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ZIP Code 85371

Post Office City:Poston, AZ (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: La Paz County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (1:29pm)
Area code: 928 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.8, -114.1
ZIP (~38 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85371

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 85371. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 85371 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:
Poston, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85371 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85371 is located in western 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 85371 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 middle aged adults is small. 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 85371 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 419
Population Density 2 people per sq mi
Housing Units 146
Median Home Value $32,200
Land Area 177.27 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 130
Median Household Income $23,317

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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

Under 5322658
85 Plus123


 Male 231 55%
 Female 188 45%


 White 38 9.1%
 Black Or African American 2 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 174 41.5%
 Asian 3 0.7%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 161 38.4%
 Two Or More Races 41 9.8%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus213

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 43 33%
 Single Guardian 49 38%
 Singles 28 22%
 Singles With Roommate 10 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 64 49%
 Households with Kids 66 51%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85371 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 85371 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 85371 real estate data, the median home value of $32,200 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85371 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85371 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85371 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 418 99.8%
 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 1 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3 2%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 61 42%
 Renter Occupied Households 66 45%
 Households Vacant 16 11%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 19%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 3 19%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 63%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 4%
 2 Bedroom 80 56%
 3+ Bedroom 56 39%
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 $23,317 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 85371 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. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 85371 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 85371 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 165 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 65 16%
 No Earnings 169 42%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 165 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 65 16%
 No Earnings 169 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 178 100%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 0 0%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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.

For more information, see Poston, AZ education levels.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 187 56%
 High School Graduate 141 42%
 Associate's degree 4 1%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 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 84 76%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 26 24%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85371

ZIP Code 85371 is in the Parker Unified School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85371.

Le Pera Elementary School
19121 Tahbo Road
Poston, AZ 85371
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Parker Unified School District

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