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ZIP Code 85250

Primary City:Scottsdale, AZ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Indian Bend
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (1:45am)
Area code: 480 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.53, -111.90
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85250

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85250. 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 85250. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85250, 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:
Scottsdale, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85250 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85250 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 85250 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85250 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 15,906
Population Density 1,690 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,669
Median Home Value $250,200
Land Area 9.41 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,178
Median Household Income $59,358

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 47Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 50


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5260272532
5-9273251524
10-14336326662
15-19379353732
20-24387421808
25-296006791,279
30-345224791,001
35-395134961,009
40-44452464916
45-494835881,071
50-545586191,177
55-594986091,107
60-644426791,121
65-694165911,007
70-74364571935
75-79344505849
80-84268376644
85 Plus191341532

Gender

 Male 7,286 46%
 Female 8,620 54%
Gender

Race

 White 14,624 91.9%
 Black Or African American 208 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 87 0.5%
 Asian 316 2.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 19 0.1%
 Other Race 302 1.9%
 Two Or More Races 350 2.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2473165238
25-345946111,205
35-447323811,113
45-541,0523231,375
55-641,1742521,426
65-741,1621531,315
75-849741211,095
85 Plus34863411

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,764 34%
 Single Guardian 1,090 13%
 Singles 3,407 42%
 Singles With Roommate 917 11%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 6,894 84%
 Households with Kids 1,284 16%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
15847105
25452106
34864112
45453107
56646112
6445599
76152113
85258110
9504090
105973132
116460124
126663129
137767144
147063133
157668144
166372135
179671167
187572147
196970139
207565140

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85250 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85250 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1960s. Looking at 85250 real estate data, the median home value of $250,200 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85250 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85250 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85250 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 15,878 99.8%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 8 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 20 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,320 45%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,789 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,069 21%
 Households Vacant 1,491 15%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 248 17%
 Rented & Unoccupied 16 1%
 For Sale Only 248 17%
 Sold & Unoccupied 29 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 759 51%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 191 13%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 14 0.7%
 1 Bedroom 330 15.4%
 2 Bedroom 1,048 48.9%
 3+ Bedroom 750 35.0%
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 $59,358 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 85250 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 85250 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 85250 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 6,477 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,389 23%
 No Earnings 4,985 34%
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 6,477 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 3,389 23%
 No Earnings 4,985 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 7,737 85.5%
 Public transportation 86 1.0%
 Taxicab 70 0.8%
 Motorcycle 20 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 203 2.2%
 Worked at Home 929 10.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 85250 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 197 3%
 High School Graduate 2,143 36%
 Associate's degree 421 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,675 28%
 Master's degree 907 15%
 Professional school degree 383 7%
 Doctorate degree 154 3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,455 83.2%
 Enrolled in Private School 201 11.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 92 5.3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85250

ZIP Code 85250 is in the Scottsdale Unified School District. There are 5 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85250.

Pueblo Elementary School
6320 North 82nd St
Scottsdale, AZ 85250
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Scottsdale Unified School District
Mohave Middle School
8490 East Jackrabbit Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85250
Grade Level: Middle/Secondary
District: Scottsdale Unified School District
Saguaro High School
6250 North 82nd St
Scottsdale, AZ 85250
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Scottsdale Unified School District
Evit - Saguaro High School
6250 North 82nd St
Scottsdale, AZ 85250
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Valley Institute of Technology School District
St Maria Goretti Preschool
6261 N Granite Reef Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85250
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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