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ZIP Code 95126

Primary City:San Jose, CA (View All Cities)
County: Santa Clara County
Timezone: Pacific (6:29pm)
Area code: 408 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.32, -121.91
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 95126

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 95126. 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 95126. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 95126, 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 95126 ZIP Code

ZIP code 95126 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 95126 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. 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 95126 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,049
Population Density 9,459 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,815
Median Home Value $577,900
Land Area 3.28 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,903
Median Household Income $70,351

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,2879147047801,1961,8871,7291,3631,2421,1561,001758668357217181145148
Female1,2138736636781,1881,8451,5521,2841,0861,025916875619432260257236314
Total2,5001,7871,3671,4582,3843,7323,2812,6472,3282,1811,9171,6331,287789477438381462

Gender

 Male 15,733 51%
 Female 15,316 49%
Gender

Race

 White 16,918 54.5%
 Black Or African American 1,685 5.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 404 1.3%
 Asian 4,332 14.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 135 0.4%
 Other Race 5,622 18.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,953 6.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner487981,0671,126921408227147
Renter6752,5851,7001,339905413326218
Total7233,3832,7672,4651,826821553365

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,694 36%
 Single Guardian 2,253 17%
 Singles 4,236 33%
 Singles With Roommate 1,720 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,216 71%
 Households with Kids 3,687 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male287252237222187184178180185163145122144130165135172136172178
Female273258234217204192170155152142144122128127139131143124141179
Total560510471439391376348335337305289244272257304266315260313357

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 95126 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 95126 were primarily built in the 2000s or 1939 or earlier. Looking at 95126 real estate data, the median home value of $577,900 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 95126 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 95126 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 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 95126 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,848 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 13 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 188 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,065 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 677 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,161 59%
 Households Vacant 912 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 515 56%
 Rented & Unoccupied 21 2%
 For Sale Only 131 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 35 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 184 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 484 6%
 1 Bedroom 3,840 44%
 2 Bedroom 3,202 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,236 14%
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 $70,351 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 95126 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 95126 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 95126 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 13,309 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,457 27%
 No Earnings 6,881 25%
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 13,309 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,457 27%
 No Earnings 6,881 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,098 82.8%
 Public transportation 1,393 7.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 34 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 963 5.3%
 Worked at Home 751 4.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 1,706 14%
 High School Graduate 4,386 37%
 Associate's degree 731 6%
 Bachelor's degree 3,266 28%
 Master's degree 1,193 10%
 Professional school degree 218 2%
 Doctorate degree 285 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,559 70.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 821 16.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 654 13.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 95126

ZIP Code 95126 is in the San Jose Unf School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 95126.

Herbert Hoover Middle School
1635 Park Ave
San Jose, CA 95126
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: San Jose Unf School District
Merritt Trace Elementary
651 Dana Ave
San Jose, CA 95126
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Jose Unf School District
Abraham Lincoln High School
555 Dana Ave
San Jose, CA 95126
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: San Jose Unf School District
Downtown College Preparatory
1460 the Alameda
San Jose, CA 95126
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: San Jose Unf School District
Lincoln Plus High School
1999 Olive St
San Jose, CA 95126
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: San Jose Unf School District
Edge
258 Sunol St
San Jose, CA 95126
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Santa Clara County Office of Education School District
St Leo the Great School
1051 W San Fernando St
San Jose, CA 95126
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Bellarmine College Prep School
960 W Hedding St
San Jose, CA 95126
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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