Yuma, Arizona

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Population in 2017: 95,502 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +23.2%
Males: 45,736  (47.9%)
Females: 49,766  (52.1%)
Median resident age:

32.2 years
Arizona median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 85365.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $50,195 (it was $35,374 in 2000)
Yuma:

$50,195
AZ:

$56,581

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,440 (it was $16,730 in 2000)

Yuma city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $143,400 (it was $78,100 in 2000)
Yuma:

$143,400
AZ:

$223,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $169,030; detached houses: $196,254; townhouses or other attached units: $124,123; in 2-unit structures: $28,572; in 3-to-4-unit structures: over $1,000,000; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $76,985; mobile homes: $52,728; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $29,743

Median gross rent in 2017: $904.

March 2019 cost of living index in Yuma: 88.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 16.8%
(9.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.6% for Black residents, 21.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 44.4% for American Indian residents, 19.1% for other race residents, 23.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Yuma, AZ (2017)
    • 57,36160.1%Hispanic
    • 29,83931.2%White alone
    • 2,5462.7%Black alone
    • 2,3542.5%Asian alone
    • 1,9962.1%Two or more races
    • 1,3981.5%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Arizona and other state lists, there were 145 registered sex offenders living in Yuma, Arizona as of May 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Yuma is 654 to 1.


Crime rates in Yuma by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
10
(11.6)
3
(3.4)
6
(6.8)
4
(4.4)
2
(2.2)
3
(3.4)
4
(4.2)
5
(5.2)
5
(5.2)
3
(3.3)
5
(5.3)
5
(5.2)
9
(9.4)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
30
(34.8)
33
(37.5)
32
(36.0)
25
(27.7)
24
(26.2)
24
(27.2)
33
(35.0)
27
(28.3)
46
(47.9)
35
(38.0)
46
(49.0)
49
(51.3)
37
(38.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
76
(88.2)
84
(95.5)
75
(84.4)
56
(62.1)
86
(94.1)
56
(63.4)
66
(69.9)
61
(63.8)
64
(66.7)
70
(76.0)
74
(78.8)
90
(94.2)
55
(57.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
449
(521.1)
422
(480.0)
488
(549.1)
426
(472.0)
458
(500.9)
467
(528.9)
387
(410.0)
415
(434.2)
472
(491.6)
412
(447.5)
328
(349.2)
347
(363.3)
390
(405.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
749
(869.3)
809
(920.1)
888
(999.2)
638
(707.0)
1,082
(1,183)
815
(923.1)
822
(870.9)
955
(999.3)
805
(838.4)
855
(928.6)
682
(726.1)
502
(525.5)
407
(423.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,523
(2,928)
2,512
(2,857)
2,393
(2,693)
2,196
(2,433)
2,075
(2,269)
2,058
(2,331)
2,196
(2,327)
2,162
(2,262)
2,348
(2,445)
2,166
(2,352)
1,984
(2,112)
1,874
(1,962)
1,417
(1,474)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
591
(686.0)
745
(847.3)
632
(711.1)
369
(408.9)
314
(343.4)
187
(211.8)
209
(221.4)
236
(246.9)
222
(231.2)
313
(339.9)
259
(275.8)
219
(229.3)
217
(225.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
40
(46.4)
45
(51.2)
30
(33.8)
26
(28.8)
32
(35.0)
27
(30.6)
23
(24.4)
35
(36.6)
25
(26.0)
38
(41.3)
32
(34.1)
34
(35.6)
18
(18.7)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)414.6408.0412.0323.6354.9328.2311.2319.3342.1335.5300.7286.0254.5

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City-data.com crime index in Yuma, AZ

Crime rate in Yuma detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 269 (173 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.80
Arizona average:

1.77
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Ancestries: American (6.2%), German (3.8%), English (2.8%), Irish (1.7%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Incorporated in 1914

Elevation: 152 feet

Land area: 106.7 square miles.

Population density: 895 people per square mile   (low).

Yuma, Arizona map

20,364 residents are foreign born (17.5% Latin America).

This city:

21.3%
Arizona:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,487 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $849 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: San Diego, CA (147.4 miles , pop. 1,223,400).

Nearest cities:

Avenue B and C, AZ (1.8 miles ),
Padre Ranchitos, AZ (1.8 miles),
Winterhaven, CA (1.9 miles ),
Donovan Estates, AZ (2.0 miles ),
El Prado Estates, AZ (2.4 miles ),
Wall Lane, AZ (2.5 miles ),
Drysdale, AZ (2.5 miles ),
Winterhaven-Bard, CA (2.6 miles )

Latitude: 32.69 N, Longitude: 114.62 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +10,930 (+11.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 31,080 (76.4%)

Area codes: 928, 520

Distribution of median household income in Yuma, AZ in 2017
Distribution of house value in Yuma, AZ in 2017
Yuma satellite photo by USGS

Yuma tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

8.5%
Arizona:

4.6%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Yuma, AZ
Historical housing units in Yuma, AZ

Population change in the 1990s: +17,138 (+28.4%).
Most common industries in Yuma, AZ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (12.5%)
  • Educational services (11.0%)
  • Health care (9.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.1%)
  • Construction (6.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (3.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (15.6%)
  • Construction (11.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Educational services (6.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.6%)
  • Health care (4.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (15.8%)
  • Health care (14.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.8%)
  • Public administration (9.2%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.3%)
  • Social assistance (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Yuma, AZ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.4%)
  • Cashiers (3.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.3%)
  • Cashiers (5.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (4.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Registered nurses (3.6%)

Average climate in Yuma, Arizona

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Yuma, Arizona environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 108. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

108
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2006 was 0.468. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.468
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 10.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.6
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2006 was 1.65. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.65
U.S.:

1.79
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 43.0. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

43.0
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.76. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.76
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Yuma-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Arizona state average. It is 550% 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 151.3 miles away from Yuma 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 72.7 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 66.7 miles away from Yuma 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 60.1 miles away from the city center
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 164.0 miles away from Yuma center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 298.2 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 Yuma County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Yuma topographic map

Hospitals in Yuma:

  • HOSPICE OF YUMA (1824 S. 8TH AVENUE)
  • RTA HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE (1025 WEST 24TH STREET SUITE 15)
  • YUMA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 2400 SOUTH AVENUE A)
  • YUMA REHABILITATION HOSPITAL (901 WEST 24TH STREET)

Nursing Homes in Yuma:

  • LA MESA HEALTHCARE CENTER (2470 SOUTH ARIZONA AVENUE)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF YUMA (2450 SOUTH 19TH AVENUE)
  • PALM VIEW REHABILITATION AND CARE (2222 SOUTH AVENUE A)
  • YUMA NURSING CENTER (1850 WEST 25TH STREET)

Dialysis Facilities in Yuma:

  • SOUTH YUMA DIALYSIS (DVA) (7179 E 31ST PL)
  • YUMA DIALYSIS (DVA) (2130 W 24TH ST)

Home Health Centers in Yuma:

  • ADVANTAGE HEALTH INC (2281 WEST 24TH STREET, SUITE 7)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH (1380 SOUTH CASTLE DOME AVENUE, SUITE 107)
  • ANGELS PRN, INC (2755 SOUTH 4TH AVENUE, SUITE 101)
  • CARING TOUCH HOME CARE LLC (2692 SOUTH AVENUE B, SUITE 2)

Airports and heliports located in Yuma:

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Amtrak station:

YUMA (281 S. GILA ST.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

College/University in Yuma:

  • Arizona Western College (Full-time enrollment: 5,454; Location: 2020 S. Avenue 8E; Public; Website: www.azwestern.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Yuma:

  • Imperial Valley College (about 53 miles; Imperial, CA; Full-time enrollment: 5,313)
  • College of the Desert (about 126 miles; Palm Desert, CA; FT enrollment: 5,686)
  • Cuyamaca College (about 136 miles; El Cajon, CA; FT enrollment: 4,270)
  • Southwestern College (about 139 miles; Chula Vista, CA; FT enrollment: 10,761)
  • Grossmont College (about 140 miles; El Cajon, CA; FT enrollment: 10,461)
  • Estrella Mountain Community College (about 143 miles; Avondale, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,932)
  • San Diego State University (about 144 miles; San Diego, CA; FT enrollment: 27,516)

Private high school in Yuma:

  • YUMA CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 285, Location: 2100 W 28TH ST, Grades: 9-12)

Private elementary/middle schools in Yuma:

  • YUMA LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 317, Location: 2555 S ENGLER AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST FRANCIS OF ASSISI SCHOOL (Students: 215, Location: 700 W 18TH ST, Grades: KG-8)
  • SOUTHWESTERN CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 199, Location: 3261 S AVENUE 6 E, Grades: KG-8)
  • YUMA ADVENTIST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 17, Location: 1681 S 6TH AVE, Grades: KG-6)
See full list of schools located in Yuma

Library in Yuma:

  • YUMA COUNTY LIBRARY DISTRICT (Operating income: $7,097,835; Location: 350 THIRD AVE; 245,844 books; 40 e-books; 6,353 audio materials; 10,519 video materials; 14 local licensed databases; 39 state licensed databases; 536 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Yuma Catholic High School is the largest private high school in Yuma and has been accidentally omitted from your site.
  • TV broadcast stations around Yuma: KSWT(Channel 13 Pappas Telacasting)
  • TV broadcast stations around Yuma: KSWT-DT (Channel 16; Yuma AZ; Owner: Pappas Telecasting) KSWT (Channel 13; Yuma AZ; Owner: Pappas Telecasting)
  • There is also a CBS affiliate TV station in Yuma: KSWT channel 13 added by jc
  • Z93 93.1 is one of the most popular radio stations...besides KTTI

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Yuma: Patio (A), Arroyo Dunes Golf Course (B), Arizona Inspection Station (C), Yuma Municipal Golf Course (D), Cactus Gardens Recreational Vehicle Resort (E), Arizona West Recreational Vehicle Park (F), Bonita Mesa Recreational Vehicle Resort (G), Yuma Golf and Country Club (H), Ironwood Golf Course (I), East Yard (J), City of Yuma Jones and Main Water Treatment Plant (K), City of North Figueroa Water Pollution Control Facility (L), J C Silver Spur Rodeo Grounds (M), Yuma County Fairgrounds (N), Yuma Courthouse (O), Yuma Fire Department Station 1 (P), Yuma Railroad Station (Q), Yuma Territorial Prison (R), Yuma County Juvenile Home (S), North End Community Center (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Big Curve Shopping Center (1), Southgate Mall (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Yuma include: Prince of Peace Lutheran Church (A), Potter's House Christian Church (B), Oasis Church (C), Mount Zion Church (D), Morningside Southern Baptist Church (E), Maranatha Baptist Church (F), Immaculate Conception Church (G), Iglesia Ade Nazareno (H), Grace Bible Fellowship Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Yuma City Cemetery (1), Desert Lawn Memorial Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Yuma include: Joe Henry Memorial Park (1), Kennedy Memorial Park (2), Sanguinetti Memorial Park (3), Sanguinetti Athletic Field (4), Yuma Territorial Prison State Historic Park (5), Riverside Park (6), Ray Smucker Park (7), Latino Americano Park (8), City Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Arizona Historical Society-Sanguienetti HSE & GDNS (Museums; 240 South Madison Avenue) (1), State Farm Bank (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 2435 South 8th Avenue) (2), Yuma Fine Arts Association (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 234 South Main Street) (3), Yuma Conservation Garden (Nature Centers; 2520 East 32nd Street) (4), A A Amusement (Amusement & Theme Parks; 4220 East 30th Place) (5), Amf Bowling Centers - Amf Inca Lanes (Amusement & Theme Parks; 1250 West 16th Street) (6), Yuma Valley Railway Tourist Rail Road (100 North Second Avenue) (7), Yuma Park 'n Swap (4000 South 4th Avenue) (8), Golden Cue Billiard Parlor (Arcades & Amusements; 2680 South 4th Avenue) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Fairfield Inn by Marriott (1801 South Sunridge Drive) (1), Best Western InnSuites Hotel a (1450 Castle Dome Avenue) (2), Days Inn Yuma AZ (1671 East 16th Street) (3), Clarion Suites Yuma (2600 South 4th Avenue) (4), LA Fuente Inn (1513 East 16th Street) (5), Howard Johnson (3181 South 4th Avenue) (6), Howard Johnson Yuma AZ (3181 South 4th Avenue) (7), Desert Grove Motel (3500 South 4th Avenue) (8), Clarion Hotel (2600 South 4th Avenue) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Yuma City - City Departments- Muncipal Court- Genereal Information (1515 South 2nd Avenue) (1), Yuma County - Clerk Of Superior Court- Child Support (168 South 2nd Avenue) (2), Yuma County - Courts- Juvenile Court (2440 West 28th Street) (3), Yuma Federal Magistrates Court Security (325 West 19th Street Suite A) (4), United States Government - Courts- United States Bankruptcy Court (325 West 19th Street) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Chris Jennings - Player of and football, Curley Culp - Football player, Irving Garcia - Soccer player, Jason DeCorse - Guitarist, Lionel C. McGarr - Recipient of the Purple Heart medal, Darrell Bevell - Football player and coach, Bobby Pacho - Boxer, Charles Brinley - Actor, Curtis Lee - Male singer, Elske McCain - Actor.

Yuma 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 Yuma and their reported violations in the past:

FAR WEST WATER & SEWER INC (Address: 818 S 9TH AVE , Population served: 32,425, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-05-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-24-2007)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-15-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-05-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-05-2012)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In FEB-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-13-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-25-2006)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-15-2006)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 92 regular monitoring violations
  • 9 other older monitoring violations
ORANGE GROVE WATER COMPANY (Population served: 800, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-20-2008), St Compliance achieved (OCT-30-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-15-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from OCT-15-2008 to OCT-30-2008)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In MAR-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-07-2008)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In NOV-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-05-2007)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
FISHERS LANDING WATER & SEWER (Population served: 402, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-15-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2012)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2011), St Compliance achieved (OCT-03-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-06-2012)
  • 25 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 7 regular monitoring violations
  • 24 other older monitoring violations
EL PRADO WATER COMPANY (Address: 4743 E 30TH PL , Population served: 350, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-05-2012), St Compliance achieved (DEC-30-2012)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-20-2012), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-18-2013 to JUN-24-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-18-2008), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-20-2012), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-18-2013 to JUN-24-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-18-2008), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-20-2012), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-18-2013 to JUN-24-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-18-2008), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-20-2012), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-18-2013 to JUN-24-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-18-2008), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-20-2012), St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-18-2013 to JUN-24-2013)
  • 9 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-19-2012)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-02-2012)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-27-2009), St Compliance achieved (NOV-15-2010)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-02-2012)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from MAY-19-2008 to MAR-17-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-19-2012)
  • 8 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 10 regular monitoring violations
SKP WATER COMPANY (Address: 3750 E CO 17TH , Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
RANCHO BONITO RV PARK (Address: 14555 S AVENUE 4E , Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-17-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In JAN-20-2010, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-15-2010)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
SOUTHERN MESA RV PARK (Address: 18540 S AVE 3E , Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-25-2011)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-08-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUL-25-2011)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-25-2011)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-25-2011)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-25-2011)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: Nitrate. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-25-2011)
  • 3 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • 6 regular monitoring violations
LUCKY PARK DEL SUR (Address: 5790 W 8TH ST , Population served: 128, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2006, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-19-2007)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-19-2007)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2003, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-28-2008)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2000, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-19-2007)
  • 8 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Yuma that have no violations reported:

  • SOUTH MESA CAMPGROUND (Serves CA, Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.9 people
Arizona:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

73.1%
Whole state:

66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.2%
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: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Yuma in 2010:

  • 2,404 people in state prisons
  • 1,147 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
  • 577 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 308 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 257 people in college/university student housing
  • 246 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 63 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 51 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 50 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 23 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 2 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals

People in group quarters in Yuma in 2000:

  • 1,576 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 581 people in nursing homes
  • 449 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 233 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 92 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 77 people in military transient quarters for temporary residents
  • 43 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 33 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 30 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 15 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 8 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 5 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Banks with most branches in Yuma (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Yuma 24th & Avenue B Branch, Yuma Foothills Branch, Yuma Main Branch, 8th Avenue And Catalina Branch, Yuma Branch, Cielo Verde Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • 1st Bank Yuma: Fortuna Branch, Yuma Kbc Branch, Yuma Midtown Branch, at 2799 South 4th Avenue. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $143.9 mil, Deposits: $124.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Western Arizona Bancorp, Inc.
  • National Bank of Arizona: Yuma 32nd Street Branch, 24th Street Branch, Yuma 4th Ave. Branch, Yuma Foothills Branch. Info updated 2008/09/11: Bank assets: $4,485.6 mil, Deposits: $3,731.3 mil, headquarters in Tucson, AZ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 73 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation
  • The Foothills Bank: at 11689 South Foothills Boulevard, 4th Avenue Branch, 32nd Street Branch, Yuma Branch. Info updated 2011/07/18: Bank assets: $287.9 mil, Deposits: $253.5 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices
  • SunBank, National Association: Yuma/Pacific In-Store Branch 64, Yuma Branch, Yuma/Foothills In Store Branch. Info updated 2010/07/12: Bank assets: $31.4 mil, Deposits: $23.9 mil, headquarters in Phoenix, AZ, negative income in the last year, 16 total offices, Holding Company: Dickinson Financial Corporation Ii
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: 4th Avenue And 16th Street Branch, I8 & Fortuna Banking Center, Yuma West Branch. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Yuma Fourth Avenue Branch at 1315 Fourth Avenue, branch established on 1954/02/05; Yuma And Catalina Branch at 100 East 32nd Street, branch established on 1995/08/08. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Armed Forces Bank, National Association: Yuma Branch at Bldg. 965 Quilter Street, branch established on 1956/07/23. Info updated 2010/12/16: Bank assets: $1,839.7 mil, Deposits: $1,387.5 mil, headquarters in Fort Leavenworth, KS, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 78 total offices, Holding Company: Dickinson Financial Corporation Ii
  • Mohave State Bank: Yuma Branch at 1800 S 4th Ave, branch established on 2007/09/04. Info updated 2010/07/22: Bank assets: $282.8 mil, Deposits: $243.7 mil, headquarters in Lake Havasu City, AZ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: State Bank Corp.

For population 15 years and over in Yuma:

Marital status in Yuma, AZ
  • Never married: 29.1%
  • Now married: 52.0%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 10.0%

For population 25 years and over in Yuma:

  • High school or higher: 76.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 9.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.8
Arizona average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Yuma
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Yuma:

(Yuma, Arizona Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Yuma, AZ (based on Yuma County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic43,4017
Evangelical Protestant18,34192
Other7,16425
Mainline Protestant4,07814
Black Protestant2223
None122,545-
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: 37
This county:

1.95 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

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

0.11 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Yuma County:

0.58 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 48
Yuma County:

2.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 78
Here:

4.11 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

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

9.5%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Yuma County:

25.7%
State:

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

18.3%
State:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

47.8%
State:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.1%
Arizona:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Yuma:

28.5
Arizona:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Yuma:

22.2%
State:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Yuma:

11.1%
Arizona:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Yuma:

6.8
Arizona:

6.8

Overweight people:
Yuma:

32.9%
Arizona:

33.3%

General health condition:
Yuma:

54.1%
Arizona:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Yuma:

