White Mountain Lake, Arizona

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Population in 2010: 2,205.
Males: 1,009  (45.8%)
Females: 1,196  (54.2%)
Median resident age:  48.9 years
Arizona median age:  37.5 years

Zip codes: 85912.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $36,998
White Mountain Lake:

$36,998
AZ:

$53,558

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $17,034

White Mountain Lake CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $98,700
White Mountain Lake:

$98,700
AZ:

$205,900

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $125,152; Detached houses: $162,650; Mobile homes: $80,723

Median gross rent in 2016: $850.

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  • Races in White Mountain Lake, AZ (2010)

    White Mountain Lake races chart
    • 1,78881.1%White alone
    • 35916.3%Hispanic
    • 231.0%Two or more races
    • 200.9%American Indian alone
    • 100.5%Asian alone
    • 50.2%Black alone

Races in White Mountain Lake detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in White Mountain Lake: 84.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (11.4%), German (9.1%), English (7.5%), European (6.8%), Irish (6.4%), Scotch-Irish (4.2%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

White Mountain Lake,AZ real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in White Mountain Lake:

  • High school or higher: 82.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.9%

For population 15 years and over in White Mountain Lake CDP:

  • Never married: 28.9%
  • Now married: 39.6%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 10.2%
  • Divorced: 20.5%

93 residents are foreign born (4.1% Latin America).

This place:

4.1%
Arizona:

13.4%



According to our research of Arizona and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in White Mountain Lake, Arizona as of July 22, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in White Mountain Lake is 2,282 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $486 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $521 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Coconino, AZ (101.6 miles , pop. 74,488).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Mesa, AZ (119.9 miles , pop. 396,375).

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

Nearest cities: Show Low, AZ (2.8 miles ), Wagon Wheel, AZ (3.2 miles ), Linden, AZ (3.2 miles ), Taylor, AZ (3.3 miles ), Lake of the Woods, AZ (3.5 miles ), Snowflake, AZ (3.6 miles ), Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ (3.7 miles ), Pinedale, AZ (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 34.34 N, Longitude: 109.99 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 928

White Mountain Lake household income distribution White Mountain Lake home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

9.5%
Arizona:

6.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (32%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (13%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Information (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (21%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3%)

Work and jobs in White Mountain Lake: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Earthquake activity:

White Mountain Lake-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Arizona state average. It is 319% 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 374.2 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 368.0 miles away from White Mountain Lake center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 337.3 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 352.1 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 342.4 miles away from White Mountain Lake center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 514.5 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 Navajo County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Fires: 6, 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).

Hospitals and medical centers near White Mountain Lake:

  • SHOW LOW DIALYSIS (FMC) (Dialysis Facility, about 8 miles away; SHOW LOW, AZ)
  • TALL PINES CARE AND REHAB, INC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; SHOW LOW, AZ)
  • SUMMIT HEALTHCARE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; SHOW LOW, AZ)
  • SUMMIT HEALTHCARE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 10 miles away; SHOW LOW, AZ)
  • SIERRA BLANCA REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; LAKESIDE, AZ)

airports located in White Mountain Lake:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to White Mountain Lake:

  • Eastern Arizona College (about 105 miles; Thatcher, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 3,810)
  • Coconino Community College (about 111 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,090)
  • Northern Arizona University (about 112 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 22,494)
  • Arizona State University-Polytechnic (about 121 miles; Mesa, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,311)
  • Scottsdale Community College (about 124 miles; Scottsdale, AZ; FT enrollment: 6,030)
  • Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale (about 125 miles; Scottsdale, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,123)
  • Paradise Valley Community College (about 126 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,259)

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Notable location: White Mountain Lake Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in White Mountain Lake: White Mountain Lake Community Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Bills Lake (A), Mexican Lake (B), Deep Tank (C), White Mountain Lake (D), Daggs Reservoir (E), Trophy Lake (F), The Forebay (G), Duck Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Navajo 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 50.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

50.2
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 15.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.9
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 38.4%
(37.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 34.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 42.5% for American Indian residents, 98.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  64.0%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.4%
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: 0.1% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.8
Arizona average:

