Zip Code 95340 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMerced
Zip Code StateCalifornia
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Merced
Secondary County: Mariposa
Area Code209
Current Population:33931
Racial Majority:White 45.45%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 66.3%
Unemployment Rate:9.8%
Median Household Income$40013
Average Adjusted Gross Income$64720
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time19.3 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range184 - 627 ft.
Area99 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)37.36513200, -120.36906000

Zip Code 95340 Description

Zip Code 95340 is located in the state of California in the Fresno - Visalia metro area. Zip code 95340 is primarily located in Merced County. Portions of 95340 are also located in Mariposa County. The official US Postal Service name for 95340 is MERCED, California. Portions of zip code 95340 are contained within or border the city limits of Merced, CA, Planada, CA, . The area code for zip code 95340 is 209. 95340 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in California.

The current unemployment level in 95340 is 9.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 9.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 8.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 95340 decreased to 33931 from 59285 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 95340 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 95340 public schools is Hispanic. 78.5% of students in 95340 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 15793 45.45% 15466 +2%
 Black Or African American 1426 4.1% 1391 +3%
 Hispanic 13153 37.86% 13174 +-0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 211 0.61% 258 -18%
 Asian 3420 9.84% 2609 +31%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.04% 93 -85%
 Other Race 88 0.07% 88 -70%
 Two Or More Races 852 2.02% 852 -18%

Zip Code 95340 Race/Ethnicity

 White 16.4%
 Black Or African American 5.1%
 Hispanic 66.3%
 Asian 8.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 2.9%

Zip Code 95340 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population3393159285
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households11546
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$40013
Income Under $50K Per Year58.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year28.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.80%
95340 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
California District 16Jim CostaDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$262244
Average Real Estate Sale Price$138374
Current Unemployment Level 9.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsa - Hot-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Average First Frost DatesNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 95340 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)37404244505660605648413648
Avg Max Temp (°F)55626775839196959081655576
Avg Precip (In.)2.422.442.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Merced, CA
CBSA Type95340
CBSA Population257087
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours