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ZIP Code 94546

Post Office City:Castro Valley, CA (View All Cities)
County: Alameda County
Timezone: Pacific (10:19pm)
Coordinates:37.72, -122.08
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94546

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 94546. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 94546 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:
Castro Valley, CA
Acceptable:
Hayward

Stats and Demographics for the 94546 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94546 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 94546 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 94546 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 42,209
Population Density 4,479 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,929
Median Home Value $475,300
Land Area 9.42 sq mi
Water Area 0.26 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,117
Median Household Income $73,099

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 40Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,2211,1012,322
5-91,2171,2392,456
10-141,4441,4192,863
15-191,4891,3962,885
20-241,1651,0822,247
25-291,1461,2062,352
30-341,1521,4002,552
35-391,2791,4112,690
40-441,4361,5773,013
45-491,6711,8163,487
50-541,7911,8253,616
55-591,4851,5213,006
60-641,1941,3202,514
65-697678381,605
70-745316811,212
75-794405951,035
80-84361627988
85 Plus4309361,366

Gender

 Male 20,219 48%
 Female 21,990 52%
Gender

Race

 White 26,638 63.1%
 Black Or African American 2,502 5.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 263 0.6%
 Asian 6,984 16.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 303 0.7%
 Other Race 2,747 6.5%
 Two Or More Races 2,772 6.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2438256294
25-346111,2971,908
35-441,5561,3532,909
45-542,6301,3323,962
55-642,3948003,194
65-741,3633111,674
75-841,0512531,304
85 Plus640232872

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,913 49%
 Single Guardian 3,090 19%
 Singles 4,035 25%
 Singles With Roommate 1,079 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 10,628 66%
 Households with Kids 5,489 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1232209441
2257223480
3246214460
4250252502
5243236479
6244253497
7247245492
8239249488
9244256500
10289269558
11280265545
12283261544
13274313587
14318311629
15326286612
16324302626
17298320618
18291241532
19250247497
20248227475

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94546 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 94546 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 94546 real estate data, the median home value of $475,300 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 94546. Rentals in 94546 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 94546 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 41,642 98.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 324 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 237 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,619 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,664 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,834 34%
 Households Vacant 812 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 348 43%
 Rented & Unoccupied 21 3%
 For Sale Only 133 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 51 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 39 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 220 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 129 2%
 1 Bedroom 1,282 20%
 2 Bedroom 3,383 54%
 3+ Bedroom 1,477 24%
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 $73,099 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 94546 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 94546 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 94546. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

For more information, see Castro Valley, CA commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 13,720 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,390 25%
 No Earnings 12,114 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 13,720 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,390 25%
 No Earnings 12,114 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,444 83.4%
 Public transportation 1,479 7.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 27 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 524 2.7%
 Worked at Home 1,250 6.3%
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 2,342 8%
 High School Graduate 15,256 51%
 Associate's degree 2,525 8%
 Bachelor's degree 6,539 22%
 Master's degree 2,268 8%
 Professional school degree 543 2%
 Doctorate degree 316 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,312 78.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,161 14.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 554 6.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94546

ZIP Code 94546 is in the following school districts: Castro Valley Unified School District, Hayward Unified School District, and Private. There are 14 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94546.

Castro Valley Elementary
20185 San Miguel Ave.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Castro Valley Unified School District
Marshall Elementary
20111 Marshall St.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Castro Valley Unified School District
Proctor Elementary
17520 Redwood Rd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Castro Valley Unified School District
Vannoy Elementary
5100 Vannoy
Castro Valley, CA 94546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Castro Valley Unified School District
Creekside Middle School
19722 Center St.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Castro Valley Unified School District
Chabot Elementary
19104 Lake Chabot Rd.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Castro Valley Unified School District
Stanton Elementary
2644 Somerset Ave.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Castro Valley Unified School District
Strobridge Elementary
21400 Bedford Dr.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hayward Unified School District
Golden Oak Montessori of Hayward
2652 Vergil Ct.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hayward Unified School District
Castro Valley High School
19400 Santa Maria Ave.
Castro Valley, CA 94546
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Castro Valley Unified School District
Redwood Continuation High School
18400 Clifton Way
Castro Valley, CA 94546
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Castro Valley Unified School District
Roy A. Johnson High School
18400 Clifton Way
Castro Valley, CA 94546
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Castro Valley Unified School District
Our Lady of Grace School
3427 Somerset Ave
Castro Valley, CA 94546
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Redwood Christian School
19300 Redwood Road
Castro Valley, CA 94546
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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