Official Zip Code NameYreka
Zip Code StateCalifornia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Area Code530
Current Population:10031
Racial Majority: 76.63%
Public School Racial Majority:White 66.1%
Unemployment Rate:6.96%
Median Household Income$35201
Average Adjusted Gross Income$42895
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time16.1 Minutes
Curent Temperature:
Current Time:
PST
Time Zone:Pacific Standard Time
Primary County: Siskiyou
Elevation Range2307 - 4826 ft.
Area227 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)41.75419998, -122.66512299

Zip Code 96097 Description

Zip Code 96097 is located in the state of California in the Chico - Redding metro area. Zip code 96097 is primarily located in Siskiyou County. The official US Postal Service name for 96097 is YREKA, California. Portions of zip code 96097 are contained within or border the city limits of Yreka, CA, Hornbrook, CA, . The area code for zip code 96097 is 530. 96097 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in California.

The current unemployment level in 96097 is 6.96% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.9% 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 96097 increased to 10031 from 9528 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 96097 is while the majority ethnicity attending 96097 public schools is White. 59.2% of students in 96097 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 7502 76.63% 8051 -7%
 Black Or African American 208 2.12% 58 +259%
 Hispanic 901 9.2% 902 +-0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 303 3.09% 462 -34%
 Asian 228 2.33% 98 +133%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 80 0.82% 12 +567%
 Other Race 7 0% 7 -100%
 Two Or More Races 441 5.8% 441 +29%

Zip Code 96097 Race/Ethnicity

 White 66.1%
 Black Or African American 0.6%
 Hispanic 15.2%
 Asian 1.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 5.9%
 Two or More Races 10.8%

Zip Code 96097 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population100319528
Male Population48.10%
Female Population51.90%
Total Households4415
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
59.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$35201
Income Under $50K Per Year64.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year10.00%
114 US Congressional DistrictCalifornia 1
RepresentativeDoug LaMalfa
PartyRepublican
Average Real Estate Asking Price$267625
Average Real Estate Sale Price$128150
Current Unemployment Level (September 2016)6.96%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.33%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.80%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 96097 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)24262932394551504335282435
Avg Max Temp (°F)44495460707988888167514465
Avg Precip (In.)3.092.322.041.131.11.78.45.44.731.082.713.1118.99
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZonePacific Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours