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ZIP Code 95131

Post Office City:San Jose, CA (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: McKay-Ringwood
County: Santa Clara County
Timezone: Pacific (12:33pm)
Area code: 408 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.38, -121.89
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 95131

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Primary/preferred city:
San Jose, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 95131 ZIP Code

ZIP code 95131 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 95131 are primarily Asian. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 95131 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,565
Population Density 4,913 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,231
Median Home Value $518,200
Land Area 5.81 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,906
Median Household Income $104,919

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,1471,0622,209
5-98838051,688
10-148297381,567
15-197707011,471
20-248027821,584
25-291,1371,2142,351
30-341,4891,4342,923
35-391,4891,3642,853
40-441,1871,0732,260
45-491,0521,0432,095
50-549751,0081,983
55-598308991,729
60-646597751,434
65-69447457904
70-74263337600
75-79194214408
80-84100132232
85 Plus99175274

Gender

 Male 14,352 50%
 Female 14,213 50%
Gender

Race

 White 4,680 16.4%
 Black Or African American 759 2.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 113 0.4%
 Asian 20,122 70.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 129 0.5%
 Other Race 1,755 6.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,007 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2433111144
25-348359531,788
35-441,6948022,496
45-541,6054662,071
55-641,1783241,502
65-74473136609
75-8416656222
85 Plus512374

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,451 61%
 Single Guardian 1,562 18%
 Singles 1,269 14%
 Singles With Roommate 624 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,198 58%
 Households with Kids 3,708 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1241229470
2255212467
3227200427
4193198391
5216160376
6167176343
7159162321
8165130295
9176177353
10168160328
11168142310
12158150308
13170150320
14165136301
15174132306
16138147285
17183160343
18141133274
19134129263
20147149296

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 95131 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 95131 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 95131 real estate data, the median home value of $518,200 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 95131. Rentals in 95131 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 95131 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,479 99.7%
 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 86 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,984 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,051 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,871 31%
 Households Vacant 325 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 70 21.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1.8%
 For Sale Only 149 45.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 6.2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 29 8.9%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 50 15.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 18 0.6%
 1 Bedroom 593 18.3%
 2 Bedroom 1,449 44.7%
 3+ Bedroom 1,185 36.5%
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 $104,919 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 95131 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 95131 can expect to fall in that range. 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.

For more information, see San Jose, CA incomes.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 11,057 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,406 23%
 No Earnings 7,132 30%
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 11,057 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,406 23%
 No Earnings 7,132 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,592 93.7%
 Public transportation 249 1.7%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 19 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 219 1.5%
 Worked at Home 427 2.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, 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 2,618 13%
 High School Graduate 6,094 30%
 Associate's degree 1,702 8%
 Bachelor's degree 5,713 28%
 Master's degree 3,434 17%
 Professional school degree 228 1%
 Doctorate degree 660 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,064 66.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,117 24.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 413 9.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 95131

ZIP Code 95131 is in the following school districts: Santa Clara County Office of Education School District, Berryessa Union Elementary School District, and Orchard Elementary School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 95131.

Santa Clara County Court
1290 Ridder Park Dr. Mc213
San Jose, CA 95131
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Santa Clara County Office of Education School District
Santa Clara County Special Education
1290 Ridder Park Dr. Mc271
San Jose, CA 95131
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Santa Clara County Office of Education School District
Brooktree Elementary
1781 Olivetree Dr.
San Jose, CA 95131
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Berryessa Union Elementary School District
Vinci Park Elementary
1311 Vinci Park Way
San Jose, CA 95131
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Berryessa Union Elementary School District
Orchard Elementary
921 Fox Ln.
San Jose, CA 95131
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Orchard Elementary School District
Santa Clara County Community School
1290 Ridder Park Dr. Mc213
San Jose, CA 95131
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Santa Clara County Office of Education School District

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