ZIP Code 85256 - Scottsdale Map and Data

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Official Zip Code NameScottsdale
Zip Code StateArizona
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Maricopa
Area Code480
Current Population:4974
Racial Majority:Hispanic 0%
Public School Racial Majority:Native American 89.1%
Unemployment Rate:3.5%
Median Household Income$32481
Average Adjusted Gross Income$42460
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time16.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Mountain Standard Time
Elevation Range1204 - 1696 ft.
Area73 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.52080200, -111.79956400

Zip Code 85256 Profile

ZIP Code 85256 is located in the state of Arizona in the Phoenix metro area. ZIP code 85256 is primarily located in Maricopa County. The official US Postal Service name for 85256 is SCOTTSDALE, Arizona. Portions of ZIP code 85256 are contained within or border the city limits of Mesa, AZ, Scottsdale, AZ, and Fountain Hills, AZ. The area code for ZIP code 85256 is 480. 85256 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Arizona.

The current unemployment level in 85256 is 3.5% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 85256 increased to 4974 from 4877 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 85256 is Hispanic while the majority ethnicity attending 85256 public schools is Native American. 46.8% of students in 85256 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 641 13% 571 +12%
 Black Or African American 16 0.32% 11 +45%
 Hispanic 785 15.92% 776 +1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3234 65.57% 3478 -7%
 Asian 110 2.23% 7 +1471%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 126 2.96% 126 +16%

Zip Code 85256 Race/Ethnicity

 White 0%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 10.2%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 89.1%
 Two or More Races 0.4%

Zip Code 85256 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population49744877
Male Population47.60%
Female Population52.40%
Total Households1539
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$32481
Income Under $50K Per Year68.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year25.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.20%
85256 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Arizona District 6David SchweikertRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$656171
Average Real Estate Sale Price$507842
Current Unemployment Level 3.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 9b: 25F to 30F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBWh - Hot Desert Climate
Average First Frost DatesDecember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesFebruary 21 - 28

Zip Code 85256 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)39424651596775756857443955
Avg Max Temp (°F)67717684931021051039888756786
Avg Precip (In.).991.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ
CBSA Type85256
CBSA Population4441244
Time ZoneMountain Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Phoenix
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-7 Hours
Scottsdale Ranch
Mesa Grande