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North Fork, Arizona
CDP
Country United States
State Arizona
County Navajo
Area
 • Total 61.62 sq mi (159.6 km2)
 • Land 61.61 sq mi (159.57 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)
Elevation 6,768 ft (2,063 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,417
 • Density 23.2/sq mi (8.9/km2)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
Area code(s) 928
FIPS code 04-50000
GNIS feature ID 2582832

North Fork is a census-designated place (CDP) in Navajo County, Arizona, United States. The population was 1,417 at the 2010 census.

Geography

North Fork is located at 33°59′47″N 109°57′33″W / 33.99639°N 109.95917°W / 33.99639; -109.95917 (33.996514, −109.959281). According to the United States Geological Survey, the CDP has a total area of 61.62 square miles (159.6 km2), 61.61 square miles (159.6 km2) land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) water.

Demographics

As of the 2010 census, there were 1,417 people residing in the CDP: 712 male and 705 female. 548 were 19 years old or younger, 289 were ages 20–34, 280 were between the ages of 35 and 49, 226 were between 50 and 64, and the remaining 74 were aged 65 and above. The median age was 27.2 years.

The racial makeup of the CDP was 93.6% American Indian, 5.3% White, 0.4% Asian, 0.1% Black or African American, 0.1% Other, and 0.6% two or more races. 2.1% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 364 households in the CDP, 310 family households (85.2%) and 54 non-family households (14.8%), with an average household size of 3.89. Of the family households, 179 were married couples living together, while there were 34 single fathers and 97 single mothers; the non-family households included 45 adults living alone: 17 male and 28 female.

The CDP contained 396 housing units, of which 364 were occupied and 32 were vacant.


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