Tolleson, Arizona

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Population in 2014: 6,929 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +39.3%
Males: 2,971  (42.9%)
Females: 3,958  (57.1%)
Median resident age:  29.3 years
Arizona median age:  36.8 years

Zip codes: 85353.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $31,264 (it was $38,773 in 2000)
Tolleson:

$31,264
AZ:

$48,510

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $12,759 (it was $13,747 in 2000)

Tolleson city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $101,881 (it was $77,800 in 2000)
Tolleson:

$101,881
AZ:

$166,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $242,284; Detached houses: $262,747; Townhouses or other attached units: $168,412; In 2-unit structures: $121,569; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $117,328; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $141,016; Mobile homes: $56,831; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $25,668

Median gross rent in 2013: $823.

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  • Races in Tolleson, AZ (2013)

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    • 5,85385.7%Hispanic
    • 72110.6%White alone
    • 1392.0%Black alone
    • 911.3%American Indian alone
    • 691.0%Asian alone
    • 100.1%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Tolleson: 92.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Tolleson, AZ City Guides:

Ancestries: German (5.4%), Irish (2.4%), English (1.6%), French (1.5%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Incorporated in 1929

Land area: 5.56 square miles.

Population density: 1,245 people per square mile   (low).

Tolleson,AZ real estate house value index trend

Tolleson, Arizona map

For population 25 years and over in Tolleson:

  • High school or higher: 55.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tolleson city:

  • Never married: 40.1%
  • Now married: 39.8%
  • Separated: 4.0%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

1,405 residents are foreign born (19.6% Latin America).

This city:

20.6%
Arizona:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,228 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $816 (0.9%)

Tolleson satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Glendale, AZ (9.6 miles , pop. 218,812).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (11.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Avondale, AZ (1.9 miles ), Maricopa Colony, AZ (2.5 miles ), Litchfield Park, AZ (2.5 miles ), Goodyear, AZ (3.0 miles ), Deer Creek, AZ (3.1 miles ), Glendale, AZ (3.1 miles ), Youngtown, AZ (3.2 miles ), El Mirage, AZ (3.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 77 buildings, average cost: $50,100
  • 1998: 17 buildings, average cost: $49,900
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $40,000
  • 2000: 29 buildings, average cost: $48,600
  • 2001: 6 buildings, average cost: $52,000
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $40,000
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $144,400
  • 2005: 9 buildings, average cost: $141,400
  • 2006: 66 buildings, average cost: $174,600
  • 2007: 59 buildings, average cost: $204,800
  • 2008: 33 buildings, average cost: $213,300
  • 2009: 11 buildings, average cost: $212,500
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $266,800
  • 2013: 32 buildings, average cost: $227,400
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $272,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.45 N, Longitude: 112.26 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +8,958 (+131.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 315 (13.3%)

Tolleson household income distribution Tolleson home values distribution

Property values in Tolleson, AZ


Crime rates in Tolleson by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000201000112
per 100,000 0.00.00.032.50.014.00.00.00.014.914.829.4
Rapes 011232427212
per 100,000 0.019.116.632.548.428.155.328.2105.529.714.829.4
Robberies 106711261228168131013
per 100,000 189.0114.6116.3178.9419.2168.5387.2225.3120.5193.2148.1191.0
Assaults 534821424057343141382522
per 100,000 1,001.9916.9348.9682.9645.0800.4470.1436.4617.7564.8370.2323.2
Burglaries 166227229283386232241204210226194209
per 100,000 3,138.04,336.23,804.64,601.66,223.83,258.03,332.42,872.03,163.63,359.12,872.43,070.4
Thefts 470468400395518567620471526372441435
per 100,000 8,884.78,939.86,645.66,422.88,352.17,962.48,573.06,631.07,924.15,529.16,529.56,390.5
Auto thefts 129110112151N/A1121014839404159
per 100,000 2,438.62,101.21,860.82,455.3N/A1,572.81,396.6675.8587.5594.5607.0866.8
Arson 272752324122
per 100,000 37.8133.733.2113.880.628.141.528.260.314.929.629.4
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 288.2) 969.91003.0754.4997.81187.8881.5889.7658.8783.2687.7633.3702.6

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Tolleson detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 40 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.41
Arizona average:

1.88
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
Arizona:

6.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +475 (+10.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Other services, except public administration (14%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Material moving occupations (21%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Tolleson, Arizona

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Earthquake activity:

Tolleson-area historical earthquake activity is near Arizona state average. It is 439% 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 250.9 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 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 199.5 miles away from Tolleson 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 250.8 miles away from the city center
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 209.9 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 200.8 miles away from Tolleson center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 400.2 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 Maricopa County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Fires: 3, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tolleson topographic map

Birthplace of: Merle Keagle - Girls Professional Baseball League player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Tolleson:

  • BANNER ESTRELLA MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; PHOENIX, AZ)
  • AVONDALE DIALYSIS (FMC) (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; AVONDALE, AZ)
  • ESTRELLA DIALYSIS CENTER (FMC) (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; PHOENIX, AZ)
  • AVONDALE DIALYSIS (DSI) (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; AVONDALE, AZ)
  • SOUTHWEST KIDNEY DIALYSIS - MARYVALE (DVA) (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; PHOENIX, AZ)
  • PALM VALLEY REHAB AND CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GOODYEAR, AZ)
  • PALM VALLEY DIALYSIS (FMC) (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; GOODYEAR, AZ)

Heliports located in Tolleson:

Amtrak stations near Tolleson:

  • 11 miles: PHOENIX (401 W. HARRISON ST.) - Bus Station . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand.
  • 12 miles: PHOENIX NORTHWEST (PHOENIX, 8101 BLACK CANYON FWY.) - Bus Station . Services: public payphones, call for taxi service.
  • 15 miles: PHOENIX AIRPORT (PHOENIX, TERMINAL 2) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tolleson:

  • Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc (about 2 miles; Avondale, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 3,860)
  • Estrella Mountain Community College (about 6 miles; Avondale, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,932)
  • Grand Canyon University (about 9 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 44,186)
  • Glendale Community College (about 10 miles; Glendale, AZ; FT enrollment: 12,533)
  • Phoenix College (about 10 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 7,001)
  • Arizona State University-Downtown Phoenix (about 11 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 9,515)
  • Argosy University-Phoenix Online Division (about 12 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 8,840)

Public schools in Tolleson:

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Library in Tolleson:

  • TOLLESON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $333,861; Location: 9555 W. VAN BUREN; 19,676 books; 144 audio materials; 1,702 video materials; 28 other licensed databases; 39 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Tolleson: Cashion Substation (A), Tolleson Town Hall (B), Tolleson Fire Department (C), Tolleson Police Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Tolleson include: Blessed Sacrament Church (A), Tolleson Christian Church (B), Iglesia Fuente de Viva (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Tolleson include: Tolleson Town Park Number Two (1), Tolleson Town Park Number One (2), Cowden City Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Comfort Suites Tolleson (8421 West McDowell Road), Econo Lodge Tolleson (1520 North 84th Drive), Candlewood Suites (1520 North 84th Drive).

Court: Maricopa County Government - Justice of the Peace- Tolleson Justice C (9550 West Van Buren Street Suite 6).

Maricopa 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 289. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

289
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.427. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.427
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 19.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

19.8
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.898. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.898
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 29.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 33.7. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.04. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.04
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.1%
(21.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.3% for Black residents, 22.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.0% for American Indian residents, 12.1% for other race residents, 14.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.3 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  79.5%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.3%
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: 0.2% of all households

Tolleson, Arizona environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Tolleson (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Tolleson at 2715 99th Avenue, branch established on 2006/12/01. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Bank of the West: Tolleson Branch at 9502 West Van Buren Street, branch established on 1946/11/01. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

17.3
Arizona average:

12.5

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

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Tolleson city (based on Maricopa County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant534,4531,206
Catholic520,651100
Other312,574680
Mainline Protestant104,145241
Orthodox13,37924
Black Protestant6,27848
None2,325,637-
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: 501
Maricopa County:

1.30 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 60
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 219
Maricopa County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 768
Maricopa County:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2,264
Here:

5.86 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.7%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Maricopa County:

22.5%
Arizona:

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

14.8%
State:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Tolleson:

46.2%
Arizona:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.4%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Tolleson:

25.5%
Arizona:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Tolleson:

11.1%
Arizona:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Tolleson:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Tolleson:

32.7%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
Tolleson:

52.2%
State:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.9%
State:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Tolleson, 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 8$28,337$42,5060$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$1,673
Judicial and Legal 4$16,209$48,6270$0
Police Protection - Officers 31$157,697$61,0440$0
Police - Other 10$44,909$53,8910$0
Firefighters 29$173,943$71,9765$6,205
Fire - Other 2$14,481$86,8860$0
Streets and Highways 5$19,670$47,2080$0
Solid Waste Management 1$4,073$48,8760$0
Sewerage 18$88,443$58,9620$0
Parks and Recreation 12$38,491$38,4910$0
Water Supply 8$42,685$64,0280$0
Local Libraries 23$98,035$51,1490$0
Other and Unallocable 4$23,524$70,5720$0
Totals for Government 155$750,497$58,10312$7,878

