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ZIP Code 86512

Primary City:Sanders, AZ (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Apache County
Timezone: America/Shiprock (3:32am)
Area code: 928 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:34.9, -109.4
ZIP (~28 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 86512

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 86512. 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 86512. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 86512, 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:
Sanders, AZ
Unacceptable:
Burnt Water

Stats and Demographics for the 86512 ZIP Code

ZIP code 86512 is located in east Arizona and covers an extremely large 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 86512 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 large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 86512 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,439
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 953
Median Home Value $81,700
Land Area 576.13 sq mi
Water Area 0.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 748
Median Household Income $25,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 32


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 597126223
5-9104114218
10-14124115239
15-19131119250
20-249280172
25-297168139
30-345363116
35-396476140
40-445468122
45-498690176
50-546783150
55-597281153
60-645167118
65-69383472
70-74303969
75-79171936
80-8481725
85 Plus51621

Gender

 Male 1,164 48%
 Female 1,275 52%
Gender

Race

 White 236 9.7%
 Black Or African American 7 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2,116 86.8%
 Asian 4 0.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 12 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 63 2.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2471320
25-34334376
35-448146127
45-5414935184
55-6413846184
65-74861298
75-8444145
85 Plus14014

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 297 40%
 Single Guardian 246 33%
 Singles 187 25%
 Singles With Roommate 18 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 401 54%
 Households with Kids 347 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1192847
2272148
3202646
4122537
5141933
6292554
7202040
8292251
9122840
10242347
11232750
12182543
13252348
14341751
15241842
16292049
17303161
18213455
19271643
20231134

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 86512 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 86512 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 86512 real estate data, the median home value of $81,700 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 86512. Rentals in 86512 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 86512 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,439 100%
 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 44 5%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 508 53%
 Renter Occupied Households 196 21%
 Households Vacant 205 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 14 6.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Sale Only 1 0.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 1.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 76 37.1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 112 54.6%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 29 21%
 3+ Bedroom 106 79%
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 $25,000 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 86512 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 86512. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 482 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 308 16%
 No Earnings 1,125 59%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 482 25%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 308 16%
 No Earnings 1,125 59%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 503 88%
 Public transportation 8 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 10 2%
 Worked at Home 50 9%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 233 36%
 High School Graduate 374 58%
 Associate's degree 9 1%
 Bachelor's degree 7 1%
 Master's degree 17 3%
 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 771 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 94 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 86512

ZIP Code 86512 is in the Sanders Unified School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 86512.

Sanders Elementary School
I40 and Hwy 191 South
Sanders, AZ 86512
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sanders Unified School District
Sanders Middle School
Apache 7160
Sanders, AZ 86512
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Sanders Unified School District
Native - Sanders Valley High School
I40 and Us 191
Sanders, AZ 86512
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Northeast Arizona Technological Institute of Vocational Educ School District
Valley High School
I 40 @ Us 191
Sanders, AZ 86512
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sanders Unified School District

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