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ZIP Code 95817

Primary City:Sacramento, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Fairgrounds
County: Sacramento County
Timezone: Pacific (9:51pm)
Area code: 916 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.55, -121.45
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 95817

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 95817. 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 95817. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 95817, 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:
Sacramento, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 95817 ZIP Code

ZIP code 95817 is located in west California and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 95817 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 95817 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 13,534
Population Density 5,907 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,574
Median Home Value $216,900
Land Area 2.29 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,815
Median Household Income $34,990

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male4443753383926086695594904244124103633151501271047076
Female454387365448673772624512419434475428302226205179142163
Total8987627038401,2811,4411,1831,002843846885791617376332283212239

Gender

 Male 6,326 47%
 Female 7,208 53%
Gender

Race

 White 6,926 51.2%
 Black Or African American 2,678 19.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 225 1.7%
 Asian 1,053 7.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 38 0.3%
 Other Race 1,485 11.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,129 8.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner25321431479467223140109
Renter49298359354144326622478
Total5171,3041,0241,020910489364187

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,387 24%
 Single Guardian 1,271 22%
 Singles 2,220 38%
 Singles With Roommate 937 16%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,349 75%
 Households with Kids 1,466 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male89888586728068738266636773696865758896113
Female9194939476936673798547736298587580101134125
Total180182178180148173134146161151110140135167126140155189230238

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 95817 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 95817 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 95817 real estate data, the median home value of $216,900 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 95817 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 95817 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 95817 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 13,258 98.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 11 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 60 0.4%
 Other Institutional 164 1.2%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 41 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,733 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 462 7%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,620 55%
 Households Vacant 759 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 376 50%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Sale Only 79 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 30 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 241 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 91 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,318 35%
 2 Bedroom 1,384 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,023 27%
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 $34,990 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 95817 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. Residents in ZIP code 95817 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 95817 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 95817 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 3,561 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,611 30%
 No Earnings 4,693 40%
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 3,561 30%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,611 30%
 No Earnings 4,693 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,306 75%
 Public transportation 343 6%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 47 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 822 14%
 Worked at Home 224 4%
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 780 18%
 High School Graduate 2,040 46%
 Associate's degree 296 7%
 Bachelor's degree 730 17%
 Master's degree 347 8%
 Professional school degree 144 3%
 Doctorate degree 64 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,719 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 401 18%
 Not Enrolled in School 170 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 95817

ZIP Code 95817 is in the Sacramento City Unf School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 95817.

Father Keith B. Kenny Elementary
3525 Mlk Jr Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sacramento City Unf School District
The Language Academy of Sacramento
2850 49th St
Sacramento, CA 95817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sacramento City Unf School District
Aspire Capitol Heights Academy
2520 33rd St
Sacramento, CA 95817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sacramento City Unf School District
American Legion High (continuation)
3801 Brd.way
Sacramento, CA 95817
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sacramento City Unf School District
Sacramento Charter High School
2315 34th St
Sacramento, CA 95817
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sacramento City Unf School District
The Met
2315 34th St
Sacramento, CA 95817
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sacramento City Unf School District
Oak Park Preparatory Academy
2315 34th St
Sacramento, CA 95817
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Sacramento City Unf School District
Lighthouse
6201 S St T08
Sacramento, CA 95817
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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