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ZIP Code 96140

Post Office City:Carnelian Bay, CA (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Placer County
Timezone: Pacific (2:04pm)
Coordinates:39.227, -120.083
ZIP (~300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 96140

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 96140. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 96140 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:
Carnelian Bay, CA
Agate Bay, Cedar Flat, Flick Point, Fulton Acres, Ridgewood

Stats and Demographics for the 96140 ZIP Code

ZIP code 96140 is located in northern 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 96140 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 96140 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,170
Population Density 249 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,640
Median Home Value $475,600
Land Area 4.70 sq mi
Water Area 0.20 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 549
Median Household Income $71,081

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 46

Under 5242549
85 Plus6915


 Male 633 54%
 Female 537 46%


 White 1,094 93.5%
 Black Or African American 6 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.9%
 Asian 22 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 28 2.4%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus707

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 268 49%
 Single Guardian 41 7%
 Singles 153 28%
 Singles With Roommate 87 16%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 439 80%
 Households with Kids 110 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 96140 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 96140 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 96140 real estate data, the median home value of $475,600 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 96140. Rentals in 96140 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 96140 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,170 100%
 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 286 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 98 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 165 10%
 Households Vacant 1,091 67%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 23 2.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 0.6%
 For Sale Only 26 2.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,028 94.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 7 0.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 43 36%
 3+ Bedroom 77 64%
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 $71,081 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 96140 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. Residents in ZIP code 96140 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 96140 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.

For more information, see Carnelian Bay, CA incomes.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 389 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 259 27%
 No Earnings 302 32%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 389 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 259 27%
 No Earnings 302 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 529 90%
 Public transportation 32 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 24 4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 96140 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 19 2.2%
 High School Graduate 436 50.6%
 Associate's degree 46 5.3%
 Bachelor's degree 252 29.2%
 Master's degree 100 11.6%
 Professional school degree 5 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 127 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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