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Population in 2010: 10,208. Population change since 2000: +311.0%
Males: 4,987  (48.9%)
Females: 5,221  (51.1%)

Median resident age:  35.5 years
Arizona median age:  33.8 years

Zip codes: 85641.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $77,315 (it was $46,202 in 2000)
Vail:

$77,315
AZ:

$47,826
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $31,042

Vail CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $201,755 (it was $117,600 in 2000)
Vail:

$201,755
AZ:

$151,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $231,720; Detached houses: $268,086; Mobile homes: $171,738

Median gross rent in 2012: $1,278.

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  • White alone - 7,308 (74.4%)
  • Hispanic - 1,601 (16.3%)
  • Black alone - 501 (5.1%)
  • Asian alone - 247 (2.5%)
  • Two or more races - 134 (1.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 18 (0.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 7 (0.07%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Vail: 88.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: German (20.0%), Irish (9.3%), English (7.0%), United States (3.4%), French (3.1%), Italian (2.4%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Elevation: 3237 feet

Land area: 18.2 square miles.

Population density: 561 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Vail:

  • High school or higher: 93.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.7%
  • Unemployed: 4.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Vail CDP:

  • Never married: 19.4%
  • Now married: 68.9%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 2.5%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

550 residents are foreign born

This place:  5.6%
Arizona:  13.4%



According to our research of Arizona and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Vail, Arizona as of October 23, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Vail to the number of sex offenders is 1,458 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,288 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $2,006 (0.9%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tucson, AZ (19.5 miles , pop. 486,699).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (132.5 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Corona de Tucson, AZ (2.2 miles ), Rincon Valley, AZ (2.8 miles ), East Sahuarita, AZ (3.7 miles ), Littletown, AZ (3.7 miles ), Summit, AZ (3.9 miles ), Pimaco Two, AZ (3.9 miles ), Drexel-Alvernon, AZ (3.9 miles ), Mescal, AZ (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 32.00 N, Longitude: 110.70 W

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.2%
Arizona:

8.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (21%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (11%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Religious workers (5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Electricians (4%)
  • Engineers (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (8%)
  • Cashiers (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)

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Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Pima County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Fires: 2, Tornado: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals/medical centers near Vail:

  • RITA RANCH DIALYSIS (DVA) (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; TUCSON, AZ)

Political contributions by individuals in Vail, AZ

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Vail:

  • University of Phoenix-Southern Arizona Campus (about 19 miles; Tucson, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 2,465)
  • University of Arizona (about 22 miles; Tucson, AZ; FT enrollment: 33,106)
  • Pima Community College (about 23 miles; Tucson, AZ; FT enrollment: 11,708)
  • Eastern Arizona College (about 80 miles; Thatcher, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,285)
  • Chandler/Gilbert Community College (about 110 miles; Chandler, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,924)
  • Mesa Community College (about 118 miles; Mesa, AZ; FT enrollment: 8,853)
  • Arizona State University (about 122 miles; Tempe, AZ; FT enrollment: 54,626)

Public elementary/middle schools in Vail:

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Churches in Vail include: Santa Rita Shrine (A), Saint Rita in the Desert Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Agua Verde Creek (A), Cienega Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Colossal Cave Mountain Park - Pima County Parklands Foundation (Museums; 16721 East Old Spanish Trail), Rocking K Stables (Amusement & Theme Parks; 13401 East Spanish Trail).

 
Pima 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
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 27.5. This is about average.
City:

27.5
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.276. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.276
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.517. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.517
U.S.:

2.433
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 12.3. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

12.3
U.S.:

9.4
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 30.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

30.5
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 24.9. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
City:

24.9
U.S.:

22.1

Drinking water stations with addresses in Vail and their reported violations in the past:

PANTANO WATER COOP (Population served: 162, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-2005 and DEC-2025, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-27-2005)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-2004 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-2004 and DEC-2025, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-27-2005)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
KAHLUA WELL CO-OP (Population served: 87, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JUL-2005 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
DOME WELL ASSOCIATION (Population served: 28, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between JAN-2004 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule
  • One minor monitoring violation

