Mountainaire, Arizona

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Population in 2010: 1,119. Population change since 2000: +10.4%
Males: 532  (47.6%)
Females: 587  (52.4%)
Median resident age:  39.2 years
Arizona median age:  37.5 years

Zip codes: 86001.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $59,603 (it was $41,250 in 2000)
Mountainaire:

$59,603
AZ:

$53,558

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $30,964 (it was $23,625 in 2000)

Mountainaire CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $281,173 (it was $112,600 in 2000)
Mountainaire:

$281,173
AZ:

$205,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $329,545; Detached houses: $312,997

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,288.

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  • Races in Mountainaire, AZ (2010)

    Mountainaire races chart
    • 95385.2%White alone
    • 898.0%Hispanic
    • 312.8%Two or more races
    • 282.5%American Indian alone
    • 100.9%Black alone
    • 50.4%Asian alone
    • 30.3%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Mountainaire: 89.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (43.1%), English (17.4%), European (14.5%), Irish (5.1%), French Canadian (3.2%), American (1.6%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Elevation: 6815 feet

Land area: 10.2 square miles.

Population density: 110 people per square mile   (very low).

Mountainaire,AZ real estate house value index trend

Mountainaire, Arizona map

For population 25 years and over in Mountainaire:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 58.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 22.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mountainaire CDP:

  • Never married: 27.8%
  • Now married: 55.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 1.4%
  • Divorced: 15.2%

91 residents are foreign born (6.5% Europe).

This place:

7.8%
Arizona:

13.4%

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

Mountainaire CDP:  0.6% ($719)
Arizona:  0.9% ($962)
Mountainaire satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Flagstaff, AZ (7.7 miles , pop. 52,894).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Scottsdale, AZ (104.6 miles , pop. 202,705).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (110.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Kachina Village, AZ (1.4 miles ), Flagstaff, AZ (2.8 miles ), Coconino, AZ (3.0 miles ), Munds Park, AZ (3.2 miles ), Fort Valley, AZ (3.5 miles ), Doney Park, AZ (3.9 miles ), Sedona, AZ (4.2 miles ), Parks, AZ (4.7 miles ).

Latitude: 35.09 N, Longitude: 111.66 W

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

6.4%
Arizona:

6.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (36%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Wholesale trade (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Information (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Retail trade (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (43%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (18%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Material moving occupations (4%)
  • Management occupations (22%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (11%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (10%)
  • Legal occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Mountainaire, Arizona

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Mountainaire-area historical earthquake activity is near Arizona state average. It is 428% 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 284.2 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 274.1 miles away from Mountainaire center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 264.7 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 288.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 415.6 miles away from Mountainaire center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
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 277.3 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).
Mountainaire topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Mountainaire:

  • PONDEROSA PINES CARE AND REHAB, INC (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; FLAGSTAFF, AZ)
  • NORTHLAND HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; FLAGSTAFF, AZ)
  • NNI HOME CARE SERVICES (SUBUNIT) (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; FLAGSTAFF, AZ)
  • FOOTCARE SURGICENTER OF NORTHERN AZ (Hospital, about 8 miles away; FLAGSTAFF, AZ)
  • FLAGSTAFF MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; FLAGSTAFF, AZ)
  • NORTHERN ARIZONA HOMECARE FLAGSTAFF (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; FLAGSTAFF, AZ)
  • LIBERTY DIALYSIS FLAGSTAFF (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; FLAGSTAFF, AZ)

Amtrak stations near Mountainaire:

  • 8 miles: FLAGSTAFF (1 E. SANTA FE AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, car rental agency, call for taxi service.
  • 16 miles: SEDONA (B.W. ARROYO ROBLE HOTEL, 400 N. HWY 89A) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mountainaire:

  • Coconino Community College (about 6 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 2,090)
  • Northern Arizona University (about 7 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 22,494)
  • Northcentral University (about 50 miles; Prescott Valley, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,927)
  • Yavapai College (about 59 miles; Prescott, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,258)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc-Motorcycle Mechanics Institute Division (about 101 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,976)
  • Paradise Valley Community College (about 102 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,259)
  • Arizona State University-West (about 107 miles; Glendale, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,454)

