Rye, Arizona

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Population in 2010: 77.
Males: 54  (71.2%)
Females: 23  (28.8%)
Median resident age:

55.8 years
Arizona median age:

37.7 years
Estimated median household income in 2017: $43,131
Rye:

$43,131
AZ:

$56,581

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,674

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $183,988
Rye:

$183,988
AZ:

$223,400
March 2019 cost of living index in Rye: 82.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 15.8%
(18.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Rye, AZ (2010)
    • 6584.4%White alone
    • 1114.3%Hispanic
    • 11.3%Two or more races
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Ancestries: German (51.1%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Elevation: 3141 feet

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Scottsdale, AZ (47.5 miles , pop. 202,705).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (57.8 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Gisela, AZ (2.0 miles ),
Oxbow Estates, AZ (2.3 miles ),
Round Valley, AZ (2.5 miles ),
Jakes Corner, AZ (2.7 miles),
Payson, AZ (3.0 miles ),
Sun Valley, AZ (3.4 miles ),
Star Valley, AZ (3.4 miles ),
Mesa del Caballo, AZ (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 34.11 N, Longitude: 111.35 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 928

Distribution of median household income in Rye, AZ in 2017
Distribution of house value in Rye, AZ in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.5%
Arizona:

4.6%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM10
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 43.1. This is significantly better than average.

City:

43.1
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 19.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.3
U.S.:

19.6

Earthquake activity:

Rye-area historical earthquake activity is near Arizona state average. It is 398% 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 296.5 miles away from Rye 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 291.7 miles away from the city center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 257.5 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 272.9 miles away from Rye 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 263.0 miles away from Rye center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 439.8 miles away from Rye 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 Gila County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Fires: 6, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Rye:

  • PAYSON CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; PAYSON, AZ)
  • PAYSON REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; PAYSON, AZ)
  • RIM COUNTRY DIALYSIS (DVA) (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; PAYSON, AZ)
  • RIM COUNTRY HEALTH AND RETIREMENT COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; PAYSON, AZ)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rye:

  • Paradise Valley Community College (about 50 miles; Phoenix, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 5,259)
  • Scottsdale Community College (about 52 miles; Scottsdale, AZ; FT enrollment: 6,030)
  • Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale (about 53 miles; Scottsdale, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,123)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc-Motorcycle Mechanics Institute Division (about 54 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,976)
  • Arizona State University-Skysong (about 56 miles; Scottsdale, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,445)
  • Everest College-Phoenix (about 57 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,008)
  • Argosy University-Phoenix Online Division (about 58 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 8,840)

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Gila 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:

1.8 people
Arizona:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

48.8%
Whole state:

66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.9%
Whole state:

7.8%


No gay or lesbian households reported

3 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

For population 15 years and over in Rye:

Marital status in Rye, AZ
  • Never married: 13.3%
  • Now married: 59.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 27.5%

For population 25 years and over in Rye:

  • High school or higher: 61.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 22.8%
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.9
Arizona average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Rye, AZ (based on Gila County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic8,51910
Evangelical Protestant5,41654
Other4,75617
Mainline Protestant1,45411
None33,452-
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: 7
Gila County:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

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

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Gila County:

0.39 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Gila County:

4.81 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 51
Gila County:

9.82 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Gila County:

11.4%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.1%
State:

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

12.9%
State:

14.2%

7.69% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($55,129 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.69%
Arizona average:

6.11%

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 Maricopa County, AZ  3.00% ($60,582 average AGI)
from Pinal County, AZ  0.50% ($47,407)
from Pima County, AZ  0.30% ($56,673)


6.18% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,827 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.18%
Arizona average:

5.15%

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 Maricopa County, AZ  2.34% ($37,506 average AGI)
to Pinal County, AZ  0.54% ($49,656)
to Pima County, AZ  0.27% ($44,250)

Businesses in Rye, AZ

  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Rye:

  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KMOG (1420 AM; 3 kW; PAYSON, AZ; Owner: FARRELL ENTERPRISES L.L.C.)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFNN (1510 AM; 22 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: CRC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KXEM (1010 AM; 15 kW; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES OF PHOENIX, INC.)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KKNT (960 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KTAR (620 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KUAZ (1550 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KFYI (550 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rye:

  • KAJM (104.3 FM; PAYSON, AZ; Owner: SIERRA H. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K294AN (106.7 FM; PAYSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNRJ (101.1 FM; PAYSON, AZ; Owner: SIERRA H. BROADCASTING,INC.)
  • K220GI (91.9 FM; CAMP VERDE, AZ; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KRXS-FM (97.3 FM; GLOBE, AZ; Owner: LINDA C. POTYKA)
  • KVJC (91.9 FM; GLOBE, AZ; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KMRR (100.3 FM; GLOBE, AZ; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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.)
  • KZGL (95.9 FM; COTTONWOOD, AZ; Owner: YAVAPAI BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K201CQ (88.1 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KAHM (102.1 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: SOUTHWEST FM BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KMLE (107.9 FM; CHANDLER, AZ; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Rye:

  • KAET (Channel 8; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 85ft / 25.7mTotal length
  • $2,000Total costs
  • 47,476Total average daily traffic
  • 4,421Total average daily truck traffic
  • 47,566Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 1/6 Mi E. Of Forest Rd 201 On Trail 48, Approx 8.9 Mi Sw Of Rye, Az (Lat: 34.007222 Lon: -111.449444), Type: Pole, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQDW750, Licensee ID: L00009230,
    Assigned Frequencies: 171.050 MHz, Grant Date: 08/20/2015, Expiration Date: 11/17/2025, Certifier: Darde G De Roulhac, Registrant: Gila County Flood Control District

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Rye, AZ
  • 100.0%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Rye, AZ
  • 61.5%Electricity
  • 38.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Rye compared to Arizona state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above 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 significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
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