Official Zip Code NameOroville
Zip Code StateCalifornia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code530
Current Population:30643
Racial Majority: 70.94%
Public School Racial Majority:White 49.9%
Unemployment Rate:6.79%
Median Household Income$38051
Average Adjusted Gross Income$43795
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time22.8 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
PST
Time Zone:Pacific Standard Time
Primary County: Butte
Elevation Range108 - 2841 ft.
Area192 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)39.46768188, -121.40049744

Zip Code 95966 Description

Zip Code 95966 is located in the state of California in the Chico - Redding metro area. Zip code 95966 is primarily located in Butte County. Portions of 95966 are also located in Yuba County. The official US Postal Service name for 95966 is OROVILLE, California. Portions of zip code 95966 are contained within or border the city limits of Palermo, CA, Oroville East, CA, South Oroville, CA, Oroville, CA, and Challenge-Brownsville, CA. The area code for zip code 95966 is 530. 95966 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in California.

The current unemployment level in 95966 is 6.79% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 95966 increased to 30643 from 28368 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 95966 is while the majority ethnicity attending 95966 public schools is White. 75.2% of students in 95966 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 21933 70.94% 22072 -1%
 Black Or African American 349 1.13% 742 -53%
 Hispanic 3787 12.25% 3657 +4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 646 2.09% 1094 -41%
 Asian 2249 7.27% 1667 +35%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.04% 61 -82%
 Other Race 17 0.01% 17 -88%
 Two Or More Races 1333 6.27% 1333 +45%

Zip Code 95966 Race/Ethnicity

 White 49.9%
 Black Or African American 2.8%
 Hispanic 21.1%
 Asian 11.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5%
 Two or More Races 9.4%

Zip Code 95966 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3064328368
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households11789
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
75.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$38051
Income Under $50K Per Year62.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.20%
114 US Congressional DistrictCalifornia 1
RepresentativeDoug LaMalfa
PartyRepublican
114 US Congressional DistrictCalifornia 3
RepresentativeJohn Garamendi
PartyDemocrat
Average Real Estate Asking Price$191128
Average Real Estate Sale Price$108824
Current Unemployment Level (September 2016)6.79%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.43%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.07%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsa - Hot-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion
Average First Frost DatesNovember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 11 - 20

Zip Code 95966 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)36404345515761595548413648
Avg Max Temp (°F)54606470798894938777625574
Avg Precip (In.)6.15.494.992.151.16.35.07.16.551.74.124.631.44
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Chico, CA
CBSA Type95966
CBSA Population223877
Time ZonePacific Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours