Paradise Valley, AZ 85253 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 85253: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Paradise Valley, AZ 85253

Acceptable Alternative
Paradise Vly, AZ 85253
Scottsdale, AZ 85253

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 547
  • Single Family Addresses: 6,226
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,389
  • County: Maricopa County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.546, Longitude -111.968
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: No

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Paradise Valley, AZ 85253 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 18,421
Daytime Population: Workers 11,367
Daytime Population: Residents 10,161
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 21,528
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.17
Population in Households 18,334
Population in Familes 15,562
Population in Group Qrtrs 87
Population Density2 1,027
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $141,789
Average Household Income $208,734
Per Capita Income $84,354


Total Housing Units 8,587 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,183 (72.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,247 (14.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,157 (13.5%)
Median Home Value $1,000,001
Average Home Value $990,668


Total Households 7,430
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 5,365
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 1.08% 1.34%
Households 1.01% 1.27%
Families 0.93% 1.23%
Median Household Income   0.54%
Per Capita Income   1.32%

Paradise Valley, AZ 85253 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 85253 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 # 159 59th
Population Density # 132 66th
Diversity Index # 327 15th
Median Household Income # 1 100th
Per Capita Income # 1 100th

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