Population

Area

2002 2011 2012
Snowflake     5,564
Navajo County 101,615 107,226 107,922
Arizona 5,472,750 6,438,178 6,498,570

Source: Arizona Department of
 Health Services, and U.S. Census Bureau

Major Employers

Employer Industry
Novo Power BioPower
NatureSweet Hydroponics
PFFJ Agricultural
Northland Pioneer College Education
Snowflake Unified School District Education
Town of Snowflake Government

 

Labor Force Data – 2011

Type Snowflake Surrounding Areas
Civilian Labor Force 2,005 20,455
Unemployed 67 1,444
Unemployment Rate 8.6% 15.2%

Source: Arizona Commerce Authority

Property Tax Rate

Type 2012 2013
Town 0 0
School $5.73 $5.78
Fire District 0 0
County $1.56 $1.61
Total $7.29 $7.39

Source: Navajo County and Snowflake Unified School District

Sales Tax Rates

Type Amount
City 2.00%
County 0.50%
State 5.60%

 

Utilities

Utility Provider Phone
Electricity aps 800-253-9405
Natural Gas UniSource Energy Services 928-837-4968
Water/Sewer Town of Snowflake 928-536-7103

Cable/Satellite providers, phone providers, digital switching stations, fiber optics, and Internet Service Providers are also available.

Weather

Month Average Low Average High Average
Total

Precipitation (Inches)

January

February

March

April

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Year

21

24

29

35

42

49

58

57

49

37

27

21

37

50

55

62

69

79

88

90

88

83

72

60

50

70

0.77

0.76

0.80

0.45

0.39

0.31

2.17

2.28

1.48

0.96

0.81

0.97

12.15

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

Source: http://www.weather.com/weather/wxclimatology/monthly/graph/85937