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ZIP Code 85286

Primary City:Chandler, AZ (View All Cities)
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (11:51pm)
Area code: 480 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.27, -111.86
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85286

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85286. 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 85286. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85286, 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 85286 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85286 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 85286 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 large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85286 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 38,930
Population Density 2,398 people per sq mi
Housing Units 14,351
Median Home Value $269,600
Land Area 16.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,395
Median Household Income $84,616

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 34

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,7941,8481,6751,2608921,0891,4942,0101,8521,5901,1098387644272461469352
Female1,6401,7761,5371,2759121,2731,8052,0531,8211,4981,154985808466291178153126
Total3,4343,6243,2122,5351,8042,3623,2994,0633,6733,0882,2631,8231,572893537324246178

Gender

 Male 19,179 49%
 Female 19,751 51%
Gender

Race

 White 28,488 73.2%
 Black Or African American 1,782 4.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 361 0.9%
 Asian 4,813 12.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 72 0.2%
 Other Race 1,988 5.1%
 Two Or More Races 1,426 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner991,5283,2732,4791,55866424052
Renter2971,0849785813621167113
Total3962,6124,2513,0601,92078031165

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 8,329 62%
 Single Guardian 1,834 14%
 Singles 2,316 17%
 Singles With Roommate 916 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,079 53%
 Households with Kids 6,316 47%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male331373390388390378336367377348357340317313265256299267173192
Female298333370345371362338328377328327292320270281294283220197175
Total629706760733761740674695754676684632637583546550582487370367

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85286 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85286 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 85286 real estate data, the median home value of $269,600 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 85286. Rentals in 85286 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85286 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 38,862 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 44 0.1%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 24 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 9,022 63%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 871 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,502 24%
 Households Vacant 956 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 271 28%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Sale Only 325 34%
 Sold & Unoccupied 25 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 162 17%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 154 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 23 0.6%
 1 Bedroom 440 12.3%
 2 Bedroom 1,158 32.4%
 3+ Bedroom 1,956 54.7%
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 $84,616 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 85286 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 85286 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 13,494 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,918 26%
 No Earnings 6,221 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 13,494 51%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,918 26%
 No Earnings 6,221 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,431 90.8%
 Public transportation 30 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 398 2.2%
 Worked at Home 1,232 6.8%
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 533 5%
 High School Graduate 3,571 33%
 Associate's degree 1,280 12%
 Bachelor's degree 3,262 30%
 Master's degree 1,809 16%
 Professional school degree 207 2%
 Doctorate degree 325 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7,594 76.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,663 16.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 653 6.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85286

ZIP Code 85286 is in the Athlos Traditional Academy. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85286.

Athlos Traditional Academy
3201 South Gilbert Rd
Chandler, AZ 85286
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Athlos Traditional Academy
Robert and Danell Tarwater Elementary
2300 South Gardner Dr
Chandler, AZ 85286
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chandler Unified District #80 School District
T. Dale Hancock Elementary School
2425 South Pleasant Dr
Chandler, AZ 85286
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chandler Unified District #80 School District
Haley Elementary
3401 South Layton Lakes
Chandler, AZ 85286
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chandler Unified District #80 School District
Arizona College Prep Erie Campus
1825 South Alma School Rd
Chandler, AZ 85286
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Chandler Unified District #80 School District
Tri-City Christian Academy
2211 W Germann Rd
Chandler, AZ 85286
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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