Strawberry, Arizona

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Population in 2010: 961. Population change since 2000: -6.5%
Males: 594  (61.9%)
Females: 367  (38.1%)
Median resident age:  65.9 years
Arizona median age:  36.8 years

Zip codes: 85544.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $25,156 (it was $35,739 in 2000)
Strawberry:

$25,156
AZ:

$48,510

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,980 (it was $21,609 in 2000)

Strawberry CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $243,721 (it was $141,300 in 2000)
Strawberry:

$243,721
AZ:

$166,000
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  • Races in Strawberry, AZ (2010)

    Strawberry races chart
    • 90794.4%White alone
    • 333.4%Hispanic
    • 90.9%Two or more races
    • 70.7%American Indian alone
    • 50.5%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Strawberry: 105.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (23.8%), German (18.9%), French (12.1%), Scottish (8.1%), Irish (7.4%), Polish (6.3%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Elevation: 5883 feet

Land area: 10.2 square miles.

Population density: 94 people per square mile   (very low).

Strawberry,AZ real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Strawberry:

  • High school or higher: 82.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 1.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Strawberry CDP:

  • Never married: 20.0%
  • Now married: 55.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.9%
  • Divorced: 14.1%

48 residents are foreign born (5.9% North America, 1.7% Europe).

This place:

7.6%
Arizona:

13.5%



According to our research of Arizona and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Strawberry, Arizona as of July 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Strawberry to the number of sex offenders is 961 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $756 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,461 (0.6%)

Strawberry satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Coconino, AZ (49.1 miles , pop. 74,488).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Scottsdale, AZ (60.7 miles , pop. 202,705).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (69.0 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Pine, AZ (1.7 miles ), Geronimo Estates, AZ (3.0 miles) , East Verde Estates, AZ (3.3 miles) , Flowing Springs, AZ (3.4 miles) , Beaver Valley, AZ (3.5 miles ), Freedom Acres, AZ (3.6 miles) , Washington Park, AZ (3.7 miles) , Mesa del Caballo, AZ (3.8 miles ).

Latitude: 34.41 N, Longitude: 111.50 W

Strawberry household income distribution Strawberry home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.6%
Arizona:

7.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (63%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (23%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Other services, except public administration (26%)
  • Accommodation and food services (20%)
  • Finance and insurance (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (63%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (23%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (29%)
  • Production occupations (26%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Strawberry, Arizona

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Strawberry-area historical earthquake activity is near Arizona state average. It is 412% 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 287.7 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 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 281.3 miles away from Strawberry center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 254.5 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 272.7 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 262.3 miles away from Strawberry center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 428.1 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 (12).
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).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Strawberry:

  • RIM COUNTRY HEALTH AND RETIREMENT COMMUNITY (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; PAYSON, AZ)
  • RIM COUNTRY DIALYSIS (DVA) (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; PAYSON, AZ)
  • PAYSON CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; PAYSON, AZ)
  • PAYSON REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; PAYSON, AZ)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Strawberry:

  • Northcentral University (about 47 miles; Prescott Valley, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 5,927)
  • Coconino Community College (about 54 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,090)
  • Northern Arizona University (about 55 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 22,494)
  • Yavapai College (about 56 miles; Prescott, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,258)
  • Paradise Valley Community College (about 60 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,259)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc-Motorcycle Mechanics Institute Division (about 62 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,976)
  • Scottsdale Community College (about 66 miles; Scottsdale, AZ; FT enrollment: 6,030)

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Notable locations in Strawberry: Stan Tank (A), Pine - Strawberry Fire District Station 42 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Strawberry: Strawberry Chapel in the Pines (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Maple Spring Tank (A), F U Tank (B). 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 2012 was 27.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

27.5
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 20.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 9.38. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.38
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 10.9%
(11.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.0 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  64.6%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.3%
Whole state:  7.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.8% of all households

Strawberry compared to Arizona state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly 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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.6
Arizona average:

12.5

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (28%)
  • Electricity (24%)
  • Utility gas (23%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14%)
  • Other fuel (10%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Strawberry 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 Strawberry:

  • 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.)
  • KAZM (780 AM; 5 kW; SEDONA, AZ; Owner: TABBACK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • 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.)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KXEM (1010 AM; 15 kW; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES OF PHOENIX, INC.)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KAFF (930 AM; 5 kW; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: GUYANN CORPORATION)
  • KYET (1180 AM; 10 kW; WILLIAMS, AZ; Owner: GRAND CANYON GATEWAY BROADCASTING, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Strawberry:

  • KNRJ (101.1 FM; PAYSON, AZ; Owner: SIERRA H. BROADCASTING,INC.)
  • KAJM (104.3 FM; PAYSON, AZ; Owner: SIERRA H. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K220GI (91.9 FM; CAMP VERDE, AZ; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K294AN (106.7 FM; PAYSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KAFF-FM (92.9 FM; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: GUYANN CORPORATION)
  • KVNA-FM (97.5 FM; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: YAVAPAI BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KMGN (93.9 FM; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: GUYANN CORPORATION)
  • KJTA (89.9 FM; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: JOY PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KQST (102.9 FM; SEDONA, AZ; Owner: ROCKET RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KSED (107.5 FM; SEDONA, AZ; Owner: RED ROCK COMMUNICATIONS, LTD.)
  • KNAU (88.7 FM; FLAGSTAFF, AZ; Owner: NORTHERN ARIZONA UNIVERSITY)
  • KWMX (96.7 FM; WILLIAMS, AZ; Owner: RED ROCK COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KRXS-FM (97.3 FM; GLOBE, AZ; Owner: LINDA C. POTYKA)
  • KJZA (89.5 FM; DRAKE, AZ; Owner: ST. PAUL BIBLE COLLEGE)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • $1,031,000Total costs
  • 3,000Total average daily traffic
  • 360Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,010Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

Strawberry on our top lists:

  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Librarians, curators, and archivists"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Child care workers"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average snowfall in a year"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Real estate and rental and leasing"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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