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Demographics Analysis

The people of Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Male:

Under 5 years : 256

5 to 9 years : 53

10 to 14 years : 111

15 to 17 years : 223

18 and 19 years : 74

20 years : 121

21 years : 62

22 to 24 years : 120

25 to 29 years : 275

30 to 34 years : 134

35 to 39 years : 43

40 to 44 years : 25

45 to 49 years : 180

50 to 54 years : 190

55 to 59 years : 16

60 and 61 years : 54

62 to 64 years : 27

65 and 66 years : 31

67 to 69 years : 29

70 to 74 years : 16

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 21

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 196

5 to 9 years : 80

10 to 14 years : 98

15 to 17 years : 136

18 and 19 years : 66

20 years : 26

21 years : 75

22 to 24 years : 137

25 to 29 years : 152

30 to 34 years : 154

35 to 39 years : 56

40 to 44 years : 81

45 to 49 years : 223

50 to 54 years : 144

55 to 59 years : 114

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 37

65 and 66 years : 29

67 to 69 years : 59

70 to 74 years : 47

75 to 79 years : 18

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 75


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,384

Multiple ancestry : 46

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 634


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,064

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 0

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Total:

Under 5 years : 452

5 to 17 years : 701

18 to 24 years : 681

25 to 34 years : 715

35 to 44 years : 205

45 to 54 years : 737

55 to 59 years : 130

60 and 61 years : 54

62 to 64 years : 64

65 to 74 years : 211

75 years and over : 114

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 262

5 to 17 years : 489

18 to 24 years : 543

25 to 34 years : 586

35 to 44 years : 116

45 to 54 years : 593

55 to 59 years : 111

60 and 61 years : 54

62 to 64 years : 27

65 to 74 years : 149

75 years and over : 96

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 190

5 to 17 years : 212

18 to 24 years : 138

25 to 34 years : 129

35 to 44 years : 89

45 to 54 years : 144

55 to 59 years : 19

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 37

65 to 74 years : 62

75 years and over : 18

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,637

Female : 1,389

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 424

Female : 614

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 0

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Born in state of residence : 0

Born in other state in the United States : 88

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,635

Now married, except separated : 470

Divorced : 270

Separated : 12

Widowed : 169

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 426

Now married, except separated : 258

Divorced : 30

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Speak only English : 1,198

German:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Navajo:

Speak English "very well" : 2,121

Speak English less than "very well" : 240

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 34

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

  • Other Groups: 3,722   (93.0%)
  • German: 85   (2.1%)
  • Irish: 50   (1.2%)
  • English: 45   (1.1%)
  • Dutch: 18   (0.4%)
  • Brazilian: 14   (0.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 13   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 12   (0.3%)
  • European: 10   (0.2%)
  • Scottish: 5   (0.1%)
  • Polish: 5   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Italian: 5   (0.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 5   (0.1%)
  • Greek: 5   (0.1%)
  • Welsh: 4   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona is 4,064



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona: 2,061
Female Population in Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona: 2,003


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona: 25.1
Median Female Resident Age in Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona: 31.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arizona is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona


White


Both sexes

52.3

Male

49.0

Female

53.5

Black or African American


Both sexes

43.5

Male

43.5

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

29.5

Male

28.0

Female

32.0

Asian


Both sexes

40.5

Male

35.5

Female

40.8

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

39.5

Male

28.5

Female

50.5

Other


Both sexes

26.5

Male

26.5

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.0

Male

15.5

Female

14.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

15.1

Male

22.0

Female

13.8

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

53.0

Male

52.3

Female

53.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona


  • White: 88
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 3,957
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 19



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 19   (2.2%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 8   (0.93%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 15   (1.74%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 15   (1.74%)
  • 9th Grade: 24   (2.78%)
  • 10th Grade: 29   (3.36%)
  • 11th Grade: 10   (1.16%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 45   (5.21%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 269   (31.17%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 49   (5.68%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 153   (17.73%)
  • Associate Degree: 110   (12.75%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 71   (8.23%)
  • Master's Degree: 29   (3.36%)
  • Professional School Degree: 14   (1.62%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 3   (0.35%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 60   (5.18%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 17   (1.47%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 23   (1.98%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 37   (3.19%)
  • 9th Grade: 47   (4.06%)
  • 10th Grade: 40   (3.45%)
  • 11th Grade: 7   (0.6%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 45   (3.88%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 268   (23.12%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 103   (8.89%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 193   (16.65%)
  • Associate Degree: 113   (9.75%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 124   (10.7%)
  • Master's Degree: 59   (5.09%)
  • Professional School Degree: 13   (1.12%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 10   (0.86%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

  • Window Rock Unified District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P O Box 559, Fort Defiance, AZ 86504, Phone: (928) 729-6706, Students: 2,727 )

  • Fort Defiance Education Line Office


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Po Box 110, Fort Defiance, AZ 86504, Phone: (928) 729-7255, Students: 2,171 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

  • Tse Ho Tso Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: Navajo Rt. 12, Fort Defiance, AZ 86504, Phone: (928) 729-6802, Students: 467 )

  • Tse Ho Tso Primary Learning Center


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: P.o. Box 559, Fort Defiance, AZ 86504, Phone: (928) 729-7802, Students: 331 )

  • Tse Ho Tso Intermediate Learning Center


    ( Grades: 3-6, Location: Navajo Route 12, Fort Defiance, AZ 86504, Phone: (928) 729-7852, Students: 294 )

  • Navajo Immersion


    ( Grades: KG-7, Location: Po Box 559, Fort Defiance, AZ 86504, Phone: (928) 729-6834, Students: 202 )

  • Sawmill Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-3, Location: P.o. Box 559, Fort Defiance, AZ 86504, Phone: (928) 729-7022, Students: 43 )

  • Integrated Preschool


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: P O Box 559, Fort Defiance, AZ 86504, Phone: (928) 729-7552, Students: 16 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

  • Window Rock High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: P.o. Box 559, Fort Defiance, AZ 86504, Phone: (928) 729-7004, Students: 824 )

  • Window Rock High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: P.o. Box 559, Fort Defiance, AZ 86504, Phone: (928) 729-7015, Students: 650 )



Museums Near Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona.

Area Features of Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona


Arroyo


(1) Cold Water Wash   (2) Sawmill Wash Historical  

Building


(1) Navajo Nation Department Of Fire And Rescue Services Station 12 Fort Defiance Fire Department   (2) Red Lake Chapter House  

Census


(1) Fort Defiance Census Designated Place   (2) Sawmill Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Fort Defiance Presbyterian Church   (2) Good Shepherd Mission  

Civil


(1) Sawmill Chapter  

Dam


(1) Red Lake Dam  

Flat


(1) Buell Park   (2) Talhchoze Tohe Meadow  

Hospital


(1) Fort Defiance Indian Hospital  

Locale


(1) Fort Defiance Trading Post   (2) Oak Creek Mountain   (3) Rodeo Ground Corral   (4) Sawmill Trading Post  

Plain


(1) Defiance Plateau  

Populated Place


(1) Bonita Trading Post   (2) Fort Defiance   (3) Milkwater   (4) Sawmill  

Post Office


(1) Fort Defiance Post Office   (2) Sawmill Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Fluted Rock Lake   (2) Quartzite Wash Reservoir  

Ridge


(1) Outlet Neck   (2) Peridot Ridge  

School


(1) Fort Defiance Elementary School   (2) Fort Defiance Junior High School   (3) Sawmill Primary Learning Center   (4) Tsehootsooi Dine Bi Olta Immersion School   (5) Tsehootsooi Elementary School   (6) Tsehootsooi Middle School   (7) Window Rock High School  

Spring


(1) Beehbito Spring   (2) Bonito Spring   (3) Cold Spring   (4) Kailcheebito Spring   (5) Tohnalchai Spring   (6) Tokezje Spring   (7) Tsegito Spring   (8) White Rock Spring  

Stream


(1) Bonito Creek   (2) Buell Wash   (3) Cold Spring Wash   (4) Deer Springs Creek   (5) Oak Creek   (6) Piney Hill Creek   (7) South Fork Bonito Creek   (8) White Clay Spring Wash  

Summit


(1) Black Rock   (2) Buell Mountain   (3) Fluted Rock   (4) Piney Hill   (5) Red Butte   (6) Sterrett Mesa  

Tower


(1) Ktnn-am Window Rock  

Valley


(1) Bonito Canyon   (2) Bonito Valley Historical   (3) Piney Hill Wash   (4) Red Valley   (5) Slick Rock Wash  

Well


(1) Fluted Rock Well   (2) Justins Windmill   (3) White Clay Windmill   (4) Wind Around The Rock Well  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

