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ZIP Code 86043

Primary City:Second Mesa, AZ (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Navajo County
Timezone: America/Shiprock (4:20am)
Area code: 928 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:35.752, -110.461
ZIP (~300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 86043

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 86043. 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 86043. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 86043, 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:
Second Mesa, AZ
Mishongnovi, Shipolovi, Shongopovi, Toreva

Stats and Demographics for the 86043 ZIP Code

ZIP code 86043 is located in northeast 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 86043 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 young adults is large. 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 86043 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,798
Population Density 17 people per sq mi
Housing Units 570
Median Home Value $97,100
Land Area 104.50 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 454
Median Household Income $23,542

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 25Female Median Age: 28

Under 510193194
85 Plus81018


 Male 857 48%
 Female 941 52%


 White 22 1.2%
 Black Or African American 2 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,750 97.3%
 Asian 11 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 12 0.7%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus11011

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 149 33%
 Single Guardian 211 46%
 Singles 82 18%
 Singles With Roommate 12 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 186 41%
 Households with Kids 268 59%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 86043 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 86043 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 86043 real estate data, the median home value of $97,100 is slightly less 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 86043. Rentals in 86043 are most commonly studio apartments. The rent for studio apartments is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 86043 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,798 100%
 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 35 6%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 354 62%
 Renter Occupied Households 65 11%
 Households Vacant 116 20%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 3%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 1 1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 72 62%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 39 34%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 30 41%
 1 Bedroom 19 26%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 25 34%
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 $23,542 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 86043 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. A higher percentage of people in 86043 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 86043 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 278 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 272 23%
 No Earnings 614 53%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 278 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 272 23%
 No Earnings 614 53%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 318 62%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 38 7%
 Worked at Home 158 31%
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 area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 75 20%
 High School Graduate 256 69%
 Associate's degree 29 8%
 Bachelor's degree 10 3%
 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 454 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 73 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 86043

ZIP Code 86043 is in the Second Mesa Day School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 86043.

Second Mesa Day School
Hwy 264
Second Mesa, AZ 86043
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Second Mesa Day School District

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