Naco, Arizona

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Population in 2010: 1,046. Population change since 2000: +25.6%
Males: 470  (45.0%)
Females: 576  (55.0%)
Median resident age:  21.5 years
Arizona median age:  36.8 years

Zip codes: 85620.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,540 (it was $22,045 in 2000)
Naco:

$38,540
AZ:

$48,510

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $11,367 (it was $9,169 in 2000)

Naco CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $110,499 (it was $44,700 in 2000)
Naco:

$110,499
AZ:

$166,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $106,619; Detached houses: $110,569; Mobile homes: $83,961

Median gross rent in 2013: $592.

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  • Races in Naco, AZ (2010)

    Naco races chart
    • 87883.9%Hispanic
    • 15915.2%White alone
    • 40.4%Two or more races
    • 30.3%Other race alone
    • 20.2%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Naco: 83.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (1.9%), Norwegian (1.9%), German (1.8%), Irish (1.4%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Elevation: 4607 feet

Land area: 3.36 square miles.

Population density: 311 people per square mile   (very low).

Naco,AZ real estate house value index trend

Naco, Arizona map

For population 25 years and over in Naco:

  • High school or higher: 63.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.7%
  • Unemployed: 8.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Naco CDP:

  • Never married: 38.4%
  • Now married: 43.3%
  • Separated: 3.9%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

297 residents are foreign born (26.0% Latin America).

This place:

26.0%
Arizona:

13.5%



According to our research of Arizona and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Naco, Arizona as of February 10, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Naco to the number of sex offenders is 1,046 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $910 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $685 (0.7%)

Naco satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Arivaca, AZ (80.7 miles , pop. 50,441).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tucson, AZ (83.4 miles , pop. 486,699).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (196.1 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Bisbee, AZ (2.5 miles ), Palominas, AZ (3.3 miles ), Miracle Valley, AZ (3.6 miles ), Sierra Vista Southeast, AZ (4.5 miles ), Pirtleville, AZ (4.7 miles ), Douglas, AZ (4.9 miles ), Sierra Vista, AZ (4.9 miles ), McNeal, AZ (4.9 miles ).

Latitude: 31.34 N, Longitude: 109.94 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 520

Naco household income distribution Naco home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.9%
Arizona:

7.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (23%)
  • Wholesale trade (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (38%)
  • Accommodation and food services (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (6%)
  • Legal occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (30%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)

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

Average climate in Naco, Arizona

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Naco-area historical earthquake activity is below Arizona state average. It is 238% 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 430.7 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 1/4/2006 at 08:32:32, a magnitude 6.7 (6.1 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.6 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 255.3 miles away from Naco center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 360.7 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 353.6 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 349.0 miles away from Naco center
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 436.1 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 Cochise County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Naco topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Naco:

  • COPPER VALLEY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; BISBEE, AZ)
  • COPPER QUEEN COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; BISBEE, AZ)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Naco:

  • Cochise College (about 16 miles; Douglas, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 8,597)
  • Pima Community College (about 83 miles; Tucson, AZ; FT enrollment: 18,794)
  • Pima Medical Institute-Tucson (about 86 miles; Tucson, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,357)
  • University of Arizona (about 86 miles; Tucson, AZ; FT enrollment: 36,324)
  • Eastern Arizona College (about 105 miles; Thatcher, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,810)
  • Western New Mexico University (about 140 miles; Silver City, NM; FT enrollment: 2,456)
  • Central Arizona College (about 151 miles; Coolidge, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,893)

Public elementary/middle school in Naco:

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Notable locations in Naco: Bisbee Municipal Golf Course (A), Turquoise Valley Recreational Vehicle Resort (B), Turquoise Valley Golf Park (C), Naco Fire District (D), United States Custom and Immigration Building (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cochise 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 40.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

40.7
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 31.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 23.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.5
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.70. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 23.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.70
U.S.:

9.14

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

NACO ESTATES (Population served: 98, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2014, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2014), St Compliance achieved (SEP-05-2014)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-06-2013), St Compliance achieved (2 times from AUG-23-2013 to SEP-05-2014)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 30.1%
(26.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 30.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 32.2% for other race residents, 38.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.7 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  73.6%
Whole state:  66.2%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

