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ZIP Code 85040

Primary City:Phoenix, AZ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: South Mountain|South Phoenix
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (9:08pm)
Area code: 602 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.41, -112.03
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85040

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85040. 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 85040. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85040, 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 85040 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85040 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 85040 are primarily other race. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85040 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 29,352
Population Density 2,885 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,446
Median Home Value $88,700
Land Area 10.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,666
Median Household Income $30,841

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 28

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5971,4291,3321,3941,1911,1611,1861,0379389027776244652992341659753
Female1,5081,3631,2441,3531,1161,1671,132991903815762572441334274219154123
Total3,1052,7922,5762,7472,3072,3282,3182,0281,8411,7171,5391,196906633508384251176

Gender

 Male 14,881 51%
 Female 14,471 49%
Gender

Race

 White 10,315 35.1%
 Black Or African American 6,054 20.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 732 2.5%
 Asian 439 1.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 153 0.5%
 Other Race 10,354 35.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,305 4.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner14577989796471544331990
Renter4221,1021,00677154930413228
Total5671,8811,9031,7351,264747451118

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,159 36%
 Single Guardian 2,960 34%
 Singles 1,900 22%
 Singles With Roommate 647 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,416 51%
 Households with Kids 4,250 49%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male340336299302304298290271266275301251254251291268259281295237
Female278326307275270254274276289256279239250220259268281289256238
Total618662606577574552564547555531580490504471550536540570551475

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85040 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85040 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 85040 real estate data, the median home value of $88,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85040 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85040 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 85040 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 29,282 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 6 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 5 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 59 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,316 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,036 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,314 41%
 Households Vacant 1,780 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 941 53%
 Rented & Unoccupied 29 2%
 For Sale Only 280 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 28 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 481 27%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 261 6%
 1 Bedroom 795 17%
 2 Bedroom 1,927 42%
 3+ Bedroom 1,585 35%
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 $30,841 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 85040 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. Residents in ZIP code 85040 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 85040 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 7,223 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,097 20%
 No Earnings 8,923 44%
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 7,223 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,097 20%
 No Earnings 8,923 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,405 85.4%
 Public transportation 617 6.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 52 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 437 4.4%
 Worked at Home 332 3.4%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 3,397 40.0%
 High School Graduate 3,619 42.6%
 Associate's degree 335 3.9%
 Bachelor's degree 878 10.3%
 Master's degree 201 2.4%
 Professional school degree 49 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 16 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,487 85.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 176 2.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 933 12.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85040

ZIP Code 85040 is in the Phoenix Collegiate Academy Inc.. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85040.

Phoenix Collegiate Academy Charter School
5610 South Central Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Phoenix Collegiate Academy Inc.
Reyes Maria Ruiz Leadership Academy
4848 South 2nd St
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Espiritu Community Development Corporation.
Esperanza Montessori Academy
4848 South 2nd St
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Espiritu Community Development Corporation.
Sabis International
1903 East Roeser Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Phoenix Education Management Llc School District
Summit Elementary
7900 South Jesse Owens Parkway
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fit Kids Inc. Dba Champion School District
Kaizen Education Foundation Dba South Pointe Eleme
2033 East Southern Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kaizen Education Foundation Dba South Pointe Elementary Scho School District
New Destiny Leadership Charter School
1923 East Broadway Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: New Destiny Leadership Charter School District
South Valley Prep and Arts School
4039 East Raymond St
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: South Valley Academy Inc.
Eagle College Prep Harmony
2435 East Pecan Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Eagle College Prep II Inc. Dba Eagle College Prep Harmony School District
South Phoenix Prep and Arts Academy
4039 East Raymond St
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: South Phoenix Academy Inc.
Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School
4615 South 22nd St
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roosevelt Elementary School District
Brooks Academy
3146 East Wier Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roosevelt Elementary School District
Percy L Julian School
2149 East Carver Dr
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roosevelt Elementary School District
Cesar E Chavez Community School
4001 South Third St
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roosevelt Elementary School District
Rose Linda School
4610 South 12th St
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Roosevelt Elementary School District
Nfl Yet College Prep Academy
4848 South 2nd St
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Espiritu Community Development Corporation.
Precision Academy System Charter School
3906 East Braodway
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Precision Academy Systems Inc
South Mountain High School
5401 South 7th St
Phoenix, AZ 85040
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Phoenix Union High School District

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