79.3%
Arizona:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Yuma, AZ Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 176$927,759$63,2560$0
Parks and Recreation 124$336,563$32,571168$99,955
Firefighters 95$586,987$74,1460$0
Water Supply 82$276,560$40,4725$5,939
Police - Other 66$220,600$40,1094$4,041
Financial Administration 62$276,642$53,5441$503
Sewerage 56$184,472$39,5305$5,658
Other Government Administration 52$202,884$46,8197$7,106
Streets and Highways 43$257,727$71,9243$3,259
Housing and Community Development (Local) 38$173,529$54,7990$0
Other and Unallocable 37$106,569$34,5636$7,987
Judicial and Legal 28$141,533$60,6571$729
Solid Waste Management 22$50,811$27,7153$4,265
Fire - Other 5$33,750$81,0001$1,572
Totals for Government 886$3,776,386$51,147204$141,014

Yuma government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $3,888,000 ($40.71)
    Sewerage: $3,156,000 ($33.05)
    Regular Highways: $3,091,000 ($32.37)
    Water Utilities: $2,127,000 ($22.27)
    General - Other: $1,017,000 ($10.65)
    Police Protection: $678,000 ($7.10)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $24,667,000 ($258.29)
    Local Fire Protection: $15,664,000 ($164.02)
    Parks and Recreation: $13,322,000 ($139.49)
    Water Utilities: $11,059,000 ($115.80)
    Sewerage: $9,257,000 ($96.93)
    Regular Highways: $8,580,000 ($89.84)
    General - Other: $6,867,000 ($71.90)
    Financial Administration: $5,097,000 ($53.37)
    General Public Buildings: $3,396,000 ($35.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,290,000 ($34.45)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,140,000 ($32.88)
    Central Staff Services: $2,283,000 ($23.91)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $2,168,000 ($22.70)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,560,000 ($16.33)
    Health - Other: $719,000 ($7.53)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,299,000 ($55.49)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $534,000 ($5.59)
    Police Protection: $287,000 ($3.01)
    Parks and Recreation: $100,000 ($1.05)
    Regular Highways: $10,000 ($0.10)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,000 ($0.01)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $64,441,000 ($674.76)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $3,806,000 ($39.85)

Yuma government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $15,200,000 ($159.16)
    Other: $8,641,000 ($90.48)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,327,000 ($34.84)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,764,000 ($28.94)
    Regular Highways: $16,000 ($0.17)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $1,470,000 ($15.39)
    Housing and Community Development: $770,000 ($8.06)
    Water Utilities: $12,000 ($0.13)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $62,000 ($0.65)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $1,384,000 ($14.49)
    General Revenue - Other: $1,307,000 ($13.69)
    Interest Earnings: $513,000 ($5.37)
    Rents: $423,000 ($4.43)
    Special Assessments: $381,000 ($3.99)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $22,504,000 ($235.64)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $23,051,000 ($241.37)
    Highways: $7,221,000 ($75.61)
    Other: $374,000 ($3.92)
    Sewerage: $14,000 ($0.15)
  • Tax - Property: $101,763,000 ($1065.56)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $39,907,000 ($417.87)
    Public Utilities Sales: $3,163,000 ($33.12)
    Other License: $1,652,000 ($17.30)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $247,000 ($2.59)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $33,000 ($0.35)

Yuma government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $202,465,000 ($2120.01)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $202,360,000 ($2118.91)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $178,165,000 ($1865.56)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $178,060,000 ($1864.46)

Yuma government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $37,102,000 ($388.49)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $107,927,000 ($1130.10)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,745,000 ($91.57)

5.81% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($42,107 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.81%
Arizona average:

6.11%

0.17% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,204 average AGI)
Yuma County:

0.17%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.63% ($32,895 average AGI)
from San Diego County, CA  0.41% ($47,645)
from Imperial County, CA  0.33% ($35,680)


6.06% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($44,873 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.06%
Arizona average:

5.15%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($714 average AGI)
Yuma County:

