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Population in 2012: 52,819 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: +25.9%
Males: 25,417  (48.1%)
Females: 27,402  (51.9%)

Median resident age:  50.3 years
Arizona median age:  33.8 years

Zip codes: 86406.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $37,108 (it was $36,499 in 2000)
Lake Havasu City:

$37,108
AZ:

$47,826
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $22,440

Lake Havasu City city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $168,886 (it was $96,300 in 2000)
Lake Havasu City:

$168,886
AZ:

$151,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $315,620; Detached houses: $325,116; Townhouses or other attached units: $362,505; In 2-unit structures: $254,554; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $147,321; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $185,566; Mobile homes: $129,553; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $12,663

Median gross rent in 2012: $884.

Recent home sales, real estate maps, and home value estimator for zip codes: 86403, 86404, 86406.

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Lake Havasu City races chart
  • White alone - 45,519 (86.4%)
  • Hispanic - 5,342 (10.1%)
  • Two or more races - 766 (1.5%)
  • Asian alone - 484 (0.9%)
  • Black alone - 350 (0.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 195 (0.4%)
  • Other race alone - 23 (0.04%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 17 (0.03%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Lake Havasu City: 88.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (20.1%), Irish (13.2%), English (11.1%), United States (5.3%), Italian (4.9%), French (3.3%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Incorporated in 1978

Land area: 43.0 square miles.

Population density: 1,227 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Lake Havasu City:

  • High school or higher: 89.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 10.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lake Havasu City city:

  • Never married: 19.5%
  • Now married: 58.7%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 7.4%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

2,669 residents are foreign born (1.5% Europe, 0.8% North America).

This city:  5.1%
Arizona:  13.4%



According to our research of Arizona and other state lists there were 34 registered sex offenders living in Lake Havasu City, Arizona as of November 01, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Lake Havasu City to the number of sex offenders is 1,554 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,235 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,179 (0.6%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Henderson, NV (113.9 miles , pop. 175,381).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (128.6 miles , pop. 478,434).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (144.3 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Desert Hills, AZ (2.3 miles ), Crystal Beach, AZ (2.7 miles ), Topock, AZ (4.3 miles) , Parker Strip, AZ (4.4 miles ), Cienega Springs, AZ (4.6 miles ), Bluewater, CA (4.7 miles ), Golden Shores, AZ (4.7 miles ), Bluewater, AZ (4.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 544 buildings, average cost: $89,000
  • 1998: 712 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 1999: 869 buildings, average cost: $89,800
  • 2000: 948 buildings, average cost: $95,600
  • 2001: 1133 buildings, average cost: $98,700
  • 2002: 1303 buildings, average cost: $98,700
  • 2003: 1361 buildings, average cost: $102,200
  • 2004: 1157 buildings, average cost: $109,700
  • 2005: 888 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2006: 536 buildings, average cost: $191,500
  • 2007: 231 buildings, average cost: $198,300
  • 2008: 67 buildings, average cost: $237,600
  • 2009: 67 buildings, average cost: $179,700
  • 2010: 81 buildings, average cost: $171,900
  • 2011: 90 buildings, average cost: $188,200
  • 2012: 141 buildings, average cost: $179,700

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Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 34.49 N, Longitude: 114.31 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,755 (-3.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 15,334 (79.1%)

Area code: 928

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Crime rates in Lake Havasu City by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2011 2012
Murders 111223351312
per 100,000 2.22.32.24.24.05.55.28.51.75.11.93.7
Rapes 0019817102018192610
per 100,000 0.00.02.219.015.830.917.434.131.232.548.818.7
Robberies 352101011118101237
per 100,000 6.711.54.521.119.820.019.113.617.420.55.613.1
Assaults 63577882801117710171726839
per 100,000 139.9131.4174.9172.8158.2201.8134.0172.1123.2123.3127.672.9
Burglaries 169228323263327315321307244323228256
per 100,000 375.2525.6724.2554.1646.8572.6558.7523.0423.5553.0428.0478.4
Thefts 1,0581,0391,2721,4761,4301,3451,2431,3881,0569559741,012
per 100,000 2348.82395.02852.03109.72828.42444.82163.52364.61832.81635.11828.41891.1
Auto thefts 8110414214217518215111885846688
per 100,000 179.8239.7318.4299.2346.1330.8262.8201.0147.5143.8123.9164.4
Arson 871374811108554
per 100,000 17.816.129.114.77.914.519.117.013.98.69.47.5
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 304.0) 170.4187.7234.8253.7246.3248.4205.3232.0174.5184.3184.6164.6

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Lake Havasu City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 115 (78 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.46
Arizona average:

1.99

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Lake Havasu City, Arizona accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

10.4%
Arizona:

8.3%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +17,100 (+68.8%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Cashiers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)

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Earthquake activity:

Lake Havasu City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Arizona state average. It is 98% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/22/1996 at 04:15:02, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 97.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/4/1993 at 00:36:53, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 ML) earthquake occurred 89.9 miles away from Lake Havasu City center
On 4/7/1992 at 00:39:09, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 90.3 miles away from the city center
On 4/1/1994 at 17:17:33, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 96.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/21/2000 at 19:35:39, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 ML, Depth: 2.2 mi) earthquake occurred 94.4 miles away from Lake Havasu City center
On 8/10/2003 at 00:33:23, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 66.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Mohave County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lake Havasu City topographic map

Birthplace of: Crystal Harris - Singer, Ryan Reynolds (American football) - Football player.


Hospitals/medical centers in Lake Havasu City:

  • LAKE HAVASU DIALYSIS (FMC) (Dialysis Facility, 1761 MCCULLOCH BLVD STE G)
  • HAVASU REGIONAL MED CENTER HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, 1851 MESQUITE BOULEVARD, SUITE 206)
  • HAVASU REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care Hospitals,Proprietary, provides emergency services, 101 CIVIC CENTER LANE)
  • HOSPICE OF HAVASU, INC. (Hospital, 365 SOUTH LAKE HAVASU AVE)
  • HAVASU NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, 3576 KEARSAGE DRIVE)
  • HAVASU SAMARITAN REGIONAL HOSPITAL (Nursing Home, 101 CIVIC CENTER LANE)
  • LAKE HILLS INN (Nursing Home, 2781 OSBORN DRIVE)

Political contributions by individuals in Lake Havasu City, AZ

Airports and heliports located in Lake Havasu City:


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Amtrak station:

LAKE HAVASU CITY (RAMADA INN, 271 S. LAKE HAVASU AVE.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, call for car rental service, taxi stand.

Local government website: www.ci.lake-havasu-city.az.us

Colleges/Universities in Lake Havasu City:

  • Charles of Italy Beauty College (Full-time enrollment: 87; Location: 1987 McCulloch Blvd, Suite 205; Private, for-profit; Website: www.charlesofitaly.edu)
  • Modern Techniques Beauty College (FT enrollment: 27; Location: 2060 West Acoma Blvd Ste 101; Private, for-profit)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lake Havasu City:

  • University of Nevada-Las Vegas (about 122 miles; Las Vegas, NV; Full-time enrollment: 19,233)
  • College of Southern Nevada (about 127 miles; Las Vegas, NV; FT enrollment: 10,108)
  • Arizona Western College (about 127 miles; Yuma, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,672)
  • University of Phoenix-Las Vegas Campus (about 129 miles; Las Vegas, NV; FT enrollment: 3,102)
  • College of the Desert (about 131 miles; Palm Desert, CA; FT enrollment: 3,751)
  • Estrella Mountain Community College (about 134 miles; Avondale, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,121)
  • Imperial Valley College (about 135 miles; Imperial, CA; FT enrollment: 4,082)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Lake Havasu City:

Private elementary/middle schools in Lake Havasu City:

  • CALVARY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 256; Location: 1605 MCCULLOCH BLVD S; Grades: PK - 8)
  • GUIDING LIGHT CHRISTIAN EDUCATIONAL CENTER (Students: 129; Location: 220 MESCAL LN; Grades: PK - 1)
  • OUR SAVIOUR LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 41; Location: 3045 ARAPAHO DR; Grades: PK - 10)
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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • other zip codes are 86405 and 86404. added by mandy

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Notable locations in Lake Havasu City: Lake Harasu Golf Course (A), Aviation Square Industrial Business Park (B), Easystreet Industrial Center (C), Havasu Commerce Center (D), Kiowa Business Park (E), Lake Havasu City Municipal Court (F), Lake Havasu Museum of History (G), Mohave County Library District Lake Havasu City Branch (H), Lake Havasu City Fire Department Station 5 (I), Lake Havasu City Fire Department Station 4 (J), Lake Havasu City Fire Department Station 3 (K), Lake Havasu City Fire Department Station 2 (L), Lake Havasu City Fire Department Station 1 (M), Lake Havasu City Police Department (N). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: McCulloch Center Shopping Center (1), Smith's Plaza Shopping Center (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lake Havasu City include: Hilltop Community Church (A), Havasu Christian Church (B), Grace Episcopal Church (C), God's Grace Church (D), First Church of Christ Scientist (E), Community Presbyterian Church (F), Christ Alive Worship Center (G), Calvary Chapel of Lake Havasu (H), Calvary Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Lake Havasu Memorial Gardens (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Sandwood Drain (A), San Juan Drain (B), Sage Drain (C), Smoketree Wash (D), Falls Springs Wash (E), Agua Wash (F), Pima Wash (G), Baysinger Drain (H), Broadwater Drain (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Spot (Amusement & Theme Parks; 3612 Jamaica Boulevard South) (1), Havasu Hot Laps (Amusement & Theme Parks; 525 Lake Havasu Avenue North) (2), Lake Havasu Tourism Bureau (314 London Bridge Road) (3), Bridgewater Banquets & Catering (Tours & Charters; 1477 Queens Bay) (4), Arizona Watersports (Tours & Charters; 655 Kiowa Ave) (5), Bluewater Jetboat Tours (Tours & Charters; 501 English Village) (6), Action Adventure Rentals Inc. (Tours & Charters; 440 London Bridge Rd. # 2) (7). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Motel 6 Lakeside (111 London Bridge Road) (1), Agave Inn Agave Retail Plaza (1420 McCulloch Boulevard North) (2), Havasu Travelodge (480 London Bridge Road) (3), Best Western Lake Place Inn (31 Wings Loop) (4), McCulloch Realty Corporation - Rentals- Vacation Rental Center (2035 North Palo Verde) (5), Hidden Palms All Suite Inn (2100 SWanson Avenue) (6), Bridgeview Motel (101 London Bridge Road) (7), A Step Above (2190 Birch Square) (8), Nautical Inn Resort (1000 McCulloch Blvd) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Lake Havasu City City - Consolidated Courts (2001 College Drive) (1), Mohave County - Superior Court Judges- Superior Court Judge- Divisio (2001 College Drive) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

 
Mohave County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

LAKE HAVASU, CITY OF (Population served: 43000, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 6 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Lake Havasu City that have no violations reported:

  • HAVASU HEIGHTS DWID (Population served: 412, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 13.4%
(12.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.1% for Black residents, 19.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.7% for American Indian residents, 62.2% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 14.1% for other race residents, 19.8% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  66.1%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.7%
Whole state:  7.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Lake Havasu City, AZ

People in group quarters in Lake Havasu City in 2010:

  • 142 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 21 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 14 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 11 people in college/university student housing
  • 9 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 4 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Lake Havasu City in 2000:

  • 233 people in nursing homes
  • 73 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 12 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 3 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards

Lake Havasu City compared to Arizona state average:

Lake Havasu City, Arizona environmental map by EPA

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  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.


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Banks with most branches in Lake Havasu City (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Lake Havasu City-Southside Basha's B, Lake Havasu City Branch, Lake Havasu City Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Lake Havasu North Branch, Lake Havasu Branch, Lake Havasu Airport Branch. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Mohave State Bank: Lake Havasu Avenue Branch at 1021 North Lake Havasu Avenue, branch established on 2003/03/17; at 1771 Mcculloch Boulevard, branch established on 1991/10/15. Info updated 2010/07/22: Bank assets: $282.8 mil, Deposits: $243.7 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: State Bank Corp.
  • Horizon Community Bank: at 225 North Lake Havasu Avenue, branch established on 2002/12/09. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $156.3 mil, Deposits: $141.5 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Horizon Bancorp, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Acoma And Lake Havasu Branch at 10 South Acoma Boulevard, branch established on 1969/04/25. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • National Bank of Arizona: Lake Havasu Branch at 1041 North Lake Havasu Avenue, branch established on 2004/12/08. Info updated 2008/09/11: Bank assets: $4,485.6 mil, Deposits: $3,731.3 mil, headquarters in Tucson, AZ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 73 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation
  • SunBank, National Association: Lake Havasu In Store Branch at 5695 Hwy 95 N, branch established on 2008/06/11. Info updated 2010/07/12: Bank assets: $31.4 mil, Deposits: $23.9 mil, headquarters in Phoenix, AZ, negative income in the last year, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Dickinson Financial Corporation Ii
  • First Savings Bank: Lake Havasu City Branch at 1041 Acoma Blvd South, branch established on 2003/08/18. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $436.6 mil, Deposits: $352.8 mil, headquarters in Beresford, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 22 total offices
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Lake Havasu City Albertsons Branch at 1980 Mcculloch Blvd North, branch established on 2003/06/13. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Lake Havasu City, Arizona:

