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ZIP Code 95946

Primary City:Penn Valley, CA (View All Cities)
County: Nevada County
Timezone: Pacific (12:19am)
Area code: 530 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.2, -121.2
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 95946

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 95946. 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 95946. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 95946, 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:
Penn Valley, CA
Unacceptable:
Lake Wildwood

Stats and Demographics for the 95946 ZIP Code

ZIP code 95946 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 95946 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 95946 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,790
Population Density 234 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,728
Median Home Value $336,200
Land Area 41.88 sq mi
Water Area 1.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,134
Median Household Income $60,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 53Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male188229292291182170173181244327322357462396324279181174
Female177226291282175151174170266332375487493465314258200182
Total365455583573357321347351510659697844955861638537381356

Gender

 Male 4,772 49%
 Female 5,018 51%
Gender

Race

 White 9,108 93.0%
 Black Or African American 36 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 114 1.2%
 Asian 114 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.2%
 Other Race 85 0.9%
 Two Or More Races 314 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner19118230564835822560225
Renter38151166163129534516
Total57269396727964875605241

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,521 61%
 Single Guardian 489 12%
 Singles 919 22%
 Singles With Roommate 205 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,155 76%
 Households with Kids 979 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4336383644385138586163465666605468604946
Female2941373643395741463853536780516372623441
Total7277757287771087910499116991231461111171401228387

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 95946 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 95946 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 95946 real estate data, the median home value of $336,200 is high 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 95946. Rentals in 95946 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 95946 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,777 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 13 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,234 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,139 24%
 Renter Occupied Households 761 16%
 Households Vacant 594 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 44 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 100 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 360 61%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 71 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 15 2%
 1 Bedroom 106 12%
 2 Bedroom 303 34%
 3+ Bedroom 480 53%
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 $60,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 95946 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 95946 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 95946 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,265 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,172 26%
 No Earnings 3,864 47%
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 2,265 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,172 26%
 No Earnings 3,864 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,200 83.6%
 Public transportation 15 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 47 1.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 143 3.7%
 Worked at Home 421 11.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 161 5%
 High School Graduate 1,686 48%
 Associate's degree 263 7%
 Bachelor's degree 982 28%
 Master's degree 233 7%
 Professional school degree 135 4%
 Doctorate degree 58 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,478 92.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 106 6.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 0.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 95946

ZIP Code 95946 is in the Pleasant Valley Elementary School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 95946.

Pleasant Valley Special Education Preschool
14806 Pleasant Valley Rd
Penn Valley, CA 95946
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Pleasant Valley Elementary School District
Vantage Point Charter
10862 Spenceville Rd
Penn Valley, CA 95946
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Ready Springs Union Elementary School District
Ready Springs Special Education Preschool
14806 Pleasant Valley Rd
Penn Valley, CA 95946
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Ready Springs Union Elementary School District
Williams Ranch Elementary
14804 Pleasant Valley Rd
Penn Valley, CA 95946
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pleasant Valley Elementary School District
Pleasant Valley Elementary
14685 Pleasant Valley Rd
Penn Valley, CA 95946
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pleasant Valley Elementary School District
Ready Springs Elementary
10862 Spenceville Rd
Penn Valley, CA 95946
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ready Springs Union Elementary School District

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