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ZIP Code 93420

Post Office City:Arroyo Grande, CA (View All Cities)
County: San Luis Obispo County
Timezone: Pacific (5:09am)
Area code: 805 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.1, -120.4
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 93420

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 93420. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 93420 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:
Arroyo Grande, CA
Unacceptable:
Halcyon, Pismo Beach

Stats and Demographics for the 93420 ZIP Code

ZIP code 93420 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 93420 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 93420 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,413
Population Density 152 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,444
Median Home Value $531,700
Land Area 187.36 sq mi
Water Area 1.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 11,428
Median Household Income $67,035

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 49


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56806381,318
5-98067081,514
10-149568921,848
15-199128271,739
20-246696091,278
25-296786671,345
30-346196651,284
35-397137251,438
40-448038211,624
45-491,0081,0682,076
50-541,1341,3262,460
55-591,1611,2992,460
60-641,1041,1922,296
65-697768911,667
70-745946931,287
75-794875541,041
80-84378484862
85 Plus331545876

Gender

 Male 13,809 49%
 Female 14,604 51%
Gender

Race

 White 24,562 86.4%
 Black Or African American 218 0.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 220 0.8%
 Asian 893 3.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 22 0.1%
 Other Race 1,284 4.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,214 4.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2417206223
25-343087001,008
35-448266661,492
45-541,6766892,365
55-642,1175602,677
65-741,4912701,761
75-841,0722181,290
85 Plus434178612

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,498 57%
 Single Guardian 1,380 12%
 Singles 2,820 25%
 Singles With Roommate 730 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 8,245 72%
 Households with Kids 3,183 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1126119245
2137132269
3154140294
4154137291
5148139287
6145129274
7168135303
8174145319
9171160331
10202175377
11191179370
12184177361
13183176359
14196185381
15189178367
16207181388
17190179369
18193160353
19133129262
20142114256

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 93420 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 93420 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 93420 real estate data, the median home value of $531,700 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 93420. Rentals in 93420 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 93420 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Arroyo Grande, CA home values.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,231 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 106 0.4%
 Other Institutional 6 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 70 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,471 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,470 20%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,487 28%
 Households Vacant 1,016 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 133 13.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 20 2.0%
 For Sale Only 143 14.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 45 4.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 472 46.5%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 200 19.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 39 1%
 1 Bedroom 766 21%
 2 Bedroom 1,345 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,519 41%
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 $67,035 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 93420 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. More commuters in 93420 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 8,953 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,618 26%
 No Earnings 9,701 38%
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 8,953 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,618 26%
 No Earnings 9,701 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,072 87.5%
 Public transportation 83 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 778 5.6%
 Worked at Home 847 6.1%
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 1,377 6%
 High School Graduate 10,893 49%
 Associate's degree 2,238 10%
 Bachelor's degree 4,521 21%
 Master's degree 1,878 9%
 Professional school degree 649 3%
 Doctorate degree 460 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,189 76.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 939 17.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 337 6.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 93420

ZIP Code 93420 is in the following school districts: Lucia Mar Unified School District, Santa Lucia Rop School District, and Private. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 93420.

Mesa Middle School
2555 Halcyon Rd.
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lucia Mar Unified School District
Branch Elementary
970 Sch Rd.
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lucia Mar Unified School District
Harloe Elementary
901 Fair Oaks Ave.
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lucia Mar Unified School District
Ocean View Elementary
1208 Linda Dr.
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Lucia Mar Unified School District
Santa Lucia Rop
602 Orchard St.
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Santa Lucia Rop School District
Arroyo Grande High School
495 Valley Rd.
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lucia Mar Unified School District
Lopez Continuation High School
1055 Mesa View Dr.
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Lucia Mar Unified School District
Paulding Middle School
600 Crown Hill St.
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Lucia Mar Unified School District
St Patricks Catholic School
900 W Branch St
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Arroyo Grande Montessori School
216 Oak St
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Valley View Adventist Academy
230 Vernon St
Arroyo Grande, CA 93420
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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