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   (County: La Paz County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Quartzsite Town, 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
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Male:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 0

10 to 14 years : 72

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 46

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 160

30 to 34 years : 0

35 to 39 years : 119

40 to 44 years : 0

45 to 49 years : 29

50 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 105

60 and 61 years : 30

62 to 64 years : 176

65 and 66 years : 106

67 to 69 years : 60

70 to 74 years : 372

75 to 79 years : 285

80 to 84 years : 51

85 years and over : 121

Female:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 47

10 to 14 years : 166

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 0

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 84

35 to 39 years : 25

40 to 44 years : 78

45 to 49 years : 50

50 to 54 years : 114

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 197

62 to 64 years : 0

65 and 66 years : 86

67 to 69 years : 168

70 to 74 years : 411

75 to 79 years : 234

80 to 84 years : 54

85 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,764

Multiple ancestry : 1,381

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 301


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 3,099

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 110

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 237

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Total:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 285

18 to 24 years : 46

25 to 34 years : 244

35 to 44 years : 222

45 to 54 years : 193

55 to 59 years : 105

60 and 61 years : 227

62 to 64 years : 176

65 to 74 years : 1,203

75 years and over : 745

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 129

18 to 24 years : 46

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 56

55 to 59 years : 105

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 24

75 years and over : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 156

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 244

35 to 44 years : 142

45 to 54 years : 137

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 227

62 to 64 years : 176

65 to 74 years : 1,061

75 years and over : 596

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 : 25

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 : 85

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 : 55

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 118

75 years and over : 64


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 175

Female : 185

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,370

Female : 1,369

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 85

Female : 25

Foreign born:

Male : 102

Female : 135


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Born in state of residence : 258

Born in other state in the United States : 2,650

Native: born outside the United States : 110

Foreign born : 55


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 46

Now married, except separated : 185

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 308

Now married, except separated : 1,610

Divorced : 226

Separated : 184

Widowed : 255

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 25

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 85

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 237

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Speak only English : 3,335

Thai:

Speak English "very well" : 111

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Quartzsite Town, Arizona

  • English: 646   (19.7%)
  • German: 594   (18.1%)
  • Other Groups: 354   (10.8%)
  • Irish: 346   (10.5%)
  • United States Or American: 285   (8.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 144   (4.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 140   (4.3%)
  • Italian: 107   (3.3%)
  • Dutch: 103   (3.1%)
  • Norwegian: 86   (2.6%)
  • Scottish: 73   (2.2%)
  • Welsh: 71   (2.2%)
  • Swedish: 60   (1.8%)
  • Danish: 48   (1.5%)
  • French Canadian: 40   (1.2%)
  • European: 33   (1.0%)
  • Scandinavian: 22   (0.7%)
  • Swiss: 21   (0.6%)
  • Canadian: 19   (0.6%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 18   (0.5%)
  • Finnish: 13   (0.4%)
  • Russian: 11   (0.3%)
  • British: 10   (0.3%)
  • Polish: 10   (0.3%)
  • Icelander: 5   (0.2%)
  • Austrian: 5   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 5   (0.2%)
  • Yugoslavian: 5   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 3   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Quartzsite Town, Arizona is 3,446



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Quartzsite Town, Arizona: 1,732
Female Population in Quartzsite Town, Arizona: 1,714


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Quartzsite Town, Arizona: 67.8
Median Female Resident Age in Quartzsite Town, Arizona: 67.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arizona is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Quartzsite Town, Arizona


White


Both sexes

67.8

Male

68.6

Female

67.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

51.8

Male

51.7

Female

53.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

50.3

Male

49.8

Female

51.5

Asian


Both sexes

32.5

Male

31.5

Female

33.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

27.3

Male

29.0

Female

26.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

49.5

Male

53.5

Female

36.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

30.7

Male

32.5

Female

28.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

68.1

Male

68.9

Female

67.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Quartzsite Town, Arizona


  • White: 3,073
  • African American: 106
  • American Indian: 46
  • Asian: 182
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 39
  • Two or More Races: 0



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Quartzsite Town, Arizona

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 19   (1.2%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (0.38%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 5   (0.32%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 127   (8.05%)
  • 9th Grade: 95   (6.02%)
  • 10th Grade: 67   (4.25%)
  • 11th Grade: 47   (2.98%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 114   (7.23%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 523   (33.16%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 112   (7.1%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 251   (15.92%)
  • Associate Degree: 57   (3.61%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 98   (6.21%)
  • Master's Degree: 28   (1.78%)
  • Professional School Degree: 18   (1.14%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 10   (0.63%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 34   (2.24%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 10   (0.66%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 49   (3.23%)
  • 9th Grade: 90   (5.94%)
  • 10th Grade: 81   (5.34%)
  • 11th Grade: 91   (6%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 92   (6.07%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 533   (35.16%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 141   (9.3%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 200   (13.19%)
  • Associate Degree: 41   (2.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 91   (6%)
  • Master's Degree: 40   (2.64%)
  • Professional School Degree: 10   (0.66%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 13   (0.86%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Quartzsite Town, Arizona

  • E.q. Scholars, Inc.


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: P.o. Box 3475, Quartzsite, AZ 85359, Phone: (928) 927-9420, Students: 103 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Quartzsite Town, Arizona

  • Scholars Academy The


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: P.o. Box 3475, Quartzsite, AZ 85359, Phone: (928) 927-9420, Students: 103 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Quartzsite Town, Arizona

  • Quartzsite Public Library


    465 North Plymouth Avenue, Quartzsite, AZ 85346

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Quartzsite Town, Arizona


  • W A S P Museum Inc


    Po Box 619, Quartzsite, AZ 85346

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Quartzsite Town, 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 Quartzsite Town, Arizona.

Area Features of Quartzsite Town, Arizona


Airport


(1) Fly-in Picnic Grounds Airport Historical   (2) Ora Acres Airport Historical   (3) Quartzsite Airport Historical  

Arch


(1) Natural Arch   (2) Owl Head   (3) The Eagles Eye  

Building


(1) Kofa Cabin   (2) Quartzite Town Hall   (3) Quartzsite Fire And Rescue Department   (4) Quartzsite Police Department   (5) Quartzsite Public Library  

Canal


(1) Mesa Drain  

Cape


(1) Brass Cap Point  

Census


(1) La Paz Valley Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) Covenant Lutheran Church   (2) First Baptist Church Of Quartzite   (3) Quartzsite Alliance Church   (4) Quartzsite Community Bible Church   (5) Quartzsite Southern Baptist Church   (6) Queen Of Peace Catholic Church  

Civil


(1) Town Of Quartzsite  

Crossing


(1) Dome Rock Interchange   (2) East Quartzsite Interchange   (3) West Quartzsite Interchange  

Dam


(1) Crowder Dam   (2) Four Peaks Dam   (3) Geyser Dam   (4) Owl Head Dam   (5) Red Rock Dam  

Gap


(1) Big Horn Pass   (2) Boyer Gap   (3) Diablo Pass   (4) Gunsight Notch   (5) Marquitta Pass   (6) New Water Pass   (7) Plomosa Pass   (8) Red Rock Pass  

Lake


(1) Red Hill Tank  

Locale


(1) 88 Shades Recreational Vehicle Park   (2) Arizona Highway Maintenance Yard - Quartzsite   (3) Arizona Sun Recreational Vehicle Resort   (4) Coyote Pass Recreational Vehicle Park   (5) Hi Jolly Monument   (6) Kofa Monument   (7) Old Alamo Mine Camp   (8) Old Fort Tyson   (9) Town Of Quartzsite Wastewater Reclamation Facility   (10) Wilbanks Cabin  

Mine


(1) Alamo Mine   (2) Alonah Mine   (3) Amuy Mine   (4) Apache Chief Mine   (5) Apache Mine   (6) Bear Mine   (7) Belle Of Arizona Mine   (8) Big Horn Mine   (9) C O D Mine   (10) Colrio Mine   (11) Darling Mine   (12) Desert Queen Mine   (13) Dome Basin Mine   (14) Eagle Eye Mine   (15) Gold Nugget Mine   (16) I X L Mine   (17) Julian Mine   (18) Kellogg Mine   (19) Kofa Queen Mine   (20) Livingston Mine   (21) Mammoth Mine   (22) Marquitta Mine   (23) Midas Mine   (24) Ocotillo Mine Group   (25) Poorman Mine   (26) Ramsey Mine   (27) Renegade Mine   (28) Republic Mine   (29) Six Price Mine   (30) Tunnel Spring Mine   (31) Valenzuela Mine   (32) Yellow Dog Mine   (33) Yum-yum Mine  

