Shandon, CA 93461 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 93461: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Shandon, CA 93461

Not Acceptable, USPS
Cholame, CA 93461

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 44
  • Single Family Addresses: 100
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: San Luis Obispo County
  • Centroid: Latitude 35.536, Longitude -120.203
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Shandon, CA 93461 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,672
Population in Households 1,670
Population in Familes 1,435
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 5
Diversity Index2 77


Total Households 504
Average Household Size 3.31
Family Households 394
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 587 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 334 (56.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 170 (29.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 83 (14.1%)
Median Home Value $333,735
Average Home Value $385,853


Median Household Income $61,380
Average Household Income $77,649
Per Capita Income $23,470
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.64% 0.73%
Households 0.48% 0.7%
Families 0.45% 0.7%
Median Household Income   2.76%
Per Capita Income   2.02%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Shandon, CA 93461 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 93461 to the other 1,756 ZIP Codes in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 1318 25th
Population Density1 # 1572 11th
Diversity Index2 # 589 67th
Median Household Income # 743 58th
Per Capita Income # 1174 33rd

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