Winkelman, Arizona

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Population in 2013: 347 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -21.7%
Males: 153  (44.4%)
Females: 194  (55.6%)
Median resident age:  53.5 years
Arizona median age:  36.8 years

Zip codes: 85235.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,609 (it was $25,455 in 2000)
Winkelman:

$40,609
AZ:

$48,510

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,333 (it was $10,506 in 2000)

Winkelman town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $64,651 (it was $33,500 in 2000)
Winkelman:

$64,651
AZ:

$166,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $66,537; Detached houses: $70,050; Mobile homes: $42,668

Median gross rent in 2013: $790.

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  • Races in Winkelman, AZ (2010)

    Winkelman races chart
    • 29182.4%Hispanic
    • 5114.4%White alone
    • 82.3%American Indian alone
    • 20.6%Black alone
    • 10.3%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Winkelman: 85.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (2.7%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Incorporated in 1949

Elevation: 1965 feet

Land area: 0.72 square miles.

Population density: 480 people per square mile   (low).

Winkelman,AZ real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Winkelman:

  • High school or higher: 82.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 8.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Winkelman town:

  • Never married: 40.5%
  • Now married: 50.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.6%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

2 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.6%
Arizona:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $533 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $451 (0.8%)

Winkelman satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: North Pinal, AZ (43.8 miles , pop. 59,965).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tucson, AZ (54.2 miles , pop. 486,699).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (84.3 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Hayden, AZ (1.1 miles ), Dudleyville, AZ (2.1 miles ), Dripping Springs, AZ (2.9 miles ), Kearny, AZ (3.0 miles ), El Capitan, AZ (4.2 miles) , Mammoth, AZ (4.4 miles ), Icehouse Canyon, AZ (5.0 miles ), East Globe, AZ (5.0 miles ).

Latitude: 32.99 N, Longitude: 110.77 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 520

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

8.6%
Arizona:

7.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -236 (-34.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (55%)
  • Construction (24%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Educational services (29%)
  • Public administration (21%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (32%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (27%)
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (2%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (29%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (17%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (17%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (2%)

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

Average climate in Winkelman, Arizona

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Earthquake activity:

Winkelman-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Arizona state average. It is 336% 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 342.1 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 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 285.9 miles away from Winkelman center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
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 342.4 miles away from the city center
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 290.8 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 283.0 miles away from Winkelman center
On 11/24/1987 at 13:15:56, a magnitude 6.7 (6.0 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.7 ML, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 300.6 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 Gila County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Fires: 6, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Winkelman:

  • Central Arizona College (about 52 miles; Coolidge, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 4,893)
  • Pima Medical Institute-Tucson (about 52 miles; Tucson, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,357)
  • University of Arizona (about 54 miles; Tucson, AZ; FT enrollment: 36,324)
  • Pima Community College (about 54 miles; Tucson, AZ; FT enrollment: 18,794)
  • Arizona State University-Polytechnic (about 58 miles; Mesa, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,311)
  • Eastern Arizona College (about 60 miles; Thatcher, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,810)
  • Chandler-Gilbert Community College (about 64 miles; Chandler, AZ; FT enrollment: 8,047)

Public elementary/middle schools in Winkelman:

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Notable location: Winkelman Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Gila 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 2010 was 26.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

26.7
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2010 was 20.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.8
U.S.:

20.2
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.5%
(23.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.6 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  63.2%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  12.5%
Whole state:  7.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Winkelman compared to Arizona state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Arizona average:

12.5

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (50%)
  • Electricity (50%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Winkelman town (based on Gila County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic8,51910
Evangelical Protestant5,41654
Other4,75617
Mainline Protestant1,45411
None33,452-
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: 7
Gila County:

1.35 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

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

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Gila County:

0.39 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 25
Gila County:

4.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 51
Here:

9.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.4%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Gila County:

27.1%
Arizona:

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

12.9%
State:

14.2%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$2,667
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$458
Firefighters 0$0 11$545
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$794
Totals for Government 0$0 16$4,464

Winkelman government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Housing & Community Development: $179,000 ($515.85)
    Central Staff Services: $120,000 ($345.82)
    Regular Highways: $77,000 ($221.90)
    Sewerage: $48,000 ($138.33)
    Solid Waste Management: $44,000 ($126.80)
    Parks & Recreation: $30,000 ($86.46)
    Financial Administration: $17,000 ($48.99)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $14,000 ($40.35)
    Fire Protection: $13,000 ($37.46)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($17.29)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($2.88)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $47,000 ($135.45)
    General: $5,000 ($14.41)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $14,000 ($40.35)
    Fire Protection: $10,000 ($28.82)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $140,000 ($403.46)

