Fountain Hills, AZ 85268 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 85268: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Fountain Hills, AZ 85268

Acceptable Alternative
Fountain Hls, AZ 85268
Scottsdale, AZ 85268

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Maricopa County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.609, Longitude -111.73
  • Time Zone: Mountain Time Zone (UTC -7 hours)
  • Observes DST: No
  • Businesses Addresses: 586
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 13,330
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 4,278
    • Single Family Addresses: 9,052

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Database updated: January 1, 2020, Maps updated: January 31, 2020.

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  1. 85268 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 85268 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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Fountain Hills, AZ 85268 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Fountain Hills, AZ 85268 Housing Affordability Index is 106
State of Arizona Housing Affordability Index is 118
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Fountain Hills, AZ 85268 Wealth Index is 203
State of Arizona Wealth Index is 94
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 25,178
Population in Households 24,965
Population in Familes 20,212
Population in Group Qrtrs 213
Population Density 1,087
Diversity Index1 23
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $86,547
Average Household Income $121,337
Per Capita Income $55,946
Wealth Index3 203

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 14,260 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,183 (64.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,423 (17.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,654 (18.6%)
Median Home Value $423,178
Housing Affordability Index2 106
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 11,606
Average Household Size 2.15
Family Households 7,862
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 1.16% 1.45%
Households 1.19% 1.44%
Families 1.0% 1.35%
Median Household Income   1.76%
Per Capita Income   1.98%

Fountain Hills, AZ 85268 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 85268 to the other 387 ZIP Codes in Arizona by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 130 67th
Population Density # 122 69th
Diversity Index # 341 12th
Median Household Income # 41 90th
Per Capita Income # 16 96th

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