Park


(1) La Posa Long-term Visitor Area  

Pillar


(1) Beehive   (2) Squaw Peak  

Plain


(1) La Posa Plain  

Populated Place


(1) Crawfords Trailer Park   (2) La Paz Valley   (3) Mountain Quail Mobile Home Park   (4) Plomosa   (5) Quartzsite  

Range


(1) Dome Rock Mountains   (2) New Water Mountains   (3) Plomosa Mountains  

Reserve


(1) Kofa Wilderness   (2) New Water Mountains Wilderness  

Reservoir


(1) Beehive Tank   (2) Cereus Tank   (3) Chalk Tank   (4) Charco Three   (5) Cholla Tank   (6) Cripple Tank   (7) East Tank   (8) Hidden Tank   (9) High Tank   (10) High Tank Nine   (11) High Tank Six   (12) Lazarus Tanks   (13) Raven Tank   (14) Red Rock Reservoir   (15) Squaw Tanks   (16) Towhee Tank   (17) White Dike Tank  

School


(1) Quartzsite Elementary School   (2) Scholars Academy  

Spring


(1) Alamo Spring   (2) Budweiser Spring   (3) Dripping Spring   (4) High Tank Number Two Spring   (5) Holly Seep   (6) Jasper Spring   (7) Oldman Tanque   (8) Tunnel Spring   (9) Wilkinson Seep  

Stream


(1) Apache Wash   (2) Cave Creek   (3) Chalk Wash   (4) Colorado Wash   (5) French Creek   (6) Italian Wash   (7) Kaiser Wash   (8) La Cholla Wash   (9) Plomosa Wash   (10) Plomosita Wash   (11) Poormans Wash   (12) Scaddan Wash   (13) Smith Wash  

Summit


(1) Angel Point   (2) Black Mesa   (3) Boxcar   (4) Crystal Hill   (5) Dos Picachos   (6) Elephant Back Mountain   (7) Granite Mountain   (8) Guadalupe Mountain   (9) Kofa Mountains   (10) La Cholla Mountain   (11) Livingston Hills   (12) Lonesome Peak   (13) Middle Camp Mountain   (14) Moon Mountain   (15) Old Smokey Mountain   (16) Oldman Mountain   (17) Scaddan Mountain   (18) Signal Peak   (19) Sugarloaf Peak   (20) Summit Peak   (21) Ten Ewe Mountain   (22) Twin Peaks   (23) Twin Spires  

Tower


(1) Kbux-fm Quartzsite  

Valley


(1) Burro Canyon   (2) Fishtail Canyon   (3) Four Palms Canyon   (4) Hidden Canyon   (5) Indian Canyon   (6) Kofa Queen Canyon   (7) Oak Canyon   (8) Old Palm Canyon   (9) Palm Canyon   (10) Summit Canyon   (11) Surprise Canyon   (12) Ten Ewe Canyon   (13) Tunnel Mine Canyon   (14) Tunnel Spring Canyon   (15) Twin Spires Canyon  

Well


(1) Beamer Well   (2) Brintley Well   (3) Cravey Well   (4) De La Ossa Well   (5) Dry Well   (6) Eightmile Well   (7) Hoodoo Well   (8) Indian Well   (9) King Well   (10) Kuehn Well   (11) Lead Well   (12) Livingston Well   (13) Mccormacks Well   (14) Mid Well   (15) New Water Well   (16) North Hoodoo Well   (17) Scott Well   (18) Sheep Tank Well Historical   (19) Twelvemile Well   (20) Wilbanks Well  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Quartzsite Town, Arizona

85346 (pop. 3,893)


Cities Nearby Quartzsite Town, Arizona

Parker Ccd, AZ  (pop. 20,055) 17.0 Miles
Ehrenberg Cdp, AZ  (pop. 595) 17.3 Miles
Bouse Cdp, AZ  (pop. 842) 22.2 Miles
Poston Cdp, AZ  (pop. 446) 24.7 Miles
Parker Town, AZ  (pop. 3,127) 33.4 Miles
Cibola Cdp, AZ  (pop. 275) 33.6 Miles
Salome Cdp, AZ  (pop. 970) 35.8 Miles
Wenden Cdp, AZ  (pop. 498) 40.8 Miles



