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ZIP Code 85377

Post Office City:Carefree, AZ (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (8:41pm)
Coordinates:33.824, -111.921
ZIP (~500 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85377

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Primary/preferred city:
Carefree, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85377 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85377 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 85377 are primarily white. The number of seniors is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85377 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

For more information, see Carefree, AZ population.

Population 3,051
Population Density 361 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,017
Median Home Value $672,300
Land Area 8.46 sq mi
Water Area 0.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,500
Median Household Income $70,625

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 60Male Median Age: 60Female Median Age: 59

Under 5212445
85 Plus4867115


 Male 1,486 49%
 Female 1,565 51%


 White 2,901 95.1%
 Black Or African American 16 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 0.3%
 Asian 56 1.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 24 0.8%
 Two Or More Races 45 1.5%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus59564

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 906 60%
 Single Guardian 84 6%
 Singles 443 30%
 Singles With Roommate 67 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,312 87%
 Households with Kids 188 13%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85377 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 85377 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 85377 real estate data, the median home value of $672,300 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 85377. Rentals in 85377 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85377 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,004 98.5%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 40 1.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 7 0.2%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 836 41%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 451 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 213 11%
 Households Vacant 517 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 39 7.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.4%
 For Sale Only 73 14.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 2.5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 351 67.9%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 39 7.5%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 44 18%
 2 Bedroom 195 82%
 3+ Bedroom 0 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 $70,625 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 85377 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 85377 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. Most commuters in 85377 can expect to fall in that range. Having to travel to work for over 45 minutes isn't uncommon for people who live here.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 783 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 471 16%
 No Earnings 1,679 57%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 783 27%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 471 16%
 No Earnings 1,679 57%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 938 83%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 125 11%
 Worked at Home 68 6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 85377 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 16 0.6%
 High School Graduate 891 31.5%
 Associate's degree 119 4.2%
 Bachelor's degree 992 35.1%
 Master's degree 538 19.0%
 Professional school degree 91 3.2%
 Doctorate degree 179 6.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 74 69%
 Enrolled in Private School 24 22%
 Not Enrolled in School 10 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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