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 3.7%
(3.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 7.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 18.4% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This place:  3.0 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  81.8%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.4%
Whole state:  7.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Vail, AZ

Vail compared to Arizona state average:

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


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Vail travel time to work - commute


Vail mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (50%)
  • Electricity (42%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Vail CDP (based on Pima County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.88%
Here44.9%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionJewishLDS (Mormon) ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in America
Adherents59.5%6.0%5.3%4.5%2.9%
Congregations10.0%10.7%2.7%9.8%4.0%
NameUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Episcopal Church Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentOther
Adherents2.5%2.4%2.3%2.3%12.3%
Congregations3.3%3.3%2.5%1.1%52.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 122
Pima County:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

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.
Arizona:

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
This county:

6.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.8%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Pima County:

21.2%
State:

22.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

15.2%
State:

14.2%

6.67% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($48,703 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.67%
Arizona average:

8.20%

0.29% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,119 average AGI)
Pima County:

0.29%
Arizona average:

0.18%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.61% ($44,290 average AGI)
from Cochise County, AZ  0.23% ($31,948)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.23% ($50,956)


5.33% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($41,226 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.33%
Arizona average:

5.96%

0.16% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,019 average AGI)
Pima County:

0.16%
Arizona average:

0.10%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Maricopa County, AZ  0.87% ($41,401 average AGI)
to Cochise County, AZ  0.17% ($32,272)
to Pinal County, AZ  0.16% ($47,104)

Strongest AM radio stations in Vail:

  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KQTL (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAHUARITA, AZ; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF TUCSON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KUAZ (1550 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KTKT (990 AM; 10 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORP.)
  • KNST (790 AM; 5 kW; TUCSON, AZ)
  • KEVT (1030 AM; 10 kW; CORTARO, AZ; Owner: ONE MART CORP.)
  • KJLL (1330 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH TUCSON, AZ; Owner: HUDSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KSAZ (580 AM; 5 kW; MARANA, AZ; Owner: OWL BROADCASTING & DEVELOPMENT, INC.)
  • KGVY (1080 AM; daytime; 1 kW; GREEN VALLEY, AZ; Owner: GREEN VALLEY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Vail:

  • KXCI (91.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FOUNDATION FOR CREATIVE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K255AC (98.9 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA COUNTY COMMUN. COLLEGE DIST)
  • KZLZ-FM2 (105.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K263AA (100.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KWFM-FM (97.1 FM; GREEN VALLEY, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUAT-FM (90.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • K292CM (106.3 FM; SUMMERHAVEN, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORPORATION)
  • KZLZ-FM1 (105.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KZNO (98.3 FM; NOGALES, AZ; Owner: DESERT WEST AIR RANCHERS CORPORATION (A WYOMING CORPORATION))
  • KGMG (106.3 FM; ORACLE, AZ; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KLPX (96.1 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORPORATION)
  • K261CK (100.1 FM; SAN XAVIER, AZ; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KIIM-FM (99.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOYT (92.9 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • KCDX (103.1 FM; FLORENCE, AZ; Owner: DESERT WEST AIR RANCHERS CORPORATION)
  • KXKQ (94.1 FM; SAFFORD, AZ; Owner: MCMURRAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWCX-FM (104.9 FM; WILLCOX, AZ; Owner: LAKESHORE MEDIA, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Vail:

  • KWBA (Channel 58; SIERRA VISTA, AZ; Owner: TUCSON COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Vail)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 32.019167 Lon: -110.706194, Call Sign: WQRE867
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.512 MHz, 151.625 MHz, 151.700 MHz, 151.760 MHz, 154.527 MHz, 158.400 MHz, 158.407 MHz, 451.800 MHz, 451.812 MHz, 456.800 MHz... (+5 more)
    Grant Date: 04/30/2013, Expiration Date: 04/30/2023, Certifier: Stanley Lalli
    Registrant: Data Systems Group, Inc., Vail, AZ 85641, Phone: (520) 301-4144, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

128 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Vail)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

41 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Vail)

Businesses in Vail, AZ

  • Dairy Queen: 1
  • Quiznos: 1
  • Walgreens: 1


Vail on our top lists:

  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores"
  • #27 (85641) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Australian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
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