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ZIP Code 96087

Post Office City:Shasta, CA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Shasta County
Timezone: Pacific (6:34pm)
Area code: 530 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.60, -122.49
ZIP (~1500 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 96087

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Primary/preferred city:
Shasta, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 96087 ZIP Code

ZIP code 96087 is located in northwest 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 96087 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 96087 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 600
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 271
Median Home Value $208,000
Land Area 78.25 sq mi
Water Area 4.98 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 248
Median Household Income $31,488

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 5131427
85 Plus31114


 Male 296 49%
 Female 304 51%


 White 522 87.0%
 Black Or African American 8 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 3.2%
 Asian 10 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.2%
 Other Race 3 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 37 6.2%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus10010

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 135 54%
 Single Guardian 47 19%
 Singles 50 20%
 Singles With Roommate 16 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 188 76%
 Households with Kids 60 24%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 96087 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 96087 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 96087 real estate data, the median home value of $208,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 96087 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 96087 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 96087 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 600 100%
 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 124 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 82 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 42 15%
 Households Vacant 23 8%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 4%
 For Sale Only 2 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 13%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 43%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 30 61%
 2 Bedroom 19 39%
 3+ Bedroom 0 0%
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 $31,488 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 96087 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. A higher percentage of people in 96087 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. More commuters in 96087 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 Shasta, CA incomes.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 207 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 105 20%
 No Earnings 204 40%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 207 40%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 105 20%
 No Earnings 204 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 240 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 46 16%
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. 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 77 17.2%
 High School Graduate 223 49.9%
 Associate's degree 11 2.5%
 Bachelor's degree 133 29.8%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 3 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 33 67%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 16 33%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 96087

ZIP Code 96087 is in the Shasta Union Elementary School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 96087.

Shasta Elementary
10446 Red Bluff Rd.
Shasta, CA 96087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shasta Union Elementary School District

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