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ZIP Code 95247

Primary City:Murphys, CA (View All Cities)
County: Calaveras County
Timezone: Pacific (12:13pm)
Area code: 209 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.2, -120.4
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 95247

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 95247. 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 95247. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 95247, 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:
Murphys, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 95247 ZIP Code

ZIP code 95247 is located in central 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 95247 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 95247 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,368
Population Density 105 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,526
Median Home Value $292,700
Land Area 41.68 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,998
Median Household Income $47,479

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 54Male Median Age: 53Female Median Age: 56

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7581112122897698881071212052021991791281029156
Female72741131066771776710314318222826318317511783113
Total147155225228156147175155210264387430462362303219174169

Gender

 Male 2,131 49%
 Female 2,237 51%
Gender

Race

 White 4,005 91.7%
 Black Or African American 44 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 34 0.8%
 Asian 28 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.3%
 Other Race 141 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 104 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner63486246416354240109
Renter1797809689653924
Total23131166342505419279133

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,062 53%
 Single Guardian 209 10%
 Singles 612 31%
 Singles With Roommate 115 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,615 81%
 Households with Kids 383 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1218101415231410191920232822273317301515
Female14923178102313202217262721183222142012
Total2627333123333723394137495543456539443527

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 95247 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 95247 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 95247 real estate data, the median home value of $292,700 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 95247. Rentals in 95247 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 95247 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,270 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 98 2%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 874 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 617 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 507 20%
 Households Vacant 528 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 2%
 For Sale Only 61 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 10 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 341 65%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 73 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 18 4%
 2 Bedroom 255 51%
 3+ Bedroom 226 45%
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 $47,479 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 95247 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 95247 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 1,021 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,031 26%
 No Earnings 1,935 49%
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 1,021 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,031 26%
 No Earnings 1,935 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,468 86%
 Public transportation 44 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 46 3%
 Worked at Home 141 8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 95247 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 51 3%
 High School Graduate 863 52%
 Associate's degree 176 11%
 Bachelor's degree 336 20%
 Master's degree 141 8%
 Professional school degree 42 3%
 Doctorate degree 50 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 452 69%
 Enrolled in Private School 49 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 156 24%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 95247

ZIP Code 95247 is in the Vallecito Union School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 95247.

Albert A. Michelson Elementary
196 Pennsylvania Gulch Rd
Murphys, CA 95247
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Vallecito Union School District

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