Naco compared to Arizona state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.9
Arizona average:

12.5

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (81%)
  • Electricity (17%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Naco CDP (based on Cochise County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic26,61516
Evangelical Protestant13,773131
Other8,38430
Mainline Protestant3,38626
Black Protestant8623
Orthodox501
None78,276-
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: 16
Cochise County:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Cochise County:

0.63 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 56
Cochise County:

4.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 100
Here:

7.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Cochise County:

22.4%
Arizona:

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

9.0%
State:

14.2%

9.13% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,290 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.13%
Arizona average:

5.73%

0.47% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,431 average AGI)
Cochise County:

0.47%
Arizona average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Pima County, AZ  1.20% ($30,798 average AGI)
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.68% ($33,010)
from Bell County, TX  0.17% ($47,615)


9.13% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,126 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.13%
Arizona average:

5.60%

0.52% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,436 average AGI)
Cochise County:

0.52%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Pima County, AZ  1.63% ($34,200 average AGI)
to Maricopa County, AZ  0.70% ($32,552)
to El Paso County, TX  0.18% ($49,711)

Strongest AM radio stations in Naco:

  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KAPR (930 AM; 3 kW; DOUGLAS, AZ)
  • KUAZ (1550 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KNXN (1470 AM; 3 kW; SIERRA VISTA, AZ; Owner: GOOD MUSIC, INC.)
  • KTAN (1420 AM; 2 kW; SIERRA VISTA, AZ; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KQTL (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAHUARITA, AZ; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF TUCSON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KDAP (1450 AM; 1 kW; DOUGLAS, AZ; Owner: KASA RADIO HOGAR, INC.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTKT (990 AM; 10 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORP.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KEVT (1030 AM; 10 kW; CORTARO, AZ; Owner: ONE MART CORP.)
  • KHIL (1250 AM; 5 kW; WILLCOX, AZ; Owner: LAKESHORE MEDIA, LLC)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Naco:

  • KRMB (90.1 FM; BISBEE, AZ; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KCDQ (95.3 FM; DOUGLAS, AZ; Owner: COCHISE BROADCASTING, LLC (A WYOMING LLC))
  • KWCD (92.3 FM; BISBEE, AZ; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KWRB (90.9 FM; BISBEE, AZ; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KWCX-FM (104.9 FM; WILLCOX, AZ; Owner: LAKESHORE MEDIA, LLC)
  • KGMG (106.3 FM; ORACLE, AZ; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KXKQ (94.1 FM; SAFFORD, AZ; Owner: MCMURRAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KXCI (91.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FOUNDATION FOR CREATIVE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K255AC (98.9 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA COUNTY COMMUN. COLLEGE DIST)
  • KZLZ-FM2 (105.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K263AA (100.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KKYZ (101.7 FM; SIERRA VISTA, AZ; Owner: COCHISE BROADCASTING, LLC (A WYOMING LLC))

TV broadcast stations around Naco:

  • K33CG (Channel 33; SIERRA VISTA, AZ; Owner: RICHARD RICHARDS)
  • K28EY (Channel 28; DOUGLAS, AZ; Owner: NBC TELEMUNDO PHOENIX, INC.)

Naco fatal accident list:

Mar 18, 1985 12:30 AM, Hstreet, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 9m30ftTotal length
  • 10,124Total average daily traffic
  • 237Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,164Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KE7TXZ, Licensee ID: L01398269
    Grant Date: 05/09/2008, Expiration Date: 05/09/2018, Certifier: Michael K Lavallee
    Registrant: Michael K Lavallee, Naco, AZ 85620

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1514N , Serial Number: 23046, Year manufactured: 1947
    Registrant (Individual): Roberto L Moroyoqui, Box 17, Naco, AZ 85620

Naco on our top lists:

  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Secondary school teachers"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Therapists"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Social assistance"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Health technologists and technicians"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Financial specialists:"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2006"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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