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ZIP Code 94704

Primary City:Berkeley, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Southside
County: Alameda County
Timezone: Pacific (9:05pm)
Area code: 510 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.87, -122.25
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94704

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 94704. 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 94704. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 94704, 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:
Berkeley, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 94704 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94704 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 94704 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. 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 94704 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,592
Population Density 23,930 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,683
Median Home Value $642,000
Land Area 1.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,053
Median Household Income $31,116

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 22Male Median Age: 22Female Median Age: 21

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male13482902,4785,8201,32660638732528330830428518589674042
Female10588813,1945,940955451289200211235247227153787188128
Total2391701715,67211,7602,2811,057676525494543551512338167138128170

Gender

 Male 12,851 50%
 Female 12,741 50%
Gender

Race

 White 12,082 47.2%
 Black Or African American 1,173 4.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 95 0.4%
 Asian 9,505 37.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 31 0.1%
 Other Race 1,114 4.4%
 Two Or More Races 1,592 6.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3262931352231397143
Renter4,5991,70258544549122613077
Total4,6311,764678580714365201120

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 795 9%
 Single Guardian 502 6%
 Singles 3,807 42%
 Singles With Roommate 3,949 44%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,586 95%
 Households with Kids 467 5%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male33232125201616171317111720251923388641,5341,701
Female24202111241814181416171814162423451,1341,9682,090
Total57434236443430352733283534414346831,9983,5023,791

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94704 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 94704 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 94704 real estate data, the median home value of $642,000 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 94704. Rentals in 94704 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 94704 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 18,660 72.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 15 0.1%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 67 0.3%
 Other Institutional 29 0.1%
 College Student Housing 6,192 24.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 629 2.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 547 6%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 251 3%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,255 85%
 Households Vacant 630 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 359 57.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 3.8%
 For Sale Only 11 1.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 77 12.2%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 147 23.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,084 15%
 1 Bedroom 3,248 44%
 2 Bedroom 2,167 29%
 3+ Bedroom 954 13%
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 $31,116 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 94704 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 94704 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. ZIP code 94704 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 94704 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 94704 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 94704 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,921 12%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,346 43%
 No Earnings 11,002 45%
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 2,921 12%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,346 43%
 No Earnings 11,002 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,007 23.3%
 Public transportation 1,974 22.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 3,798 44.0%
 Worked at Home 834 9.7%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 188 5%
 High School Graduate 1,038 25%
 Associate's degree 143 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,454 36%
 Master's degree 766 19%
 Professional school degree 159 4%
 Doctorate degree 331 8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 686 85.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 100 12.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 2.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94704

ZIP Code 94704 is in the Berkeley Unf School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94704.

Berkeley Special Education Preschool
2134 Mlk Jr. Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Berkeley Unf School District
Washington Elementary
2300 Martin Luther King Jr Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Berkeley Unf School District
Berkeley High School
1980 Allston Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Berkeley Unf School District
Berkeley Tech Academy
2701 Martin Luther King Jr Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Berkeley Unf School District
Global Montessori International School
2314 Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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