Snowflake, Arizona

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Population in 2014: 5,644 (67% urban, 33% rural). Population change since 2000: +26.5%
Males: 2,771  (49.1%)
Females: 2,873  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  28.8 years
Arizona median age:  36.8 years

Zip codes: 85937.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $62,617 (it was $37,439 in 2000)
Snowflake:

$62,617
AZ:

$48,510

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,743 (it was $13,391 in 2000)

Snowflake town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $115,795 (it was $88,200 in 2000)
Snowflake:

$115,795
AZ:

$166,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,142.

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  • Races in Snowflake, AZ (2010)

    Snowflake races chart
    • 4,49180.3%White alone
    • 66111.8%Hispanic
    • 3386.0%American Indian alone
    • 631.1%Two or more races
    • 120.2%Asian alone
    • 120.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 60.1%Black alone
    • 70.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Snowflake: 83.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (20.7%), German (8.6%), Danish (6.6%), United States (5.6%), Scottish (3.9%), Irish (3.4%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Incorporated in 1948

Elevation: 5582 feet

Land area: 30.8 square miles.

Population density: 183 people per square mile   (very low).

Snowflake,AZ real estate house value index trend

Snowflake, Arizona map

For population 25 years and over in Snowflake:

  • High school or higher: 91.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.3%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Snowflake town:

  • Never married: 30.7%
  • Now married: 57.3%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 7.2%

227 residents are foreign born (3.4% Latin America, 0.5% North America).

This town:

4.1%
Arizona:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $944 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $932 (0.8%)

Snowflake satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Coconino, AZ (91.0 miles , pop. 74,488).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Scottsdale, AZ (121.9 miles , pop. 202,705).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (133.0 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Taylor, AZ (1.8 miles ), White Mountain Lake, AZ (3.6 miles ), Clay Springs, AZ (4.0 miles ), Linden, AZ (4.0 miles ), Pinedale, AZ (4.1 miles ), Show Low, AZ (4.3 miles ), Woodruff, AZ (4.3 miles) , Wagon Wheel, AZ (4.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 33 buildings, average cost: $98,900
  • 1998: 20 buildings, average cost: $93,200
  • 1999: 11 buildings, average cost: $95,700
  • 2000: 12 buildings, average cost: $104,900
  • 2001: 12 buildings, average cost: $102,600
  • 2002: 14 buildings, average cost: $102,900
  • 2003: 14 buildings, average cost: $102,800
  • 2004: 40 buildings, average cost: $139,300
  • 2005: 68 buildings, average cost: $163,800
  • 2006: 106 buildings, average cost: $242,400
  • 2007: 65 buildings, average cost: $281,200
  • 2008: 23 buildings, average cost: $227,000
  • 2009: 12 buildings, average cost: $315,300
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $264,200
  • 2012: 2 buildings, average cost: $228,200
  • 2013: 7 buildings, average cost: $216,000
  • 2014: 6 buildings, average cost: $140,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 34.51 N, Longitude: 110.08 W

Area code: 928

Snowflake household income distribution Snowflake home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

9.5%
Arizona:

6.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +709 (+18.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Educational services (24%)
  • Accommodation and food services (21%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Manufacturing (3%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (21%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)

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

Average climate in Snowflake, Arizona

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Earthquake activity:

Snowflake-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Arizona state average. It is 327% 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 368.9 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 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 362.0 miles away from Snowflake center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 334.5 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 350.6 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 340.6 miles away from Snowflake center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 507.7 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 Navajo County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Fires: 6, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Snowflake topographic map

Birthplace of: Jeff Flake - Politician, John Hunt Udall - Politician.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Snowflake:

  • Coconino Community College (about 100 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 2,090)
  • Northern Arizona University (about 101 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 22,494)
  • Eastern Arizona College (about 118 miles; Thatcher, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,810)
  • Arizona State University-Polytechnic (about 124 miles; Mesa, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,311)
  • Scottsdale Community College (about 125 miles; Scottsdale, AZ; FT enrollment: 6,030)
  • Paradise Valley Community College (about 126 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,259)
  • Northcentral University (about 126 miles; Prescott Valley, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,927)

