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ZIP Code 85379

Primary City:Surprise, AZ (View All Cities)
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (6:13pm)
Area code: 623 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.60, -112.38
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85379

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85379. 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 85379. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85379, 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:
Surprise, AZ
Acceptable:
Sun City

Stats and Demographics for the 85379 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85379 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 85379 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 an extremely small number of single adults and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85379 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 39,732
Population Density 3,693 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,935
Median Home Value $157,000
Land Area 10.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,298
Median Household Income $70,302

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 30Male Median Age: 30Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,0992,1511,8731,4299461,4011,8671,9331,5321,1458856766204222451255951
Female1,9512,0751,8251,3481,0511,6632,0251,9861,4971,1081,005917743438259155106121
Total4,0504,2263,6982,7771,9973,0643,8923,9193,0292,2531,8901,5931,363860504280165172

Gender

 Male 19,459 49%
 Female 20,273 51%
Gender

Race

 White 30,387 76.5%
 Black Or African American 2,493 6.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 321 0.8%
 Asian 1,504 3.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 91 0.2%
 Other Race 2,912 7.3%
 Two Or More Races 2,024 5.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2202,2902,7261,7961,32566417319
Renter1699921,009521263992111
Total3893,2823,7352,3171,58876319430

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,771 63%
 Single Guardian 2,324 19%
 Singles 1,568 13%
 Singles With Roommate 635 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,472 44%
 Households with Kids 6,826 56%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male413408460436393448456429425383382402325381340358303236192181
Female363397444417423428390402432389413345361317330320287230181220
Total776805904853816876846831857772795747686698670678590466373401

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85379 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85379 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 85379 real estate data, the median home value of $157,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85379 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85379 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85379 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 39,636 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 9 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 87 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,620 62%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 593 4%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,085 22%
 Households Vacant 1,637 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 244 15%
 Rented & Unoccupied 27 2%
 For Sale Only 606 37%
 Sold & Unoccupied 72 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 234 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 454 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 166 4%
 2 Bedroom 391 11%
 3+ Bedroom 3,134 85%
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 $70,302 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 85379 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. In 85379 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 13,556 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,134 22%
 No Earnings 7,699 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 13,556 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,134 22%
 No Earnings 7,699 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,110 91.5%
 Public transportation 74 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 70 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 170 1.0%
 Worked at Home 1,187 6.7%
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 677 6%
 High School Graduate 6,144 54%
 Associate's degree 1,559 14%
 Bachelor's degree 2,071 18%
 Master's degree 623 5%
 Professional school degree 245 2%
 Doctorate degree 127 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 10,234 79.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 975 7.6%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,638 12.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85379

ZIP Code 85379 is in the Calibre Academy. There are 10 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85379.

Calibre Academy Surprise
15688 West Acoma Ln
Surprise, AZ 85379
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Calibre Academy
Imagine Rosefield
12050 North Bullard Ave
Surprise, AZ 85379
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Rosefield Charter Elementary School Inc. School District
Imagine Surprise Middle School
14850 North 156th Ave
Surprise, AZ 85379
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Imagine Middle at Surprise Inc. School District
Countryside Elementary
15047 North Parkview Place
Surprise, AZ 85379
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dysart Unified School District
Marley Park Elementary
15042 West Sweetwater Rd
Surprise, AZ 85379
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dysart Unified School District
Sunset Hills Elementary
17825 West Sierra Montana Loop
Surprise, AZ 85379
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dysart Unified School District
Rancho Gabriela
15272 West Gabriela Dr
Surprise, AZ 85379
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dysart Unified School District
Sonoran Heights Elementary
11405 North Greer Ranch Parkwa
Surprise, AZ 85379
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dysart Unified School District
Ashton Ranch Elementary School
14898 West Acoma Dr
Surprise, AZ 85379
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dysart Unified School District
Imagine Prep Surprise
14850 North 156th Ave
Surprise, AZ 85379
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Imagine Prep Surprise Inc. School District

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