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ZIP Code 85087

Primary City:New River, AZ (View All Cities)
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (1:19am)
Coordinates:33.9, -112.0
ZIP (~16 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85087

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85087. 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 85087. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85087, 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:
New River, AZ
Acceptable:
Phoenix

Stats and Demographics for the 85087 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85087 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 85087 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85087 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,708
Population Density 103 people per sq mi
Housing Units 3,248
Median Home Value $270,100
Land Area 74.96 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,837
Median Household Income $74,805

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male264278297242161155167290342353360278299233124704214
Female217284272218138132210278282320347350265181108603740
Total4815625694602992873775686246737076285644142321307954

Gender

 Male 3,969 51%
 Female 3,739 49%
Gender

Race

 White 7,092 92.0%
 Black Or African American 99 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 38 0.5%
 Asian 167 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.1%
 Other Race 119 1.5%
 Two Or More Races 187 2.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2820347068261536311510
Renter155211569652780
Total4325558575168039012310

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,817 64%
 Single Guardian 303 11%
 Singles 533 19%
 Singles With Roommate 184 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,863 66%
 Households with Kids 974 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male5143625955615951527443655263515840494435
Female4137484947645852635158515557514054393432
Total92801101081021251171031151251011161071201029894887867

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85087 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85087 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 85087 real estate data, the median home value of $270,100 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 85087. Rentals in 85087 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85087 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 7,652 99.3%
 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 56 0.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,068 64%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 418 13%
 Renter Occupied Households 351 11%
 Households Vacant 411 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 6.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.7%
 For Sale Only 144 35.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 52 12.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 116 28.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 69 16.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 82 22%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 292 78%
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 $74,805 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 85087 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 85087 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 85087 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 2,699 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,271 22%
 No Earnings 1,805 31%
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 2,699 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,271 22%
 No Earnings 1,805 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,041 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 102 3%
 Worked at Home 540 15%
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 128 4.4%
 High School Graduate 1,676 57.9%
 Associate's degree 277 9.6%
 Bachelor's degree 574 19.8%
 Master's degree 211 7.3%
 Professional school degree 23 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 7 0.2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,051 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 96 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 154 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85087

ZIP Code 85087 is in the Deer Valley Unified School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85087.

New River Elementary School
48827 North Black Canyon Hwy
Phoenix, AZ 85087
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Deer Valley Unified School District

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