San Leandro, CA 94579 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 94579: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
San Leandro, CA 94579

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 217
  • Single Family Addresses: 6,385
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 680
  • County: Alameda County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.688, Longitude -122.149
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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San Leandro, CA 94579 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 20,566
Daytime Population: Workers 4,301
Daytime Population: Residents 11,038
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 15,339
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.75
Population in Households 20,533
Population in Familes 17,937
Population in Group Qrtrs 33
Population Density2 9,473
Diversity Index3 79


Median Household Income $69,593
Average Household Income $85,595
Per Capita Income $27,784


Total Housing Units 6,808 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,874 (71.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,785 (26.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 149 ( 2.2%)
Median Home Value $442,288
Average Home Value $448,436


Total Households 6,659
Average Household Size 3.08
Family Households 5,056
Average Family Size 4
  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 0.71% 0.79%
Households 0.52% 0.68%
Families 0.5% 0.68%
Median Household Income   2.11%
Per Capita Income   2.36%

San Leandro, CA 94579 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 94579 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 # 815 54th
Population Density # 195 89th
Diversity Index # 554 69th
Median Household Income # 641 64th
Per Capita Income # 1000 43rd

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