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ZIP Code 94804

Primary City:Richmond, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Cortez
County: Contra Costa County
Timezone: Pacific (12:27pm)
Area code: 510 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.92, -122.34
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94804

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 94804. 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 94804. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 94804, 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:
Richmond, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 94804 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94804 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 94804 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 94804 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 38,559
Population Density 6,241 people per sq mi
Housing Units 15,257
Median Home Value $234,500
Land Area 6.18 sq mi
Water Area 2.65 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,948
Median Household Income $49,261

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5481,3511,2981,3681,3131,4711,5321,3911,3801,2531,1621,013857539405262200170
Female1,4671,3141,2041,3681,3991,5241,5731,4371,3591,3601,3651,2271,089722528424313373
Total3,0152,6652,5022,7362,7122,9953,1052,8282,7392,6132,5272,2401,9461,261933686513543

Gender

 Male 18,513 48%
 Female 20,046 52%
Gender

Race

 White 11,324 29.4%
 Black Or African American 12,415 32.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 245 0.6%
 Asian 3,928 10.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 238 0.6%
 Other Race 8,254 21.4%
 Two Or More Races 2,155 5.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner655911,2411,4831,587988610309
Renter4801,8101,6171,42398947421071
Total5452,4012,8582,9062,5761,462820380

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,883 35%
 Single Guardian 4,044 29%
 Singles 3,968 28%
 Singles With Roommate 1,053 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,807 63%
 Households with Kids 5,141 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male315313349285298265274262252276262262260238263254296278277276
Female282286303303249263266279257262239242230231276270252279291276
Total597599652588547528540541509538501504490469539524548557568552

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94804 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 94804 were primarily built in the 1940s or the 1950s. Looking at 94804 real estate data, the median home value of $234,500 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 94804 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 94804 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 94804 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 38,331 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 12 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 77 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 139 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,466 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,408 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,074 46%
 Households Vacant 1,309 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 602 46%
 Rented & Unoccupied 23 2%
 For Sale Only 193 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 45 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 54 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 392 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 170 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,430 19%
 2 Bedroom 3,507 47%
 3+ Bedroom 2,370 32%
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 $49,261 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 94804 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 94804 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. However, that is not the case in 94804. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11,420 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,060 29%
 No Earnings 11,177 35%
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 11,420 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,060 29%
 No Earnings 11,177 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,537 76.9%
 Public transportation 2,705 15.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 10 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 691 3.9%
 Worked at Home 659 3.7%
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 2,843 24%
 High School Graduate 5,864 49%
 Associate's degree 386 3%
 Bachelor's degree 1,860 16%
 Master's degree 596 5%
 Professional school degree 170 1%
 Doctorate degree 238 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,358 81.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 687 8.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 738 9.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94804

ZIP Code 94804 is in the West Contra Costa Unf School District. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94804.

Coronado Elementary
2001 Virginia Ave
Richmond, CA 94804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Contra Costa Unf School District
Ford Elementary
2711 Maricopa Ave
Richmond, CA 94804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Contra Costa Unf School District
Grant Elementary
2400 Downer Ave
Richmond, CA 94804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Contra Costa Unf School District
King Elementary
234 South 39th St
Richmond, CA 94804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Contra Costa Unf School District
Nystrom Elementary
230 Harbour Way South
Richmond, CA 94804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Contra Costa Unf School District
Stege Elementary
4949 Cypress Ave
Richmond, CA 94804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Contra Costa Unf School District
Richmond College Preparatory
214 South 11th St
Richmond, CA 94804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Contra Costa Unf School District
Richmond Charter Academy
3200 Barrett Ave
Richmond, CA 94804
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: West Contra Costa Unf School District
Kennedy High School
4300 Cutting Blvd
Richmond, CA 94804
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Contra Costa Unf School District
Richmond High School
1250 23rd St
Richmond, CA 94804
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Contra Costa Unf School District
Leadership Public Schools: Richmond
251 South 12th St
Richmond, CA 94804
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West Contra Costa Unf School District
Salesian High School
2851 Salesian Ave
Richmond, CA 94804
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
St Cornelius School
201 28th St
Richmond, CA 94804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Vista Christian School
2354 Andrade Ave
Richmond, CA 94804
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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