Williamson, Arizona

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Population in 2010: 5,438. Population change since 2000: +44.0%
Males: 2,739  (50.4%)
Females: 2,699  (49.6%)
Median resident age:  61.3 years
Arizona median age:  36.8 years

Zip codes: 86305.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $68,875 (it was $47,182 in 2000)
Williamson:

$68,875
AZ:

$48,510

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $33,402 (it was $30,232 in 2000)

Williamson CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $345,963 (it was $237,500 in 2000)
Williamson:

$345,963
AZ:

$166,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $245,547; Detached houses: $289,581; Townhouses or other attached units: $217,627; In 2-unit structures: $152,685; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $183,553; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $173,000; Mobile homes: $73,977; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $3,264

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,364.

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  • Races in Williamson, AZ (2013)

    Williamson races chart
    • 5,40694.0%White alone
    • 2263.9%Hispanic
    • 510.9%Two or more races
    • 150.3%Black alone
    • 150.3%Asian alone
    • 80.1%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Williamson: 89.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.5%), English (15.9%), Irish (11.1%), Scottish (5.7%), United States (5.5%), French (5.5%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Elevation: 5053 feet

Land area: 57.6 square miles.

Population density: 94 people per square mile   (very low).

Williamson,AZ real estate house value index trend

Williamson, Arizona map

For population 25 years and over in Williamson:

  • High school or higher: 96.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 41.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 19.3%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 24.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Williamson CDP:

  • Never married: 14.3%
  • Now married: 71.4%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 6.5%

138 residents are foreign born (0.9% North America, 0.9% Europe, 0.4% Latin America).

This place:

2.4%
Arizona:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,385 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,066 (0.6%)

Williamson satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Flagstaff, AZ (62.6 miles , pop. 52,894).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Glendale, AZ (78.0 miles , pop. 218,812).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (83.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Chino Valley, AZ (2.7 miles ), Prescott, AZ (2.9 miles ), Prescott Valley, AZ (3.6 miles ), Paulden, AZ (4.0 miles ), Wilhoit, AZ (4.3 miles ), Dewey-Humboldt, AZ (4.3 miles ), Mayer, AZ (4.9 miles ), Jerome, AZ (4.9 miles ).

Latitude: 34.67 N, Longitude: 112.53 W

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

7.1%
Arizona:

7.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (20%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Williamson, Arizona

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Earthquake activity:

Williamson-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Arizona state average. It is 481% 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 230.8 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 222.6 miles away from Williamson center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 207.6 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 231.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 367.9 miles away from Williamson center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
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 220.2 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 Yavapai County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 7, Fires: 6, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Williamson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Williamson:

  • MOUNTAIN VIEW MANOR (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; PRESCOTT, AZ)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF PRESCOTT (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; PRESCOTT, AZ)
  • YAVAPAI REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; PRESCOTT, AZ)
  • PRESCOTT DIALYSIS (DSI) (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; PRESCOTT, AZ)
  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY-PRESCOTT VILLAGE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; PRESCOTT, AZ)
  • LAS FUENTES CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; PRESCOTT, AZ)
  • MEADOW PARK CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; PRESCOTT, AZ)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Williamson:

  • Yavapai College (about 10 miles; Prescott, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 4,258)
  • Northcentral University (about 15 miles; Prescott Valley, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,927)
  • Northern Arizona University (about 61 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 22,494)
  • Coconino Community College (about 61 miles; Flagstaff, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,090)
  • Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc-Motorcycle Mechanics Institute Division (about 73 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,976)
  • Paradise Valley Community College (about 77 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,259)
  • Arizona State University-West (about 77 miles; Glendale, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,454)

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Notable locations in Williamson: American Ranch (A), Stringfield Ranch (B), Lon Stringfield Ranch (C), Cayuse Picnic Area (D), Williamson Valley Fire District Station (E), Central Yavapai Fire District Station 57 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Williamson include: Grace Baptist Church (A), Westside Christian Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Lon Stringfield (A), Stringfield Tank (B), Chimbley Tank (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Yavapai 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 2012 was 54.0. This is better than average.

