Antares, Arizona facts for kids

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Antares is a small town in Mohave County, Arizona. It had a population of 126 in 2010. Its citizens' median age was of 64.1 years at that time.

Demographics

Of the 126 2010 Antares residents, 64 were male for a 50.8 percent and 62 females, to account for a 49.2 percent of Antares' population.

The town's population density rated at 194.81 per square mile, ranking the town as #217 in Arizona in that respect. The city experienced a %17.65 percent decrease in population from 2006 to 2010.

105 people, or %81.1 of Antares' residents identified as White, 14 or &11.11 as Hispanic of any race, 2 or %1.59 as Asian, 7 or %5.56 as American Indian, 8 or %6.35 of two or more races, 4 or %3.17 of another race, and 0 of African American descent.

Transportation

Road

Antares is near Route 66, having road access to it.

Air

A local airport, named Music Mountain Air Ranch, is near the area. Kingman Airport is the closest commercial airport, at nearby Kingman. Bullhead City International Airport in Bullhead City is the closest international airport, having formerly had charter flights to Canada, and is also relatively close.

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix and McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas, Nevada are the closest large international airports to Antares.

Coordinates: 35°25′23″N 113°48′29″W / 35.4231°N 113.8080°W / 35.4231; -113.8080


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