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ZIP Code 86506

Primary City:Houck, AZ (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Apache County
Timezone: America/Shiprock (1:46pm)
Area code: 928 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.7, -109.5
ZIP (~42 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 86506

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 86506. 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 86506. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 86506, 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:
Houck, AZ
Allentown, Oak Springs, Pine Springs, Querino

Stats and Demographics for the 86506 ZIP Code

ZIP code 86506 is located in northeast 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 86506 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. The number of young adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 86506 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,321
Population Density 8 people per sq mi
Housing Units 545
Median Home Value $87,900
Land Area 170.25 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 440
Median Household Income $21,190

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 33

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


 Male 641 49%
 Female 680 51%


 White 17 1.3%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,285 97.3%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 16 1.2%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 142 32%
 Single Guardian 143 33%
 Singles 146 33%
 Singles With Roommate 9 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 261 59%
 Households with Kids 179 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 86506 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 86506 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 86506 real estate data, the median home value of $87,900 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 86506. Rentals in 86506 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 86506 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,321 100%
 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 43 8%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 336 62%
 Renter Occupied Households 61 11%
 Households Vacant 105 19%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 45 43%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 57 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 8%
 1 Bedroom 7 18%
 2 Bedroom 8 20%
 3+ Bedroom 22 55%
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 $21,190 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 86506 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. In 86506 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 195 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 149 13%
 No Earnings 776 69%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 195 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 149 13%
 No Earnings 776 69%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 272 91%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 19 6%
 Worked at Home 8 3%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 155 35.5%
 High School Graduate 239 54.7%
 Associate's degree 28 6.4%
 Bachelor's degree 12 2.7%
 Master's degree 3 0.7%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 241 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 50 17%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 86506

ZIP Code 86506 is in the Pine Springs Day School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 86506.

Pine Springs Day School
10021 Pine Springs Rd
Houck, AZ 86506
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Pine Springs Day School District

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