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Yucca, Arizona - Basic Facts

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

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Mohave County at latitude 34.8722 and longitude -114.1494. Mohave County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 1,824 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Yucca Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.24 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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


Total Population 126
Population in Households 126
Population in Familes 94
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 56
Diversity Index2 30


Total Households 63
Average Household Size 2.0
Family Households 37
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 99 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 51 (51.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 12 (12.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 36 (36.4%)
Median Home Value $100,000
Average Home Value $157,000


Median Household Income $37,036
Average Household Income $46,582
Per Capita Income $23,438
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.0% -0.16%
Households 0.38% -0.32%
Families -0.63% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.09%
Per Capita Income   2.31%
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.


Yucca, AZ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Yucca 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 # 392 13th
Population Density1 # 349 23rd
Diversity Index2 # 279 38th
Median Household Income # 209 54th
Per Capita Income # 111 76th

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