Gold Canyon, AZ 85118 ZIP Code Profile


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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Gold Canyon, AZ 85118

Acceptable Alternative
Apache Jct, AZ 85118
Apache Junction, AZ 85118
Queen Valley, AZ 85118
Superstition Mountain, AZ 85118
Superstition Mtn, AZ 85118
Suprstitn Mtn, AZ 85118

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 134
  • Single Family Addresses: 5,794
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,292
  • County: Pinal County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.36, Longitude -111.441
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: No

Gold Canyon, AZ 85118 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 85118 to the other 345 ZIP Codes in Arizona by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 187 46th
Population Density1 # 231 33rd
Diversity Index2 # 313 9th
Median Household Income # 63 82nd
Per Capita Income # 29 92nd

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Gold Canyon, AZ 85118 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 12,042
Population in Households 12,042
Population in Familes 9,906
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 39
Diversity Index2 22


Total Households 5,718
Average Household Size 2.11
Family Households 4,096
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 7,616 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,932 (64.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 786 (10.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,898 (24.9%)
Median Home Value $189,253
Average Home Value $231,285


Median Household Income $62,018
Average Household Income $80,621
Per Capita Income $38,282
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.78% 0.5%
Households 0.82% 0.38%
Families 0.63% 0.29%
Median Household Income   4.27%
Per Capita Income   2.38%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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