Novato, CA 94949 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 94949: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Novato, CA 94949

Not Acceptable, USPS
Bel Marin Keyes, CA 94949
Ignacio, CA 94949

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 951
  • Single Family Addresses: 6,337
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 957
  • County: Marin County
  • Centroid: Latitude 38.061, Longitude -122.541
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Novato, CA 94949 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 17,814
Population in Households 17,707
Population in Familes 13,953
Population in Group Qrtrs 107
Population Density1 1,344
Diversity Index2 65


Total Households 7,041
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 4,470
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 7,392 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,687 (63.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,354 (31.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 351 ( 4.7%)
Median Home Value $682,119
Average Home Value $687,343


Median Household Income $83,887
Average Household Income $115,593
Per Capita Income $45,945
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.38% 0.56%
Households 0.1% 0.41%
Families 0.1% 0.41%
Median Household Income   3.76%
Per Capita Income   1.8%
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.

Novato, CA 94949 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 94949 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 # 854 51st
Population Density1 # 782 56th
Diversity Index2 # 950 46th
Median Household Income # 351 80th
Per Capita Income # 293 83rd

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