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ZIP Code 85051

Primary City:Phoenix, AZ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: North Mountain|North Phoenix
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (7:09pm)
Area code: 602 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.56, -112.13
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85051

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85051. 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 85051. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85051, 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 85051 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85051 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 85051 are primarily white. 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 a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85051 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 40,375
Population Density 6,392 people per sq mi
Housing Units 16,525
Median Home Value $108,000
Land Area 6.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 14,174
Median Household Income $38,415

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 33Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,6261,6201,5691,5921,5311,5111,4641,4211,4591,5401,3481,058794561457331228132
Female1,6691,5191,4911,5371,4751,3671,3631,4641,2811,4491,3051,065858711573463295248
Total3,2953,1393,0603,1293,0062,8782,8272,8852,7402,9892,6532,1231,6521,2721,030794523380

Gender

 Male 20,242 50%
 Female 20,133 50%
Gender

Race

 White 25,849 64.0%
 Black Or African American 2,608 6.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,256 3.1%
 Asian 1,545 3.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 97 0.2%
 Other Race 7,371 18.3%
 Two Or More Races 1,649 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1267641,4871,8261,5661,139777207
Renter7261,5861,4471,37868629111949
Total8522,3502,9343,2042,2521,430896256

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,609 40%
 Single Guardian 3,632 26%
 Singles 3,742 26%
 Singles With Roommate 1,191 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 8,780 62%
 Households with Kids 5,394 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male328326321331339321318326316329310315318297325289332329317316
Female314339338349288308308321294308308297277301288265309348327312
Total642665659680627629626647610637618612595598613554641677644628

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85051 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85051 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 85051 real estate data, the median home value of $108,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85051 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85051 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85051 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 40,211 99.6%
 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 164 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 6,065 37%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,827 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,282 38%
 Households Vacant 2,351 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,557 66%
 Rented & Unoccupied 41 2%
 For Sale Only 317 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 59 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 59 3%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 318 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 343 5%
 1 Bedroom 1,665 26%
 2 Bedroom 2,316 36%
 3+ Bedroom 2,048 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 $38,415 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 85051 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Residents in ZIP code 85051 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. However, that is not the case in 85051. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12,196 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,605 24%
 No Earnings 12,129 38%
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 12,196 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,605 24%
 No Earnings 12,129 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,345 86.2%
 Public transportation 1,170 7.0%
 Taxicab 15 0.1%
 Motorcycle 166 1.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 486 2.9%
 Worked at Home 455 2.7%
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 2,944 23.0%
 High School Graduate 7,123 55.5%
 Associate's degree 1,016 7.9%
 Bachelor's degree 1,159 9.0%
 Master's degree 448 3.5%
 Professional school degree 93 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 40 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,807 77.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 587 5.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,680 16.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85051

ZIP Code 85051 is in the Edupreneurship Inc. School District. There are 23 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85051.

Edupreneurship Student Center (esc) Phoenix
7801 North 27th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Edupreneurship Inc. School District
Imagine Cortez Park Elementary
3535 West Dunlap
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pathfinder Charter School Foundation School District
Ascending Roots Scholastic & Athletic Premise
7310 North 27th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ascending Roots Scholastic & Athletic Premise Inc. School District
Imagine Cortez Park Middle School
3535 West Dunlap Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cortez Park Charter Middle School Inc. School District
Abraham Lincoln Traditional School
10444 North 39th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Washington Elementary School District
Alta Vista Elementary School
8710 North 31st Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Washington Elementary School District
Cactus Wren Elementary School
9650 North 39th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Washington Elementary School District
Manzanita Elementary School
8430 North 39th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Washington Elementary School District
Roadrunner Elementary School
7702 North 39th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Washington Elementary School District
Washington Elementary School
8033 North 27th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Washington Elementary School District
Ombudsman - Charter Metro
4220 West Northern Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ombudsman Educational Services Ltd. a Subsidiary of Educati School District
E-Institute at Metro
9201 North 29th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: E-Institute Charter Schools Inc.
North Pointe Preparatory
10215 North 43rd Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pointe Educational Services School District
Life Skills Center of Arizona
8123 North 35th Ave 2
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Life Skills Center of Arizona Inc. School District
Life Skills Center of Arizona Online Education Aca
8123 North 35th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Life Skills Center of Arizona Inc. School District
Kaizen Education Foundation Dba Maya High School
3660 West Glendale Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kaizen Education Foundation Dba Maya High School District
West-Mec - Cortez High School
8828 North 31st Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West-Mec - Western Maricopa Education Center School District
West-Mec - Metrocenter Academy
9617 Metro Parkway West
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West-Mec - Western Maricopa Education Center School District
Cortez High School
8828 North 31st Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Glendale Union High School District
Metrocenter Academy
9617 Metro Parkway West
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Glendale Union High School District
Palo Verde Middle School
7502 North 39th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Washington Elementary School District
Accel
10251 N 35th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Trinity Umc Preschool & Kindergarten
3104 W Glendale Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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