Alameda, CA 94501 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 94501: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Alameda, CA 94501

Not Acceptable, USPS
Alameda Pt, CA 94501

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Alameda County
  • Centroid: Latitude 37.761, Longitude -122.26
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 2,419
  • PO Box Addresses: 1,550
  • Residential Addresses: 26,824
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 10,912
    • Single Family Addresses: 15,912

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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  1. 94501 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 94501 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Alameda, CA 94501 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 64,093
Population in Households 62,646
Population in Familes 47,619
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,447
Population Density2 7,947
Diversity Index3 73


Median Household Income $78,792
Average Household Income $109,296
Per Capita Income $45,776


Total Housing Units 28,295 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,839 (38.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 15,566 (55.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,890 ( 6.7%)
Median Home Value $734,585
Average Home Value $798,233


Total Households 26,405
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 15,321
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.76% 0.9%
Households 0.65% 0.79%
Families 0.69% 0.9%
Median Household Income   3.99%
Per Capita Income   3.71%

Alameda, CA 94501 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 94501 to the other 1,763 ZIP Codes in California by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 100 94th
Population Density # 254 86th
Diversity Index # 756 57th
Median Household Income # 542 69th
Per Capita Income # 405 77th

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