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ZIP Code 94945

Primary City:Novato, CA (View All Cities)
County: Marin County
Timezone: Pacific (9:39am)
Area code: 415 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.13, -122.56
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94945

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 94945. 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 94945. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 94945, 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:
Novato, CA
Unacceptable:
Black Point, San Marin

Stats and Demographics for the 94945 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94945 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 94945 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 94945 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,167
Population Density 660 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,020
Median Home Value $619,200
Land Area 26.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.86 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,702
Median Household Income $83,026

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male436532537563413423416504618653717713629505298233138119
Female428478532481368365405513662768766796730501316233170208
Total8641,0101,0691,0447817888211,0171,2801,4211,4831,5091,3591,006614466308327

Gender

 Male 8,447 49%
 Female 8,720 51%
Gender

Race

 White 13,757 80.1%
 Black Or African American 320 1.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 108 0.6%
 Asian 1,059 6.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 29 0.2%
 Other Race 1,223 7.1%
 Two Or More Races 671 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner161745931,1211,284844434177
Renter7036249243835318011054
Total865361,0851,5591,6371,024544231

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,693 55%
 Single Guardian 932 14%
 Singles 1,602 24%
 Singles With Roommate 475 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,624 69%
 Households with Kids 2,078 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8588939395121101103112891101081191111361171251265998
Female81821049191103102988495109108108112110104115866677
Total166170197184186224203201196184219216227223246221240212125175

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94945 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 94945 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 94945 real estate data, the median home value of $619,200 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 94945. Rentals in 94945 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 94945 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,089 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 76 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,621 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,022 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,059 29%
 Households Vacant 318 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 142 45%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 3%
 For Sale Only 47 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 12%
 For Migrant Workers 4 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 68 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 138 6%
 1 Bedroom 365 17%
 2 Bedroom 856 40%
 3+ Bedroom 780 36%
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 $83,026 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 94945 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. Residents in ZIP code 94945 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 94945 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. Most commuters in 94945 can expect to fall in that range. 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 5,727 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,115 28%
 No Earnings 4,686 32%
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 5,727 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,115 28%
 No Earnings 4,686 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,871 80.4%
 Public transportation 513 6.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 280 3.3%
 Worked at Home 874 10.2%
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 425 7%
 High School Graduate 2,485 40%
 Associate's degree 458 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,848 30%
 Master's degree 626 10%
 Professional school degree 300 5%
 Doctorate degree 119 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,569 77.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 413 12.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 354 10.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94945

ZIP Code 94945 is in the Novato Unf School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94945.

Olive Elementary
629 Plum St
Novato, CA 94945
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Novato Unf School District
San Ramon Elementary
45 San Ramon Way
Novato, CA 94945
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Novato Unf School District
San Marin High School
15 San Marin Dr
Novato, CA 94945
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Novato Unf School District
San Marin High School-Plus
15 San Marin Dr
Novato, CA 94945
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Novato Unf School District
Our Lady of Loretto School
1811 Virginia Ave
Novato, CA 94945
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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