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ZIP Code 85085

Primary City:Phoenix, AZ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Desert View
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (9:57pm)
Area code: 602 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.75, -112.06
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85085

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85085. 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 85085. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85085, 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 85085 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85085 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 85085 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85085 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 17,517
Population Density 684 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,618
Median Home Value $291,000
Land Area 25.62 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,569
Median Household Income $83,377

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male93570952942558275888997370755153036629819188702723
Female968740526410620883942859701568470372339195110663067
Total1,9031,4491,0558351,2021,6411,8311,8321,4081,1191,0007386373861981365790

Gender

 Male 8,651 49%
 Female 8,866 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,645 83.6%
 Black Or African American 427 2.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 102 0.6%
 Asian 1,332 7.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 37 0.2%
 Other Race 426 2.4%
 Two Or More Races 548 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner508871,2908745832436312
Renter44186359339018274222
Total4911,7501,8831,2647653178514

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,629 55%
 Single Guardian 903 14%
 Singles 1,409 21%
 Singles With Roommate 628 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,921 60%
 Households with Kids 2,648 40%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male18819819817017714913011214111212811299789382887092126
Female1751972001981721651521141371331209491887772908685108
Total363395398368349314282226278245248206190166170154178156177234

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85085 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85085 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 85085 real estate data, the median home value of $291,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 85085. Rentals in 85085 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85085 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 17,466 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 9 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 42 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,757 49%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 245 3%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,567 34%
 Households Vacant 1,049 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 497 47%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 2%
 For Sale Only 203 19%
 Sold & Unoccupied 38 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 161 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 133 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 55 2%
 1 Bedroom 544 23%
 2 Bedroom 821 34%
 3+ Bedroom 989 41%
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 $83,377 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 85085 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 85085 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7,192 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,672 20%
 No Earnings 3,228 25%
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 7,192 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,672 20%
 No Earnings 3,228 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,031 91.2%
 Public transportation 14 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 39 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 95 1.1%
 Worked at Home 629 7.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 85085 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 149 2.7%
 High School Graduate 2,277 42.0%
 Associate's degree 523 9.7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,708 31.5%
 Master's degree 571 10.5%
 Professional school degree 153 2.8%
 Doctorate degree 38 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,073 70.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 691 15.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 615 14.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85085

ZIP Code 85085 is in the Cave Creek Unified School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85085.

Horseshoe Trails Elementary School
5405 East Pinnacle Vista Dr
Phoenix, AZ 85085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cave Creek Unified School District
Ridgeline Academy-A Challenge Foundation Academy
33625 North Valley Parkway
Phoenix, AZ 85085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ridgeline Academy a Challenge Foundation Academy
Norterra Canyon K-8
2200 West Maya Way
Phoenix, AZ 85085
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Deer Valley Unified School District
Sonoran Trails Middle School
5555 East Pinnacle Vista Dr
Phoenix, AZ 85085
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Cave Creek Unified School District

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