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ZIP Code 85609

Primary City:Dragoon, AZ (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Cochise County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (5:06pm)
Area code: 520 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.1, -110.1
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85609

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85609. 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 85609. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85609, 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:
Dragoon, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85609 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85609 is located in southeast Arizona and covers a slightly higher 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 85609 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85609 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 392
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 217
Median Home Value $158,300
Land Area 130.23 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 177
Median Household Income $58,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 54Male Median Age: 55Female Median Age: 54

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male981068271061415232314171062
Female1081069366111718242316134135
Total1916201217513161731334746303014197

Gender

 Male 190 48%
 Female 202 52%
Gender

Race

 White 366 93.4%
 Black Or African American 1 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.8%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.5%
 Other Race 5 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 15 3.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner2310264433186
Renter16469441
Total3914325337227

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 96 54%
 Single Guardian 13 7%
 Singles 52 29%
 Singles With Roommate 16 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 151 85%
 Households with Kids 26 15%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male10232220221502310202
Female21223121102224112114
Total31455341323726422316

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85609 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85609 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1960s. Looking at 85609 real estate data, the median home value of $158,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 85609. Rentals in 85609 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85609 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 392 100%
 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 57 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 85 39%
 Renter Occupied Households 35 16%
 Households Vacant 40 18%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 21 53%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 16 40%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 21 100%
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 $58,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 85609 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 85609 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 85609 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 156 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 58 18%
 No Earnings 105 33%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 156 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 58 18%
 No Earnings 105 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 214 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 85609 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 0 0%
 High School Graduate 75 60%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 51 40%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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