Dilkon, Arizona

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Population in 2010: 1,184. Population change since 2000: -6.4%
Males: 564  (47.7%)
Females: 620  (52.3%)
Median resident age:  24.4 years
Arizona median age:  36.8 years

Zip codes: 86047.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $21,355 (it was $16,146 in 2000)
Dilkon:

$21,355
AZ:

$48,510

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $8,263 (it was $5,949 in 2000)

Dilkon CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $34,589 (it was $86,400 in 2000)
Dilkon:

$34,589
AZ:

$166,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $66,996; Detached houses: $79,016; Mobile homes: $19,327

Median gross rent in 2013: $378.

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  • Races in Dilkon, AZ (2010)

    Dilkon races chart
    • 1,15897.8%American Indian alone
    • 171.4%Hispanic
    • 40.3%White alone
    • 40.3%Two or more races
    • 10.08%Black alone

Races in Dilkon detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Dilkon: 80.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5885 feet

Land area: 16.8 square miles.

Population density: 71 people per square mile   (very low).

Dilkon,AZ real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Dilkon:

  • High school or higher: 66.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Unemployed: 41.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 60.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dilkon CDP:

  • Never married: 44.7%
  • Now married: 36.4%
  • Separated: 6.2%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 8.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $278 (0.7%)

Dilkon satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Coconino, AZ (69.2 miles , pop. 74,488).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Scottsdale, AZ (152.1 miles , pop. 202,705).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (161.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Indian Wells, AZ (2.6 miles ), Tees Toh, AZ (3.2 miles ), Seba Dalkai, AZ (3.4 miles) , Whitecone, AZ (4.6 miles ), Greasewood, AZ (5.3 miles ), Joseph City, AZ (5.3 miles ), Tolani Lake, AZ (5.5 miles ), Jeddito, AZ (5.5 miles ).

Latitude: 35.36 N, Longitude: 110.32 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 928

Dilkon household income distribution Dilkon home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

13.1%
Arizona:

7.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Construction (18%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (39%)
  • Educational services (31%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
  • Manufacturing (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (27%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (35%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (20%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Dilkon: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Dilkon, Arizona

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Dilkon-area historical earthquake activity is near Arizona state average. It is 377% 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 362.2 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 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 351.6 miles away from Dilkon center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 341.0 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 362.7 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 351.9 miles away from Dilkon center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 491.2 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 Navajo County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Fires: 6, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dilkon:

  • Coconino Community College (about 77 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 2,090)
  • Northern Arizona University (about 77 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 22,494)
  • Northcentral University (about 124 miles; Prescott Valley, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,927)
  • Yavapai College (about 134 miles; Prescott, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,258)
  • Paradise Valley Community College (about 153 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,259)
  • San Juan College (about 155 miles; Farmington, NM; FT enrollment: 5,112)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc-Motorcycle Mechanics Institute Division (about 156 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,976)

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Navajo County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 53.5%
(25.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 54.7% for American Indian residents, 10.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  4.0 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  87.7%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  14.7%
Whole state:  7.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Dilkon compared to Arizona state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.8
Arizona average:

12.5

Dilkon travel time to work - commute Dilkon mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (52%)
  • Utility gas (26%)
  • Electricity (17%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Dilkon CDP (based on Navajo County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other24,72762
Evangelical Protestant13,96698
Catholic6,60014
Mainline Protestant1,41018
Black Protestant2072
None60,539-
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: 19
Navajo County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

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

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Navajo County:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Navajo County:

4.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 88
Here:

7.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.7%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Navajo County:

26.1%
Arizona:

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

9.8%
State:

14.2%

7.59% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,068 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.59%
Arizona average:

5.73%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($333 average AGI)
Navajo County:

0.04%
Arizona average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Maricopa County, AZ  1.98% ($36,088 average AGI)
from Apache County, AZ  0.87% ($27,548)
from Coconino County, AZ  0.66% ($25,893)


8.40% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,311 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.40%
Arizona average:

5.60%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($125 average AGI)
Navajo County:

0.05%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Maricopa County, AZ  2.08% ($32,707 average AGI)
to Apache County, AZ  1.00% ($27,807)
to Coconino County, AZ  0.67% ($28,862)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dilkon:

  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KDJI (1270 AM; 5 kW; HOLBROOK, AZ; Owner: PETRACOM OF HOLBROOK, L.L.C.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)
  • KAFF (930 AM; 5 kW; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: GUYANN CORPORATION)
  • KXNT (840 AM; 50 kW; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KINO (1230 AM; 1 kW; WINSLOW, AZ; Owner: SUNFLOWER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dilkon:

  • KJKI (98.9 FM; LEUPP, AZ; Owner: ORAIBI MEDIA ASSOCIATION)
  • KUYI (88.1 FM; HOTEVILLA, AZ; Owner: THE HOPI FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Dilkon:

  • K08HQ (Channel 8; CHINLE, AZ; Owner: KOB-TV, LLC)

Dilkon fatal accident list:

Oct 2, 1998 11:44 PM, Bia-15, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 3, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 4, 1988 06:30 PM, Nr60, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 1,500Total average daily traffic
  • 75Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,755Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Dilkon)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • 1.5 Mi Nw (Lat: 35.396389 Lon: -110.334583), Structure height: 53 m, Call Sign: KFG813
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.7400 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/27/2011, Expiration Date: 06/04/2021
    Registrant: El Paso Natural Gas Company, L.L.C., Bloomfield, NM 87413, Phone: (505) 632-6574, Fax: (505) 632-6514, Email:
  • Ntua Office (Lat: 35.395000 Lon: -110.330972), Call Sign: KNEB668
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.650 MHz, 158.160 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/10/2012, Expiration Date: 11/02/2022
    Registrant: Navajo Tribal Utility Authority, North Hwy Route 12, Fort Defiance, AZ 86504-0170, Phone: (928) 729-4705, Fax: (928) 729-4670, Email:
  • Community Water Reservoir 3 (Lat: 35.408889 Lon: -110.327917), Call Sign: WGT385
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.463 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/28/2005, Expiration Date: 08/21/2015
    Registrant: Navajo Tribal Utility Authority, North Hwy Route 12, Fort Defiance, AZ 86504-0170, Phone: (928) 729-4705, Fax: (928) 729-4670, Email:
  • Community Water Reservoir 1 (Lat: 35.388333 Lon: -110.229861), Call Sign: WGT669
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.463 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/28/2005, Expiration Date: 08/21/2015
    Registrant: Navajo Tribal Utility Authority, North Hwy Route 12, Fort Defiance, AZ 86504-0170, Phone: (928) 729-4705, Fax: (928) 729-4670, Email:
  • 10 Miles Ne Of (Lat: 35.471111 Lon: -110.189278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 15 m, Overall height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WPVS908
    Assigned Frequencies: 48.7400 MHz, 48.6600 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/31/2012, Expiration Date: 08/13/2022, Certifier: Richard C Nation
    Registrant: El Paso Natural Gas Company, L.L.C., Bloomfield, NM 87413, Phone: (505) 632-6574, Fax: (505) 632-6514, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

Dilkon on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of workers with very long commute times (90 or more minutes)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Construction"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Physicians and surgeons"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Personal and laundry services"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 100 cities with longest commuting times"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average snowfall in a year"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 100 cities with youngest residents"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Motor vehicle and parts dealers"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Educational services"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Social assistance"
  • #20 (86047) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of residents speaking other language at home (pop 5,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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