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ZIP Code 94530

Primary City:El Cerrito, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Array
County: Contra Costa
Timezone: Pacific (9:26am)
Coordinates:37.91, -122.30
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94530

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 94530. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 94530. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 94530, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
El Cerrito, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 94530 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94530 is located in west California and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 94530 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 94530 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,877
Population Density 4,945 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,914
Median Home Value $571,800
Land Area 4.83 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,323
Median Household Income $84,466

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male737651482443555797834902940858831845803537386313262296
Female605586471429469794842981926946938998945586490447386566
Total1,3421,2379538721,0241,5911,6761,8831,8661,8041,7691,8431,7481,123876760648862

Gender

 Male 11,472 48%
 Female 12,405 52%
Gender

Race

 White 12,741 53.4%
 Black Or African American 1,860 7.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 111 0.5%
 Asian 6,495 27.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 38 0.2%
 Other Race 1,089 4.6%
 Two Or More Races 1,543 6.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner142549821,2411,496943777518
Renter1551,008954744662281168126
Total1691,2621,9361,9852,1581,224945644

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,757 46%
 Single Guardian 1,490 14%
 Singles 3,039 29%
 Singles With Roommate 1,037 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,691 75%
 Households with Kids 2,632 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male136152146141155135126118117859911011276959093986793
Female1201231381141231231151101159794968110311779114665373
Total256275284255278258241228232182193206193179212169207164120166

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94530 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 94530 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1940s. Looking at 94530 real estate data, the median home value of $571,800 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 94530. Rentals in 94530 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 94530 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,784 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 43 0.2%
 Other Institutional 2 0.0%
 College Student Housing 6 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 42 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,233 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,992 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,098 38%
 Households Vacant 591 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 243 41%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 3%
 For Sale Only 70 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 50 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 183 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 214 5%
 1 Bedroom 894 22%
 2 Bedroom 2,173 54%
 3+ Bedroom 779 19%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $84,466 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 94530 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 94530 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 94530. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 8,119 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,819 28%
 No Earnings 6,639 32%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 8,119 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,819 28%
 No Earnings 6,639 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,770 63.5%
 Public transportation 2,729 22.3%
 Taxicab 15 0.1%
 Motorcycle 5 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 678 5.5%
 Worked at Home 1,038 8.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 596 7%
 High School Graduate 2,446 27%
 Associate's degree 441 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,913 32%
 Master's degree 1,594 18%
 Professional school degree 352 4%
 Doctorate degree 727 8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,987 62.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,004 31.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 167 5.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94530

ZIP Code 94530 is in the West Contra Costa Unf School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94530.

Cameron
7140 Gladys Ave
El Cerrito, CA 94530
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: West Contra Costa Unf School District
Fairmont Elementary
724 Kearney St
El Cerrito, CA 94530
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Contra Costa Unf School District
Harding Elementary
7230 Fairmont Ave
El Cerrito, CA 94530
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Contra Costa Unf School District
Madera Elementary
8500 Madera Dr
El Cerrito, CA 94530
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Contra Costa Unf School District
Portola Junior High School
1021 Navellier St
El Cerrito, CA 94530
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: West Contra Costa Unf School District
El Cerrito Senior High School
540 Ashbury Ave
El Cerrito, CA 94530
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Contra Costa Unf School District
St John the Baptist
11156 San Pablo Ave
El Cerrito, CA 94530
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Jerome Catholic School
320 San Carlos Ave
El Cerrito, CA 94530
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Tehiyah Day School
2603 Tassajara Ave
El Cerrito, CA 94530
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Windrush School
1800 Elm St
El Cerrito, CA 94530
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Prospect Sierra School
960 Avis Dr
El Cerrito, CA 94530
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori Family School
7075 Cutting Blvd
El Cerrito, CA 94530
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori Family School-Scenic
7075 Cutting Blvd
El Cerrito, CA 94530
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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