Zip Code 91978 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSpring Valley
Zip Code StateCalifornia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: San Diego
Area Code619
Current Population:8896
Racial Majority: 52.59%
Public School Racial Majority:White 49%
Unemployment Rate:8.1%
Median Household Income$60727
Average Adjusted Gross Income$60300
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time27.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range571 - 1132 ft.
Area15 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)32.71297600, -116.94179700

Zip Code 91978 Description

Zip Code 91978 is located in the state of California in the San Diego metro area. Zip code 91978 is primarily located in San Diego County. The official US Postal Service name for 91978 is SPRING VALLEY, California. Portions of zip code 91978 are contained within or border the city limits of Spring Valley, CA, Chula Vista, CA, Jamul, CA, Rancho San Diego, CA, Casa de Oro-Mount Helix, CA, and La Presa, CA. The area code for zip code 91978 is 619. 91978 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in California.

The current unemployment level in 91978 is 8.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.0% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 91978 increased to 8896 from 7843 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 91978 is while the majority ethnicity attending 91978 public schools is White. 28.8% of students in 91978 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5160 52.59% 4777 +8%
 Black Or African American 1244 12.68% 755 +65%
 Hispanic 2453 25% 2472 -1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.19% 41 -54%
 Asian 460 4.69% 430 +7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 30 0.31% 42 -29%
 Other Race 28 0% 28 -100%
 Two Or More Races 351 4.55% 351 +27%

Zip Code 91978 Race/Ethnicity

 White 49%
 Black Or African American 7%
 Hispanic 35.5%
 Asian 3.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.9%
 Two or More Races 3.6%

Zip Code 91978 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population88967843
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households3024
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
28.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$60727
Income Under $50K Per Year41.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year23.70%
91978 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
California District 53Susan DavisDemocrat
California District 50Duncan D. HunterRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$317298
Average Real Estate Sale Price$327378
Current Unemployment Level 8.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago12.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 10a: 30F to 35F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion
Average First Frost DatesDecember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesJanuary 11 - 20

Zip Code 91978 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)43454750545862636155474252
Avg Max Temp (°F)68697173758085878580736876
Avg Precip (In.)2.92.582.931.01.34.11.05.1.3.561.321.5613.76
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, CA
CBSA Type91978
CBSA Population3120279
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours