Christopher Creek, Arizona

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Christopher Creek, Arizona
Census-designated place
TownChristopherCreek.jpg
Location of Christopher Creek in Gila County, Arizona.
Location of Christopher Creek in Gila County, Arizona.
Christopher Creek is located in Arizona
Christopher Creek
Christopher Creek
Location of Christopher Creek in Gila County, Arizona.
Christopher Creek is located in the US
Christopher Creek
Christopher Creek
Christopher Creek (the US)
Coordinates: 34°21′17.98″N 111°1′17.90″W / 34.3549944°N 111.0216389°W / 34.3549944; -111.0216389Coordinates: 34°21′17.98″N 111°1′17.90″W / 34.3549944°N 111.0216389°W / 34.3549944; -111.0216389
Country  United States
State  Arizona
County Gila
Area[1]
 • Total 3.03 sq mi (7.86 km2)
 • Land 3.03 sq mi (7.86 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation[2] 5,961 ft (1,817 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 10,817
 • Estimate (2016)[4] N/A
Time zone MST (UTC−7)
 • Summer (DST) no DST/PDT (UTC−7)
ZIP code 85541
Area code(s) 928
FIPS code 04-13140
GNIS ID(s) 2582755

Christopher Creek is a census-designated place in northern Gila County in the state of Arizona. Situated at the base of the Mogollon Rim, the community lies at an elevation of 5,961 feet (1,817 m),[2] and is located approximately 23.5 miles (37.82 km) northeast of Payson, just off SR 260. The population as of the 2010 U.S. Census was 156.[5]

Tourism, retirement and timbering are the foundations of Christopher Creek's economy.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
U.S. Decennial Census[6]

See also[edit]

Christopher Creek - Geological feature

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jul 18, 2017. 
  2. ^ a b "Feature Detail Report for: Christopher Creek". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  3. ^ U.S. Census Bureau (2010). "2010 Census Interactive Population Search". U.S. Government. 
  4. ^ "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  5. ^ "2010 Census Interactive Population Search". census.gov. Retrieved 2014-04-13. 
  6. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.