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   (County: Graham County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Safford City, 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
(Safford City, Arizona)

Male:

Under 5 years : 598

5 to 9 years : 377

10 to 14 years : 345

15 to 17 years : 255

18 and 19 years : 80

20 years : 59

21 years : 74

22 to 24 years : 161

25 to 29 years : 179

30 to 34 years : 309

35 to 39 years : 302

40 to 44 years : 206

45 to 49 years : 186

50 to 54 years : 251

55 to 59 years : 144

60 and 61 years : 59

62 to 64 years : 147

65 and 66 years : 8

67 to 69 years : 105

70 to 74 years : 130

75 to 79 years : 145

80 to 84 years : 104

85 years and over : 33

Female:

Under 5 years : 349

5 to 9 years : 304

10 to 14 years : 467

15 to 17 years : 193

18 and 19 years : 104

20 years : 93

21 years : 41

22 to 24 years : 215

25 to 29 years : 350

30 to 34 years : 214

35 to 39 years : 295

40 to 44 years : 367

45 to 49 years : 309

50 to 54 years : 333

55 to 59 years : 156

60 and 61 years : 155

62 to 64 years : 118

65 and 66 years : 108

67 to 69 years : 129

70 to 74 years : 151

75 to 79 years : 216

80 to 84 years : 186

85 years and over : 170


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Safford City, Arizona)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 5,985

Multiple ancestry : 2,331

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 54

Ancestry not reported : 910


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Safford City, Arizona)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 9,094

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 19

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 135

Not a U.S. citizen : 32


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Safford City, Arizona)

Total:

Under 5 years : 947

5 to 17 years : 1,941

18 to 24 years : 827

25 to 34 years : 1,052

35 to 44 years : 1,170

45 to 54 years : 1,079

55 to 59 years : 300

60 and 61 years : 214

62 to 64 years : 265

65 to 74 years : 631

75 years and over : 854

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 934

5 to 17 years : 1,487

18 to 24 years : 711

25 to 34 years : 770

35 to 44 years : 732

45 to 54 years : 514

55 to 59 years : 128

60 and 61 years : 86

62 to 64 years : 116

65 to 74 years : 220

75 years and over : 267

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 13

5 to 17 years : 454

18 to 24 years : 106

25 to 34 years : 270

35 to 44 years : 438

45 to 54 years : 558

55 to 59 years : 162

60 and 61 years : 113

62 to 64 years : 145

65 to 74 years : 375

75 years and over : 495

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 : 6

75 years and over : 13

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 10

25 to 34 years : 12

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 7

55 to 59 years : 10

60 and 61 years : 15

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 30

75 years and over : 79


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Safford City, Arizona)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,863

Female : 3,102

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,366

Female : 1,763

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 6

Female : 13

Foreign born:

Male : 22

Female : 145


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Safford City, Arizona)

Born in state of residence : 4,595

Born in other state in the United States : 2,682

Native: born outside the United States : 19

Foreign born : 146


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Safford City, Arizona)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,390

Now married, except separated : 1,638

Divorced : 584

Separated : 83

Widowed : 211

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 374

Now married, except separated : 1,489

Divorced : 350

Separated : 174

Widowed : 361

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 6

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 13

Foreign born:

Never married : 17

Now married, except separated : 77

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 73


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 6,809

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 1,091

Speak English less than "very well" : 321

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

Hindi:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Navajo:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 59


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Safford City, Arizona

  • Other Groups: 4,138   (44.8%)
  • English: 1,151   (12.5%)
  • German: 795   (8.6%)
  • Irish: 728   (7.9%)
  • United States Or American: 600   (6.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 234   (2.5%)
  • Swedish: 226   (2.4%)
  • Scottish: 184   (2.0%)
  • Danish: 178   (1.9%)
  • Italian: 155   (1.7%)
  • Dutch: 151   (1.6%)
  • Norwegian: 142   (1.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 127   (1.4%)
  • Swiss: 68   (0.7%)
  • Welsh: 56   (0.6%)
  • British: 56   (0.6%)
  • Polish: 49   (0.5%)
  • Subsaharan African: 40   (0.4%)
  • French Canadian: 35   (0.4%)
  • European: 35   (0.4%)
  • Ukrainian: 14   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 8   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 8   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 6   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 5   (0.1%)
  • Afghan: 5   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 3   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Safford City, Arizona is 9,280



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Safford City, Arizona: 4,257
Female Population in Safford City, Arizona: 5,023


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Safford City, Arizona: 30.0
Median Female Resident Age in Safford City, Arizona: 37.6


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Arizona is 36


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Safford City, Arizona


White


Both sexes

33.7

Male

32.0

Female

35.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

30.0

Male

22.0

Female

39.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

25.9

Male

25.4

Female

27.5

Asian


Both sexes

36.2

Male

35.5

Female

36.8

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

23.8

Male

43.5

Female

23.5

Other


Both sexes

25.9

Male

24.3

Female

28.3

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.2

Male

17.6

Female

16.9

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

26.0

Male

25.0

Female

27.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

38.6

Male

36.5

Female

40.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Safford City, Arizona


  • White: 7,442
  • African American: 420
  • American Indian: 112
  • Asian: 14
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 1,134
  • Two or More Races: 158



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Safford City, Arizona

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 62   (2.48%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 10   (0.4%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 23   (0.92%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 117   (4.68%)
  • 9th Grade: 99   (3.96%)
  • 10th Grade: 67   (2.68%)
  • 11th Grade: 86   (3.44%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 133   (5.32%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 721   (28.83%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 220   (8.8%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 359   (14.35%)
  • Associate Degree: 225   (9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 163   (6.52%)
  • Master's Degree: 150   (6%)
  • Professional School Degree: 43   (1.72%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 23   (0.92%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 58   (1.93%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 32   (1.06%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 26   (0.87%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 207   (6.89%)
  • 9th Grade: 38   (1.26%)
  • 10th Grade: 100   (3.33%)
  • 11th Grade: 73   (2.43%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 53   (1.76%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 936   (31.15%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 259   (8.62%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 504   (16.77%)
  • Associate Degree: 274   (9.12%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 263   (8.75%)
  • Master's Degree: 132   (4.39%)
  • Professional School Degree: 39   (1.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 11   (0.37%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Safford City, Arizona

  • Safford Unified District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 734 11th St, Safford, AZ 85546, Phone: (928) 348-7000, Students: 2,802 )

  • Gila Educational Group Dba Gila Preparatory Academy


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: 1976 Thatcher Blvd, Safford, AZ 85546, Phone: (928) 348-8688, Students: 110 )

  • Triumphant Learning Center


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 201 E. Main St., Safford, AZ 85546, Phone: (928) 348-8422, Students: 89 )

  • Klondyke Elementary District


    ( Grades: UG-UG, Location: 921 Thatcher Blvd, Safford, AZ 85546, Phone: (928) 428-2880, )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Safford City, Arizona

  • Dorothy Stinson School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 734 11th Street, Safford, AZ 85546, Phone: (928) 348-7010, Students: 556 )

  • Ruth Powell Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 734 11th Street, Safford, AZ 85546, Phone: (928) 348-7030, Students: 476 )

  • Lafe Nelson School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 734 11th St, Safford, AZ 85546, Phone: (928) 348-7020, Students: 467 )

  • Safford Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 734 11th Street, Safford, AZ 85546, Phone: (928) 348-7040, Students: 419 )

  • Triumphant Learning Center


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 201 E. Main Street, Safford, AZ 85546, Phone: (928) 348-8422, Students: 89 )

  • Gila Preparatory Academy Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1976 Thatcher Blvd., Safford, AZ 85546, Phone: (928) 348-8688, Students: 40 )

  • Los Milagros Academy


    ( Location: 2111 N. Calle Mesa Verde, Safford, AZ 85546, Phone: (928) 348-8899, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Safford City, Arizona

  • Safford High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 734 11th Street, Safford, AZ 85546, Phone: (928) 348-7050, Students: 755 )

  • Mt Graham High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 734 11th St., Safford, AZ 85546, Phone: (928) 348-7060, Students: 129 )

  • Gila Preparatory Academy


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1976 Thatcher Blvd., Safford, AZ 85546, Phone: (928) 348-8688, Students: 70 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Safford City, Arizona

  • Hair Academy Of Safford


    ( < 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 53; Location: 550 West Thatcher Blvd, Safford, AZ 85546, )

Largest Schools (Private) In Safford City, Arizona

  • Safford Christian School


    ( Grades: K-11, Location: Po Box 1074, Safford, AZ 85548, Phone: (928) 428-4234, Students: 40 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Safford City, Arizona

  • Safford City - Graham County Library


    808 South 7th Avenue, Safford, AZ 85546

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Safford City, 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 Safford City, Arizona.

