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ZIP Code 96097

Primary City:Yreka, CA (View All Cities)
County: Siskiyou County
Timezone: Pacific (8:24am)
Area code: 530 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.8, -122.7
ZIP (~20 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 96097

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 96097. 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 96097. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 96097, 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:
Yreka, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 96097 ZIP Code

ZIP code 96097 is located in northwest California and covers a slightly higher 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 96097 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 single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 96097 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,031
Population Density 53 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,815
Median Home Value $191,600
Land Area 190.72 sq mi
Water Area 0.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,415
Median Household Income $29,443

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 43Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male360264350324296269192234243314364387347268194170131119
Female319272308296288277214245289378427398362293233205181220
Total679536658620584546406479532692791785709561427375312339

Gender

 Male 4,826 48%
 Female 5,205 52%
Gender

Race

 White 8,561 85.3%
 Black Or African American 62 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 557 5.6%
 Asian 103 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 191 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 543 5.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner18118261520635489366161
Renter185339285328270168153119
Total203457546848905657519280

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,893 43%
 Single Guardian 741 17%
 Singles 1,496 34%
 Singles With Roommate 285 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,215 73%
 Households with Kids 1,200 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male6681816660566044447358629364617178585665
Female6252727052564961546160636460566366545761
Total12813315313611211210910598134118125157124117134144112113126

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 96097 has a small 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 96097 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 96097 real estate data, the median home value of $191,600 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 96097 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 96097 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 96097 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,984 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 13 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 1 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 33 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,494 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,074 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,847 38%
 Households Vacant 400 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 143 35.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 4.3%
 For Sale Only 54 13.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 71 17.8%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 109 27.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 76 4%
 1 Bedroom 560 28%
 2 Bedroom 685 34%
 3+ Bedroom 670 34%
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 $29,443 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 96097 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. The commute in 96097 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 1,974 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,801 23%
 No Earnings 3,939 51%
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 1,974 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,801 23%
 No Earnings 3,939 51%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,668 85.5%
 Public transportation 11 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 27 0.9%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 210 6.7%
 Worked at Home 203 6.5%
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 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 372 12%
 High School Graduate 1,807 59%
 Associate's degree 237 8%
 Bachelor's degree 399 13%
 Master's degree 144 5%
 Professional school degree 57 2%
 Doctorate degree 29 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,804 83.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 162 7.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 189 8.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 96097

ZIP Code 96097 is in the Siskiyou County Office of Education School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 96097.

Siskiyou County Special Education
609 South Gold St
Yreka, CA 96097
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Siskiyou County Office of Education School District
J. Everett Barr Court
269 Sharps Ln
Yreka, CA 96097
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Siskiyou County Office of Education School District
Evergreen Elementary
416 Evergreen Ln
Yreka, CA 96097
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Yreka Union Elementary School District
Gold Street Elementary
321 North Gold St
Yreka, CA 96097
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Yreka Union Elementary School District
Jackson Street Elementary
405 Jackson St
Yreka, CA 96097
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Yreka Union Elementary School District
Yreka Community Day
309 Jackson St
Yreka, CA 96097
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Yreka Union Elementary School District
Siskiyou County Rop
431 Knapp St
Yreka, CA 96097
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Siskiyou Rop School District
Yreka High School
400 Preece Way
Yreka, CA 96097
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Yreka Union High School District
Yreka Union High Community Day
504 West Lennox St
Yreka, CA 96097
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Yreka Union High School District
Discovery High School
504 West Lennox St
Yreka, CA 96097
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Yreka Union High School District
Yreka Sda Christian School
346 Payne Ln
Yreka, CA 96097
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Covenant Chapel Bible Academy
200 Greenhorn Rd
Yreka, CA 96097
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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