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ZIP Code 93551

Primary City:Palmdale, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Palmdale
County: Los Angeles County
Timezone: Pacific (8:53pm)
Area code: 661 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.6, -118.2
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 93551

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 93551. 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 93551. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 93551, 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:
Palmdale, CA
Acceptable:
City Ranch, Leona Valley, Quartz Hill
Unacceptable:
Lancaster

Stats and Demographics for the 93551 ZIP Code

ZIP code 93551 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 93551 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 93551 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 50,798
Population Density 695 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,144
Median Home Value $243,400
Land Area 73.14 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,963
Median Household Income $80,663

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,5671,4322,999
5-91,7971,7183,515
10-142,3602,2624,622
15-192,4582,4124,870
20-241,7031,5123,215
25-291,2121,2262,438
30-341,2501,3292,579
35-391,4271,6783,105
40-441,7802,0063,786
45-492,1972,4074,604
50-542,2432,2544,497
55-591,7571,6893,446
60-641,2001,2452,445
65-697628781,640
70-745405641,104
75-79369452821
80-84245329574
85 Plus189349538

Gender

 Male 25,056 49%
 Female 25,742 51%
Gender

Race

 White 31,570 62.1%
 Black Or African American 5,720 11.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 402 0.8%
 Asian 3,783 7.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 139 0.3%
 Other Race 6,431 12.7%
 Two Or More Races 2,753 5.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2492134226
25-341,1126061,718
35-442,4997693,268
45-544,1147034,817
55-642,9603913,351
65-741,3811491,530
75-8468186767
85 Plus21670286

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 10,279 64%
 Single Guardian 2,673 17%
 Singles 2,384 15%
 Singles With Roommate 627 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,821 55%
 Households with Kids 7,142 45%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1291276567
2361298659
3324298622
4311320631
5336335671
6319351670
7334310644
8374331705
9434391825
10406393799
11475443918
12460452912
13496455951
145235191,042
15513471984
165185481,066
174985271,025
18485445930
19444421865
20413360773

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 93551 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 93551 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 93551 real estate data, the median home value of $243,400 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 93551 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 93551 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 93551 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 50,730 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 5 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 15 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 48 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 11,565 67%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,490 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,908 17%
 Households Vacant 1,181 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 272 23.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 24 2.0%
 For Sale Only 376 31.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 76 6.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 111 9.4%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 321 27.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 107 3%
 1 Bedroom 357 11%
 2 Bedroom 441 14%
 3+ Bedroom 2,215 71%
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 $80,663 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 93551 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. However, that is not the case in 93551. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 15,614 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,132 21%
 No Earnings 14,928 39%
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 15,614 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,132 21%
 No Earnings 14,928 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 19,615 92.8%
 Public transportation 274 1.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 43 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 292 1.4%
 Worked at Home 911 4.3%
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 1,548 10.2%
 High School Graduate 7,587 49.8%
 Associate's degree 1,733 11.4%
 Bachelor's degree 2,699 17.7%
 Master's degree 1,251 8.2%
 Professional school degree 334 2.2%
 Doctorate degree 96 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 9,728 78.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,648 13.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 975 7.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 93551

ZIP Code 93551 is in the Palmdale Elementary School District. There are 17 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 93551.

Palmdale Lrn Plaza
38043 Division St
Palmdale, CA 93551
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Palmdale Elementary School District
Ocotillo Elementary
38737 Ocotillo School Dr
Palmdale, CA 93551
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Palmdale Elementary School District
Summerwind Elementary
39360 Summerwind Dr
Palmdale, CA 93551
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Palmdale Elementary School District
Hillview Middle School
40525 Peonza Ln
Palmdale, CA 93551
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Westside Union Elementary School District
Leona Valley Elementary
9063 West Leona Ave
Leona Valley, CA 93551
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westside Union Elementary School District
Rancho Vista Elementary
40641 Peonza Ln
Palmdale, CA 93551
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westside Union Elementary School District
Cottonwood Elementary
2740 West Ave P8
Palmdale, CA 93551
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westside Union Elementary School District
Anaverde Hills
2740 West Ave P8
Palmdale, CA 93551
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westside Union Elementary School District
Esperanza Elementary
40521 35th St West
Palmdale, CA 93551
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westside Union Elementary School District
Gregg Anderson Academy
5151 West Ave N8
Palmdale, CA 93551
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Westside Union Elementary School District
Highland High School
39055 25th St West
Palmdale, CA 93551
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Antelope Valley Union High School District
Juniper Intermediate
39066 Palm Tree Way
Palmdale, CA 93551
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Palmdale Elementary School District
David G. Millen Intermediate
39360 Summerwind Dr
Palmdale, CA 93551
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Palmdale Elementary School District
Crosswind Comm Church-Adventureland Preschool
41337 10th St W
Palmdale, CA 93551
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Shema Christian
38990 Rogers Creek Rd
Leona Valley, CA 93551
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Westside Christian School
40027 11th St W
Palmdale, CA 93551
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Palmdale United Methodist Preschool-Kindergarten
39055 10th St W
Palmdale, CA 93551
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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