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ZIP Code 95340

Primary City:Merced, CA (View All Cities)
County: Merced County
Timezone: Pacific (4:34pm)
Area code: 209 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.4, -120.4
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 95340

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 95340. 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 95340. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 95340, 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:
Merced, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 95340 ZIP Code

ZIP code 95340 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 95340 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 95340 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,931
Population Density 854 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,642
Median Home Value $165,800
Land Area 39.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.74 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,546
Median Household Income $47,779

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3061,2361,2841,8711,3231,1121,0219001,0031,0521,013958920605411327190198
Female1,2071,1841,1671,7311,2441,0861,0059919981,1501,177991957691491425335371
Total2,5132,4202,4513,6022,5672,1982,0261,8912,0012,2022,1901,9491,8771,296902752525569

Gender

 Male 16,730 49%
 Female 17,201 51%
Gender

Race

 White 21,350 62.9%
 Black Or African American 1,511 4.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 611 1.8%
 Asian 2,687 7.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 112 0.3%
 Other Race 5,803 17.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,857 5.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner794558981,3631,553988635266
Renter5351,3471,14699165437116798
Total6141,8022,0442,3542,2071,359802364

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,480 47%
 Single Guardian 2,662 23%
 Singles 2,679 23%
 Singles With Roommate 725 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,120 62%
 Households with Kids 4,426 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male269242273289234233250261258250259245243287269312299473518333
Female259228252240247241225246225224232252227232237242284499469332
Total528470525529481474475507483474491497470519506554583972987665

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 95340 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 95340 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 95340 real estate data, the median home value of $165,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 95340. Rentals in 95340 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 95340 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 32,270 95.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 109 0.3%
 Juvenile Facilities 34 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 165 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 1,116 3.3%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 237 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,614 36%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,623 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,309 42%
 Households Vacant 1,096 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 468 43%
 Rented & Unoccupied 21 2%
 For Sale Only 150 14%
 Sold & Unoccupied 50 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 70 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 337 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 202 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,207 22%
 2 Bedroom 2,015 37%
 3+ Bedroom 2,038 37%
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 $47,779 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 95340 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. More commuters in 95340 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 8,483 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,708 25%
 No Earnings 11,115 42%
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 8,483 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,708 25%
 No Earnings 11,115 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,371 89.7%
 Public transportation 55 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 107 0.8%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 652 5.1%
 Worked at Home 487 3.8%
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 1,822 19%
 High School Graduate 4,547 47%
 Associate's degree 722 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,449 15%
 Master's degree 508 5%
 Professional school degree 336 3%
 Doctorate degree 221 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,382 82.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 541 8.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 574 8.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 95340

ZIP Code 95340 is in the Merced County Office of Education School District. There are 27 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 95340.

Merced County Juvenile Hall/Community
2840 West Sandy Mush Rd
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Merced County Office of Education School District
Merced Scholars Charter
808 West 16th St
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Merced County Office of Education School District
Herbert H. Cruickshank Middle School
601 Mercy Ave
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Merced City Elementary School District
Ada Givens Elementary
2900 Green St
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Merced City Elementary School District
Charles Wright Elementary
900 East 20th St
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Merced City Elementary School District
Donn B. Chenoweth Elementary
3200 Parsons Ave
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Merced City Elementary School District
Herbert Hoover Middle School
800 East 26th St
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Merced City Elementary School District
John C. Fremont Charter
1120 West 22nd St
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Merced City Elementary School District
John Muir Elementary
300 West 26th St
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Merced City Elementary School District
Luther Burbank Elementary
609 East Alexander Ave
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Merced City Elementary School District
Margaret Sheehy Elementary
1240 West Sixth St
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Merced City Elementary School District
Tenaya Middle School
760 West Eighth St
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Merced City Elementary School District
Don Stowell Elementary
251 East 11th St
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Merced City Elementary School District
Merced City School District Community Day
1850 Wardrobe Ave
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Merced City Elementary School District
Allan Peterson Elementary
848 East Donna Dr
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Merced City Elementary School District
Leontine Gracey Elementary
945 West Ave
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Merced City Elementary School District
Alicia Reyes Elementary
123 South North St
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Merced City Elementary School District
Pioneer Elementary
2950 Gerard Ave
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Weaver Union School District
Yosemite High (continuation)
1900 G St
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Merced Union High School District
Independence High (alternative)
1900 G St
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Merced Union High School District
Sequoia High School
1900 G St
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Merced Union High School District
Our Lady of Mercy School
1400 E 27th St
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Merced Christian School
3312 G St
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Joseph Novack Academy
2025 E Santa Fe
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Valley Oaks School
441 W Linwood Ave
Turlock, CA 95340
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Merced Montessori School
436 W 21st St
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St Paul Lutheran
2916 McKee Rd
Merced, CA 95340
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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