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ZIP Code 85202

Primary City:Mesa, AZ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Dobson Ranch
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (6:44am)
Area code: 480 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.38, -111.88
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85202

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85202. 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 85202. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85202, 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 85202 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85202 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 85202 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 85202 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 37,275
Population Density 5,942 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,681
Median Home Value $151,700
Land Area 6.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.14 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,628
Median Household Income $42,649

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,4111,1401,0841,2502,0662,0871,5891,2851,1711,2041,072957890579320205135102
Female1,3741,1321,0551,2091,9581,8791,4691,2001,0981,2111,2041,197958609411287241236
Total2,7852,2722,1392,4594,0243,9663,0582,4852,2692,4152,2762,1541,8481,188731492376338

Gender

 Male 18,547 50%
 Female 18,728 50%
Gender

Race

 White 25,419 68.2%
 Black Or African American 2,442 6.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,865 5.0%
 Asian 1,239 3.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 231 0.6%
 Other Race 4,514 12.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,565 4.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1541,0291,1761,5551,8051,007455153
Renter1,6862,6161,5611,24669928213272
Total1,8403,6452,7372,8012,5041,289587225

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,233 33%
 Single Guardian 3,460 22%
 Singles 5,106 33%
 Singles With Roommate 1,829 12%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 11,088 71%
 Households with Kids 4,540 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male260322275243246219228205242236169204252223230192240248340405
Female262290254284233238235239187204198215231207224182194257352400
Total522612529527479457463444429440367419483430454374434505692805

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85202 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 85202 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 85202 real estate data, the median home value of $151,700 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85202 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85202 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 85202 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 37,201 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 10 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 9 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 55 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,812 33%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,522 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,294 47%
 Households Vacant 2,053 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,370 67%
 Rented & Unoccupied 23 1%
 For Sale Only 208 10%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 219 11%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 213 10%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 403 5%
 1 Bedroom 2,829 35%
 2 Bedroom 3,518 44%
 3+ Bedroom 1,331 16%
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 $42,649 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 85202 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. Residents in ZIP code 85202 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 85202 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 13,183 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,470 29%
 No Earnings 7,905 27%
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 13,183 45%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 8,470 29%
 No Earnings 7,905 27%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15,822 85.2%
 Public transportation 1,016 5.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 121 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 818 4.4%
 Worked at Home 801 4.3%
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 1,036 9%
 High School Graduate 6,015 53%
 Associate's degree 1,100 10%
 Bachelor's degree 2,047 18%
 Master's degree 838 7%
 Professional school degree 217 2%
 Doctorate degree 142 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,718 76.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 415 6.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,048 17.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85202

ZIP Code 85202 is in the Mesa Unified School District. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85202.

Adams Elementary School
738 South Longmore
Mesa, AZ 85202
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Alma Elementary School
1313 West Medina
Mesa, AZ 85202
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Roosevelt Elementary School
828 South Valencia
Mesa, AZ 85202
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Washington Elementary School
2260 West Isabella Ave
Mesa, AZ 85202
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Franklin at Alma Elementary
1313 West Medina Ave
Mesa, AZ 85202
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Rhodes Junior High School
1860 South Longmore St
Mesa, AZ 85202
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Dobson High School
1501 West Guadalupe
Mesa, AZ 85202
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Evit - Dobson High School
1501 West Guadalupe Rd
Mesa, AZ 85202
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Valley Institute of Technology School District
Evit - Rhodes Junior High School
1860 South Longmore
Mesa, AZ 85202
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: East Valley Institute of Technology School District
Tempe Montessori School Ltd
410 S El Dorado Rd
Mesa, AZ 85202
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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