Coconino County

Coconino County, Arizona

219 E Cherry Ave
Flagstaff, AZ 86001
Phone: (928) 774-5011
Fax: (928) 779-6785

In north-central AZ; organized Feb 19, 1891 (prior to statehood) from Yavapai County. Name Origin: Possibly from the Hopi Indian name, Kohnina, for the Havasupai tribe that inhabits the Grand Canyon region, which is within the county. Or derived from a Havasupai word meaning 'little water.'

Area (sq mi):: 18661.21 (land 18617.42; water 43.79) Population per square mile: 6.70
Population 2005: 123,866 State rank: 8 Population change: 2000-20005 6.50%; 1990-2000 20.40% Population 2000: 116,320 (White 57.60%; Black or African American 1.00%; Hispanic or Latino 10.90%; Asian 0.80%; Other 35.10%). Foreign born: 4.30%. Median age: 29.60
Income 2000: per capita $17,139; median household $38,256; Population below poverty level: 18.20% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $22,814-$25,345
Unemployment (2004): 5.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.10% Median travel time to work: 19.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 8.10%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Flagstaff County seat (57,038)

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    Officials in Arizona's Coconino County are testing a drone to see if it can be used to deliver and return ballots for about 100 registered voters who are members of the Havasupai tribe, which lives within the Grand Canyon.
    She reported no outdoor activity except being in a Coconino County park 4 days before symptom onset.
    The death will be investigated by the Coconino County Medical Examiner and the National Park Service.
    Coconino County is the second largest county in the United States.
    [1] Epidemic Intelligence Service, CDC; [2] Division of High-Consequence Pathogens and Pathology, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, CDC; [3] Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel; [4] Sackler Medical School, Tel Aviv University, Israel; [5] Navajo Department of Health, Window Rock, Arizona; [6] Arizona Department of Health Services; [7] Utah Department of Health; [8] Nevada Department of Health and Human Services; [9] Northern Arizona Healthcare, Flagstaff, Arizona; [10] Coconino County Public Health Services District, Flagstaff, Arizona; [11] National Park Service, Washington, DC.
    One example is an ongoing partnership in Coconino County, Arizona, to address the challenges of community supervision of ex-inmates in a very large county where travel to in-person programming services is often impeded not only by distance, but by the natural terrain.
    Michael Indian School will move forward in Arizona's Coconino County Superi or Court.
    > A Coconino County Arizona task force comprised of county government leaders from human services, health, community services, law enforcement, probation and parole and the schools the opportunity to strengthen the collective impact and implementation of a community wide strategic plan.
    The district is located in the northeastern corner of Yavapai County adjacent to the Coconino County line and includes within its boundaries the City of Cottonwood, and the Towns of Clarkdale and Jerome.
    (NYSE: SUNE), a renewable energy development company, has installed 1.2 megawatts (MW) DC of solar carport and rooftop systems at four Coconino County, Arizona government facilities.
    She worked from 1970 to 1997 at Arizona's Coconino County Health Department, serving in several public health roles, including as its director.