Wikieup, Arizona

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Population in 2010: 133.
Males: 83  (62.5%)
Females: 50  (37.5%)
Median resident age:

39.5 years
Arizona median age:

38.3 years

Zip code: 85360

Estimated median household income in 2019: $50,179
Wikieup:

$50,179
AZ:

$62,055

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $27,575

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $186,200
Wikieup:

$186,200
AZ:

$255,900

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $217,222; detached houses: $614,070; mobile homes: $54,398

Median gross rent in 2019: $282.

March 2019 cost of living index in Wikieup: 83.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 9.8%
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  • Races in Wikieup, AZ (2019)
    • 7571.4%White alone
    • 2927.6%Hispanic
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Ancestries: Irish (21.1%), Scotch-Irish (21.1%), Austrian (13.2%), American (5.3%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Elevation: 1981 feet

3 residents are foreign born (2.9% Latin America).

This place:

2.9%
Arizona:

13.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $405 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $443 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Peoria, AZ (106.6 miles , pop. 108,364).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Glendale, AZ (112.1 miles , pop. 218,812).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (119.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Bagdad, AZ (5.1 miles ),
Pine Lake, AZ (5.5 miles),
Alamo Lake, AZ (5.6 miles),
Yucca, AZ (5.7 miles),
Pinion Pines, AZ (5.9 miles),
Lazy Y U, AZ (6.0 miles ),
McConnico, AZ (6.4 miles),
Walnut Creek, AZ (6.5 miles )

Latitude: 34.70 N, Longitude: 113.61 W

Area code: 928

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

8.7%
Arizona:

7.6%

Earthquake activity:

Wikieup-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Arizona state average. It is 4075% 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 170.5 miles away from Wikieup 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 161.3 miles away from Wikieup center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 157.6 miles away from Wikieup center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 306.6 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 186.5 miles away from Wikieup 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 175.1 miles away from Wikieup 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 Mohave County (12) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wikieup:

  • Mohave Community College (about 46 miles; Kingman, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 3,309)
  • Yavapai College (about 67 miles; Prescott, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,258)
  • Northcentral University (about 76 miles; Prescott Valley, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,927)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc-Motorcycle Mechanics Institute Division (about 111 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,976)
  • Estrella Mountain Community College (about 112 miles; Avondale, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,932)
  • Arizona State University-West (about 113 miles; Glendale, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,454)
  • Glendale Community College (about 114 miles; Glendale, AZ; FT enrollment: 12,533)

Public school in Wikieup:

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Points of interest:

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Notable location: Hopewell Ranch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Natural Corrals Wash (A), Bronco Creek (B), Bitter Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Mohave County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

WIKIEUP TRADING POST (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 8 regular monitoring violations
TURQUOISE DE LUCHIA REST (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-16-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-16-2009)
  • 16 routine major monitoring violations
  • 5 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This place:

2.1 people
Arizona:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

51.6%
Whole state:

66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.3%
Whole state:

7.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.6% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Wikieup:

Marital status in Wikieup, AZ
  • Never married: 9.8%
  • Now married: 62.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 19.2%

For population 25 years and over in Wikieup:

  • High school or higher: 61.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
Educational Attainment in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.4
Arizona average:

12.2

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wikieup, AZ (based on Mohave County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic18,5005
Evangelical Protestant13,18097
Other8,93022
Mainline Protestant4,06112
Orthodox642
Black Protestant-1
None155,451-
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: 24
Mohave County:

1.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Mohave County:

0.10 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
This county:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 71
This county:

3.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 134
Here:

6.84 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

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

9.3%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Mohave County:

26.2%
State:

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

12.0%
Arizona:

14.2%

8.55% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,794 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.55%
Arizona average:

6.11%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($185 average AGI)
Mohave County:

0.04%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Clark County, NV  0.79% ($34,077 average AGI)
from San Bernardino County, CA  0.60% ($49,906)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.59% ($57,005)


6.85% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($40,266 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.85%
Arizona average:

