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ZIP Code 85009

Primary City:Phoenix, AZ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Estrella|South Phoenix
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (3:09am)
Area code: 602 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.44, -112.13
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85009

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85009. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 85009. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85009, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Phoenix, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85009 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85009 is located in central Arizona and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 85009 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85009 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 52,520
Population Density 3,371 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,369
Median Home Value $62,800
Land Area 15.58 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,153
Median Household Income $22,725

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 26Male Median Age: 25Female Median Age: 26

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,6192,4272,1623,1593,9202,4662,4071,8291,7081,6401,4221,017722464326224186110
Female2,5822,4582,1562,2981,9801,7731,7841,6011,5081,2921,106844698462417316248189
Total5,2014,8854,3185,4575,9004,2394,1913,4303,2162,9322,5281,8611,420926743540434299

Gender

 Male 28,808 55%
 Female 23,712 45%
Gender

Race

 White 24,795 47.2%
 Black Or African American 2,534 4.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,385 2.6%
 Asian 249 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 39 0.1%
 Other Race 21,650 41.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,868 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1597321,3061,3901,099697444145
Renter5861,6471,5091,10770535620269
Total7452,3792,8152,4971,8041,053646214

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,292 44%
 Single Guardian 3,946 32%
 Singles 2,218 18%
 Singles With Roommate 697 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 5,348 44%
 Households with Kids 6,805 56%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male520521531533497468499442521448449424438403453555719657775911
Female508543545482512482500513451424422442430438441444481472460420
Total1,0281,0641,0761,0151,0099509999559728728718668688418949991,2001,1291,2351,331

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85009 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 85009 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 85009 real estate data, the median home value of $62,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85009 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85009 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85009 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 45,460 86.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 6,659 12.7%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 82 0.2%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 319 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,779 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,193 15%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,181 43%
 Households Vacant 2,216 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,264 57.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 46 2.1%
 For Sale Only 205 9.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 37 1.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 24 1.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 639 28.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 532 7%
 1 Bedroom 1,259 18%
 2 Bedroom 2,945 41%
 3+ Bedroom 2,399 34%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $22,725 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 85009 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 85009 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,971 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,772 17%
 No Earnings 19,212 55%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 9,971 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,772 17%
 No Earnings 19,212 55%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,841 85.8%
 Public transportation 611 4.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 26 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 745 5.9%
 Worked at Home 412 3.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 7,421 51.1%
 High School Graduate 6,178 42.5%
 Associate's degree 324 2.2%
 Bachelor's degree 351 2.4%
 Master's degree 160 1.1%
 Professional school degree 74 0.5%
 Doctorate degree 16 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 11,455 83.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 350 2.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,963 14.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85009

ZIP Code 85009 is in the Arizona Department of Corrections School District. There are 21 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85009.

Aspc-Phoenix/Globe
3701 West Cambridge Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Arizona Department of Corrections School District
Asp - Phoenix West/A.C.I.
3402 West Cocopah
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Arizona Department of Corrections School District
Durango Transitional Learning Center
3125 West Durango
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Maricopa County Regional School District
Spectrum Regional Academy
3445 West Durango
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Maricopa County Regional School District
Superstition Springs Elementary
7125 East Monterey Ave
Mesa, AZ 85009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gilbert Unified School District
Alta E Butler School
3843 West Roosevelt
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Isaac Elementary School District
Isaac Middle School
3402 West McDowell Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Isaac Elementary School District
Mitchell Elementary School
1700 North 41st Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Isaac Elementary School District
P T Coe Elementary School
3801 West Roanoke
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Isaac Elementary School District
J B Sutton Elementary School
1001 North 31st Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Isaac Elementary School District
Esperanza Elementary School
3025 West McDowell Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Isaac Elementary School District
Bret Tarver Education Complex
3101 West McDowell
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Isaac Elementary School District
Morris K. Udall Escuela De Bellas Artes
3715 West Roosevelt St
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Isaac Elementary School District
Moya Elementary
406 North 41st Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Isaac Elementary School District
Alfred F Garcia School
1441 South 27th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Murphy Elementary School District
Arthur M Hamilton School
2020 West Durango St
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Murphy Elementary School District
William R Sullivan Elementary School
2 North 31 Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Murphy Elementary School District
Jack L Kuban Elementary School
3201 West Sherman St
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Murphy Elementary School District
Magnet Traditional School
2602 North 23rd Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Phoenix Elementary School District
Carl Hayden High School
3333 West Roosevelt
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Phoenix Union High School District
St Matthew School
320 N 20th Dr
Phoenix, AZ 85009
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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