Drexel-Alvernon, Arizona

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Population in July 2007: 4,923.
Males: 2,419  (49.1%)
Females: 2,504  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  30.0 years
Arizona median age:  34.2 years

Zip codes: 85706.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $39,685 (it was $30,972 in 2000)
Drexel-Alvernon:

$39,685
AZ:

$51,492

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $14,636 (it was $11,068 in 2000)

Drexel-Alvernon CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $111,894 (it was $69,200 in 2000)
Drexel-Alvernon:

$111,894
AZ:

$194,300

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $219,430; Detached houses: $253,922; Townhouses or other attached units: $147,483; In 2-unit structures: $141,179; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $106,754; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $112,727; Mobile homes: $55,943; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $18,506
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  • Races in Drexel-Alvernon, AZ (2000)

    Drexel-Alvernon races chart
    • 2,43458.1%Hispanic
    • 1,44034.4%White alone
    • 1954.7%Black alone
    • 451.1%American Indian alone
    • 481.1%Two or more races
    • 220.5%Asian alone
    • 50.1%Other race alone
    • 30.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Drexel-Alvernon detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Drexel-Alvernon: 91.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (11.3%), Irish (7.0%), English (3.4%), Italian (3.2%), United States (2.1%), Polish (1.9%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Land area: 0.92 square miles.

Population density: 5,330 people per square mile   (average).

Drexel-Alvernon,AZ real estate house value index trend

Drexel-Alvernon, Arizona map

For population 25 years and over in Drexel-Alvernon:

  • High school or higher: 71.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Drexel-Alvernon CDP:

  • Never married: 29.8%
  • Now married: 55.6%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 1.5%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

683 residents are foreign born (16.0% Latin America).

This place:

16.3%
Arizona:

12.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Drexel-Alvernon CDP:  1.2% ($835)
Arizona:  0.9% ($962)
Drexel-Alvernon satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tucson, AZ (4.9 miles , pop. 486,699).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (117.5 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Littletown, AZ (1.3 miles ), Tucson, AZ (2.2 miles ), South Tucson, AZ (2.3 miles ), Summit, AZ (2.5 miles ), Drexel Heights, AZ (2.9 miles ), Catalina Foothills, AZ (3.2 miles ), Flowing Wells, AZ (3.4 miles ), Tanque Verde, AZ (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 32.15 N, Longitude: 110.90 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 520

Property values in Drexel-Alvernon, AZ

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
Arizona:

6.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (22%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Repair and maintenance (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Metal and metal products (4%)
  • Health care (20%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Broadcasting and telecommunications (5%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Construction laborers (5%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Customer service representatives (10%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Communications equipment operators (5%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)

Work and jobs in Drexel-Alvernon: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Drexel-Alvernon, Arizona

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Drexel-Alvernon, Arizona average temperatures Drexel-Alvernon, Arizona average precipitation Drexel-Alvernon, Arizona humidity Drexel-Alvernon, Arizona wind speed Drexel-Alvernon, Arizona snowfall Drexel-Alvernon, Arizona sunshine Drexel-Alvernon, Arizona clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

Drexel-Alvernon-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Arizona state average. It is 316% 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 355.1 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 288.9 miles away from Drexel-Alvernon center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 286.2 miles away from the city center
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 359.3 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 280.3 miles away from Drexel-Alvernon center
On 1/4/2006 at 08:32:32, a magnitude 6.7 (6.1 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.6 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 284.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Pima County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Fires: 2, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Drexel-Alvernon topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Drexel-Alvernon:

  • AVALON SOUTHWEST HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; TUCSON, AZ)
  • TUCSON SOUTH CENTRAL DIALYSIS (DVA) (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; TUCSON, AZ)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA MEDICAL CTR- SOUTH CAM, THE Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; TUCSON, AZ)
  • DESERT DIALYSIS CENTER SOUTH TUCSON (DCI) (Dialysis Facility, about 4 miles away; TUCSON, AZ)
  • ARIZONA STATE VETERAN HOME-TUCSON (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; TUCSON, AZ)
  • DEPENDABLE HOME HEALTH, INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; TUCSON, AZ)
  • DEPENDABLE NURSES INC (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; TUCSON, AZ)

Amtrak station near Drexel-Alvernon:

  • 7 miles: TUCSON (400 E. TOOLE ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Drexel-Alvernon:

  • Pima Community College (about 6 miles; Tucson, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 18,794)
  • University of Arizona (about 7 miles; Tucson, AZ; FT enrollment: 36,324)
  • Pima Medical Institute-Tucson (about 8 miles; Tucson, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,357)
  • Central Arizona College (about 72 miles; Coolidge, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,893)
  • Eastern Arizona College (about 83 miles; Thatcher, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,810)
  • Cochise College (about 90 miles; Douglas, AZ; FT enrollment: 8,597)
  • Arizona State University-Polytechnic (about 93 miles; Mesa, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,311)

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Notable location: Rural / Metro Fire Department Station 73 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Drexel-Alvernon: Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Drexel-Alvernon: Los Niños Neighborhood Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Pima 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 129. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

129
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.147. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.147
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 9.87. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.87
U.S.:

6.40

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.236. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.236
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.5
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 28.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.80. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.80
U.S.:

9.35
Average household size:
This place:  3.2 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  74.4%
Whole state:  68.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  9.0%
Whole state:  6.2%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

18.5%
Whole state:

13.9%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

7.3%
Whole state:

6.2%

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.7
Arizona average:

