Navajo County Information

Navajo in Arizona occupies 9,959 square miles and has a 2006 population of 111,399, a change from a 2000 population of 97,470 and 77,674 in 1990. 17.6% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 11.9% percent is 25-35, and 11.9% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 353 acts of violent crime reported in Navajo in 2004, a change from 283 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 2,755 people: 7.3% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 7.3%.

Read more about Navajo, Arizona in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyNavajo 
StateArizona 
Land Area9,959 sq. milesRanked 29 of 3,140
Population 2006111,399Ranked 516 of 3,140
Population 2005108,494 
Population 200097,470Ranked 532 of 3,140
Population 199077,674Ranked 586 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion48.5% 
African American1.1% 
Asian American.4% 
Native American48.8% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 58.3% 
Population 5 to 1417.9% 
Population 15 to 2417.6% 
Population 25 to 3411.9% 
Population 35 to 4411.9% 
Population 45 to 5412.1% 
Population 55 to 649.3% 
Population 65 to 746.8% 
Population 75 and up4.3% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes353283
Murders / Manslaughters5 
Forcible Rapes24 
Robberies20 
Aggravated Assaults304 
Total Property Crimes2,8132,510
Burglaries781 
Larceny Thefts1,873 
Motor Vehicle Thefts159 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population37,78834,227
Unemployed Population2,7552,511
Unemployment Rate7.3%7.3%

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