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ZIP Code 95503

Primary City:Eureka, CA (View All Cities)
County: Humboldt County
Timezone: Pacific (2:17pm)
Area code: 707 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.7, -124.1
ZIP (~8 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 95503

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 95503. 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 95503. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 95503, 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

Stats and Demographics for the 95503 ZIP Code

ZIP code 95503 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 95503 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 95503 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,152
Population Density 279 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,555
Median Home Value $279,900
Land Area 86.45 sq mi
Water Area 3.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,954
Median Household Income $47,537

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male698688711819779796803740669819863932871554388328223195
Female6846946707086457727256856278309481,095916613454414353443
Total1,3821,3821,3811,5271,4241,5681,5281,4251,2961,6491,8112,0271,7871,167842742576638

Gender

 Male 11,876 49%
 Female 12,276 51%
Gender

Race

 White 20,104 83.2%
 Black Or African American 251 1.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 765 3.2%
 Asian 898 3.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 77 0.3%
 Other Race 778 3.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,279 5.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner645127831,3021,8081,031710284
Renter320927619585488223163135
Total3841,4391,4021,8872,2961,254873419

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,480 45%
 Single Guardian 1,643 17%
 Singles 2,849 29%
 Singles With Roommate 982 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,187 72%
 Households with Kids 2,767 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male145131158146156110138141143133137157142142151145143187193170
Female119143145149146141139143125134142137117140149136149132142122
Total264274303295302251277284268267279294259282300281292319335292

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 95503 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes and universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 95503 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 95503 real estate data, the median home value of $279,900 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 95503. Rentals in 95503 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 95503 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 23,694 98.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 10 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 130 0.5%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 138 0.6%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 180 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,260 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,234 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,460 33%
 Households Vacant 601 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 143 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 2%
 For Sale Only 108 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 109 18%
 For Migrant Workers 6 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 194 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 179 5%
 1 Bedroom 528 14%
 2 Bedroom 1,713 47%
 3+ Bedroom 1,247 34%
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 $47,537 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 95503 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 95503 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 7,005 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,557 27%
 No Earnings 7,928 39%
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 7,005 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,557 27%
 No Earnings 7,928 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 9,484 88.1%
 Public transportation 156 1.4%
 Taxicab 17 0.2%
 Motorcycle 33 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 582 5.4%
 Worked at Home 489 4.5%
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 1,023 12%
 High School Graduate 4,381 53%
 Associate's degree 786 10%
 Bachelor's degree 1,540 19%
 Master's degree 222 3%
 Professional school degree 222 3%
 Doctorate degree 96 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,287 77.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 441 10.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 527 12.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 95503

ZIP Code 95503 is in the Humboldt County Office of Education School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 95503.

Glen Paul
2501 Cypress Ave
Eureka, CA 95503
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Humboldt County Office of Education School District
Alice Birney Elementary
717 South Ave
Eureka, CA 95503
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eureka City School District
Grant Elementary
3901 G St
Eureka, CA 95503
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eureka City School District
Washington Elementary
3322 Dolbeer St
Eureka, CA 95503
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eureka City School District
Winship Middle School
2500 Cypress Ave
Eureka, CA 95503
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Eureka City School District
Cutten Elementary
4182 Walnut Dr
Eureka, CA 95503
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cutten Elementary School District
Ridgewood Elementary
2060 Ridgewood Dr
Eureka, CA 95503
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cutten Elementary School District
Freshwater Elementary
75 Greenwood Heights Dr
Eureka, CA 95503
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Freshwater Elementary School District
Garfield Elementary
2200 Freshwater Rd
Eureka, CA 95503
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Garfield Elementary School District
Pine Hill Elementary
5230 Vance Ave
Eureka, CA 95503
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Bay Union Elementary School District
South Bay Elementary
6077 Loma Ave
Eureka, CA 95503
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: South Bay Union Elementary School District
South Bay Charter
6077 Loma Ave
Eureka, CA 95503
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Bay Union Elementary School District
Zoe Barnum High School
2500 Cypress Ave
Eureka, CA 95503
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Eureka City School District
Freshwater Charter Middle School
75 Greenwood Heights Dr
Eureka, CA 95503
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Freshwater Elementary School District
Gospel Outreach School
2845 Saint James Pl
Eureka, CA 95503
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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