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ZIP Code 95949

Primary City:Grass Valley, CA (View All Cities)
County: Nevada County
Timezone: Pacific (5:39am)
Area code: 530 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.1, -121.1
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 95949

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 95949. 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 95949. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 95949, 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:
Grass Valley, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 95949 ZIP Code

ZIP code 95949 is located in northwest California and covers a slightly higher 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 95949 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 95949 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,741
Population Density 141 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,938
Median Home Value $343,000
Land Area 139.56 sq mi
Water Area 0.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,188
Median Household Income $62,224

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 51Male Median Age: 50Female Median Age: 52

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male381482607664438378385393540670823932954712534389278214
Female3254225586223483343623945088039531,065971766497420334285
Total7069041,1651,2867867127477871,0481,4731,7761,9971,9251,4781,031809612499

Gender

 Male 9,774 50%
 Female 9,967 50%
Gender

Race

 White 18,397 93.2%
 Black Or African American 75 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 213 1.1%
 Asian 170 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 18 0.1%
 Other Race 273 1.4%
 Two Or More Races 595 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner222426151,3512,0051,417876335
Renter98276277269233856027
Total1205188921,6202,2381,502936362

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,880 60%
 Single Guardian 905 11%
 Singles 1,873 23%
 Singles With Roommate 530 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,200 76%
 Households with Kids 1,988 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male68887788791061078810211912911613510815412815812599116
Female73616267737789859810611410912310614514411810910674
Total141149139155152183196173200225243225258214299272276234205190

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 95949 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 95949 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 95949 real estate data, the median home value of $343,000 is 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 95949. Rentals in 95949 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 95949 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,708 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 21 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 12 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,672 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,191 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,325 15%
 Households Vacant 750 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 72 9.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 1.6%
 For Sale Only 178 23.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 23 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 275 36.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 189 25.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 16 1%
 1 Bedroom 197 15%
 2 Bedroom 440 33%
 3+ Bedroom 691 51%
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 $62,224 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 95949 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. A higher percentage of people in 95949 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. 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 95949 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 4,741 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,824 29%
 No Earnings 7,256 43%
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 4,741 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,824 29%
 No Earnings 7,256 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 6,476 82.5%
 Public transportation 46 0.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 29 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 107 1.4%
 Worked at Home 1,188 15.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 342 5%
 High School Graduate 4,022 58%
 Associate's degree 684 10%
 Bachelor's degree 1,081 15%
 Master's degree 579 8%
 Professional school degree 214 3%
 Doctorate degree 65 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,525 76.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 575 17.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 214 6.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 95949

ZIP Code 95949 is in the Nevada Joint Union High School District. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 95949.

Nevada Adult
12338 McCourtney Rd
Grass Valley, CA 95949
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Nevada Joint Union High School District
Pleasant Ridge Special Education Preschool
22580 Kingston Ln
Grass Valley, CA 95949
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Pleasant Ridge Union Elementary School District
Clear Creek Elementary
17700 McCourtney Rd
Grass Valley, CA 95949
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Clear Creek Elementary School District
Magnolia Intermediate
22431 Kingston Ln
Grass Valley, CA 95949
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pleasant Ridge Union Elementary School District
Pleasant Ridge Charter
16229 Duggans Rd
Grass Valley, CA 95949
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pleasant Ridge Union Elementary School District
Cottage Hill Elementary
22600 Kingston Ln
Grass Valley, CA 95949
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pleasant Ridge Union Elementary School District
Alta Sierra Elementary
16607 Annie Dr
Grass Valley, CA 95949
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pleasant Ridge Union Elementary School District
Pleasant Ridge Community Day
22431 Kingston Ln
Grass Valley, CA 95949
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Pleasant Ridge Union Elementary School District
Sierra Montessori Academy
16229 Duggans Rd
Grass Valley, CA 95949
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Nevada County Office of Education School District
Bear River High School
11130 Magnolia Rd
Grass Valley, CA 95949
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Nevada Joint Union High School District
Pioneer High (continuation)
11130 Magnolia Rd
Grass Valley, CA 95949
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Nevada Joint Union High School District
Launch
12338 McCourtney Rd
Grass Valley, CA 95949
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Nevada County Office of Education School District
Inspire
12338 McCourtney Rd
Grass Valley, CA 95949
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Nevada County Office of Education School District
Edge Academy
12338 McCourtney Rd
Grass Valley, CA 95949
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Nevada County Office of Education School District
Christian Encounter High School
17183 Retrac Way
Grass Valley, CA 95949
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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