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ZIP Code 95701

Post Office City:Alta, CA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Placer County
Timezone: Pacific (8:01am)
Coordinates:39.22, -120.80
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 95701

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 95701. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 95701 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:
Alta, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 95701 ZIP Code

ZIP code 95701 is located in northern 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 95701 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is slightly less than average. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 95701 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 983
Population Density 29 people per sq mi
Housing Units 573
Median Home Value $308,600
Land Area 33.33 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 404
Median Household Income $55,682

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 50Male Median Age: 49Female Median Age: 50

Under 5281745
85 Plus7815


 Male 524 53%
 Female 459 47%


 White 940 95.6%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.8%
 Asian 10 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 5 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 18 1.8%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus13013

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 251 62%
 Single Guardian 36 9%
 Singles 92 23%
 Singles With Roommate 25 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 302 75%
 Households with Kids 102 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 95701 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 95701 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 2000s. Looking at 95701 real estate data, the median home value of $308,600 is 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 95701. Rentals in 95701 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 95701 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 967 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 16 2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 253 44%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 79 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 72 13%
 Households Vacant 169 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 2.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 8 4.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 131 77.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 24 14.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 17 30%
 2 Bedroom 27 48%
 3+ Bedroom 12 21%
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 $55,682 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 95701 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 95701 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 95701 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 225 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 222 33%
 No Earnings 221 33%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 225 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 222 33%
 No Earnings 221 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 308 88.0%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 2 0.6%
 Worked at Home 40 11.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 95701 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.

For more information, see Alta, CA education levels.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 21 3.5%
 High School Graduate 392 64.8%
 Associate's degree 58 9.6%
 Bachelor's degree 88 14.5%
 Master's degree 33 5.5%
 Professional school degree 2 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 11 1.8%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 95 92.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 3.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 4 3.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 95701

ZIP Code 95701 is in the Alta-Dutch Flat Union Elementary School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 95701.

Alta-Dutch Flat Elementary
34050 Alta-bonny Nook Rd.
Alta, CA 95701
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Alta-Dutch Flat Union Elementary School District

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