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ZIP Code 94612

Primary City:Oakland, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Downtown
County: Alameda County
Timezone: Pacific (11:55am)
Area code: 510 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.81, -122.27
ZIP (~1500 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94612

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 94612. 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 94612. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 94612, 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
Unacceptable:
Philatelic Center

Stats and Demographics for the 94612 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94612 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 94612 are primarily Asian. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 94612 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 14,389
Population Density 16,899 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,921
Median Home Value $358,800
Land Area 0.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,968
Median Household Income $26,054

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 40Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male257217150227500805832636565603543510463311259250172176
Female269225152192554880729528414374365382333277317295271356
Total5264423024191,0541,6851,5611,164979977908892796588576545443532

Gender

 Male 7,476 52%
 Female 6,913 48%
Gender

Race

 White 4,005 27.8%
 Black Or African American 4,254 29.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 89 0.6%
 Asian 4,339 30.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 43 0.3%
 Other Race 865 6.0%
 Two Or More Races 794 5.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3112135100130616041
Renter4531,8041,2111,078996704680400
Total4561,9161,3461,1781,126765740441

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,388 17%
 Single Guardian 800 10%
 Singles 4,848 61%
 Singles With Roommate 932 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,156 90%
 Households with Kids 812 10%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5846494545475336363729272730504139534452
Female4952514948543549393832222931233731376454
Total107981009493101888575756149566173787090108106

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94612 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 94612 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 94612 real estate data, the median home value of $358,800 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 94612 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 94612 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 94612 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,169 91.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 22 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 80 0.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1,118 7.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 496 6%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 146 2%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,326 82%
 Households Vacant 953 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 572 60%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 2%
 For Sale Only 53 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 250 26%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2,001 28%
 1 Bedroom 3,713 52%
 2 Bedroom 791 11%
 3+ Bedroom 591 8%
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 $26,054 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 94612 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 94612 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 94612 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 94612 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 4,096 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,130 25%
 No Earnings 5,502 43%
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 4,096 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,130 25%
 No Earnings 5,502 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,445 37.7%
 Public transportation 2,268 35.0%
 Taxicab 40 0.6%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,389 21.4%
 Worked at Home 344 5.3%
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 1,231 20%
 High School Graduate 2,482 40%
 Associate's degree 257 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,530 24%
 Master's degree 474 8%
 Professional school degree 153 2%
 Doctorate degree 123 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 637 73.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 91 10.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 139 16.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94612

ZIP Code 94612 is in the Oakland Unf School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94612.

Oakland School for the Arts
530 18th St
Oakland, CA 94612
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Oakland Unf School District
Kipp San Francisco College Preparatory
1404 Franklin St
Oakland, CA 94612
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: San Francisco Unf School District
Westlake Middle School
2629 Harrison St
Oakland, CA 94612
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Envision Academy for Arts & Tech
1515 Webster St
Oakland, CA 94612
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Alameda County Office of Education School District
Starlite Child Development Center
246 14th St
Oakland, CA 94612
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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