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ZIP Code 95501

Primary City:Eureka, CA (View All Cities)
County: Humboldt County
Timezone: Pacific (12:31pm)
Area code: 707 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.80, -124.14
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 95501

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 95501. 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 95501. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 95501, 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:
Eureka, CA
Unacceptable:
Cutten

Stats and Demographics for the 95501 ZIP Code

ZIP code 95501 is located in northwest California and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 95501 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 an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 95501 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 23,976
Population Density 3,403 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,574
Median Home Value $248,000
Land Area 7.05 sq mi
Water Area 1.71 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,892
Median Household Income $37,600

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7336435717991,1211,2731,006921804862877874716404248199150134
Female7206085657071,0521,109877655637726855813716457332272234306
Total1,4531,2511,1361,5062,1732,3821,8831,5761,4411,5881,7321,6871,432861580471384440

Gender

 Male 12,335 51%
 Female 11,641 49%
Gender

Race

 White 19,156 79.9%
 Black Or African American 470 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 912 3.8%
 Asian 891 3.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 147 0.6%
 Other Race 1,049 4.4%
 Two Or More Races 1,351 5.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner383565217201,062626399206
Renter7951,618983978881369214126
Total8331,9741,5041,6981,943995613332

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,015 30%
 Single Guardian 1,885 19%
 Singles 3,655 37%
 Singles With Roommate 1,337 14%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,384 75%
 Households with Kids 2,508 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male14715915513314812213113910311512610499127135147167153197205
Female137147153131139128111106124108109103127118123123153151157212
Total284306308264287250242245227223235207226245258270320304354417

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 95501 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 rented. Homes in ZIP code 95501 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 95501 real estate data, the median home value of $248,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 95501 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 95501 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 95501 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,073 92.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 391 1.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 50 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 60 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 21 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1,381 5.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,693 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,235 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,964 56%
 Households Vacant 682 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 220 32.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 31 4.5%
 For Sale Only 74 10.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 122 17.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 215 31.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 324 6%
 1 Bedroom 1,933 35%
 2 Bedroom 2,355 42%
 3+ Bedroom 962 17%
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 $37,600 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 95501 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. The commute in 95501 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6,785 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,835 29%
 No Earnings 7,168 36%
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 6,785 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,835 29%
 No Earnings 7,168 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,302 85.8%
 Public transportation 68 0.6%
 Taxicab 81 0.7%
 Motorcycle 52 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 882 8.1%
 Worked at Home 457 4.2%
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 1,048 13%
 High School Graduate 4,640 56%
 Associate's degree 747 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,373 17%
 Master's degree 301 4%
 Professional school degree 85 1%
 Doctorate degree 108 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,848 81.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 377 10.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 285 8.1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 95501

ZIP Code 95501 is in the Loleta Union Elementary School District. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 95501.

Pacific View Charter
2937 Moore Ave
Eureka, CA 95501
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Loleta Union Elementary School District
Alder Grove Charter
433 M St
Eureka, CA 95501
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: South Bay Union Elementary School District
Humboldt County Office of Education Juvenile Hall
2002 Harrison Ave
Eureka, CA 95501
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Humboldt County Office of Education School District
Lafayette Elementary
3100 Park St
Eureka, CA 95501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eureka City School District
Catherine L. Zane Middle School
2155 South St
Eureka, CA 95501
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Eureka City School District
Eureka Senior High School
1915 J St
Eureka, CA 95501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Eureka City School District
Humboldt County Rop
901 Myrtle Ave
Eureka, CA 95501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Humboldt County Rop School District
Academy of the Redwoods
7351 Tompkins Hill Rd
Eureka, CA 95501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fortuna Union High School District
Eureka Community
1820 Sixth St
Eureka, CA 95501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Humboldt County Office of Education School District
Humboldt County Office of Education Court
2004 Harrison Ave
Eureka, CA 95501
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Humboldt County Office of Education School District
St Bernard'S Catholic School
222 Dollison St
Eureka, CA 95501
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Redwood Christian School
2039 E St
Eureka, CA 95501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Mistwood Montessori School
1801 10th St
Eureka, CA 95501
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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