TEMPE, ARIZONA Zip Code 85281

Sam Elam, Associate Broker


Tempe AZ zip code 85281 is roughly located south of Continental Drive and north of Broadway Road with 143 Highway as the western border and Price Road as the eastern border. This location offers easy commuting access to Interstate I10, U.S. 60, Red Mountain 202 and Price 101 Freeways.

The Valley Light Rail System runs through zip code 85281 from downtown Phoenix and the downtown ASU campus, pass Sky Harbor Airport, the bridge over the Salt River and Tempe Town Lake, through the Tempe ASU main campus and eastward along Apache Boulevard to Mesa.

For the most current School Year, public Tempe Union High School District was awarded an overall Exceling "A" rating and public Tempe Elementary School District received an overall Highly Performing "B" rating compiled by the Arizona Department of Education. The individual school performance grades in the school district can be found at:

 

Tempe Union High School District:

http://www.homesforsalechandleraz.com/tempe-az-high-school-ratings-boundary-maps.aspx

 

Tempe Elementary School District

http://www.homesforsalechandleraz.com/tempe-az-elementary-school-ratings-bounday-maps.aspx

 

Several large, popular Arizona neighborhoods in zip code 85281 include homes for sale in Tempe AZ in Knoell Tempe, Tempe Gardens, Villagio at Tempe, Tempe Royal Palms, Bridgeview, Northshore, Regatta Point and Coventry Tempe.

The list above only highlights the larger neighborhoods and is not a complete list of neighborhoods containing more than 25,928 Tempe residences located within zip code 85281 of which 76% are rentals to house the burgeoning ASU off campus housing needs. The average Family Household Income is $44,729 and a population of 55,874.

Call or text Sam at 480-213-1799 for Tempe Arizona real estate information and assistance with selling or buying Tempe homes and condos for sale.

 

Economic Data for Zip Code 85281

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Note: Household Income figures are based on total household income.

* All numbers in this section are 2016 projections provided by Geolytics Inc

Demographics Data for Zip Code 85281

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  • 70-74
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  • 85+

* All numbers in this section are 2016 projections provided by Geolytics Inc

Population Data for Zip Code 85281

  • 57,348
  • 63,840
  • 72,071
  • 2012 Census
  • 2014 Estimated
  • 2019 Projected

Households

  • Total (2010 Census):21,431
  • Estimated (Present):24,087
  • Projected (2019):27,295
  • Household Change (2010-Present) 12.39%
  • Household Change (2010-2017) 27.36%

Notes:

  • Figures in the Population Change graph represent total population for the zip code.
  • Estimated Change 2014 shows the percentage of population change between the 2012 Census and 2014.
  • Projected Change 2019 shows the projected percentage of population change between the 2012 Census and 2019.

* All numbers in this section are 2016 projections provided by Geolytics Inc

Public Schools in Zip Code 85281

  • Name
  • District
  • Grades
  • Address
  • City
  • Students
  • NEW SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS
  • NEW SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS
  • 9th-12th
  • 1216 EAST APACHE BLVD
  • TEMPE
  • 250
  • STUDENT CHOICE HIGH SCHOOL
  • GAR LLC DBA STUDENT CHOICE HIGH SCHOOL
  • 9th-12th
  • 1833 NORTH SCOTTSDALE RD
  • TEMPE
  • 106
  • TEMPE HIGH SCHOOL
  • TEMPE UNION HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • 9th-12th
  • 1730 SOUTH MILL AVE
  • TEMPE
  • 1,300

  • GILILLAND MIDDLE SCHOOL
  • TEMPE SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • 6th-8th
  • 1025 SOUTH BECK AVE
  • TEMPE
  • 885
  • NEW SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS MIDDLE SCHOOL
  • NEW SCHOOL FOR THE ARTS MIDDLE SCHOOL
  • 6th-8th
  • 1216 EAST APACHE BLVD
  • TEMPE
  • 75

  • CHILDREN FIRST ACADEMY - TEMPE
  • EDKEY INC. - SEQUOIA RANCH SCHOOL
  • K-8th
  • 1938 EAST APACHE BLVD
  • TEMPE
  • 161
  • FLORA THEW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
  • TEMPE SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • K-6th
  • 2130 EAST HOWE AVE
  • TEMPE
  • 532
  • HOLDEMAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
  • TEMPE SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • PreK-5th
  • 1326 WEST 18TH ST
  • TEMPE
  • 638
  • LAIRD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
  • TEMPE SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • K-7th
  • 1500 NORTH SCOVEL ST
  • TEMPE
  • 515
  • SCALES TECHNOLOGY ACADEMY
  • TEMPE SCHOOL DISTRICT
  • K-5th
  • 1115 WEST 5TH ST
  • TEMPE
  • 549

Private Schools in Zip Code 85281

  • Name
  • Grades
  • Address
  • City
  • Students
  • Abiding Savior School
  • PreK-12th
  • 515 E Continental Dr.
  • Tempe
  • 9
  • International School Of Arizona
  • PreK-12th
  • 536 E. Fillmore St.
  • Tempe
  • 50
  • Phoenix Metro Islamic School
  • PreK-12th
  • 125 E. 6th St.
  • Tempe
  • 94
  • Suriya Montessori School
  • PreK-12th
  • 1337 W 11th St.
  • Tempe
  • 27
  • Tempe Adventist Christian School
  • PreK-12th
  • 630 W 17th Pl.
  • Tempe
  • 56
Community demographic data is provided by Geolytics Inc. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.

Schools listed are those in the Zip Code of the listing, but may not serve this address.
School Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).
All information provided is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed and should be independently verified. All properties are subject to prior sale or withdrawal. Data may not be reproduced or redistributed and may not be used for any purpose other than individual consumer's use.