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ZIP Code 95842

Primary City:Sacramento, CA (View All Cities)
County: Sacramento County
Timezone: Pacific (4:02pm)
Area code: 916 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.68, -121.35
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 95842

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 95842. 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 95842. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 95842, 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 95842 ZIP Code

ZIP code 95842 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 an extremely large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 95842 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 large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 95842 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,806
Population Density 8,121 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,111
Median Home Value $160,400
Land Area 3.92 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,278
Median Household Income $45,537

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4641,2311,1961,2631,2721,3581,2099869491,0481,03776056835530419916791
Female1,3611,1831,0721,1551,4341,4861,2131,0491,0011,1121,175913700491404291169140
Total2,8252,4142,2682,4182,7062,8442,4222,0351,9502,1602,2121,6731,268846708490336231

Gender

 Male 15,457 49%
 Female 16,349 51%
Gender

Race

 White 19,938 62.7%
 Black Or African American 3,662 11.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 354 1.1%
 Asian 1,721 5.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 203 0.6%
 Other Race 3,412 10.7%
 Two Or More Races 2,516 7.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1126809351,4511,252750449116
Renter7031,7301,1851,0365662018428
Total8152,4102,1202,4871,818951533144

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,781 42%
 Single Guardian 3,099 27%
 Singles 2,473 22%
 Singles With Roommate 925 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,641 59%
 Households with Kids 4,637 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male282311288292238263245247238251232230234249247248253260255232
Female287275264254249241248226219227192218220215207197241255255263
Total569586552546487504493473457478424448454464454445494515510495

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 95842 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 95842 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 95842 real estate data, the median home value of $160,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 95842 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 95842 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 95842 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 31,757 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 3 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 10 0.0%
 Other Institutional 3 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 33 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,665 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,080 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,533 46%
 Households Vacant 833 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 415 50%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Sale Only 170 20%
 Sold & Unoccupied 24 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 11 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 203 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 58 1%
 1 Bedroom 823 16%
 2 Bedroom 2,834 55%
 3+ Bedroom 1,473 28%
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 $45,537 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 95842 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. Most commuters in 95842 can expect to fall in that range. 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 8,113 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,853 29%
 No Earnings 8,562 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 8,113 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,853 29%
 No Earnings 8,562 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,709 91.0%
 Public transportation 344 2.7%
 Taxicab 13 0.1%
 Motorcycle 26 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 307 2.4%
 Worked at Home 461 3.6%
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 population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,371 15.0%
 High School Graduate 5,844 63.9%
 Associate's degree 713 7.8%
 Bachelor's degree 904 9.9%
 Master's degree 238 2.6%
 Professional school degree 67 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 6 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,908 79.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 431 5.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,087 14.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 95842

ZIP Code 95842 is in the Twin Rivers Unf School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 95842.

Foothill Ranch Middle School
5001 Diablo Dr
Sacramento, CA 95842
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Twin Rivers Unf School District
Foothill Oaks Elementary
5520 Lancelot Dr
Sacramento, CA 95842
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Twin Rivers Unf School District
Frontier Elementary
6691 Silverthorne Circle
Sacramento, CA 95842
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Twin Rivers Unf School District
Woodridge Elementary
5761 Brett Dr
Sacramento, CA 95842
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Twin Rivers Unf School District
Ridgepoint Elementary
4680 Monument Dr
Sacramento, CA 95842
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Twin Rivers Unf School District
Foothill High School
5000 McCloud Dr
Sacramento, CA 95842
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Twin Rivers Unf School District
Trinity Christian School
5225 Hillsdale Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95842
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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