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ZIP Code 86535

Primary City:Dennehotso, AZ (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Apache County
Timezone: America/Shiprock (7:51pm)
Area code: 928 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.8, -109.9
ZIP (~18 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 86535

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 86535. 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 86535. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 86535, 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:
Dennehotso, AZ
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Stats and Demographics for the 86535 ZIP Code

ZIP code 86535 is located in northeast Arizona and covers a 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 86535 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 large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 86535 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,199
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 455
Median Home Value $43,500
Land Area 271.82 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 325
Median Household Income $22,361

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 28Male Median Age: 28Female Median Age: 29

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


 Male 623 52%
 Female 576 48%


 White 10 0.8%
 Black Or African American 1 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,176 98.1%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 12 1.0%

Head of Household by Age

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

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 133 41%
 Single Guardian 123 38%
 Singles 53 16%
 Singles With Roommate 16 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 157 48%
 Households with Kids 168 52%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 86535 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 86535 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 86535 real estate data, the median home value of $43,500 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 86535 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 86535 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Studio apartments are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 86535 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,199 100%
 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 27 6%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 269 59%
 Renter Occupied Households 29 6%
 Households Vacant 130 29%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 12 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 45 35%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 73 56%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 6 43%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 6 43%
 3+ Bedroom 2 14%
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 $22,361 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 86535 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. ZIP code 86535 uses public transportation to get to work more than almost anywhere in the country. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 86535 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 142 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 87 10%
 No Earnings 630 73%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 142 17%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 87 10%
 No Earnings 630 73%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 137 75%
 Public transportation 18 10%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 13 7%
 Worked at Home 14 8%
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 101 33%
 High School Graduate 180 59%
 Associate's degree 16 5%
 Bachelor's degree 4 1%
 Master's degree 3 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 281 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 33 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 86535

ZIP Code 86535 is in the Dennehotso Boarding School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 86535.

Dennehotso Boarding School
East Hwy 160
Dennehotso, AZ 86535
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Dennehotso Boarding School District

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