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ZIP Code 85601

Post Office City:Arivaca, AZ (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Pima County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (11:36pm)
Area code: 520 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:31.577, -111.331
ZIP (~300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85601

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 85601. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 85601 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:
Arivaca, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85601 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85601 is located in southern 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 85601 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 large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85601 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 698
Population Density 6 people per sq mi
Housing Units 496
Median Home Value $117,500
Land Area 120.42 sq mi
Water Area 0.15 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 359
Median Household Income $32,607

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 57Male Median Age: 57Female Median Age: 58

Under 515823
85 Plus51217


 Male 356 51%
 Female 342 49%


 White 639 91.5%
 Black Or African American 4 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 9 1.3%
 Asian 4 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.3%
 Other Race 19 2.7%
 Two Or More Races 21 3.0%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus9211

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 154 43%
 Single Guardian 41 11%
 Singles 147 41%
 Singles With Roommate 17 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 319 89%
 Households with Kids 40 11%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85601 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85601 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 85601 real estate data, the median home value of $117,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 85601 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 85601 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85601 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Arivaca, AZ house prices.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 691 99%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 7 1%
 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 101 20%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 181 36%
 Renter Occupied Households 77 16%
 Households Vacant 137 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 9.5%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.7%
 For Sale Only 13 9.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 6.6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 24.8%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 67 48.9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 32 41%
 3+ Bedroom 46 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 $32,607 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 85601 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, 85601 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. In 85601 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 51 8%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 75 12%
 No Earnings 475 79%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 51 8%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 75 12%
 No Earnings 475 79%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 95 100%
 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 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 49 9%
 High School Graduate 315 55%
 Associate's degree 29 5%
 Bachelor's degree 121 21%
 Master's degree 59 10%
 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 8 32%
 Enrolled in Private School 17 68%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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