Mesa, AZ 85212 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 85212: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Mesa, AZ 85212

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Maricopa County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.343, Longitude -111.622
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: No

ZIP Code 85212 has segments in 2 Counties (Maricopa, Pinal).

  • Businesses Addresses: 399
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 12,344
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 7,392
    • Single Family Addresses: 4,952

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Mesa, AZ 85212 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 34,993
Daytime Population: Workers 8,258
Daytime Population: Residents 17,724
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 25,982
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.74
Population in Households 34,638
Population in Familes 31,084
Population in Group Qrtrs 355
Population Density2 1,078
Diversity Index3 60


Median Household Income $79,411
Average Household Income $91,075
Per Capita Income $27,440


Total Housing Units 11,240 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,078 (71.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,393 (21.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 769 ( 6.8%)
Median Home Value $243,070
Average Home Value $276,173


Total Households 10,471
Average Household Size 3.31
Family Households 8,610
Average Family Size 4
  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 5.04% 2.85%
Households 5.18% 2.8%
Families 4.91% 2.78%
Median Household Income   1.24%
Per Capita Income   2.4%

Mesa, AZ 85212 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 85212 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 # 91 77th
Population Density # 127 67th
Diversity Index # 166 57th
Median Household Income # 33 92nd
Per Capita Income # 132 66th

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