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Williams, Arizona - Basic Facts

The City of Williams had a population of 3,159 as of July 1, 2016. Williams ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Arizona. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Williams is located at latitude 35.2466 and longitude -112.1833 in Coconino County. The formal boundaries for the City of Williams (see map below) encompass a land area of 43.83 sq. miles and a water area of 0.34 sq. miles. Coconino County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 6,768 feet.

The City of Williams (GNIS ID: 2412267) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Arizona is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Williams is located within Williams Division of Coconino County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Williams population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Williams, AZ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,159
Population in Households 3,158
Population in Familes 2,562
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 72
Diversity Index2 68


Total Households 1,230
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 819
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,531 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 722 (47.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 508 (33.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 301 (19.7%)
Median Home Value $179,006
Average Home Value $229,426


Median Household Income $42,517
Average Household Income $52,954
Per Capita Income $20,880
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.71% 0.65%
Households 0.83% 0.74%
Families 0.68% 0.65%
Median Household Income   2.21%
Per Capita Income   1.93%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Williams, AZ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Williams to the other 451 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arizona by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 124 73rd
Population Density1 # 325 28th
Diversity Index2 # 89 81st
Median Household Income # 152 67th
Per Capita Income # 195 57th

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