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ZIP Code 95686

Post Office City:Thornton, CA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: San Joaquin County
Timezone: Pacific (9:50am)
Area code: 209 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:38.224, -121.422
ZIP (~400 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 95686

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 95686. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 95686 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:
Thornton, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 95686 ZIP Code

ZIP code 95686 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 95686 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 large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 95686 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,405
Population Density 52 people per sq mi
Housing Units 466
Median Home Value $142,800
Land Area 27.25 sq mi
Water Area 1.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 437
Median Household Income $30,491

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 33

Under 55264116
85 Plus81321


 Male 699 50%
 Female 706 50%


 White 725 51.6%
 Black Or African American 53 3.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 72 5.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.4%
 Other Race 497 35.4%
 Two Or More Races 49 3.5%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus7714

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 228 52%
 Single Guardian 88 20%
 Singles 95 22%
 Singles With Roommate 26 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 247 57%
 Households with Kids 190 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 95686 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 95686 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 95686 real estate data, the median home value of $142,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 95686 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 95686 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 95686 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Thornton, CA rent prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,399 99.6%
 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 6 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 125 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 100 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 212 45%
 Households Vacant 29 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 45%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 7 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 6 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 22 12%
 2 Bedroom 95 51%
 3+ Bedroom 69 37%
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 $30,491 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 95686 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. 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 95686 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 179 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 240 33%
 No Earnings 306 42%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 179 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 240 33%
 No Earnings 306 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 273 90%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 9 3%
 Worked at Home 23 8%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 241 38.3%
 High School Graduate 321 51.0%
 Associate's degree 27 4.3%
 Bachelor's degree 36 5.7%
 Master's degree 4 0.6%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 248 92%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 23 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 95686

ZIP Code 95686 is in the New Hope Elementary School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 95686.

New Hope Elementary
26675 N. Sacramento Blvd.
Thornton, CA 95686
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Hope Elementary School District

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