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ZIP Code 85396

Primary City:Buckeye, AZ (View All Cities)
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (5:10am)
Area code: 623 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.6, -112.6
ZIP (~11 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85396

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85396. 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 85396. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85396, 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:
Buckeye, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85396 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85396 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 85396 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 large. There are also an extremely large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85396 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 12,163
Population Density 147 people per sq mi
Housing Units 5,615
Median Home Value $207,000
Land Area 82.57 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,192
Median Household Income $70,700

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5005285093512283304284184693723443684813802171043919
Female468485474387221351445495429355368427507343177714233
Total9681,0139837384496818739138987277127959887233941758152

Gender

 Male 6,085 50%
 Female 6,078 50%
Gender

Race

 White 9,730 80.0%
 Black Or African American 490 4.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 105 0.9%
 Asian 272 2.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 21 0.2%
 Other Race 1,106 9.1%
 Two Or More Races 439 3.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner6751466561484063414220
Renter171642491298140160
Total8467891474392167415820

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,935 70%
 Single Guardian 444 11%
 Singles 597 14%
 Singles With Roommate 216 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,556 61%
 Households with Kids 1,636 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male931049710710012511091102112120998791838278575145
Female891008510498858910510894891109883948584665852
Total18220418221119821019919621020620920918517417716716212310997

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85396 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85396 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 85396 real estate data, the median home value of $207,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 85396. Rentals in 85396 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85396 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 12,163 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,931 52%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 565 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 696 12%
 Households Vacant 1,423 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 98 6.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.1%
 For Sale Only 385 27.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 86 6.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 654 46.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 198 13.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 161 16%
 3+ Bedroom 870 84%
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 $70,700 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 85396 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 85396 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. In 85396 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. 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 3,673 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,665 18%
 No Earnings 4,032 43%
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 3,673 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,665 18%
 No Earnings 4,032 43%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,949 86.8%
 Public transportation 0 0.0%
 Taxicab 2 0.0%
 Motorcycle 33 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 139 3.1%
 Worked at Home 426 9.4%
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 413 9.9%
 High School Graduate 2,062 49.3%
 Associate's degree 427 10.2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,006 24.0%
 Master's degree 219 5.2%
 Professional school degree 33 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 26 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,477 75.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 166 5.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 629 19.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85396

ZIP Code 85396 is in the Wickenburg Unified School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85396.

Festival Foothills Elementary School
26252 West Desert Vista Blvd
Buckeye, AZ 85396
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wickenburg Unified School District
West-Mec - Verrado High School
20050 West Indian School Rd
Buckeye, AZ 85396
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West-Mec - Western Maricopa Education Center School District

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