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ZIP Code 94602

Primary City:Oakland, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Lincoln Highlands
County: Alameda County
Timezone: Pacific (2:27pm)
Area code: 510 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.80, -122.20
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94602

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 94602. 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 94602. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 94602, 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:
Oakland, CA
Acceptable:
Piedmont

Stats and Demographics for the 94602 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94602 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 94602 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 extremely large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 94602 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,329
Population Density 8,574 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,498
Median Home Value $548,500
Land Area 3.30 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,702
Median Household Income $71,510

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9887837166476427269091,1371,0631,0241,0121,076894548351284187193
Female8818287306676888261,1091,2571,1981,2311,2551,2711,094711437326291349
Total1,8691,6111,4461,3141,3301,5522,0182,3942,2612,2552,2672,3471,9881,259788610478542

Gender

 Male 13,180 47%
 Female 15,149 53%
Gender

Race

 White 12,929 45.6%
 Black Or African American 5,082 17.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 200 0.7%
 Asian 6,570 23.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 86 0.3%
 Other Race 1,687 6.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,775 6.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner273841,3211,5891,804853516251
Renter2101,0761,1241,00082242621584
Total2371,4602,4452,5892,6261,279731335

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,755 41%
 Single Guardian 2,183 19%
 Singles 3,524 30%
 Singles With Roommate 1,240 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,230 70%
 Households with Kids 3,472 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male213198193179178143153157152156152150118140141135144123104124
Female185197158163167170179156156147120145154164145149153110110117
Total398395351342345313332313308303272295272304286284297233214241

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94602 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 94602 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 94602 real estate data, the median home value of $548,500 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 94602. Rentals in 94602 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 94602 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,169 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 30 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 84 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 46 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,331 43%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,414 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,957 40%
 Households Vacant 796 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 380 47.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 1.4%
 For Sale Only 107 13.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 5.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 232 29.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 244 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,612 33%
 2 Bedroom 2,067 42%
 3+ Bedroom 964 20%
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 $71,510 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 94602 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 94602 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. Most commuters in 94602 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,389 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,565 28%
 No Earnings 7,283 31%
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 9,389 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,565 28%
 No Earnings 7,283 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,585 74.8%
 Public transportation 2,194 15.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 67 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 407 2.9%
 Worked at Home 898 6.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,172 13%
 High School Graduate 3,367 37%
 Associate's degree 459 5%
 Bachelor's degree 2,263 25%
 Master's degree 1,246 14%
 Professional school degree 361 4%
 Doctorate degree 343 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,775 76.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 989 19.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 197 4.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94602

ZIP Code 94602 is in the Oakland Unf School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94602.

Bret Harte Middle School
3700 Coolidge Ave
Oakland, CA 94602
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Fruitvale Elementary
3200 Boston Ave
Oakland, CA 94602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Glenview Elementary
4215 La Cresta Ave
Oakland, CA 94602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Sequoia Elementary
3730 Lincoln Ave
Oakland, CA 94602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
St Jarlath Elementary School
2634 Pleasant St
Oakland, CA 94602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Head Royce School
4315 Lincoln Ave
Oakland, CA 94602
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Fred Finch-Oakland Hills Academy
3800 Coolidge Ave
Oakland, CA 94602
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Lincoln Child Center
4368 Lincoln Ave
Oakland, CA 94602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Growing Light Montessori School
4700 Lincoln Ave
Oakland, CA 94602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Redwood Day School
3245 Sheffield Ave
Oakland, CA 94602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
The Renaissance School
3668 Dimond Ave
Oakland, CA 94602
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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