Area Code(s) in Quartzsite Town, Arizona

928



Elevation in Quartzsite Town, Arizona is 876.0 ft. (267.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Quartzsite Town, Arizona

Lat: 33.665116 N        Long: -114.220913 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Quartzsite Town, 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 Quartzsite Town, Arizona

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 30   (5.4%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 13   (2.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 17   (3.1%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 27   (4.9%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 27   (4.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 45   (8.1%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 91   (16.4%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 120   (21.6%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 55   (9.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 74   (13.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 11   (2.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 6   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 21   (3.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 18   (3.2%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 476

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 110

In 3-person carpool : 64

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 : 146

Other means : 78

Worked at home : 64


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Less than 5 minutes : 311

5 to 9 minutes : 188

10 to 14 minutes : 0

15 to 19 minutes : 0

20 to 24 minutes : 0

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 47

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 58

45 to 59 minutes : 270

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

With Social Security income : 1,295

No Social Security income : 546


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

With retirement income : 700

No retirement income : 1,141


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Less than $10,000 : 117

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 178

$20,000 to $24,999 : 183

$25,000 to $29,999 : 156

$30,000 to $34,999 : 34

$35,000 to $39,999 : 108

$40,000 to $44,999 : 44

$45,000 to $49,999 : 39

$50,000 to $59,999 : 67

$60,000 to $74,999 : 54

$75,000 to $99,999 : 78

$100,000 to $124,999 : 32

$125,000 to $149,999 : 55

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 47


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $28,241


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Quartzsite Town, Arizona

  • NEW (1030 AM; 3.0 kW; Blythe, CA; Owner: Rams, Ii)

FM Radio Stations Near Quartzsite Town, Arizona

  • KJMB-FM (100.3 FM; Blythe, CA; Owner: J.s. Mayson)
  • KERU-FM (88.5 FM; Ehrenberg, AZ; Owner: Escuela De La Raza Unida)
  • KERU-FM (88.5 FM; Blythe, CA; Owner: Escuela De La Raza Unida)
  • NEW (89.3 FM; Blythe, CA; Owner: De La Cruz International Ministries, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Quartzsite, AZ; Owner: Centro Evangelico Broadcasting Ministry)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Ehrenberg, AZ; Owner: De La Cruz International Ministries, Inc.)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Quartzsite, AZ; Owner: E. Q. Scholars, Inc.)
  • KBUX (94.3 FM; Quartzsite, AZ; Owner: Maude J. Burdette)
  • KPKR (97.3 FM; Poston, AZ; Owner: Prescott Valley Broadcasting Company, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Quartzsite Town, Arizona

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 59  (17.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 76  (22.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 71  (21.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5  (1.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 67  (19.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 53  (19.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 78  (28.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 127  (46.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Quartzsite Town, Arizona


(updated 2008)



Banks In Quartzsite Town, Arizona

Horizon Community Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $172.9k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 4

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Quartzsite Town, Arizona

  • Blythe Airport


    (about 28.8 miles in Blythe, California; Airport Code: BLH)

  • Avi Suquilla


    (about 33.7 miles in Big River, California; Airport Code: VWN)

  • Sheepy Hollow Ranch


    (about 34.3 miles in Wenden, Arizona; Airport Code: AZ4)

  • Lake Havasu City Airport


    (about 55.4 miles in Lake Havasu City, Arizona; Airport Code: LHU)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Quartzsite Town, Arizona

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

56.13%

Carpooled

19.50%

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

0.67%

Bicycle

0.84%

Walked

14.29%

Other Means

1.85%

Worked At Home

6.72%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Quartzsite Town, 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
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 966