5.15%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Clark County, NV  0.86% ($44,384 average AGI)
to Maricopa County, AZ  0.74% ($47,654)
to San Bernardino County, CA  0.26% ($33,116)

Strongest AM radio stations in Wikieup:

  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KXNT (840 AM; 50 kW; NORTH LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KFMB (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN DIEGO, CA; Owner: MIDWEST TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KFNN (1510 AM; 22 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: CRC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPLS (830 AM; 50 kW; ORANGE, CA; Owner: CRN LICENSES, LLC)
  • KYET (1180 AM; 10 kW; WILLIAMS, AZ; Owner: GRAND CANYON GATEWAY BROADCASTING, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wikieup:

  • K256AA (99.1 FM; KINGMAN, AZ; Owner: CAROL L. VINE DBA VINE COMMUNICATNS)
  • K264AB (100.7 FM; KINGMAN, AZ; Owner: CAROL L. VINE DBA VINE COMMUNICATNS)
  • K268AC (101.5 FM; KINGMAN, AZ; Owner: CAROL L. VINE DBA VINE COMMUNICATNS)
  • KRRN (92.7 FM; DOLAN SPRINGS, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K242AQ (96.3 FM; KINGMAN, AZ; Owner: DONALD F. HENDREN)
  • K224BV (92.7 FM; KINGMAN, AZ; Owner: RICHARD R. FULKERSON)
  • K280EH (103.9 FM; KINGMAN, AZ; Owner: JANE G. BREDER)
  • KGMN (100.1 FM; KINGMAN, AZ; Owner: NEW WEST BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • K263AI (100.5 FM; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: DONALD F. HENDREN)
  • KRCY-FM (96.7 FM; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: RICK L. MURPHY)
  • KZUL-FM (104.5 FM; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: MAD DOG WIRELESS, INC.)
  • KJJJ (102.3 FM; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: STEVEN M. GREELEY)
  • KRRK (101.1 FM; LAKE HAVASU CITY, AZ; Owner: SMOKE AND MIRRORS, LLC)
  • KFLG-FM (94.7 FM; KINGMAN, AZ; Owner: CAMERON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNKK (107.1 FM; NEEDLES, CA; Owner: CAMERON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KADD (93.5 FM; LAUGHLIN, NV; Owner: M&M BROADCASTING LLC)
  • KAHM (102.1 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: SOUTHWEST FM BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KLUK (97.9 FM; NEEDLES, CA; Owner: CAMERON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFPB (103.9 FM; CHINO VALLEY, AZ; Owner: PRESCOTT RADIO PARTNERS)

Wikieup fatal accident list:

Jul 7, 2013 07:52 AM, Us-93, Lat: 34.707558, Lon: -113.612631, Vehicles: 3, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 17, 1996 07:55 AM, 93, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 10, 1988 06:30 AM, 93, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 5, 1987 08:45 AM, 93, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Mar 14, 1979 11:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 21Number of bridges
  • 351ft / 107mTotal length
  • $8,000Total costs
  • 120,812Total average daily traffic
  • 21,994Total average daily truck traffic
  • 121,022Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic
New bridges in Wikieup, AZ - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31950-1959
  • 111960-1969
  • 11990-1999
  • 62000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Wikieup, AZ

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Wikieup)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Wikieup, AZ)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KB7YQL, Grant Date: 09/21/1993, Expiration Date: 09/21/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/22/2005, Registrant: Wayne A Miller, Gen Delivery, Wikieup, AZ 85360

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: AMERICAN CHAMPION AIRCRAFT 8GCBC (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING O-360-C1G (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 23BD, N23BD, N-23BD, Serial Number: 517-2009, Year manufactured: 2009, Airworthiness Date: 09/10/2009, Certificate Issue Date: 09/25/2009
    Registrant (Partnership): Robert A Dieterich, Po Box 132, Wikieup, AZ 85360, Other Owners: Jamie K Dieterich

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Wikieup, AZ
  • 70.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 30.0%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Wikieup, AZ
  • 55.6%Electricity
  • 44.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Wikieup 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.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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