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ZIP Code 86540

Primary City:Nazlini, AZ (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Apache County
Timezone: America/Shiprock (1:44pm)
Area code: 928 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:36.1, -109.5
ZIP (~33 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 86540

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 86540. 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 86540. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 86540, 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:
Nazlini, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 86540 ZIP Code

ZIP code 86540 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 86540 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 families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 86540 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,088
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 460
Median Home Value $82,900
Land Area 242.19 sq mi
Water Area 0.05 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 318
Median Household Income $18,125

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 28

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


 Male 545 50%
 Female 543 50%


 White 7 0.6%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,055 97.0%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 26 2.4%

Head of Household by Age

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

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 120 38%
 Single Guardian 100 31%
 Singles 90 28%
 Singles With Roommate 8 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 173 54%
 Households with Kids 145 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 86540 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 86540 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 86540 real estate data, the median home value of $82,900 is low 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 86540. Rentals in 86540 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for < $200/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 86540 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,088 100%
 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 17 4%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 245 53%
 Renter Occupied Households 56 12%
 Households Vacant 142 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 4 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 58 41%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 80 56%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 8%
 1 Bedroom 3 8%
 2 Bedroom 16 43%
 3+ Bedroom 15 41%
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 $18,125 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 86540 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 86540 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 86540 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 137 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 75 12%
 No Earnings 404 66%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 137 22%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 75 12%
 No Earnings 404 66%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 160 82%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 17 9%
 Worked at Home 18 9%
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 81 32%
 High School Graduate 167 65%
 Associate's degree 7 3%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 244 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 13 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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