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ZIP Code 92821

Primary City:Brea, CA (View All Cities)
County: Orange County
Timezone: Pacific (10:35pm)
Area code: 714 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.93, -117.89
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 92821

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 92821. 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 92821. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 92821, 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:
Brea, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 92821 ZIP Code

ZIP code 92821 is located in south California and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 92821 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 large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 92821 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,533
Population Density 3,372 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,551
Median Home Value $510,000
Land Area 10.54 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,062
Median Household Income $78,077

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59719201,891
5-91,0521,0322,084
10-141,2701,1542,424
15-191,3871,2032,590
20-241,2591,1962,455
25-291,1961,1722,368
30-341,0541,1292,183
35-391,1811,2222,403
40-441,2721,3982,670
45-491,4301,4402,870
50-541,2911,4922,783
55-591,1251,1812,306
60-649169971,913
65-696357521,387
70-744785791,057
75-79359510869
80-84260436696
85 Plus202382584

Gender

 Male 17,338 49%
 Female 18,195 51%
Gender

Race

 White 24,172 68.0%
 Black Or African American 495 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 176 0.5%
 Asian 5,945 16.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 65 0.2%
 Other Race 3,110 8.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,570 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2433308341
25-344671,2541,721
35-441,4241,1242,548
45-542,1169263,042
55-641,8695632,432
65-741,2022971,499
75-847962621,058
85 Plus273148421

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,243 55%
 Single Guardian 2,100 16%
 Singles 2,939 23%
 Singles With Roommate 780 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,562 66%
 Households with Kids 4,500 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1175190365
2213160373
3205186391
4186210396
5204188392
6217210427
7190182372
8211216427
9230236466
10230214444
11226234460
12270223493
13264261525
14280222502
15314246560
16274259533
17294262556
18256228484
19249208457
20264220484

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 92821 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 92821 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 92821 real estate data, the median home value of $510,000 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 92821 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 92821 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 92821 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 35,464 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 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 69 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,335 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,845 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,882 36%
 Households Vacant 489 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 275 56%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 1%
 For Sale Only 102 21%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 32 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 62 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 521 10%
 1 Bedroom 1,817 36%
 2 Bedroom 1,723 34%
 3+ Bedroom 1,049 21%
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 $78,077 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 92821 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. However, that is not the case in 92821. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12,465 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,637 26%
 No Earnings 9,799 33%
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 12,465 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,637 26%
 No Earnings 9,799 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,508 90.7%
 Public transportation 270 1.5%
 Taxicab 13 0.1%
 Motorcycle 109 0.6%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 400 2.2%
 Worked at Home 900 4.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 1,009 9%
 High School Graduate 4,788 41%
 Associate's degree 787 7%
 Bachelor's degree 2,981 26%
 Master's degree 1,362 12%
 Professional school degree 380 3%
 Doctorate degree 273 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,409 75.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,233 17.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 483 6.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 92821

ZIP Code 92821 is in the Brea-Olinda Unf School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 92821.

Arovista Elementary
900 Eadington Dr
Brea, CA 92821
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brea-Olinda Unf School District
Laurel Elementary
200 South Flower Ave
Brea, CA 92821
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brea-Olinda Unf School District
Mariposa Elementary
1111 West Mariposa Dr
Brea, CA 92821
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brea-Olinda Unf School District
Olinda Elementary
3145 East Birch St
Brea, CA 92821
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brea-Olinda Unf School District
William E. Fanning Elementary
650 North Apricot
Brea, CA 92821
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brea-Olinda Unf School District
Brea Country Hills Elementary
150 North Associated Rd
Brea, CA 92821
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Brea-Olinda Unf School District
Brea Junior High School
400 North Brea Blvd
Brea, CA 92821
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Brea-Olinda Unf School District
Brea Canyon High (continuation)
689 North Wildcat Way
Brea, CA 92821
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brea-Olinda Unf School District
Brea-Olinda High School
789 North Wildcat Way
Brea, CA 92821
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Brea-Olinda Unf School District
St Angela Merici Parish School
575 S Walnut Ave
Brea, CA 92821
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori of Brea
701 Mulberry Ave Fir 400
Brea, CA 92821
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Christ Lutheran School
820 W Imperial Hwy
Brea, CA 92821
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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