Maricopa, Arizona

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Population in 2014: 47,442 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: +4461.7%
Males: 23,315  (49.1%)
Females: 24,127  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  34.1 years
Arizona median age:  36.8 years

Zip codes: 85138.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $65,808 (it was $30,625 in 2000)
Maricopa:

$65,808
AZ:

$48,510

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,389 (it was $9,175 in 2000)

Maricopa CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $148,250 (it was $75,500 in 2000)
Maricopa:

$148,250
AZ:

$166,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $145,453; Detached houses: $143,944; Townhouses or other attached units: $236,794; Mobile homes: $48,931

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,263.

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  • Races in Maricopa, AZ (2013)

    Maricopa races chart
    • 27,23460.8%White alone
    • 9,76921.8%Hispanic
    • 4,2929.6%Black alone
    • 1,6933.8%Asian alone
    • 1,0582.4%Two or more races
    • 5951.3%American Indian alone
    • 2050.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 240.05%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Maricopa: 92.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (13.2%), Irish (8.9%), English (7.9%), Polish (3.3%), United States (3.2%), Scottish (1.7%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Incorporated in 2003

Land area: 4.04 square miles.

Population density: 11,752 people per square mile   (high).

Maricopa,AZ real estate house value index trend

Maricopa, Arizona map

For population 25 years and over in Maricopa:

  • High school or higher: 91.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.4%
  • Unemployed: 7.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Maricopa CDP:

  • Never married: 29.8%
  • Now married: 55.9%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 2.2%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

4,157 residents are foreign born (4.5% Latin America, 1.1% North America).

This place:

9.2%
Arizona:

13.5%



According to our research of Arizona and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Maricopa, Arizona as of August 30, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Maricopa to the number of sex offenders is 44,803 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,663 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,355 (0.9%)

Maricopa satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Chandler, AZ (19.8 miles , pop. 176,581).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Mesa, AZ (30.0 miles , pop. 396,375).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (32.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Ak-Chin Village, AZ (1.4 miles ), Sacate Village, AZ (2.6 miles) , Casa Blanca, AZ (3.2 miles ), Wet Camp Village, AZ (3.2 miles ), Sweet Water Village, AZ (3.6 miles) , Stanfield, AZ (3.6 miles ), Goodyear Village, AZ (3.7 miles ), Stotonic Village, AZ (3.9 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2005: 6613 buildings, average cost: $16,500
  • 2006: 2471 buildings, average cost: $159,800
  • 2007: 2535 buildings, average cost: $159,800
  • 2008: 22 buildings, average cost: $169,900
  • 2009: 397 buildings, average cost: $186,700
  • 2010: 188 buildings, average cost: $171,800
  • 2011: 120 buildings, average cost: $177,700
  • 2012: 283 buildings, average cost: $180,200
  • 2013: 446 buildings, average cost: $192,500
  • 2014: 284 buildings, average cost: $217,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.06 N, Longitude: 112.05 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 520

Maricopa household income distribution Maricopa home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 73 (62 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.36
Arizona average:

1.88
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.6%
Arizona:

6.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Maricopa, Arizona

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Maricopa-area historical earthquake activity is near Arizona state average. It is 413% 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 269.8 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 211.7 miles away from Maricopa center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
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 271.7 miles away from the city center
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 217.3 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 209.2 miles away from Maricopa center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 420.5 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 Pinal County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Fires: 3, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Maricopa topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Maricopa:

  • AK-CHIN DIALYSIS (FMC) (16536 N MARICOPA RD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Maricopa:

  • SUN LAKES DIALYSIS (FMC) (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; SUN LAKES, AZ)

Airports, heliports and other landing facilities located in Maricopa:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Maricopa:

  • Chandler-Gilbert Community College (about 22 miles; Chandler, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 8,047)
  • South Mountain Community College (about 23 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,736)
  • Central Arizona College (about 24 miles; Coolidge, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,893)
  • University of Phoenix-Phoenix Campus (about 25 miles; Tempe, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,862)
  • University of Phoenix-Online Campus (about 25 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 155,655)
  • Rio Salado College (about 25 miles; Tempe, AZ; FT enrollment: 14,894)
  • Mesa Community College (about 26 miles; Mesa, AZ; FT enrollment: 14,726)

