Central Heights-Midland City, Arizona

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Population in 2010: 2,534. Population change since 2000: -5.9%
Males: 1,284  (50.7%)
Females: 1,250  (49.3%)
Median resident age:  47.3 years
Arizona median age:  37.4 years

Zip codes: 85501, 85539.

Central Heights-Midland City Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2015: $34,837 (it was $30,577 in 2000)
Central Heights-Midland City:

$34,837
AZ:

$51,492

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $19,256 (it was $13,814 in 2000)

Central Heights-Midland City CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $92,104 (it was $63,600 in 2000)
Central Heights-Midland City:

$92,104
AZ:

$194,300

Median gross rent in 2015: $792.

  • Races in Central Heights-Midland City, AZ (2010)

    Central Heights-Midland City races chart
    • 1,70967.4%White alone
    • 72328.5%Hispanic
    • 461.8%American Indian alone
    • 271.1%Black alone
    • 150.6%Two or more races
    • 110.4%Asian alone
    • 20.08%Other race alone
    • 10.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Central Heights-Midland City detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Central Heights-Midland City: 81.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (11.6%), German (8.8%), Icelander (8.4%), Scottish (5.7%), American (5.2%), Italian (4.1%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Land area: 1.71 square miles.

Population density: 1,482 people per square mile   (low).

Central Heights-Midland City,AZ real estate house value index trend

Central Heights-Midland City, Arizona map

For population 25 years and over in Central Heights-Midland City:

  • High school or higher: 72.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.8%
  • Unemployed: 12.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Central Heights-Midland City CDP:

  • Never married: 34.4%
  • Now married: 36.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 19.5%

16 residents are foreign born

This place:

0.5%
Arizona:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,025 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $428 (0.5%)

Central Heights-Midland City satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Pinal, AZ (34.5 miles , pop. 59,965).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Mesa, AZ (53.7 miles , pop. 396,375).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (73.1 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Claypool, AZ (1.3 miles ), Globe, AZ (1.5 miles ), Miami, AZ (1.8 miles ), Copper Hill, AZ (1.8 miles) , Six Shooter Canyon, AZ (2.0 miles ), Pinal, AZ (2.1 miles ), Icehouse Canyon, AZ (2.1 miles ), East Globe, AZ (2.8 miles ).

Latitude: 33.41 N, Longitude: 110.82 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 928

Central Heights-Midland City household income distribution Central Heights-Midland City home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

8.2%
Arizona:

6.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (28%)
  • Construction (20%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (11%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (8%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (31%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (30%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)

Work and jobs in Central Heights-Midland City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Central Heights-Midland City, Arizona

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Central Heights-Midland City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Arizona state average. It is 350% 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 332.8 miles away from the 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 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 282.4 miles away from Central Heights-Midland City center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
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 331.2 miles away from the city center
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 291.0 miles away from the 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 282.4 miles away from Central Heights-Midland City center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 480.7 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 Gila County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Fires: 6, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Central Heights-Midland City topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Central Heights-Midland City:

  • HOSPICE FAMILY CARE (Hospital, about 2 miles away; GLOBE, AZ)
  • OMNI REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 3 miles away; GLOBE, AZ)
  • COPPER MOUNTAIN INN (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; GLOBE, AZ)
  • HERITAGE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; GLOBE, AZ)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Central Heights-Midland City:

  • Arizona State University-Polytechnic (about 51 miles; Mesa, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 3,311)
  • Chandler-Gilbert Community College (about 58 miles; Chandler, AZ; FT enrollment: 8,047)
  • Central Arizona College (about 58 miles; Coolidge, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,893)
  • Mesa Community College (about 61 miles; Mesa, AZ; FT enrollment: 14,726)
  • Scottsdale Community College (about 63 miles; Scottsdale, AZ; FT enrollment: 6,030)
  • Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale (about 64 miles; Scottsdale, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,123)
  • Arizona State University-Skysong (about 65 miles; Scottsdale, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,445)

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Notable location: Tri - City Fire Department Station 21 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Central Heights-Midland City: Saint Pauls Lutheran Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 95.2. This is worse than average.

City:

95.2
U.S.:

74.7

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 1.66. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.66
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 47.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

47.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 24.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.7
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 19.8%
(21.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  66.3%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.5%
Whole state:  7.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
Arizona average:

12.5

Central Heights-Midland City travel time to work - commute Central Heights-Midland City mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Central Heights-Midland City CDP (based on Gila County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic8,51910
Evangelical Protestant5,41654
Other4,75617
Mainline Protestant1,45411
None33,452-
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: 7
Gila County:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Gila County:

0.39 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Gila County:

4.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 51
Here:

9.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

11.4%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Gila County:

27.1%
Arizona:

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

12.9%
State:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Central Heights-Midland City:

52.6%
State:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

50.5%
Arizona:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Central Heights-Midland City:

28.7
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Central Heights-Midland City:

18.4%
Arizona:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Central Heights-Midland City:

9.9%
Arizona:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Arizona:

6.8

Overweight people:
Central Heights-Midland City:

34.4%
Arizona:

33.3%

General health condition:
Central Heights-Midland City:

57.3%
Arizona:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.3%
Arizona:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Central Heights-Midland City, AZ Residents

6.76% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,679 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.76%
Arizona average:

5.73%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Maricopa County, AZ  2.56% ($40,824 average AGI)
from Pinal County, AZ  0.50% ($35,648)
from Pima County, AZ  0.34% ($24,817)


6.83% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,678 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.83%
Arizona average:

5.60%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Maricopa County, AZ  2.59% ($32,731 average AGI)
to Pinal County, AZ  0.66% ($43,557)
to Pima County, AZ  0.33% ($40,105)

Strongest AM radio stations in Central Heights-Midland City:

  • KIKO (1340 AM; 1 kW; MIAMI, AZ; Owner: SHOECRAFT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJAA (1240 AM; 1 kW; GLOBE, AZ; Owner: GOOD MUSIC, INC.)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KUAZ (1550 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFNN (1510 AM; 22 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: CRC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KXEM (1010 AM; 15 kW; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES OF PHOENIX, INC.)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KFYI (550 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KEVT (1030 AM; 10 kW; CORTARO, AZ; Owner: ONE MART CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Central Heights-Midland City:

  • KRXS-FM (97.3 FM; GLOBE, AZ; Owner: LINDA C. POTYKA)
  • KVJC (91.9 FM; GLOBE, AZ; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KMRR (100.3 FM; GLOBE, AZ; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KIKO-FM (106.1 FM; CLAYPOOL, AZ; Owner: SHOECRAFT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQSS (98.3 FM; MIAMI, AZ; Owner: WILLIAM D. TAYLOR)
  • KCDX (103.1 FM; FLORENCE, AZ; Owner: DESERT WEST AIR RANCHERS CORPORATION)
  • KZLZ-FM2 (105.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KGMG (106.3 FM; ORACLE, AZ; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • K263AA (100.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K255AC (98.9 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA COUNTY COMMUN. COLLEGE DIST)
  • KXKQ (94.1 FM; SAFFORD, AZ; Owner: MCMURRAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KUAT-FM (90.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • K292CM (106.3 FM; SUMMERHAVEN, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORPORATION)
  • KZLZ-FM1 (105.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KEDJ (103.9 FM; GILBERT, AZ; Owner: NPR PHOENIX, LLC)
  • KZLZ (105.3 FM; KEARNY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Central Heights-Midland City:

  • KAET (Channel 8; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • K30ES (Channel 30; GLOBE, AZ; Owner: LINDA C. POTYKA)
  • K67AB (Channel 67; GLOBE-MIAMI, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BD. OF REGENTS FOR ASU)
  • K55BW (Channel 55; MADERA PEAK, AZ; Owner: KSAZ LICENSE, INC.)
  • K59CI (Channel 59; GLOBE/MIAMI, AZ; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • K61FB (Channel 61; GLOBE-MIAMI, AZ; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • K41ER (Channel 63; GLOBE/MIAMI, AZ; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 1,181Total average daily traffic
  • 555Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,191Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (61%)
  • Electricity (28%)
  • Wood (10%)

Central Heights-Midland City compared to Arizona state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Central Heights-Midland City on our top lists:

  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Israel (population 500+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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