Grand Canyon Village, Arizona

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Population in 2010: 2,004. Population change since 2000: +37.3%
Males: 1,184  (59.1%)
Females: 820  (40.9%)
Median resident age:  43.6 years
Arizona median age:  36.8 years

Zip codes: 86023.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $31,274 (it was $42,083 in 2000)
Grand Canyon Village:

$31,274
AZ:

$48,510

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,761 (it was $19,923 in 2000)

Grand Canyon Village CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $33,731 (it was $19,700 in 2000)
Grand Canyon Village:

$33,731
AZ:

$166,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $252,896; Detached houses: $300,384; Townhouses or other attached units: $258,782; In 2-unit structures: $371,974; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $147,114; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $159,754; Mobile homes: $76,688; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $12,332

Median gross rent in 2013: $312.

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  • Races in Grand Canyon Village, AZ (2010)

    Grand Canyon Village races chart
    • 1,20159.9%White alone
    • 35417.7%American Indian alone
    • 1798.9%Asian alone
    • 1738.6%Hispanic
    • 512.5%Two or more races
    • 402.0%Black alone
    • 60.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Grand Canyon Village detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Grand Canyon Village: 81.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (13.6%), German (11.0%), Irish (5.6%), French (5.2%), Polish (4.4%), Italian (3.7%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Elevation: 6760 feet

Land area: 13.4 square miles.

Population density: 149 people per square mile   (very low).

Grand Canyon Village, Arizona map

For population 25 years and over in Grand Canyon Village:

  • High school or higher: 90.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 9.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Grand Canyon Village CDP:

  • Never married: 35.5%
  • Now married: 43.4%
  • Separated: 7.3%
  • Widowed: 0.8%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

84 residents are foreign born (3.2% Latin America, 1.9% Europe, 1.2% Asia).

This place:

6.6%
Arizona:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $215

Grand Canyon Village satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Flagstaff, AZ (65.6 miles , pop. 52,894).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Scottsdale, AZ (170.9 miles , pop. 202,705).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (174.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Tusayan, AZ (2.3 miles ), Havasupai, AZ (5.1 miles ), Valle, AZ (5.3 miles ), Supai, AZ (5.8 miles) , Cameron, AZ (6.5 miles ), Bitter Springs, AZ (6.9 miles ), Tuba City, AZ (7.1 miles ), Moenkopi, AZ (7.2 miles ).

Latitude: 36.05 N, Longitude: 112.14 W

Grand Canyon Village household income distribution Grand Canyon Village home values distribution

Grand Canyon Village tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.6%
Arizona:

7.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (69%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (2%)
  • Other services, except public administration (2%)
  • Accommodation and food services (48%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Information (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (28%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (38%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Community and social service occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Grand Canyon Village: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Grand Canyon Village, Arizona

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Earthquake activity:

Grand Canyon Village-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Arizona state average. It is 510% 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 280.1 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 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 264.8 miles away from Grand Canyon Village center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 281.6 miles away from the city center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 392.9 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 311.4 miles away from Grand Canyon Village 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 300.0 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 Coconino County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 6, Floods: 6, Storms: 5, 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).
Grand Canyon Village topographic map

Amtrak station:

GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PAR (BRIGHT ANGEL LODGE) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, snack bar, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Grand Canyon Village:

  • Northern Arizona University (about 67 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 22,494)
  • Coconino Community College (about 68 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,090)
  • Northcentral University (about 101 miles; Prescott Valley, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,927)
  • Yavapai College (about 106 miles; Prescott, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,258)
  • Dixie State University (about 108 miles; Saint George, UT; FT enrollment: 6,485)
  • Mohave Community College (about 120 miles; Kingman, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,309)
  • Southern Utah University (about 124 miles; Cedar City, UT; FT enrollment: 6,522)

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Notable locations in Grand Canyon Village: Hermits Rest (A), South Entrance Station (B), Grand Canyon Railroad Station (C), Visitor Center Campground (D), Grand Canyon National Park Visitor Center (E), El Tovar Hotel (F), Bright Angel Lodge (G), Hermits Rest (H), Mary Jane Colter Lookout Studio (I), Hopi House (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Grand Canyon Village: El Cristo Rey Catholic Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Horsethief Tank (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Grand Canyon Village: Grand Canyon National Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Coconino 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 2012 was 67.8. This is about average.

City:

67.8
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 47.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

47.6
U.S.:

32.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 46.2%
(45.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 71.4% for Black residents, 27.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 61.6% for American Indian residents, 85.3% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This place:  1.9 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  40.7%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.9%
Whole state:  7.8%

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

People in group quarters in Grand Canyon Village in 2010:

  • 432 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 116 people in college/university student housing
  • 2 people in group homes intended for adults
39 people in other workers' dormitories in 2000

Grand Canyon Village compared to Arizona state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.6
Arizona average:

12.5

Grand Canyon Village travel time to work - commute Grand Canyon Village mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (70%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (19%)
  • Wood (11%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Grand Canyon Village CDP (based on Coconino County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other18,29754
Evangelical Protestant10,78598
Catholic6,7509
Mainline Protestant3,75618
Black Protestant1712
Orthodox1501
None94,512-
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: 20
Coconino County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

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

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Coconino County:

0.47 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 72
Coconino County:

5.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 162
Here:

12.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.8%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Coconino County:

21.5%
Arizona:

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

8.3%
State:

14.2%

8.70% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,512 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.70%
Arizona average:

5.73%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($230 average AGI)
Coconino County:

0.05%
Arizona average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Maricopa County, AZ  2.04% ($31,202 average AGI)
from Yavapai County, AZ  0.67% ($28,218)
from Navajo County, AZ  0.46% ($28,862)


10.04% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,688 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.04%
Arizona average:

5.60%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($266 average AGI)
Coconino County:

0.09%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Maricopa County, AZ  2.46% ($34,832 average AGI)
to Yavapai County, AZ  0.82% ($39,637)
to Navajo County, AZ  0.44% ($25,893)

Strongest AM radio stations in Grand Canyon Village:

  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KYET (1180 AM; 10 kW; WILLIAMS, AZ; Owner: GRAND CANYON GATEWAY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KXNT (840 AM; 50 kW; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KAFF (930 AM; 5 kW; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: GUYANN CORPORATION)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDXU (890 AM; 10 kW; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: WESTERN BROADCASTING, LS, LLC)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KAZM (780 AM; 5 kW; SEDONA, AZ; Owner: TABBACK BROADCASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Grand Canyon Village:

  • KNAG (90.3 FM; GRAND CANYON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS/NORTHERN ARIZONA UNIVERSITY)
  • KSGC (92.1 FM; TUSAYAN, AZ; Owner: TUSAYAN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KPLD (101.1 FM; KANAB, UT; Owner: MARATHON MEDIA GROUP, L.L.C.)
  • KJZA (89.5 FM; DRAKE, AZ; Owner: ST. PAUL BIBLE COLLEGE)
  • KWMX (96.7 FM; WILLIAMS, AZ; Owner: RED ROCK COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KNAD (91.7 FM; PAGE, AZ; Owner: AZ BOARD OF REGENTS FOR N. AZ UNIV.)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$74,880
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0019.00

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  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Accommodation and food services"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 100 cities with strongest arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services industries"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Accommodation and food services"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other workers' dormitories"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Arts, entertainment, and recreation"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Registered nurses"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Librarians, curators, and archivists"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Art and design workers"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average snowfall in a year"
  • #86 (86023) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of returns reporting salary or wage in 2004 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2006 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
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