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ZIP Code 85201

Primary City:Mesa, AZ (View All Cities)
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (9:21am)
Area code: 480 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.44, -111.86
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85201

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85201. 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 85201. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85201, 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:
Mesa, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85201 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85201 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 85201 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 small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85201 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 46,092
Population Density 4,944 people per sq mi
Housing Units 21,487
Median Home Value $119,900
Land Area 9.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.52 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,915
Median Household Income $34,589

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,1161,8891,5431,6542,1602,2341,9421,6321,4361,5011,3311,053813539386287226263
Female2,0581,6841,5071,5672,1572,0951,7671,5041,3191,4311,3111,059893694525457454605
Total4,1743,5733,0503,2214,3174,3293,7093,1362,7552,9322,6422,1121,7061,233911744680868

Gender

 Male 23,005 50%
 Female 23,087 50%
Gender

Race

 White 30,548 66.3%
 Black Or African American 2,519 5.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2,652 5.8%
 Asian 772 1.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 167 0.4%
 Other Race 7,553 16.4%
 Two Or More Races 1,881 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2261,2121,3331,5971,415867545180
Renter1,5202,7591,9701,6991,046589484473
Total1,7463,9713,3033,2962,4611,4561,029653

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,887 33%
 Single Guardian 4,063 23%
 Singles 6,090 34%
 Singles With Roommate 1,875 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 11,989 67%
 Households with Kids 5,926 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male411431411421389391377378354347314291291300322329331319353390
Female396422453346360321334347322343322280292270279278295353362393
Total807853864767749712711725676690636571583570601607626672715783

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85201 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 85201 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 85201 real estate data, the median home value of $119,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85201 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85201 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85201 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 45,626 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 8 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 46 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 130 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 9 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 273 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,493 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,882 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 10,540 49%
 Households Vacant 3,572 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2,219 62.1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 32 0.9%
 For Sale Only 312 8.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 47 1.3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 241 6.7%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 720 20.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 794 7%
 1 Bedroom 4,259 36%
 2 Bedroom 4,965 42%
 3+ Bedroom 1,720 15%
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 $34,589 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 85201 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 85201 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 15,907 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,089 22%
 No Earnings 13,499 36%
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 15,907 42%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,089 22%
 No Earnings 13,499 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,844 89.3%
 Public transportation 735 3.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 98 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 876 4.2%
 Worked at Home 544 2.6%
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 3,461 22.8%
 High School Graduate 8,183 53.9%
 Associate's degree 990 6.5%
 Bachelor's degree 1,972 13.0%
 Master's degree 397 2.6%
 Professional school degree 118 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 73 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,636 79.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 383 4.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,590 16.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85201

ZIP Code 85201 is in the Mesa Unified School District. There are 20 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85201.

Mckellips Learning Center
325 East McKellips
Mesa, AZ 85201
Grade Level: Middle/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mesa Unified School District
Step Up School
44 East 5th St
Mesa, AZ 85201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Step Up Schools Inc. School District
Gem Charter School
1704 North Center St
Mesa, AZ 85201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gem Charter School Inc. School District
Concordia Charter School
142 North Date St
Mesa, AZ 85201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Concordia Charter School Inc. School District
Kerr Elementary School
125 East McLellan
Mesa, AZ 85201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Eisenhower Elementary School
848 North Mesa Dr
Mesa, AZ 85201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Emerson Elementary School
415 North Westwood Rd
Mesa, AZ 85201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Webster Elementary School
202 North Sycamore
Mesa, AZ 85201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Whitman Elementary School
1829 North Grand
Mesa, AZ 85201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Whittier Elementary School
733 North Longmore
Mesa, AZ 85201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Early Education Center
122 North Country Club Dr
Mesa, AZ 85201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Pinnacle High School - Mesa
151 North Centennial Way
Mesa, AZ 85201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pinnacle Education-Mesa Inc. School District
Carson Junior High School
525 North Westwood
Mesa, AZ 85201
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Westwood High School
945 West 8th St
Mesa, AZ 85201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Riverview High School
1731 North Country Club Dr
Mesa, AZ 85201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mesa Unified School District
East Valley Academy
855 West 8th Ave
Mesa, AZ 85201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Evit - East Valley Institute of Technology
1601 West Main St
Mesa, AZ 85201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Valley Institute of Technology School District
Evit - Westwood High School
945 West 8th St
Mesa, AZ 85201
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Valley Institute of Technology School District
Evit - Carson Junior High School
525 North Westwood
Mesa, AZ 85201
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: East Valley Institute of Technology School District
Queen of Peace Catholic School
109 N Macdonald
Mesa, AZ 85201
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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