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ZIP Code 85249

Primary City:Chandler, AZ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Circle G Riggs Ranch
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (5:21am)
Area code: 480 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.23, -111.80
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85249

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85249. 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 85249. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85249, 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 85249 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85249 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 85249 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85249 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 36,908
Population Density 2,673 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,667
Median Home Value $300,100
Land Area 13.81 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,281
Median Household Income $96,558

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5061,9251,7301,3074874769561,7551,7791,4471,058744773722582390248127
Female1,5091,8351,6341,1634706331,3111,9301,7081,373980884982881649445294215
Total3,0153,7603,3642,4709571,1092,2673,6853,4872,8202,0381,6281,7551,6031,231835542342

Gender

 Male 18,012 49%
 Female 18,896 51%
Gender

Race

 White 29,548 80.1%
 Black Or African American 1,532 4.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 238 0.6%
 Asian 3,259 8.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 42 0.1%
 Other Race 1,075 2.9%
 Two Or More Races 1,214 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner421,0473,1812,3701,6101,559789161
Renter30286530295169987143
Total721,3333,7112,6651,7791,657860204

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,827 72%
 Single Guardian 1,194 10%
 Singles 1,822 15%
 Singles With Roommate 438 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,470 53%
 Households with Kids 5,811 47%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male277298352340358398378396395369337348337339310294318223162132
Female282296344370353356375389362353325330325301297287241195143117
Total559594696710711754753785757722662678662640607581559418305249

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85249 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85249 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 85249 real estate data, the median home value of $300,100 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 85249. Rentals in 85249 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85249 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,871 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 4 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 33 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,215 67%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,544 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,522 11%
 Households Vacant 1,386 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 109 8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 17 1%
 For Sale Only 361 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 72 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 635 46%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 192 14%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 6 0.4%
 1 Bedroom 58 3.8%
 2 Bedroom 171 11.3%
 3+ Bedroom 1,273 84.4%
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 $96,558 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 85249 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. However, that is not the case in 85249. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 12,816 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,578 20%
 No Earnings 9,392 34%
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 12,816 46%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,578 20%
 No Earnings 9,392 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 14,631 89.2%
 Public transportation 74 0.5%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 45 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 300 1.8%
 Worked at Home 1,345 8.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 85249 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 473 4%
 High School Graduate 4,040 34%
 Associate's degree 1,165 10%
 Bachelor's degree 3,522 30%
 Master's degree 1,880 16%
 Professional school degree 358 3%
 Doctorate degree 372 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 9,053 84.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 961 9.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 658 6.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85249

ZIP Code 85249 is in the Chandler Unified District #80 School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85249.

Basha High School
5990 South Val Vista Dr
Chandler, AZ 85249
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Chandler Unified District #80 School District
Jane D. Hull Elementary
2424 East Maren Dr
Chandler, AZ 85249
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chandler Unified District #80 School District
Navarrete Elementary
6490 South Sun Groves Blvd
Chandler, AZ 85249
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chandler Unified District #80 School District
Santan Elementary
1550 East Chandler Heights Rd
Chandler, AZ 85249
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chandler Unified District #80 School District
Audrey & Robert Ryan Elementary
4600 South Bright Angel Way
Chandler, AZ 85249
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chandler Unified District #80 School District
John & Carol Carlson Elementary
5400 South White
Chandler, AZ 85249
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chandler Unified District #80 School District
Santan Junior High School
1550 East Chandler Heights Rd
Chandler, AZ 85249
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Chandler Unified District #80 School District
Evit - Basha High School
15990 South Val Vista Dr
Chandler, AZ 85249
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Valley Institute of Technology School District

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