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ZIP Code 85028

Primary City:Phoenix, AZ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Paradise Valley|North Phoenix
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (2:37am)
Area code: 602 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.57, -112.00
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85028

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85028. 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 85028. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85028, 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 85028 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85028 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 85028 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single parents and a slightly higher than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85028 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 19,157
Population Density 1,911 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,705
Median Home Value $284,800
Land Area 10.02 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,143
Median Household Income $85,058

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 49


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5429385814
5-9471440911
10-146135311,144
15-196045381,142
20-24427377804
25-29380377757
30-34418443861
35-396205851,205
40-446876601,347
45-497578641,621
50-548429881,830
55-597728321,604
60-647538791,632
65-695537191,272
70-74376385761
75-79275330605
80-84182248430
85 Plus124293417

Gender

 Male 9,283 48%
 Female 9,874 52%
Gender

Race

 White 17,627 92.0%
 Black Or African American 242 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 124 0.6%
 Asian 402 2.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 16 0.1%
 Other Race 338 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 408 2.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2439101140
25-34350279629
35-449683401,308
45-541,6162981,914
55-641,7261801,906
65-741,1551151,270
75-84588100688
85 Plus19593288

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,349 53%
 Single Guardian 1,089 13%
 Singles 2,132 26%
 Singles With Roommate 573 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,066 74%
 Households with Kids 2,077 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
18789176
27663139
37189160
410677183
58663149
69774171
768102170
810294196
9118107225
10117104221
11106102208
12130108238
13134102236
14126115241
15144133277
16140108248
17127122249
18109104213
198471155
208579164

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85028 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85028 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 85028 real estate data, the median home value of $284,800 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85028 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85028 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85028 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 19,101 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 9 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 47 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,010 58%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,627 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,506 17%
 Households Vacant 562 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 104 18.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Sale Only 187 33.3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 20 3.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 135 24.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 114 20.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 468 33%
 2 Bedroom 346 24%
 3+ Bedroom 606 43%
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 $85,058 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 85028 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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 85028 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 6,837 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,291 26%
 No Earnings 5,532 33%
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 6,837 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,291 26%
 No Earnings 5,532 33%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 8,684 88.7%
 Public transportation 129 1.3%
 Taxicab 25 0.3%
 Motorcycle 40 0.4%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 138 1.4%
 Worked at Home 774 7.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 85028 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 138 2%
 High School Graduate 2,617 38%
 Associate's degree 571 8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,839 27%
 Master's degree 946 14%
 Professional school degree 555 8%
 Doctorate degree 163 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,877 70.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 652 24.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 151 5.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85028

ZIP Code 85028 is in the Basis Schools Inc School District. There are 11 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85028.

Basis Phoenix
11850 North 32nd St
Phoenix, AZ 85028
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Basis Schools Inc School District
Roadrunner School
3540 East Cholla
Phoenix, AZ 85028
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Paradise Valley Unified School District
Desert Cove Elementary School
11020 North 28th St
Phoenix, AZ 85028
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paradise Valley Unified School District
Mercury Mine Elementary School
9640 North 28th St
Phoenix, AZ 85028
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paradise Valley Unified School District
Cholla Complex
3602 East Cholla
Phoenix, AZ 85028
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Paradise Valley Unified School District
Accelerated Learning Center
4105 East Shea Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85028
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Accelerated Learning Center Inc. School District
West-Mec - Shadow Mountain High School
2902 East Shea Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85028
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: West-Mec - Western Maricopa Education Center School District
Shadow Mountain High School
2902 East Shea Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85028
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Paradise Valley Unified School District
Shea Middle School
2728 East Shea Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85028
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Paradise Valley Unified School District
Paradise Valley Christian Preparatory
11875 N 24th St
Phoenix, AZ 85028
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
Community Montessori School
3737 E Shea Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85028
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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