Havasupai, Arizona

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Population in July 2007: 549.
Males: 263  (47.9%)
Females: 286  (52.1%)
Median resident age:  24.9 years
Arizona median age:  34.2 years

Zip code: 86435

Estimated median household income in 2016: $28,965 (it was $20,114 in 2000)
Havasupai:

$28,965
AZ:

$53,558

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $10,287 (it was $7,422 in 2000)

Havasupai CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $44,715 (it was $20,500 in 2000)
Havasupai:

$44,715
AZ:

$205,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $289,066; Detached houses: $318,824; Townhouses or other attached units: $239,003; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $172,128; Mobile homes: $78,993
  • Races in Havasupai, AZ (2000)

    Havasupai races chart
    • 44989.3%American Indian alone
    • 458.9%White alone
    • 91.8%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Havasupai: 81.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Land area: 276.1 square miles.

Population density: 2.0 people per square mile   (very low).

Havasupai, Arizona map

For population 25 years and over in Havasupai:

  • High school or higher: 53.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 14.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 53.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Havasupai CCD:

  • Never married: 44.1%
  • Now married: 44.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 1.8%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

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

Havasupai CCD:  1.0% ($199)
Arizona:  0.9% ($962)
Havasupai satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Flagstaff, AZ (84.7 miles , pop. 52,894).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (146.3 miles , pop. 478,434).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (182.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Supai, AZ (2.8 miles) , Grand Canyon Village, AZ (5.1 miles ), Tusayan, AZ (5.4 miles ), Hualapai, AZ (5.9 miles) , Valle, AZ (6.5 miles ), Kaibab, AZ (7.3 miles ), Moccasin, AZ (7.4 miles) , Fredonia, AZ (7.5 miles ).

Latitude: 36.13 N, Longitude: 112.60 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 928

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.4%
Arizona:

6.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (27%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • U. S. Postal service (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (29%)
  • U. S. Postal service (18%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Computer and electronic products (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Public administration (12%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (14%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (13%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (13%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (9%)
  • Religious workers (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (29%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (18%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (18%)
  • Child care workers (12%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (12%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (12%)

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

Average climate in Havasupai, Arizona

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Havasupai-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Arizona state average. It is 543% 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 259.9 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 243.6 miles away from Havasupai center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 368.3 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 267.5 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 299.0 miles away from Havasupai center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 402.1 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 (13).
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).

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Havasupai:

  • Northern Arizona University (about 85 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 22,494)
  • Coconino Community College (about 86 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,090)
  • Dixie State University (about 86 miles; Saint George, UT; FT enrollment: 6,485)
  • Mohave Community College (about 101 miles; Kingman, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,309)
  • Northcentral University (about 108 miles; Prescott Valley, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,927)
  • Southern Utah University (about 110 miles; Cedar City, UT; FT enrollment: 6,522)
  • Yavapai College (about 111 miles; Prescott, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,258)

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Notable locations in Havasupai: Hualapai Hilltop (A), Topocoba Hilltop (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Hidden Log Tank (A), Little Jim Tank (B), Mexican Jack Tank (C), Moqui Tank (D), Newman Tank (E), Rock Tanks (F), Sinyala Tank (G), Watahomigie Tank (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Black Tank Wash (A), Cataract Creek (B), Pasture Wash (C), Prairie Wash (D), Heather Wash (E), Coconino Wash (F). Display/hide their locations 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
Average household size:
This place:  4.5 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  83.0%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  18.0%
Whole state:  7.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 2.0% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

50.2%
Whole state:

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

32.9%
Whole state:

6.2%
10 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Arizona average:

13.1

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Havasupai CCD (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 Havasupai:

  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)
  • KXNT (840 AM; 50 kW; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • 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)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KDXU (890 AM; 10 kW; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: WESTERN BROADCASTING, LS, LLC)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KUNF (1210 AM; 10 kW; WASHINGTON, UT; Owner: MARATHON MEDIA GROUP, L.L.C.)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZNU (1450 AM; 10 kW; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: AM RADIO 1450, INC.)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Havasupai:

  • KNAG (90.3 FM; GRAND CANYON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS/NORTHERN ARIZONA UNIVERSITY)
  • KPLD (101.1 FM; KANAB, UT; Owner: MARATHON MEDIA GROUP, L.L.C.)
  • KZHK (95.9 FM; ST. GEORGE, UT; Owner: MARVIN KENT FRANDSEN)
  • KJZA (89.5 FM; DRAKE, AZ; Owner: ST. PAUL BIBLE COLLEGE)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • 4,602Total average daily traffic
  • 184Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,612Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (60%)
  • Electricity (32%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

Havasupai compared to Arizona state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below 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 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.

Havasupai on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people driving a car to work alone (population 500+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least cars per house, population 500+"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 100 cities with longest commuting times"
  • #25 (86435) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of German first ancestries"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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