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Buckshot, Arizona
Buckshot, Arizona is located in Arizona
Buckshot, Arizona
Buckshot, Arizona
Location in Arizona
Buckshot, Arizona is located in the United States
Buckshot, Arizona
Buckshot, Arizona
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Arizona
County Yuma
 • Total 0.32 sq mi (0.83 km2)
 • Land 0.30 sq mi (0.78 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)
157 ft (48 m)
 • Total 70
 • Density 231.02/sq mi (89.29/km2)
Time zone UTC-7 (MST)
Area code(s) 928
FIPS code 04-08020
GNIS feature ID 2582742

Buckshot is a census-designated place (CDP) in Yuma County, Arizona, United States. The population was 153 at the 2010 census.


Buckshot is located at 32°44′25″N 114°28′58″W / 32.74028°N 114.48278°W / 32.74028; -114.48278 (32.7404, −114.482886). According to the United States Geological Survey, the CDP has a total area of 0.32 square miles (0.83 km2), consisting of 0.30 square miles (0.78 km2) of land and 0.02 square miles (0.052 km2) of water.


Historical population
Census Pop.
2010 153
2020 70 −54.2%
U.S. Decennial Census

Buckshot first appeared on the 2010 U.S. Census as a census-designated place (CDP).

As of the 2010 census, there were 153 people living in the CDP: 85 male and 68 female. 29 were 19 years old or younger, 10 were ages 20–34, 13 were between the ages of 35 and 49, 28 were between 50 and 64, and the remaining 73 were aged 65 and above. The median age was 63.8 years.

The racial makeup of the CDP was 92.2% White, 3.3% American Indian 0.7% Black or African American, 2.0% Other, and 2% two or more races. 29.4% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 66 households in the CDP, 51 family households (77.3%) and 15 non-family households (22.7%), with an average household size of 2.32. Of the family households, 44 were married couples living together, 1 single father and 6 single mothers; while the non-family households included 14 adults living alone: 10 male and 4 female.

The CDP contained 75 housing units, of which 66 were occupied and 9 were vacant.

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