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ZIP Code 96120

Primary City:Markleeville, CA (View All Cities)
County: Alpine County
Timezone: Pacific (8:21am)
Coordinates:38.6, -119.8
ZIP (~27 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 96120

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 96120. 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 96120. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 96120, 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:
Markleeville, CA
Acceptable:
Hope Valley
Unacceptable:
Crystal Springs, Emigrant Trail, Fredricksburg, Mesa Vista, Woodfords

Stats and Demographics for the 96120 ZIP Code

ZIP code 96120 is located in central 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 96120 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly higher than average. 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 96120 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 957
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 618
Median Home Value $337,300
Land Area 210.65 sq mi
Water Area 0.56 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 393
Median Household Income $58,611

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3932232320151726283847584429141774
Female30363621132422163339455146221910112
Total696859443339394261779210990513327186

Gender

 Male 481 50%
 Female 476 50%
Gender

Race

 White 668 69.8%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 237 24.8%
 Asian 6 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 19 2.0%
 Two Or More Races 27 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner19395310249274
Renter520163821630
Total629559112355304

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 190 48%
 Single Guardian 65 17%
 Singles 100 25%
 Singles With Roommate 38 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 281 72%
 Households with Kids 112 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male7891137108443466634553
Female4117767797868410737222
Total1119161891417171112912101613611775

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 96120 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 96120 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 96120 real estate data, the median home value of $337,300 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 96120. Rentals in 96120 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 96120 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 957 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 164 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 120 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 109 18%
 Households Vacant 225 36%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 9 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 4 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 185 82%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 18 8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 11 19%
 2 Bedroom 1 2%
 3+ Bedroom 47 80%
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 $58,611 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 96120 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 96120 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. However, that is not the case in 96120. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 268 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 247 29%
 No Earnings 341 40%
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 268 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 247 29%
 No Earnings 341 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 300 74%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 2%
 Worked at Home 95 24%
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 63 14%
 High School Graduate 251 54%
 Associate's degree 21 5%
 Bachelor's degree 77 17%
 Master's degree 30 6%
 Professional school degree 5 1%
 Doctorate degree 19 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 186 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 43 18%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 96120

ZIP Code 96120 is in the Alpine County Office of Education School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 96120.

Alpine County Opportunity
43 Hawkside Dr
Markleeville, CA 96120
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Alpine County Office of Education School District
Diamond Valley Elementary
35 Hawkside Dr
Markleeville, CA 96120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alpine County Unf School District
Alpine County Secondary Community Day
43 Hawkside Dr
Markleeville, CA 96120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Alpine County Unf School District

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