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ZIP Code 96117

Primary City:Litchfield, CA (View All Cities)
County: Lassen County
Timezone: Pacific (5:30am)
Area code: 530 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:40.4, -120.3
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 96117

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 96117. 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 96117. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 96117, 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:
Litchfield, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 96117 ZIP Code

ZIP code 96117 is located in north California and covers a large 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 96117 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 96117 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 405
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 189
Median Home Value $328,600
Land Area 326.68 sq mi
Water Area 1.56 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 156
Median Household Income $60,375

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5131528
5-915924
10-1491221
15-19122133
20-248412
25-29151227
30-343912
35-3991120
40-4417825
45-49141630
50-54193049
55-59231639
60-6481523
65-6911920
70-747714
75-79527
80-848816
85 Plus325

Gender

 Male 199 49%
 Female 206 51%
Gender

Race

 White 362 89.4%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6 1.5%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 23 5.7%
 Two Or More Races 13 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24336
25-3431417
35-44111021
45-5435742
55-6430131
65-7422224
75-8411112
85 Plus303

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 90 58%
 Single Guardian 26 17%
 Singles 26 17%
 Singles With Roommate 14 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 107 69%
 Households with Kids 49 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1347
2022
3516
4325
5437
6224
7314
8437
9202
10123
11134
12538
13011
14235
15235
16268
17235
18156
19549
20022

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 96117 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 96117 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 96117 real estate data, the median home value of $328,600 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 96117. Rentals in 96117 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 96117 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 405 100%
 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 74 39%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 44 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 38 20%
 Households Vacant 33 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 8 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 3 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 15%
 For Migrant Workers 1 3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 48%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 25 100%
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 $60,375 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 96117 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 96117 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 96117 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 73 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 30 17%
 No Earnings 75 42%
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 73 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 30 17%
 No Earnings 75 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 103 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 9 15%
 High School Graduate 37 60%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 16 26%
 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 72 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 96117

ZIP Code 96117 is in the Shaffer Union Elementary School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 96117.

Shaffer Elementary
722055 Hwy 395 North
Litchfield, CA 96117
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Shaffer Union Elementary School District

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