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ZIP Code 90743

Post Office City:Surfside, CA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Orange County
Timezone: Pacific (5:17am)
Coordinates:33.730, -118.089
ZIP (~800 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 90743

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 90743. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 90743 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Surfside, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 90743 ZIP Code

ZIP code 90743 is located in southern California and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 90743 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 90743 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 456
Population Density 5,508 people per sq mi
Housing Units 256
Median Home Value $1,000,001
Land Area 0.08 sq mi
Water Area 0.44 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 187
Median Household Income $65,139

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 45

Under 512921
85 Plus123


 Male 238 52%
 Female 218 48%


 White 408 89.5%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 17 3.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.7%
 Other Race 13 2.9%
 Two Or More Races 15 3.3%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus101

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 95 51%
 Single Guardian 21 11%
 Singles 45 24%
 Singles With Roommate 26 14%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 134 72%
 Households with Kids 53 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 90743 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 90743 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1970s. Looking at 90743 real estate data, the median home value of $1,000,001 is extremely 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 90743. Rentals in 90743 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 90743 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 456 100%
 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 89 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 28 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 70 27%
 Households Vacant 69 27%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 3 4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 55 80%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 38 68%
 3+ Bedroom 18 32%
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 $65,139 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 90743 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 90743 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 90743 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

For more information, see Seal Beach, CA commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 106 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 97 24%
 No Earnings 200 50%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 106 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 97 24%
 No Earnings 200 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 197 97%
 Public transportation 6 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 90743 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 162 45%
 Associate's degree 15 4%
 Bachelor's degree 74 20%
 Master's degree 62 17%
 Professional school degree 24 7%
 Doctorate degree 27 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 0 0%
 Enrolled in Private School 49 100%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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