Goleta, CA 93117 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 93117: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Goleta, CA 93117

Acceptable Alternative
Gaviota, CA 93117
Isla Vista, CA 93117
Santa Barbara, CA 93117

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,256
  • Single Family Addresses: 12,313
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 3,985
  • County: Santa Barbara County
  • Centroid: Latitude 34.437, Longitude -119.866
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Goleta, CA 93117 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 52,443
Daytime Population: Workers 22,144
Daytime Population: Residents 26,247
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 48,391
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 48,746
Population in Familes 26,763
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,697
Population Density2 118
Diversity Index3 76


Median Household Income $60,364
Average Household Income $86,925
Per Capita Income $28,629


Total Housing Units 17,603 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,237 (35.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,477 (59.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 889 ( 5.1%)
Median Home Value $788,407
Average Home Value $783,225


Total Households 16,714
Average Household Size 2.92
Family Households 8,302
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.05% 0.82%
Households 0.93% 0.79%
Families 0.87% 0.75%
Median Household Income   1.83%
Per Capita Income   2.23%

Goleta, CA 93117 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 93117 to the other 1,761 ZIP Codes in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 195 89th
Population Density # 1178 33rd
Diversity Index # 650 63rd
Median Household Income # 832 53rd
Per Capita Income # 958 46th

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