Zip Code 85224 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameChandler
Zip Code StateArizona
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Maricopa
Area Code480
Current Population:42796
Racial Majority: 59.82%
Public School Racial Majority:White 47.6%
Unemployment Rate:3.4%
Median Household Income$72406
Average Adjusted Gross Income$60470
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.8 Minutes
Current Time:
MST
Time Zone:Mountain Standard Time
Elevation Range1191 - 1227 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.32387161, -111.88462067

Zip Code 85224 Description

Zip Code 85224 is located in the state of Arizona in the Phoenix metro area. Zip code 85224 is primarily located in Maricopa County. The official US Postal Service name for 85224 is CHANDLER, Arizona. Portions of zip code 85224 are contained within or border the city limits of Chandler, AZ, Mesa, AZ, and Tempe, AZ. The area code for zip code 85224 is 480. 85224 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Arizona.

The current unemployment level in 85224 is 3.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 85224 decreased to 42796 from 43544 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 85224 is while the majority ethnicity attending 85224 public schools is White. 43.6% of students in 85224 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 26684 59.82% 27570 -3%
 Black Or African American 2118 4.75% 1925 +10%
 Hispanic 9699 21.74% 8661 +12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 806 1.81% 614 +31%
 Asian 3178 7.12% 2806 +13%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 35 0.08% 43 -19%
 Other Race 73 0.24% 73 +47%
 Two Or More Races 1104 4.44% 1104 +79%

Zip Code 85224 Race/Ethnicity

 White 47.6%
 Black Or African American 6.8%
 Hispanic 32.3%
 Asian 8.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2.5%
 Two or More Races 2.6%

Zip Code 85224 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4279643544
Male Population49.10%
Female Population50.90%
Total Households17436
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
43.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
81.8%
Median Household Income$72406
Income Under $50K Per Year29.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year29.30%
116th US Congressional DistrictArizona 9
RepresentativeGreg Stanton
PartyD
116 US Congressional DistrictArizona 5
RepresentativeMo Brooks
PartyR
Average Real Estate Asking Price$132483
Average Real Estate Sale Price$126927
Current Unemployment Level 3.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9a: 20F to 25F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBWh - Hot Desert Climate
Ecoregion
Average First Frost DatesDecember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 11 - 20

Zip Code 85224 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)39424651596876756856443855
Avg Max Temp (°F)67717685931031051039988756786
Avg Precip (In.).94.961.14.29.19.09.871.13.83.8.75.978.97
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ
CBSA Type85224
CBSA Population4441244
Time ZoneMountain Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Phoenix
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours