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Aguila, Arizona
CDP
The Aguila Depot, built in 1907 by the Santa Fe, Prescott and Phoenix Railway and moved to the McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park in Scottsdale, Arizona.
The Aguila Depot, built in 1907 by the Santa Fe, Prescott and Phoenix Railway and moved to the McCormick-Stillman Railroad Park in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Location in Maricopa County and the state of Arizona
Location in Maricopa County and the state of Arizona
Country United States
State Arizona
County Maricopa
Population (2010)
 • Total 798
Time zone Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)
Area code(s) 928

Aguila is a CDP in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States. It is located on U.S. Route 60 approximately 25 miles west of Wickenburg, or at approximately 50000 N. 510th Ave. Major economic activities include cantaloupe farming and formerly included mining. It uses the same street numbering system as Phoenix. As of the 2010 census, the population of Aguila was 798.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
2010 798
Source:

As of the census of 2010, there were 798 people residing in the CDP. The population density was 508.1 people per square mile. The racial makeup of the CDP was 64.66% White, 1.00% Black or African American, 3.63% Native American, 0.38% Asian, 0.25% Pacific Islander, 28.07% from other races, and 2.01% from two or more races. 69.42% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

Climate

This area has a large amount of sunshine year round due to its stable descending air and high pressure. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Aguila has a mild desert climate, abbreviated "Bwh" on climate maps.

Climate data for Aguila
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °F (°C) 62.4
(16.89)
65.8
(18.78)
70.9
(21.61)
80.2
(26.78)
88.9
(31.61)
98.8
(37.11)
102.6
(39.22)
100.4
(38)
95.3
(35.17)
85
(29.4)
71.7
(22.06)
63.7
(17.61)
82.1
(27.83)
Average low °F (°C) 33.1
(0.61)
35.7
(2.06)
38.9
(3.83)
44.5
(6.94)
51.8
(11)
60.6
(15.89)
70.2
(21.22)
69.7
(20.94)
62.4
(16.89)
50.3
(10.17)
38.5
(3.61)
33.3
(0.72)
49.1
(9.5)
Precipitation inches (cm) 1
(3)
1.1
(3)
0.9
(2)
0.4
(1)
0.1
(0)
0.1
(0)
0.9
(2)
1.4
(4)
0.7
(2)
0.5
(1)
0.6
(2)
1
(3)
8.7
(22)
Source: Weatherbase

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