Area Features of Safford City, Arizona


Arroyo


(1) Judy Wash  

Basin


(1) Slick Rock Basin   (2) Whitlock Valley  

Building


(1) Arizona State Prison Complex Safford  

Canal


(1) Brown Canal   (2) Fourness Canal   (3) San Jose Canal   (4) Tidwell Canal  

Cemetery


(1) San Jose Cemetery   (2) Sanchez Cemetery   (3) Solomon Cemetery  

Census


(1) San Jose Census Designated Place  

Civil


(1) Safford Division  

Dam


(1) Bridge Dam   (2) Cove Detention Dam   (3) Goat Well Drop Structure Dam   (4) Halfway Detention Dam   (5) Judy Wash Retarding Dam   (6) One Eleven Detention Dam   (7) Sam Simon Barrier Structure Dam   (8) Slick Rock Detention Dam   (9) Whitlock Detention Dam  

Flat


(1) Earven Flat   (2) Starvation Flat  

Gap


(1) Powerline Pass  

Locale


(1) Baker Ranch   (2) Dos Condado Station   (3) Earven Ranch   (4) Gripe Arizona Inspection Station   (5) Hackberry Ranch   (6) L L Ranch   (7) Old Stage Station   (8) One Hundred Eleven Ranch   (9) Pueblo Viejo Historical   (10) Rock House  

Park


(1) New Wright Monument   (2) Old Wright Monument   (3) Sanchez Monument  

Populated Place


(1) Buena Vista   (2) Gripe   (3) San Jose   (4) Sanchez   (5) Tanque   (6) Whitlock Cienega  

Range


(1) Whitlock Mountains  

Reservoir


(1) Bat Tank   (2) Bridge Tank   (3) Brown Jug Tank   (4) Cat Tank   (5) Cedar Tank   (6) Circle Tanks   (7) Cove Tank   (8) Fall Tank   (9) K M P Tank   (10) Lost Tank   (11) Mud Hole Tank   (12) Mud Tank   (13) Mug Tank   (14) North Headquarters Tank   (15) North Slick Rock Tank   (16) Parks Lake   (17) Rock Tank   (18) Seely Tank   (19) South Slick Rock Tank   (20) Topaz Tank   (21) Yuma Wash Reservoir  

School


(1) Alger School  

Spring


(1) Dripping Spring  

Stream


(1) Bennett Wash   (2) North Headquarters Wash   (3) Owl Wash   (4) San Jose Wash   (5) Shoat Tank Wash   (6) Slick Rock Wash   (7) Tollgate Wash   (8) W A Wash   (9) Whitlock Wash   (10) Willow Spring Wash   (11) Yuma Wash  

Summit


(1) Dry Mountain   (2) Javelina Peak   (3) Twin Knolls  

Valley


(1) Cove Draw   (2) Deadman Canyon   (3) Gold Gulch   (4) Head Canyon   (5) Hot Well Draw   (6) Judia Canyon   (7) Oak Draw   (8) Timber Draw  

Well


(1) Badger Den Well   (2) Bailey Well   (3) Clay Well   (4) Cove Well   (5) Olson Well   (6) Rock Well   (7) Starve Out Well  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Safford City, Arizona

85546 (pop. 17,977)


Cities Nearby Safford City, Arizona

Safford Ccd, AZ  (pop. 24,024) 2.5 Miles
Thatcher Town, AZ  (pop. 4,582) 2.9 Miles
Swift Trail Junction Cdp, AZ  (pop. 1,997) 6.1 Miles
Pima Town, AZ  (pop. 2,355) 8.0 Miles
Pima Ccd, AZ  (pop. 3,567) 13.5 Miles
Bonita-klondyke Ccd, AZ  (pop. 2,354) 24.1 Miles
Morenci Cdp, AZ  (pop. 1,891) 27.3 Miles
Clifton Town, AZ  (pop. 2,621) 28.3 Miles
San Carlos Ccd, AZ  (pop. 4,835) 33.4 Miles
Duncan Ccd, AZ  (pop. 2,592) 35.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Safford City, Arizona