  • Blue Danube Inn, 2176 Birch SQ, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403 , Phone: (928) 855-5566, Fax: (928) 855-4844
  • Quality Inn & Suites, 271 S Lk Havasu Ave, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403 , Phone: (928) 855-1111, Fax: (928) 505-8681
  • Ramada London Bridge Resort, 1477 Queens Bay, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403 , Phone: (928) 855-0888
  • Island Inn Hotel, 1300 W Mcculloch Blvd, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403 , Phone: (928) 680-0606, Fax: (928) 680-4218
  • Sands Resort, 2040 Mesquite Ave, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403 , Phone: (800) 521-0360, Fax: (928) 453-1802
  • Howard Johnson Express Inn, 335 London BRG Rd, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403 , Phone: (928) 453-4656, Fax: (928) 680-4561
  • Travelodge-havasu, 480 London BRG Rd, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403 , Phone: (928) 680-9202
  • Hampton Inn Lake Havasu, 245 London Bridge Rd, Lake Havasu City, AZ 86403 , Phone: (928) 855-4071, Fax: (928) 855-2379
  • 4 other hotels and motels
All 12 fire-safe hotels and motels in Lake Havasu City, Arizona

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Lake Havasu City travel time to work - commute


Lake Havasu City mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (84%)
  • Utility gas (13%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Lake Havasu City city (based on Mohave County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 28.00%
Here28.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaAssemblies of God
Adherents51.2%11.5%11.4%4.5%3.6%
Congregations4.3%13.0%14.1%3.3%9.8%
NameUnited Methodist ChurchMuslim EstimatePresbyterian Church (USA)Christian Churches and Churches of ChristOther
Adherents3.5%1.9%1.4%1.3%9.5%
Congregations3.3%1.1%2.2%4.3%44.6%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 24
Mohave County:

1.23 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Mohave County:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 71
Mohave County:

3.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 134
Here:

6.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.3%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Mohave County:

26.2%
Arizona:

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

12.0%
State:

14.2%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 36$138,777$46,2592$5,740
Other Government Administration 14$69,057$59,1920$0
Judicial and Legal 23$84,033$43,8435$4,739
Police Protection - Officers 83$474,743$68,6380$0
Police - Other 26$92,424$42,65716$29,165
Firefighters 74$436,067$70,71416$35,006
Fire - Other 5$24,267$58,2412$2,354
Streets and Highways 33$129,075$46,9364$8,604
Airports 5$21,059$50,5423$4,847
Sewerage 21$86,577$49,4731$1,210
Parks and Recreation 43$165,336$46,140113$118,544
Housing and Community Development(Local) 28$123,426$52,8970$0
Water Supply 43$162,235$45,2759$13,390
Transit 15$40,456$32,36527$42,872
Other and Unallocable 33$152,435$55,4313$4,352
Totals for Government 482$2,199,967$54,771201$270,823

Lake Havasu City government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $7,297,000 ($138.15)
    Sewerage: $6,089,000 ($115.28)
    Water Utilities: $3,758,000 ($71.15)
    Air Transportation: $138,000 ($2.61)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $6,935,000 ($131.30)
    Water Utilities: $6,005,000 ($113.69)
    Fire Protection: $5,193,000 ($98.32)
    Regular Highways: $4,531,000 ($85.78)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,822,000 ($72.36)
    Sewerage: $3,198,000 ($60.55)
    Central Staff Services: $2,496,000 ($47.26)
    General - Other: $1,774,000 ($33.59)
    Transit Utilities: $1,191,000 ($22.55)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,180,000 ($22.34)
    Air Transportation: $622,000 ($11.78)
    Financial Administration: $580,000 ($10.98)
    Solid Waste Management: $347,000 ($6.57)
    Health Services - Other: $139,000 ($2.63)
    Housing & Community Development: $36,000 ($0.68)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,050,000 ($19.88)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $609,000 ($11.53)
    Regular Highways: $319,000 ($6.04)
    Transit Utilities: $249,000 ($4.71)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $21,050,000 ($398.53)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $300,000 ($5.68)