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 160

Female householder, no husband present : 66

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 536

Householder not living alone : 113


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 241

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 1,600


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 934

Renter-occupied housing units : 32

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 160

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 66

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 582

Renter-occupied housing units : 67


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Less than $10,000 : 273

$10,000 to $14,999 : 101

$15,000 to $19,999 : 308

$20,000 to $24,999 : 58

$25,000 to $29,999 : 188

$30,000 to $34,999 : 194

$35,000 to $39,999 : 165

$40,000 to $44,999 : 44

$45,000 to $49,999 : 177

$50,000 to $59,999 : 67

$60,000 to $74,999 : 54

$75,000 to $99,999 : 78

$100,000 to $124,999 : 32

$125,000 to $149,999 : 55

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 47


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Total : 3,174


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Occupied : 1,841

Vacant : 1,333


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Median number of rooms : 3


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Built 2005 or later : 153

Built 2000 to 2004 : 475

Built 1990 to 1999 : 612

Built 1980 to 1989 : 717

Built 1970 to 1979 : 873

Built 1960 to 1969 : 180

Built 1950 to 1959 : 113

Built 1940 to 1949 : 51

Built 1939 or earlier : 0


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Utility gas : 55

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 1,135

Electricity : 597

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 54

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Less than $10,000 : 828

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 39

$20,000 to $24,999 : 34

$25,000 to $29,999 : 28

$30,000 to $34,999 : 53

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 75

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 51

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 78

$100,000 to $124,999 : 88

$125,000 to $149,999 : 0

$150,000 to $174,999 : 181

$175,000 to $199,999 : 67

$200,000 to $249,999 : 197

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 23

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Quartzsite Town, 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 : 312

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,430


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Quartzsite Town, Arizona)

Built 2005 or later : $33,600

Built 2000 to 2004 : $170,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $74,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $8,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $6,100

Built 1960 to 1969 :

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier :


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Quartzsite Town, Arizona: 53.8%

Percentage of Family Households in Arizona: 66.2%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Quartzsite Town, Arizona

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 7.32%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 92.68%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Quartzsite Town, Arizona

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 3 3 $202,367
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $202,367
2000        
  Single Family 2 2 $144,187
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $144,187
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 4 4 $479,442
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $479,442
2003        
  Single Family 3 3 $533,665
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 3 $533,665
2004        
  Single Family 2 2 $195,598
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $195,598
2005        
  Single Family 79 79 $2,009,668
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

79 79 $2,009,668
2006        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Quartzsite Town, AZ): $23,053
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arizona): $40,558


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Quartzsite Town): $38,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arizona): $109,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Quartzsite Town): $351
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arizona): $619


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Quartzsite Town, Arizona

Utility Gas: 8.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 69.6%
Electricity: 15.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 2.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.5%
Solar Energy: 0.3%
Other Fuel: 0.4%
No Fuel Used: 0.7%


(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 Quartzsite Town, Arizona are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Quartzsite Town, Arizona

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 40 $140,210 16 $10,224 875 $42,063 $11.68
Financial Administration 2 $6,186 0 $0 0 $37,116 --
Other Government Administration 7 $26,865 8 $4,315 290 $46,054 $14.88
Judicial and Legal 3 $7,058 0 $0 0 $28,232 --
Police Protection - Officers 12 $58,804 0 $0 0 $58,804 --
Police - Other 2 $3,810 0 $0 0 $22,860 --
Firefighters 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Fire - Other 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Correction 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Streets and Highways 3 $10,364 0 $0 0 $41,456 --
Airports 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Water Transport and Terminals 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Welfare 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Health 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Hospitals 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Solid Waste Management 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Sewerage 2 $6,863 0 $0 0 $41,178 --
Parks and Recreation 1 $1,937 3 $1,729 142 $23,244 $12.18
Housing and Community Development(Local) 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Natural Resources 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Water Supply 2 $5,112 0 $0 0 $30,672 --
Electric Power 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Gas Supply 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Transit 1 $1,962 1 $507 55 $23,544 $9.22
Local Libraries 3 $7,561 4 $3,673 387 $30,244 $9.49
Other and Unallocable 2 $3,689 0 $0 0 $22,134 --

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Quartzsite Town, Arizona

Havasu Regional Med Center Hha


     Address: 1851 Mesquite Blvd, Suite 206, Lake Havasu City, Arizona 86403
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/27/1984

Arizona Home Rehabilitation & Health Care, Llc


     Address: 2281 West 24th Street, Suite 6, Yuma, Arizona 85364
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/12/2002

Yuma Home Care, Inc


     Address: 1841 West 25th Street, Suite A, Yuma, Arizona 85364
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 8/10/1996

Mohave Home Health


     Address: 2755 Silver Creek Road, Suite B-207, Bullhead City, Arizona 86442
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/5/1993

