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ZIP Code 85043

Primary City:Phoenix, AZ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Estrella
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (11:26am)
Area code: 602 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.43, -112.20
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85043

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85043. 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 85043. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85043, 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 85043 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85043 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 85043 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely small. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85043 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 30,560
Population Density 1,593 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,443
Median Home Value $99,900
Land Area 19.18 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,240
Median Household Income $40,584

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
Male1,7831,6961,5501,3111,1601,1901,3401,1981,042866639446353187154814527
Female1,7281,6301,4791,4131,1691,3931,4551,2199928326645103942331521027453
Total3,5113,3263,0292,7242,3292,5832,7952,4172,0341,6981,30395674742030618311980

Gender

 Male 15,068 49%
 Female 15,492 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,633 47.9%
 Black Or African American 2,844 9.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 648 2.1%
 Asian 672 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 35 0.1%
 Other Race 10,539 34.5%
 Two Or More Races 1,189 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2991,4561,5451,23472230112135
Renter27887475638315156281
Total5772,3302,3011,61787335714936

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,273 52%
 Single Guardian 2,451 30%
 Singles 1,030 13%
 Singles With Roommate 486 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 3,182 39%
 Households with Kids 5,058 61%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male366359407341338352326331349332318324295281282276269239245228
Female323341364365341313321324331326304295293261302270293261287226
Total689700771706679665647655680658622619588542584546562500532454

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85043 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85043 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 85043 real estate data, the median home value of $99,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85043 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85043 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85043 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 30,559 100.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 1 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,959 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 754 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,527 27%
 Households Vacant 1,203 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 470 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 25 2%
 For Sale Only 351 29%
 Sold & Unoccupied 41 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 293 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 36 1%
 1 Bedroom 186 6%
 2 Bedroom 610 19%
 3+ Bedroom 2,410 74%
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 $40,584 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 85043 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. However, that is not the case in 85043. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 9,571 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,572 18%
 No Earnings 7,205 35%
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 9,571 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,572 18%
 No Earnings 7,205 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,348 94.1%
 Public transportation 95 0.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 21 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 207 1.7%
 Worked at Home 385 3.2%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,229 28.2%
 High School Graduate 4,144 52.4%
 Associate's degree 489 6.2%
 Bachelor's degree 890 11.3%
 Master's degree 82 1.0%
 Professional school degree 66 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 10 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,777 83.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 194 2.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,133 14.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85043

ZIP Code 85043 is in the Fowler Elementary School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85043.

Fowler Elementary School
6707 West Van Buren
Phoenix, AZ 85043
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fowler Elementary School District
Santa Maria Middle School
7250 West Lower Buckkeye Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85043
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fowler Elementary School District
Sunridge Elementary School
6244 West Roosevelt
Phoenix, AZ 85043
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fowler Elementary School District
Sun Canyon School
8150 West Durango
Phoenix, AZ 85043
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fowler Elementary School District
Tuscano Elementary School
3850 South 79th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85043
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fowler Elementary School District
Western Valley Elementary School
6250 West Durango
Phoenix, AZ 85043
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fowler Elementary School District
Western Valley Middle School
6250 West Durango
Phoenix, AZ 85043
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fowler Elementary School District
Riverside Traditional School
1414 South 51st Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85043
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Riverside Elementary School District
Kings Ridge School
3650 South 64th Ln
Phoenix, AZ 85043
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Riverside Elementary School District
South Ridge High School
1122 South 67th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85043
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: American Charter Schools Foundation D.b.a. South Ridge High
Hope High School
7620 West Lower Buckeye Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85043
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Blueprint Education School District

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