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ZIP Code 94621

Primary City:Oakland, CA (View All Cities)
County: Alameda County
Timezone: Pacific (11:02pm)
Area code: 510 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.74, -122.21
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94621

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 94621. 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 94621. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 94621, 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 94621 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94621 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 94621 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 an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 94621 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,870
Population Density 3,840 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,689
Median Home Value $198,200
Land Area 7.78 sq mi
Water Area 1.77 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,473
Median Household Income $31,082

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 30

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4071,3171,2891,3651,2531,3091,2131,124981820804632437285203134113103
Female1,3691,3381,1451,2601,2901,2191,1581,077947901828692508371321240211206
Total2,7762,6552,4342,6252,5432,5282,3712,2011,9281,7211,6321,324945656524374324309

Gender

 Male 14,789 50%
 Female 15,081 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,068 20%
 Black Or African American 10,906 37%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 256 1%
 Asian 1,275 4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 409 1%
 Other Race 9,508 32%
 Two Or More Races 1,448 5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner53290613712614381290158
Renter3781,3781,3421,01764734918566
Total4311,6681,9551,7291,261730475224

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,006 35%
 Single Guardian 3,307 39%
 Singles 1,699 20%
 Singles With Roommate 461 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,138 49%
 Households with Kids 4,335 51%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male288322266277253256273275260282275236249247244249298290284303
Female262259302250299257244272266235232236205237259267249242243285
Total550581568527552513517547526517507472454484503516547532527588

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94621 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 94621 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 94621 real estate data, the median home value of $198,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 94621 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 94621 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 94621 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,560 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 9 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 63 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 238 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,516 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 595 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,362 55%
 Households Vacant 1,216 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 683 56.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 0.9%
 For Sale Only 128 10.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 33 2.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 0.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 350 28.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 239 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,039 17%
 2 Bedroom 2,694 44%
 3+ Bedroom 2,170 35%
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 $31,082 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 94621 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 94621 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 94621 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 6,530 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,508 29%
 No Earnings 9,369 42%
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 6,530 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,508 29%
 No Earnings 9,369 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,534 77%
 Public transportation 1,514 14%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 712 6%
 Worked at Home 279 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 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 3,762 44.8%
 High School Graduate 3,669 43.7%
 Associate's degree 468 5.6%
 Bachelor's degree 365 4.3%
 Master's degree 76 0.9%
 Professional school degree 46 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 9 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,430 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 348 4%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,185 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94621

ZIP Code 94621 is in the Oakland Unf School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94621.

Coliseum College Prep Academy
1390 66th Ave
Oakland, CA 94621
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Oakland Unf School District
New Highland Academy
8521 a St
Oakland, CA 94621
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Lighthouse Community Charter
444 Hegenberger St
Oakland, CA 94621
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Encompass Academy Elementary
1025 81st Ave
Oakland, CA 94621
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Acorn Woodland Elementary
1025 81st Ave
Oakland, CA 94621
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Rise Community
8521 a St
Oakland, CA 94621
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Roots International Academy
1390 66th Ave
Oakland, CA 94621
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Greenleaf Elementary
6328 East 17th St
Oakland, CA 94621
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Futures Elementary
6701 International Blvd
Oakland, CA 94621
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Community United Elementary
6701 International Blvd
Oakland, CA 94621
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
East Oakland Pride Elementary
8000 Birch St
Oakland, CA 94621
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Lighthouse Community Charter High School
444 Hegenberger Rd
Oakland, CA 94621
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Oakland Unf School District
Ile Omode
8924 Holly St
Oakland, CA 94621
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Acts Christian Academy
1034 66th Ave
Oakland, CA 94621
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Dr Herbert Guice Christian Academy
6925 International Blvd
Oakland, CA 94621
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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