Black Canyon City, Arizona

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Population in 2010: 2,837.
Population change since 2000: +5.2%
Males: 1,393  (49.1%)
Females: 1,444  (50.9%)
Median resident age:

60.9 years
Arizona median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 85324.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $47,183 (it was $32,908 in 2000)
Black Canyon City:

$47,183
AZ:

$56,581

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $28,895 (it was $20,117 in 2000)

Black Canyon City CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $196,755 (it was $86,500 in 2000)
Black Canyon City:

$196,755
AZ:

$223,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $147,660; detached houses: $185,421; mobile homes: $88,502

Median gross rent in 2017: $761.

March 2019 cost of living index in Black Canyon City: 86.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 21.9%
(22.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
  • Races in Black Canyon City, AZ (2010)
    • 2,58791.2%White alone
    • 1595.6%Hispanic
    • 461.6%Two or more races
    • 271.0%American Indian alone
    • 120.4%Asian alone
    • 50.2%Black alone
    • 10.04%Other race alone

Races in Black Canyon City detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Arizona and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Black Canyon City, Arizona as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Black Canyon City is 1,381 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: German (23.5%), English (19.9%), Italian (9.5%), Irish (8.3%), American (6.4%), Czech (3.8%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Elevation: 1975 feet

Land area: 20.0 square miles.

Population density: 142 people per square mile   (very low).

Black Canyon City, Arizona map

119 residents are foreign born (1.3% Latin America, 1.3% Europe, 1.1% North America).

This place:

4.3%
Arizona:

100.0%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Black Canyon City CDP:

0.8% ($679)
Arizona:

0.9% ($962)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Deer Valley, AZ (22.8 miles , pop. 148,777).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Glendale, AZ (34.0 miles , pop. 218,812).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (37.6 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Anthem, AZ (3.7 miles ),
New River, AZ (3.8 miles ),
Cordes Lakes, AZ (4.1 miles ),
Spring Valley, AZ (4.3 miles ),
Cave Creek, AZ (4.4 miles ),
Carefree, AZ (4.6 miles ),
Deer Valley, AZ (4.8 miles ),
Humboldt, AZ (4.8 miles )

Latitude: 34.07 N, Longitude: 112.14 W

Distribution of median household income in Black Canyon City, AZ in 2017
Distribution of house value in Black Canyon City, AZ in 2017
Black Canyon City satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.4%
Arizona:

4.6%
Most common industries in Black Canyon City, AZ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (12.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.5%)
  • Public administration (7.2%)
  • Educational services (5.8%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.4%)
  • Clothing & accessories, including shoe, stores (4.2%)
  • Truck transportation (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (20.2%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.3%)
  • Public administration (7.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.9%)
  • Truck transportation (5.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (13.6%)
  • Educational services (10.0%)
  • Clothing & accessories, including shoe, stores (8.0%)
  • Public administration (7.5%)
  • Health care (6.2%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
Most common occupations in Black Canyon City, AZ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (7.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.1%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.1%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Carpenters (5.6%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.6%)
  • Construction laborers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (10.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (10.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.2%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.8%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Cashiers (3.6%)

Average climate in Black Canyon City, Arizona

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Black Canyon City, Arizona average temperatures Black Canyon City, Arizona average precipitation Black Canyon City, Arizona humidity Black Canyon City, Arizona wind speed Black Canyon City, Arizona snowfall Black Canyon City, Arizona sunshine Black Canyon City, Arizona clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 71.4. This is about average.