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Notable locations in Mountainaire: Highlands Fire District Station 23 Mountainaire (A), Highlands Fire District Station 22 Bear Jaw Fire and Fuels Module (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Section Sixteen Tank (A), Statler Tank (B), Heckethorn Tank (C), Dewey Grade Tank (D), Saginaw Sink (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 52.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

52.8
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 41.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

41.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 16.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 5.42. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 8.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.42
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 15.9%
(17.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  59.1%
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: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Arizona average:

12.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Mountainaire 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:

47.4%
Arizona:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.2%
Arizona:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Mountainaire:

29.0
Arizona:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Mountainaire:

22.3%
Arizona:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Mountainaire:

7.9%
Arizona:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Arizona:

6.8

Overweight people:
Mountainaire:

37.3%
Arizona:

33.3%

General health condition:
Mountainaire:

56.8%
Arizona:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Mountainaire:

80.8%
State:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mountainaire, 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 Mountainaire:

  • KAFF (930 AM; 5 kW; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: GUYANN CORPORATION)
  • KVNA (600 AM; 1 kW; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: YAVAPAI BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KAZM (780 AM; 5 kW; SEDONA, AZ; Owner: TABBACK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KYET (1180 AM; 10 kW; WILLIAMS, AZ; Owner: GRAND CANYON GATEWAY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)
  • KFNN (1510 AM; 22 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: CRC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mountainaire:

  • KLOD (100.1 FM; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: ROCKET RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KFLX (105.1 FM; KACHINA VILLAGE, AZ; Owner: RED ROCK COMMUNICATIONS, LTD)
  • KWMX-FM1 (96.7 FM; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: RED ROCK COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • K265DN (100.9 FM; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPUB (91.7 FM; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: NORTHERN ARIZONA UNIVERSITY)
  • KAFF-FM (92.9 FM; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: GUYANN CORPORATION)
  • KMGN (93.9 FM; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: GUYANN CORPORATION)
  • KVNA-FM (97.5 FM; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: YAVAPAI BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KJTA (89.9 FM; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: JOY PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KQST (102.9 FM; SEDONA, AZ; Owner: ROCKET RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KNAU (88.7 FM; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: NORTHERN ARIZONA UNIVERSITY)
  • KSED (107.5 FM; SEDONA, AZ; Owner: RED ROCK COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • KWMX (96.7 FM; WILLIAMS, AZ; Owner: RED ROCK COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KJZA (89.5 FM; DRAKE, AZ; Owner: ST. PAUL BIBLE COLLEGE)
  • KVRD-FM (105.7 FM; COTTONWOOD, AZ; Owner: YAVAPAI BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KKLD (98.3 FM; PRESCOTT VALLEY, AZ; Owner: W. GRANT HAFLEY)
  • KGCB (90.9 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: GRAND CANYON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • K201CQ (88.1 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KZGL (95.9 FM; COTTONWOOD, AZ; Owner: YAVAPAI BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KJKI (98.9 FM; LEUPP, AZ; Owner: ORAIBI MEDIA ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Mountainaire:

  • KTFL (Channel 4; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: WTVA, INC.)
  • KNAZ-TV (Channel 2; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KFPH (Channel 13; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF FLAGSTAFF)
  • K26DH (Channel 26; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: KSAZ LICENSE, INC.)
  • KCFG (Channel 9; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: KM TELEVISION OF FLAGSTAFF, L.L.C.)
  • K35FH (Channel 35; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF ARIZONA,INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 8m26ftTotal length
  • 38,092Total average daily traffic
  • 5,409Total average daily truck traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$237,1601$220,570
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0015.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (53%)
  • Wood (32%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)

Mountainaire compared to Arizona state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Mountainaire on our top lists:

  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Western Asia (population 500+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Germany (population 500+)"
  • #44 (86001) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most hotels or motels in 2005"
  • #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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