85205 Zip Code Profile

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Welcome to MESA, AZ 85205

85205 is a urban zip code in Mesa, Arizona. The population is primarily white, older, and mostly married couples. Housing prices here (average $152,100) are fairly typical for the Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale metro area.

The average family income here is $61,658/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 85205 is $50,754.

An intersting fact about income: Men in 85205 earn an average of $41,596/year. Women earn only $23,716/year.

15,944 people in 85205 have jobs. This statistic includes anyone over the age of 16.

Are you thinking about moving to a neighborhood in 85205? You might be interested to know that the average commute time to work for people living here is not bad, only 27.5 minutes.

The median age here is 48. There are 18,763 men and 21,095 women. The median age for men is 45 while for women the median age is 50.

To give you a sense of the community, 19,080 people (out of the 39,858 people live here) have lived in their home at least 5 years. The Post Office delivers mail to 18,747 homes, and 721 businesses every day. 385 people ride bikes or walk to work on a fairly regular basis.

85205 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 1,401 feet above sea levell.

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  • Demographics

  • Total Population: 39,858
  • White Population: 35,739
  • Black Population: 1,231
  • Hispanic Population: 5,273
  • Asian Population: 794
  • Hawaiian Population: 166
  • Indian Population: 727
  • Male Population: 18,763
  • Female Population: 21,095
  • Median Age: 48
  • Median Age of Males: 45
  • Median Age of Females: 50
  • Geography

  • Region: West
  • Division: Mountain
  • State: Arizona
  • CBSA Type: Metropolitan
  • CBSA Name: Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale AZ
  • County: Maricopa
  • City: Mesa
  • Longitude: -111.7
  • Latitude: 33.4
  • Elevation: 1,402 feet above sea levele
  • Area code: 480
  • Marital Status

  • Average Age

  • The Commute to Work

  • Total commuters: 15,249
  • Drive alone: 12,431
  • Carpool: 2,144
  • Public transit: 108
  • Ride bikes or walk: 385

  • Average commute time: 27.5 minutes.
  •    0 - 5: 361
  •    5 - 9: 1,801
  •    10 - 14: 1,919
  •    15 - 19: 1,755
  •    20 - 24: 1,736
  •    25 - 29: 827
  •    30 - 34: 2,542
  •    35 - 39: 734
  •    40 - 44: 791
  •    45 - 59: 1,747
  •    60 - 89: 705
  •    90 plus: 331
  • The Economics

  • Average House Value: $152,100
  • Average Annual Household Income: $47,741
  • Businesses: 688
  • Employees: 9,368
  • Annual Payroll: $481,200,000
  • Average Family Income: $61,658
  • Median Family Income: $40,259
  • Average Income for Men: $41,596
  • Average Income for Women: $23,716
  • Other Stuff

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

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Schools in 85205 Zip Code

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Primary Schools
Bush Elementary
4925 E Ingram
Mesa, AZ 85205
(480) 472-8541
Entz Elementary School
4132 E Adobe
Mesa, AZ 85205
(480) 472-7300
Mendoza Elementary School
5831 East Mclellan Road
Mesa, AZ 85205
(480) 472-2000
O'connor Elementary School
4840 E Adobe Road
Mesa, AZ 85205
(480) 472-7850
Self Development Charter School
1709 N Greenfield
Mesa, AZ 85205
(480) 641-2640
Middle Schools
Fremont Junior High School
1001 N Power Road
Mesa, AZ 85205
(480) 472-8300
Shepherd Junior High School
1407 North Alta Mesa Dr
Mesa, AZ 85205
(480) 472-1800
High Schools
Franklin High School
5646 E. Main Street
Mesa, AZ 85205
(480) 985-6112
Sonoran Desert School
4448 E. Main St.
Mesa, AZ 85205
(480) 396-5463

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Sex Offender Information

For most citizens, the easiest method to obtain accurate and timely sex offender information for their local area is to visit their state sex offender registry website. States are required to provide this information for free. You do not need to pay for this information.

In the 85205 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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