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ZIP Code 93280

Post Office City:Wasco, CA (View All Cities)
County: Kern County
Timezone: Pacific (4:46am)
Coordinates:35.6, -119.5
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 93280

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 93280. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 93280 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:
Wasco, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 93280 ZIP Code

ZIP code 93280 is located in southern California and covers a large 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 93280 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 93280 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 27,152
Population Density 84 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,012
Median Home Value $132,000
Land Area 322.06 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,570
Median Household Income $39,038

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 26


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,1971,1642,361
5-91,1261,0702,196
10-141,0611,0022,063
15-191,3051,0162,321
20-242,0068212,827
25-291,9007822,682
30-341,6547542,408
35-391,3676782,045
40-441,2496811,930
45-491,1395561,695
50-548825141,396
55-596024801,082
60-64404335739
65-69249239488
70-74173162335
75-79138129267
80-847599174
85 Plus5885143

Gender

 Male 16,585 61%
 Female 10,567 39%
Gender

Race

 White 13,343 49.1%
 Black Or African American 1,968 7.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 306 1.1%
 Asian 194 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.0%
 Other Race 10,459 38.5%
 Two Or More Races 869 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2465293358
25-343877281,115
35-445786411,219
45-547014861,187
55-64566294860
65-74296165461
75-8418391274
85 Plus672996

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,186 57%
 Single Guardian 1,550 28%
 Singles 629 11%
 Singles With Roommate 205 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 2,195 39%
 Households with Kids 3,375 61%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1223219442
2232241473
3256243499
4241226467
5224231455
6212208420
7242221463
8226198424
9222212434
10209206415
11206183389
12213226439
13202190392
14231197428
15220208428
16235200435
17227219446
18266197463
19357192549
20392169561

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 93280 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 93280 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1950s. Looking at 93280 real estate data, the median home value of $132,000 is slightly less than average 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 93280. Rentals in 93280 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 93280 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Wasco, CA rent prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,432 78.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 5,710 21.0%
 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 10 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,218 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 625 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,727 45%
 Households Vacant 442 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 113 25.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 1.6%
 For Sale Only 143 32.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 54 12.2%
 For Migrant Workers 6 1.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 116 26.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 48 2%
 1 Bedroom 481 18%
 2 Bedroom 1,093 40%
 3+ Bedroom 1,101 40%
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 $39,038 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 93280 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 93280 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.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,565 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,424 27%
 No Earnings 10,050 50%
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 4,565 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,424 27%
 No Earnings 10,050 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,300 89.4%
 Public transportation 31 0.4%
 Taxicab 17 0.2%
 Motorcycle 8 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 563 8.0%
 Worked at Home 127 1.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 7,131 45.9%
 High School Graduate 7,046 45.3%
 Associate's degree 648 4.2%
 Bachelor's degree 440 2.8%
 Master's degree 145 0.9%
 Professional school degree 64 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 75 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,550 85.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 154 2.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 793 12.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 93280

ZIP Code 93280 is in the following school districts: Pond Union Elementary School District, Semitropic Elementary School District, Wasco Union Elementary School District, North Kern Vocational Training Center School District, Wasco Union High School District, and Private. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 93280.

Pond Elementary
29585 Pond Rd.
Wasco, CA 93280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pond Union Elementary School District
Semitropic Elementary
25300 Highway 46
Wasco, CA 93280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Semitropic Elementary School District
John L. Prueitt Elementary
3501 Seventh St.
Wasco, CA 93280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wasco Union Elementary School District
Karl F. Clemens Elementary
523 Brd.way Ave.
Wasco, CA 93280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wasco Union Elementary School District
Palm Avenue Elementary
1017 Palm Ave.
Wasco, CA 93280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wasco Union Elementary School District
Teresa Burke Elementary
1301 Filburn St.
Wasco, CA 93280
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wasco Union Elementary School District
North Kern Vocational Training Center
2150 Seventh St.
Wasco, CA 93280
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: North Kern Vocational Training Center School District
Thomas Jefferson Middle School
305 Griffith Ave.
Wasco, CA 93280
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Wasco Union Elementary School District
Wasco High School
1900 Seventh St.
Wasco, CA 93280
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wasco Union High School District
Wasco Independence High School
1445 Poso Dr.
Wasco, CA 93280
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wasco Union High School District
North Kern Christian School
710 Peters St
Wasco, CA 93280
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Bethany Christian School
942 7th Street
Wasco, CA 93280
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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