Window Rock, AZ Profile: Facts & Data


Window Rock Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Window Rock Content

Also See: Window Rock, AZ ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Window Rock, Arizona - Basic Facts

The Window Rock Census Designated Place had a population of 2,698 as of July 1, 2019. Window Rock ranks in the lower 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 Window Rock is located at latitude 35.6806 and longitude -109.0526 in Apache County. The formal boundaries for the Window Rock Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 5.28 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Apache County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 6,890 feet.

The Window Rock Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2409610) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Arizona is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Window Rock Census Designated Place is located within Fort Defiance Division of Apache County.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Window Rock 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Window Rock (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Arizona Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Arizona Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

Window Rock, AZ - Most Popular Things to Do

Also See: Nearby Photos | Nearby Hotels | Driving Directions

Research a Arizona Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2019, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


Window Rock, AZ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 2,698
Population in Households 2,675
Population in Familes 2,349
Population in Group Qrtrs 23
Population Density 510
Diversity Index1 11


Median Household Income $36,905
Average Household Income $44,119
Per Capita Income $13,567
Wealth Index3 34


Total Housing Units 946 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 381 (40.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 445 (47.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 120 (12.7%)
Median Home Value $69,277
Housing Affordability Index2 230


Total Households 826
Average Household Size 3.24
Family Households 618
Average Family Size 4
  1. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.06% 0.06%
Households -0.01% 0.1%
Families -0.19% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.04%
Per Capita Income   1.16%

Window Rock, AZ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Window Rock to the other 450 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arizona by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 133 71st
Population Density # 119 74th
Diversity Index # 387 14th
Median Household Income # 294 35th
Per Capita Income # 347 23rd

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

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features
  4. Research Public Schools & Attendance Zones

Arizona Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Arizona July 1, 2019 Data
Highest or Lowest: