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ZIP Code 94579

Primary City:San Leandro, CA (View All Cities)
County: Alameda County
Timezone: Pacific (6:10am)
Area code: 510 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.69, -122.15
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94579

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 94579. 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 94579. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 94579, 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:
San Leandro, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 94579 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94579 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 94579 are primarily Asian. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 94579 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 20,571
Population Density 6,567 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,019
Median Home Value $364,300
Land Area 3.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,723
Median Household Income $72,369

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 41Male Median Age: 39Female Median Age: 42


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55935621,155
5-96466361,282
10-146916381,329
15-197686421,410
20-245785561,134
25-295675681,135
30-345806181,198
35-396577331,390
40-446827701,452
45-497758651,640
50-548628431,705
55-596377321,369
60-645566621,218
65-69391443834
70-74276387663
75-79265350615
80-84207314521
85 Plus198323521

Gender

 Male 9,929 48%
 Female 10,642 52%
Gender

Race

 White 7,275 35.4%
 Black Or African American 1,359 6.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 141 0.7%
 Asian 8,742 42.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 122 0.6%
 Other Race 1,896 9.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,036 5.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24205979
25-34324304628
35-448573831,240
45-541,2504141,664
55-649922821,274
65-74662108770
75-8463061691
85 Plus34730377

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,783 56%
 Single Guardian 1,334 20%
 Singles 1,300 19%
 Singles With Roommate 306 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,179 62%
 Households with Kids 2,544 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1118107225
2113126239
3126114240
4137113250
5108119227
6131132263
7152113265
8121138259
9134134268
10129118247
1111398211
12145131276
13147146293
14157145302
15183139322
16155127282
17158133291
18149121270
19123122245
20119106225

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94579 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 94579 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 94579 real estate data, the median home value of $364,300 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 94579. Rentals in 94579 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 94579 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 20,538 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 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 33 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,518 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,564 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,641 23%
 Households Vacant 296 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 125 42%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Sale Only 68 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 25 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 56 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 79 4%
 1 Bedroom 275 15%
 2 Bedroom 547 31%
 3+ Bedroom 874 49%
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 $72,369 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 94579 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. Residents in ZIP code 94579 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 94579. 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.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,022 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,794 27%
 No Earnings 6,270 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 7,022 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,794 27%
 No Earnings 6,270 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,946 86%
 Public transportation 941 9%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 193 2%
 Worked at Home 298 3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,345 17.5%
 High School Graduate 4,436 57.6%
 Associate's degree 434 5.6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,027 13.3%
 Master's degree 363 4.7%
 Professional school degree 31 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 67 0.9%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,868 83%
 Enrolled in Private School 337 10%
 Not Enrolled in School 267 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94579

ZIP Code 94579 is in the San Leandro Unf School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94579.

Madison Elementary
14751 Juniper St
San Leandro, CA 94579
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Leandro Unf School District
Corvallis Elementary
14790 Corvallis St
San Leandro, CA 94579
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Lorenzo Unf School District
Dayton Elementary
1500 Dayton Ave
San Lorenzo, CA 94579
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: San Lorenzo Unf School District
Washington Manor Middle School
1170 Fargo Ave
San Leandro, CA 94579
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: San Lorenzo Unf School District
Lincoln High (continuation)
2600 Teagarden St
San Leandro, CA 94579
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: San Leandro Unf School District
St Felicitas Catholic School
1650 Manor Blvd
San Leandro, CA 94579
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Chinese Christian Schools
750 Fargo Ave
San Leandro, CA 94579
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
International Christian School
562 Lewelling Blvd
San Leandro, CA 94579
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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