Benson, AZ 85602 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Benson, AZ | Cascabel, AZ | Mescal, AZ

Camera Icon Photos of the local Benson, AZ area

ZIP Code 85602: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Benson, AZ 85602

Not Acceptable, USPS
Cascabel, AZ 85602
Mescal, AZ 85602
Redington, AZ 85602

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 436
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,316
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 136
  • County: Cochise County
  • Centroid: Latitude 31.965, Longitude -110.297
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: No

ZIP Code 85602 has segments in 3 Counties (Cochise, Pima, Pinal).

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


85602 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:

Benson, AZ 85602 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 10,856
Daytime Population: Workers 3,688
Daytime Population: Residents 7,153
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 10,841
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 10,795
Population in Familes 8,502
Population in Group Qrtrs 61
Population Density2 12
Diversity Index3 47


Median Household Income $42,836
Average Household Income $57,170
Per Capita Income $25,411


Total Housing Units 5,857 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,515 (60.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,273 (21.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,069 (18.3%)
Median Home Value $141,499
Average Home Value $189,381


Total Households 4,788
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 3,081
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 0.46% 0.55%
Households 0.59% 0.61%
Families 0.47% 0.6%
Median Household Income   2.81%
Per Capita Income   3.28%

Benson, AZ 85602 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 85602 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 # 194 50th
Population Density # 267 31st
Diversity Index # 234 39th
Median Household Income # 210 45th
Per Capita Income # 163 58th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arizona Census Data Comparison Tool.

Arizona Research Tools

Arizona Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Arizona Census Data
Highest or Lowest: