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ZIP Code 85120

Primary City:Apache Junction, AZ (View All Cities)
County: Pinal County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (9:03pm)
Area code: 480 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.41, -111.58
ZIP (~5 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85120

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85120. 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 85120. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85120, 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:
Apache Junction, AZ
Acceptable:
Apache Jct

Stats and Demographics for the 85120 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85120 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 85120 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85120 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 28,168
Population Density 1,577 people per sq mi
Housing Units 17,473
Median Home Value $66,300
Land Area 17.87 sq mi
Water Area 0.02 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,546
Median Household Income $34,077

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 49Male Median Age: 48Female Median Age: 51


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 57196721,391
5-97267151,441
10-148157451,560
15-196897171,406
20-245885501,138
25-296726251,297
30-346386831,321
35-397417301,471
40-447787201,498
45-499378891,826
50-549288971,825
55-598371,0181,855
60-649941,1512,145
65-691,0801,2602,340
70-749431,0762,019
75-797858061,591
80-845525991,151
85 Plus349544893

Gender

 Male 13,771 49%
 Female 14,397 51%
Gender

Race

 White 25,193 89.4%
 Black Or African American 312 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 324 1.2%
 Asian 212 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.1%
 Other Race 1,479 5.3%
 Two Or More Races 629 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24111165276
25-346354641,099
35-441,0115381,549
45-541,4595982,057
55-641,9244032,327
65-742,4502632,713
75-841,6752131,888
85 Plus497140637

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,572 44%
 Single Guardian 1,896 15%
 Singles 4,146 33%
 Singles With Roommate 932 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 9,897 79%
 Households with Kids 2,649 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1146141287
2153141294
3143124267
4152148300
5120152272
6170131301
7142145287
8134127261
9160160320
10147147294
11159168327
12163137300
13178146324
14168147315
15136142278
16145142287
17135146281
18138154292
19135133268
20128106234

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85120 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85120 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 85120 real estate data, the median home value of $66,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85120 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85120 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85120 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 27,912 99.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 120 0.4%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 136 0.5%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,008 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4,754 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,784 16%
 Households Vacant 4,927 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 760 15.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 132 2.7%
 For Sale Only 433 8.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 79 1.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3,218 65.3%
 For Migrant Workers 2 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 303 6.1%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 122 4%
 1 Bedroom 613 22%
 2 Bedroom 972 36%
 3+ Bedroom 1,026 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 $34,077 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 85120 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. However, that is not the case in 85120. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5,324 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,171 19%
 No Earnings 12,189 56%
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 5,324 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 4,171 19%
 No Earnings 12,189 56%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,141 89.6%
 Public transportation 12 0.2%
 Taxicab 15 0.2%
 Motorcycle 92 1.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 440 5.5%
 Worked at Home 274 3.4%
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. Slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,696 18.8%
 High School Graduate 5,715 63.5%
 Associate's degree 771 8.6%
 Bachelor's degree 488 5.4%
 Master's degree 210 2.3%
 Professional school degree 64 0.7%
 Doctorate degree 63 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,597 76.6%
 Enrolled in Private School 238 5.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 863 18.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85120

ZIP Code 85120 is in the Excalibur Charter Schools Inc.. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85120.

Avalon Elementary
1045 South San Marcos
Apache Junction, AZ 85120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Excalibur Charter Schools Inc.
Excalibur Charter School
1045 South San Marcos
Apache Junction, AZ 85120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Excalibur Charter Schools Inc.
Apache Junction Distance Learning Program
1575 West Southern Ave
Apache Junction, AZ 85120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Apache Junction Unified School District
Evit - Apache Junction High School
2525 South Ironwood Dr
Apache Junction, AZ 85120
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Valley Institute of Technology School District
Bridges Early Childhood Ed
10257 E Apache Trl
Apache Junction, AZ 85120
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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