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Black Canyon City, AZ

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Black Canyon City Profile


Overview

Black Canyon City is a very small town located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 2,677 people and just one neighborhood, Black Canyon City is the 112th largest community in Arizona.

Occupations and Workforce

Black Canyon City is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Black Canyon City is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Black Canyon City who work in sales jobs (19.91%), food service (7.66%), and management occupations (7.42%).

Of important note, Black Canyon City is also a town of artists. Black Canyon City has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Black Canyon City’s character.

A relatively large number of people in Black Canyon City telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 14.48% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Setting & Lifestyle

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Black Canyon City has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Black Canyon City a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

In Black Canyon City, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.94 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

Black Canyon City is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

Black Canyon City Demographics

The education level of Black Canyon City citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 20.84% of adults 25 and older in Black Canyon City have a college degree.

The per capita income in Black Canyon City in 2018 was $26,460, which is upper middle income relative to Arizona, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $105,840 for a family of four. However, Black Canyon City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Black Canyon City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Black Canyon City residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Black Canyon City include German, English, Irish, Norwegian, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Black Canyon City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q2 2022. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Public School Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, complete standardized testing did not take place during the 2020-2021 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2019
  • Educational Environment: 2020 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2022

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

Rates the quality of all K-12 public schools that serve this neighborhood. Info

Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to AZ* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Canon School
34360 So. School Loop Rd.
Black Canyon City, AZ 85324
PK-08
Congress Elementary School
26400 S. Tenderfoot Hill Road
Congress, AZ 85332
PK-08
Crown King Elementary School
188 Towers Mtn. Rd.
Crown King, AZ 86343
KG-08
Kirkland Elementary School
14200 W. Kirkland/Hillside Rd.
Kirkland, AZ 86332
PK-08
Mayer Elementary School
12568 E Main St
Mayer, AZ 86333
PK-08
Mayer High School
17300 E Mule Deer Dr
Mayer, AZ 86333
09-12
Yarnell Elementary School
18912 W Hays Ranch Rd
Peeples Valley, AZ 86332
PK-08
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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
Children In The Neighborhood Living In Poverty

This neighborhood is served by 8 districts:

WICKENBURG UNIFIED DISTRICT (4236)


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Arizona

(10 is best)

Better than of AZ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 3.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 3.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.2%

Educational Expenditures

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MAYER UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT (4473)


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Arizona

(10 is best)

Better than of AZ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 3.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 3.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.2%

Educational Expenditures

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CANON ELEMENTARY DISTRICT (4484)


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Arizona

(10 is best)

Better than of AZ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 69.0% 3.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 59.7% 3.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.3% 0.2%

Educational Expenditures

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KIRKLAND ELEMENTARY DISTRICT (4480)


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Arizona

(10 is best)

Better than of AZ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 62.4% 3.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 54.1% 3.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.2% 0.2%

Educational Expenditures

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CONGRESS ELEMENTARY DISTRICT (4479)


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District Quality Compared to Arizona

(10 is best)

Better than of AZ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 3.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 3.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
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YARNELL ELEMENTARY DISTRICT (4485)


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Arizona

(10 is best)

Better than of AZ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 3.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 3.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
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CROWN KING ELEMENTARY DISTRICT (4483)


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District Quality Compared to Arizona

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Better than ×% of AZ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

No Data

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Better than ×% of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 3.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 3.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
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WALNUT GROVE ELEMENTARY DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to Arizona

No Data

(10 is best)

Better than ×% of AZ school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

No Data

(10 is best)

Better than ×% of US school districts.

Schools In This District

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 3.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 3.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.2%

Educational Expenditures

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