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ZIP Code 96017

Post Office City:Castella, CA (View All Cities)
County: Shasta County
Timezone: Pacific (9:37pm)
Area code: 530 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:41.1, -122.4
ZIP (~10 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 96017

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 96017. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 96017 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:
Castella, CA
Sweet Brier

Stats and Demographics for the 96017 ZIP Code

ZIP code 96017 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 96017 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 96017 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 171
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 184
Median Home Value $176,800
Land Area 146.10 sq mi
Water Area 0.66 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 76
Median Household Income $31,042

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 56511
85 Plus224


 Male 102 60%
 Female 69 40%


 White 160 94%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 1%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 9 5%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus314

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 32 42%
 Single Guardian 10 13%
 Singles 25 33%
 Singles With Roommate 9 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 58 76%
 Households with Kids 18 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 96017 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 96017 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 96017 real estate data, the median home value of $176,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 96017 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 96017 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 96017 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 171 100%
 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 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 22 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 27 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 15%
 Households Vacant 108 59%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 2 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 99 92%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 5 5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 15 50%
 2 Bedroom 10 33%
 3+ Bedroom 5 17%
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 $31,042 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 96017 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 96017 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 96017 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 25 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 31 21%
 No Earnings 95 63%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 25 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 31 21%
 No Earnings 95 63%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 34 79%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 4 9%
 Worked at Home 5 12%
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 20 14%
 High School Graduate 71 49%
 Associate's degree 24 17%
 Bachelor's degree 20 14%
 Master's degree 9 6%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 39 61%
 Enrolled in Private School 8 13%
 Not Enrolled in School 17 27%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 96017

ZIP Code 96017 is in the Castle Rock Union Elementary School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 96017.

Castle Rock Elementary
29373 Main St.
Castella, CA 96017
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Castle Rock Union Elementary School District

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