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ZIP Code 95060

Primary City:Santa Cruz, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Santa Cruz
County: Santa Cruz County
Timezone: Pacific (7:31am)
Area code: 831 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.0, -122.1
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 95060

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 95060. 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 95060. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 95060, 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:
Santa Cruz, CA
Acceptable:
Bonny Doon, Scotts Valley
Unacceptable:
Paradise Park

Stats and Demographics for the 95060 ZIP Code

ZIP code 95060 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 95060 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 95060 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 46,377
Population Density 684 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,875
Median Home Value $673,400
Land Area 67.83 sq mi
Water Area 3.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 18,305
Median Household Income $62,879

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9419619931,4554,3251,8971,5701,4951,5021,6221,6621,7071,407871518353285241
Female9199699551,4144,0281,5531,3821,2661,3311,4491,6251,6451,352820580435386463
Total1,8601,9301,9482,8698,3533,4502,9522,7612,8333,0713,2873,3522,7591,6911,098788671704

Gender

 Male 23,805 51%
 Female 22,572 49%
Gender

Race

 White 35,813 77.2%
 Black Or African American 815 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 349 0.8%
 Asian 2,729 5.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 86 0.2%
 Other Race 4,214 9.1%
 Two Or More Races 2,371 5.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner973571,1102,0502,4911,358763374
Renter2,5892,1551,5521,3771,139456255182
Total2,6862,5122,6623,4273,6301,8141,018556

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,543 36%
 Single Guardian 2,206 12%
 Singles 5,478 30%
 Singles With Roommate 4,078 22%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 14,276 78%
 Households with Kids 4,029 22%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1851742071921841981841812141871862102171931962032372515681,066
Female1781692071911751952241891861821961931921921882072062215921,086
Total3633434143833593934083704003693824034093853844104434721,1602,152

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 95060 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 95060 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier or the 1970s. Looking at 95060 real estate data, the median home value of $673,400 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 95060. Rentals in 95060 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 95060 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 44,438 95.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 352 0.8%
 Juvenile Facilities 25 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 2 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 117 0.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1,443 3.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,128 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,472 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 9,705 49%
 Households Vacant 1,570 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 371 23.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 66 4.2%
 For Sale Only 117 7.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 49 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 685 43.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 281 17.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1,017 11%
 1 Bedroom 2,784 29%
 2 Bedroom 3,021 31%
 3+ Bedroom 2,796 29%
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 $62,879 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 95060 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 95060 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 95060 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 95060 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12,599 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15,918 39%
 No Earnings 12,312 30%
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 12,599 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 15,918 39%
 No Earnings 12,312 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,401 68.7%
 Public transportation 1,279 5.4%
 Taxicab 10 0.0%
 Motorcycle 100 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4,370 18.3%
 Worked at Home 1,698 7.1%
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 1,463 10%
 High School Graduate 5,826 39%
 Associate's degree 751 5%
 Bachelor's degree 3,927 26%
 Master's degree 1,837 12%
 Professional school degree 488 3%
 Doctorate degree 737 5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,617 81.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 746 13.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 302 5.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 95060

ZIP Code 95060 is in the Santa Cruz County Office of Education School District. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 95060.

Santa Cruz County Special Education
400 Encinal St
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Santa Cruz County Office of Education School District
Brook Knoll Elementary
151 Brook Knoll Dr
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Scotts Valley Unf School District
Bonny Doon Elementary
1492 Pine Flat Rd
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bonny Doon Union Elementary School District
Bay View Elementary
1231 Bay St
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Santa Cruz City Elementary School District
Westlake Elementary
1000 High St
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Santa Cruz City Elementary School District
Mission Hill Middle School
425 King St
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Santa Cruz City High School District
Santa Cruz County Rop
400 Encinal St
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Santa Cruz County Rop School District
Santa Cruz High School
415 Walnut Ave
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Santa Cruz City High School District
Pacific Collegiate Charter
255 Swift St
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Santa Cruz County Office of Education School District
Santa Cruz County Court
400 Encinal St
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Santa Cruz County Office of Education School District
Santa Cruz County Community
400 Encinal St
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Santa Cruz County Office of Education School District
Holy Cross School
150 Emmett St
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Spring Hill-Advanced School of Santa Cruz
250 California St
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Santa Cruz Waldorf School
2190 Empire Grade
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mcp Middle & High School
117 Fern St Ste 150
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Brightpath
255 Swift St Bldg 24
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Gateway School
126 Eucalyptus Ave
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Georgiana Bruce Kirby Preparatory School
425 Encinal St
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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