Population

Area 2000 2013 2016
Snowflake  4,460 5,576 5,798
Navajo County 97,470 107,322 110,413
Arizona 5,130,632 6,634,997 6,835,518

Source: Arizona Commerce Authority and U.S. Census Bureau

Major Employers

Employer Industry
Novo Power BioPower
Coppertstate Farms Agribusiness
Smithfield Agribusiness
Northland Pioneer College Education
Snowflake Unified School District Education
Town of Snowflake Government

Labor Force Data – 2016

Type Snowflake Surrounding Areas
Civilian Labor Force 2,213 20,455
Unemployed 75 1,444
Unemployment Rate 3.4% 15.2%

Source: Arizona Commerce Authority

Property Tax Rate

Type 2013 2014
Town 0 0
School $5.78 $5.43
Fire District 0 0
County $3.37 $3.37
Total $9.15 $8.80

Source: Navajo County Assessor  

Sales Tax Rates

Type Amount
City 2.00%
County 0.50%
State 5.60%

Utilities

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Weather – 2014

 

Month 

 

Average Low

 

Average High

Total Precipitation (inches)
January 20 50 0.00
February 28 54 0.03
March 29 56 1.05
April 33 62 0.14
May 40 70 0.10
June 53 83 0.00
July 58 83 1.99
August 53 77 2.42
September 52 75 1.61
October 40 67 0.27
November 28 54 0.17
December 25 44 1.14
Year 38 65 8.92

The highest recorded temperature was 104°F in 2003.
The lowest recorded temperature was -30°F in 1937.

Source: http://www.weather.com/