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ZIP Code 85941

Primary City:Whiteriver, AZ (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Navajo County
Timezone: America/Shiprock (3:20am)
Area code: 928 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.7, -109.9
ZIP (~15 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85941

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85941. 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 85941. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85941, 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:
Whiteriver, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85941 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85941 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 85941 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85941 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,941
Population Density 12 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,671
Median Home Value $61,400
Land Area 831.56 sq mi
Water Area 3.95 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 2,426
Median Household Income $27,679

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 24Male Median Age: 23Female Median Age: 26

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male61649445351046936226423429730824520314410459321411
Female654495421499456404253261339314299211175130107622814
Total1,2709898741,009925766517495636622544414319234166944225

Gender

 Male 4,819 48%
 Female 5,122 52%
Gender

Race

 White 167 1.7%
 Black Or African American 5 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9,621 96.8%
 Asian 35 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 14 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 99 1.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner41122267449354226779
Renter5422824419310537137
Total953505116424592639016

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 958 39%
 Single Guardian 1,056 44%
 Singles 318 13%
 Singles With Roommate 94 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 911 38%
 Households with Kids 1,515 62%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1311451081101208997711171079692718798107102102101110
Female12913512912911910094958790788184888210989109110109
Total260280237239239189191166204197174173155175180216191211211219

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85941 has a slightly less 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 85941 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 85941 real estate data, the median home value of $61,400 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85941 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85941 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85941 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 9,905 99.6%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 30 0.3%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 6 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 251 9%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,294 48%
 Renter Occupied Households 881 33%
 Households Vacant 245 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 30 12%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 3%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 87 36%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 115 47%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 25 3%
 1 Bedroom 153 16%
 2 Bedroom 285 30%
 3+ Bedroom 492 52%
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 $27,679 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 85941 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. Residents in ZIP code 85941 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 85941 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 85941 can expect to fall in that range. 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 1,783 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,836 24%
 No Earnings 4,093 53%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,783 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,836 24%
 No Earnings 4,093 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,108 83%
 Public transportation 173 7%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 243 10%
 Worked at Home 30 1%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 747 30%
 High School Graduate 1,541 61%
 Associate's degree 54 2%
 Bachelor's degree 151 6%
 Master's degree 21 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 2,401 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 63 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 504 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85941

ZIP Code 85941 is in the Whiteriver Unified School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85941.

Whiteriver Elementary
1 North 1st Ave
Whiteriver, AZ 85941
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Whiteriver Unified School District
Cradleboard School
Hollygrape St and Powerline R
Whiteriver, AZ 85941
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Whiteriver Unified School District
Seven Mile School
2005 Ft. Apache
Whiteriver, AZ 85941
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Whiteriver Unified School District
John F Kennedy Day School
110 East Dishchin Rd Hwy 73
White River, AZ 85941
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: John F Kennedy Day School District
Navit - Alchesay High School
200 Falcon Way
Whiteriver, AZ 85941
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northern Arizona Vocational Institute of Technology School District
Alchesay High School
200 Falcon Way
Whiteriver, AZ 85941
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Whiteriver Unified School District
Canyon Day Junior High School
4621 South 9th St
Whiteriver, AZ 85941
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Whiteriver Unified School District
East Fork Lutheran Grade School
4325 Fort Apache Rd
Whiteriver, AZ 85941
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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