Pinedale, Arizona

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Pinedale, Arizona
Unincorporated community
Location of Pinedale in Navajo County, Arizona.
Location of Pinedale in Navajo County, Arizona.
Pinedale, Arizona is located in Arizona
Pinedale, Arizona
Pinedale, Arizona
Location within the state of Arizona
Pinedale, Arizona is located in the US
Pinedale, Arizona
Pinedale, Arizona
Pinedale, Arizona (the US)
Coordinates: 34°18′N 110°14′W / 34.300°N 110.233°W / 34.300; -110.233Coordinates: 34°18′N 110°14′W / 34.300°N 110.233°W / 34.300; -110.233
Country United States
State Arizona
County Navajo
Area[1]
 • Total 9.68 sq mi (25.07 km2)
 • Land 9.68 sq mi (25.07 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 487
 • Estimate (2016)[2] N/A
Time zone UTC-7 (Mountain (MST))
FIPS code 04-55840

Pinedale is an unincorporated community in Navajo County, Arizona, United States. The population was 487 at the 2010 census. The elevation is approximately 6,500 ft (2,000 m) and it is part of the Mogollon Rim mountain range.

Pinedale was first known as Mortenson, after Neils Mortenson who established a Mormon settlement there in 1879. It was also known as Percheron, for the breed of stallions which Mortenson had brought with him. By 1888, however, the settlement was called Pinedale.

The former Pinedale Elementary School is now a historic building.

Marreta B. Thomas Covered Bridge near Pinedale

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
2010487
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

As of the census[4] of 2010, there were 487 people, 186 households, and 135 families residing in Pinedale.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jul 18, 2017.
  2. ^ "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  3. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.
  4. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2018-10-10.

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