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ZIP Code 85044

Primary City:Phoenix, AZ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Ahwatukee Foothills|South Phoenix
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (9:41pm)
Area code: 602 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.34, -112.00
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85044

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85044. 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 85044. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85044, 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 85044 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85044 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 85044 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85044 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 37,993
Population Density 2,630 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,246
Median Home Value $214,100
Land Area 14.45 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,978
Median Household Income $66,416

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,1601,1071,2571,1531,2061,6521,4331,3441,2861,4711,4681,196977658468342266203
Female9681,0111,0521,0911,2981,6951,3561,3341,3491,6621,6851,3501,043722552451405322
Total2,1282,1182,3092,2442,5043,3472,7892,6782,6353,1333,1532,5462,0201,3801,020793671525

Gender

 Male 18,647 49%
 Female 19,346 51%
Gender

Race

 White 29,788 78.4%
 Black Or African American 2,490 6.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 857 2.3%
 Asian 1,890 5.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 78 0.2%
 Other Race 1,499 3.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,391 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner607651,6162,5972,2121,304846263
Renter8722,6321,5251,27161023410566
Total9323,3973,1413,8682,8221,538951329

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,078 42%
 Single Guardian 2,798 16%
 Singles 5,527 33%
 Singles With Roommate 1,575 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,258 72%
 Households with Kids 4,720 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male214261223236226205239242195225278242244268242237250223201212
Female180195189216196191204216204211210213199219220240225199207213
Total394456412452422396443458399436488455443487462477475422408425

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85044 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85044 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 85044 real estate data, the median home value of $214,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85044 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85044 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85044 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 37,927 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 39 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 27 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 7,666 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,997 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,315 40%
 Households Vacant 1,268 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 378 29.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 28 2.2%
 For Sale Only 217 17.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 36 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 388 30.6%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 220 17.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 161 2%
 1 Bedroom 2,008 27%
 2 Bedroom 2,861 39%
 3+ Bedroom 2,374 32%
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 $66,416 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 85044 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 85044 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 16,270 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,635 24%
 No Earnings 7,756 24%
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 16,270 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,635 24%
 No Earnings 7,756 24%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 19,151 90.3%
 Public transportation 191 0.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 46 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 549 2.6%
 Worked at Home 1,262 6.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 85044 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 361 3%
 High School Graduate 5,636 41%
 Associate's degree 1,276 9%
 Bachelor's degree 3,813 28%
 Master's degree 1,595 12%
 Professional school degree 369 3%
 Doctorate degree 547 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 5,571 81.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 758 11.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 516 7.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85044

ZIP Code 85044 is in the Ahwatukee Foothills Prep Inc. School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85044.

Mercury Online Academy of Arizona
10210 South 50th Place
Phoenix, AZ 85044
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ahwatukee Foothills Prep Inc. School District
Ambassador Academy
3820 East Ray Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85044
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ambassador Academy
Sonoran Science Academy - Ahwatukee
14647 South 50th St
Phoenix, AZ 85044
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Daisy Education Corporation Dba Sonoran Science Academy - Ah
Kyrene De La Esperanza School
14841 South 41st Place
Phoenix, AZ 85044
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kyrene Elementary School District
Kyrene De Las Lomas School
11820 South Warner Elliot Loop
Phoenix, AZ 85044
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kyrene Elementary School District
Kyrene De La Colina School
13612 South 36th St
Phoenix, AZ 85044
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kyrene Elementary School District
Kyrene Centennial Middle School
13808 South 36th St
Phoenix, AZ 85044
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Kyrene Elementary School District
Casa Vida
13612 South 36th St
Phoenix, AZ 85044
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kyrene Elementary School District
Mountain Pointe High School
4201 East Knox Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85044
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tempe Union High School District
Evit - Mountain Pointe High School
4201 East Knox Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85044
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Valley Institute of Technology School District
Desert Garden Montessori
5130 E Warner Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85044
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Grace Garden Christian Preschool
10841 S 48th St
Phoenix, AZ 85044
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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