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ZIP Code 94901

Primary City:San Rafael, CA (View All Cities)
County: Marin County
Timezone: Pacific (10:59pm)
Area code: 415 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.97, -122.50
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94901

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 94901. 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 94901. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 94901, 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:
San Rafael, CA
Acceptable:
San Anselmo

Stats and Demographics for the 94901 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94901 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 94901 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 a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 94901 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 41,157
Population Density 3,127 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,408
Median Home Value $779,100
Land Area 13.16 sq mi
Water Area 3.78 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,554
Median Household Income $72,311

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4221,2369491,1301,6602,0231,7451,6641,6771,4431,3821,3191,203850580384274288
Female1,3501,1409421,0571,2691,4571,4161,4051,4701,3431,4181,4551,347935591450412471
Total2,7722,3761,8912,1872,9293,4803,1613,0693,1472,7862,8002,7742,5501,7851,171834686759

Gender

 Male 21,229 52%
 Female 19,928 48%
Gender

Race

 White 27,925 67.8%
 Black Or African American 738 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 597 1.5%
 Asian 2,125 5.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 94 0.2%
 Other Race 7,432 18.1%
 Two Or More Races 2,246 5.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner162561,0931,5902,0381,439760356
Renter4852,0901,8841,4341,188462259204
Total5012,3462,9773,0243,2261,9011,019560

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,831 44%
 Single Guardian 2,200 14%
 Singles 4,771 31%
 Singles With Roommate 1,752 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,982 71%
 Households with Kids 4,572 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male295287293264279241293211212218166163199203174213230241272291
Female263292268251255249203215218200183185194180191179160251276254
Total558579561515534490496426430418349348393383365392390492548545

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94901 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 rented. Homes in ZIP code 94901 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 94901 real estate data, the median home value of $779,100 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 94901. Rentals in 94901 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 94901 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 39,888 96.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 52 0.1%
 Other Institutional 46 0.1%
 College Student Housing 511 1.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 660 1.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,715 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,833 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,006 49%
 Households Vacant 854 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 403 47%
 Rented & Unoccupied 36 4%
 For Sale Only 106 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 89 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 196 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 623 8%
 1 Bedroom 3,029 39%
 2 Bedroom 2,871 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,238 16%
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 $72,311 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 94901 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 94901 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 94901 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 13,050 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,882 33%
 No Earnings 9,422 28%
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 13,050 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 10,882 33%
 No Earnings 9,422 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,700 70.2%
 Public transportation 2,683 12.8%
 Taxicab 34 0.2%
 Motorcycle 67 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,940 9.3%
 Worked at Home 1,525 7.3%
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 2,754 19%
 High School Graduate 5,148 35%
 Associate's degree 742 5%
 Bachelor's degree 3,548 24%
 Master's degree 1,295 9%
 Professional school degree 941 6%
 Doctorate degree 369 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,098 73.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,273 18.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 578 8.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94901

ZIP Code 94901 is in the San Rafael City Elementary School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94901.

Bahia Vista Elementary
125 Bahia Way
San Rafael, CA 94901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Rafael City Elementary School District
Coleman Elementary
800 Belle Ave
San Rafael, CA 94901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Rafael City Elementary School District
Glenwood Elementary
25 Castlewood Dr
San Rafael, CA 94901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Rafael City Elementary School District
James B. Davidson Middle School
280 Woodland Ave
San Rafael, CA 94901
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: San Rafael City Elementary School District
Sun Valley Elementary
75 Happy Ln
San Rafael, CA 94901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Rafael City Elementary School District
Laurel Dell Elementary
225 Woodland Ave
San Rafael, CA 94901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Rafael City Elementary School District
San Pedro Elementary
498 Point San Pedro Rd
San Rafael, CA 94901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Rafael City Elementary School District
Short Elementary
35 Marin St
San Rafael, CA 94901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Rafael City Elementary School District
Madrone High Continuation
185 Mission Ave
San Rafael, CA 94901
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: San Rafael City High School District
San Rafael High School
185 Mission Ave
San Rafael, CA 94901
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: San Rafael City High School District
St Raphael School
1100 5th Ave
San Rafael, CA 94901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Anova Center for Education San Rafael
150 Lovell Ave
San Rafael, CA 94901
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Trinity Preschool & Kindergarten
333 Woodland Ave
San Rafael, CA 94901
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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