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ZIP Code 85224

Primary City:Chandler, AZ (View All Cities)
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (10:53pm)
Area code: 480 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.32, -111.88
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85224

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85224. 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 85224. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85224, 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:
Chandler, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85224 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85224 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 85224 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 small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85224 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 42,796
Population Density 4,571 people per sq mi
Housing Units 18,763
Median Home Value $171,200
Land Area 9.36 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 17,436
Median Household Income $62,263

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,3921,2931,4251,4651,6832,0661,7931,5881,5501,5991,5711,185960494355259146177
Female1,2691,2321,2441,4051,6752,0721,7601,5541,5641,6971,7191,3951,094624463298289441
Total2,6612,5252,6692,8703,3584,1383,5533,1423,1143,2963,2902,5802,0541,118818557435618

Gender

 Male 21,001 49%
 Female 21,795 51%
Gender

Race

 White 32,320 75.5%
 Black Or African American 2,028 4.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 773 1.8%
 Asian 2,862 6.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 48 0.1%
 Other Race 3,012 7.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,753 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1881,5252,0562,8402,22393037691
Renter8582,3721,4871,097581262236314
Total1,0463,8973,5433,9372,8041,192612405

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,409 42%
 Single Guardian 3,178 18%
 Singles 4,952 28%
 Singles With Roommate 1,897 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,056 69%
 Households with Kids 5,380 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male305286259273259259255245275295274289306261292284256341292342
Female239279272222245241272233241235251257239262263285277307273295
Total544565531495504500527478516530525546545523555569533648565637

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85224 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85224 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 85224 real estate data, the median home value of $171,200 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85224 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85224 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85224 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 42,604 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 7 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 64 0.1%
 Other Institutional 8 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 113 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,047 48%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,182 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 7,207 38%
 Households Vacant 1,327 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 514 39%
 Rented & Unoccupied 60 5%
 For Sale Only 291 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 46 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 194 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 222 17%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 88 1%
 1 Bedroom 1,997 26%
 2 Bedroom 3,102 40%
 3+ Bedroom 2,538 33%
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 $62,263 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 85224 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. More commuters in 85224 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 17,698 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,684 27%
 No Earnings 8,397 23%
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 17,698 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 9,684 27%
 No Earnings 8,397 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 21,891 90.0%
 Public transportation 200 0.8%
 Taxicab 21 0.1%
 Motorcycle 206 0.8%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 755 3.1%
 Worked at Home 1,257 5.2%
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 962 7%
 High School Graduate 6,619 45%
 Associate's degree 1,669 11%
 Bachelor's degree 3,619 25%
 Master's degree 1,355 9%
 Professional school degree 277 2%
 Doctorate degree 167 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,418 74.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,350 15.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 821 9.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85224

ZIP Code 85224 is in the Us Mental Math Federation Incorp School District. There are 24 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85224.

Aim High Institute
2716 North Dobson Rd
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Us Mental Math Federation Incorp School District
Great Hearts Academies - Archway Chandler
1951 North Alma School Rd
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Archway Classical Academy Chandler
Montessori Day Public Schools Chartered - Tempe
1700 West Warner Rd
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Montessori Day Public Schools Chartered Inc.
Bright Beginnings School #1
400 North Andersen Blvd
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bright Beginnings School Inc. School District
Bright Beginnings Middle School
2716 North Dobson Rd
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bright Beginnings School Inc. School District
Dobson Academy the - a Ball Charter School
2207 North Dobson Rd
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ball Charter Schools (Dobson)
Chandler Scholastic Academy
2716 North Dobson Rd
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Advanced Education Services Inc. School District
Erie Elementary School
1150 West Erie St
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chandler Unified District #80 School District
Dr Howard K Conley Elementary School
500 South Arrowhead Dr
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chandler Unified District #80 School District
John M Andersen Elementary School
1350 North Pennington Dr
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chandler Unified District #80 School District
Chandler Traditional Academy - Goodman
2600 West Knox
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chandler Unified District #80 School District
John M Andersen Jr High School
1255 North Dobson Rd
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Chandler Unified District #80 School District
Jordan Elementary School
3320 North Carriage Ln
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Pomeroy Elementary School
1507 West Shawnee Dr
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Frost Elementary School
1560 West Summit Place
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Summit Academy
1560 West Summit Place
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Kaizen Education Foundation Dba El Dorado High School
2200 North Arizona Ave
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Kaizen Education Foundation Dba El Dorado High School District
Hendrix Junior High School
1550 West Summit Place
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Mesa Unified School District
Evit - Chandler High School
350 North Arizona Ave
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Valley Institute of Technology School District
Evit - Hendrix Junior High School
1550 West Summit Place
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: Other/Secondary
District: East Valley Institute of Technology School District
Seton Catholic Preparatory High School
1150 N Dobson Rd
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
Hope Christian Academy
1125 N Dobson Rd
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
East Valley Jewish Day School
908 N Alma School Rd
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Desert Sun Child Development Center
1512 W Elliot Rd
Chandler, AZ 85224
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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