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ZIP Code 95973

Primary City:Chico, CA (View All Cities)
County: Butte County
Timezone: Pacific (6:02pm)
Area code: 530 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.9, -121.8
ZIP (~22 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 95973

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 95973. 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 95973. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 95973, 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:
Chico, CA
Acceptable:
Cohasset
Unacceptable:
Nord, Richardson Springs

Stats and Demographics for the 95973 ZIP Code

ZIP code 95973 is located in northwest 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 95973 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 95973 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 31,957
Population Density 96 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,510
Median Home Value $280,100
Land Area 332.80 sq mi
Water Area 1.87 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,739
Median Household Income $55,426

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0861,0891,1081,0801,0411,2301,1311,0531,0331,0851,0721,090848595372320226229
Female9811,0561,0811,0031,1021,1691,0861,0379571,1601,1711,191905647464351380528
Total2,0672,1452,1892,0832,1432,3992,2172,0901,9902,2452,2432,2811,7531,242836671606757

Gender

 Male 15,688 49%
 Female 16,269 51%
Gender

Race

 White 26,828 84.0%
 Black Or African American 427 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 477 1.5%
 Asian 1,041 3.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 71 0.2%
 Other Race 1,742 5.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,371 4.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner617361,3111,7131,8941,082720279
Renter6461,410871768530257188273
Total7072,1462,1822,4812,4241,339908552

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,133 48%
 Single Guardian 2,068 16%
 Singles 3,334 26%
 Singles With Roommate 1,204 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,624 68%
 Households with Kids 4,115 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male225221212213209222206216236236227205201239222230203211214205
Female163211192214199209197194257204209211217240210206207198182197
Total388432404427408431403410493440436416418479432436410409396402

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 95973 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 95973 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 95973 real estate data, the median home value of $280,100 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 95973. Rentals in 95973 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 95973 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 31,584 98.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 6 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 361 1.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,539 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,257 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,943 37%
 Households Vacant 771 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 304 39.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 2.6%
 For Sale Only 141 18.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 41 5.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 97 12.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 167 21.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 217 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,218 24%
 2 Bedroom 2,075 41%
 3+ Bedroom 1,602 31%
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 $55,426 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 95973 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 95973 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 9,140 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,970 31%
 No Earnings 8,904 34%
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 9,140 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,970 31%
 No Earnings 8,904 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,104 89.3%
 Public transportation 109 0.7%
 Taxicab 8 0.1%
 Motorcycle 113 0.8%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 595 4.1%
 Worked at Home 739 5.0%
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 1,109 11%
 High School Graduate 5,053 48%
 Associate's degree 939 9%
 Bachelor's degree 2,415 23%
 Master's degree 616 6%
 Professional school degree 154 1%
 Doctorate degree 158 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,944 77.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 863 13.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 585 9.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 95973

ZIP Code 95973 is in the Chico Unf School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 95973.

Nord Country
5554 California St
Chico, CA 95973
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chico Unf School District
Pleasant Valley Baptist School
13539 Garner Ln
Chico, CA 95973
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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