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ZIP Code 94947

Primary City:Novato, CA (View All Cities)
County: Marin County
Timezone: Pacific (12:09pm)
Area code: 415 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.10, -122.64
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94947

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 94947. 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 94947. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 94947, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 94947 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94947 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 94947 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 single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 94947 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,283
Population Density 1,070 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,772
Median Home Value $570,600
Land Area 22.69 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,433
Median Household Income $80,719

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male660727768770583605618681815966969927818630397299212214
Female6227557657054946076347439271,0191,0981,027951673462391275476
Total1,2821,4821,5331,4751,0771,2121,2521,4241,7421,9852,0671,9541,7691,303859690487690

Gender

 Male 11,659 48%
 Female 12,624 52%
Gender

Race

 White 18,935 78.0%
 Black Or African American 627 2.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 106 0.4%
 Asian 1,465 6.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 56 0.2%
 Other Race 1,980 8.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,114 4.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner263309641,5911,7121,172598254
Renter109562607599420160142187
Total1358921,5712,1902,1321,332740441

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,987 53%
 Single Guardian 1,438 15%
 Singles 2,310 24%
 Singles With Roommate 698 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,415 68%
 Households with Kids 3,018 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male118133137137151142130154150147155159154153143180175153119122
Female1291241431191431511641611361551511501531561651561659912095
Total247257280256294293294315286302306309307309308336340252239217

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94947 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 94947 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 94947 real estate data, the median home value of $570,600 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 94947 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 94947 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ 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 94947 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,849 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 175 0.7%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 259 1.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,247 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,400 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,786 29%
 Households Vacant 339 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 112 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Sale Only 64 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 39 12%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 104 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 119 4%
 1 Bedroom 451 17%
 2 Bedroom 1,030 39%
 3+ Bedroom 1,068 40%
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 $80,719 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 94947 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 94947 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 7,622 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,775 29%
 No Earnings 6,248 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 7,622 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,775 29%
 No Earnings 6,248 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,451 87%
 Public transportation 468 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 306 3%
 Worked at Home 742 6%
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 665 8%
 High School Graduate 3,228 40%
 Associate's degree 807 10%
 Bachelor's degree 1,926 24%
 Master's degree 906 11%
 Professional school degree 319 4%
 Doctorate degree 237 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,732 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 929 19%
 Not Enrolled in School 291 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94947

ZIP Code 94947 is in the Novato Unf School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94947.

Nova Education Center
720 Diablo Blvd
Novato, CA 94947
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Novato Unf School District
180 Program
720 Diablo Ave
Novato, CA 94947
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Novato Unf School District
Lu Sutton Elementary
1800 Center Rd
Novato, CA 94947
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Novato Unf School District
Lynwood Elementary
1320 Lynwood Dr
Novato, CA 94947
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Novato Unf School District
Pleasant Valley Elementary
755 Sutro Ave
Novato, CA 94947
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Novato Unf School District
Rancho Elementary
1430 Johnson St
Novato, CA 94947
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Novato Unf School District
Sinaloa Middle School
2045 Vineyard Rd
Novato, CA 94947
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Novato Unf School District
Marin Oaks High School
720 Diablo Ave
Novato, CA 94947
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Novato Unf School District
Novato High School
625 Arthur St
Novato, CA 94947
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Novato Unf School District
Nexus Academy
720 Diablo Ave
Novato, CA 94947
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: Novato Unf School District
Good Shepherd Lutheran School
1180 Lynwood Dr
Novato, CA 94947
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Marin Christian Academy
1370 S Novato Blvd
Novato, CA 94947
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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