Bylas, Arizona

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Bylas, Arizona
Location of Bylas in Graham County, Arizona.
Location of Bylas in Graham County, Arizona.
Bylas is located in Arizona
Bylas
Bylas
Location of Bylas in Graham County, Arizona.
Bylas is located in the US
Bylas
Bylas
Bylas (the US)
Coordinates: 33°8′19″N 110°7′30″W / 33.13861°N 110.12500°W / 33.13861; -110.12500Coordinates: 33°8′19″N 110°7′30″W / 33.13861°N 110.12500°W / 33.13861; -110.12500
CountryUnited States
StateArizona
CountyGraham
Indian ReservationSan Carlos Apache Indian Reservation
Area
 • Total4.40 sq mi (11.41 km2)
 • Land4.38 sq mi (11.36 km2)
 • Water0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)
Elevation2,608 ft (795 m)
Population
 • Total39,540
 • Estimate 
(2016)[4]
N/A
Time zoneUTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
FIPS code04-08710

Bylas (Western Apache: Hago'teele) is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Graham County, Arizona, United States, within the San Carlos Apache Indian Reservation. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,962.[3] The community has a medical clinic, a police substation, and a market. Bylas is an Apache settlement divided into two communities, one of the White Mountain Apache, the other of San Carlos and Southern Tonto Apache. It is named for Bylas (a.k.a. Bailish) an chief of the Eastern White Mountain Apache band.

Geography[edit]

Bylas is located at 33°8′19″N 110°7′30″W / 33.13861°N 110.12500°W / 33.13861; -110.12500 (33.1386688, -110.1250875), at an elevation of 2,608 feet (795 m).[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
U.S. Decennial Census[5]

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Climate[edit]

According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Bylas has a semi-arid climate, abbreviated "BSk" on climate maps.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jul 18, 2017.
  2. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Bylas, Arizona
  3. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2011-05-14.
  4. ^ "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  5. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.
  6. ^ Climate Summary for Bylas, Arizona

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