Santa Rosa, Arizona

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Population in 2010: 628. Population change since 2000: +43.4%
Males: 354  (56.5%)
Females: 274  (43.5%)
Median resident age:  31.2 years
Arizona median age:  33.8 years

Zip codes: 85634.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $24,698 (it was $9,688 in 2000)
Santa Rosa:

$24,698
AZ:

$47,826
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $9,160 (it was $6,090 in 2000)

Santa Rosa CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $93,570 (it was $9,999 in 2000)
Santa Rosa:

$93,570
AZ:

$151,500
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $83,287; Detached houses: $106,691; Townhouses or other attached units: $20,517; In 2-unit structures: $20,517; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $71,811; Mobile homes: $20,517
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Santa Rosa races chart
  • American Indian alone - 593 (94.4%)
  • Hispanic - 12 (1.9%)
  • Two or more races - 10 (1.6%)
  • White alone - 9 (1.4%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 3 (0.5%)
  • Black alone - 1 (0.2%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Santa Rosa: 81.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Recent posts about Santa Rosa, Arizona on our local forum with over 1,800,000 registered users. Santa Rosa is mentioned 64 times on our forum:
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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: 82.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.0%
  • 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: 57.8%
  • Now married: 24.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 12.8%
  • Divorced: 5.2%

3 residents are foreign born

This place:  0.4%
Arizona:  13.4%

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 June 2014:
Here:

6.9%
Arizona:

7.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (45%)
  • Public administration (33%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Utilities (2%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Educational services (37%)
  • Health care and social assistance (30%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (24%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Utilities (2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (24%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (17%)
  • Motor vehicle operators except bus and truck drivers (17%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Food processing workers (9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (34%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (31%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (11%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (11%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (11%)

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

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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 (12).
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)

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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 2012: 49.0%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 49.9% for American Indian 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

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.
  • Number of rooms per house below 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 significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (92%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Wood (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.88%
Here: 44.9%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionJewishLDS (Mormon) ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in America
Adherents59.5%6.0%5.3%4.5%2.9%
Congregations10.0%10.7%2.7%9.8%4.0%
NameUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Episcopal Church Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentOther
Adherents2.5%2.4%2.3%2.3%12.3%
Congregations3.3%3.3%2.5%1.1%52.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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%

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)

Santa Rosa on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Food preparation and serving related occupations:"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Utilities"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Financial managers"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people below 50% of the poverty level, excluding cities with 15% or more of residents in college and with the median age below 28"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Health care"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people below the poverty level, excluding cities with 15% or more of residents in college and with the median age below 28"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Primary, secondary, and special education school teachers:"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of unmarried partner households"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 cities with low-earning residents located near cities with high-earning residents"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average sunshine amount"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of days clear of clouds"
  • #2 (85634) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers using paid preparers for 2004 taxes (pop 5,000+)"
  • #8 (85634) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Other groups first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #15 (85634) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of residents speaking other language at home (pop 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
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