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ZIP Code 94705

Primary City:Berkeley, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Elmwood
County: Alameda
Timezone: Pacific (12:34pm)
Area code: 510 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.86, -122.26
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94705

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 94705. 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 94705. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 94705, 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 94705 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94705 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 94705 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 94705 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,762
Population Density 3,862 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,133
Median Home Value $959,300
Land Area 3.30 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,718
Median Household Income $94,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 43

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male284258239252539521397388406434409477464379253164108109
Female242290242300547572417433420427492551541404226197162218
Total5265484815521,0861,0938148218268619011,0281,005783479361270327

Gender

 Male 6,081 48%
 Female 6,681 52%
Gender

Race

 White 9,885 77.5%
 Black Or African American 493 3.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 40 0.3%
 Asian 1,442 11.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 22 0.2%
 Other Race 259 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 621 4.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner787428643888658319147
Renter34276943832931716410676
Total3498568669721,205822425223

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,237 39%
 Single Guardian 491 9%
 Singles 1,965 34%
 Singles With Roommate 1,025 18%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,590 80%
 Households with Kids 1,128 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5456585855595145484366404248533348516780
Female47345056646462505057476129484662464510194
Total101901081141191231139598100113101719699959496168174

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94705 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 94705 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 94705 real estate data, the median home value of $959,300 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 94705. Rentals in 94705 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 94705 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,544 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 132 1.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 46 0.4%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 40 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,292 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 885 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,541 41%
 Households Vacant 415 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 147 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 3%
 For Sale Only 42 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 59 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 137 33%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 268 10%
 1 Bedroom 1,169 45%
 2 Bedroom 686 26%
 3+ Bedroom 475 18%
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 $94,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 94705 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. ZIP code 94705 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 94705 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. A higher percentage of people in 94705 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 94705 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 4,512 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,466 30%
 No Earnings 3,454 30%
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 4,512 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,466 30%
 No Earnings 3,454 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,103 45.5%
 Public transportation 1,258 18.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 29 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,374 20.1%
 Worked at Home 1,060 15.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 94705 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 56 1%
 High School Graduate 718 15%
 Associate's degree 162 3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,652 35%
 Master's degree 901 19%
 Professional school degree 636 13%
 Doctorate degree 622 13%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 781 55.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 622 43.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 1.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94705

ZIP Code 94705 is in the Berkeley Unf School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94705.

Emerson Elementary
2800 Forest Ave
Berkeley, CA 94705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Berkeley Unf School District
Leconte Elementary
2241 Russell St
Berkeley, CA 94705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Berkeley Unf School District
Willard Middle School
2425 Stuart St
Berkeley, CA 94705
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Berkeley Unf School District
John Muir Elementary
2955 Claremont Ave
Berkeley, CA 94705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Berkeley Unf School District
Maybeck High School
2727 College Ave
Berkeley, CA 94705
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
The Academy
2722 Benvenue Ave
Berkeley, CA 94705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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