is a town located in Apache County, Arizona
. As of the 2000
census, the population of the town is 4,033.
Geography\nEagar is located at 34°6'24" North, 109°17'34" West (34.106703, -109.292725)1
According to the United States Census Bureau
, the town has a total area of 29.4 km²
). 29.4 km² (11.3 mi²) of it is land and none of it is covered by water.
Demographics\nAs of the census2
, there are 4,033 people, 1,344 households, and 1,073 families residing in the town. The population density
is 137.3/km² (355.6/mi²). There are 1,713 housing units at an average density of 58.3/km² (151.1/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 87.08% White
, 0.42% Black
or African American
, 3.35% Native American
, 0.12% Asian
, 0.35% Pacific Islander
, 4.91% from other races
, and 3.77% from two or more races. 13.98% of the population are Hispanic
of any race.
There are 1,344 households out of which 45.7% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 65.5% are married couples living together, 11.4% have a female householder with no husband present, and 20.1% are non-families. 17.3% of all households are made up of individuals and 7.3% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.99 and the average family size is 3.38.
In the town the population is spread out with 36.2% under the age of 18, 7.6% from 18 to 24, 23.5% from 25 to 44, 23.5% from 45 to 64, and 9.2% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 33 years. For every 100 females there are 95.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 91.8 males.
The median income for a household in the town is $37,378, and the median income for a family is $41,250. Males have a median income of $36,111 versus $21,274 for females. The per capita income for the town is $14,623. 7.4% of the population and 7.8% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 5.8% are under the age of 18 and 10.0% are 65 or older.