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ZIP Code 85298

Primary City:Gilbert, AZ (View All Cities)
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (8:21pm)
Area code: 480 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.24, -111.73
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85298

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85298. 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 85298. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85298, 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 85298 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85298 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 85298 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 slightly higher than average. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85298 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 21,479
Population Density 1,502 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,215
Median Home Value $289,600
Land Area 14.30 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 7,186
Median Household Income $86,426

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 36

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9731,1029596443183827501,0608616894714376135253582088647
Female9871,0809016052675258751,0708126285286067606433801768172
Total1,9602,1821,8601,2495859071,6252,1301,6731,3179991,0431,3731,168738384167119

Gender

 Male 10,483 49%
 Female 10,996 51%
Gender

Race

 White 18,157 84.5%
 Black Or African American 749 3.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 84 0.4%
 Asian 1,400 6.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 26 0.1%
 Other Race 485 2.3%
 Two Or More Races 578 2.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner679201,6951,1021,1431,05633148
Renter2717628814610057255
Total941,0961,9831,2481,2431,11335653

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,248 73%
 Single Guardian 638 9%
 Singles 1,033 14%
 Singles With Roommate 267 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 3,996 56%
 Households with Kids 3,190 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1781852032412322212332042122132281771841571691431421108074
Female1972212032042022352102102231891881861711671421431381067656
Total375406406445434456443414435402416363355324311286280216156130

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85298 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85298 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 85298 real estate data, the median home value of $289,600 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 85298. Rentals in 85298 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85298 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 21,453 99.9%
 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 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 26 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,448 66%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 914 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 824 10%
 Households Vacant 1,029 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 39 3.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 0.7%
 For Sale Only 302 29.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 2.8%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 517 50.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 135 13.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 9 1%
 2 Bedroom 195 18%
 3+ Bedroom 869 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 $86,426 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 85298 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 85298 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 85298. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 6,679 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,131 20%
 No Earnings 5,605 36%
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 6,679 43%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,131 20%
 No Earnings 5,605 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,566 87.3%
 Public transportation 18 0.2%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 16 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 129 1.5%
 Worked at Home 938 10.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 85298 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 109 2%
 High School Graduate 2,484 38%
 Associate's degree 749 11%
 Bachelor's degree 2,070 32%
 Master's degree 952 15%
 Professional school degree 89 1%
 Doctorate degree 102 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,744 78.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 614 10.2%
 Not Enrolled in School 655 10.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85298

ZIP Code 85298 is in the Chandler Unified District #80 School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85298.

Weinberg Elementary School
5245 South Val Vista Dr
Gilbert, AZ 85298
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chandler Unified District #80 School District
Chandler Traditional Academy-Freedom
6040 South Joslyn Ln
Gilbert, AZ 85298
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chandler Unified District #80 School District
Riggs Elementary
6930 South Seville
Gilbert, AZ 85298
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chandler Unified District #80 School District
Charlotte Patterson Elementary
7520 South Adora Blvd
Gilbert, AZ 85298
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Chandler Unified District #80 School District

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