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ZIP Code 85552

Primary City:Thatcher, AZ (View All Cities)
County: Graham County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (6:45am)
Area code: 928 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.83, -109.77
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85552

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85552. 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 85552. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85552, 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:
Thatcher, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85552 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85552 is located in southeast 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 85552 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85552 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 6,218
Population Density 260 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,334
Median Home Value $156,600
Land Area 23.95 sq mi
Water Area 0.24 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,046
Median Household Income $55,714

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 26Female Median Age: 28

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male26422423838935118916914813216517814312910176724231
Female28923521242032417316713414917118615416111898904947
Total5534594508096753623362822813363642972902191741629178

Gender

 Male 3,041 49%
 Female 3,177 51%
Gender

Race

 White 5,345 86.0%
 Black Or African American 88 1.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 102 1.6%
 Asian 37 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 12 0.2%
 Other Race 442 7.1%
 Two Or More Races 192 3.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3116821928627721717350
Renter21013585796031196
Total24130330436533724819256

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,117 55%
 Single Guardian 348 17%
 Singles 428 21%
 Singles With Roommate 153 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 1,277 62%
 Households with Kids 769 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male594552574847404544375250554446504511213691
Female4561665051475146404947323945324155103189100
Total104106118107999491918486998294897891100215325191

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85552 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85552 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1970s. Looking at 85552 real estate data, the median home value of $156,600 is slightly less 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 85552. Rentals in 85552 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85552 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,975 96.1%
 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 237 3.8%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 937 40%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 484 21%
 Renter Occupied Households 625 27%
 Households Vacant 288 12%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 123 43%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 2%
 For Sale Only 53 18%
 Sold & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 23 8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 80 28%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 85 18%
 2 Bedroom 290 63%
 3+ Bedroom 89 19%
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 $55,714 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 85552 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. More commuters in 85552 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,516 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,506 32%
 No Earnings 1,663 35%
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 1,516 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,506 32%
 No Earnings 1,663 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,258 89.8%
 Public transportation 8 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 19 0.8%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 100 4.0%
 Worked at Home 130 5.2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. 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 243 15%
 High School Graduate 839 50%
 Associate's degree 106 6%
 Bachelor's degree 165 10%
 Master's degree 193 12%
 Professional school degree 69 4%
 Doctorate degree 56 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,141 88.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0.0%
 Not Enrolled in School 152 11.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85552

ZIP Code 85552 is in the Gila Institute for Technology School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85552.

Gift - Gila Institute for Technology
615 North Stadium Ave
Thatcher, AZ 85552
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Gila Institute for Technology School District
Jack Daley Primary School
3615 Second St
Thatcher, AZ 85552
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Thatcher Unified School District
Thatcher Elementary School
1350 4th Ave
Thatcher, AZ 85552
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Thatcher Unified School District
Thatcher Middle School
1300 North 4th Ave
Thatcher, AZ 85552
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Thatcher Unified School District
Gift - Safford High School
622 College Ave
Thatcher, AZ 85552
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gila Institute for Technology School District
Gift - Pima High School
662 College Ave
Thatcher, AZ 85552
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gila Institute for Technology School District
Gift - Thatcher High School
622 College Ave
Thatcher, AZ 85552
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Gila Institute for Technology School District
Thatcher High School
601 North 3rd Ave
Thatcher, AZ 85552
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Thatcher Unified School District

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