86504 (pop. 4,806)


Cities Nearby Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

Window Rock Cdp, AZ  (pop. 3,476) 4.8 Miles
St. Michaels Cdp, AZ  (pop. 789) 5.7 Miles
Tse Bonito Cdp, AZ  (pop. 0) 6.5 Miles
Sawmill Cdp, AZ  (pop. 464) 11.9 Miles
Fort Defiance Ccd, AZ  (pop. 24,124) 18.9 Miles
Nazlini Cdp, AZ  (pop. 815) 25.3 Miles
Ganado Cdp, AZ  (pop. 1,539) 27.4 Miles
Burnside Cdp, AZ  (pop. 221) 31.6 Miles
Houck Cdp, AZ  (pop. 893) 33.1 Miles
Tsaile Cdp, AZ  (pop. 724) 39.9 Miles



Area Code(s) in Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

928



Elevation in Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona is 7,621.0 ft. (2,323.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

Lat: 35.742032 N        Long: -109.066739 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Arizona

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.04 8.29 5.58 5.41 0.00 7.75
  Total Electric Industry 9.04 8.29 5.58 5.41 0.00 7.75
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.14 8.30 5.58 6.14 0.00 7.85
  Total Electric Industry 9.14 8.30 5.58 6.14 0.00 7.85
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.58 8.64 5.76 5.74 0.00 8.13
  Total Electric Industry 9.58 8.64 5.76 5.74 0.00 8.13
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.65 8.70 5.80 5.64 0.00 8.21
  Total Electric Industry 9.65 8.70 5.80 5.64 0.00 8.21
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.30 8.32 5.63 5.47 0.00 7.93
  Total Electric Industry 9.30 8.32 5.63 5.47 0.00 7.93
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.09 8.06 5.26 5.15 0.00 7.62
  Total Electric Industry 9.09 8.06 5.26 5.15 0.00 7.62
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.95 7.97 5.19 5.39 0.00 7.54
  Total Electric Industry 8.95 7.97 5.19 5.39 0.00 7.54
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.82 7.83 5.05 4.84 0.00 7.38
  Total Electric Industry 8.82 7.83 5.05 4.84 0.00 7.38
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.68 7.76 5.12 4.43 0.00 7.33
  Total Electric Industry 8.68 7.76 5.12 4.43 0.00 7.33
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.53 7.51 5.04 4.66 0.00 7.23
  Total Electric Industry 8.53 7.51 5.04 4.66 0.00 7.23
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 3.68 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.68
  Full-Service Providers 8.44 7.37 5.27 4.53 0.00 7.26
  Total Electric Industry 8.44 7.34 5.27 4.53 0.00 7.25
2001              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.30 7.36 5.24 4.93 0.00 7.27
  Total Electric Industry 8.30 7.37 5.24 4.93 0.00 7.27
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 8.27 7.28 5.20 4.56 0.00 7.21
  Total Electric Industry 8.27 7.28 5.20 4.56 0.00 7.21
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 8.35 7.09 5.37 0.00 0.00 7.34
  Total Electric Industry 8.35 7.09 5.37 0.00 0.00 7.34
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 8.46 7.28 5.35 0.00 0.00 7.45
  Total Electric Industry 8.46 7.28 5.35 0.00 0.00 7.45
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.86 7.40 5.85 0.00 0.00 7.79
  Total Electric Industry 8.86 7.40 5.85 0.00 0.00 7.79
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 9.40 8.02 5.69 0.00 0.00 8.24
  Total Electric Industry 9.40 8.02 5.69 0.00 0.00 8.24

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 24   (2.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 66   (6.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 18   (1.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 52   (5.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 118   (11.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 204   (20.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 338   (33.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 117   (11.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 18   (1.8%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 13   (1.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 20   (2.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 3   (0.3%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 10   (1.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 12   (1.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,218