Imperial Valley Home Health


     Address: 159 South 6th Street, Brawley, California 92227
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/3/1993

Hospitals Close To Quartzsite Town, Arizona

La Paz Regional Hospital


     Address: 1200 Mohave Road, Parker, Arizona 85344
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Palo Verde Hospital


     Address: 250 North First Street, Blythe, California 92225
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Havasu Regional Medical Center


     Address: 101 Civic Center Lane, Lake Havasu City, Arizona 86403
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Yuma Regional Medical Center


     Address: 2400 South Avenue A, Yuma, Arizona 85364
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Colorado River Medical Center


     Address: 1401 Bailey Ave, Needles, California 92363
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Nursing Homes Close To Quartzsite Town, Arizona

Blythe Nursing Care Center


     Address: 285 W. Chanslorway, Blythe, California 92226
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 47
     Percent Occupied: 98%

Havasu Nursing Center


     Address: 3576 Kearsage Dr, Lake Havasu City, Arizona 86406
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 67
     Percent Occupied: 57%

Lake Hills Inn


     Address: 2781 Osborn Drive, Lake Havasu City, Arizona 86406
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 87
     Percent Occupied: 84%

Palm View Rehabilitation & Car


     Address: 2222 South Avenue A, Yuma, Arizona 85364
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 127
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Life Care Center Of Yuma


     Address: 2450 19th Ave South, Yuma, Arizona 85364
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 106
     Percent Occupied: 83%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Quartzsite Town, Arizona

Name: Palo Verde
Address: PO Box 52034; Phoenix,AZ 85072-2034
Distance: 128 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Quartzsite Town, Arizona

    Retired Workers: 1,040
    Disabled Workers: 145
    Widowers Workers: 110
    Spouses Workers: 70
    Children Workers: 20


(updated 2007)



La Paz County, Arizona Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 36.55%
  • Bush & Cheney 62.42%
  • Other 1.03%



(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 Quartzsite Town, Arizona citizens.

Relocation to La Paz County, AZ

11.28 % of La Paz County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $34,189

Arizona Average 8.20 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Maricopa County , AZ 1.18 % ($20,000 AGI )
  • San Bernardino Count , CA 0.96 % ($40,500 AGI )
  • Mohave County , AZ 0.76 % ($33,711 AGI )

Relocation away from La Paz County, AZ

10.32 % of La Paz 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 $33,561

Arizona Average 5.96 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Maricopa County , AZ 1.55 % ($29,091 AGI )
  • Mohave County , AZ 1.31 % ($30,446 AGI )
  • Riverside County , CA 0.48 % ($54,583 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

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Quartzsite Town, Arizona is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Quartzsite Town, Arizona

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
08/04/2005, 04:20 pm 0 0 $20K --
07/21/2005, 09:26 pm 0 0 $10K --
09/02/2003, 07:20 pm 0 0 $200K --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Quartzsite Town, Arizona directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Quartzsite Town, Arizona

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 58 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
Rape 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 0 28 0 0 0 57 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
Robbery 0 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 0 84 0 0 58 0 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a 0
Assault 1 15 11 25 9 15 7 9 1 8 n/a n/a 16
    per 100,000 29 421 326 737 259 425 202 254 29 238 n/a n/a 439
Burglary 14 82 31 24 31 3 9 10 1 7 n/a n/a 19
    per 100,000 403 2,299 917 708 894 85 259 282 29 208 n/a n/a 521
Larceny Theft 89 54 58 72 93 108 44 69 67 69 n/a n/a 70
    per 100,000 2,565 1,514 1,716 2,123 2,681 3,062 1,267 1,947 1,916 2,054 n/a n/a 1,919
Vehicle Theft 8 11 11 17 10 12 1 7 3 13 n/a n/a 4
    per 100,000 231 308 326 501 288 340 29 198 86 387 n/a n/a 110
Arson 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 n/a n/a 0
    per 100,000 0 0 59 29 0 28 0 0 29 0 n/a n/a 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
0 5 3 6 3 4 2 2 0 2 n/a n/a 4
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
28 37 26 29 34 31 14 22 18 22 n/a n/a 23
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
14 21 14 17 18 18 8 12 9 12 n/a n/a 14


(updated 2013)



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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