Public schools in Maricopa:

  • MARICOPA HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,536, Location: 45012 W. HONEYCUTT AVE.)
  • MARICOPA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 787, Location: 18150 N. ALTERRA PKWY., Charter school)
  • MARICOPA WELLS MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 721, Location: 45725 W. HONEYCUTT AVE., Charter school)
  • DESERT WIND MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 684, Location: 35565 WEST HONEYCUTT ROAD)
  • SADDLEBACK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 591, Location: 18600 N. PORTER ROAD, Charter school)
  • SANTA CRUZ ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 535, Location: 19845 N. COSTA DEL SOL RD., Charter school)
  • SANTA ROSA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 466, Location: 21400 N. SANTA ROSA DR., Charter school)
  • PIMA BUTTE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 451, Location: 42202 W. RANCHO EL DORADO PKW)
  • MOBILE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 14, Location: 42798 S. 99TH AVENUE)
  • CAVIT - MARICOPA UNIFIED (Location: 45012 W. HONEYCUTT AVE)
  • LEGACY TRADITIONAL SCHOOL - MARICOPA (Location: 17760 N. REGENT DRIVE, Charter school)
  • LEADING EDGE ACADEMY MARICOPA (Location: 18700 N. PORTER ROAD, Charter school)
  • HOLSTEINER AGRICULTURAL SCHOOL (Location: 44400 WEST HONEYCUTT RD, Charter school)
  • CAMINO MONTESSORI (Location: 44301 WEST MARICOPA/CASA GRAND, Charter school)
  • SEQUOIA PATHWAY ACADEMY (Location: 19265 N. PORTER RD., Charter school)
  • BUTTERFIELD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 43800 WEST HONEYCUTT ROAD, Charter school)
  • SANTA ROSA PRESCHOOL (Location: 21400 N. SANTA ROSA DR)
  • SADDLEBACK PRESCHOOL (Location: 18600 N. PORTER RD.)
See full list of schools located in Maricopa

Library in Maricopa:

  • MARICOPA PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $502,911; Location: 44240 WEST MARICOPA/CASA GRANDE HWY; 16,045 books; 813 audio materials; 1,355 video materials; 39 state licensed databases; 26 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Maricopa: Maricopa Railroad Station (A), Mammoth City Hall (B), Maricopa Fire Department Station 574 (C), City of Maricopa Police Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Maricopa include: Maricopa First Baptist Church (A), Maricopa Community Church (B), Maricopa Assembly of God (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Court: Pinal County Government - Justice Of Peace Precinct 12 (44625 West Garvey Avenue).

Pinal 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 390. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

390
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.392. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.392
U.S.:

0.293

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 30.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 45.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

45.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.61. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.61
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 6.7%
(5.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.7% for Black residents, 8.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 25.4% for American Indian residents, 1.8% for other race residents, 6.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.0 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  77.4%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  9.6%
Whole state:  7.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Maricopa, Arizona environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Maricopa (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Maricopa Branch at 21044 John Wayne Parkway, branch established on 2004/07/14; Maricopa Branch at 20885 N John Wayne Pkwy, branch established on 2005/08/10. 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
  • Bank of America, National Association: Maricopa Banking Branch at 20944 North John Wayne Parkway, branch established on 2004/10/25. 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
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Maricopa Banking Center Branch at 21650 North John Wayne Parkway, branch established on 2006/04/10. 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.
  • New York Community Bank: 20750 N. John Wayne Parkway Branch at 20750 N. John Wayne Parkway, branch established on 2008/06/02. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $39,468.7 mil, Deposits: $20,709.8 mil, headquarters in Westbury, NY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 247 total offices, Holding Company: New York Community Bancorp, Inc.
  • Great Western Bank: Maricopa Branch at 19750 W John Wayne Parkway, branch established on 1998/09/02. Info updated 2010/06/08: Bank assets: $8,458.0 mil, Deposits: $6,362.5 mil, headquarters in Watertown, SD, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 187 total offices, Holding Company: National Australia Bank Limited

