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ZIP Code 94598

Post Office City:Walnut Creek, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: San Marcos
County: Contra Costa County
Timezone: Pacific (1:22pm)
Area code: 925 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.91, -122.05
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 94598

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 94598. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 94598 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:
Walnut Creek, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 94598 ZIP Code

ZIP code 94598 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 94598 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 94598 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

For more information, see Walnut Creek, CA population.

Population 25,818
Population Density 1,693 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,756
Median Home Value $719,200
Land Area 15.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,390
Median Household Income $121,067

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 55455211,066
5-98087421,550
10-148698591,728
15-198677281,595
20-24454408862
25-294835401,023
30-34452519971
35-396387671,405
40-448349691,803
45-491,0731,1172,190
50-541,0401,1622,202
55-599521,0862,038
60-648679681,835
65-696798101,489
70-745816951,276
75-794985461,044
80-84360499859
85 Plus335547882

Gender

 Male 12,335 48%
 Female 13,483 52%
Gender

Race

 White 19,966 77.3%
 Black Or African American 284 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 68 0.3%
 Asian 3,905 15.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 53 0.2%
 Other Race 399 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,143 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24168298
25-34296464760
35-441,0735151,588
45-541,9643742,338
55-641,8733042,177
65-741,4791521,631
75-841,0571741,231
85 Plus383184567

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,259 60%
 Single Guardian 1,071 10%
 Singles 2,524 24%
 Singles With Roommate 536 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 7,283 70%
 Households with Kids 3,107 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
110390193
2103111214
3113126239
4128116244
5152124276
6167155322
7162144306
8154150304
9173169342
10162160322
11164172336
12194162356
13170188358
14179177356
15198175373
16203178381
17198179377
18162123285
1910673179
209371164

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 94598 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 94598 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 94598 real estate data, the median home value of $719,200 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 94598. Rentals in 94598 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 94598 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,560 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 203 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 55 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,107 57%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,034 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,249 21%
 Households Vacant 366 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 126 34%
 Rented & Unoccupied 11 3%
 For Sale Only 84 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 19 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 37 10%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 89 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 72 4%
 1 Bedroom 541 30%
 2 Bedroom 597 33%
 3+ Bedroom 585 33%
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 $121,067 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 94598 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. ZIP code 94598 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. 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 94598. 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 8,267 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,263 25%
 No Earnings 7,697 36%
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 8,267 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,263 25%
 No Earnings 7,697 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,862 74%
 Public transportation 1,695 14%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 352 3%
 Worked at Home 1,054 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 94598 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 341 2%
 High School Graduate 4,814 25%
 Associate's degree 1,218 6%
 Bachelor's degree 7,402 39%
 Master's degree 3,292 17%
 Professional school degree 1,346 7%
 Doctorate degree 712 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,333 80%
 Enrolled in Private School 971 18%
 Not Enrolled in School 139 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 94598

ZIP Code 94598 is in the following school districts: Mt. Diablo Unified School District, Walnut Creek Elementary School District, and Private. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 94598.

Bancroft Elementary
2200 Parish Dr.
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mt. Diablo Unified School District
Foothill Middle School
2775 Cedro Ln.
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Mt. Diablo Unified School District
Valle Verde Elementary
3275 Peachwillow Ln.
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mt. Diablo Unified School District
Walnut Acres Elementary
180 Cerezo Dr.
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mt. Diablo Unified School District
Eagle Peak Montessori
800 Hutchinson Rd.
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mt. Diablo Unified School District
Indian Valley Elementary
551 Marshall Dr.
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Walnut Creek Elementary School District
Northgate High School
425 Castle Rock Rd.
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mt. Diablo Unified School District
Seven Hills School
975 N San Carlos Dr
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Berean Christian High School
245 El Divisadero Ave
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Northcreek Academy & Preschool
2303 Ygnacio Valley Rd. Suite a
Walnut Creek, CA 94598
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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