Richmond, CA 94801 ZIP Code Profile

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North Richmond, CA | Point Richmond, CA | Richmond, CA

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ZIP Code 94801: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Richmond, CA 94801

Acceptable Alternative
N Richmond, CA 94801
North Richmond, CA 94801
Point Richmond, CA 94801
Pt Richmond, CA 94801

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 667
  • Single Family Addresses: 7,926
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,891
  • County: Contra Costa County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.942, Longitude -122.355
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Richmond, CA 94801 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 31,652
Population in Households 31,257
Population in Familes 25,398
Population in Group Qrtrs 395
Population Density1 2,968
Diversity Index2 92


Total Households 9,596
Average Household Size 3.26
Family Households 6,586
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 10,795 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,874 (35.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,722 (53.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,199 (11.1%)
Median Home Value $237,950
Average Home Value $340,959


Median Household Income $39,450
Average Household Income $62,108
Per Capita Income $19,363
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.9% 1.12%
Households 0.7% 1.02%
Families 0.68% 1.01%
Median Household Income   0.52%
Per Capita Income   1.26%
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.

Richmond, CA 94801 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 94801 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 # 556 68th
Population Density1 # 608 65th
Diversity Index2 # 13 99th
Median Household Income # 1437 18th
Per Capita Income # 1395 21st

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