Oakland, CA 94606 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 94606: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Oakland, CA 94606

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,024
  • Single Family Addresses: 6,848
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 9,056
  • County: Alameda County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.791, Longitude -122.243
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Oakland, CA 94606 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 38,147
Daytime Population: Workers 6,524
Daytime Population: Residents 20,305
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 26,829
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.70
Population in Households 37,940
Population in Familes 27,050
Population in Group Qrtrs 207
Population Density2 16,227
Diversity Index3 80


Median Household Income $46,991
Average Household Income $64,738
Per Capita Income $25,784


Total Housing Units 16,598 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,853 (17.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 12,203 (73.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,542 ( 9.3%)
Median Home Value $441,981
Average Home Value $494,103


Total Households 15,056
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 7,922
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 0.94% 1.05%
Households 0.85% 0.97%
Families 0.86% 0.99%
Median Household Income   2.53%
Per Capita Income   3.66%

Oakland, CA 94606 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 94606 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 # 430 76th
Population Density # 60 97th
Diversity Index # 488 73rd
Median Household Income # 1242 30th
Per Capita Income # 1112 37th

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