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 13

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 92

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 0


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Less than 5 minutes : 0

5 to 9 minutes : 356

10 to 14 minutes : 202

15 to 19 minutes : 350

20 to 24 minutes : 98

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 53

35 to 39 minutes : 60

40 to 44 minutes : 86

45 to 59 minutes : 37

60 to 89 minutes : 69

90 or more minutes : 12


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

With Social Security income : 170

No Social Security income : 691


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

With retirement income : 123

No retirement income : 738


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Less than $10,000 : 116

$10,000 to $14,999 : 77

$15,000 to $19,999 : 28

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 41

$30,000 to $34,999 : 13

$35,000 to $39,999 : 79

$40,000 to $44,999 : 26

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 113

$60,000 to $74,999 : 57

$75,000 to $99,999 : 48

$100,000 to $124,999 : 55

$125,000 to $149,999 : 14

$150,000 to $199,999 : 32

$200,000 or more : 13


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $40,357


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

  • KYVA (1230 AM; 0.92 kW; Gallup, NM; Owner: Millennium Media, Inc.)
  • KGAK (1330 AM; 5.0 kW; Gallup, NM; Owner: Krjg, Inc.)
  • NEW (1490 AM; 0.25 kW; Gallup, NM; Owner: Better Life Ministries)
  • NEW (1490 AM; 0.25 kW; Gallup, NM; Owner: Better Life Ministries)
  • KTNN (660 AM; 50.0 kW; Fort Defiance, AZ; Owner: The Navajo Nation)
  • KHAC (880 AM; 10.0 kW; Window Rock, AZ; Owner: Western Indian Ministries, Inc.)

FM Radio Stations Near Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

  • KQLP (101.5 FM; Gallup, NM; Owner: Ace Radio Corporation)
  • KYVA-FM (103.7 FM; Gallup, NM; Owner: Millennium Media, Inc.)
  • KWIM (104.9 FM; Window Rock, AZ; Owner: Western Indian Ministries, Inc.)
  • KFMQ (106.1 FM; Gallup, NM; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)
  • KGGA (88.1 FM; Gallup, NM; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KPKJ (88.5 FM; Saint Michaels, AZ; Owner: Csn International)
  • KLLU (88.9 FM; Gallup, NM; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Gallup, NM; Owner: Available Media, Inc.)
  • KXXI (93.7 FM; Gallup, NM; Owner: Millennium Media, Inc.)
  • KKOR (94.5 FM; Gallup, NM; Owner: Millennium Media, Inc.)
  • KWRK (96.1 FM; Saint Michaels, AZ; Owner: The Navajo Nation)
  • KGLX (99.1 FM; Gallup, NM; Owner: Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 207  (40.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 46  (9.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 71  (13.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 124  (24.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 293  (51.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 87  (15.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 166  (29.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 5 Farms In Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

  • Window Rock Airport


    (about 6.2 miles in Window Rock, Arizona; Airport Code: QQU)

  • Gallup Municipal


    (about 22.4 miles in Gallup, New Mexico; Airport Code: GUP)

  • Black Rock


    (about 48.1 miles in Zuni, New Mexico; Airport Code: XXZ)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

63.62%

Carpooled

18.96%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.48%

Walked

13.47%

Other Means

0.96%

Worked At Home

2.50%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 271

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 59

Female householder, no husband present : 382

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 136

Householder not living alone : 13


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 40

All other households : 821


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 229

Renter-occupied housing units : 42

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 47

Renter-occupied housing units : 12

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 152

Renter-occupied housing units : 230

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 88

Renter-occupied housing units : 61


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Less than $10,000 : 156

$10,000 to $14,999 : 77

$15,000 to $19,999 : 49

$20,000 to $24,999 : 28

$25,000 to $29,999 : 31

$30,000 to $34,999 : 13

$35,000 to $39,999 : 91

$40,000 to $44,999 : 36

$45,000 to $49,999 : 13

$50,000 to $59,999 : 129

$60,000 to $74,999 : 57

$75,000 to $99,999 : 31

$100,000 to $124,999 : 55

$125,000 to $149,999 : 33

$150,000 to $199,999 : 32

$200,000 or more : 30


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Total : 1,215


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Occupied : 861

Vacant : 354


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 178

Built 1990 to 1999 : 169

Built 1980 to 1989 : 213

Built 1970 to 1979 : 384

Built 1960 to 1969 : 170

Built 1950 to 1959 : 28

Built 1940 to 1949 : 42

Built 1939 or earlier : 31


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Utility gas : 257

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 36

Electricity : 190

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 378

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Less than $10,000 : 18

$10,000 to $14,999 : 16

$15,000 to $19,999 : 74

$20,000 to $24,999 : 25

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 15

$50,000 to $59,999 : 27

$60,000 to $69,999 : 42

$70,000 to $79,999 : 16

$80,000 to $89,999 : 76

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 92

$125,000 to $149,999 : 13

$150,000 to $174,999 : 61

$175,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 to $249,999 : 10

$250,000 to $299,999 : 19

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 12


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 0

Home equity loan only : 0

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 59

Housing units without a mortgage : 457


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $109,900

Built 1980 to 1989 : $83,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $81,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $18,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $78,800

