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ZIP Code 85296

Primary City:Gilbert, AZ (View All Cities)
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (4:16pm)
Area code: 480 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.33, -111.74
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85296

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85296. 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 85296. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85296, 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:
Gilbert, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85296 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85296 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 85296 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 small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85296 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 36,799
Population Density 3,250 people per sq mi
Housing Units 12,927
Median Home Value $220,200
Land Area 11.32 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,044
Median Household Income $81,710

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 31Female Median Age: 32

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,5261,6821,8031,5639791,2801,3691,5501,5381,5131,1497396143802251456055
Female1,5361,5331,6661,4561,0091,4731,4621,6611,5891,5321,128824664421245168136126
Total3,0623,2153,4693,0191,9882,7532,8313,2113,1273,0452,2771,5631,278801470313196181

Gender

 Male 18,170 49%
 Female 18,629 51%
Gender

Race

 White 30,083 81.7%
 Black Or African American 1,243 3.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 283 0.8%
 Asian 1,905 5.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 81 0.2%
 Other Race 1,776 4.8%
 Two Or More Races 1,428 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2141,7932,7172,6241,44765921438
Renter143759722414161714127
Total3572,5523,4393,0381,60873025565

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,485 62%
 Single Guardian 1,977 16%
 Singles 1,787 15%
 Singles With Roommate 795 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 6,106 51%
 Households with Kids 5,938 49%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male288305324312309334344347348373323378355374333350342291247221
Female312301308299277319327282328339349327342309349339298259211219
Total600606632611586653671629676712672705697683682689640550458440

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85296 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85296 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 85296 real estate data, the median home value of $220,200 is slightly higher than average 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 85296. Rentals in 85296 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85296 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 36,703 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 4 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 92 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,929 69%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 777 6%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,338 18%
 Households Vacant 883 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 135 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Sale Only 421 48%
 Sold & Unoccupied 58 7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 80 9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 179 20%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 137 4%
 2 Bedroom 217 6%
 3+ Bedroom 2,994 89%
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 $81,710 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 85296 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. Most commuters in 85296 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 15,052 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,359 25%
 No Earnings 6,605 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 15,052 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,359 25%
 No Earnings 6,605 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 18,479 91.1%
 Public transportation 133 0.7%
 Taxicab 11 0.1%
 Motorcycle 144 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 290 1.4%
 Worked at Home 1,226 6.0%
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 573 5%
 High School Graduate 5,183 44%
 Associate's degree 1,385 12%
 Bachelor's degree 3,037 26%
 Master's degree 1,122 10%
 Professional school degree 208 2%
 Doctorate degree 295 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 8,827 80.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 956 8.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,155 10.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85296

ZIP Code 85296 is in the Cafa Inc. Dba Learning Foundation and Performing Arts Gilbe School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85296.

Learning Foundation and Performing Arts Gilbert
1120 South Gilbert Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Cafa Inc. Dba Learning Foundation and Performing Arts Gilbe School District
Benjamin Franklin Charter School - Gilbert
320 East Warner Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Benjamin Franklin Charter School District
Imagine West Gilbert Elementary
2061 South Gilbert Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: West Gilbert Charter Elementary School Inc. School District
Imagine West Gilbert Middle School
2061 South Gilbert Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: West Gilbert Charter Middle School Inc. School District
Greenhouse Montessori School
505 South Gilbert Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Greenhouse Montessori School Inc. School District
Mesquite Elementary School
1000 East Mesquite St
Gilbert, AZ 85296
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gilbert Unified School District
Finley Farms Elementary
375 South Columbus Dr
Gilbert, AZ 85296
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gilbert Unified School District
Settlers Point Elementary
423 East Settlers Point Dr
Gilbert, AZ 85296
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Gilbert Unified School District
Desert Hills High School
1515 South Val Vista Dr
Gilbert, AZ 85296
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: American Charter Schools Foundation D.b.a. Desert Hills High
Greenfield Junior High School
101 South Greenfield Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Gilbert Unified School District
Canyon Valley High School
140 South Gilbert Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gilbert Unified School District
Gilbert Global Academy High School
140 South Gilbert Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gilbert Unified School District
Gilbert Global Academy Junior High School
140 South Gilbert Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Gilbert Unified School District
Higley High School
4068 East Pecos Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Higley Unified School District
Rancho Solano Private Schools
1305 S Gilbert Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85296
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Gilbert Christian Schools
1424 S Promenade Ln
Gilbert, AZ 85296
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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