Peridot, AZ 85542 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 85542: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Peridot, AZ 85542

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 20
  • Single Family Addresses: 36
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Gila County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.315, Longitude -110.452
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: No

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Peridot, AZ 85542 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 6,147
Population in Households 6,147
Population in Familes 5,483
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 3
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 1,466
Average Household Size 4.19
Family Households 1,192
Average Family Size 5


Total Housing Units 1,724 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,064 (61.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 402 (23.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 258 (15.0%)
Median Home Value $68,927
Average Home Value $117,740


Median Household Income $29,097
Average Household Income $41,334
Per Capita Income $9,858
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.77% 0.53%
Households 0.72% 0.58%
Families 0.63% 0.53%
Median Household Income   2.98%
Per Capita Income   1.8%
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.

Peridot, AZ 85542 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 85542 to the other 385 ZIP Codes in Arizona by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 228 41st
Population Density1 # 331 15th
Diversity Index2 # 362 6th
Median Household Income # 336 13th
Per Capita Income # 372 4th

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