City:

71.4
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 49.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

49.5
U.S.:

33.3

Earthquake activity:

Black Canyon City-area historical earthquake activity is near Arizona state average. It is 446% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 251.6 miles away from Black Canyon City center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 247.4 miles away from the city center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 213.1 miles away from the city center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 230.0 miles away from Black Canyon City center
On 10/15/1979 at 23:16:54, a magnitude 7.0 (5.7 MB, 6.9 MS, 7.0 ML, 6.4 MW) earthquake occurred 219.8 miles away from Black Canyon City center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 396.1 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Yavapai County (17) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Fires: 6, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Black Canyon City topographic map

Heliports located in Black Canyon City:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Black Canyon City:

  • Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc-Motorcycle Mechanics Institute Division (about 27 miles; Phoenix, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 2,976)
  • Paradise Valley Community College (about 30 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,259)
  • Arizona State University-West (about 33 miles; Glendale, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,454)
  • Everest College-Phoenix (about 34 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,008)
  • Argosy University-Phoenix Online Division (about 35 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 8,840)
  • Glendale Community College (about 35 miles; Glendale, AZ; FT enrollment: 12,533)
  • Northcentral University (about 38 miles; Prescott Valley, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,927)

Public school in Black Canyon City:

  • CANON SCHOOL (Students: 200, Location: 34360 SO. SCHOOL LOOP RD.)
See full list of schools located in Black Canyon City

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Black Canyon City: Rock Springs Substation (A), Black Canyon City Community Library (B), Black Canyon Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Black Canyon City include: Calvary Chapel (A), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Slate Creek (A), Black Canyon Creek (B), Squaw Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Black Canyon City: Black Canyon Greyhound Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Mountain Breeze Motel (34500 South Old Black Canyon Highway) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Yavapai County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Black Canyon City and their reported violations in the past:

BLACK CANYON CITY WID (Population served: 2,437, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-12-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (FEB-12-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-18-2010)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 28 regular monitoring violations
  • 9 other older monitoring violations
COLDWATER CANYON 1 (Population served: 800, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-30-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-19-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-14-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-23-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-06-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-15-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-02-2013), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2013)
  • 8 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
  • 12 other older monitoring violations
COLDWATER CANYON 2 (Population served: 199, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-02-2013), St Compliance achieved (OCT-03-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-03-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-03-2013)
  • 13 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
  • 2 other older monitoring violations
COLDWATER CANYON 3 (Population served: 86, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-02-2013), St Compliance achieved (DEC-04-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-04-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-04-2013)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
  • 2 other older monitoring violations
Average household size:
This place:

2.1 people
Arizona:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

58.6%
Whole state:

66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.6%
Whole state:

7.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
6 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

Banks with branches in Black Canyon City (2011 data):

  • Bank of the West: Black Canyon City Branch at 34301 Old Black Canyon Highway, branch established on 1974/01/08. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas

For population 15 years and over in Black Canyon City:

Marital status in Black Canyon City, AZ
  • Never married: 21.0%
  • Now married: 42.3%
  • Separated: 5.4%
  • Widowed: 11.6%
  • Divorced: 19.6%

For population 25 years and over in Black Canyon City:

  • High school or higher: 88.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Arizona average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Black Canyon City, AZ (based on Yavapai County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant22,957156
Catholic16,50014
Other10,74047
Mainline Protestant4,52522
Orthodox1001
None156,211-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 41
Yavapai County:

1.93 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Yavapai County:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Yavapai County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 69
This county:

3.25 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 216
Yavapai County:

10.18 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.5%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Yavapai County:

17.7%
Arizona:

22.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

10.4%
Arizona:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Black Canyon City:

50.5%
Arizona:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Black Canyon City:

46.1%
Arizona:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.4
Arizona:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Black Canyon City:

23.7%
Arizona:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.1%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

37.9%
Arizona:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

54.4%
Arizona:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

74.5%
State:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Black Canyon City, AZ Residents

8.79% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($60,404 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.79%
Arizona average:

6.11%

0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($652 average AGI)
Yavapai County:

0.11%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Maricopa County, AZ  2.15% ($55,771 average AGI)
from Coconino County, AZ  0.49% ($48,206)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.29% ($84,282)


6.53% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,551 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.53%
Arizona average:

5.15%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($18 average AGI)
Yavapai County:

0.03%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Maricopa County, AZ  1.79% ($46,102 average AGI)
to Coconino County, AZ  0.39% ($33,204)
to Pima County, AZ  0.21% ($38,876)