928



Elevation in Safford City, Arizona is 3,192.0 ft. (973.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Safford City, Arizona

Lat: 32.823266 N        Long: -109.714613 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 200   (6.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 216   (7.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 201   (6.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 246   (8.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 329   (11.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 268   (8.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 549   (18.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 247   (8.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 91   (3.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 111   (3.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 82   (2.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 44   (1.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 136   (4.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 280   (9.3%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Safford City, Arizona)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,284

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 469

In 3-person carpool : 100

In 4-person carpool : 105

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 16

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 60

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 55

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 23

Bicycle : 15

Walked : 184

Other means : 33

Worked at home : 36


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Safford City, Arizona)

Less than 5 minutes : 492

5 to 9 minutes : 1,133

10 to 14 minutes : 599

15 to 19 minutes : 247

20 to 24 minutes : 225

25 to 29 minutes : 75

30 to 34 minutes : 92

35 to 39 minutes : 12

40 to 44 minutes : 16

45 to 59 minutes : 306

60 to 89 minutes : 147

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Safford City, Arizona)

With Social Security income : 1,310

No Social Security income : 2,169


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Safford City, Arizona)

With retirement income : 782

No retirement income : 2,697


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Safford City, Arizona)

Less than $10,000 : 111

$10,000 to $14,999 : 161

$15,000 to $19,999 : 120

$20,000 to $24,999 : 196

$25,000 to $29,999 : 238

$30,000 to $34,999 : 61

$35,000 to $39,999 : 91

$40,000 to $44,999 : 105

$45,000 to $49,999 : 102

$50,000 to $59,999 : 376

$60,000 to $74,999 : 262

$75,000 to $99,999 : 408

$100,000 to $124,999 : 155

$125,000 to $149,999 : 32

$150,000 to $199,999 : 30

$200,000 or more : 14


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Safford City, Arizona)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $50,810


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Safford City, Arizona

  • KATO (1230 AM; 1.0 kW; Safford, AZ; Owner: Mcmurray Communications, Inc.)
  • KHIL (1250 AM; 5.0 kW; Willcox, AZ; Owner: Lakeshore Media, Llc)
  • KCUZ (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Clifton, AZ; Owner: Cochise Broadcasting Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Safford City, Arizona

  • KJIK (100.7 FM; Morenci, AZ; Owner: Country Mountain Airwaves, Llc)
  • KWRQ (102.3 FM; Morenci, AZ; Owner: Mcmurray Communications, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.7 FM; Willcox, AZ; Owner: Educational Broadcast Service)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Willcox, AZ; Owner: Diamond Mountain)
  • NEW (89.1 FM; Safford, AZ; Owner: Iglesia Jesucristo Es Mi Refugio De Austin, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Morenci, AZ; Owner: Duncan Unified School District)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Morenci, AZ; Owner: Cochise Community Radio Corporation)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Morenci, AZ; Owner: The Sister Sherry Lynn Foundation)
  • KXKQ (94.3 FM; Morenci, AZ; Owner: Mcmurray Communications, Inc.)
  • KXKQ (94.5 FM; Morenci, AZ; Owner: Mcmurray Communications, Inc.)
  • KFMM (99.1 FM; Morenci, AZ; Owner: Cochise Broadcasting Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Safford City, Arizona

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 412  (25.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 215  (13.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 186  (11.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 13  (0.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 499  (31.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 506  (32.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 391  (25.1%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 561  (36.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 20  (1.3%)


(updated 2010)





There are 98 Farms In Safford City, Arizona


(updated 2008)



Banks In Safford City, Arizona

Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2b
    Industry Specialization: International
    Total Offices: 5,679

National Bank Of Arizona - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.7m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 71

Washington Federal, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $14.7m
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 253

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Safford City, Arizona

  • Safford Regional


    (about 5.1 miles in Solomon, Arizona; Airport Code: SAD)

  • Greenlee County


    (about 31.0 miles in Clifton, Arizona; Airport Code: CFT)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Safford City, Arizona

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

70.27%

Carpooled

19.71%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.35%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

1.09%

Bicycle

0.45%

Walked

3.05%

Other Means

1.38%

Worked At Home

3.69%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,493

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 181

Female householder, no husband present : 788

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 881

Householder not living alone : 136


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Safford City, Arizona)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 53

