Tsaile, Arizona

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Population in 2010: 1,205. Population change since 2000: +11.8%
Males: 549  (45.6%)
Females: 656  (54.4%)
Median resident age:  19.9 years
Arizona median age:  36.8 years

Zip codes: 86556.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $28,439 (it was $17,500 in 2000)
Tsaile:

$28,439
AZ:

$48,510

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $8,407 (it was $6,259 in 2000)

Tsaile CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $60,114 (it was $52,100 in 2000)
Tsaile:

$60,114
AZ:

$166,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $66,658; Detached houses: $77,583; Mobile homes: $25,250

Median gross rent in 2013: $322.

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  • Races in Tsaile, AZ (2013)

    Tsaile races chart
    • 89968.3%American Indian alone
    • 22517.1%White alone
    • 1058.0%Hispanic
    • 342.6%Asian alone
    • 262.0%Two or more races
    • 231.7%Black alone
    • 80.6%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Tsaile: 81.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (2.3%), Polish (2.2%), Greek (1.8%), Russian (1.0%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 6.01 square miles.

Population density: 201 people per square mile   (very low).

Tsaile,AZ real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Tsaile:

  • High school or higher: 72.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 38.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tsaile CDP:

  • Never married: 68.0%
  • Now married: 23.8%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 0.8%
  • Divorced: 4.7%

24 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.8%
Arizona:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Tsaile CDP:  1.2% ($618)
Arizona:  0.9% ($962)
Tsaile satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Coconino, AZ (152.3 miles , pop. 74,488).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Albuquerque, NM (168.4 miles , pop. 448,607).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (251.1 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Sehili, AZ (1.9 miles) , Wheatfields, AZ (2.7 miles ), Lukachukai, AZ (2.8 miles ), Del Muerto, AZ (3.8 miles ), Round Rock, AZ (4.3 miles ), Sanostee, NM (4.6 miles ), Chinle, AZ (4.7 miles ), Many Farms, AZ (4.8 miles ).

Latitude: 36.30 N, Longitude: 109.22 W

Area code: 928

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

17.8%
Arizona:

7.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)
  • Educational services (43%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Information (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Material moving occupations (15%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (13%)
  • Community and social service occupations (4%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (32%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (5%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (4%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Tsaile, Arizona

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Earthquake activity:

Tsaile-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Arizona state average. It is 316% 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 438.0 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 424.8 miles away from Tsaile center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 425.0 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 448.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 533.9 miles away from Tsaile 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 437.8 miles away from the city 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 Apache County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Fires: 2, Storms: 2, 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).
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College/University in Tsaile:

  • Dine College (Full-time enrollment: 1,357; Location: Route 12, One Circle Drive; Public; Website: www.dinecollege.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tsaile:

  • San Juan College (about 68 miles; Farmington, NM; Full-time enrollment: 5,112)
  • Fort Lewis College (about 101 miles; Durango, CO; FT enrollment: 3,631)
  • Coconino Community College (about 157 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,090)
  • Northern Arizona University (about 158 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 22,494)
  • University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus (about 167 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 2,335)
  • University of New Mexico-Main Campus (about 169 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 23,042)
  • Central New Mexico Community College (about 169 miles; Albuquerque, NM; FT enrollment: 19,398)

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Notable location: Dine College Tsaile Campus Library (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Apache County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 49.4%
(9.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 52.9% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.5 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  73.9%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  14.6%
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: 0.0% of all households
204 people in college/university student housing in 2010
106 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000
2 people in unknown juvenile institutions in 2000

Tsaile compared to Arizona state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.9
Arizona average:

12.5

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (55%)
  • Electricity (33%)
  • Utility gas (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Tsaile CDP (based on Apache County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other15,37735
Catholic15,00013
Evangelical Protestant3,83473
Mainline Protestant71511
None36,592-
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: 11
Apache County:

1.58 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Apache County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 33
Apache County:

4.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Here:

2.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.8%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Apache County:

31.5%
Arizona:

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

10.2%
State:

14.2%

9.99% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,666 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.99%
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 McKinley County, NM  1.96% ($25,450 average AGI)
from Maricopa County, AZ  1.72% ($30,479)
from Navajo County, AZ  1.55% ($27,807)


9.35% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($28,857 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.35%
Arizona average:

5.60%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($106 average AGI)
Apache County:

0.05%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to McKinley County, NM  2.04% ($23,221 average AGI)
to Maricopa County, AZ  1.53% ($29,666)
to Navajo County, AZ  1.35% ($27,548)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tsaile:

  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KENN (1390 AM; 10 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO, LLC)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KNDN (960 AM; 5 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: BASIN BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KNZZ (1100 AM; 50 kW; GRAND JUNCTION, CO; Owner: M B C GRAND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGAK (1330 AM; 5 kW; GALLUP, NM; Owner: KRJG, INC.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KRZE (1280 AM; 5 kW; FARMINGTON, NM; Owner: J. THOMAS DEVELOPMENT OF NM, INC.)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)
  • KXNT (840 AM; 50 kW; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tsaile:

  • K289AD (105.7 FM; CHINLE, AZ; Owner: PROCLAIMING CHRIST'S LOVE MINISTRIES)
  • KFXR-FM (107.3 FM; CHINLE, AZ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KRTZ (98.7 FM; CORTEZ, CO; Owner: WINTON ROAD BROADCASTING CO., LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Tsaile:

  • K08HQ (Channel 8; CHINLE, AZ; Owner: KOB-TV, LLC)
  • K40AP (Channel 40; TSAILE, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 8m26ftTotal length
  • $197,000Total costs
  • 5,316Total average daily traffic
  • 265Total average daily truck traffic
  • 5,484Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KE5ABO, Licensee ID: L00781972
    Grant Date: 01/20/2004, Expiration Date: 01/20/2014, Certifier: Mark A Richards
    Registrant: Mark A Richards, Tsaile, AZ 86556

Most common first names in Tsaile, AZ among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Marie471.0 years
Mary388.3 years
Betty280.0 years
Dorothy274.0 years
Ella264.5 years
Irene283.5 years
June287.0 years
Most common last names in Tsaile, AZ among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Yazzie762.6 years
James570.8 years
Allen368.3 years
Chee369.0 years
Kedelty389.4 years
Begay288.5 years
Adhidley285.0 years
Curley269.5 years
Davis259.0 years
Benally286.0 years

Tsaile on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other financial specialists"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Educational services"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations:"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Farmers and farm managers"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Top executives"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)"
  • #30 (86556) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of residents speaking other language at home"
  • #65 (86556) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Other groups first ancestries (pop 1,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2003 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Kerry (Democrat) in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
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