Scottsdale, AZ 85250 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 85250: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Scottsdale, AZ 85250

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 480
  • Single Family Addresses: 7,040
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,312
  • County: Maricopa County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.523, Longitude -111.907
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: No

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Scottsdale, AZ 85250 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 16,980
Daytime Population: Workers 8,206
Daytime Population: Residents 7,812
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 16,018
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 16,947
Population in Familes 10,658
Population in Group Qrtrs 33
Population Density2 3,783
Diversity Index3 31


Median Household Income $61,461
Average Household Income $84,659
Per Capita Income $43,479


Total Housing Units 10,057 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,153 (61.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,555 (25.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,349 (13.4%)
Median Home Value $299,095
Average Home Value $350,244


Total Households 8,708
Average Household Size 1.95
Family Households 4,009
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.17% 1.45%
Households 1.19% 1.47%
Families 0.83% 1.21%
Median Household Income   2.29%
Per Capita Income   2.58%

Scottsdale, AZ 85250 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 85250 to the other 383 ZIP Codes in Arizona by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 165 57th
Population Density # 64 84th
Diversity Index # 315 18th
Median Household Income # 73 81st
Per Capita Income # 30 92nd

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