Businesses in Black Canyon City, AZ

  • U-Haul: 2

Strongest AM radio stations in Black Canyon City:

  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFNN (1510 AM; 22 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: CRC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KXEM (1010 AM; 15 kW; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES OF PHOENIX, INC.)
  • KKNT (960 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KTAR (620 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KGME (910 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFYI (550 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KASA (1540 AM; 10 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KASA RADIO HOGAR, INC.)
  • KMYL (1190 AM; 5 kW; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: INTERSTATE B/C SYSTEM OF AZ, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Black Canyon City:

  • K211DV (90.1 FM; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K220GI (91.9 FM; CAMP VERDE, AZ; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KAHM (102.1 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: SOUTHWEST FM BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KVRD-FM (105.7 FM; COTTONWOOD, AZ; Owner: YAVAPAI BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KLNZ (103.5 FM; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KKLD (98.3 FM; PRESCOTT VALLEY, AZ; Owner: W. GRANT HAFLEY)
  • KGCB (90.9 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: GRAND CANYON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KZGL (95.9 FM; COTTONWOOD, AZ; Owner: YAVAPAI BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K201CQ (88.1 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KMLE (107.9 FM; CHANDLER, AZ; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KBAQ (89.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KHOV-FM1 (105.3 FM; CONSTELLATION, AZ; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K246AA (97.1 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: LERNER FILM & TAPE PROD., INC.)
  • KPPV (106.7 FM; PRESCOTT VALLEY, AZ; Owner: PRESCOTT VALLEY BROADCASTING CO. INC)
  • K223AG (92.5 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: LERNER FILM & TAPE PROD., INC.)
  • KNAQ (89.3 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: NORTHERN ARIZONA UNIVERSITY)
  • K207BR (89.3 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: NORTHERN ARIZONA UNIVERSITY)
  • KAJM (104.3 FM; PAYSON, AZ; Owner: SIERRA H. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSWG (94.1 FM; WICKENBURG, AZ; Owner: CIRCLE S BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KNOT-FM (99.1 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: PAYNE-PRESCOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)

TV broadcast stations around Black Canyon City:

  • KAET (Channel 8; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
Black Canyon City fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Black Canyon City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 20Number of bridges
  • 148ft / 45.4mTotal length
  • $1,000Total costs
  • 234,122Total average daily traffic
  • 41,028Total average daily truck traffic
  • 145,638Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Black Canyon City, AZ - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21950-1959
  • 141960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Black Canyon City, AZ
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$144,665
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$192,740
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0014.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Black Canyon City, AZ
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Black Canyon City, AZ - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 20. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 40 took place in 2015, and the least - 0 in 2011. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Black Canyon City, AZ When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (46.5%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (29.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Black Canyon City, AZ
    • 15546.5%Outside Fires
    • 9729.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 5015.0%Structure Fires
    • 319.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Black Canyon City, AZ
Most common first names in Black Canyon City, AZ among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3071.6 years
William2677.0 years
James2168.5 years
Robert2069.9 years
Charles1975.3 years
George1780.2 years
Mary1674.9 years
Harold1577.0 years
Dorothy1578.9 years
Richard1567.9 years
Most common last names in Black Canyon City, AZ among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1875.3 years
Miller1371.9 years
Williams974.8 years
Minter679.2 years
Phillips674.4 years
Jones580.4 years
Adams573.2 years
Anderson561.0 years
Davis573.6 years
Harris563.6 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Black Canyon City, AZ
  • 60.3%Electricity
  • 19.9%Utility gas
  • 15.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.8%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Black Canyon City, AZ
  • 57.5%Electricity
  • 24.2%Utility gas
  • 7.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.9%Other fuel
  • 4.8%No fuel used


Black Canyon City compared to Arizona state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Black Canyon City on our top lists:

  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Czechoslovakia (includes Czech Republic and Slovakia) (population 500+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 7 pilots and 8 other airmen in this city.
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  • Larry James Miller (7)
  • Larry J. Miller (1)

Total of 8 patent applications in 2008-2020.