Joseph City, Arizona

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Population in 2010: 1,386.
Males: 609  (43.9%)
Females: 777  (56.1%)
Median resident age:  26.9 years
Arizona median age:  37.5 years
Estimated median household income in 2016: $36,998
Joseph City:

$36,998
AZ:

$53,558

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $17,034

Joseph City CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $98,700
Joseph City:

$98,700
AZ:

$205,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $121,068; Detached houses: $139,746; Mobile homes: $55,715

Median gross rent in 2016: $653.

  • Races in Joseph City, AZ (2010)

    Joseph City races chart
    • 1,10779.9%White alone
    • 1289.2%American Indian alone
    • 1269.1%Hispanic
    • 221.6%Two or more races
    • 20.1%Black alone
    • 10.07%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Joseph City: 83.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (18.7%), Dutch (6.3%), Scottish (6.0%), German (4.1%), American (2.7%), Irish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

For population 25 years and over in Joseph City:

  • High school or higher: 93.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.8%

For population 15 years and over in Joseph City CDP:

  • Never married: 34.6%
  • Now married: 48.5%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 12.1%

26 residents are foreign born (1.6% Latin America, 0.6% North America).

This place:

2.2%
Arizona:

13.4%



According to our research of Arizona and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Joseph City, Arizona as of October 19, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Joseph City to the number of sex offenders is 578 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $600 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $703 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Coconino, AZ (67.4 miles , pop. 74,488).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Scottsdale, AZ (130.0 miles , pop. 202,705).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (140.3 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Little Colorado, AZ (2.4 miles ), Holbrook, AZ (3.2 miles ), Woodruff, AZ (4.5 miles) , Winslow, AZ (4.6 miles ), Winslow West, AZ (4.9 miles) , Dilkon, AZ (5.3 miles ), Indian Wells, AZ (5.8 miles ), Snowflake, AZ (5.8 miles ).

Latitude: 34.96 N, Longitude: 110.33 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 928

Joseph City household income distribution Joseph City home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

9.5%
Arizona:

6.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (22%)
  • Utilities (16%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (27%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (23%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)

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

Earthquake activity:

Joseph City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Arizona state average. It is 346% 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 357.0 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 348.1 miles away from Joseph City center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 329.8 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 349.1 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 338.7 miles away from Joseph City center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 491.0 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 (13).
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).

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Joseph City:

  • Coconino Community College (about 76 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 2,090)
  • Northern Arizona University (about 77 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 22,494)
  • Northcentral University (about 114 miles; Prescott Valley, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,927)
  • Yavapai College (about 124 miles; Prescott, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,258)
  • Paradise Valley Community College (about 132 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,259)
  • Scottsdale Community College (about 134 miles; Scottsdale, AZ; FT enrollment: 6,030)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc-Motorcycle Mechanics Institute Division (about 135 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,976)

Public schools in Joseph City:

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Notable location: Joseph City Fire District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Mesa Wash (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Joseph City: The Old Fort Historical Monument (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Dream Catcher Rv & Mobile Hm (4471 Main Street).

Hotel: Dream Catcher Rv & Mobile Hm (4471 Main Street).

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 2016: 18.9%
(2.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 45.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 49.3% for American Indian residents, 17.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.2 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  80.7%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.7%
Whole state:  7.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Arizona average:

12.5

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Joseph City 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 Joseph City:

  • KDJI (1270 AM; 5 kW; HOLBROOK, AZ; Owner: PETRACOM OF HOLBROOK, L.L.C.)
  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KVWM (970 AM; 5 kW; SHOW LOW, AZ; Owner: PETRACOM OF SHOW LOW, LLC)
  • KINO (1230 AM; 1 kW; WINSLOW, AZ; Owner: SUNFLOWER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KUAZ (1550 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Joseph City:

  • KJKI (98.9 FM; LEUPP, AZ; Owner: ORAIBI MEDIA ASSOCIATION)
  • KBMH (90.3 FM; HOLBROOK, AZ; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • KZUA (92.1 FM; HOLBROOK, AZ; Owner: PETRACOM OF HOLBROOK, L.L.C.)
  • K217CN (91.3 FM; HOLBROOK, AZ; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Joseph City:

  • K08HQ (Channel 8; CHINLE, AZ; Owner: KOB-TV, LLC)
  • KPHZ (Channel 11; HOLBROOK, AZ; Owner: NBC TELEMUNDO PHOENIX, INC.)

Joseph City fatal accident list:

Jun 9, 2001 07:55 PM, Sr-40b, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Sep 19, 2000 01:13 PM, 2nd North Av, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
Jun 4, 1984 08:50 PM, 40, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 21, 1979 06:25 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 44m144ftTotal length
  • 54,196Total average daily traffic
  • 25,056Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KA7VEC, Licensee ID: L00309566, Grant Date: 01/09/2004, Expiration Date: 01/09/2014, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2016, Registrant: Deborah M Mc Curdy, 8102 Frontage Rd., Joseph City, AZ 86032
  • Call Sign: KB7MUB, Licensee ID: L00421916, Grant Date: 01/06/2012, Expiration Date: 01/06/2022, Registrant: Merle J Kissling, Joseph City, AZ 86032
  • Call Sign: KB7YCQ, Licensee ID: L00309555, Grant Date: 01/09/2004, Expiration Date: 01/09/2014, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2016, Registrant: Duane E Mc Curdy, 8102 Frontage Rd., Joseph City, AZ 86032
  • Call Sign: KC6MEU, Licensee ID: L00339470, Grant Date: 05/25/2011, Expiration Date: 05/12/2020, Registrant: Lhindah L Straw, 4423 Fish Lane, Joseph City, AZ 86032
  • Call Sign: KC7QL, Licensee ID: L01292873, Grant Date: 07/09/2007, Expiration Date: 09/30/2017, Cancellation Date: 02/01/2010, Certifier: David R Legg, Registrant: David R Legg, 4520 4th N, Joseph City, AZ 86032
  • Call Sign: AE7EW, Previous Call Sign: KC7QL, Licensee ID: L01292873, Grant Date: 07/09/2007, Expiration Date: 09/30/2017, Certifier: David R Legg, Registrant: David R Legg, 4520 4th N, Joseph City, AZ 86032

Drinking water stations with addresses in Joseph City and their reported violations in the past:

JOSEPH CITY UTILITY (Population served: 1,500, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-23-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-06-2012)
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
  • 48 other older monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 18
  • Hazardous Condition: 3

Incident types - Joseph City

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Joseph City, AZ

Businesses in Joseph City, AZ

  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1
  • UPS: 1

Joseph City compared to Arizona state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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