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ZIP Code 85531

Primary City:Central, AZ (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Graham County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (10:07pm)
Area code: 928 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.87, -109.80
ZIP (~1300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85531

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85531. 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 85531. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85531, 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:
Central, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85531 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85531 is located in southeast 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 85531 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85531 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 623
Population Density 149 people per sq mi
Housing Units 204
Median Home Value $219,800
Land Area 4.18 sq mi
Water Area 0.13 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 185
Median Household Income $53,523

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 32Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus


 Male 318 51%
 Female 305 49%


 White 570 91.5%
 Black Or African American 3 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0.0%
 Asian 6 1.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 24 3.9%
 Two Or More Races 20 3.2%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 137 74%
 Single Guardian 16 9%
 Singles 28 15%
 Singles With Roommate 4 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 99 54%
 Households with Kids 86 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85531 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85531 were primarily built in the 2000s. Looking at 85531 real estate data, the median home value of $219,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 85531.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 623 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 85 42%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 75 37%
 Renter Occupied Households 25 12%
 Households Vacant 19 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 16%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 2 11%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 26%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 8 42%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $53,523 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 85531 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. 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, 85531 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 85531 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 93 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 66 25%
 No Earnings 104 40%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 93 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 66 25%
 No Earnings 104 40%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 115 100%
 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. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 33 24%
 High School Graduate 75 55%
 Associate's degree 8 6%
 Bachelor's degree 20 15%
 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 34 41%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 49 59%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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