San Jose, CA 95138 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 95138: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
San Jose, CA 95138

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 204
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,793
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 224
  • County: Santa Clara County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.247, Longitude -121.777
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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San Jose, CA 95138 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 20,192
Population in Households 20,172
Population in Familes 18,331
Population in Group Qrtrs 20
Population Density1 1,134
Diversity Index2 75


Total Households 5,999
Average Household Size 3.36
Family Households 5,039
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 6,141 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,987 (81.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,012 (16.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 142 ( 2.3%)
Median Home Value $755,137
Average Home Value $813,039


Median Household Income $140,980
Average Household Income $173,738
Per Capita Income $51,658
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.12% 1.34%
Households 0.82% 1.21%
Families 0.84% 1.22%
Median Household Income   0.73%
Per Capita Income   0.83%
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.

San Jose, CA 95138 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 95138 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 # 813 54th
Population Density1 # 807 54th
Diversity Index2 # 688 61st
Median Household Income # 25 99th
Per Capita Income # 198 89th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE California Census Data Comparison Tool.