Six Shooter Canyon, Arizona

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Population in 2010: 1,019.
Males: 570  (56.0%)
Females: 449  (44.0%)
Median resident age:  42.2 years
Arizona median age:  37.4 years
Estimated median household income in 2015: $40,729
Six Shooter Canyon:

$40,729
AZ:

$51,492

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $21,278

Six Shooter Canyon CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $155,672
Six Shooter Canyon:

$155,672
AZ:

$194,300

Median gross rent in 2015: $842.

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  • Races in Six Shooter Canyon, AZ (2010)

    Six Shooter Canyon races chart
    • 70268.9%White alone
    • 25224.7%Hispanic
    • 323.1%American Indian alone
    • 222.2%Two or more races
    • 90.9%Black alone
    • 20.2%Asian alone

Races in Six Shooter Canyon detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Six Shooter Canyon: 84.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (9.6%), Ethiopian (9.4%), English (6.7%), Russian (5.7%), American (5.1%), Scandinavian (4.1%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

For population 25 years and over in Six Shooter Canyon:

  • High school or higher: 87.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.8%

For population 15 years and over in Six Shooter Canyon CDP:

  • Never married: 29.7%
  • Now married: 45.4%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 9.5%
  • Divorced: 13.1%

71 residents are foreign born (6.4% Africa).

This place:

7.0%
Arizona:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,379 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $1,360 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Pinal, AZ (36.6 miles , pop. 59,965).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Mesa, AZ (56.2 miles , pop. 396,375).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (76.0 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Pinal, AZ (1.2 miles ), Icehouse Canyon, AZ (1.4 miles ), Globe, AZ (1.5 miles ), Central Heights-Midland City, AZ (2.0 miles ), East Globe, AZ (2.0 miles ), Copper Hill, AZ (2.1 miles) , Claypool, AZ (2.3 miles ), Miami, AZ (2.4 miles ).

Latitude: 33.37 N, Longitude: 110.77 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 928

Six Shooter Canyon household income distribution Six Shooter Canyon home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

8.2%
Arizona:

6.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (39%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (40%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (16%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (34%)
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (4%)
  • Sales and related occupations (28%)
  • Management occupations (26%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Six Shooter Canyon: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Earthquake activity:

Six Shooter Canyon-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Arizona state average. It is 347% 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 335.8 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 284.7 miles away from Six Shooter Canyon 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 334.3 miles away from the city center
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 293.0 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 284.4 miles away from Six Shooter Canyon center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 483.8 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 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 Six Shooter Canyon:

  • OMNI REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, about 2 miles away; GLOBE, AZ)
  • COPPER MOUNTAIN INN (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; GLOBE, AZ)
  • HERITAGE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; GLOBE, AZ)
  • HOSPICE FAMILY CARE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; GLOBE, AZ)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Six Shooter Canyon:

  • Arizona State University-Polytechnic (about 53 miles; Mesa, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 3,311)
  • Central Arizona College (about 59 miles; Coolidge, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,893)
  • Chandler-Gilbert Community College (about 60 miles; Chandler, AZ; FT enrollment: 8,047)
  • Mesa Community College (about 64 miles; Mesa, AZ; FT enrollment: 14,726)
  • Scottsdale Community College (about 65 miles; Scottsdale, AZ; FT enrollment: 6,030)
  • Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale (about 67 miles; Scottsdale, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,123)
  • Arizona State University-Skysong (about 67 miles; Scottsdale, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,445)

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Notable locations in Six Shooter Canyon: Pinal Ranger Station (A), Sixty Six Ranch (B), Southwest Archeological Center (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: Windmill Tank (A), Pueblo Tank (B), Hagen Tank (C), Old Pond Tank (D), White Tank (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Gila 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 82.0. This is about average.

City:

82.0
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 24.7. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.7
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 28.9%
(19.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 89.3% for American Indian residents, 79.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  72.4%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.8%
Whole state:  7.8%

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Arizona average:

12.5

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Six Shooter Canyon CDP (based on Gila County data)

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.
State:

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.
State:

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

9.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.4%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Gila County:

27.1%
Arizona:

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

12.9%
State:

14.2%

6.76% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,679 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.76%
Arizona average:

5.73%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Maricopa County, AZ  2.56% ($40,824 average AGI)
from Pinal County, AZ  0.50% ($35,648)
from Pima County, AZ  0.34% ($24,817)


6.83% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,678 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.83%
Arizona average:

5.60%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Maricopa County, AZ  2.59% ($32,731 average AGI)
to Pinal County, AZ  0.66% ($43,557)
to Pima County, AZ  0.33% ($40,105)

Strongest AM radio stations in Six Shooter Canyon:

  • KJAA (1240 AM; 1 kW; GLOBE, AZ; Owner: GOOD MUSIC, INC.)
  • KIKO (1340 AM; 1 kW; MIAMI, AZ; Owner: SHOECRAFT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, 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.)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • KEVT (1030 AM; 10 kW; CORTARO, AZ; Owner: ONE MART CORP.)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KCKY (1150 AM; 5 kW; COOLIDGE, AZ; Owner: CORTARO BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Six Shooter Canyon:

  • 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)
  • KCDX (103.1 FM; FLORENCE, AZ; Owner: DESERT WEST AIR RANCHERS CORPORATION)
  • KGMG (106.3 FM; ORACLE, AZ; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST 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)
  • KXKQ (94.1 FM; SAFFORD, AZ; Owner: MCMURRAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • K208BT (89.5 FM; SAFFORD, AZ; Owner: AZ BD OF REGENTS/UNIV. OF ARIZONA)
  • KXCI (91.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FOUNDATION FOR CREATIVE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KEDJ (103.9 FM; GILBERT, AZ; Owner: NPR PHOENIX, LLC)
  • KIKO-FM (106.1 FM; CLAYPOOL, AZ; Owner: SHOECRAFT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZLZ (105.3 FM; KEARNY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KQSS (98.3 FM; MIAMI, AZ; Owner: WILLIAM D. TAYLOR)
  • K292CI (106.3 FM; LITTLE ACRES, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Six Shooter Canyon:

  • KAET (Channel 8; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • K30ES (Channel 30; GLOBE, AZ; Owner: LINDA C. POTYKA)
  • K67AB (Channel 67; GLOBE-MIAMI, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BD. OF REGENTS FOR ASU)
  • K55BW (Channel 55; MADERA PEAK, AZ; Owner: KSAZ LICENSE, INC.)
  • K59CI (Channel 59; GLOBE/MIAMI, AZ; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • K61FB (Channel 61; GLOBE-MIAMI, AZ; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • K41ER (Channel 63; GLOBE/MIAMI, AZ; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • $20,000Total costs
  • 800Total average daily traffic
  • 8Total average daily truck traffic
  • 810Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

Six Shooter Canyon compared to Arizona state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Six Shooter Canyon on our top lists:

  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ethiopia (population 500+)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Eastern Africa (population 500+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the smallest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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