0.09%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Maricopa County, AZ  1.13% ($40,092 average AGI)
to San Diego County, CA  0.31% ($43,341)
to Pima County, AZ  0.27% ($41,919)
Businesses in Yuma, AZ
NameCountNameCount
99 Cents Only Stores2Lane Bryant1
AMF Bowling1Lane Furniture1
AT&T1Little Caesars Pizza3
Albertsons2Long John Silver's1
American Eagle Outfitters1Lowe's1
Applebee's3Marriott2
Arby's2MasterBrand Cabinets2
Ashley Furniture1Mazda1
AutoZone2McDonald's7
Barnes & Noble1Microtel1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Motel 62
Best Western2Motherhood Maternity1
Big O Tires2New Balance1
Budget Car Rental1Nike10
Buffalo Wild Wings1Nissan1
Burger King4Old Navy1
Burlington Coat Factory1Outback1
CVS2Outback Steakhouse1
Carl\s Jr.3Pac Sun1
Chevrolet1Panda Express3
Chuck E. Cheese's1Payless2
Church's Chicken1Penske1
Circle K16PetSmart1
Clarion1Pier 1 Imports1
Cold Stone Creamery1Pizza Hut3
Comfort Inn1Quality1
Cracker Barrel1RadioShack2
Curves2Ramada1
Dairy Queen4Red Lobster1
Days Inn1SAS Shoes1
Dennys1SONIC Drive-In2
Discount Tire1Sam's Club1
Famous Footwear1Sears2
FedEx11Sephora1
Foot Locker1Sprint Nextel3
Ford1Staples2
GNC3Starbucks7
GameStop2Super 81
Goodwill1T-Mobile5
H&R Block6Target1
Holiday Inn3The Room Place2
Home Depot1Toyota1
HomeTown Buffet1Toys"R"Us1
Honda1Travelodge1
Hot Topic1True Value1
Howard Johnson1U-Haul7
JCPenney1UPS13
Jack In The Box9Vans3
Jones New York2Verizon Wireless1
Journeys1Walmart3
KFC3Wendy's1
Kohl's1Wingate1
Kroger2World Gym1
La-Z-Boy1YMCA1

Strongest AM radio stations in Yuma:

  • KBLU (560 AM; 1 kW; YUMA, AZ)
  • KJOK (1400 AM; 1 kW; YUMA, AZ; Owner: MONSTERMEDIA, LLC)
  • KAWC (1320 AM; 1 kW; YUMA, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA WESTERN COLLEGE)
  • KFMB (760 AM; 50 kW; SAN DIEGO, CA; Owner: MIDWEST TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KCBQ (1170 AM; 50 kW; SAN DIEGO, CA; Owner: RADIO 1210, INC.)
  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KPLS (830 AM; 50 kW; ORANGE, CA; Owner: CRN LICENSES, LLC)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KDWN (720 AM; 50 kW; LAS VEGAS, NV; Owner: RADIO NEVADA CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Yuma:

  • K211DD (90.1 FM; YUMA, AZ; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KTTI (95.1 FM; YUMA, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KYRM (91.9 FM; YUMA, AZ; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK INC)
  • K220DU (91.9 FM; YUMA, AZ; Owner: NEW LIFE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)
  • KYJT (100.9 FM; YUMA, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCEC-FM (104.5 FM; WELLTON, AZ; Owner: FARMWORKERS EDUCATIONAL RADIO NETWORK INC.)
  • KCFY (88.1 FM; YUMA, AZ; Owner: VOICE OF INTL. CHRISTN. EVANGELISM, INC.)
  • K217AW (91.3 FM; YUMA, AZ; Owner: ADVANCED MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KAWC-FM (88.9 FM; YUMA, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA WESTERN COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Yuma:

  • KYUM-LP (Channel 16; YUMA, AZ; Owner: POWELL MEREDITH COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KBFY-LP (Channel 41; FORTUNA, AZ; Owner: POWELL MEREDITH COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY)
  • KESE-LP (Channel 35; YUMA, AZ; Owner: GULF-CALIFORNIA BROADCAST COMPANY)
  • KYMA (Channel 11; YUMA, AZ; Owner: YUMA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVYE (Channel 7; EL CENTRO, CA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KAJB (Channel 54; CALIPATRIA, CA; Owner: CALIPATRIA BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Yuma fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 84Number of bridges
  • 873ft / 266mTotal length
  • $1,702,000Total costs
  • 774,937Total average daily traffic
  • 82,463Total average daily truck traffic
  • 579,362Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Yuma, AZ - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 61930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 311960-1969
  • 101970-1979
  • 91980-1989
  • 121990-1999
  • 112000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Yuma, AZ
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Yuma)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 415 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Yuma, AZ)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 84 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 168 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 29 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 820 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Yuma)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Yuma)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 162 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 11 full and 9 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED438$145,272140$136,683783$144,55248$65,5950$068$118,91856$84,782
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED18$128,19913$259,24289$148,7368$84,2230$06$103,9855$85,658
APPLICATIONS DENIED62$134,91338$118,273432$152,28556$39,6190$050$107,77224$56,606
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN17$124,86226$112,460344$150,48129$71,0730$021$85,03118$92,228
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS8$192,9412$111,34534$166,6192$81,1201$139,4603$108,9330$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 20 tracts in Yuma, AZ

