Scottsdale, AZ 85254 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 85254: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,436
  • Single Family Addresses: 14,407
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 5,239
  • County: Maricopa County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.616, Longitude -111.955
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: No

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Scottsdale, AZ 85254 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 48,362
Population in Households 47,731
Population in Familes 38,939
Population in Group Qrtrs 631
Population Density1 3,608
Diversity Index2 34


Total Households 19,503
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 13,203
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 21,144 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,717 (64.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,786 (27.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,641 ( 7.8%)
Median Home Value $401,802
Average Home Value $466,891


Median Household Income $88,844
Average Household Income $117,655
Per Capita Income $47,895
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.7% 1.0%
Households 0.68% 1.0%
Families 0.5% 0.88%
Median Household Income   1.07%
Per Capita Income   1.78%
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.

Scottsdale, AZ 85254 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 85254 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 # 30 92nd
Population Density1 # 71 82nd
Diversity Index2 # 305 21st
Median Household Income # 20 95th
Per Capita Income # 19 95th

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