Lake Havasu City government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $420,000 ($7.95)
  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,108,000 ($58.84)
    All Other: $682,000 ($12.91)
    Solid Waste Management: $635,000 ($12.02)
    Parks & Recreation: $397,000 ($7.52)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Transit Utilities: $723,000 ($13.69)
    Housing & Community Development: $36,000 ($0.68)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,411,000 ($26.71)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,037,000 ($19.63)
    Rents: $23,000 ($0.44)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $8,674,000 ($164.22)
    Transit Utilities: $335,000 ($6.34)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $9,663,000 ($182.95)
    Highways: $3,933,000 ($74.46)
    All Other: $3,340,000 ($63.23)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $14,069,000 ($266.36)
    Property: $6,531,000 ($123.65)
    NEC: $2,620,000 ($49.60)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,151,000 ($21.79)

Lake Havasu City government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $4,650,000 ($88.04)
    Industrial Revenue: $792,000 ($14.99)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $22,436,000 ($424.77)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $18,835,000 ($356.60)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $535,000 ($10.13)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $3,065,000 ($58.03)
    Other, NEC: $891,000 ($16.87)
    Industrial Revenue: $592,000 ($11.21)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $200,000 ($3.79)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $2,710,000 ($51.31)
    Water Utilities: $1,050,000 ($19.88)

Lake Havasu City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,338,000 ($25.33)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $47,032,000 ($890.44)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $2,029,000 ($38.41)

11.26% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($40,826 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.26%
Arizona average:

8.20%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($146 average AGI)
Mohave County:

0.06%
Arizona average:

0.18%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Clark County, NV  1.13% ($37,636 average AGI)
from Los Angeles County, CA  1.00% ($49,169)
from San Bernardino County, CA  0.89% ($40,931)


7.89% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,888 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.89%
Arizona average:

5.96%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($134 average AGI)
Mohave County:

0.04%
Arizona average:

0.10%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Clark County, NV  0.92% ($33,362 average AGI)
to Maricopa County, AZ  0.67% ($37,706)
to San Bernardino County, CA  0.36% ($29,662)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lake Havasu City:

  • KNTR (980 AM; 1 kW; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: STEVEN M. GREELEY)
  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KLPZ (1380 AM; 3 kW; PARKER, AZ; Owner: KEITH DOUGLAS LEARN)
  • 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.)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFMB (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN DIEGO, CA; Owner: MIDWEST TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPLS (830 AM; 50 kW; ORANGE, CA; Owner: CRN LICENSES, LLC)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lake Havasu City:

  • KRRK (101.1 FM; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: SMOKE AND MIRRORS, LLC)
  • K263AI (100.5 FM; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: DONALD F. HENDREN)
  • KZUL-FM (104.5 FM; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: MAD DOG WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KRCY-FM (96.7 FM; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: RICK L. MURPHY)
  • KJJJ (102.3 FM; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: STEVEN M. GREELEY)
  • K236AC (95.1 FM; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: TOWER COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KNLB (91.1 FM; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: NEW LIFE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)
  • K256AA (99.1 FM; KINGMAN, AZ; Owner: CAROL L. VINE DBA VINE COMMUNICATNS)
  • K264AB (100.7 FM; KINGMAN, AZ; Owner: CAROL L. VINE DBA VINE COMMUNICATNS)
  • K268AC (101.5 FM; KINGMAN, AZ; Owner: CAROL L. VINE DBA VINE COMMUNICATNS)
  • KFLG-FM (94.7 FM; KINGMAN, AZ; Owner: CAMERON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K242AQ (96.3 FM; KINGMAN, AZ; Owner: DONALD F. HENDREN)
  • KRRN (92.7 FM; DOLAN SPRINGS, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K224BV (92.7 FM; KINGMAN, AZ; Owner: RICHARD R. FULKERSON)
  • K280EH (103.9 FM; KINGMAN, AZ; Owner: JANE G. BREDER)
  • KGMN (100.1 FM; KINGMAN, AZ; Owner: NEW WEST BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • K220DS (91.9 FM; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: NEVADA PUBLIC RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KNKK (107.1 FM; NEEDLES, CA; Owner: CAMERON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KADD (93.5 FM; LAUGHLIN, NV; Owner: M&M BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KWFH (90.1 FM; PARKER, AZ; Owner: DESERT VIEW BAPTIST CHURCH)

TV broadcast stations around Lake Havasu City:

  • K25AL (Channel 25; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: LAKE HAVASU CHRISTIAN TELEVISION)
  • KLHU-CA (Channel 45; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: TV 45 PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
  • K23BJ (Channel 23; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: TRI-STATE BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • K52AX (Channel 52; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: MOHAVE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS)
  • K17DA (Channel 17; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: KAZT, L.L.C.)
  • K21EA (Channel 21; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: MOHAVE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS)
  • K43GJ (Channel 43; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: MOHAVE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS)
  • K46GI (Channel 46; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: MOHAVE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS)
  • K47FQ (Channel 64; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: MOHAVE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS)
  • K58BJ (Channel 58; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: MOHAVE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS)
  • K56BU (Channel 56; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: MOHAVE COUNTY BOARD OF SUPERVISORS)
  • K15CR (Channel 15; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Lake Havasu City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 52
Total length: 106 meters (348ft)
Total costs: $25,206,000
Total average daily traffic: 544,373
Total average daily truck traffic: 40,070

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1970-1979: 17
  • 1980-1989: 3
  • 1990-1999: 16
  • 2000-2009: 16
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Lake Havasu City, AZ



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED175$139,328471$143,359861$169,66029$119,3880$0552$150,3062$68,620
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$148,56024$159,838104$198,9256$158,2470$043$189,3521$28,330
APPLICATIONS DENIED49$128,63679$168,007408$199,11628$73,9552$189,000176$172,19210$114,801
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN17$139,56648$147,670194$175,08814$126,6640$080$163,3881$61,960
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS3$140,9935$116,41841$184,8522$170,5000$015$144,0780$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed mortgage data for all 9 tracts in Lake Havasu City, AZ

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED20$137,2664$212,48014$146,124
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$181,5703$245,0676$216,772
APPLICATIONS DENIED9$218,7935$212,4925$196,870
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$48,8902$241,0002$241,000
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$130,3000$01$126,000
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 259
  • Hazardous Condition: 358
  • Service Call: 37
  • Good Intent Call: 59

Incident types - Lake Havasu City


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

Most common first names in Lake Havasu City, AZ among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert29972.1 years
John29774.1 years
William27074.4 years
James22172.5 years
Mary21279.0 years
Richard15771.6 years
Charles15673.9 years
Dorothy13478.6 years
George12875.7 years
Donald11372.5 years
Most common last names in Lake Havasu City, AZ among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith8876.8 years
Johnson8074.2 years
Jones4876.5 years
Brown4476.7 years
Anderson4375.0 years
Williams4273.8 years
Miller3778.3 years
Taylor3374.9 years
Nelson3176.4 years
Davis3075.3 years
Businesses in Lake Havasu City, AZ
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2Little Caesars Pizza1
Ace Hardware2Lowe's1
Albertsons1MasterBrand Cabinets2
Arby's1McDonald's2
AutoZone1Motel 62
Big O Tires1Motherhood Maternity1
CVS1New Balance4
Cinnabon 1Nike2
Curves1Panda Express1
Dairy Queen1Payless1
Days Inn1PetSmart1
Decora Cabinetry1Pizza Hut2
Dennys1Quality1
Discount Tire1Red Robin1
Domino's Pizza1Rodeway Inn1
FedEx12Sprint Nextel3
GameStop1Staples1
Goodwill1Starbucks3
H&R Block1Subway5
Hobby Lobby1Super 81
Home Depot1Travelodge1
JCPenney1U-Haul4
KFC1UPS11
Kmart1Vans4
Knights Inn1Walgreens1
Kroger1Walmart1
Lane Furniture1Wendy's1
Browse common businesses in Lake Havasu City, AZ


Lake Havasu City on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Motor vehicle and parts dealers (population 50,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (population 50,000+)"
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  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers (population 50,000+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores (population 50,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the hottest summers"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of days clear of clouds (population 50,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average sunshine amount (population 50,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of workers with very short commute times (9 minutes or less) (population 50,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage population increases in the 1990s) (population 50,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage increase in population in the 1990s (pop 50,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest daily high temperatures"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with most building permits per 1,000 residents in 2004-2006 (population 50,000+)"
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  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with high-earning residents located near cities with low-earning residents (pop 50,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage population increase from 2000 to 2006 (population 50,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most White Non-Hispanic residents (pop 50,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average temperatures (population 50,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Nonmetallic mineral products (population 50,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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Total of 33 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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