Topawa, Arizona

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Population in 2010: 299.
Males: 182  (61.2%)
Females: 117  (38.8%)
Median resident age:

46.7 years
Arizona median age:

38.3 years
Estimated median household income in 2019: $56,169
Topawa:

$56,169
AZ:

$62,055

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $31,004

Topawa CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $211,600
Topawa:

$211,600
AZ:

$255,900

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $52,216; detached houses: $52,933
March 2019 cost of living index in Topawa: 82.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 59.3%
(100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 59.3% for American Indian residents)
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According to our research of Arizona and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Topawa, Arizona as of September 28, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Topawa is 86 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (2.9%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Arivaca, AZ (40.3 miles , pop. 50,441).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tucson, AZ (60.0 miles , pop. 486,699).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (119.5 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Ali Molina, AZ (2.6 miles),
South Komelik, AZ (2.7 miles),
Ali Chukson, AZ (2.7 miles),
Sells, AZ (2.8 miles ),
Chiawuli Tak, AZ (3.0 miles),
Cowlic, AZ (3.1 miles),
San Miguel, AZ (3.8 miles),
Gu Oidak, AZ (3.8 miles)

Latitude: 31.81 N, Longitude: 111.83 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 520

Distribution of median household income in Topawa, AZ in 2019
Distribution of house value in Topawa, AZ in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.6%
Arizona:

7.6%

Earthquake activity:

Topawa-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Arizona state average. It is 1759% 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 318.4 miles away from Topawa 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 245.9 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 238.0 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 233.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 325.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/24/1987 at 13:15:56, a magnitude 6.7 (6.0 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.7 ML, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 256.1 miles away from Topawa center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Pima County (13) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Fires: 2, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Topawa:

  • University of Arizona (about 59 miles; Tucson, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 36,324)
  • Pima Medical Institute-Tucson (about 61 miles; Tucson, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,357)
  • Pima Community College (about 62 miles; Tucson, AZ; FT enrollment: 18,794)
  • Central Arizona College (about 80 miles; Coolidge, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,893)
  • Chandler-Gilbert Community College (about 103 miles; Chandler, AZ; FT enrollment: 8,047)
  • Arizona State University-Polytechnic (about 104 miles; Mesa, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,311)
  • Mesa Community College (about 110 miles; Mesa, AZ; FT enrollment: 14,726)

Public schools in Topawa:

  • PCJTED - BABOQUIVARI HIGH SCHOOL (Location: INDIAN RTE 19 MILE MRKR 19.5)
  • BABOQUIVARI HIGH SCHOOL (Location: INDIAN ROUTE 19)

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Church in Topawa: San Solano Mission (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Pima County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

3.1 people
Arizona:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

72.6%
Whole state:

66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

13.7%
Whole state:

7.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Topawa:

Marital status in Topawa, AZ
  • Never married: 64.5%
  • Now married: 9.9%
  • Separated: 4.6%
  • Widowed: 21.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

For population 25 years and over in Topawa:

  • High school or higher: 70.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.8
Arizona average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Topawa, AZ (based on Pima County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic203,77050
Evangelical Protestant98,278362
Other45,011128
Mainline Protestant37,03777
Black Protestant4,19014
Orthodox2,2605
None589,717-
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: 122
This county:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 9
Pima County:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 52
This county:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 226
Pima County:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 615
Pima County:

6.17 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Pima County:

7.8%
State:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Pima County:

21.2%
Arizona:

22.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Pima County:

15.2%
State:

14.2%

5.10% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,749 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.10%
Arizona average:

6.11%

0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,247 average AGI)
Pima County:

0.12%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.58% ($47,813 average AGI)
from Cochise County, AZ  0.20% ($45,155)
from Pinal County, AZ  0.15% ($46,716)


4.85% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($53,582 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.85%
Arizona average:

5.15%

0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,299 average AGI)
Pima County:

0.13%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Maricopa County, AZ  0.83% ($47,643 average AGI)
to Pinal County, AZ  0.18% ($46,528)
to Cochise County, AZ  0.13% ($35,622)

Strongest AM radio stations in Topawa:

  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KUAZ (1550 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KTKT (990 AM; 10 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORP.)
  • KEVT (1030 AM; 10 kW; CORTARO, AZ; Owner: ONE MART CORP.)
  • KQTL (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAHUARITA, AZ; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF TUCSON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSAZ (580 AM; 5 kW; MARANA, AZ; Owner: OWL BROADCASTING & DEVELOPMENT, INC.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KNST (790 AM; 5 kW; TUCSON, AZ)
  • KXEM (1010 AM; 15 kW; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES OF PHOENIX, INC.)
  • KFNN (1510 AM; 22 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: CRC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Topawa:

  • K261CK (100.1 FM; SAN XAVIER, AZ; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KXCI (91.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FOUNDATION FOR CREATIVE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWFM-FM (97.1 FM; GREEN VALLEY, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • KCDX (103.1 FM; FLORENCE, AZ; Owner: DESERT WEST AIR RANCHERS CORPORATION)
  • KUAT-FM (90.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • K292CM (106.3 FM; SUMMERHAVEN, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORPORATION)
  • KIIM-FM (99.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOYT (92.9 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZLZ-FM1 (105.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KHYT (107.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRQQ (93.7 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMXZ-FM (94.9 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KLPX (96.1 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORPORATION)

Topawa fatal accident list:

May 25, 2014 06:54 AM, Bia 19, Lat: 31.805108, Lon: -111.818511, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Mar 12, 1998 09:01 PM, Topawa Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 13, 1997 08:58 PM, Bia 19, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Feb 14, 1988 05:39 PM, Fr19, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 27Number of bridges
  • 610ft / 186mTotal length
  • $57,000Total costs
  • 171,999Total average daily traffic
  • 21,432Total average daily truck traffic
  • 170,776Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Topawa, AZ - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 61930-1939
  • 31940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 61970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Topawa, AZ

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Topawa Rlg (Lat: 31.818111 Lon: -111.801222), Call Sign: KNKO656, Licensee ID: L00004006,
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.350 MHz, 454.450 MHz, 454.500 MHz, 454.575 MHz, 454.200 MHz, 454.400 MHz, 454.475 MHz, 454.550 MHz, Grant Date: 02/26/1999, Expiration Date: 11/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 10/09/2008, Registrant: Tohono O\'Odham Utility Authority, Sells, AZ 85634-0000, Phone: (202) 659-0830

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Topawa, AZ
  • 44.0%Electricity
  • 28.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 28.0%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Topawa, AZ
  • 100.0%Electricity


Topawa compared to Arizona state average:

  • Median house value significantly 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.
  • 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 significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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