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ZIP Code 95121

Primary City:San Jose, CA (View All Cities)
County: Santa Clara County
Timezone: Pacific (8:27am)
Area code: 408 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.30, -121.81
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 95121

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 95121. 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 95121. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 95121, 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 Jose, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 95121 ZIP Code

ZIP code 95121 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 95121 are primarily Asian. 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 an extremely small number of single adults and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 95121 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 37,469
Population Density 8,454 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,625
Median Home Value $443,600
Land Area 4.43 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,352
Median Household Income $82,001

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3241,3821,3831,4471,3911,3561,2491,3851,4051,4021,3001,146897619414289182121
Female1,2831,3081,3731,3001,1701,2871,2851,4581,3921,3561,3811,229949668467373239259
Total2,6072,6902,7562,7472,5612,6432,5342,8432,7972,7582,6812,3751,8461,287881662421380

Gender

 Male 18,692 50%
 Female 18,777 50%
Gender

Race

 White 8,551 22.8%
 Black Or African American 1,191 3.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 291 0.8%
 Asian 19,577 52.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 167 0.4%
 Other Race 6,224 16.6%
 Two Or More Races 1,468 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner365721,5541,9291,60475229065
Renter885476705344031909523
Total1241,1192,2242,4632,00794238588

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,969 64%
 Single Guardian 2,146 23%
 Singles 840 9%
 Singles With Roommate 397 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 4,535 48%
 Households with Kids 4,817 52%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male245293280239281266261264310291249282287274294266263313311299
Female250280259255234278261244291276268251276302261273252265249233
Total495573539494515544522508601567517533563576555539515578560532

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 95121 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 95121 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 95121 real estate data, the median home value of $443,600 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 95121 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 95121 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 95121 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,986 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 24 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 158 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 301 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,707 59%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,095 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,550 26%
 Households Vacant 273 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 56 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Sale Only 88 32%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 14 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 84 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 29 1%
 1 Bedroom 370 14%
 2 Bedroom 528 20%
 3+ Bedroom 1,665 64%
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 $82,001 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 95121 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 95121 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 11,752 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,827 23%
 No Earnings 10,918 37%
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 11,752 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,827 23%
 No Earnings 10,918 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,257 93.0%
 Public transportation 361 2.2%
 Taxicab 28 0.2%
 Motorcycle 13 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 284 1.7%
 Worked at Home 458 2.8%
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 2,979 24%
 High School Graduate 4,956 40%
 Associate's degree 943 8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,491 20%
 Master's degree 779 6%
 Professional school degree 109 1%
 Doctorate degree 120 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,253 79.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 741 9.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 836 10.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 95121

ZIP Code 95121 is in the Evergreen Elementary School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 95121.

Cadwallader Elementary
3799 Cadwallader Ave
San Jose, CA 95121
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Evergreen Elementary School District
John J. Montgomery Elementary
2010 Daniel Maloney Dr
San Jose, CA 95121
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Evergreen Elementary School District
Laurelwood Elementary
4280 Partridge Dr
San Jose, CA 95121
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Evergreen Elementary School District
O. B. Whaley Elementary
2655 Alvin Ave
San Jose, CA 95121
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Evergreen Elementary School District
James Franklin Smith Elementary
2220 Woodbury Ln
San Jose, CA 95121
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Evergreen Elementary School District
Dove Hill Elementary
1460 Colt Way
San Jose, CA 95121
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Evergreen Elementary School District
Stonegate Elementary
2605 Gassmann Dr
San Jose, CA 95121
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin-Mckinley Elementary School District
Windmill Springs Elementary
2880 Aetna Way
San Jose, CA 95121
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin-Mckinley Elementary School District
Ramblewood Elementary
1351 Lightland Rd
San Jose, CA 95121
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Franklin-Mckinley Elementary School District
Silver Creek High School
3434 Silver Creek Rd
San Jose, CA 95121
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Side Union High School District
Tower Academy
2887 McLaughlin Ave
San Jose, CA 95121
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Scholars Academy
3703 Silver Creek Rd
San Jose, CA 95121
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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