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ZIP Code 85053

Primary City:Phoenix, AZ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Deer Valley|North Phoenix
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (4:48am)
Area code: 602 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.63, -112.13
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85053

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85053. 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 85053. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85053, 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 85053 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85053 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 85053 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 parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85053 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,480
Population Density 5,467 people per sq mi
Housing Units 11,898
Median Home Value $129,800
Land Area 5.21 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 10,854
Median Household Income $48,280

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9389301,0531,1721,1891,1869699591,0221,0711,05984173649732222211697
Female9248569671,0061,0361,0149839649651,0641,057944787511376266181200
Total1,8621,7862,0202,1782,2252,2001,9521,9231,9872,1352,1161,7851,5231,008698488297297

Gender

 Male 14,379 50%
 Female 14,101 50%
Gender

Race

 White 22,679 79.6%
 Black Or African American 1,214 4.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 481 1.7%
 Asian 617 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 46 0.2%
 Other Race 2,445 8.6%
 Two Or More Races 998 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner977221,1531,6631,533882409119
Renter5891,16094579144719810046
Total6861,8822,0982,4541,9801,080509165

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,577 42%
 Single Guardian 2,516 23%
 Singles 2,813 26%
 Singles With Roommate 948 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,101 65%
 Households with Kids 3,753 35%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male205200203176171187200196176200212216204221232254216222248240
Female176198192178170151174160201195182177191222192215206204189208
Total381398395354341338374356377395394393395443424469422426437448

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85053 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85053 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 85053 real estate data, the median home value of $129,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85053 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85053 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85053 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 28,338 99.5%
 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 142 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,420 46%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,158 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 4,276 36%
 Households Vacant 1,044 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 535 51%
 Rented & Unoccupied 30 3%
 For Sale Only 263 25%
 Sold & Unoccupied 34 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 144 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 146 4%
 1 Bedroom 1,101 28%
 2 Bedroom 1,252 31%
 3+ Bedroom 1,477 37%
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 $48,280 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 85053 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 85053 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 10,067 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,406 24%
 No Earnings 7,526 33%
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 10,067 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,406 24%
 No Earnings 7,526 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,620 90.5%
 Public transportation 509 3.6%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 76 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 305 2.2%
 Worked at Home 441 3.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 998 10.8%
 High School Graduate 5,463 59.2%
 Associate's degree 796 8.6%
 Bachelor's degree 1,492 16.2%
 Master's degree 366 4.0%
 Professional school degree 92 1.0%
 Doctorate degree 23 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,882 78.4%
 Enrolled in Private School 541 8.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 803 12.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85053

ZIP Code 85053 is in the Bell Canyon Charter School Inc School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85053.

Imagine Bell Canyon
18052 No. Black Canyon Hwy
Phoenix, AZ 85053
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bell Canyon Charter School Inc School District
Arizona Conservatory for Arts and Academics Middle School
2820 West Kelton Ln
Phoenix, AZ 85053
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Edkey Inc. School District
Sunrise Elementary School
17624 North 31st Av
Phoenix, AZ 85053
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Deer Valley Unified School District
Acacia Elementary School
3021 West Evans Dr
Phoenix, AZ 85053
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Washington Elementary School District
Ironwood Elementary School
14850 North 39th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85053
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Washington Elementary School District
West-Mec - Greenway High School
3930 West Greenway Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85053
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West-Mec - Western Maricopa Education Center School District
Arizona Conservatory for Arts and Academics
2820 West Kelton Ln
Phoenix, AZ 85053
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Edkey Inc. School District
Greenway High School
3930 West Greenway Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85053
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Glendale Union High School District
Desert Foothills Middle School
3333 West Banff
Phoenix, AZ 85053
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Washington Elementary School District
Northwest Christian School
16401 N 43rd Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85053
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Christ the King Academy
2929 W Greenway Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85053
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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