Zip Code 85253 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameParadise Valley
Zip Code StateArizona
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Maricopa
Area Code480
Current Population:17047
Racial Majority: 87.31%
Public School Racial Majority:White 81.8%
Unemployment Rate:7.1%
Median Household Income$157478
Average Adjusted Gross Income$594210
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time21.1 Minutes
Current Time:
MST
Time Zone:Mountain Standard Time
Elevation Range1293 - 1706 ft.
Area18 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.54550171, -111.96859741

Zip Code 85253 Description

Zip Code 85253 is located in the state of Arizona in the Phoenix metro area. Zip code 85253 is primarily located in Maricopa County. The official US Postal Service name for 85253 is PARADISE VALLEY, Arizona. Portions of zip code 85253 are contained within or border the city limits of Paradise Valley, AZ, Phoenix, AZ, and Scottsdale, AZ. Zip code 85253 is within area code 480 and area code 602. 85253 can be classified socioeconically as a Upper Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Arizona.

The current unemployment level in 85253 is 7.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 85253 decreased to 17047 from 17560 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 85253 is while the majority ethnicity attending 85253 public schools is White. 8.3% of students in 85253 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 14988 87.31% 15138 -1%
 Black Or African American 168 0.98% 177 -5%
 Hispanic 1278 7.44% 744 +72%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 32 -100%
 Asian 502 2.92% 681 -26%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 10 -100%
 Other Race 26 0.12% 26 -23%
 Two Or More Races 239 1.22% 239 -12%

Zip Code 85253 Race/Ethnicity

 White 81.8%
 Black Or African American 3%
 Hispanic 7.6%
 Asian 5.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 1.5%

Zip Code 85253 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1704717560
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households6935
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
8.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
80.0%
Median Household Income$157478
Income Under $50K Per Year15.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year18.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year65.90%
85253 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Arizona District 6David SchweikertRepublican
Arizona District 9Greg StantonDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Arizona Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$1951587
Average Real Estate Sale Price$1114085
Current Unemployment Level 7.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBWh - Hot Desert Climate
Ecoregion
Average First Frost DatesDecember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 11 - 20

Zip Code 85253 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)39424651606876766957453956
Avg Max Temp (°F)66717583921021041039887746685
Avg Precip (In.)1.091.181.3.3.22.08.81.07.77.74.871.059.48
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ
CBSA Type85253
CBSA Population4441244
Time ZoneMountain Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Phoenix
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours