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ZIP Code 93921

Primary City:Carmel By The Sea, CA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Monterey County
Timezone: Pacific (3:59am)
Area code: 831 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.5449, -121.9257
ZIP (~100 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 93921

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 93921. 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 93921. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 93921, 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:
Carmel By The Sea, CA
Carmel, Carmel By The

Stats and Demographics for the 93921 ZIP Code

ZIP code 93921 is located in west California and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 93921 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely 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 93921 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,281
Population Density 3,649 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,139
Median Home Value $1,000,001
Land Area 0.90 sq mi
Water Area 0.16 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,881
Median Household Income $66,231

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 59Male Median Age: 59Female Median Age: 60

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus


 Male 1,428 44%
 Female 1,853 56%


 White 3,070 93.6%
 Black Or African American 11 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.1%
 Asian 103 3.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.2%
 Other Race 27 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 63 1.9%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 718 38%
 Single Guardian 170 9%
 Singles 868 46%
 Singles With Roommate 125 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,666 89%
 Households with Kids 215 11%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 93921 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 93921 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 93921 real estate data, the median home value of $1,000,001 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 93921 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 93921 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,281 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 555 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 482 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 844 27%
 Households Vacant 1,258 40%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 85 6.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 0.8%
 For Sale Only 57 4.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,019 81.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 75 6.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 93 16%
 1 Bedroom 99 17%
 2 Bedroom 234 41%
 3+ Bedroom 141 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 $66,231 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. A higher percentage of people in 93921 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 93921 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 686 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 708 27%
 No Earnings 1,212 47%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 686 26%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 708 27%
 No Earnings 1,212 47%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 833 70%
 Public transportation 25 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 21 2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 106 9%
 Worked at Home 210 18%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 93921 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 46 4%
 High School Graduate 292 25%
 Associate's degree 40 3%
 Bachelor's degree 429 37%
 Master's degree 160 14%
 Professional school degree 168 15%
 Doctorate degree 15 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 443 77%
 Enrolled in Private School 28 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 107 19%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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