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Arizona average:

12.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Maricopa CDP (based on Pinal County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic39,26820
Evangelical Protestant20,514155
Other15,39445
Mainline Protestant5,86921
Black Protestant3693
Orthodox2001
None294,156-
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: 34
Pinal County:

1.13 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Pinal County:

0.37 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 60
Pinal County:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 107
Here:

3.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Pinal County:

28.1%
Arizona:

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

12.4%
State:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Maricopa:

47.0%
State:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.5%
Arizona:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.6
Arizona:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.3%
Arizona:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Maricopa:

8.9%
Arizona:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Maricopa:

6.8
Arizona:

6.8

Overweight people:
Maricopa:

34.5%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
Maricopa:

55.8%
Arizona:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Maricopa:

81.6%
State:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Maricopa, AZ Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 12$66,639$66,6390$0
Other Government Administration 20$72,434$43,4600$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$4,554
Police Protection - Officers 46$275,003$71,7400$0
Police - Other 14$78,350$67,1570$0
Firefighters 55$339,849$74,1490$0
Fire - Other 8$48,373$72,5600$0
Streets and Highways 3$11,913$47,6520$0
Solid Waste Management 8$37,827$56,7410$0
Parks and Recreation 5$19,605$47,0522$2,994
Transit 1$5,088$61,0560$0
Local Libraries 9$25,768$34,3570$0
Other and Unallocable 19$96,731$61,0936$2,482
Totals for Government 200$1,077,580$64,65511$10,030

11.03% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,016 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.03%
Arizona average:

5.73%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($467 average AGI)
Pinal County:

0.04%
Arizona average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Maricopa County, AZ  5.32% ($38,492 average AGI)
from Pima County, AZ  0.58% ($42,220)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.13% ($39,108)


11.31% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,309 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.31%
Arizona average:

5.60%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($133 average AGI)
Pinal County:

0.04%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Maricopa County, AZ  6.56% ($44,215 average AGI)
to Pima County, AZ  0.57% ($37,347)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.11% ($33,302)

Strongest AM radio stations in Maricopa:

  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXEM (1010 AM; 15 kW; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES OF PHOENIX, INC.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KFYI (550 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KASA (1540 AM; 10 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KASA RADIO HOGAR, INC.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KDUS (1060 AM; 5 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: TEMPE RADIO, INC.)
  • KTAR (620 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KFNN (1510 AM; 22 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: CRC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KUAZ (1550 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KPHX (1480 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CORP. OF ARIZONA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Maricopa:

  • KLVA (105.5 FM; CASA GRANDE, AZ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KSLX-FM (100.7 FM; SCOTTSDALE, AZ; Owner: CACTUS RADIO, INC.)
  • KKLT (98.7 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KZON (101.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KKFR (92.3 FM; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KESZ (99.9 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOOL-FM (94.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KUPD (97.9 FM; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: TEMPE RADIO, INC.)
  • KNIX-FM (102.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KJZZ (91.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA COUNTY COMM. COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KFLR-FM (90.3 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYOT-FM (95.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KMXP (96.9 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZZP (104.7 FM; MESA, AZ; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K240CV (95.9 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ZORBA RESOURCES, INC.)
  • KDKB (93.3 FM; MESA, AZ; Owner: MESA RADIO, INC.)
  • K207CO (89.3 FM; SUN LAKES, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA CNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIST)
  • K216FO (91.1 FM; GUADALUPE, AZ; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • K224CJ (92.7 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ZORBA RESOURCES, INC.)
  • K220GO (91.9 FM; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Maricopa:

