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ZIP Code 84531

Post Office City:Mexican Hat, UT (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: San Juan County
Timezone: Mountain (1:13pm)
Area code: 435 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:37.1, -110.1
ZIP (~14 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 84531

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Primary/preferred city:
Mexican Hat, UT

Stats and Demographics for the 84531 ZIP Code

ZIP code 84531 is located in southeast Utah 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 84531 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 an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 84531 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 642
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 261
Median Home Value $70,000
Land Area 569.38 sq mi
Water Area 2.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 179
Median Household Income $18,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 85Male Median Age: 85Female Median Age: 78

Under 5263561
85 Plus426


 Male 315 49%
 Female 327 51%


 White 35 5.5%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 598 93.1%
 Asian 1 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 8 1.2%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus404

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 90 50%
 Single Guardian 58 32%
 Singles 29 16%
 Singles With Roommate 2 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 6
 Households without Kids 88 49%
 Households with Kids 91 51%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 84531 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 84531 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 2000s. Looking at 84531 real estate data, the median home value of $70,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 84531 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 84531 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 84531 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 642 100%
 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 10 4%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 156 60%
 Renter Occupied Households 13 5%
 Households Vacant 82 31%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 46 56%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 32 39%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 18 62%
 3+ Bedroom 11 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 $18,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 84531 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. A higher percentage of people in 84531 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 84531 can expect to fall in that range. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

For more information, see Halchita, UT incomes.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 66 13%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 66 13%
 No Earnings 374 74%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 66 13%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 66 13%
 No Earnings 374 74%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 89 79%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 23 21%
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 170 43%
 High School Graduate 196 49%
 Associate's degree 23 6%
 Bachelor's degree 11 3%
 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 146 91%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 14 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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