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The Town of Quartzsite had a population of 3,677 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Quartzsite is located at latitude 33.6639 and longitude -114.2299 in La Paz County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Quartzsite encompass a land area of 36.3 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. La Paz County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 879 feet.
The Town of Quartzsite (GNIS ID: 2412516) 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 Town of Quartzsite is located within Parker Division of La Paz County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Quartzsite: Fort Tyson, Old Fort Tyson, Posas, Quartsite, Quartzite, Quarzite, Tyson.
|Total Population||3,677 (100%)|
|Population in Households||3,595 (97.8%)|
|Population in Families||2,456 (66.8%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||82 ( 2.2%)|
|Median Household Income||$32,281|
|Average Household Income||$45,415|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||10%|
|Per Capita Income||$25,459|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,405 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,699 (49.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||365 (10.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,341 (39.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$78,117|
|Average Home Value||$130,897|
|Housing Affordability Index3||240|
|Average Household Size||1.74|
|Average Family Size||2|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.78%|
|Per Capita Income||1.54%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.45%|
The table below compares Quartzsite to the other 450 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arizona by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 116||74th|
|Population Density||# 291||36th|
|Median Household Income||# 353||22nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 351||78th|
|Per Capita Income||# 163||64th|
|Diversity Index||# 270||40th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arizona Census Data Comparison Tool.