Downtown/Town Lake: 85281
Downtown/Town Lake, ZIP code 85281, is the most urban part of the city. ASU is located there. So are several growing employers including State Farm.
Central Tempe/McClintock: 85282
Central Tempe/McClintock is next to the university. Many students and young families live there. Arizona Mills and Tempe Diablo Stadium are on the western edge of this neighborhood.
Central Tempe/Lakes: 85283
Central Tempe/Lakes has a more suburban feel. The popular Kiwanis Park is in this part of Tempe. You’ll also find neighborhood shopping centers and bike paths.
South Tempe: 85284
South Tempe has bigger homes and yards but prices are higher. Top-rated schools are the norm. Honeywell has a big facility in this neighborhood. The Arizona State University Research Park is also there.