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ZIP Code 96145

Primary City:Tahoe City, CA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Placer County
Timezone: Pacific (4:04pm)
Coordinates:39.187, -120.116
ZIP (~800 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 96145

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 96145. 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 96145. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 96145, 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:
Tahoe City, CA
Acceptable:
Alpine Mdws, Alpine Meadows

Stats and Demographics for the 96145 ZIP Code

ZIP code 96145 is located in north 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 96145 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 extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 96145 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,161
Population Density 85 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,764
Median Home Value $577,700
Land Area 37.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.91 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,500
Median Household Income $66,628

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male67644265121193115123124127119161154964841209
Female5762625098125721071041191381531227747442114
Total12412610411521931818723022824625731427617395854123

Gender

 Male 1,689 53%
 Female 1,472 47%
Gender

Race

 White 2,990 94.6%
 Black Or African American 9 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.3%
 Asian 40 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 61 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 49 1.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner7271172062721518917
Renter56204134101892172
Total632312513073611729619

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 609 41%
 Single Guardian 111 7%
 Singles 505 34%
 Singles With Roommate 275 18%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,238 83%
 Households with Kids 262 17%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male19139161312138188101077131417111011
Female1114161015111911615161471098191046
Total3027252628233219242326241417222236211417

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 96145 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 96145 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 96145 real estate data, the median home value of $577,700 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 96145. Rentals in 96145 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 96145 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,154 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 7 0.2%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 640 13%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 246 5%
 Renter Occupied Households 614 13%
 Households Vacant 3,264 69%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 133 4.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 0.3%
 For Sale Only 42 1.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 11 0.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3,038 93.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 30 0.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 35 8%
 1 Bedroom 22 5%
 2 Bedroom 166 36%
 3+ Bedroom 238 52%
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 $66,628 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 96145 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 96145 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 96145 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 1,165 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 677 27%
 No Earnings 620 25%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,165 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 677 27%
 No Earnings 620 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,247 80.2%
 Public transportation 8 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 98 6.3%
 Worked at Home 201 12.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 96145 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 41 3%
 High School Graduate 590 46%
 Associate's degree 80 6%
 Bachelor's degree 414 32%
 Master's degree 124 10%
 Professional school degree 23 2%
 Doctorate degree 11 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 458 92.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 22 4.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 3.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 96145

ZIP Code 96145 is in the Newcastle Elementary School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 96145.

Squaw Valley Preparatory
330 Fairway Dr
Tahoe City, CA 96145
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Newcastle Elementary School District
Creekside Cooperative Charter
330 Fairway Dr
Tahoe City, CA 96145
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Newcastle Elementary School District
North Tahoe High School
2945 Polaris Rd
Tahoe City, CA 96145
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tahoe-Truckee Joint Unf School District

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