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ZIP Code 94517

Post Office City:Clayton, CA (View All Cities)
County: Contra Costa County
Timezone: Pacific (2:41pm)
Coordinates:37.89, -121.89
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94517

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 94517. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 94517 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:
Clayton, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 94517 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94517 is located in western 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 94517 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 slightly higher than average. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 94517 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,385
Population Density 216 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,662
Median Home Value $576,600
Land Area 57.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,546
Median Household Income $116,677

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5260265525
5-9397424821
10-145324781,010
15-19470400870
20-24221209430
25-29212195407
30-34221202423
35-39303376679
40-444755331,008
45-496046351,239
50-546025931,195
55-594705391,009
60-64480489969
65-69306342648
70-74203224427
75-79167162329
80-84101116217
85 Plus55124179

Gender

 Male 6,079 49%
 Female 6,306 51%
Gender

Race

 White 10,492 84.7%
 Black Or African American 187 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 53 0.4%
 Asian 760 6.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.2%
 Other Race 312 2.5%
 Two Or More Races 562 4.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-247411
25-3414591236
35-44651109760
45-541,1741151,289
55-641,047691,116
65-7461727644
75-8433133364
85 Plus7155126

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,097 68%
 Single Guardian 481 11%
 Singles 778 17%
 Singles With Roommate 190 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,934 65%
 Households with Kids 1,612 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
15260112
25449103
36153114
45762119
57286158
67582157
78074154
89194185
97988167
1093106199
119777174
12106102208
1311588203
14121105226
1511895213
1691105196
1710672178
188972161
196656122
204952101

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94517 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 94517 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 94517 real estate data, the median home value of $576,600 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 94517 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 94517 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 94517 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Clayton, CA home prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,246 98.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 66 0.5%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 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 73 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,397 73%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 646 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 503 11%
 Households Vacant 116 2%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 37 32%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 142 27%
 2 Bedroom 133 25%
 3+ Bedroom 256 48%
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 $116,677 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 94517 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. Residents in ZIP code 94517 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 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 94517. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 4,010 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,617 26%
 No Earnings 3,616 35%
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 4,010 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,617 26%
 No Earnings 3,616 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,866 84.0%
 Public transportation 343 5.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 26 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 79 1.4%
 Worked at Home 480 8.3%
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 384 4%
 High School Graduate 3,566 41%
 Associate's degree 842 10%
 Bachelor's degree 2,617 30%
 Master's degree 936 11%
 Professional school degree 298 3%
 Doctorate degree 78 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,028 73.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 625 22.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 119 4.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94517

ZIP Code 94517 is in the Mt. Diablo Unified School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94517.

Diablo View Middle School
300 Diablo View Ln.
Clayton, CA 94517
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mt. Diablo Unified School District
Mt. Diablo Elementary
5880 Mt. Zion Dr.
Clayton, CA 94517
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mt. Diablo Unified School District

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