Navajo County

Navajo County, Arizona

PO Box 668
Holbrook, AZ 86025
Phone: (928) 524-4188
Fax: (928) 524-4261
www.co.navajo.az.us

In northeastern AZ, east of Flagstaff; organized Mar 21, 1895 (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For the Navajo Indian tribe. Site of the Navajo National Monument

Area (sq mi):: 9959.49 (land 9953.18; water 6.31) Population per square mile: 10.90
Population 2005: 108,432 State rank: 9 Population change: 2000-20005 11.20%; 1990-2000 25.50% Population 2000: 97,470 (White 42.30%; Black or African American 0.90%; Hispanic or Latino 8.20%; Asian 0.30%; Other 52.70%). Foreign born: 1.70%. Median age: 30.20
Income 2000: per capita $11,609; median household $28,569; Population below poverty level: 29.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $14,506-$16,421
Unemployment (2004): 8.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): -1.80% Median travel time to work: 22.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 9.90%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Located in Navajo County between Holbrook and Heber along SR-377, the Dry Lake Wind Power Project sits on a combination of private, state and federal lands.
5 million design-build contract for Navajo County, Arizona that was not previously announced.
Drug Enforcement Administration in Massachusetts and Arizona, in cooperation with the Massachusetts State Police, the Tucson, Arizona Police Department, and the Navajo County, Arizona Major Crimes Apprehension Team.
The Dry Lake wind project represents a significant financial investment in Arizona and Navajo County," Governor Janet Napolitano said.
Northern Arizona Healthcare serves a substantial portion of northern Arizona, including the municipalities of Flagstaff, Winslow, Sedona, and the Grand Canyon National Park, extending to parts of Navajo County to the northeast.
5 million award from Navajo County, Arizona, to design and construct a new, wider bridge on Cholla Lake Road in Joseph City, Arizona.
Customers include the Phoenix Police Academy, the Arizona Department of Public Safety, the Maricopa County Sheriffs Departments, the Arizona Game and Fish Department, Central Arizona Regional Law Officers Training Academy (CARLOTA), Lake Havasu City Police Department, Navajo County Sheriffs Department, Peoria Police Department, Prescott Police Department, Surprise Police Department and the Thatcher Police Department.
The proposed work is located in Navajo County, on Interstate 40, approximately 10 miles west of Holbrook.
In its Mineral Development Report, Prospect Global cites expert analysis indicating that the project will have minimal environmental effects on the surrounding area in terms of water use, air quality and visual impact, while providing significant socioeconomic benefits to Apache and Navajo County municipalities and the State of Arizona.
He appealed for the full support of Navajo County public authorities, business and community leaders to find a way forward for both retention and future development of meaningful industrial jobs in the area.
The property taxes will support schools, public health, fire, library and other necessary services in Navajo County.
The Navajo County Community College District Governing Board awarded a contract to D.