Apache Junction, AZ 85120 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Apache Junction, AZ 85120

Acceptable Alternative
Apache Jct, AZ 85120

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 630
  • Single Family Addresses: 11,606
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 3,464
  • County: Pinal County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.412, Longitude -111.59
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: No

ZIP Code 85120 has segments in 2 Counties (Maricopa, Pinal).

Apache Junction, AZ 85120 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 85120 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 # 98 72nd
Population Density1 # 105 70th
Diversity Index2 # 240 31st
Median Household Income # 236 32nd
Per Capita Income # 197 43rd

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Apache Junction, AZ 85120 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 31,117
Population in Households 30,846
Population in Familes 23,011
Population in Group Qrtrs 271
Population Density1 1,965
Diversity Index2 42


Total Households 13,856
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 8,230
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 20,030 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,424 (52.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,432 (17.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,174 (30.8%)
Median Home Value $98,423
Average Home Value $177,180


Median Household Income $37,296
Average Household Income $45,530
Per Capita Income $20,423
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.88% 0.66%
Households 0.92% 0.62%
Families 0.66% 0.48%
Median Household Income   2.12%
Per Capita Income   2.0%
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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