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

  • Construction - Sewerage: $1,172,000 ($169.14)
    General: $299,000 ($43.15)
    Water Utilities: $246,000 ($35.50)
    Regular Highways: $32,000 ($4.62)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $3,362,000 ($485.21)
    Water Utilities: $2,193,000 ($316.50)
    Police Protection: $2,052,000 ($296.15)
    Fire Protection: $1,455,000 ($209.99)
    General - Other: $938,000 ($135.37)
    Central Staff Services: $897,000 ($129.46)
    Solid Waste Management: $524,000 ($75.62)
    Regular Highways: $518,000 ($74.76)
    General Public Buildings: $287,000 ($41.42)
    Financial Administration: $276,000 ($39.83)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $208,000 ($30.02)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $192,000 ($27.71)
    Parks & Recreation: $180,000 ($25.98)
    Libraries: $145,000 ($20.93)
    Health Services - Other: $132,000 ($19.05)
    Housing & Community Development: $49,000 ($7.07)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $451,000 ($65.09)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Housing & Community Development: $195,000 ($28.14)
    Solid Waste Management: $15,000 ($2.16)
    Regular Highways: $9,000 ($1.30)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $4,727,000 ($682.21)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $13,000 ($1.88)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $5,064,000 ($730.84)
    All Other: $461,000 ($66.53)
    Solid Waste Management: $369,000 ($53.25)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $244,000 ($35.21)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $247,000 ($35.65)
    Interest Earnings: $185,000 ($26.70)
    Special Assessments: $57,000 ($8.23)
    Rents: $1,000 ($0.14)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,730,000 ($394.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $1,067,000 ($153.99)
    Highways: $337,000 ($48.64)
    All Other: $326,000 ($47.05)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $3,276,000 ($472.80)
    Property: $2,157,000 ($311.30)
    NEC: $791,000 ($114.16)
    Public Utilities: $11,000 ($1.59)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $225,000 ($32.47)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $8,820,000 ($1272.91)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $8,745,000 ($1262.09)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $225,000 ($32.47)
    Other, NEC: $75,000 ($10.82)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $2,135,000 ($308.13)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,331,000 ($480.73)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $1,097,000 ($158.32)

5.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($48,941 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.01%
Arizona average:

5.73%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($605 average AGI)
Maricopa County:

0.05%
Arizona average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Pinal County, AZ  0.51% ($44,215 average AGI)
from Pima County, AZ  0.19% ($38,204)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.17% ($40,202)


4.74% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,651 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.74%
Arizona average:

5.60%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($898 average AGI)
Maricopa County:

0.08%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Pinal County, AZ  0.42% ($38,492 average AGI)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.18% ($37,819)
to Pima County, AZ  0.14% ($34,939)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tolleson:

  • KMYL (1190 AM; 5 kW; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: INTERSTATE B/C SYSTEM OF AZ, INC.)
  • KXEM (1010 AM; 15 kW; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES OF PHOENIX, INC.)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGME (910 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KASA (1540 AM; 10 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KASA RADIO HOGAR, INC.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KPHX (1480 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CORP. OF ARIZONA, INC.)
  • KXEG (1280 AM; 3 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY OF ARIZONA, LLC)
  • KFYI (550 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTAR (620 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFNN (1510 AM; 22 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: CRC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tolleson:

  • KSLX-FM (100.7 FM; SCOTTSDALE, AZ; Owner: CACTUS RADIO, INC.)
  • KKLT (98.7 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K220GO (91.9 FM; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KZON (101.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KKFR (92.3 FM; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KMLE (107.9 FM; CHANDLER, AZ; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KESZ (99.9 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOOL-FM (94.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KNIX-FM (102.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KUPD (97.9 FM; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: TEMPE RADIO, INC.)
  • KJZZ (91.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA COUNTY COMM. COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KFLR-FM (90.3 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYOT-FM (95.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KMXP (96.9 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K240CV (95.9 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ZORBA RESOURCES, INC.)
  • KZZP (104.7 FM; MESA, AZ; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDKB (93.3 FM; MESA, AZ; Owner: MESA RADIO, INC.)
  • K207CO (89.3 FM; SUN LAKES, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA CNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIST)
  • K216FO (91.1 FM; GUADALUPE, AZ; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KLNZ (103.5 FM; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Tolleson:

  • KAET (Channel 8; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • K43GV (Channel 43; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: TELEVISION APOGEO DE PHOENIX, LLC)
  • KPHO-TV (Channel 5; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KTVK (Channel 3; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KTVK, INC.)
  • KPPX (Channel 51; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: AMERICA 51, L.P.)
  • KPNX (Channel 12; MESA, AZ; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KUTP (Channel 45; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KSAZ-TV (Channel 10; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KSAZ LICENSE, INC.)
  • KASW (Channel 61; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KASW-TV, INC.)
  • K55EH (Channel 55; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KAZT, L.L.C.)
  • KNXV-TV (Channel 15; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTVW-TV (Channel 33; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KTVW LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • K53GF (Channel 53; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: SPANISH INDEPENDENT BROADCAST NETWORK, LLC)
  • KDRX-CA (Channel 48; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: NBC TELEMUNDO PHOENIX, INC.)
  • KFPH-CA (Channel 39; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF PHOENIX)
  • KTVP-LP (Channel 64; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KAZT-CA (Channel 27; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KAZT, L.L.C.)
  • KDTP (Channel 39; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: COMMUNITY TELEVISION EDUCATORS, INC.)
  • KPAZ-TV (Channel 21; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF ARIZONA, INC.)
  • K25DM (Channel 25; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KDMA CHANNEL 25, INC.)
  • KPHZ-LP (Channel 58; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: NBC TELEMUNDO PHOENIX, INC.)
Tolleson fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Tolleson fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 31Number of bridges
  • 308m1,010ftTotal length
  • $16,507,000Total costs
  • 911,844Total average daily traffic
  • 157,240Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21930-1939
  • 41950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 81980-1989
  • 81990-1999
  • 12010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Tolleson, AZ

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Tolleson)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Tolleson, AZ)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Tolleson)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: MAULE M-4-220C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6V 350 SERIES (235 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2072U , Serial Number: 2062C, Year manufactured: 1971, Airworthiness Date: 03/18/1971
    Registrant (Individual): Daniel L Coury, 9602 W Buckeye Rd, Tolleson, AZ 85353
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-250 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 135 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3TP , Serial Number: 24-2042, Year manufactured: 1960, Airworthiness Date: 05/18/1960
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, 11202 W Winslow Ave, Tolleson, AZ 85353
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 177B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5511B , Serial Number: 17702048, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 12/06/1973
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, 11202 W Winslow Ave, Tolleson, AZ 85353
  • Aircraft: LAMB THOMAS T S-12 AIRAILE (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 729TL , Serial Number: 07960736
    Registrant (Individual): Thomas T Lamb, 908 N Christa Way, Tolleson, AZ 85353
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7928W , Serial Number: 28-1969, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 11/02/1964
    Registrant (Individual): Reported Sale, 11202 W Winslow Ave, Tolleson, AZ 85353
  • Aircraft: FERRI RANDY SKYRANGER (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX SEE BOMBADIER (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8844S , Serial Number: SKR2000, Year manufactured: 2003, Airworthiness Date: 06/02/2005
    Registrant (Individual): Larry R Segouin, 904 N Lizanne Way, Tolleson, AZ 85353

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED47$123,6417$100,06025$121,2881$49,4700$03$90,027
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$80,1300$08$184,9990$00$01$48,480
APPLICATIONS DENIED13$107,2252$105,85532$167,6558$24,7331$3,640,6201$110,800
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN15$131,4452$105,8556$131,4122$14,8400$01$63,320
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$92,9940$02$98,4350$00$01$173,130

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0820.15 , 0821.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$150,3701$95,960
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$106,840
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0821.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 40
  • Hazardous Condition: 30
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Tolleson

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Tolleson, AZ
Most common first names in Tolleson, AZ among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2772.0 years
Jose2170.9 years
Maria2174.1 years
John1972.3 years
James1872.8 years
Mary1871.1 years
Francisco1374.9 years
Richard1366.0 years
Joe1370.5 years
Thomas1268.9 years
Most common last names in Tolleson, AZ among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Martinez1869.6 years
Hernandez1769.8 years
Ramirez1674.6 years
Garcia1369.5 years
Gonzales1273.1 years
Moreno1174.9 years
Lopez1072.7 years
Johnson1074.9 years
Perez960.4 years
Camacho965.8 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (72%)
  • Utility gas (26%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Tolleson, AZ
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1Kmart1
AutoZone1Kohl's1
CarMax1Payless1
Circle K4Pizza Hut1
Comfort Suites1SONIC Drive-In1
Cricket Wireless2Sears1
Famous Footwear1Sprint Nextel1
Fashion Bug1Starbucks1
FedEx1Taco Bell1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Target1
GameStop1U-Haul1
Jack In The Box2Waffle House1

Tolleson compared to Arizona state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Tolleson on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Material moving occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of burglaries per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Material moving occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Other services, except public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Administrative and support and waste management services (population 5,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of police officers per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other congregations"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents (pop. 50,000+)"
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