Female householder and female partner : 64

Female householder and male partner : 54

All other households : 3,308


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Safford City, Arizona)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,290

Renter-occupied housing units : 203

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 89

Renter-occupied housing units : 92

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 436

Renter-occupied housing units : 352

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 505

Renter-occupied housing units : 512


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Safford City, Arizona)

Less than $10,000 : 326

$10,000 to $14,999 : 311

$15,000 to $19,999 : 227

$20,000 to $24,999 : 302

$25,000 to $29,999 : 286

$30,000 to $34,999 : 114

$35,000 to $39,999 : 142

$40,000 to $44,999 : 219

$45,000 to $49,999 : 160

$50,000 to $59,999 : 449

$60,000 to $74,999 : 284

$75,000 to $99,999 : 408

$100,000 to $124,999 : 155

$125,000 to $149,999 : 32

$150,000 to $199,999 : 30

$200,000 or more : 34


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Safford City, Arizona)

Total : 3,858


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Safford City, Arizona)

Occupied : 3,479

Vacant : 379


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Safford City, Arizona)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Safford City, Arizona)

Built 2005 or later : 37

Built 2000 to 2004 : 86

Built 1990 to 1999 : 740

Built 1980 to 1989 : 279

Built 1970 to 1979 : 957

Built 1960 to 1969 : 434

Built 1950 to 1959 : 614

Built 1940 to 1949 : 349

Built 1939 or earlier : 362


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Safford City, Arizona)

Utility gas : 2,361

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 56

Electricity : 975

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 80

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 7


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Safford City, Arizona)

Less than $10,000 : 43

$10,000 to $14,999 : 43

$15,000 to $19,999 : 30

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 34

$30,000 to $34,999 : 82

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 87

$50,000 to $59,999 : 39

$60,000 to $69,999 : 156

$70,000 to $79,999 : 34

$80,000 to $89,999 : 177

$90,000 to $99,999 : 194

$100,000 to $124,999 : 283

$125,000 to $149,999 : 283

$150,000 to $174,999 : 256

$175,000 to $199,999 : 226

$200,000 to $249,999 : 221

$250,000 to $299,999 : 64

$300,000 to $399,999 : 68

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Safford City, 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 : 77

Home equity loan only : 233

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,132

Housing units without a mortgage : 878


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Safford City, Arizona)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $153,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $124,600

Built 1980 to 1989 : $98,500

Built 1970 to 1979 : $139,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $143,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $108,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $111,900

Built 1939 or earlier : $85,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Safford City, Arizona: 69.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Arizona: 66.2%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Safford City, Arizona

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 53.69%
  • Juvenile facilities : 5.33%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 37.3%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 3.69%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Safford City, 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 56 56 $5,382,748
  Two Family 2 4 $200,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

58 60 $5,582,748
2000        
  Single Family 48 48 $3,943,900
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

48 48 $3,943,900
2001        
  Single Family 43 43 $3,546,491
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

43 43 $3,546,491
2002        
  Single Family 27 27 $2,376,767
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 6 $110,000
  Total

28 33 $2,486,767
2003        
  Single Family 41 41 $4,275,984
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

41 41 $4,275,984
2004        
  Single Family 49 49 $6,814,634
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 15 $650,000
  Total

52 64 $7,464,634
2005        
  Single Family 168 168 $17,058,319
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

168 168 $17,058,319
2006        
  Single Family 39 39 $5,414,664
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 7 56 $4,293,336
  Total

46 95 $9,708,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Safford City, AZ): $29,899
Median Household Income In 2000 (Arizona): $40,558


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Safford City): $78,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Arizona): $109,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Safford City): $476
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Arizona): $619


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Safford City, Arizona

Utility Gas: 74.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.0%
Electricity: 21.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.8%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.5%


(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 Safford City, Arizona are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Safford City, Arizona

Mt Graham Home Health


     Address: 1600 20th Avenue, Building E, Safford, Arizona 85546
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 4/5/1994

Bayada Nurses


     Address: 6367 East Tanque Verde Road, Suite 20, Tucson, Arizona 85715
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/24/1998

Sunrise Home Care


     Address: 5830 North Fountains Avenue, Tucson, Arizona 85704
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/29/1993

