85008 Zip Code Profile

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Welcome to PHOENIX, AZ 85008

85008 is a densely populated, urban zip code in Phoenix, Arizona. Median household income here ($29,625) is significantly lower than US average ($56,604). The population is racially diverse, younger, and about evenly divided between singles and married couples. Housing prices here (average $152,600) are fairly typical for the Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale metro area.

The average family income here is $38,723/year. This is less than the national average of $70,000/year. However, the national average number is a little misleading because there are some very wealthy Americans earning $50 million a year or more. (Wouldn't that be nice!) This pushes the national average higher than in would be without those edge cases. The median household income in the US (median, meaning half of US households make more and half make less) is at about $50,000/year. Median family income in 85008 is $29,846.

An intersting fact about income: Men in 85008 earn an average of $23,114/year. Women earn only $19,795/year.

21,458 people in 85008 have jobs. This statistic includes anyone over the age of 16.

Are you thinking about moving to a neighborhood in 85008? You might be interested to know that the average commute time to work for people living here is not bad, only 24.9 minutes.

The median age here is 28. There are 29,146 men and 26,999 women. The median age for men is 28 while for women the median age is 27.

To give you a sense of the community, 17,944 people (out of the 56,145 people live here) have lived in their home at least 5 years. The Post Office delivers mail to 20,934 homes, and 965 businesses every day. 621 people ride bikes or walk to work on a fairly regular basis.

85008 Zip code is located in the Mountain time zone at 33 degrees latitude (Fun Fact: this is the same latitude as Tripoli, Libya!) and -112 degrees longitude. It has an average elevation of 1,163 feet above sea level.

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  • Demographics

  • Total Population: 56,145
  • White Population: 32,110
  • Black Population: 6,077
  • Hispanic Population: 33,865
  • Asian Population: 1,242
  • Hawaiian Population: 203
  • Indian Population: 2,775
  • Male Population: 29,146
  • Female Population: 26,999
  • Median Age: 28
  • Median Age of Males: 28
  • Median Age of Females: 27
  • Geography

  • Region: West
  • Division: Mountain
  • State: Arizona
  • CBSA Type: Metropolitan
  • CBSA Name: Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale AZ
  • County: Maricopa
  • City: Phoenix
  • Longitude: -112.0
  • Latitude: 33.5
  • Elevation: 1,164 feet above sea level
  • Area code: 602/623
  • Marital Status

  • Average Age

  • The Commute to Work

  • Total commuters: 21,008
  • Drive alone: 13,373
  • Carpool: 5,076
  • Public transit: 1,341
  • Ride bikes or walk: 621

  • Average commute time: 24.9 minutes.
  •    0 - 5: 352
  •    5 - 9: 1,598
  •    10 - 14: 3,560
  •    15 - 19: 4,010
  •    20 - 24: 3,410
  •    25 - 29: 1,144
  •    30 - 34: 3,372
  •    35 - 39: 333
  •    40 - 44: 403
  •    45 - 59: 1,206
  •    60 - 89: 1,059
  •    90 plus: 561
  • The Economics

  • Average House Value: $152,600
  • Average Annual Household Income: $32,412
  • Businesses: 716
  • Employees: 20,426
  • Annual Payroll: $976,127,000
  • Average Family Income: $38,723
  • Median Family Income: $29,625
  • Average Income for Men: $23,114
  • Average Income for Women: $19,795
  • Other Stuff

  • County FIPS Code: 013
  • State FIPS Code: 04

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Schools in 85008 Zip Code

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Primary Schools
Academy Of Excellence
425 N. 36th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85008
(602) 389-4271
Balsz School
4309 E Belleview St.
Phoenix, AZ 85008
(602) 629-6500
Brunson Lee Elementary School
1350 N. 48th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85008
(602) 629-6900
Creighton Elementary School
2802 E. Mcdowell Roaad
Phoenix, AZ 85008
(602) 381-6060
David Crockett School
501 N 36th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85008
(602) 629-6600
Gateway School
1100 N 35th St
Phoenix, AZ 85008
(602) 552-1000
Griffith Elementary School
4505 E Palm Lane
Phoenix, AZ 85008
(602) 629-6700
Orangedale Elementary School
5048 E. Oak St
Phoenix, AZ 85008
(602) 629-6800
Papago School
2013 North 36th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85008
(602) 381-6100
Wilson Primary School
415 N 30th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85008
(602) 683-2500
Middle Schools
Wilson Elementary School
2929 E Fillmore St
Phoenix, AZ 85008
(602) 683-2400
High Schools
Vicki A. Romero High School
3005 East Fillmore Street
Phoenix, AZ 85008
(602) 850-2600
Other Schools
Pinnacle Education Inc. Day Star Academy
2030 N. 36th Street
Phoenix, AZ 85008
(602) 275-3852
Sonoran Science Academy
4837 E. Mcdowell Road
Phoenix, AZ 85008
(602) 244-9855
Starshine Academy
2801 N. 31st Street
Phoenix, AZ 85008
(602) 957-9557

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In the 85008 zip code, the registered sex offenders can be found at http://www.azsexoffender.org/. Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

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