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ZIP Code 93442

Primary City:Morro Bay, CA (View All Cities)
County: San Luis Obispo County
Timezone: Pacific (6:37am)
Area code: 805 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.40, -120.78
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 93442

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 93442. 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 93442. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 93442, 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:
Morro Bay, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 93442 ZIP Code

ZIP code 93442 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 93442 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 93442 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 10,789
Population Density 241 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,596
Median Home Value $490,400
Land Area 44.85 sq mi
Water Area 1.50 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 5,084
Median Household Income $51,010

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 52


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5236233469
5-9234219453
10-14213190403
15-19292232524
20-24349266615
25-29363300663
30-34291298589
35-39276267543
40-44302282584
45-49347351698
50-54391461852
55-59453483936
60-64426470896
65-69340383723
70-74236302538
75-79198254452
80-84162251413
85 Plus161277438

Gender

 Male 5,270 49%
 Female 5,519 51%
Gender

Race

 White 9,402 87.1%
 Black Or African American 48 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 109 1.0%
 Asian 277 2.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.1%
 Other Race 627 5.8%
 Two Or More Races 317 2.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2418186204
25-3474464538
35-44197409606
45-54421475896
55-647114201,131
65-74631194825
75-84455132587
85 Plus23859297

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,097 41%
 Single Guardian 651 13%
 Singles 1,881 37%
 Singles With Roommate 455 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 4,115 81%
 Households with Kids 969 19%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
15355108
2384280
35448102
4504696
5454186
65050100
7454186
8453580
94952101
10413172
11395089
12454590
13462773
14423779
155250102
16534194
17524294
187548123
196051111
206657123

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 93442 has a slightly higher than average 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 93442 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 93442 real estate data, the median home value of $490,400 is extremely high 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 93442. Rentals in 93442 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 93442 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 10,628 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 125 1.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 36 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,629 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,116 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,339 35%
 Households Vacant 1,512 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 155 10.3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 0.8%
 For Sale Only 89 5.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,151 76.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 99 6.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 138 5%
 1 Bedroom 740 27%
 2 Bedroom 1,177 43%
 3+ Bedroom 673 25%
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 $51,010 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 93442 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. More commuters in 93442 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 3,096 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,827 30%
 No Earnings 3,505 37%
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 3,096 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,827 30%
 No Earnings 3,505 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,302 84%
 Public transportation 54 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 47 1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 353 7%
 Worked at Home 369 7%
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 371 9%
 High School Graduate 1,739 44%
 Associate's degree 499 13%
 Bachelor's degree 721 18%
 Master's degree 378 10%
 Professional school degree 171 4%
 Doctorate degree 72 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,073 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 101 8%
 Not Enrolled in School 116 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 93442

ZIP Code 93442 is in the San Luis Coastal Unf School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 93442.

Del Mar Elementary
501 Sequoia St
Morro Bay, CA 93442
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Luis Coastal Unf School District
Morro Bay High School
235 Atascadero Rd
Morro Bay, CA 93442
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: San Luis Coastal Unf School District

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