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ZIP Code 94949

Primary City:Novato, CA (View All Cities)
County: Marin County
Timezone: Pacific (7:22pm)
Area code: 415 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.07, -122.54
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94949

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 94949. 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 94949. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 94949, 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:
Bel Marin Keyes, Ignacio

Stats and Demographics for the 94949 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94949 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 94949 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 extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 94949 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,202
Population Density 1,145 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,282
Median Home Value $573,800
Land Area 15.03 sq mi
Water Area 1.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,902
Median Household Income $77,308

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male629702558483405421469551656654567547495419270200134131
Female560585527384327431514587724681667686640475385270235233
Total1,1891,2871,0858677328529831,1381,3801,3351,2341,2331,135894655470369364

Gender

 Male 8,291 48%
 Female 8,911 52%
Gender

Race

 White 12,780 74.3%
 Black Or African American 523 3.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 94 0.5%
 Asian 1,150 6.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 39 0.2%
 Other Race 1,690 9.8%
 Two Or More Races 926 5.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner111827289771,114862523233
Renter1045195564803091719142
Total1157011,2841,4571,4231,033614275

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,363 49%
 Single Guardian 1,022 15%
 Singles 2,032 29%
 Singles With Roommate 485 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,594 67%
 Households with Kids 2,308 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male11414312715114915115112912211612112088113105105101937987
Female1171141181201151241081191191289510196107998375735476
Total231257245271264275259248241244216221184220204188176166133163

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94949 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 94949 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 94949 real estate data, the median home value of $573,800 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 94949 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 94949 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 94949 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,085 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 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 117 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,567 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,063 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,272 31%
 Households Vacant 380 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 90 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 3%
 For Sale Only 56 15%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 77 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 135 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 88 4%
 1 Bedroom 347 16%
 2 Bedroom 1,001 46%
 3+ Bedroom 760 35%
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 $77,308 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 94949 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 94949 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 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 94949. 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 4,943 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,870 29%
 No Earnings 4,733 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 4,943 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,870 29%
 No Earnings 4,733 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,385 82.8%
 Public transportation 532 6.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 250 3.2%
 Worked at Home 531 6.9%
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 449 8%
 High School Graduate 2,179 38%
 Associate's degree 323 6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,532 27%
 Master's degree 766 13%
 Professional school degree 234 4%
 Doctorate degree 261 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,108 66.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 843 26.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 244 7.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94949

ZIP Code 94949 is in the Novato Unf School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94949.

Novato Early Intervention
931 C St
Novato, CA 94949
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Novato Unf School District
Hamilton Meadow Park
1 Main Gate Rd
Novato, CA 94949
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Novato Unf School District
Loma Verde Elementary
399 Alameda De La Loma
Novato, CA 94949
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Novato Unf School District
Novato Charter
940 C St
Novato, CA 94949
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Novato Unf School District
San Jose Intermediate
1000 Sunset Parkway
Novato, CA 94949
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Novato Unf School District

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