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ZIP Code 85034

Post Office City:Phoenix, AZ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Central City|South Phoenix
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (10:23am)
Area code: 602 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.43, -112.01
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85034

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 85034. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 85034 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Phoenix, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85034 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85034 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 85034 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 large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85034 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 5,582
Population Density 489 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,062
Median Home Value $123,000
Land Area 11.42 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,629
Median Household Income $19,509

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 30


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5265264529
5-9263234497
10-14219239458
15-19224186410
20-24177197374
25-29209164373
30-34208192400
35-39206179385
40-44246172418
45-49222167389
50-54255140395
55-59182123305
60-6413694230
65-699058148
70-74395291
75-79374683
80-84122739
85 Plus243458

Gender

 Male 3,014 54%
 Female 2,568 46%
Gender

Race

 White 2,850 51.1%
 Black Or African American 636 11.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 202 3.6%
 Asian 59 1.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.1%
 Other Race 1,627 29.1%
 Two Or More Races 205 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2497079
25-3449262311
35-4479249328
45-5493230323
55-64100185285
65-7450121171
75-84355287
85 Plus271845

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 443 27%
 Single Guardian 571 35%
 Singles 498 31%
 Singles With Roommate 117 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 926 57%
 Households with Kids 703 43%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1404989
26652118
35153104
45066116
55749106
6415798
7524799
8493786
96444108
10455297
11394584
12404080
134555100
14504797
15492473
16463682
17495099
18443579
19364177
20504999

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85034 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 85034 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1950s. Looking at 85034 real estate data, the median home value of $123,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85034 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85034 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 $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85034 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,914 88%
 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 668 12%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 253 12%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 189 9%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,187 58%
 Households Vacant 433 21%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 228 53%
 Rented & Unoccupied 7 2%
 For Sale Only 40 9%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 16 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 129 30%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 60 5%
 1 Bedroom 425 38%
 2 Bedroom 377 34%
 3+ Bedroom 254 23%
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 $19,509 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 85034 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. Residents in ZIP code 85034 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 85034 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 85034 can expect to fall in that range. 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 647 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 788 26%
 No Earnings 1,644 53%
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 647 21%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 788 26%
 No Earnings 1,644 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 899 75%
 Public transportation 110 9%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 130 11%
 Worked at Home 53 4%
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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

For more information, see Phoenix, AZ education levels.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,102 45.7%
 High School Graduate 917 38.0%
 Associate's degree 89 3.7%
 Bachelor's degree 227 9.4%
 Master's degree 72 3.0%
 Professional school degree 6 0.2%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 853 87%
 Enrolled in Private School 23 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 104 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85034

ZIP Code 85034 is in the following school districts: Teleos Preparatory Academy, Phoenix Elementary School District, and Maricopa County Community College District Dba Gateway Early School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85034.

Great Hearts Academies - Teleos Prep
1401 E. Jefferson
Phoenix, AZ 85034
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Teleos Preparatory Academy
Silvestre S Herrera School
1350 S. 11th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85034
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Phoenix Elementary School District
Augustus H. Shaw Montessori
2301 North 13th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85034
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Phoenix Elementary School District
Gateway Early College High School
108 North 40th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85034
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Maricopa County Community College District Dba Gateway Early School District

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