Navajo County

Navajo County, Arizona

PO Box 668
Holbrook, AZ 86025
Phone: (928) 524-4188
Fax: (928) 524-4261

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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Case-patient 4 was a 24-year-old previously healthy woman from Navajo County who sought treatment in November 2016.
Navajo County Attorney Brad Carlyon said his office doesn't prosecute medical marijuana cardholders, though he has tried.
The current Navajo County recorder--the first Native woman ever to hold the post--got her start in government thanks to a 1989 consent decree that forced the county to hire a Navajo-speaking voter outreach staffer.
In 1898 Mossman was elected sheriff of Navajo County, and in 1901 he was enticed to become the first captain of the newly formed Arizona Rangers.
Small animals were also being accepted at this site, and animals were being accepted at the shelter set up at Holbrook Navajo County Fairgrounds.
Navajo County spokesman Adam Wolfe said only about a dozen people have been evacuated.
We stopped at several Native American sacred sites mentioned in the Native literatures, such as the Black Hills in South Dakota, the Hopi mesas in Navajo County, Arizona, and the White House Ruin in Canyon de Chelly, Arizona.
As Judy DeHose, a school board member from Navajo county says:
Eurofresh Farms has made record contributions to the Arizona communities surrounding Willcox and Snowflake throughout 2008, helping local non-profit organizations, youth sports programs, schools and fundraising events succeed in the down economy."Cochise, Graham, and Navajo County have all contributed so much to Eurofresh Farms since our operations have been part of their communities," said Dwight Ferguson, c.e.o.
"Parental Involvement Viewed from Three High Schools in Navajo County, Arizona." EdD diss., Arizona State University, 2003.
And Navajo County sheriff's office Commander Larry Dunagan told the Republic that no charges would be pressed for running the roadblock, since "even if they snuck back in, the violation of the law is a moot point as long as they were assisting the fire department."