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ZIP Code 95556

Primary City:Orleans, CA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Humboldt County
Timezone: Pacific (11:02am)
Coordinates:41.31, -123.50
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 95556

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 95556. 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 95556. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 95556, 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:
Orleans, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 95556 ZIP Code

ZIP code 95556 is located in northwest California and covers a slightly higher 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 95556 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 extremely 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 95556 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 605
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 353
Median Home Value $226,700
Land Area 136.99 sq mi
Water Area 0.70 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 260
Median Household Income $49,833

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 38

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


 Male 322 53%
 Female 283 47%


 White 342 57%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 175 29%
 Asian 8 1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 5 1%
 Two Or More Races 75 12%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 87 33%
 Single Guardian 53 20%
 Singles 90 35%
 Singles With Roommate 30 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 190 73%
 Households with Kids 70 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 95556 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 95556 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 95556 real estate data, the median home value of $226,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 95556. Rentals in 95556 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 95556 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 605 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 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 73 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 85 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 102 29%
 Households Vacant 93 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 3%
 For Sale Only 5 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 56 60%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 27 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 9%
 2 Bedroom 18 26%
 3+ Bedroom 46 66%
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 $49,833 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 95556 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. A higher percentage of people in 95556 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 95556 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 152 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 119 24%
 No Earnings 216 44%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 152 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 119 24%
 No Earnings 216 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 152 79%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 2%
 Worked at Home 37 19%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 95556 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 4 1%
 High School Graduate 145 51%
 Associate's degree 91 32%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 19 7%
 Doctorate degree 23 8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 119 98%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 95556

ZIP Code 95556 is in the Klamath-Trinity Joint Unf School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 95556.

Orleans Elementary
38016 Hwy 96
Orleans, CA 95556
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Klamath-Trinity Joint Unf School District

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