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ZIP Code 85356

Post Office City:Wellton, AZ (View All Cities)
County: Yuma County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (6:00am)
Coordinates:33.1, -114.1
ZIP (~44 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85356

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 85356. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 85356 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:
Wellton, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85356 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85356 is located in southwest Arizona and covers a slightly higher 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 85356 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 families and a small number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85356 ZIP code is small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 4,539
Population Density 27 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,967
Median Home Value $70,800
Land Area 165.30 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,861
Median Household Income $42,261

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 52Male Median Age: 52Female Median Age: 51


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 593122215
5-9119106225
10-14139129268
15-19143142285
20-2410894202
25-2910693199
30-349474168
35-396894162
40-4494107201
45-49129137266
50-54133140273
55-59133144277
60-64175230405
65-69233247480
70-74227186413
75-79167122289
80-847870148
85 Plus392463

Gender

 Male 2,278 50%
 Female 2,261 50%
Gender

Race

 White 3,605 79.4%
 Black Or African American 51 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 32 0.7%
 Asian 14 0.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 4 0.1%
 Other Race 682 15.0%
 Two Or More Races 151 3.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24162945
25-347480154
35-4412149170
45-5421364277
55-6429165356
65-7446344507
75-8427131302
85 Plus45550

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,148 62%
 Single Guardian 206 11%
 Singles 406 22%
 Singles With Roommate 101 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,427 77%
 Households with Kids 434 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1142539
292130
3252348
4292857
5262147
6222648
7252146
8202141
9261743
10262753
11222850
12242852
13282553
14392160
15292453
16373976
17222951
18303565
19251540
20291443

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85356 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85356 were primarily built in the 2000s or the 1990s. Looking at 85356 real estate data, the median home value of $70,800 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85356 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85356 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85356 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 4,536 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 633 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 861 29%
 Renter Occupied Households 367 12%
 Households Vacant 1,106 37%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 41 4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 10 1%
 For Sale Only 82 7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 14 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 875 79%
 For Migrant Workers 11 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 73 7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 8 2%
 1 Bedroom 69 20%
 2 Bedroom 65 19%
 3+ Bedroom 203 59%
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 $42,261 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 85356 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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 85356 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 908 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 727 19%
 No Earnings 2,259 58%
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 908 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 727 19%
 No Earnings 2,259 58%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,038 88%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 84 7%
 Worked at Home 61 5%
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 737 20.7%
 High School Graduate 2,178 61.0%
 Associate's degree 257 7.2%
 Bachelor's degree 222 6.2%
 Master's degree 143 4.0%
 Professional school degree 10 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 21 0.6%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 848 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 67 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 41 4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85356

ZIP Code 85356 is in the following school districts: Wellton Elementary School District and Antelope Union High School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85356.

Wellton Elementary School
29126 San Jose Ave
Wellton, AZ 85356
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wellton Elementary School District
Antelope Union High School
9168 South Ave 36 East
Wellton, AZ 85356
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Antelope Union High School District

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