Interim Healthcare


     Address: 5055 East Broadway, Suite D-104, Tucson, Arizona 85711
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/28/1979

Nursecore Of Tucson


     Address: 2980 North Campbell, Suite 160, Tucson, Arizona 85719
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/23/1991

Hospitals Close To Safford City, Arizona

Mt Graham Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1600 20th Ave, Safford, Arizona 85546
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Northern Cochise Community Hospital


     Address: 901 Rex Allen Drive, Willcox, Arizona 85643
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Phs Indian Hospital-san Carlos


     Address: Po Box 208, San Carlos, Arizona 85550
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Federal

Whiteriver Phs Indian Hospital


     Address: Po Box 860, Whiteriver, Arizona 85941
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Federal

Benson Hospital


     Address: 450 South Ocotillo Street, Benson, Arizona 85602
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Nursing Homes Close To Safford City, Arizona

Infinia At Safford, Inc


     Address: 1933 Peppertree Drive, Safford, Arizona 85546
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 78
     Percent Occupied: 61%

Northern Cochise Nursing Home


     Address: 901 West Rex Allen Drive, Willcox, Arizona 85643
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 19
     Percent Occupied: 79%

Sunshine Haven Lordsburg


     Address: 603 Hadeco Drive, Lordsburg, New Mexico 88045
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 53
     Percent Occupied: 79%

Quiburi Mission Samaritan Cetr


     Address: 850 South Highway 80, Benson, Arizona 85602
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 56
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Valley Health Care And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 5545 East Lee Street, Tucson, Arizona 85712
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 129
     Percent Occupied: 90%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Safford City, Arizona

Name: Palo Verde
Address: PO Box 52034; Phoenix,AZ 85072-2034
Distance: 140 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Safford City, Arizona

    Retired Workers: 1,865
    Disabled Workers: 490
    Widowers Workers: 350
    Spouses Workers: 245
    Children Workers: 335


(updated 2007)



Graham County, Arizona Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 29.71%
  • Bush & Cheney 69.65%
  • Other 0.64%



(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 Safford City, Arizona citizens.

Relocation to Graham County, AZ

8.56 % of Graham County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $36,160

Arizona Average 8.20 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Maricopa County , AZ 2.09 % ($42,265 AGI )
  • Pima County , AZ 0.98 % ($34,263 AGI )
  • Greenlee County , AZ 0.63 % ($45,776 AGI )

Relocation away from Graham County, AZ

7.41 % of Graham 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 $30,002

Arizona Average 5.96 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Maricopa County , AZ 1.70 % ($27,046 AGI )
  • Pima County , AZ 1.16 % ($28,539 AGI )
  • Greenlee County , AZ 0.52 % ($37,800 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 Safford City, Arizona is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Safford City, Arizona

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/08/2002, 04:00 pm 0 0 $3K --
08/07/2000, 04:15 pm 0 0 $20K --
         





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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 Safford City, Arizona directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Safford City, Arizona

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Rape 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a 20 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Robbery 0 2 0 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a 4 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 20 0 11 n/a n/a n/a n/a 40 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Assault 12 12 12 11 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 126 122 130 119 n/a n/a n/a n/a 0 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Burglary 70 90 60 78 n/a n/a n/a n/a 167 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 733 917 650 846 n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,688 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Larceny Theft 158 155 129 118 n/a n/a n/a n/a 382 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 1,654 1,579 1,398 1,280 n/a n/a n/a n/a 3,861 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Vehicle Theft 12 13 14 7 n/a n/a n/a n/a 20 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 126 132 152 76 n/a n/a n/a n/a 202 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Arson 0 0 0 1 n/a n/a n/a n/a 5 n/a n/a n/a n/a
    per 100,000 0 0 0 11 n/a n/a n/a n/a 51 n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
3 4 3 3 n/a n/a n/a n/a 2 n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
60 65 51 51 n/a n/a n/a n/a 144 n/a n/a n/a n/a
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
32 34 27 27 n/a n/a n/a n/a 73 n/a n/a n/a n/a


(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)



Jails in Safford City, Arizona


  • Graham County Jail


    523 Tenth Avenue, Safford, AZ 85546
    Capacity: 112
    Confined: 101
    Avg. Population: 107
    Year Built: 1969


(updated 2006)



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