Alta, CA 95701 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 95701: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Alta, CA 95701

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Businesses Addresses: 19
  • Single Family Addresses: 1
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Placer County
  • Centroid: Latitude 39.213, Longitude -120.802
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Alta, CA 95701 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 857
Daytime Population: Workers 204
Daytime Population: Residents 477
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 681
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 849
Population in Familes 676
Population in Group Qrtrs 8
Population Density2 38
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $60,681
Average Household Income $82,632
Per Capita Income $34,960


Total Housing Units 548 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 283 (51.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 75 (13.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 190 (34.7%)
Median Home Value $370,455
Average Home Value $418,375


Total Households 358
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 234
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 0.73% 1.12%
Households 0.84% 1.09%
Families 0.73% 1.09%
Median Household Income   3.09%
Per Capita Income   2.9%

Alta, CA 95701 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 95701 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 # 1433 19th
Population Density # 1346 24th
Diversity Index # 1726 2nd
Median Household Income # 819 54th
Per Capita Income # 674 62nd

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