Navajo Mountain, Utah

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Population in 2010: 354.
Population change since 2000: -6.6%
Males: 176  (49.8%)
Females: 178  (50.2%)
Median resident age:

23.6 years
Utah median age:

31.0 years

Zip codes: 86044.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $21,222 (it was $14,196 in 2000)
Navajo Mountain:

$21,222
UT:

$68,358

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $9,676 (it was $6,265 in 2000)

Navajo Mountain CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $43,406 (it was $22,500 in 2000)
Navajo Mountain:

$43,406
UT:

$275,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $110,385; detached houses: $121,398; mobile homes: $55,003

Median gross rent in 2017: $540.

March 2019 cost of living index in Navajo Mountain: 81.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 43.3%
(80.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.1% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Navajo Mountain, UT (2010)
    • 33895.5%American Indian alone
    • 113.1%Two or more races
    • 51.4%White alone

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

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Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 6000 feet

Land area: 31.6 square miles.

Population density: 11 people per square mile   (very low).

Navajo Mountain, Utah map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Navajo Mountain CDP:

0.9% ($199)
Utah:

0.7% ($956)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Flagstaff, AZ (136.6 miles , pop. 52,894).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Scottsdale, AZ (247.5 miles , pop. 202,705).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (254.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Oljato, UT (5.3 miles ),
Halls Crossing, UT (5.4 miles),
Oljato-Monument Valley, UT (5.4 miles ),
Shonto, AZ (5.6 miles ),
Oljato-Monument Valley, AZ (5.7 miles),
Western, AZ (6.0 miles ),
Kayenta, AZ (6.1 miles ),
Kaibito, AZ (6.1 miles )

Latitude: 37.05 N, Longitude: 110.77 W

Distribution of median household income in Navajo Mountain, UT in 2017
Distribution of house value in Navajo Mountain, UT in 2017
Navajo Mountain satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.5%
Utah:

3.0%
Most common industries in Navajo Mountain, UT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (39.1%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (16.1%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (9.2%)
  • Utilities (9.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.0%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (6.9%)
  • Construction (5.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (29.8%)
  • Utilities (17.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (14.9%)
  • Educational services (14.9%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (12.8%)
  • Construction (10.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (67.5%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (20.0%)
  • Public administration (12.5%)
  • Construction (0.0%)
  • Food (0.0%)
Most common occupations in Navajo Mountain, UT (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (27.6%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (16.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (14.9%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (9.2%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.9%)
  • Extraction workers (6.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (29.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (27.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (14.9%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (14.9%)
  • Extraction workers (12.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (0.0%)
  • Accountants and auditors (0.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (42.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (20.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (15.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (12.5%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (10.0%)
  • Financial managers (0.0%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (0.0%)

Average climate in Navajo Mountain, Utah

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Navajo Mountain-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Utah state average. It is 416% 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 379.5 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 362.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 434.0 miles away from Navajo Mountain center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 384.1 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 481.3 miles away from Navajo Mountain center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 9/2/1992 at 10:26:20, a magnitude 5.9 (5.7 MB, 5.6 MS, 5.6 MW, 5.9 ML, Depth: 9.3 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 148.9 miles away from Navajo Mountain 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 San Juan County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Navajo Mountain topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Navajo Mountain:

  • Southern Utah University (about 134 miles; Cedar City, UT; Full-time enrollment: 6,522)
  • Northern Arizona University (about 139 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 22,494)
  • Coconino Community College (about 139 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,090)
  • San Juan College (about 146 miles; Farmington, NM; FT enrollment: 5,112)
  • Dixie State University (about 155 miles; Saint George, UT; FT enrollment: 6,485)
  • Fort Lewis College (about 161 miles; Durango, CO; FT enrollment: 3,631)
  • Snow College (about 166 miles; Ephraim, UT; FT enrollment: 3,224)

Points of interest:

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Streams, rivers, and creeks: Jackrabbit Fork (A). Display/hide its location on the map

San Juan County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

3.5 people
Utah:

3.1 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

75.0%
Whole state:

75.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

10.0%
Whole state:

4.6%


No gay or lesbian households reported

7 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010

For population 15 years and over in Navajo Mountain:

Marital status in Navajo Mountain, UT
  • Never married: 53.5%
  • Now married: 28.7%
  • Separated: 3.8%
  • Widowed: 11.4%
  • Divorced: 2.6%

For population 25 years and over in Navajo Mountain:

  • High school or higher: 67.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.2%
  • Unemployed: 23.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

18.3
Utah average:

10.4

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Navajo Mountain, UT (based on San Juan County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other6,53322
Evangelical Protestant5359
Catholic1772
Mainline Protestant1774
None7,324-
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: 3
San Juan County:

2.08 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

1.37 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
San Juan County:

0.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
This county:

6.23 / 10,000 pop.
Utah:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
This county:

6.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.09 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.4%
State:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
San Juan County:

25.3%
Utah:

23.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

45.5%
State:

48.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Navajo Mountain:

42.7%
Utah:

45.5%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
State:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

28.3%
State:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Navajo Mountain:

10.9%
Utah:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Navajo Mountain:

6.6
Utah:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

32.8%
Utah:

31.6%

General health condition:
Here:

51.5%
Utah:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
Navajo Mountain:

80.6%
Utah:

79.7%

More about Health and Nutrition of Navajo Mountain, UT Residents

12.80% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($33,511 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

12.80%
Utah average:

7.04%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from San Juan County, NM  6.04% ($31,729 average AGI)
from Apache County, AZ  0.94% ($21,412)
from Salt Lake County, UT  0.89% ($35,500)


7.60% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($37,873 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.60%
Utah average:

6.65%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Salt Lake County, UT  0.79% ($29,704 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Navajo Mountain:

  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, 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.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Navajo Mountain:

  • KNAD (91.7 FM; PAGE, AZ; Owner: AZ BOARD OF REGENTS FOR N. AZ UNIV.)
  • KXAZ (93.3 FM; PAGE, AZ; Owner: LAKE POWELL COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Navajo Mountain:

  • K08HQ (Channel 8; CHINLE, AZ; Owner: KOB-TV, LLC)
  • K11TF (Channel 11; NAVAJO MOUNTAIN, UT; Owner: SAN JUAN COUNTY)
  • K13WH (Channel 13; NAVAJO MOUNTAIN, UT; Owner: SAN JUAN COUNTY)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 10ft / 2.7mTotal length
  • 75Total average daily traffic
  • 2Total average daily truck traffic
  • 90Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Navajo Mountain)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Navajo Mountain (Lat: 37.034444 Lon: -110.869306), Call Sign: KEL443,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.445 MHz, 151.445 MHz, 151.460 MHz, 151.460 MHz, Grant Date: 06/12/2014, Expiration Date: 09/08/2024, Registrant: Department Of Public Safety, Ms 2800, Phoenix, AZ 85005-6638, Phone: (602) 223-2247, Fax: (602) 223-2679, Email:
  • NAVAJO MOUNTAIN, Lat: 37.041944 Lon: -110.874444, Call Sign: WQKJ300, Licensee ID: L00009676,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.235 MHz, Grant Date: 06/09/2009, Expiration Date: 06/09/2019, Certifier: Steven Bradford, Registrant: County Of San Juan, 1159 S Main, Blanding, UT 84511, Phone: (435) 678-3322

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Navajo Mountain, UT
  • 88.2%Wood
  • 11.8%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Navajo Mountain, UT
  • 41.7%Electricity
  • 25.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 25.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 8.3%Utility gas


Navajo Mountain compared to Utah state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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