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ZIP Code 86442

Primary City:Bullhead City, AZ (View All Cities)
County: Mohave County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (4:58pm)
Area code: 928 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.1, -114.5
ZIP (~7 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 86442

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 86442. 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 86442. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 86442, 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:
Bullhead City, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 86442 ZIP Code

ZIP code 86442 is located in west 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 86442 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a small number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 86442 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,382
Population Density 877 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,108
Median Home Value $97,400
Land Area 38.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.54 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 13,880
Median Household Income $36,661

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 48

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9549589731,0758747897097178851,0371,2581,1471,2941,2531,096729422274
Female9448809119988757697467939171,1791,2331,2591,3561,2911,101750520416
Total1,8981,8381,8842,0731,7491,5581,4551,5101,8022,2162,4912,4062,6502,5442,1971,479942690

Gender

 Male 16,444 49%
 Female 16,938 51%
Gender

Race

 White 27,011 80.9%
 Black Or African American 414 1.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 402 1.2%
 Asian 425 1.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 49 0.1%
 Other Race 4,093 12.3%
 Two Or More Races 988 3.0%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner833267261,3951,9952,3551,351363
Renter4389539441,071843624291122
Total5211,2791,6702,4662,8382,9791,642485

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 6,081 44%
 Single Guardian 2,670 19%
 Singles 3,807 27%
 Singles With Roommate 1,322 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 10,367 75%
 Households with Kids 3,513 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male179196180223202188194163211186183205219180238192231230184196
Female200177217163159166186200169167198168182196207199183220189169
Total379373397386361354380363380353381373401376445391414450373365

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 86442 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 86442 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 2000s. Looking at 86442 real estate data, the median home value of $97,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 86442 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 86442 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 $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 86442 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 33,216 99.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 3 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 93 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 70 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,898 26%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,696 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 5,286 28%
 Households Vacant 5,228 27%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 994 19.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 30 0.6%
 For Sale Only 570 10.9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 91 1.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2,847 54.5%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 693 13.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 153 3%
 1 Bedroom 605 13%
 2 Bedroom 2,263 47%
 3+ Bedroom 1,817 38%
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 $36,661 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 86442 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 86442 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. The commute in 86442 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 7,727 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,078 22%
 No Earnings 13,211 49%
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 7,727 29%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,078 22%
 No Earnings 13,211 49%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 10,786 94.6%
 Public transportation 63 0.6%
 Taxicab 51 0.4%
 Motorcycle 28 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 305 2.7%
 Worked at Home 169 1.5%
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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2,222 19.2%
 High School Graduate 7,050 60.8%
 Associate's degree 600 5.2%
 Bachelor's degree 1,245 10.7%
 Master's degree 322 2.8%
 Professional school degree 98 0.8%
 Doctorate degree 63 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,840 78.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 337 5.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,010 16.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 86442

ZIP Code 86442 is in the Mohave Accelerated Learning Center School District. There are 9 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 86442.

Mohave Accelerated Learning Center
625 Marina Blvd
Bullhead City, AZ 86442
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Mohave Accelerated Learning Center School District
Mohave Accelerated Elementary School
625 Marina Blvd
Bullhead City, AZ 86442
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mohave Accelerated Elementary School Inc. School District
Bullhead City Jr High School
1062 Hancock Rd
Bullhead City, AZ 86442
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bullhead City School District
Coyote Canyon School
1820 Lakeside Dr
Bullhead City, AZ 86442
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bullhead City School District
Desert Valley School
1066 Marina Blvd
Bullhead City, AZ 86442
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bullhead City School District
Diamondback Elementary School
2550 Tesota Way
Bullhead City, AZ 86442
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Bullhead City School District
Fox Creek Jr High School
3101 Desert Sky Blvd
Bullhead City, AZ 86442
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Bullhead City School District
Mohave High School
2251 Hwy 95
Bullhead City, AZ 86442
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Colorado River Union High School District
Wave - Mohave High School
2251 Hwy 95
Bullhead City, AZ 86442
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Western Arizona Vocational District #50 School District

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