  • KAET (Channel 8; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KPHO-TV (Channel 5; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KTVK (Channel 3; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KTVK, INC.)
  • KPPX (Channel 51; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: AMERICA 51, L.P.)
  • KUTP (Channel 45; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KPNX (Channel 12; MESA, AZ; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KSAZ-TV (Channel 10; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KSAZ LICENSE, INC.)
  • KASW (Channel 61; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KASW-TV, INC.)
  • KNXV-TV (Channel 15; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTVW-TV (Channel 33; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KTVW LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • K53GF (Channel 53; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: SPANISH INDEPENDENT BROADCAST NETWORK, LLC)
  • KDRX-CA (Channel 48; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: NBC TELEMUNDO PHOENIX, INC.)
  • KFPH-CA (Channel 39; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF PHOENIX)
  • Maricopa, Arizona
  • Fatal accident count2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents3
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons:1
  • Fatalities2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents5
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents0
  • Arizona average
  • Fatal accident count301
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents480
  • Fatal accidents involving drunken persons111
  • Fatalities324
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents868
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents58
See more detailed statistics of Maricopa fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 25m82ftTotal length
  • $1,720,000Total costs
  • 26,453Total average daily traffic
  • 928Total average daily truck traffic
  • 26,483Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED13$118,5657$95,5206$178,8654$99,550
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$67,8801$52,8201$157,3800$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$143,3301$124,7503$177,2371$101,540
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$192,4901$84,6302$127,4851$75,420
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$84,9300$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0017.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$72,790
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0017.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

MARICOPA DWID (Address: 19756 N JOHN WAYNE PKWY , Population served: 1,200, 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), St Compliance achieved (FEB-06-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-10-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-06-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-06-2006)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
PAPAGO BUTTE DWID (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-07-2010)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-07-2010)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-07-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-13-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-07-2010)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-07-2010)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-07-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-25-2013)
  • 35 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-13-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-13-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-13-2009)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In OCT-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-23-2008)
  • 21 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 minor monitoring violations
  • 16 regular monitoring violations
  • 26 other older monitoring violations
MARICOPA MOUNTAIN DWID 1 (Address: 626 S RUBY RD , Population served: 420, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-04-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from JUN-07-2010 to OCT-04-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-20-2014), St Compliance achieved (JUN-10-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from JUN-07-2010 to OCT-04-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-10-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (2 times from JUN-07-2010 to OCT-04-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-10-2014)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-07-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-03-2013), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-04-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-10-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (JUN-07-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-10-2014)
  • 22 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-24-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-24-2010)
  • 19 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 9 regular monitoring violations
  • 14 other older monitoring violations
NEW SADDLEBACK VISTA DWID (Population served: 129, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-01-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-01-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-01-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-01-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-02-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-01-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-01-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-01-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-18-2013)
  • 16 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • 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), St Compliance achieved (AUG-30-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-2012)
  • 10 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
  • 30 other older monitoring violations
MARICOPA MOUNTAIN DWID 2 (Address: 727 N AMARILLO VALLEY RD , Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2010), St Compliance achieved (MAY-24-2010)
  • 22 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 37 regular monitoring violations
  • 18 other older monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (54%)
  • Electricity (45%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Maricopa, AZ
NameCountNameCount
99 Cents Only Stores2Little Caesars Pizza1
Ace Hardware1Long John Silver's1
Arby's1MasterBrand Cabinets2
AutoZone1McDonald's2
Baskin-Robbins1Panda Express1
Big O Tires1Pizza Hut1
Blockbuster1Quiznos1
CVS1RadioShack1
Carl\s Jr.1SONIC Drive-In1
Circle K2Starbucks1
Dairy Queen1Subway1
H&R Block1T-Mobile1
Jack In The Box1Taco Bell1
Jones New York1U-Haul2
KFC1UPS1
Kroger1Walmart1

Maricopa compared to Arizona state average:

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

Maricopa on our top lists:

  • #5 on the list of "Top 100 fastest growing cities from 2000 to 2014"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with most building permits per 10,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 100 cities with newest houses (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a bicycle to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
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