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ZIP Code 85147

Post Office City:Sacaton, AZ (View All Cities)
County: Pinal County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (12:12pm)
Coordinates:33.08, -111.75
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85147

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 85147. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 85147 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:
Sacaton, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85147 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85147 is located in southern 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 85147 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely 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 85147 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,543
Population Density 64 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,193
Median Home Value $53,700
Land Area 71.31 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,125
Median Household Income $27,163

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 25Male Median Age: 25Female Median Age: 26

Under 5252234486
85 Plus81826


 Male 2,196 48%
 Female 2,347 52%


 White 83 1.8%
 Black Or African American 10 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 4,290 94.4%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.0%
 Other Race 20 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 138 3.0%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus7310

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 267 24%
 Single Guardian 642 57%
 Singles 170 15%
 Singles With Roommate 46 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 480 43%
 Households with Kids 645 57%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85147 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85147 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 85147 real estate data, the median home value of $53,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85147 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85147 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85147 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,321 95.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 92 2.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 48 1.1%
 Nursing Facilities 80 1.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 2 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 27 2%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 624 52%
 Renter Occupied Households 474 40%
 Households Vacant 68 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 15%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 36 53%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 25 6%
 2 Bedroom 172 40%
 3+ Bedroom 232 54%
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 $27,163 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 85147 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 85147 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. More commuters in 85147 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

For more information, see Sacaton, AZ household income.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 962 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 578 15%
 No Earnings 2,269 60%
Employment Status

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 962 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 578 15%
 No Earnings 2,269 60%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,012 82%
 Public transportation 16 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 180 15%
 Worked at Home 26 2%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 871 35%
 High School Graduate 1,451 58%
 Associate's degree 120 5%
 Bachelor's degree 78 3%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 739 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 84 9%
 Not Enrolled in School 147 15%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85147

ZIP Code 85147 is in the Sacaton Elementary School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85147.

Sacaton Elementary
92 Skill Center Rd
Sacaton, AZ 85147
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sacaton Elementary School District
Sacaton Middle School
92 Skill Center Rd
Sacaton, AZ 85147
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Sacaton Elementary School District

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