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Kaibab, Arizona
Location in Mohave County and the state of Arizona
Location in Mohave County and the state of Arizona
Kaibab, Arizona is located in the United States
Kaibab, Arizona
Kaibab, Arizona
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Arizona
Counties Mohave, Coconino
 • Total 6.46 sq mi (16.74 km2)
 • Land 6.46 sq mi (16.72 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.02 km2)
4,991 ft (1,521 m)
 • Total 140
 • Density 21.69/sq mi (8.37/km2)
Time zone UTC-7 (MST)
ZIP code
Area code 928
FIPS code 04-36500
GNIS feature ID 42814

Kaibab is a census-designated place (CDP) in Coconino and Mohave counties in the U.S. state of Arizona. It is coterminous with the Kaibab Indian Reservation. The population was 124 at the 2010 census.


Kaibab is located at 36°54′46″N 112°40′7″W / 36.91278°N 112.66861°W / 36.91278; -112.66861 (36.912680, -112.668732).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 6.4 square miles (16.7 km2), of which 0.01 square miles (0.02 km2), or 0.12%, is water.

The townsite is located at a section of the Vermilion Cliffs and a southeast stretch of the Moccasin Mountains.


Historical population
Census Pop.
2020 140
U.S. Decennial Census

As of the census of 2000, there were 275 people, 88 households, and 69 families living in the CDP. The population density was 1.5 people per square mile (0.6/km2). There were 116 housing units at an average density of 0.6/sq mi (0.2/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 40% White, 53% Native American, 4% from other races, and 4% from two or more races. 8% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. (Note: percentages do not total 100% because of rounding.)

There were 88 households, out of which 53% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 44% were married couples living together, 28% had a female householder with no husband present, and 21% were non-families. 19% of all households were made up of individuals, and 2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.1 and the average family size was 3.5.

In the CDP, the age distribution of the population shows 44% under the age of 18, 9% from 18 to 24, 23% from 25 to 44, 20% from 45 to 64, and 4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 22 years. For every 100 females, there were 75.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 81.2 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $21,458, and the median income for a family was $22,679. Males had a median income of $25,313 versus $16,607 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $9,421. About 27% of families and 30% of the population were below the poverty line, including 35% of those under the age of eighteen and none of those 65 or over.

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