City:

54.0
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 39.0. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

39.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 13.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.0
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 4.42. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.42
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.7%
(8.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 54.2% for Black residents, 6.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  79.1%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.3%
Whole state:  7.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households
7 people in nursing homes in 2000

Williamson compared to Arizona state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above 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.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Arizona average:

12.5

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (62%)
  • Electricity (19%)
  • Utility gas (10%)
  • Wood (8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Williamson CDP (based on Yavapai County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant22,957156
Catholic16,50014
Other10,74047
Mainline Protestant4,52522
Orthodox1001
None156,211-
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: 41
Yavapai County:

1.93 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 69
Yavapai County:

3.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 216
Here:

10.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.5%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Yavapai County:

17.7%
Arizona:

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

10.4%
State:

14.2%

7.47% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,754 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.47%
Arizona average:

5.73%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($177 average AGI)
Yavapai County:

0.04%
Arizona average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Maricopa County, AZ  1.82% ($43,853 average AGI)
from Coconino County, AZ  0.49% ($39,637)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.22% ($60,770)


7.10% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,083 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.10%
Arizona average:

5.60%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($207 average AGI)
Yavapai County:

0.05%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Maricopa County, AZ  1.86% ($35,819 average AGI)
to Coconino County, AZ  0.39% ($28,218)
to Pima County, AZ  0.24% ($35,870)

Strongest AM radio stations in Williamson:

  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KYCA (1490 AM; 1 kW; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: SOUTHWEST BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KNOT (1450 AM; 1 kW; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: PAYNE-PRESCOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KQNA (1130 AM; daytime; 1 kW; PRESCOTT VALLEY, AZ; Owner: PRESCOTT VALLEY BROADCASTING CO. INC)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYET (1180 AM; 10 kW; WILLIAMS, AZ; Owner: GRAND CANYON GATEWAY BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KAZM (780 AM; 5 kW; SEDONA, AZ; Owner: TABBACK BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KFNN (1510 AM; 22 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: CRC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)
  • KXEM (1010 AM; 15 kW; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES OF PHOENIX, INC.)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Williamson:

  • KAHM (102.1 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: SOUTHWEST FM BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • K246AA (97.1 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: LERNER FILM & TAPE PROD., INC.)
  • KPPV (106.7 FM; PRESCOTT VALLEY, AZ; Owner: PRESCOTT VALLEY BROADCASTING CO. INC)
  • K223AG (92.5 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: LERNER FILM & TAPE PROD., INC.)
  • KNAQ (89.3 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: NORTHERN ARIZONA UNIVERSITY)
  • K207BR (89.3 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: NORTHERN ARIZONA UNIVERSITY)
  • K201CQ (88.1 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KVRD-FM (105.7 FM; COTTONWOOD, AZ; Owner: YAVAPAI BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KKLD (98.3 FM; PRESCOTT VALLEY, AZ; Owner: W. GRANT HAFLEY)
  • KGCB (90.9 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: GRAND CANYON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KZGL (95.9 FM; COTTONWOOD, AZ; Owner: YAVAPAI BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KNOT-FM (99.1 FM; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: PAYNE-PRESCOTT BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWMX (96.7 FM; WILLIAMS, AZ; Owner: RED ROCK COMMUNICATIONS II, LTD.)
  • KJZA (89.5 FM; DRAKE, AZ; Owner: ST. PAUL BIBLE COLLEGE)
  • K220GI (91.9 FM; CAMP VERDE, AZ; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KHOV-FM (105.3 FM; WICKENBURG, AZ; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • KSWG (94.1 FM; WICKENBURG, AZ; Owner: CIRCLE S BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Williamson:

  • K14HC (Channel 14; PRESCOTT, AZ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 8Number of bridges
  • 10m33ftTotal length
  • $899,000Total costs
  • 9,974Total average daily traffic
  • 97Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,054Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • TABLE MTN 2, Off Williamson Valley Ranch Rd (Lat: 34.714583 Lon: -112.526889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WQKL214
    Assigned Frequencies: 10935.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/30/2009, Expiration Date: 06/30/2019, Certifier: Anthony Dematteis
    Registrant: Commspeed, L.L.C., Carefree, AZ 85377, Phone: (602) 315-1120, Fax: (480) 596-2973, Email:

Williamson on our top lists:

  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average snowfall in a year"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Legal support workers"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2005 and 2006 (pop. 50,000+)"
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