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 10 full and 8 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED17$170,28712$163,9521$307,200
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$154,80312$178,6170$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$342,6203$183,1500$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$03$174,5970$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$81,2700$00$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Yuma, AZ
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Yuma, AZ - Value

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 285. The highest number of fires - 382 took place in 2004, and the least - 186 in 2013. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Yuma, AZ When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (46.1%), and Structure Fires (26.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Yuma, AZ
    • 2,10646.1%Outside Fires
    • 1,18826.0%Structure Fires
    • 1,04622.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 2254.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Yuma, AZ

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Yuma, Arizona:

  • Americas Best Value Inn, 300 E 32ND St, Yuma, Arizona 85364 , Phone: (928) 344-1050, Fax: (928) 344-4877
  • Howard Johnson, 3181 S 4TH Ave, Yuma, Arizona 85364 , Phone: (928) 344-1420, Fax: (928) 341-0158
  • Motel 6 No 1031, 1445 E 16TH St, Yuma, Arizona 85365 , Phone: (928) 782-9521, Fax: (928) 343-4941
  • La Fuente Inn & Suites, 1513 E 16TH St, Yuma, Arizona 85365 , Phone: (928) 329-1814, Fax: (928) 343-2671
  • Super 8, 1688 S Riley Ave, Yuma, Arizona 85365 , Phone: (928) 782-2000, Fax: (928) 782-6657
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Yuma, 1600 E 16th St, Yuma, Arizona 85365 , Phone: (928) 329-5600, Fax: (928) 329-5601
  • Rodeway Inn, 2730 S 4th Avene, Yuma, Arizona 85364 , Phone: (928) 726-6110, Fax: (928) 726-7711
  • Springhill Suites, 1825 E 18th St, Yuma, Arizona 85365 , Phone: (928) 783-7853, Fax: (928) 783-7854
  • 14 other hotels and motels
All 22 fire-safe hotels and motels in Yuma, Arizona
Most common first names in Yuma, AZ among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William43674.1 years
John43274.3 years
Robert42871.5 years
James38271.8 years
Charles34174.4 years
Mary32277.9 years
George27474.9 years
Frank18974.4 years
Richard18469.9 years
Dorothy18078.1 years
Most common last names in Yuma, AZ among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith21276.3 years
Johnson14375.7 years
Brown11675.8 years
Jones10875.4 years
Miller9578.0 years
Williams9474.9 years
Davis9273.4 years
Wilson7771.0 years
Garcia7369.9 years
Anderson7376.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Yuma, AZ
  • 56.3%Electricity
  • 29.0%Utility gas
  • 11.0%No fuel used
  • 3.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Solar energy
  • 0.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Yuma, AZ
  • 59.5%Electricity
  • 21.6%No fuel used
  • 17.6%Utility gas
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Yuma compared to Arizona state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Yuma on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest sunshine amount differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
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  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: law enforcement workers including supervisors (population 50,000+)"
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  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: law enforcement workers including supervisors (population 50,000+)"
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  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: public administration (population 50,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest daily high temperatures (population 50,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the hottest summers (population 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: material moving occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (population 50,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest differences between daily high and daily low temperatures (population 50,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (population 50,000+)"
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  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of elementary and middle school students in private schools (5,000+ students)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the worst general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
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