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ZIP Code 85936

Primary City:Saint Johns, AZ (View All Cities)
County: Apache County
Timezone: America/Shiprock (11:20am)
Area code: 928 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.6, -109.3
ZIP (~25 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85936

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85936. 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 85936. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85936, 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:
Saint Johns, AZ
Unacceptable:
Richville, Salado, St Johns, Witch Wells

Stats and Demographics for the 85936 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85936 is located in east Arizona and covers an extremely 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 85936 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 a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85936 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,293
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,955
Median Home Value $109,400
Land Area 993.87 sq mi
Water Area 2.90 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,404
Median Household Income $34,707

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 39

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male13816918416813618516117215614817516210811088413614
Female16415514814297888610311514513914512710282414122
Total302324332310233273247275271293314307235212170827736

Gender

 Male 2,351 55%
 Female 1,942 45%
Gender

Race

 White 3,569 83.1%
 Black Or African American 54 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 214 5.0%
 Asian 10 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 279 6.5%
 Two Or More Races 166 3.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner13891402302582109821
Renter476566755123162
Total6015420630530923311423

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 777 55%
 Single Guardian 226 16%
 Singles 342 24%
 Singles With Roommate 59 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 897 64%
 Households with Kids 507 36%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2827292928393740253436422745363243322526
Female2737373535262629393133323022383433172015
Total5564666463656369646569745767746676494541

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85936 has a large 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 85936 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 85936 real estate data, the median home value of $109,400 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 85936. Rentals in 85936 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85936 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,855 89.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 428 10.0%
 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 10 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 524 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 535 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 345 18%
 Households Vacant 551 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 120 21.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 15 2.7%
 For Sale Only 30 5.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 2.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 187 33.9%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 183 33.2%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 4%
 1 Bedroom 24 7%
 2 Bedroom 114 35%
 3+ Bedroom 177 54%
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 $34,707 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 85936 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 85936 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 996 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 987 27%
 No Earnings 1,639 45%
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 996 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 987 27%
 No Earnings 1,639 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,209 89%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 58 4%
 Worked at Home 96 7%
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 287 16.0%
 High School Graduate 1,013 56.6%
 Associate's degree 213 11.9%
 Bachelor's degree 251 14.0%
 Master's degree 19 1.1%
 Professional school degree 7 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 529 74%
 Enrolled in Private School 39 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 143 20%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85936

ZIP Code 85936 is in the St Johns Unified School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85936.

Coronado Elementary School
50 North Water St
St. Johns, AZ 85936
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: St Johns Unified School District
St Johns Middle School
555 West 7th St
St. Johns, AZ 85936
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: St Johns Unified School District
Navit - St. Johns High School
350 South 15th West
St. Johns, AZ 85936
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northern Arizona Vocational Institute of Technology School District
New Visions Academy - St. John'S Campus
155 South Washington St
St. Johns, AZ 85936
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: New Visions Academy Inc.
St Johns High School
360 Redskin Dr
St. Johns, AZ 85936
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: St Johns Unified School District
St. Johns Learning Center
450 South 13th West
St. Johns, AZ 85936
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: St Johns Unified School District

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