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Vicksburg, Arizona - Basic Facts

Vicksburg is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Vicksburg Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in La Paz County at latitude 33.7445 and longitude -113.7522. La Paz County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 1,388 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Vicksburg Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 142.91 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

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Vicksburg, AZ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 593
Population in Households 591
Population in Familes 446
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 4
Diversity Index2 45


Total Households 288
Average Household Size 2.05
Family Households 182
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 695 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 254 (36.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 34 ( 4.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 407 (58.6%)
Median Home Value $146,591
Average Home Value $191,765


Median Household Income $35,594
Average Household Income $39,958
Per Capita Income $21,058
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.16% -0.24%
Households 0.25% 0.07%
Families 0.26% -0.22%
Median Household Income   3.96%
Per Capita Income   2.32%
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.


Vicksburg, AZ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Vicksburg to the other 451 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arizona by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 270 40th
Population Density1 # 446 1st
Diversity Index2 # 196 57th
Median Household Income # 247 45th
Per Capita Income # 160 65th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arizona Census Data Comparison Tool.