Sun City, AZ 85373 ZIP Code Profile

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Preferred City Name & Primary Data

Preferred Name, USPS
Sun City, AZ 85373

Primary Data:

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 113
  • Single Family Addresses: 6,974
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,147
  • County: Maricopa County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.783, Longitude -112.365
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: No

Sun City, AZ 85373 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 85373 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 # 155 55th
Population Density1 # 107 69th
Diversity Index2 # 304 12th
Median Household Income # 151 57th
Per Capita Income # 93 73rd

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Sun City, AZ 85373 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 18,693
Population in Households 18,400
Population in Familes 13,872
Population in Group Qrtrs 293
Population Density1 1,806
Diversity Index2 26


Total Households 9,177
Average Household Size 2.01
Family Households 5,447
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 11,087 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,639 (68.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,538 (13.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,910 (17.2%)
Median Home Value $160,482
Average Home Value $202,782


Median Household Income $43,726
Average Household Income $55,643
Per Capita Income $27,585
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.18% 1.34%
Households 0.62% 1.0%
Families 0.61% 1.01%
Median Household Income   3.44%
Per Capita Income   2.74%
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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