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ZIP Code 85024

Primary City:Phoenix, AZ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Desert View
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (2:33pm)
Area code: 602 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.69, -112.04
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85024

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85024. 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 85024. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85024, 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 85024 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85024 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 85024 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85024 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,898
Population Density 813 people per sq mi
Housing Units 10,131
Median Home Value $189,100
Land Area 28.18 sq mi
Water Area 0.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 9,452
Median Household Income $64,776

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 36


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57977511,548
5-97657201,485
10-147447391,483
15-197507371,487
20-247217921,513
25-299871,1092,096
30-341,0109211,931
35-399549671,921
40-449229861,908
45-499169521,868
50-547618521,613
55-596207191,339
60-64455544999
65-69260335595
70-74171232403
75-79124168292
80-8492146238
85 Plus58121179

Gender

 Male 11,107 49%
 Female 11,791 51%
Gender

Race

 White 19,856 86.7%
 Black Or African American 554 2.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 187 0.8%
 Asian 813 3.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 52 0.2%
 Other Race 704 3.1%
 Two Or More Races 732 3.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2492408500
25-341,1709222,092
35-441,6005852,185
45-541,7513942,145
55-641,2142461,460
65-7455864622
75-8427762339
85 Plus6940109

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,301 46%
 Single Guardian 1,553 16%
 Singles 2,675 28%
 Singles With Roommate 923 10%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,313 67%
 Households with Kids 3,139 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1164160324
2159145304
3157154311
4150143293
5156156312
6164158322
7140137277
8152131283
9153138291
10145137282
11152156308
12167149316
13126129255
14154168322
15149146295
16149164313
17159155314
18152147299
19141125266
20105123228

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85024 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85024 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 2000s. Looking at 85024 real estate data, the median home value of $189,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85024 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85024 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85024 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,875 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 23 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,898 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 833 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,721 27%
 Households Vacant 679 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 159 23%
 Rented & Unoccupied 18 3%
 For Sale Only 275 41%
 Sold & Unoccupied 26 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 42 6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 159 23%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 71 2%
 1 Bedroom 652 21%
 2 Bedroom 881 29%
 3+ Bedroom 1,478 48%
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 $64,776 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 85024 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. Most commuters in 85024 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 10,252 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,091 22%
 No Earnings 4,166 23%
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 10,252 55%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,091 22%
 No Earnings 4,166 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,733 90.8%
 Public transportation 125 1.0%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 64 0.5%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 99 0.8%
 Worked at Home 894 6.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 85024 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 303 4.0%
 High School Graduate 3,742 49.9%
 Associate's degree 781 10.4%
 Bachelor's degree 1,857 24.8%
 Master's degree 674 9.0%
 Professional school degree 90 1.2%
 Doctorate degree 54 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,915 83.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 406 8.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 362 7.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85024

ZIP Code 85024 is in the Paradise Valley Unified School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85024.

Boulder Creek Elementary School
22801 North 22nd St
Phoenix, AZ 85024
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paradise Valley Unified School District
Eagle Ridge Elementary School
19801 North 13th St
Phoenix, AZ 85024
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paradise Valley Unified School District
West-Mec - North Canyon High School
1700 East Union Hills Dr
Phoenix, AZ 85024
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West-Mec - Western Maricopa Education Center School District
North Canyon High School
1700 East Union Hills Dr
Phoenix, AZ 85024
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Paradise Valley Unified School District
Mountain Trail Middle School
2323 East Mountain Gate Pass
Phoenix, AZ 85024
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Paradise Valley Unified School District
Arizona Language Preparatory
751 E Union Hills Dr
Phoenix, AZ 85024
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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