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ZIP Code 96073

Primary City:Palo Cedro, CA (View All Cities)
County: Shasta County
Timezone: Pacific (4:20pm)
Area code: 530 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.56, -122.23
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 96073

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 96073. 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 96073. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 96073, 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:
Palo Cedro, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 96073 ZIP Code

ZIP code 96073 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 96073 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 96073 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,082
Population Density 92 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,619
Median Home Value $360,100
Land Area 44.52 sq mi
Water Area 0.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,533
Median Household Income $79,188

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male799314418396644059113156192188200163105874132
Female669513217175545277131184209193183152104785437
Total145188276354171118921362443404013813833152091659569

Gender

 Male 2,035 50%
 Female 2,047 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,780 92.6%
 Black Or African American 17 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 58 1.4%
 Asian 19 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 76 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 131 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner83711632438328715939
Renter113044411913166
Total196716036540230017545

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,098 72%
 Single Guardian 160 10%
 Singles 227 15%
 Singles With Roommate 48 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,078 70%
 Households with Kids 455 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1516181920151821192821253337413739323423
Female111212221782222262623242732364044312019
Total2628304137234043455444496069777783635442

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 96073 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 96073 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 96073 real estate data, the median home value of $360,100 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 96073. Rentals in 96073 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 96073 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,065 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 10 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 7 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 940 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 413 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 180 11%
 Households Vacant 86 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 17 20%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 16 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 27%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 5 3%
 2 Bedroom 12 8%
 3+ Bedroom 136 89%
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 $79,188 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 96073 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 96073 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 1,293 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 863 23%
 No Earnings 1,635 43%
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 1,293 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 863 23%
 No Earnings 1,635 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,782 94.4%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 5 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 15 0.8%
 Worked at Home 86 4.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 96073 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 55 3%
 High School Graduate 790 50%
 Associate's degree 223 14%
 Bachelor's degree 281 18%
 Master's degree 120 8%
 Professional school degree 95 6%
 Doctorate degree 30 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 907 89.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 72 7.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 36 3.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 96073

ZIP Code 96073 is in the Junction Elementary School District. There are 7 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 96073.

Junction Elementary
9087 Deschutes Rd
Palo Cedro, CA 96073
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Junction Elementary School District
Junction Intermediate
9019 Deschutes Rd
Palo Cedro, CA 96073
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Junction Elementary School District
North Cow Creek Elementary
10619 Swede Creek Rd
Palo Cedro, CA 96073
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: North Cow Creek Elementary School District
Chrysalis Charter
21945 Old Fortyfour Dr
Palo Cedro, CA 96073
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shasta County Office of Education School District
Foothill High School
9733 Deschutes Rd
Palo Cedro, CA 96073
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Shasta Union High School District
Foothill Plus
9733 Deschutes Rd
Palo Cedro, CA 96073
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Shasta Union High School District
Redding Christian School
21945 Old 44 Dr
Palo Cedro, CA 96073
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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