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ZIP Code 94606

Primary City:Oakland, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: East Peralta
County: Alameda County
Timezone: Pacific (7:58pm)
Area code: 510 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.79, -122.25
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94606

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 94606. 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 94606. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 94606, 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 94606 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94606 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 94606 are primarily Asian. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 94606 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 36,672
Population Density 16,037 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,289
Median Home Value $326,300
Land Area 2.29 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,596
Median Household Income $38,363

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1449599261,0751,3551,8131,6561,5931,3471,3001,2411,098841543413317237186
Female1,0579309009861,4531,9621,7881,4751,2851,2261,3451,149907578483402342360
Total2,2011,8891,8262,0612,8083,7753,4443,0682,6322,5262,5862,2471,7481,121896719579546

Gender

 Male 18,044 49%
 Female 18,628 51%
Gender

Race

 White 7,627 20.8%
 Black Or African American 7,146 19.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 256 0.7%
 Asian 15,531 42.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 139 0.4%
 Other Race 4,161 11.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,812 4.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner37287564625656374287120
Renter6672,9912,5532,2081,683807515222
Total7043,2783,1172,8332,3391,181802342

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,475 31%
 Single Guardian 3,174 22%
 Singles 5,208 36%
 Singles With Roommate 1,739 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,556 72%
 Households with Kids 4,040 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male239238226211183198190198190180206177186177202244203212214237
Female200229203204182185177203183186167172166209192193187204210237
Total439467429415365383367401373366373349352386394437390416424474

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94606 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 94606 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 94606 real estate data, the median home value of $326,300 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 94606 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 94606 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 94606 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,381 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 202 0.6%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 89 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,069 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 881 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 11,646 71%
 Households Vacant 1,693 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,141 67.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 44 2.6%
 For Sale Only 70 4.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 2.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 52 3.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 349 20.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,694 14%
 1 Bedroom 4,663 39%
 2 Bedroom 3,807 32%
 3+ Bedroom 1,742 15%
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 $38,363 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 94606 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 94606 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 94606 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 10,463 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,623 29%
 No Earnings 10,941 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 10,463 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,623 29%
 No Earnings 10,941 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,213 63.8%
 Public transportation 3,092 19.3%
 Taxicab 15 0.1%
 Motorcycle 76 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,551 9.7%
 Worked at Home 1,050 6.6%
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 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 3,484 27.8%
 High School Graduate 5,314 42.4%
 Associate's degree 955 7.6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,896 15.1%
 Master's degree 693 5.5%
 Professional school degree 79 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 106 0.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,137 89.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 329 5.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 301 5.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94606

ZIP Code 94606 is in the Oakland Unf School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94606.

Cleveland Elementary
745 Cleveland St
Oakland, CA 94606
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Franklin Elementary
915 Foothill Blvd
Oakland, CA 94606
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Garfield Elementary
1640 22nd Ave
Oakland, CA 94606
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
La Escuelita Elementary
1100 Third Ave
Oakland, CA 94606
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Roosevelt Middle School
1926 19th Ave
Oakland, CA 94606
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Dewey Academy
1111 2nd Ave
Oakland, CA 94606
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Metwest High School
1100 3rd Ave
Oakland, CA 94606
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Oakland Unf School District
St Anthony Catholic School
1500 E 15th St
Oakland, CA 94606
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Oakland Progressive Daycare
733 Beatie St
Oakland, CA 94606
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Beacon Day School
2101 Livingston St
Oakland, CA 94606
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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