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People

Total Population 1,725
Male Share of the Population 52.2%
Female Share of the Population 47.8%
Senior Citizens 11.4%
Employed Population 16+ 629
Age of the Population 29

Families

% of people married 48.3%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 15.1%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $30,750
% Above Poverty Level 72.1%
% Below Poverty Level 27.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 14 minutes
% Working from Home 2.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 6%
% Using Public Transportation 3.5%

Housing

People Living Alone 31.8%
Median Gross Rent $597
Median House Value $65,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 74.3%
US/American 0%
English 1.9%
Irish 4.9%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Gila Bend Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 50 miles SW of Phoenix, Arizona
County Maricopa
Metro Area Phoenix - Mesa
Standard Zip Codes 85337
Phone Area Codes 520
Time Zone Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city does not observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.947
Longitude -112.716

Gila Bend Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station GILA BEND
Distance 0.2 miles
Jan Temp 41 to 69 F
Apr Temp 54 to 88 F
Jul Temp 79 to 109 F
Oct Temp 59 to 91 F
Annual Precip 7 inches
Station BUCKEYE
Distance 31.1 miles
Jan Temp 37 to 68 F
Apr Temp 50 to 87 F
Jul Temp 74 to 108 F
Oct Temp 53 to 90 F
Annual Precip 7.9 inches
Station TONOPAH 5 NE
Distance 39.4 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 66 F
Apr Temp 50 to 85 F
Jul Temp 77 to 107 F
Oct Temp 55 to 89 F
Annual Precip 5.9 inches
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Gila Bend High Schools

GILA BEND HIGH SCHOOL
308 N. MARTIN P O BOX V
928-683-2286
A Title I School.
Serves 144 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16

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