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ZIP Code 96118

Post Office City:Loyalton, CA (View All Cities)
County: Sierra County
Timezone: Pacific (6:45am)
Area code: 530 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:39.6, -120.2
ZIP (~12 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 96118

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 96118. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 96118 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:
Loyalton, CA

Stats and Demographics for the 96118 ZIP Code

ZIP code 96118 is located in northern 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 96118 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 parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 96118 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

For more information, see Loyalton, CA population.

Population 1,627
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 812
Median Home Value $146,600
Land Area 202.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.31 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 673
Median Household Income $42,264

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 48


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5434790
5-9454388
10-146646112
15-195847105
20-24292756
25-29382765
30-34374178
35-39374986
40-44504797
45-496471135
50-545861119
55-596680146
60-646871139
65-695550105
70-74353772
75-79293362
80-84152136
85 Plus142236

Gender

 Male 807 50%
 Female 820 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,507 92.6%
 Black Or African American 4 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 30 1.8%
 Asian 3 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 37 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 45 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2431114
25-34293564
35-44563389
45-5410140141
55-6412538163
65-749526121
75-8456864
85 Plus12517

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 368 55%
 Single Guardian 89 13%
 Singles 189 28%
 Singles With Roommate 27 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 485 72%
 Households with Kids 188 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18614
271320
310616
491221
57310
671017
791322
810717
9121022
107916
11121022
1213821
13141024
1420929
15151126
16121123
17111425
1814721
196410
205510

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 96118 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 96118 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 96118 real estate data, the median home value of $146,600 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 96118 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 96118 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 96118 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,596 98%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 31 2%
 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 288 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 189 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 196 24%
 Households Vacant 139 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 16 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 17 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 61 44%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 43 31%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 67 49%
 2 Bedroom 36 26%
 3+ Bedroom 34 25%
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 $42,264 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 96118 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 96118 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. However, that is not the case in 96118. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 281 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 383 29%
 No Earnings 669 50%
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 281 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 383 29%
 No Earnings 669 50%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 518 88%
 Public transportation 10 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 52 9%
 Worked at Home 8 1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, a much higher percentage of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 93 7.8%
 High School Graduate 868 72.4%
 Associate's degree 147 12.3%
 Bachelor's degree 84 7.0%
 Master's degree 7 0.6%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 202 78%
 Enrolled in Private School 13 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 43 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 96118

ZIP Code 96118 is in the following school districts: Sierra County Office of Education School District and Sierra-Plumas Joint Unified School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 96118.

Sierra County Special Education
111 Beckwith Rd.
Loyalton, CA 96118
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Sierra County Office of Education School District
Loyalton Elementary
111 Beckwith
Loyalton, CA 96118
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sierra-Plumas Joint Unified School District
Loyalton High School
700 Fourth St.
Loyalton, CA 96118
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sierra-Plumas Joint Unified School District
Sierra Pass (continuation)
700 Fourth St.
Loyalton, CA 96118
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sierra-Plumas Joint Unified School District
Sierra County Opportunity
109 Beckwith Rd.
Loyalton, CA 96118
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Sierra County Office of Education School District

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