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ZIP Code 93405

Post Office City:San Luis Obispo, CA (View All Cities)
County: San Luis Obispo County
Timezone: Pacific (9:29pm)
Area code: 805 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.3, -120.7
ZIP (~9 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 93405

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 93405. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 93405 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:
San Luis Obispo, CA
Acceptable:
Sn Luis Obisp

Stats and Demographics for the 93405 ZIP Code

ZIP code 93405 is located in southern 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 93405 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 93405 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 35,440
Population Density 404 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,346
Median Home Value $564,100
Land Area 87.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.18 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,647
Median Household Income $40,697

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 23Male Median Age: 25Female Median Age: 22


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5309287596
5-9308315623
10-14341288629
15-193,8133,2717,084
20-246,5044,15910,663
25-291,7126222,334
30-341,3043301,634
35-391,2063521,558
40-441,4073461,753
45-491,4384201,858
50-541,2194621,681
55-599214861,407
60-646164281,044
65-69383311694
70-74245238483
75-79187207394
80-84164232396
85 Plus213396609

Gender

 Male 22,290 63%
 Female 13,150 37%
Gender

Race

 White 27,153 76.6%
 Black Or African American 2,892 8.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 210 0.6%
 Asian 2,244 6.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 47 0.1%
 Other Race 1,532 4.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,362 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24803,2803,360
25-341758301,005
35-44346346692
45-54615331946
55-648232311,054
65-7453088618
75-8443689525
85 Plus240207447

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,517 29%
 Single Guardian 757 9%
 Singles 2,355 27%
 Singles With Roommate 3,018 35%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,371 85%
 Households with Kids 1,276 15%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
16053113
25761118
37066136
46657123
56568133
66460124
76372135
86755122
94960109
107154125
116950119
126961130
136265127
147058128
157859137
1693100193
17154101255
181,2601,2332,493
192,2281,7784,006
201,9771,5923,569

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 93405 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes, universities and military bases nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 93405 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 93405 real estate data, the median home value of $564,100 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 93405. Rentals in 93405 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 93405 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,299 60.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 6,915 19.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 128 0.4%
 Nursing Facilities 66 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 6,836 19.3%
 Military Quarters 86 0.2%
 Other Noninstitutional 110 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,093 22%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,152 12%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,402 58%
 Households Vacant 699 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 440 62.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 2.3%
 For Sale Only 47 6.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 2.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 98 14.0%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 77 11.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 362 7%
 1 Bedroom 1,028 21%
 2 Bedroom 1,868 38%
 3+ Bedroom 1,677 34%
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 $40,697 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 93405 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. 93405 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 93405 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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.

For more information, see San Luis Obispo, CA unemployment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,483 14%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 14,298 45%
 No Earnings 12,830 41%
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 4,483 14%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 14,298 45%
 No Earnings 12,830 41%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,589 70.5%
 Public transportation 380 3.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 28 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2,122 19.7%
 Worked at Home 642 6.0%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, 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 2,359 17%
 High School Graduate 5,838 42%
 Associate's degree 1,030 7%
 Bachelor's degree 2,870 20%
 Master's degree 1,051 7%
 Professional school degree 421 3%
 Doctorate degree 480 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,670 79.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 228 10.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 210 10.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 93405

ZIP Code 93405 is in the following school districts: San Luis Obispo County Office of Education School District, San Luis Coastal Unified School District, and Private. There are 13 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 93405.

San Luis Obispo County Juvenile Court
1065 Kansas Ave.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: San Luis Obispo County Office of Education School District
San Luis County Special Education
3350 Ed Dr.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: San Luis Obispo County Office of Education School District
San Luis Obispo County Community
3350 Ed Dr.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: San Luis Obispo County Office of Education School District
Bellevue-Santa Fe Charter
1401 San Luis Bay Dr.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Luis Coastal Unified School District
Bishop'S Peak Elementary
451 Jaycee Dr.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Luis Coastal Unified School District
Pacheco Elementary
261 Cuesta Dr.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Luis Coastal Unified School District
Smith (C. L.) Elementary
1375 Balboa St.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Luis Coastal Unified School District
Teach Elementary
165 Grand Ave.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: San Luis Coastal Unified School District
Laguna Middle School
11050 Los Osos Valley Rd.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: San Luis Coastal Unified School District
Pacific Beach High School
11950 Los Osos Valley Rd.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: San Luis Coastal Unified School District
Grizzly Challenge Charter
10 Sonoma Ave. Bldg. 942
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: San Luis Obispo County Office of Education School District
San Luis Obispo Classical Academy
165 Grand Ave
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Central Coast International School
793 E Foothill Blvd Box 109
San Luis Opico, CA 93405
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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