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier : $69,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona: 75.6%

Percentage of Family Households in Arizona: 66.2%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

Institutionalized population


  • Juvenile facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Fort Defiance Cdp, AZ): $33,125
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arizona): $40,558


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Fort Defiance Cdp): $35,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arizona): $109,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Fort Defiance Cdp): $390
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arizona): $619


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

Utility Gas: 52.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 9.2%
Electricity: 11.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.6%
Coal Or Coke: 0.5%
Wood: 24.5%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

Rehoboth Mckinley Christian Home Care Services


     Address: 640 Vandenbosch Parkway, Gallup, New Mexico 87301
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 2/24/1981

Zuni Home Health Care Agency, Inc


     Address: 102 D Avenue - Blackrock, Zuni, New Mexico 87327
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 1/13/1981

San Juan Home Health Care


     Address: 608 Reilly, Farmington, New Mexico 87401
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 3/16/1982

Guardian Angel Home Health, Inc


     Address: 4801 North Butler Bldg 2000, Farmington, New Mexico 87401
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/15/2003

Southwestern Home Health Care, Inc


     Address: 408 North Auburn, Suite B, Farmington, New Mexico 87401
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/9/1996

Hospitals Close To Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

Fort Defiance Indian Hospital


     Address: Po Box 649, Fort Defiance, Arizona 86504
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Federal

Rehoboth Mckinley Christian Health Ser


     Address: 1901 Red Rock Drive, Gallup, New Mexico 87301
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Gallup Indian Medical Center


     Address: P O Box 1377, Gallup, New Mexico 87301
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Federal

Sage Memorial Hospital


     Address: State Route 264 South 191 Po Box 457, Ganado, Arizona 86505
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Chinle Comprehensive Care Facility


     Address: Po Box Ph, Chinle, Arizona 86503
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Federal

Nursing Homes Close To Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

Red Rocks Care Center


     Address: 3720 Church Rock Road, Gallup, New Mexico 87301
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 90
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Mckinley Manor


     Address: 224 Nizhoni Boulevard, Gallup, New Mexico 87301
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 58
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Chinle Nursing Home


     Address: Po Box 910, Chinle, Arizona 86503
     Ownership: Non Profit - Other
     Number of Residents: 63
     Percent Occupied: 80%

San Juan Manor


     Address: 806 West Maple Street, Farmington, New Mexico 87401
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 86
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Life Care Center Of Farmington


     Address: 1101 West Murray Drive, Farmington, New Mexico 87401
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 134
     Percent Occupied: 93%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

Name: Palo Verde
Address: PO Box 52034; Phoenix,AZ 85072-2034
Distance: 230 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona

    Retired Workers: 290
    Disabled Workers: 75
    Widowers Workers: 65
    Spouses Workers: 30
    Children Workers: 125


(updated 2007)



Apache County, Arizona Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 64.65%
  • Bush & Cheney 34.62%
  • Other 0.74%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Fort Defiance Cdp, Arizona citizens.

Relocation to Apache County, AZ

12.14 % of Apache County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $29,627

Arizona Average 8.20 %

0.09 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $17,188

Arizona Average 0.18 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Apache County, AZ (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Mckinley County , NM 2.59 % ($21,378 AGI )
  • Maricopa County , AZ 2.07 % ($30,151 AGI )
  • San Juan County , NM 1.74 % ($27,027 AGI )

Relocation away from Apache County, AZ

11.61 % of Apache County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $28,438

Arizona Average 5.96 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Apache County, AZ (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Maricopa County , AZ 2.36 % ($24,904 AGI )
  • Mckinley County , NM 2.22 % ($22,212 AGI )
  • Navajo County , AZ 1.57 % ($25,415 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Arizona

Low Bracket: $10,000 (2.59%)
High Bracket: $150,000 (4.54%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Arizona

5.60%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

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Crime Analysis

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Number of Sex Offenders In Arizona

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
9,221 11,305 14,260 14,500 14,380 14,519 14,533 0 14,500 14,500


(updated 2014)



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