12.5

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for White Mountain Lake CDP (based on Navajo County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other24,72762
Evangelical Protestant13,96698
Catholic6,60014
Mainline Protestant1,41018
Black Protestant2072
None60,539-
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: 19
Navajo County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Navajo County:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
Navajo County:

4.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 88
Here:

7.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

12.7%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Navajo County:

26.1%
Arizona:

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

9.8%
State:

14.2%

7.59% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,068 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.59%
Arizona average:

5.73%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($333 average AGI)
Navajo County:

0.04%
Arizona average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Maricopa County, AZ  1.98% ($36,088 average AGI)
from Apache County, AZ  0.87% ($27,548)
from Coconino County, AZ  0.66% ($25,893)


8.40% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,311 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.40%
Arizona average:

5.60%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($125 average AGI)
Navajo County:

0.05%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Maricopa County, AZ  2.08% ($32,707 average AGI)
to Apache County, AZ  1.00% ($27,807)
to Coconino County, AZ  0.67% ($28,862)

Strongest AM radio stations in White Mountain Lake:

  • KVWM (970 AM; 5 kW; SHOW LOW, AZ; Owner: PETRACOM OF SHOW LOW, LLC)
  • KVSL (1450 AM; 1 kW; SHOW LOW, AZ; Owner: PETRACOM OF SHOW LOW, LLC)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50 kW; WINDOW ROCK, AZ; Owner: THE NAVAJO NATION)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 43 kW; TSE BONITO, NM; Owner: WESTERN INDIAN MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KDJI (1270 AM; 5 kW; HOLBROOK, AZ; Owner: PETRACOM OF HOLBROOK, 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.)
  • KUAZ (1550 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KKOB (770 AM; 50 kW; ALBUQUERQUE, NM; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFNN (1510 AM; 22 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: CRC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in White Mountain Lake:

  • KSNX (93.5 FM; SHOW LOW, AZ; Owner: PETRACOM OF SHOW LOW, LLC)
  • KRFM (96.5 FM; SHOW LOW, AZ; Owner: PETRACOM OF SHOW LOW, LLC)
  • KNAA (90.7 FM; SHOW LOW, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KWKM (95.7 FM; ST. JOHNS, AZ; Owner: KM RADIO OF ST. JOHNS, L.L.C.)
  • KTHQ (92.5 FM; EAGAR, AZ; Owner: COUNTRY MOUNTAIN AIRWAVES, LLC)
  • KZUA (92.1 FM; HOLBROOK, AZ; Owner: PETRACOM OF HOLBROOK, L.L.C.)
  • KRXS-FM (97.3 FM; GLOBE, AZ; Owner: LINDA C. POTYKA)
  • KQAZ (101.7 FM; SPRINGERVILLE, AZ; Owner: COUNTRY MOUNTAIN AIRWAVES, LLC)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 745Total average daily traffic
  • 14Total average daily truck traffic
  • 755Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

5
  • Call Sign: KB7TQC, Licensee ID: L00620645, Grant Date: 07/03/2013, Expiration Date: 07/03/2023, Registrant: Ken Jarrell, 1796 Allen Pl, White Mountain Lake, AZ 85912-0947
  • Call Sign: KB7UMH, Licensee ID: L00637267, Grant Date: 07/02/2013, Expiration Date: 07/02/2023, Registrant: Betty Jarrell, 1796 Allen Pl, White Mountain Lake, AZ 85912-0947
  • Call Sign: KC7ZAD, Licensee ID: L01298034, Grant Date: 06/26/2007, Expiration Date: 08/18/2017, Registrant: Gilbert L Bemus, White Mountain Lake, AZ 85912-0761
  • Call Sign: W5LCF, Licensee ID: L00651829, Grant Date: 11/19/1998, Expiration Date: 11/19/2008, Cancellation Date: 11/20/2010, Certifier: Alex C Fabris Jr, Registrant: Alex C Fabris Jr, White Mountain Lake, AZ 85912-0681
  • Call Sign: WB7RFD, Licensee ID: L00977661, Grant Date: 02/12/2015, Expiration Date: 03/22/2025, Registrant: Richard J Garling, White Mountain Lake, AZ 85912-0774

White Mountain Lake compared to Arizona state average:

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