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ZIP Code 95959

Primary City:Nevada City, CA (View All Cities)
County: Nevada County
Timezone: Pacific (1:39am)
Area code: 530 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.4, -120.8
ZIP (~24 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 95959

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 95959. 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 95959. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 95959, 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:
Nevada City, CA
Unacceptable:
Cherokee, Graniteville, North Bloomfield, North Columbia

Stats and Demographics for the 95959 ZIP Code

ZIP code 95959 is located in north California and covers a large 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 95959 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 95959 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,838
Population Density 72 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,600
Median Home Value $389,200
Land Area 247.92 sq mi
Water Area 1.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,513
Median Household Income $63,132

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 51

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3053815535253974344414254716248129551,032669412256210149
Female3083974624923413503953604616478841,020977611393263225201
Total6137781,0151,0177387848367859321,2711,6961,9752,0091,280805519435350

Gender

 Male 9,051 51%
 Female 8,787 49%
Gender

Race

 White 16,570 92.9%
 Black Or African American 100 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 150 0.8%
 Asian 203 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 21 0.1%
 Other Race 206 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 588 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner232104801,1701,8531,160575209
Renter883893294113911246932
Total1115998091,5812,2441,284644241

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,975 53%
 Single Guardian 927 12%
 Singles 1,982 26%
 Singles With Roommate 629 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 5,728 76%
 Households with Kids 1,785 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male68625457667966947610395114106135116113128888072
Female60596261747287907495909880999591142828269
Total128121116118140151153184150198185212186234211204270170162141

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 95959 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 95959 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 95959 real estate data, the median home value of $389,200 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 95959. Rentals in 95959 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 95959 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,294 97.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 279 1.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 32 0.2%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 233 1.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,830 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,850 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,833 21%
 Households Vacant 1,087 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 87 8.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 14 1.3%
 For Sale Only 124 11.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 653 60.1%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 170 15.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 84 5%
 1 Bedroom 352 22%
 2 Bedroom 611 38%
 3+ Bedroom 555 35%
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 $63,132 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 95959 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 95959 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 95959 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 4,250 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,544 30%
 No Earnings 6,458 42%
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 4,250 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,544 30%
 No Earnings 6,458 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5,498 76.8%
 Public transportation 129 1.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 24 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 423 5.9%
 Worked at Home 1,082 15.1%
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 419 6%
 High School Graduate 3,061 45%
 Associate's degree 625 9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,527 22%
 Master's degree 700 10%
 Professional school degree 343 5%
 Doctorate degree 156 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,434 87.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 242 8.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 123 4.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 95959

ZIP Code 95959 is in the Twin Ridges Elementary School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 95959.

Twin Ridges Special Education Preschool
16661 Old Mill Rd
Nevada City, CA 95959
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Twin Ridges Elementary School District
Nevada City Preschool
800 Hoover Ln
Nevada City, CA 95959
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nevada City Elementary School District
Nevada County Special Education
400 Hoover Ln
Nevada City, CA 95959
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nevada County Office of Education School District
Forest Charter
470 Searls Ave
Nevada City, CA 95959
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nevada County Office of Education School District
Sugarloaf Mountain Juvenile Hall Program
15434 Hwy 49
Nevada City, CA 95959
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nevada County Office of Education School District
Grizzly Hill
16661 Old Mill Rd
Nevada City, CA 95959
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Twin Ridges Elementary School District
Oak Tree
18847 Oak Tree Rd
Nevady City, CA 95959
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Twin Ridges Elementary School District
Nevada City Charter
750 Hoover Ln
Nevada City, CA 95959
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nevada City Elementary School District
Deer Creek Elementary
805 Lindley Ave
Nevada City, CA 95959
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nevada City Elementary School District
Seven Hills Intermediate
700 Hoover Ln
Nevada City, CA 95959
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Nevada City Elementary School District
Twin Ridges Home Study Charter
111 New Mohawk Rd
Nevada City, CA 95959
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nevada County Office of Education School District
Nevada City School of the Arts
13032 Bitney Springs Rd
Nevada City, CA 95959
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nevada County Office of Education School District
Milhous School - Nevada City
10591 Milhous Dr
Nevada City, CA 95959
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Echo Ridge Sda School
15504 Liberty Cir
Nevada City, CA 95959
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Ananda Living Wisdom School
17198 a School Circle
Nevada City, CA 95959
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Woolman Semester
13075 Woolman Ln
Nevada City, CA 95959
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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