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Grand Canyon West, Arizona
The Grand Canyon Skywalk, a popular attraction in Grand Canyon West
The Grand Canyon Skywalk, a popular attraction in Grand Canyon West
Grand Canyon West, Arizona is located in Arizona
Grand Canyon West, Arizona
Grand Canyon West, Arizona
Location in Arizona
Grand Canyon West, Arizona is located in the United States
Grand Canyon West, Arizona
Grand Canyon West, Arizona
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Arizona
County Mohave
Area
 • Total 17.60 sq mi (45.59 km2)
 • Land 17.19 sq mi (44.52 km2)
 • Water 0.41 sq mi (1.07 km2)
Elevation
4,737 ft (1,444 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 0
 • Density 0.00/sq mi (0.00/km2)
Time zone UTC-7 (MST)
Area code(s) 928
FIPS code 04-28985
GNIS feature ID 2582791

Grand Canyon West is a census-designated place (CDP) in Mohave County, Arizona, United States, located on the Hualapai Reservation. The population was two at the 2010 census. Grand Canyon West is home to the tribe's Grand Canyon business operations, including the Grand Canyon West Airport and the Grand Canyon Skywalk. Typically, they are open from 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., including all holidays.

Geography

Grand Canyon West is located at 35°59′59″N 114°48′37″W / 35.99972°N 114.81028°W / 35.99972; -114.81028 (35.999787, -113.810249). According to the United States Geological Survey, the CDP has a total area of 17.6 square miles (46 km2), 17.19 square miles (44.5 km2) of that being land, with the remaining 0.41 square miles (1.1 km2) consisting of water.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
2020 0
U.S. Decennial Census

As of the 2010 census, there were 2 people living in the CDP, both male. 0 were 19 years old or younger, 0 were ages 20–34, 0 were between the ages of 35 and 49, 1 was between 50 and 64, and the remaining 1 was aged 65 and above. The median age was 70.5 years.

The racial makeup of the CDP was 100% White, with 0.0% of the population being Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 2 households in the CDP, both non-family households (100%), with an average household size of 1.00. Both non-family households adult males living alone.

The CDP contained 19 housing units, of which 2 were occupied and 17 were vacant.

Education

Almost all of Grand Canyon West is in the Hackberry School District, while a portion is in the Kingman Unified School District.

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