Show Low, AZ Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Show Low Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Show Low Content

Also See: Show Low, AZ ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Show Low, Arizona - Basic Facts

Real Estate Resources

The City of Show Low had a population of 11,242 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Show Low is located at latitude 34.2651 and longitude -110.0383 in Navajo County. The formal boundaries for the City of Show Low (see map below) encompass a land area of 65.14 sq. miles and a water area of 0.28 sq. miles. Navajo County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 6,322 feet.

The City of Show Low (GNIS ID: 2411895) 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 Show Low is located within Snowflake Division of Navajo County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Show Low population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Show Low: Sholow, Show Slow.

EXTREMELY LOCAL Demographic Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting demographic data.


City of Show Low, AZ Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | AZ Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Snowflake Division | Navajo County | Arizona Counties

Search the map for:

Show Low, AZ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 11,242
Daytime Population: Workers 7,814
Daytime Population: Residents 6,855
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 14,669
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.30
Population in Households 11,212
Population in Familes 9,069
Population in Group Qrtrs 30
Population Density2 173
Diversity Index3 47


Median Household Income $38,178
Average Household Income $51,379
Per Capita Income $20,732


Total Housing Units 8,064 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,846 (35.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,695 (21.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,523 (43.7%)
Median Home Value $163,521
Average Home Value $204,621


Total Households 4,541
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 3,023
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.69% 0.71%
Households 0.48% 0.57%
Families 0.46% 0.5%
Median Household Income   0.08%
Per Capita Income   1.98%

Show Low, AZ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Show Low to the other 451 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arizona by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 65 86th
Population Density # 227 50th
Diversity Index # 194 57th
Median Household Income # 226 50th
Per Capita Income # 215 53rd

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

Arizona Research Tools

Arizona Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Arizona Census Data
Highest or Lowest: