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Nelson, Arizona
Country United States
State Arizona
County Pima
Area
 • Total 0.48 sq mi (1.24 km2)
 • Land 0.48 sq mi (1.24 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation
1,975 ft (602 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 259
 • Density 539.6/sq mi (208.9/km2)
Time zone UTC-7 (MST)
Area code(s) 520
FIPS code 04-49100
GNIS feature ID 2582830

Nelson is a census-designated place (CDP) in Pima County, Arizona, United States. The population was 259 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Nelson is located at 32°25′47″N 111°15′54″W / 32.42972°N 111.265°W / 32.42972; -111.265 (32.42981, −111.264924). According to the United States Geological Survey, the CDP has a total area of 0.48 square miles (1.2 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

As of the 2010 census, there were 259 people residing in the CDP: 123 male and 136 female. 73 were 19 years old or younger, 55 were ages 20–34, 49 were between the ages of 35 and 49, 55 were between 50 and 64, and the remaining 26 were aged 65 and above. The median age was 36.2 years.

The racial makeup of the CDP was 81.9% White, 1.5% American Indian, 1.5% Black or African American, 1.2% Asian, 13.5% Other, and 0.4% two or more races. 27% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 89 households in the CDP, 66 family households (74.2%) and 23 non-family households (25.8%), with an average household size of 2.91. Of the family households, 44 were married couples living together, while there were 6 single fathers and 16 single mothers; the non-family households included 16 adults living alone: 8 male and 8 female.

The CDP contained 100 housing units, of which 89 were occupied and 11 were vacant.

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