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ZIP Code 94603

Primary City:Oakland, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: North Stonehurst
County: Alameda County
Timezone: Pacific (2:17am)
Area code: 510 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.74, -122.17
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94603

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 94603. 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 94603. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 94603, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 94603 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94603 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 94603 are primarily black or African American. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 94603 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,403
Population Density 9,630 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,950
Median Home Value $214,600
Land Area 3.26 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,860
Median Household Income $40,927

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4301,3991,2611,3511,3181,2691,2371,2001,096945857651449325254154127107
Female1,3931,2761,3141,3341,2671,2411,2341,1461,046977978770584418296246218235
Total2,8232,6752,5752,6852,5852,5102,4712,3462,1421,9221,8351,4211,033743550400345342

Gender

 Male 15,430 49%
 Female 15,973 51%
Gender

Race

 White 6,423 20.5%
 Black Or African American 11,867 37.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 232 0.7%
 Asian 1,396 4.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 441 1.4%
 Other Race 9,658 30.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,386 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner624168841,003806539410195
Renter3341,2311,18890450720712549
Total3961,6472,0721,9071,313746535244

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,489 39%
 Single Guardian 3,223 36%
 Singles 1,647 19%
 Singles With Roommate 501 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 4,395 50%
 Households with Kids 4,465 50%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male269305277298274279253310283270266252237236246260283260302266
Female311257269279260269226239282239276261258280258263281264268240
Total580562546577534548479549565509542513495516504523564524570506

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94603 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 94603 were primarily built in the 1940s. Looking at 94603 real estate data, the median home value of $214,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 94603 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 94603 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 94603 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 31,162 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 5 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 4 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 232 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,536 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 779 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,545 46%
 Households Vacant 1,090 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 549 50%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 1%
 For Sale Only 181 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 39 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 294 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 217 4%
 1 Bedroom 886 18%
 2 Bedroom 2,207 44%
 3+ Bedroom 1,702 34%
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 $40,927 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 94603 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 94603 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 94603 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 7,531 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,803 28%
 No Earnings 10,106 41%
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 7,531 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,803 28%
 No Earnings 10,106 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,545 80.7%
 Public transportation 1,430 12.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 318 2.7%
 Worked at Home 525 4.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 3,672 41.5%
 High School Graduate 4,169 47.1%
 Associate's degree 302 3.4%
 Bachelor's degree 560 6.3%
 Master's degree 85 1.0%
 Professional school degree 38 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 26 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,821 84.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 518 6.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 723 9.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94603

ZIP Code 94603 is in the Oakland Unf School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94603.

Aspire Lionel Wilson College Preparatory Academy
400 105th Ave
Oakland, CA 94603
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Oakland Unf School District
Brookfield Elementary
401 Jones Ave
Oakland, CA 94603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Madison Middle School
400 Capistrano Dr
Oakland, CA 94603
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Sobrante Park Elementary
470 El Paseo Dr
Oakland, CA 94603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Esperanza Elementary
10315 East St
Oakland, CA 94603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Aspire Monarch Academy
1445 101st Ave
Oakland, CA 94603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Reach Academy
9860 Sunnyside St
Oakland, CA 94603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Elmhurst Community Prep
1800 98th Ave
Oakland, CA 94603
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Fred T. Korematsu Discovery Academy
10315 East St
Oakland, CA 94603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Alliance Academy
1800 98th Ave
Oakland, CA 94603
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Cox Academy
9860 Sunnyside St
Oakland, CA 94603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alameda County Office of Education School District

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