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Gila Crossing, Arizona

O'odham: Kuiwa
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Location of Gila Crossing in Maricopa County, Arizona.
Location of Gila Crossing in Maricopa County, Arizona.
Country United States
State Arizona
County Maricopa
Area
 • Total 0.87 sq mi (2.25 km2)
 • Land 0.87 sq mi (2.25 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 636
 • Density 731.03/sq mi (282.16/km2)
Time zone UTC-7 (MST (no DST))
FIPS code 04-27260

Gila Crossing (O'odham: Kuiwa) is a census-designated place (CDP) in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States, located in the Gila River Indian Community south of Komatke. The population was 621 at the 2010 census.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
2020 636
U.S. Decennial Census

As of the census of 2010, there were 621 people living in the CDP. The population density was 714.5 people per square mile. The racial makeup of the CDP was 84% Native American, 3% White, 1% Black or African American, 1% from other races, and 11% from two or more races. 15% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

Transportation

Gila River Transit connects Gila Crossing with Komatke and Maricopa Colony.

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