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ZIP Code 85321

Primary City:Ajo, AZ (View All Cities)
County: Pima County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (7:04pm)
Area code: 520 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.2, -113.0
ZIP (~25 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85321

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85321. 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 85321. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85321, 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:
Ajo, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85321 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85321 is located in southwest Arizona and covers an extremely large 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 85321 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is slightly higher than average. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85321 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,435
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,731
Median Home Value $90,100
Land Area 1,540.01 sq mi
Water Area 0.28 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,871
Median Household Income $28,053

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male13914112513810411713210810410613013814515214013010148
Female152118127103135122114101911061471471771791421279752
Total291259252241239239246209195212277285322331282257198100

Gender

 Male 2,198 50%
 Female 2,237 50%
Gender

Race

 White 2,659 60.0%
 Black Or African American 29 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,247 28.1%
 Asian 36 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 301 6.8%
 Two Or More Races 159 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner20848916628134627659
Renter50118919782564511
Total7020218026336340232170

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 747 40%
 Single Guardian 366 20%
 Singles 639 34%
 Singles With Roommate 119 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,437 77%
 Households with Kids 434 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2626302726352627272627242226282732302119
Female2338293421222025303522212920302215191723
Total4964596147574652576149455146584947493842

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85321 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85321 were primarily built in the 1960s or the 1950s. Looking at 85321 real estate data, the median home value of $90,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 85321 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85321 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,422 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 6 0.1%
 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 7 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 482 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 839 31%
 Renter Occupied Households 550 20%
 Households Vacant 860 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 117 13.6%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 0.8%
 For Sale Only 54 6.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 3.1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 388 45.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 266 30.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 163 27%
 2 Bedroom 251 41%
 3+ Bedroom 199 32%
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 $28,053 is compared to the rest of the country.

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 85321 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. More commuters in 85321 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 895 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 808 21%
 No Earnings 2,229 57%
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 895 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 808 21%
 No Earnings 2,229 57%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,106 82%
 Public transportation 41 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 59 4%
 Worked at Home 143 11%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 540 32%
 High School Graduate 774 46%
 Associate's degree 90 5%
 Bachelor's degree 144 9%
 Master's degree 73 4%
 Professional school degree 50 3%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 519 73%
 Enrolled in Private School 80 11%
 Not Enrolled in School 112 16%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85321

ZIP Code 85321 is in the Ajo Unified School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85321.

Ajo Elementary School
111 Well Rd
Ajo, AZ 85321
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Ajo Unified School District
Ajo High School
111 Well Rd
Ajo, AZ 85321
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ajo Unified School District
Pcjted - Ajo High School
111 North Well Rd
Ajo, AZ 85321
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Pima County Jted School District

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