Winkelman government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $49,000 ($141.21)
    Solid Waste Management: $30,000 ($86.46)
    Parks & Recreation: $7,000 ($20.17)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $13,000 ($37.46)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($8.65)
  • State Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $228,000 ($657.06)
    General Support: $80,000 ($230.55)
    Highways: $51,000 ($146.97)
    All Other: $1,000 ($2.88)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $84,000 ($242.07)
    Property: $57,000 ($164.27)
    Public Utilities: $12,000 ($34.58)
    NEC: $4,000 ($11.53)

Winkelman government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $9,000 ($25.94)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,000 ($2.88)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $8,000 ($23.05)

Winkelman government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $178,000 ($512.97)

6.76% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($42,679 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.76%
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 Maricopa County, AZ  2.56% ($40,824 average AGI)
from Pinal County, AZ  0.50% ($35,648)
from Pima County, AZ  0.34% ($24,817)


6.83% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,678 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.83%
Arizona average:

5.60%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Maricopa County, AZ  2.59% ($32,731 average AGI)
to Pinal County, AZ  0.66% ($43,557)
to Pima County, AZ  0.33% ($40,105)

Strongest AM radio stations in Winkelman:

  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KUAZ (1550 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KEVT (1030 AM; 10 kW; CORTARO, AZ; Owner: ONE MART CORP.)
  • KTKT (990 AM; 10 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORP.)
  • KSAZ (580 AM; 5 kW; MARANA, AZ; Owner: OWL BROADCASTING & DEVELOPMENT, INC.)
  • KNST (790 AM; 5 kW; TUCSON, AZ)
  • KCKY (1150 AM; 5 kW; COOLIDGE, AZ; Owner: CORTARO BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KFNN (1510 AM; 22 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: CRC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KQTL (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAHUARITA, AZ; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF TUCSON LICENSE CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Winkelman:

  • KCDX (103.1 FM; FLORENCE, AZ; Owner: DESERT WEST AIR RANCHERS CORPORATION)
  • KVJC (91.9 FM; GLOBE, AZ; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KMRR (100.3 FM; GLOBE, AZ; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KRXS-FM (97.3 FM; GLOBE, AZ; Owner: LINDA C. POTYKA)
  • KZLZ-FM2 (105.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K263AA (100.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KGMG (106.3 FM; ORACLE, AZ; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • K255AC (98.9 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA COUNTY COMMUN. COLLEGE DIST)
  • KUAT-FM (90.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KZLZ (105.3 FM; KEARNY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K292CM (106.3 FM; SUMMERHAVEN, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORPORATION)
  • KZLZ-FM1 (105.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KXKQ (94.1 FM; SAFFORD, AZ; Owner: MCMURRAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KXCI (91.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FOUNDATION FOR CREATIVE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K208BT (89.5 FM; SAFFORD, AZ; Owner: AZ BD OF REGENTS/UNIV. OF ARIZONA)
  • KLPX (96.1 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORPORATION)
  • 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)

Winkelman fatal accident list:

Nov 21, 1983 04:30 PM, 77, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
Jan 3, 1981 06:55 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 35m115ftTotal length
  • $3,076,000Total costs
  • 2,500Total average daily traffic
  • 150Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Winkelman)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Jct 2 Mi N (Lat: 33.033667 Lon: -110.808722), Type: Tower, Structure height: 15 m, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: WPIQ936
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.471 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/12/1995, Expiration Date: 12/12/2000, Cancellation Date: 11/29/2000
    Registrant: Industrial Telecommunication Association, 1110 N Glebe Rd Ste 500, Arlington, VA 22201-5720, Fax: (703) 524-1074
  • Front St At Stevenson Ave (Lat: 32.991722 Lon: -110.771500), Call Sign: KOK867
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.250 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/29/2004, Expiration Date: 08/01/2014, Cancellation Date: 01/23/2007
    Registrant: Cara Enterprises, Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • Lat: 33.000139 Lon: -110.774861, Call Sign: WNGC943
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.455 MHz, 161.265 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/09/2011, Expiration Date: 12/31/2021
    Registrant: Aircomm, 4840 S. 35th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85040, Phone: (602) 275-4505, Fax: (602) 275-4555, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: AA7GR, Previous Call Sign: N7LQV, Licensee ID: L00273951
    Grant Date: 08/03/2000, Expiration Date: 10/30/2010, Cancellation Date: 10/31/2012
    Registrant: Michael R Peed, Winkelman, AZ 85292

Winkelman on our top lists:

  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Mining"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Protective service occupations:"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Mining"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations:"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average sunshine amount"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Other health and personal care stores"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of days clear of clouds"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides Annual air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Sulfur Oxides 24-hour air pollution readings in 2005 (µg/m3)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
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