Winkelman, Arizona

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Winkelman, Arizona
Town
Location of Winkelman in Gila County and Pinal County, Arizona.
Location of Winkelman in Gila County and Pinal County, Arizona.
Winkelman, Arizona is located in the US
Winkelman, Arizona
Winkelman, Arizona
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 32°59′17″N 110°46′13″W / 32.98806°N 110.77028°W / 32.98806; -110.77028Coordinates: 32°59′17″N 110°46′13″W / 32.98806°N 110.77028°W / 32.98806; -110.77028
Country United States
State Arizona
Counties Gila, Pinal
Area[1]
 • Total 0.69 sq mi (1.79 km2)
 • Land 0.69 sq mi (1.79 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.01 km2)
Elevation 1,969 ft (600 m)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 353
 • Estimate (2016)[3] 346
 • Density 502.18/sq mi (193.77/km2)
Time zone MST (no DST) (UTC-7)
ZIP code 85192
Area code(s) 520
FIPS code 04-83790

Winkelman is a town in Gila and Pinal counties in the U.S. state of Arizona. According to the 2010 census, the population of the town was 353,[2] all of whom lived in Gila County.[4]

History[edit]

The community was named after Peter Winkelman, a local cattleman.[5]

Geography[edit]

Winkelman is located at the southern tip of Gila County at 32°59′17″N 110°46′13″W / 32.98806°N 110.77028°W / 32.98806; -110.77028 (32.988142, -110.770240).[6] Winkelman is adjacent to Hayden, Arizona. The unincorporated community of Dudleyville is south of Winkelman, in Pinal County.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.73 square miles (1.9 km2), all of it land.[2] The Gila River passes along the eastern and southern sides of town.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910484
192057318.4%
193072927.2%
1940524−28.1%
19505484.6%
19601,123104.9%
1970974−13.3%
19801,0608.8%
1990676−36.2%
2000443−34.5%
2010353−20.3%
Est. 2016346[3]−2.0%
U.S. Decennial Census[7]

As of the census of 2000, there were 443 people, 160 households, and 112 families residing in the town. The population density was 612.3 people per square mile (237.6/km²). There were 194 housing units at an average density of 268.1 per square mile (104.0/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 62.08% White, 0.23% Black or African American, 36.12% from other races, and 1.58% from two or more races. 74.72% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 160 households out of which 30.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 46.9% were married couples living together, 15.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.4% were non-families. 26.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.9% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.77 and the average family size was 3.35.

In the town, the population was spread out with 29.3% under the age of 18, 9.9% from 18 to 24, 21.2% from 25 to 44, 25.1% from 45 to 64, and 14.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females, there were 95.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 92.0 males.

The median income for a household in the town was $25,455, and the median income for a family was $38,250. Males had a median income of $34,583 versus $17,250 for females. The per capita income for the town was $10,506. About 20.0% of families and 27.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 42.5% of those under age 18 and 16.7% of those age 65 or over.

Notable people[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jul 18, 2017. 
  2. ^ a b c "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Winkelman town, Arizona". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved October 28, 2016. 
  3. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  4. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Census Summary File 1 (G001): Winkelman town (part), Gila County, Arizona". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved October 28, 2016. 
  5. ^ "The History of Town Names In Southern Gila County". Gila County Industrial Development Authority. Retrieved 25 March 2018. 
  6. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  7. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016. 
  8. ^ Database-Alfredo Chavez Marquez

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