Santa Rosa, Arizona

We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2010: 628. Population change since 2000: +43.4%
Males: 302  (48.2%)
Females: 326  (51.8%)
Median resident age:  29.0 years
Arizona median age:  37.4 years

Zip codes: 85634.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $27,833 (it was $9,688 in 2000)
Santa Rosa:

$27,833
AZ:

$51,492

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $10,803 (it was $6,090 in 2000)

Santa Rosa CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $88,189 (it was $9,999 in 2000)
Santa Rosa:

$88,189
AZ:

$194,300

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $219,430; Detached houses: $253,922; Townhouses or other attached units: $147,483; In 2-unit structures: $141,179; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $106,754; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $112,727; Mobile homes: $55,943; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $18,506

Median gross rent in 2015: $1,080.

Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2013 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in Santa Rosa, AZ (2010)

    Santa Rosa races chart
    • 59394.4%American Indian alone
    • 121.9%Hispanic
    • 101.6%Two or more races
    • 91.4%White alone
    • 30.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.2%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Santa Rosa: 86.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Recent articles from our blog. Our writers, many of them Ph.D. graduates or candidates, create easy-to-read articles on a wide variety of topics.

Latest news from Santa Rosa, AZ collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Ancestries: Dutch (2.9%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Elevation: 1810 feet

Land area: 5.72 square miles.

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

Santa Rosa, Arizona map

For population 25 years and over in Santa Rosa:

  • High school or higher: 72.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 4.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Santa Rosa CDP:

  • Never married: 67.9%
  • Now married: 15.6%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 11.9%

3 residents are foreign born

This place:

0.5%
Arizona:

13.5%

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

Santa Rosa CDP:  2.1% ($205)
Arizona:  0.9% ($962)
Santa Rosa satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Arivaca, AZ (60.3 miles , pop. 50,441).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tucson, AZ (66.2 miles , pop. 486,699).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (83.2 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Anegam, AZ (1.8 miles) , Ak Chin, AZ (1.8 miles) , Maish Vaya, AZ (3.5 miles) , Ventana, AZ (3.9 miles) , Kohatk, AZ (4.2 miles) , Ko Vaya, AZ (4.4 miles) , Kaka, AZ (4.5 miles) , Nolic, AZ (4.6 miles) .

Latitude: 32.33 N, Longitude: 112.04 W

Area code: 520

Santa Rosa household income distribution Santa Rosa home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
Arizona:

6.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Utilities (8%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (41%)
  • Manufacturing (23%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Utilities (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (22%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (21%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Community and social service occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (30%)
  • Production occupations (27%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (17%)
  • Community and social service occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Santa Rosa, Arizona

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Santa Rosa, Arizona average temperatures Santa Rosa, Arizona average precipitation Santa Rosa, Arizona humidity Santa Rosa, Arizona wind speed Santa Rosa, Arizona snowfall Santa Rosa, Arizona sunshine Santa Rosa, Arizona clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

Santa Rosa-area historical earthquake activity is near Arizona state average. It is 386% 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 289.7 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 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 221.4 miles away from Santa Rosa center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 218.3 miles away from the city 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 295.3 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 212.3 miles away from Santa Rosa center
On 11/24/1987 at 13:15:56, a magnitude 6.7 (6.0 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.7 ML, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 233.3 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 Pima County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Fires: 2, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Santa Rosa topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Santa Rosa:

  • Central Arizona College (about 50 miles; Coolidge, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 4,893)
  • University of Arizona (about 65 miles; Tucson, AZ; FT enrollment: 36,324)
  • Pima Medical Institute-Tucson (about 66 miles; Tucson, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,357)
  • Pima Community College (about 68 miles; Tucson, AZ; FT enrollment: 18,794)
  • Chandler-Gilbert Community College (about 69 miles; Chandler, AZ; FT enrollment: 8,047)
  • Arizona State University-Polytechnic (about 72 miles; Mesa, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,311)
  • South Mountain Community College (about 73 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,736)

Click to draw/clear place borders

Notable location: Santa Rosa Trading Post (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Pima County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 51.2%
(13.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 53.1% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.9 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  79.1%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  9.8%
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: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Arizona average:

12.5

Santa Rosa travel time to work - commute Santa Rosa mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Santa Rosa CDP (based on Pima County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic203,77050
Evangelical Protestant98,278362
Other45,011128
Mainline Protestant37,03777
Black Protestant4,19014
Orthodox2,2605
None589,717-
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: 122
Pima County:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 9
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 52
Pima County:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 226
Pima County:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 615
Here:

6.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.8%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Pima County:

21.2%
Arizona:

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

15.2%
State:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.5%
Arizona:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.2%
Arizona:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.7
Arizona:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Santa Rosa:

22.5%
Arizona:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

15.3%
State:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Santa Rosa:

6.8
Arizona:

6.8

Overweight people:
Santa Rosa:

40.0%
Arizona:

33.3%

General health condition:
Santa Rosa:

53.1%
Arizona:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.2%
Arizona:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Santa Rosa, AZ Residents

4.74% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,647 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.74%
Arizona average:

5.73%

0.13% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,289 average AGI)
Pima County:

0.13%
Arizona average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.54% ($34,939 average AGI)
from Cochise County, AZ  0.22% ($34,200)
from Pinal County, AZ  0.17% ($37,347)


4.87% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,410 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.87%
Arizona average:

5.60%

0.14% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,122 average AGI)
Pima County:

0.14%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Maricopa County, AZ  0.71% ($38,204 average AGI)
to Pinal County, AZ  0.17% ($42,220)
to Cochise County, AZ  0.16% ($30,798)

Strongest AM radio stations in Santa Rosa:

  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KUAZ (1550 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KSAZ (580 AM; 5 kW; MARANA, AZ; Owner: OWL BROADCASTING & DEVELOPMENT, INC.)
  • KEVT (1030 AM; 10 kW; CORTARO, AZ; Owner: ONE MART CORP.)
  • KTKT (990 AM; 10 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORP.)
  • KXEM (1010 AM; 15 kW; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES OF PHOENIX, INC.)
  • KQTL (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAHUARITA, AZ; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF TUCSON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KFNN (1510 AM; 22 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: CRC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KNST (790 AM; 5 kW; TUCSON, AZ)

Strongest FM radio stations in Santa Rosa:

  • KCDX (103.1 FM; FLORENCE, AZ; Owner: DESERT WEST AIR RANCHERS CORPORATION)
  • KXCI (91.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FOUNDATION FOR CREATIVE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KUAT-FM (90.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • K292CM (106.3 FM; SUMMERHAVEN, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORPORATION)
  • K261CK (100.1 FM; SAN XAVIER, AZ; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KZLZ-FM1 (105.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KIIM-FM (99.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOYT (92.9 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHYT (107.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRQQ (93.7 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMXZ-FM (94.9 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KWFM-FM (97.1 FM; GREEN VALLEY, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KLPX (96.1 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Santa Rosa:

  • KAET (Channel 8; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (80%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13%)
  • Wood (6%)

Santa Rosa compared to Arizona state average:

  • Median household income below 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 below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below 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 below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
Cost of Living Calculator