Public schools in Snowflake:

  • SNOWFLAKE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 751, Location: 190 SOUTH 2ND WEST)
  • HIGHLAND PRIMARY SCHOOL (Students: 513, Location: 361 WEST 7TH SOUTH)
  • SNOWFLAKE JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 392, Location: 1380 SOUTH MAIN STREET)
  • TAYLOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 362, Location: 29 SOUTH 300 EAST)
  • SNOWFLAKE INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL (Students: 347, Location: 62 WEST 2ND SOUTH)
  • NAVIT - SNOWFLAKE HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 951 W SNOWFLAKE BLVD)
  • NAVIT - SHOW LOW HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 951 W SNOWFLAKE BLVD, SNOWFLAK)
  • NAVIT - BLUE RIDGE HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 951 W SNOWFLAKE BLVD)
  • NAVIT - ROUND VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 951 W SNOWFLAKE BLVD)
  • NAVIT - MOGOLLON HIGH SCHOOL (HEBER-OVERGAARD) (Location: 951 W SNOWFLAKE BLVD)
  • NAVIT - NAVIT COURSES (Location: 1611 S. MAIN ST.)
  • NAVIT - ST. JOHNS HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 951 W SNOWFLAKE BLVD)
  • NAVIT - HOLBROOK HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 951 W SNOWFLAKE BLVD)
  • NAVIT - JOSEPH CITY HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 951 W SNOWFLAKE BLVD,)
  • NAVIT - WINSLOW HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 951 W SNOWFLAKE BLVD)
  • NAVIT - ALCHESAY HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 951 W SNOWFLAKE BLVD)
  • NAVIT - PAYSON HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 951 W SNOWFLAKE BLVD)
  • SNOWFLAKE PRESCHOOL (Location: 682 SCHOOL BUS LANE)
See full list of schools located in Snowflake

Library in Snowflake:

  • SNOWFLAKE-TAYLOR PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $173,800; Location: 418 SOUTH 4TH WEST; 37,224 books; 841 audio materials; 1,994 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 39 state licensed databases; 16 other licensed databases; 53 print serial subscriptions; 2 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Snowflake: Town of Snowflake Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Snowflake - Taylor Public Library (B), Snowflake Fire Department (C), Snowflake - Taylor Police Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Snowflake include: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (A), Silver Creek Community Bible Church (B), Our Lady of the Snow Catholic Church (C), Valley View Southern Baptist Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: The Canal (A), Concho Flat Wash (B), Cottonwood Wash (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Smith Moulding LBR (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; Highway 277) (1), Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Days Saints - Snowflake Arizona Stake (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 175 West 9 Street) (2), Stinson Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 102 North 1st Street East) (3), Snowflake Town - Payable Payroll- Accounts- Town Hall (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 81 West 1st Street South) (4), Silver Creek Vending & Amusement (Amusement & Theme Parks; 815 North Main Street) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Comfort Inn Snowflake (2055 South Main Street) (1), Comfort Inn (2055 South Main Street) (2), Osmer D Heritage Inn (163 North Main Street) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Navajo 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 65.5. This is about average.

City:

65.5
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 42.9. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

42.9
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 16.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.2
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.4%
(7.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  3.2 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  80.2%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.9%
Whole state:  7.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
25 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
21 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
38 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Snowflake, Arizona environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Snowflake (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Snowflake Branch at 9 N Main St, branch established on 1960/11/04. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • National Bank of Arizona: Snowflake Branch at 1290 South Main Street, branch established on 2003/03/17. Info updated 2008/09/11: Bank assets: $4,485.6 mil, Deposits: $3,731.3 mil, headquarters in Tucson, AZ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 73 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Arizona average:

12.5

Snowflake travel time to work - commute Snowflake mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Snowflake town (based on Navajo County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other24,72762
Evangelical Protestant13,96698
Catholic6,60014
Mainline Protestant1,41018
Black Protestant2072
None60,539-
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: 19
Navajo County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

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

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Navajo County:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Navajo County:

4.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 88
Here:

7.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.7%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Navajo County:

26.1%
Arizona:

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

9.8%
State:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Snowflake:

47.2%
Arizona:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

43.1%
Arizona:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Snowflake:

28.9
Arizona:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.0%
Arizona:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Snowflake:

10.9%
Arizona:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Arizona:

6.8

Overweight people:
Snowflake:

35.5%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
Snowflake:

53.4%
Arizona:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Snowflake:

77.4%
Arizona:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Snowflake, AZ Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$6,087$73,0440$0
Other Government Administration 5$26,472$63,5332$299
Judicial and Legal 0$0 2$495
Police Protection - Officers 13$51,187$47,2500$0
Police - Other 6$16,486$32,9720$0
Firefighters 1$5,014$60,1680$0
Streets and Highways 6$17,707$35,4140$0
Welfare 2$3,281$19,6860$0
Health 1$2,450$29,4000$0
Sewerage 1$4,074$48,8880$0
Parks and Recreation 8$29,855$44,7838$4,320
Water Supply 3$9,654$38,6160$0
Local Libraries 1$4,814$57,7685$2,262
Other and Unallocable 2$7,757$46,5422$2,543
Totals for Government 50$184,838$44,36119$9,919

Snowflake government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $1,901,000 ($336.82)
    General: $1,287,000 ($228.03)
    Sewerage: $1,047,000 ($185.51)
  • Current Operations - Parks & Recreation: $925,000 ($163.89)
    Police Protection: $868,000 ($153.79)
    Financial Administration: $582,000 ($103.12)
    General - Other: $511,000 ($90.54)
    Regular Highways: $365,000 ($64.67)
    Water Utilities: $352,000 ($62.37)
    Sewerage: $195,000 ($34.55)
    Fire Protection: $108,000 ($19.14)
    Libraries: $100,000 ($17.72)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $542,000 ($96.03)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $991,000 ($175.58)

Snowflake government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks & Recreation: $350,000 ($62.01)
    Sewerage: $283,000 ($50.14)
    All Other: $66,000 ($11.69)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $273,000 ($48.37)
    Interest Earnings: $79,000 ($14.00)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $514,000 ($91.07)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,619,000 ($286.85)
    Highways: $617,000 ($109.32)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $1,043,000 ($184.80)
    Public Utilities: $74,000 ($13.11)
    NEC: $50,000 ($8.86)

Snowflake government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $2,558,000 ($453.22)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $2,558,000 ($453.22)

Snowflake government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $874,000 ($154.85)

7.59% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,068 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.59%
Arizona average:

5.73%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($333 average AGI)
Navajo County:

0.04%
Arizona average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Maricopa County, AZ  1.98% ($36,088 average AGI)
from Apache County, AZ  0.87% ($27,548)
from Coconino County, AZ  0.66% ($25,893)


8.40% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,311 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.40%
Arizona average:

5.60%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($125 average AGI)
Navajo County:

0.05%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Maricopa County, AZ  2.08% ($32,707 average AGI)
to Apache County, AZ  1.00% ($27,807)
to Coconino County, AZ  0.67% ($28,862)

Strongest AM radio stations in Snowflake:

  • KVWM (970 AM; 5 kW; SHOW LOW, AZ; Owner: PETRACOM OF SHOW LOW, LLC)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KDJI (1270 AM; 5 kW; HOLBROOK, AZ; Owner: PETRACOM OF HOLBROOK, L.L.C.)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, 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.)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KVSL (1450 AM; 1 kW; SHOW LOW, AZ; Owner: PETRACOM OF SHOW LOW, LLC)
  • KUAZ (1550 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFNN (1510 AM; 22 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: CRC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Snowflake:

  • KZUA (92.1 FM; HOLBROOK, AZ; Owner: PETRACOM OF HOLBROOK, L.L.C.)
  • KSNX (93.5 FM; SHOW LOW, AZ; Owner: PETRACOM OF SHOW LOW, LLC)
  • KRFM (96.5 FM; SHOW LOW, AZ; Owner: PETRACOM OF SHOW LOW, LLC)
  • KWKM (95.7 FM; ST. JOHNS, AZ; Owner: KM RADIO OF ST. JOHNS, L.L.C.)
  • KNAA (90.7 FM; SHOW LOW, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KTHQ (92.5 FM; EAGAR, AZ; Owner: COUNTRY MOUNTAIN AIRWAVES, LLC)
Snowflake fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Snowflake fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 24m79ftTotal length
  • $1,188,000Total costs
  • 14,700Total average daily traffic
  • 1,788Total average daily truck traffic
  • 14,740Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Snowflake)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • PARKS, Cor Of 2 West And 9 South (Lat: 34.497472 Lon: -110.082139), Type: Tank, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 14 m, Call Sign: WPGI399
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.430 MHzGrant Date: 09/16/2015, Expiration Date: 09/22/2025, Certifier: William E WilsonRegistrant: Better Communications Co., 2040 South Ridgewood Ave, Heber, AZ 85928, Phone: (928) 535-9251, Fax: (928) 535-9251, Email:
  • 13 Mi W On Hwy 277 (Lat: 34.500028 Lon: -110.309000), Call Sign: KZQ671
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.900 MHz, 457.900 MHzGrant Date: 01/29/1996, Expiration Date: 01/29/2001, Cancellation Date: 04/01/2001Registrant: Apache Railway Company, 4 Manhattanville Rd, Purchase, NY 10577, Phone: (602) 536-4696
  • Dry Lake, Dry Lake, 17 Miles Nnw Of (Lat: 34.640583 Lon: -110.319556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36.6 m, Overall height: 42.6 m, Call Sign: WPZS853, Licensee ID: L00001802
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.410 MHzGrant Date: 01/11/2014, Expiration Date: 03/05/2024, Certifier: Linda Z VanderbeckRegistrant: Arizona Public Service Company
  • Lat: 34.516667 Lon: -110.300000, Call Sign: WQKZ976
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.862 MHz, 159.825 MHz, 160.200 MHzGrant Date: 11/09/2009, Expiration Date: 11/09/2019, Certifier: Tina GamboaRegistrant: Cara Enterprises, Inc., Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:
  • Lat: 34.614333 Lon: -110.133194, Call Sign: WQSK803
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.612 MHz, 457.187 MHz, 457.312 MHzGrant Date: 10/22/2013, Expiration Date: 10/22/2023, Certifier: John ShermanRegistrant: Radio Licensing Service, Milwaukie, OR 97222, Phone: (503) 659-1240, Fax: (503) 659-4723, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

104 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Snowflake)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Snowflake)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 43
  • Hazardous Condition: 21
  • Service Call: 13
  • Good Intent Call: 14

Incident types - Snowflake

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Snowflake, AZ

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Snowflake, Arizona:

  • Americas Best Value Inn Snowflake, 2055 S Main St, Snowflake, Arizona 85937 , Phone: (928) 536-3888
  • Cedar Motel, 39 S Main St, Snowflake, Arizona 85937 , Phone: (928) 536-5609
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Snowflake, Arizona
Most common first names in Snowflake, AZ among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert2168.5 years
William2075.8 years
John1673.9 years
George1572.9 years
James1369.8 years
Mary1375.3 years
Albert974.7 years
Richard963.4 years
Margaret973.9 years
Irene878.4 years
Most common last names in Snowflake, AZ among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Flake1475.1 years
Smith1374.8 years
Rogers1382.5 years
Willis1284.7 years
Ballard1181.7 years
Brewer1084.4 years
Hunt1083.7 years
Webb977.3 years
Miller880.1 years
Taylor761.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (43%)
  • Wood (27%)
  • Electricity (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
Businesses in Snowflake, AZ
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1MasterBrand Cabinets5
Circle K1McDonald's1
Comfort Inn1U-Haul1
H&R Block1

Snowflake compared to Arizona state average:

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

Snowflake on our top lists:

  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Food preparation and serving related occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Law enforcement workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most users submitting photos to our site per 10,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 100 highest located cities (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #11 (85937) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Danish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #53 (85937) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of English first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
There are 9 pilots and 7 other airmen in this city.
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