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ZIP Code 85260

Primary City:Scottsdale, AZ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Horizons
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (2:54pm)
Area code: 480 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.61, -111.89
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85260

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85260. 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 85260. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85260, 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:
Scottsdale, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85260 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85260 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 85260 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 single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85260 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 36,056
Population Density 2,482 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,498
Median Home Value $360,000
Land Area 14.53 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 16,811
Median Household Income $76,522

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 41Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7849171,0271,0629321,2251,1361,1291,2181,3821,3691,2541,114749567475405320
Female7439331,0128999751,3031,1661,1901,3061,5901,6061,4541,250942734582571735
Total1,5271,8502,0391,9611,9072,5282,3022,3192,5242,9722,9752,7082,3641,6911,3011,0579761,055

Gender

 Male 17,065 47%
 Female 18,991 53%
Gender

Race

 White 32,169 89.2%
 Black Or African American 568 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 141 0.4%
 Asian 1,936 5.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 28 0.1%
 Other Race 429 1.2%
 Two Or More Races 785 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner747461,6282,5182,4041,522965294
Renter5311,8651,2531,083747353399429
Total6052,6112,8813,6013,1511,8751,364723

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,298 43%
 Single Guardian 1,865 11%
 Singles 6,208 37%
 Singles With Roommate 1,440 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,943 77%
 Households with Kids 3,868 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male171148142169175185205141211213189225198202243222236222139174
Female169125159163186174186186201185200207188232179212217152139152
Total340273301332361359391327412398389432386434422434453374278326

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85260 has a slightly less than average 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 85260 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 85260 real estate data, the median home value of $360,000 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85260 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85260 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85260 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 35,682 99.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 2 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 165 0.5%
 Other Institutional 19 0.1%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 184 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,009 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,142 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 6,660 34%
 Households Vacant 2,687 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 631 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 60 2%
 For Sale Only 359 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 69 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,343 50%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 225 8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 57 1%
 1 Bedroom 2,045 29%
 2 Bedroom 3,510 50%
 3+ Bedroom 1,391 20%
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 $76,522 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 85260 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 85260 can expect to fall in that range. 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 14,557 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,219 23%
 No Earnings 8,979 29%
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 14,557 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,219 23%
 No Earnings 8,979 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,828 87%
 Public transportation 221 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 497 3%
 Worked at Home 1,728 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 85260 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 389 3%
 High School Graduate 3,910 31%
 Associate's degree 624 5%
 Bachelor's degree 4,887 38%
 Master's degree 1,812 14%
 Professional school degree 787 6%
 Doctorate degree 337 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,499 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 941 17%
 Not Enrolled in School 246 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85260

ZIP Code 85260 is in the Scottsdale Preparatory Academy. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85260.

Great Hearts Academies - Scottsdale Prep
7496 East Tierra Buena Ln
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Scottsdale Preparatory Academy
Great Hearts Academies - Archway Scottsdale
7496 East Tierra Buena Ln
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Archway Classical Academy Scottsdale
Casy Country Day School #1
7214 East Jenan Dr
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Casy Country Day School District
Casy Country Day School #2
9575 East Larkspur Dr
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Casy Country Day School District
Plc Arts Academy at Scottsdale Inc.
7214 East Jenan Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Plc Arts Academy at Scottsdale Inc.
Sonoran Sky Elementary School
12990 North 75th St
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paradise Valley Unified School District
Aztec Elementary School
13636 North 100th St
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Scottsdale Unified School District
Cheyenne Traditional Elementary School
13636 North 100th St
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Scottsdale Unified School District
Redfield Elementary School
9181 East Redfield Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Scottsdale Unified School District
Notre Dame Preparatory
9701 E Bell Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private
The Scottsdale School
14684 N Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
New Covenant Lutheran Church Children'S Ministry C
15152 N Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Camelback Desert School
9606 E Kalil Dr
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Thunderbird Christian Elementary School
7440 E Sutton Dr
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Shepherd of the Desert Lutheran School
9590 E Shea Blvd
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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