Queen Valley, Arizona

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Population in 2010: 788. Population change since 2000: -3.9%
Males: 364  (46.2%)
Females: 424  (53.8%)
Median resident age:  71.4 years
Arizona median age:  36.8 years

Zip codes: 85219.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $31,741 (it was $43,188 in 2000)
Queen Valley:

$31,741
AZ:

$48,510

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $39,586 (it was $28,886 in 2000)

Queen Valley CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $136,449 (it was $100,800 in 2000)
Queen Valley:

$136,449
AZ:

$166,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $178,132; Detached houses: $283,862; Mobile homes: $71,205
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  • Races in Queen Valley, AZ (2010)

    Queen Valley races chart
    • 70489.3%White alone
    • 536.7%Hispanic
    • 111.4%Asian alone
    • 101.3%Two or more races
    • 70.9%American Indian alone
    • 20.3%Black alone
    • 10.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Queen Valley: 90.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (20.3%), German (16.4%), United States (11.4%), Italian (7.2%), English (6.8%), French (6.7%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Elevation: 2039 feet

Land area: 9.62 square miles.

Population density: 82 people per square mile   (very low).

Queen Valley,AZ real estate house value index trend

Queen Valley, Arizona map

For population 25 years and over in Queen Valley:

  • High school or higher: 90.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 35.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Queen Valley CDP:

  • Never married: 13.5%
  • Now married: 60.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 24.8%
  • Divorced: 1.7%

31 residents are foreign born (4.1% Europe).

This place:

4.1%
Arizona:

13.5%



According to our research of Arizona and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Queen Valley, Arizona as of December 07, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Queen Valley to the number of sex offenders is 788 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,508 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $631 (0.5%)

Queen Valley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Pinal, AZ (6.7 miles , pop. 59,965).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Mesa, AZ (27.1 miles , pop. 396,375).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (47.8 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: North Pinal, AZ (2.6 miles ), Gold Camp, AZ (3.2 miles ), Superior, AZ (3.3 miles ), San Tan Valley, AZ (4.0 miles ), Apache Junction, AZ (4.1 miles ), Top-of-the-World, AZ (4.2 miles ), Florence, AZ (4.3 miles ), Queen Creek, AZ (4.5 miles ).

Latitude: 33.29 N, Longitude: 111.30 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 520

Queen Valley household income distribution Queen Valley home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.6%
Arizona:

6.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (59%)
  • Construction (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (17%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (49%)
  • Retail trade (23%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (21%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (59%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (18%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (17%)
  • Community and social service occupations (3%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (74%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (18%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Queen Valley, Arizona

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Queen Valley-area historical earthquake activity is near Arizona state average. It is 376% 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 307.2 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 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 254.5 miles away from Queen Valley 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 306.7 miles away from the city center
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 262.3 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 253.8 miles away from Queen Valley center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 456.3 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).
Queen Valley topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Queen Valley:

  • Arizona State University-Polytechnic (about 23 miles; Mesa, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 3,311)
  • Chandler-Gilbert Community College (about 29 miles; Chandler, AZ; FT enrollment: 8,047)
  • Central Arizona College (about 32 miles; Coolidge, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,893)
  • Mesa Community College (about 34 miles; Mesa, AZ; FT enrollment: 14,726)
  • Scottsdale Community College (about 38 miles; Scottsdale, AZ; FT enrollment: 6,030)
  • Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale (about 38 miles; Scottsdale, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,123)
  • Arizona State University-Skysong (about 38 miles; Scottsdale, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,445)

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Notable locations in Queen Valley: Queen Valley Estates (A), Queen Valley Golf Course (B), Queen Valley Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Junction Tank (A), Whitlow Tank (B), Dry Tank (C), Upper Tank (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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 186. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

186
U.S.:

75

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 2.06. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

2.06
U.S.:

6.40

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 40.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

40.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 37.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 5.39. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.39
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.9%
(5.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 8.6% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.0 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  69.3%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.5%
Whole state:  7.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Arizona average:

12.5

Queen Valley travel time to work - commute Queen Valley mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Queen Valley 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:
This city:

57.2%
Arizona:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

51.6%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Queen Valley:

28.0
Arizona:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Queen Valley:

20.2%
Arizona:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Queen Valley:

10.8%
Arizona:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

7.2
Arizona:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

35.2%
Arizona:

33.3%

General health condition:
Queen Valley:

54.2%
State:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Queen Valley:

71.0%
Arizona:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Queen Valley, AZ Residents

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 Queen Valley:

  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUAZ (1550 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KCKY (1150 AM; 5 kW; COOLIDGE, AZ; Owner: CORTARO BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KFNN (1510 AM; 22 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: CRC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KXEM (1010 AM; 15 kW; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES OF PHOENIX, INC.)
  • KFYI (550 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTAR (620 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KXAM (1310 AM; 5 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: EMBEE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KASA (1540 AM; 10 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KASA RADIO HOGAR, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Queen Valley:

  • KMRR (100.3 FM; GLOBE, AZ; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KVJC (91.9 FM; GLOBE, AZ; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KEDJ (103.9 FM; GILBERT, AZ; Owner: NPR PHOENIX, LLC)
  • KRXS-FM (97.3 FM; GLOBE, AZ; Owner: LINDA C. POTYKA)
  • KCDX (103.1 FM; FLORENCE, AZ; Owner: DESERT WEST AIR RANCHERS CORPORATION)
  • KZLZ-FM2 (105.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K263AA (100.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K255AC (98.9 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA COUNTY COMMUN. COLLEGE DIST)
  • KLVK (89.1 FM; FOUNTAIN HILLS, AZ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K210CP (89.9 FM; MESA, AZ; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K220HH (91.9 FM; MESA, AZ; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KGMG (106.3 FM; ORACLE, AZ; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KUAT-FM (90.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • K292CM (106.3 FM; SUMMERHAVEN, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORPORATION)
  • KZLZ-FM1 (105.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • 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.)

TV broadcast stations around Queen Valley:

  • KAET (Channel 8; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 12m39ftTotal length
  • $1,746,000Total costs
  • 8,401Total average daily traffic
  • 579Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,471Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Alice L Silverthorn, 850 W Kirk Rd (Lat: 33.295389 Lon: -111.312667), Type: 60.7, Overall height: 60.7 m, Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY, #150 GASA5REG
  • Alice L Silverthorn, 850 W Kirk Rd (Lat: 33.295389 Lon: -111.312667), Type: 60.7, Overall height: 60.7 m, Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY, #150 GASA5REG

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • PH54XC034, 20950 E. Hwy 60 (Lat: 33.260556 Lon: -111.338167), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 60.4 m, Call Sign: WQTI402
    Assigned Frequencies: 10975.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 11625.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11585.0 MHz, 11625.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz... (+10 more)Grant Date: 02/10/2014, Expiration Date: 02/10/2024, Certifier: Kyle B EntzRegistrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Queen Valley)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: YUNEEC INTERNATIONAL CO LTD Q500 TYPHOON (Category: Land, Engines: 4), Engine:
    N-Number: 492RS , Serial Number: YU15070168B01J01
    Registrant (Individual): Robin J Saderup, 1500 E Victoria View St, Queen Valley, AZ 85118

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 ORIGINATED2$156,9652$184,5455$178,2081$204,150
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$03$159,6430$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$01$194,7300$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0002.01

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2007
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$119,5401$134,440
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2007 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0002.01

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (95%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)

Queen Valley compared to Arizona state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.

Queen Valley on our top lists:

  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Germany (population 500+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Western Europe (population 500+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of mobile homes (200+ housing units)"
  • #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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