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ZIP Code 94598

Primary City:Walnut Creek, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: San Marcos
County: Contra Costa
Timezone: Pacific (12:29pm)
Area code: 925 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.91, -122.05
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94598

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 94598. 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 94598. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 94598, 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:
Walnut Creek, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 94598 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94598 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 slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 94598 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 94598 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,818
Population Density 1,693 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,756
Median Home Value $719,200
Land Area 15.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,390
Median Household Income $121,067

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5458088698674544834526388341,0731,040952867679581498360335
Female5217428597284085405197679691,1171,1621,086968810695546499547
Total1,0661,5501,7281,5958621,0239711,4051,8032,1902,2022,0381,8351,4891,2761,044859882

Gender

 Male 12,335 48%
 Female 13,483 52%
Gender

Race

 White 19,966 77.3%
 Black Or African American 284 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 68 0.3%
 Asian 3,905 15.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 53 0.2%
 Other Race 399 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,143 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner162961,0731,9641,8731,4791,057383
Renter82464515374304152174184
Total987601,5882,3382,1771,6311,231567

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,259 60%
 Single Guardian 1,071 10%
 Singles 2,524 24%
 Singles With Roommate 536 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,283 70%
 Households with Kids 3,107 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10310311312815216716215417316216419417017919820319816210693
Female901111261161241551441501691601721621881771751781791237371
Total193214239244276322306304342322336356358356373381377285179164

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94598 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 94598 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 94598 real estate data, the median home value of $719,200 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 94598. Rentals in 94598 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 94598 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,560 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 203 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 55 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,107 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,034 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,249 21%
 Households Vacant 366 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 126 34%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 3%
 For Sale Only 84 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 89 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 72 4%
 1 Bedroom 541 30%
 2 Bedroom 597 33%
 3+ Bedroom 585 33%
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 $121,067 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 94598 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 94598 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 94598. 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 8,267 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,263 25%
 No Earnings 7,697 36%
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 8,267 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,263 25%
 No Earnings 7,697 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,862 74%
 Public transportation 1,695 14%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 352 3%
 Worked at Home 1,054 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 94598 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 120 1%
 High School Graduate 1,932 22%
 Associate's degree 459 5%
 Bachelor's degree 3,570 40%
 Master's degree 1,596 18%
 Professional school degree 809 9%
 Doctorate degree 486 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,333 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 971 18%
 Not Enrolled in School 139 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94598

ZIP Code 94598 is in the Mt. Diablo Unf School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94598.

Bancroft Elementary
2200 Parish Dr
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mt. Diablo Unf School District
Foothill Middle School
2775 Cedro Ln
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mt. Diablo Unf School District
Valle Verde Elementary
3275 Peachwillow Ln
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mt. Diablo Unf School District
Walnut Acres Elementary
180 Cerezo Dr
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mt. Diablo Unf School District
Eagle Peak Montessori
800 Hutchinson Rd
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mt. Diablo Unf School District
Indian Valley Elementary
551 Marshall Dr
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Walnut Creek Elementary School District
Northgate High School
425 Castle Rock Rd
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mt. Diablo Unf School District
Seven Hills School
975 N San Carlos Dr
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Berean Christian High School
245 El Divisadero Ave
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Springfield Montessori School
2780 Mitchell Dr
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Northcreek Academy & Preschool
2303 Ygnacio Valley Rd a
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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