Moenkopi, Arizona

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Population in 2010: 964. Population change since 2000: +7.0%
Males: 468  (48.6%)
Females: 496  (51.4%)
Median resident age:  38.2 years
Arizona median age:  37.5 years

Zip codes: 86045.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $53,618 (it was $38,710 in 2000)
Moenkopi:

$53,618
AZ:

$53,558

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $15,537 (it was $11,432 in 2000)

Moenkopi CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $100,662 (it was $106,900 in 2000)
Moenkopi:

$100,662
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
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  • Races in Moenkopi, AZ (2010)

    Moenkopi races chart
    • 93897.3%American Indian alone
    • 131.3%Hispanic
    • 80.8%White alone
    • 50.5%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Moenkopi: 90.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Elevation: 4777 feet

Land area: 1.60 square miles.

Population density: 601 people per square mile   (low).

Moenkopi, Arizona map

For population 25 years and over in Moenkopi:

  • High school or higher: 89.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 16.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Moenkopi CDP:

  • Never married: 46.0%
  • Now married: 36.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.6%
  • Divorced: 14.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $593 (0.9%)

Moenkopi satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Flagstaff, AZ (67.2 miles , pop. 52,894).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Scottsdale, AZ (178.5 miles , pop. 202,705).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (185.2 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Tuba City, AZ (1.3 miles ), Tonalea, AZ (4.5 miles ), Cameron, AZ (4.6 miles ), Hopi, AZ (4.9 miles) , Kaibito, AZ (5.7 miles ), Hotevilla-Bacavi, AZ (5.8 miles ), Kykotsmovi Village, AZ (6.1 miles ), Hard Rock, AZ (6.4 miles) .

Latitude: 36.11 N, Longitude: 111.22 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 928

Moenkopi household income distribution Moenkopi home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.4%
Arizona:

6.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (32%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Educational services (27%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)

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

Average climate in Moenkopi, Arizona

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Moenkopi-area historical earthquake activity is near Arizona state average. It is 446% 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 328.6 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 314.3 miles away from Moenkopi center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 323.7 miles away from the city center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 444.3 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 351.1 miles away from Moenkopi 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 339.8 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).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Moenkopi:

  • Northern Arizona University (about 69 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 22,494)
  • Coconino Community College (about 70 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,090)
  • Northcentral University (about 121 miles; Prescott Valley, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,927)
  • Yavapai College (about 129 miles; Prescott, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,258)
  • Dixie State University (about 148 miles; Saint George, UT; FT enrollment: 6,485)
  • Southern Utah University (about 149 miles; Cedar City, UT; FT enrollment: 6,522)
  • Mohave Community College (about 169 miles; Kingman, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,309)

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 61.4. This is better than average.

City:

61.4
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 25.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

25.0
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 25.8%
Average household size:
This place:  3.8 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  82.2%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  10.3%
Whole state:  7.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.2% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.0
Arizona average:

12.5

Moenkopi travel time to work - commute Moenkopi 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 Moenkopi CDP (based on Coconino County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other18,29754
Evangelical Protestant10,78598
Catholic6,7509
Mainline Protestant3,75618
Black Protestant1712
Orthodox1501
None94,512-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 20
Coconino County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

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

0.08 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.47 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

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

5.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.8%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Coconino County:

21.5%
Arizona:

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

8.3%
State:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.3%
Arizona:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Moenkopi:

44.0%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.7
Arizona:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Moenkopi:

23.6%
Arizona:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Moenkopi:

12.2%
Arizona:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
Arizona:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

38.8%
Arizona:

33.3%

General health condition:
This city:

52.9%
Arizona:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Moenkopi:

79.5%
State:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Moenkopi, AZ Residents

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 Moenkopi:

  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KYET (1180 AM; 10 kW; WILLIAMS, AZ; Owner: GRAND CANYON GATEWAY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KAFF (930 AM; 5 kW; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: GUYANN CORPORATION)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, 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.)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAZM (780 AM; 5 kW; SEDONA, AZ; Owner: TABBACK BROADCASTING CO.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Moenkopi:

  • KGHR (91.5 FM; TUBA CITY, AZ; Owner: TUBA CITY HIGH SCHOOL BOARD, INC.)
  • KNAD (91.7 FM; PAGE, AZ; Owner: AZ BOARD OF REGENTS FOR N. AZ UNIV.)
  • KNAG (90.3 FM; GRAND CANYON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS/NORTHERN ARIZONA UNIVERSITY)
  • KJKI (98.9 FM; LEUPP, AZ; Owner: ORAIBI MEDIA ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Moenkopi:

  • K08HQ (Channel 8; CHINLE, AZ; Owner: KOB-TV, LLC)

Moenkopi fatal accident list:

Apr 22, 2011 11:17 PM, Sr-264, Lat: 36.11879, Lon: -111.22857, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 27, 1997 87:99 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • $796,000Total costs
  • 101Total average daily traffic
  • 1Total average daily truck traffic
  • 88Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 1999
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$91,990
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9412.00

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (79%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Other fuel (4%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Coal or coke (1%)

Moenkopi compared to Arizona state average:

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

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  • #27 (86045) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Swedish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #70 (86045) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Lithuanian first ancestries"
  • #78 (86045) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Hungarian 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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