Sacaton, AZ

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Sacaton Profile


Overview

Sacaton is a very small town located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 2,896 people and just one neighborhood, Sacaton is the 107th largest community in Arizona.

Occupations and Workforce

Sacaton is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 90.28% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Sacaton is a town of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Sacaton who work in office and administrative support (26.59%), food service (26.19%), and maintenance occupations (13.29%).

Setting & Lifestyle

It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Sacaton has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Sacaton has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Sacaton than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Sacaton may be for you.

Sacaton is a small town, and as is often the case with smaller towns, the population isn't large or dense enough to support much in the way of a public transportation system. In fact, there are many rural roads around Sacaton, which makes walking or biking to and from work a bit difficult. This makes for a very car-oriented town: 97.02% of residents commute to work by private automobile, and people often drive out of town for work, shopping, and other activities.

Being a small town, Sacaton does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Sacaton Demographics

The population of Sacaton has one of the lowest overall levels of education in the country: only 2.26% of people over 25 hold a college degree. The national average for all municipalities is 21.84%.

The per capita income in Sacaton in 2018 was $12,924, which is low income relative to Arizona and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $51,696 for a family of four. Sacaton also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 37.21% of its population below the federal poverty line.

Sacaton is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Sacaton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sacaton residents report their race to be Native American, followed by White. Sacaton also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.02% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Sacaton include English, Irish, Italian, French, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Sacaton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Native American languages.


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 2021. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

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Housing Market Details

 

AGE OF Sacaton, AZ HOMES

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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:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

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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Migration & Mobility

 

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More diverse than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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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 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 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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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Sacaton VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

property Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Property Crime Index By Type
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Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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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, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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

(100 is best)

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*
Akimel O'otham Pee Posh (k-2) School
3652 E Blackwater School Rd
Coolidge, AZ 85128
KG-02
Akimel O'otham Pee Posh (3-5) School
3652 E Blackwater School Rd
Coolidge, AZ 85128
03-05
Desert Willow Elementary School
2172 N Arizola Rd
Casa Grande, AZ 85122
PK-05
Villago Middle School
574 E. Lakeside Parkway
Casa Grande, AZ 85122
06-08
Coolidge High School
800 W Northern Ave
Coolidge, AZ 85128
09-12
West Elementary School
460 S 7 Th St
Coolidge, AZ 85128
PK-06
Coolidge Jr. High School
800 N 9 Th St
Coolidge, AZ 85128
06-08
Heartland Ranch Elementary School
1667 W Caroline St
Coolidge, AZ 85128
KG-06
Florence High School
1001 S Main St
Florence, AZ 85132
07-12
Anthem Elementary School
2700 N. Anthem Way
Florence, AZ 85132
PK-09
Sacaton Elementary School
92 Skill Center Rd
Sacaton, AZ 85147
PK-05
Sacaton Middle School
92 Skill Center Rd
Sacaton, AZ 85147
05-08
Blackwater Community School
3652 E Blackwater School Road
Coolidge, AZ 85128
KG-05
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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 3 districts:

CASA GRANDE UNION HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT (4453)


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 54.3% 47.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.3% 40.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.0% 6.8%

Educational Expenditures

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COOLIDGE UNIFIED DISTRICT (4442)


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 73.7% 47.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 66.4% 40.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.2% 6.8%

Educational Expenditures

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SACATON ELEMENTARY DISTRICT (4449)


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


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 92.6% 47.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 83.8% 40.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.8% 6.8%

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