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ZIP Code 85016

Primary City:Phoenix, AZ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Camlback Corridor|Camelback East|Central Phoenix
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (4:47am)
Area code: 602 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.51, -112.03
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85016

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85016. 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 85016. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85016, 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:
Phoenix, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85016 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85016 is located in central Arizona and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 85016 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is slightly higher than average. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85016 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,896
Population Density 3,752 people per sq mi
Housing Units 19,287
Median Home Value $194,400
Land Area 9.03 sq mi
Water Area 0.08 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 15,969
Median Household Income $46,233

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 37Female Median Age: 38


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,1501,0592,209
5-99839311,914
10-149158391,754
15-198858671,752
20-241,0191,0822,101
25-291,5171,6353,152
30-341,4741,3812,855
35-391,3291,2282,557
40-441,3311,0372,368
45-491,2461,1542,400
50-541,2551,1402,395
55-591,0571,0522,109
60-649089381,846
65-696057061,311
70-74466523989
75-79363436799
80-84270437707
85 Plus203475678

Gender

 Male 16,976 50%
 Female 16,920 50%
Gender

Race

 White 24,248 71.5%
 Black Or African American 1,625 4.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,265 3.7%
 Asian 989 2.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 36 0.1%
 Other Race 4,491 13.2%
 Two Or More Races 1,242 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2495669764
25-349602,2953,255
35-441,2901,7062,996
45-541,5331,5153,048
55-641,6091,0962,705
65-741,1024531,555
75-848012931,094
85 Plus339213552

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,613 29%
 Single Guardian 2,593 16%
 Singles 6,990 44%
 Singles With Roommate 1,773 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 12,373 77%
 Households with Kids 3,596 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1232204436
2221227448
3250198448
4200203403
5201188389
6202215417
7190168358
8182181363
9208179387
10184164348
11191165356
12169163332
13171170341
14200177377
15199156355
16169171340
17172196368
18181195376
19164149313
20181166347

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85016 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 85016 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1950s. Looking at 85016 real estate data, the median home value of $194,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85016 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85016 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85016 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 33,652 99.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 15 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 101 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 128 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,709 30%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 2,020 10%
 Renter Occupied Households 8,240 43%
 Households Vacant 3,318 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1,814 55%
 Rented & Unoccupied 45 1%
 For Sale Only 516 16%
 Sold & Unoccupied 93 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 473 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 377 11%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 784 9%
 1 Bedroom 3,212 38%
 2 Bedroom 3,120 37%
 3+ Bedroom 1,256 15%
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 $46,233 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 85016 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. More commuters in 85016 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 12,188 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,616 24%
 No Earnings 8,590 31%
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 12,188 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 6,616 24%
 No Earnings 8,590 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 13,955 82.4%
 Public transportation 806 4.8%
 Taxicab 162 1.0%
 Motorcycle 62 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,176 6.9%
 Worked at Home 774 4.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population has a much higher percentage of people with low education levels (less than high school) than normal. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,617 13%
 High School Graduate 4,951 41%
 Associate's degree 923 8%
 Bachelor's degree 3,009 25%
 Master's degree 819 7%
 Professional school degree 594 5%
 Doctorate degree 235 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,365 75.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 835 14.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 579 10.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85016

ZIP Code 85016 is in the Veritas Preparatory Academy. There are 15 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85016.

Great Hearts Academies - Veritas Prep
2131 East Lincoln Dr
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Veritas Preparatory Academy
Sonoran Science Academy - Phoenix Metro
2645 East Osborn Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Sonoran Science Academy - Phoenix Metro
Villa Montessori - Phoenix Campus
4535 North 28th St
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Villa Montessori Charter School District
Phoenix Advantage Charter School
3738 North 16th St
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Phoenix Advantage Charter School Inc. School District
Larry C Kennedy School
2702 East Osborn
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Creighton Elementary School District
Loma Linda Elementary School
2002 East Clarendon Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Creighton Elementary School District
Compass Center
3609 North 27th St
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Creighton Elementary School District
Madison #1 Elementary School
5525 North 16th St
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Madison Elementary School District
Madison Camelview Elementary
2002 East Campbell
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Madison Elementary School District
Mercury Online High School of Arizona
3738 North 16st St
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Ahwatukee Foothills Prep Early College High School Inc. School District
Camelback High School
4612 North 28th St
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Phoenix Union High School District
Phoenix Union Cyber High School
4612 North 28th St
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Phoenix Union High School District
St Thomas the Apostle School
4510 N 24th St
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Holy Trinity Academy
1973 E Maryland Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Parkway Childrens School
1751 E Maryland Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85016
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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