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ZIP Code 85262

Primary City:Scottsdale, AZ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Granite Mountain
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (1:31am)
Area code: 480 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.8, -111.8
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85262

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85262. 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 85262. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85262, 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 85262 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85262 is located in central Arizona and covers a slightly higher than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 85262 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85262 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,275
Population Density 89 people per sq mi
Housing Units 7,273
Median Home Value $619,600
Land Area 126.55 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,892
Median Household Income $125,884

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 54Male Median Age: 55Female Median Age: 53

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male203274210214981081502533474354796467806994001909840
Female199231250213931251552934095146077647415592631424944
Total4025054604271912333055467569491,0861,4101,5211,25866333214784

Gender

 Male 5,624 50%
 Female 5,651 50%
Gender

Race

 White 10,615 94.1%
 Black Or African American 134 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 0.2%
 Asian 239 2.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 84 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 170 1.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner61395119291,4541,10928535
Renter8481031069244203
Total141876141,0351,5461,15330538

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 3,701 76%
 Single Guardian 225 5%
 Singles 711 15%
 Singles With Roommate 255 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 3,936 80%
 Households with Kids 956 20%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male3442284746606052564154424132484649393224
Female3939425150444151454448475655525549302721
Total73817098961041011031018510289978710010198695945

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85262 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85262 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 85262 real estate data, the median home value of $619,600 is extremely 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 85262. Rentals in 85262 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85262 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,275 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3,416 47%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,052 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 424 6%
 Households Vacant 2,381 33%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 62 2.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 0.1%
 For Sale Only 341 14.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 67 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,798 75.5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 110 4.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 44 15%
 3+ Bedroom 245 85%
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 $125,884 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 85262 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. A higher percentage of people in 85262 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 85262 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,742 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,089 21%
 No Earnings 3,902 40%
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 3,742 38%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,089 21%
 No Earnings 3,902 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,085 78.5%
 Public transportation 21 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 138 2.7%
 Worked at Home 957 18.4%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 85262 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 184 4%
 High School Graduate 1,016 22%
 Associate's degree 451 10%
 Bachelor's degree 1,791 38%
 Master's degree 801 17%
 Professional school degree 306 7%
 Doctorate degree 151 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 981 77.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 204 16.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 75 6.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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