13.1

Drexel-Alvernon travel time to work - commute Drexel-Alvernon mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Drexel-Alvernon CDP (based on Pima County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic203,77050
Evangelical Protestant98,278362
Other45,011128
Mainline Protestant37,03777
Black Protestant4,19014
Orthodox2,2605
None589,717-
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: 122
Pima County:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 9
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 52
Pima County:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 226
Pima County:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 615
Here:

6.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.8%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Pima County:

21.2%
Arizona:

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

15.2%
State:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

46.1%
State:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Drexel-Alvernon:

44.1%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
Arizona:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Drexel-Alvernon:

22.8%
Arizona:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Drexel-Alvernon:

11.3%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Drexel-Alvernon:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.6%
Arizona:

33.3%

General health condition:
Here:

53.1%
Arizona:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.5%
Arizona:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Drexel-Alvernon, AZ Residents

4.74% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,647 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.74%
Arizona average:

5.73%

0.13% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,289 average AGI)
Pima County:

0.13%
Arizona average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.54% ($34,939 average AGI)
from Cochise County, AZ  0.22% ($34,200)
from Pinal County, AZ  0.17% ($37,347)


4.87% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,410 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.87%
Arizona average:

5.60%

0.14% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,122 average AGI)
Pima County:

0.14%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Maricopa County, AZ  0.71% ($38,204 average AGI)
to Pinal County, AZ  0.17% ($42,220)
to Cochise County, AZ  0.16% ($30,798)

Strongest AM radio stations in Drexel-Alvernon:

  • KQTL (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAHUARITA, AZ; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF TUCSON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KTKT (990 AM; 10 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORP.)
  • KUAZ (1550 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KNST (790 AM; 5 kW; TUCSON, AZ)
  • KEVT (1030 AM; 10 kW; CORTARO, AZ; Owner: ONE MART CORP.)
  • KTZR (1450 AM; 1 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KJLL (1330 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH TUCSON, AZ; Owner: HUDSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KXEW (1600 AM; 1 kW; SOUTH TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CAM BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KGMS (940 AM; 1 kW; TUCSON, AZ)
  • KFFN (1490 AM; 1 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KSAZ (580 AM; 5 kW; MARANA, AZ; Owner: OWL BROADCASTING & DEVELOPMENT, INC.)
  • KCUB (1290 AM; 1 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Drexel-Alvernon:

  • KXCI (91.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FOUNDATION FOR CREATIVE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLPX (96.1 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORPORATION)
  • KZLZ-FM2 (105.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K263AA (100.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K255AC (98.9 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA COUNTY COMMUN. COLLEGE DIST)
  • 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)
  • KIIM-FM (99.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOYT (92.9 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHYT (107.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRQQ (93.7 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMXZ-FM (94.9 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KWFM-FM (97.1 FM; GREEN VALLEY, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGMG (106.3 FM; ORACLE, AZ; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • K261CK (100.1 FM; SAN XAVIER, AZ; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KCDX (103.1 FM; FLORENCE, AZ; Owner: DESERT WEST AIR RANCHERS CORPORATION)
  • KXKQ (94.1 FM; SAFFORD, AZ; Owner: MCMURRAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KZPT (104.1 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KUAZ-FM (89.1 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)

TV broadcast stations around Drexel-Alvernon:

  • KHRR (Channel 40; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: NBC TELEMUNDO PHOENIX, INC.)
  • K54FW (Channel 54; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF ARIZONA, INC)
  • KTTU-TV (Channel 18; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: KTTU-TV, INC.)
  • K02BW (Channel 2; CASAS ADOBES, AZ; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K16EO (Channel 16; ORO VALLEY/TUCSON, AZ; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KUAS-TV (Channel 27; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS FOR BENEFIT OF UNIV OF AZ.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 17m56ftTotal length
  • 64,320Total average daily traffic
  • 3,282Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • THOMAS J MCGOVERN, 1 Mile East Of Drexel-Alvernon Along Uprr Row (Lat: 32.146194 Lon: -110.887611), Type: 13.7, Overall height: 13.7 m, Registrant: 4025441777, Uplicensing@up.Com, 1400 DOUGLAS ST. STOP 0650
  • THOMAS J MCGOVERN, 1 Mile East Of Drexel-Alvernon Along Uprr Row (Lat: 32.146194 Lon: -110.887611), Type: 13.7, Overall height: 13.7 m, Registrant: 4025441777, Uplicensing@up.Com, 1400 DOUGLAS ST. STOP 0650
  • Thomas McGovern, 1 Mile East Of Drexel-Alvernon, Along Uprr Row. (Lat: 32.146194 Lon: -110.887611), Type: 13.7, Structure height: 04019 m, Overall height: 13.7 m, Registrant: 4025441777, Uplicensing@up.Com, 1400 DOUGLAS ST. STOP 0650
  • Thomas McGovern, 1 Mile East Of Drexel-Alvernon, Along Uprr Row. (Lat: 32.146194 Lon: -110.887611), Type: 13.7, Structure height: 04019 m, Overall height: 13.7 m, Registrant: 4025441777, Uplicensing@up.Com, 1400 DOUGLAS ST. STOP 0650

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED12$84,5871$71,09026$106,2602$24,1901$51,340
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$73,0700$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$86,8900$020$110,9841$39,5001$74,050
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$02$61,2209$110,5890$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$78,0000$02$135,7650$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0041.12

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED0$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$141,200
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0041.12

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (83%)
  • Electricity (14%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)

Drexel-Alvernon compared to Arizona state average:

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