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ZIP Code 85284

Primary City:Tempe, AZ (View All Cities)
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (4:42am)
Area code: 480 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.33, -111.93
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85284

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85284. 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 85284. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85284, 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:
Tempe, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85284 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85284 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 85284 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is slightly less than average. There are also a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85284 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 16,479
Population Density 2,124 people per sq mi
Housing Units 6,407
Median Home Value $339,000
Land Area 7.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 6,162
Median Household Income $117,052

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 45Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3384676267244562933014185297378898386904002001205850
Female3694666166283732783324475649009329406393711701439285
Total7079331,2421,3528295716338651,0931,6371,8211,7781,329771370263150135

Gender

 Male 8,134 49%
 Female 8,345 51%
Gender

Race

 White 14,073 85.4%
 Black Or African American 329 2.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 93 0.6%
 Asian 1,257 7.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 14 0.1%
 Other Race 308 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 405 2.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner192778701,7511,70167423960
Renter321511561126229218
Total514281,0261,8631,76370326068

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,191 68%
 Single Guardian 646 10%
 Singles 1,023 17%
 Singles With Roommate 302 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,053 66%
 Households with Kids 2,109 34%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male707075759281978511212211613313811714616815915398105
Female70717377898687971071291221131141381381551421167769
Total140141148152181167184182219251238246252255284323301269175174

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85284 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85284 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 85284 real estate data, the median home value of $339,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 85284. Rentals in 85284 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85284 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 16,462 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 7 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,479 70%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,112 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 571 9%
 Households Vacant 245 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 26 11%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 1%
 For Sale Only 82 33%
 Sold & Unoccupied 35 14%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 48 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 52 21%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 21 4%
 2 Bedroom 84 15%
 3+ Bedroom 442 81%
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 $117,052 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 85284 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. More commuters in 85284 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 6,764 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,439 24%
 No Earnings 3,945 28%
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 6,764 48%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,439 24%
 No Earnings 3,945 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,513 91.2%
 Public transportation 112 1.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 11 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 131 1.4%
 Worked at Home 572 6.1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 85284 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 163 3%
 High School Graduate 1,437 25%
 Associate's degree 350 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2,022 35%
 Master's degree 1,107 19%
 Professional school degree 375 6%
 Doctorate degree 390 7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,109 83.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 534 14.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 95 2.5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85284

ZIP Code 85284 is in the Allen-Cochran Enterprises Inc. School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85284.

Center for Educational Excellence
1700 East Elliot 9
Tempe, AZ 85284
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Allen-Cochran Enterprises Inc. School District
Kyrene Middle School
1050 East Carver Rd
Tempe, AZ 85284
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Kyrene Elementary School District
C I Waggoner School
1050 East Carver Rd
Tempe, AZ 85284
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kyrene Elementary School District
Kyrene De Las Manitas School
1201 West Courtney Ln
Tempe, AZ 85284
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kyrene Elementary School District
Kyrene De La Mariposa School
50 East Knox Rd
Tempe, AZ 85284
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kyrene Elementary School District
Corona Del Sol High School
1001 East Knox Rd
Tempe, AZ 85284
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tempe Union High School District
Evit - Corona Del Sol High School
1001 East Knox Rd
Tempe, AZ 85284
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Valley Institute of Technology School District
Joyful Beginnings Academy
9325 S Rural Rd
Tempe, AZ 85284
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Dayspring Preschool & Kindergarten
1365 E Elliot Rd
Tempe, AZ 85284
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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