Pinon is a tiny town located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 911 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Pinon is the 136th largest community in Arizona.
Pinon is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 90.43% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Pinon is a town of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pinon who work in teaching (39.71%), food service (19.14%), and maintenance occupations (9.57%).
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 15.87 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small town, Pinon doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The education level of Pinon citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 19.49% of adults 25 and older in Pinon have a college degree.
The per capita income in Pinon in 2010 was $11,301, which is low income relative to Arizona and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $45,204 for a family of four. Pinon also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 37.01% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Pinon is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Pinon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pinon residents report their race to be Native American, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Pinon include Scottish, European, English, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Pinon is Navajo. Other important languages spoken here include English and Tagalog.