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ZIP Code 85603

Primary City:Bisbee, AZ (View All Cities)
County: Cochise County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (11:34am)
Area code: 520 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.4, -109.9
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85603

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85603. 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 85603. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85603, 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:
Bisbee, AZ
Unacceptable:
Bisbee Jct, Copper Queen, Lowell, South Bisbee, Sunset Acres, Tintown, Winwood

Stats and Demographics for the 85603 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85603 is located in southeast Arizona and covers a 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 85603 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85603 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,155
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,117
Median Home Value $126,100
Land Area 225.17 sq mi
Water Area 1.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,299
Median Household Income $33,658

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 50

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1941681952241851621731702042382893263592331761089665
Female1911421641831561701661621752553353453552691921379697
Total385310359407341332339332379493624671714502368245192162

Gender

 Male 3,565 50%
 Female 3,590 50%
Gender

Race

 White 6,070 84.8%
 Black Or African American 83 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 103 1.4%
 Asian 34 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.1%
 Other Race 602 8.4%
 Two Or More Races 254 3.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1599218419676461283101
Renter741621582142271245117
Total89261376633903585334118

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,123 34%
 Single Guardian 533 16%
 Singles 1,378 42%
 Singles With Roommate 265 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,591 79%
 Households with Kids 708 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male4236434537312940313845403240363651386342
Female4637413020293534243246322331334039333844
Total88738475576064745570917255716976907110186

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85603 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85603 were primarily built in 1939 or earlier. Looking at 85603 real estate data, the median home value of $126,100 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 85603. Rentals in 85603 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85603 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 6,907 96.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 206 2.9%
 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 42 0.6%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,155 28%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,117 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,027 25%
 Households Vacant 818 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 133 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 12 1%
 For Sale Only 100 12%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 224 27%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 336 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 253 23%
 2 Bedroom 429 39%
 3+ Bedroom 409 37%
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 $33,658 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 85603 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 85603 can expect to fall in that range. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,884 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,380 24%
 No Earnings 2,513 44%
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 1,884 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,380 24%
 No Earnings 2,513 44%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,277 88%
 Public transportation 39 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 135 5%
 Worked at Home 151 6%
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 286 11%
 High School Graduate 1,300 52%
 Associate's degree 209 8%
 Bachelor's degree 395 16%
 Master's degree 242 10%
 Professional school degree 48 2%
 Doctorate degree 42 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 841 79%
 Enrolled in Private School 71 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 147 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85603

ZIP Code 85603 is in the Bisbee Unified School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85603.

Lowell School
100 Old Douglas Rd
Bisbee, AZ 85603
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bisbee Unified School District
Greenway Primary School
98 Cole Ave
Bisbee, AZ 85603
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bisbee Unified School District
Bisbee Middle School
519 Melody Ln
Bisbee, AZ 85603
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bisbee Unified School District
Ppep Tec - Manuel Borjorquez Learning Center
203 Bisbee Rd
Bisbee, AZ 85603
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Portable Practical Educational Preparation Inc. (Ppep Inc. School District
Bisbee High School
675 School Terrace Rd
Bisbee, AZ 85603
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Bisbee Unified School District

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