Gadsden is a census-designated place located in Yuma County, Arizona. As of the 2000 census, the CDP had a total population of 953.
Gadsden is located at 32°33'28" North, 114°46'60" West (32.557903, -114.783280)1.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 4.5 km˛ (1.7 mi˛). 4.5 km˛ (1.7 mi˛) of it is land and none of it is covered by water.
As of the census2 of 2000, there are 953 people, 236 households, and 206 families residing in the CDP. The population density is 212.7/km˛ (550.5/mi˛). There are 287 housing units at an average density of 64.1/km˛ (165.8/mi˛). The racial makeup of the CDP is 40.92% White, 0.00% Black or African American, 3.57% Native American, 0.31% Asian, 0.21% Pacific Islander, 53.62% from other races, and 1.36% from two or more races. 93.81% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There are 236 households out of which 61.0% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 67.4% are married couples living together, 15.3% have a female householder with no husband present, and 12.7% are non-families. 11.9% of all households are made up of individuals and 4.2% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 4.04 and the average family size is 4.39.
In the CDP the population is spread out with 39.3% under the age of 18, 10.7% from 18 to 24, 27.8% from 25 to 44, 15.8% from 45 to 64, and 6.3% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 25 years. For every 100 females there are 102.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 95.9 males.
The median income for a household in the CDP is $21,000, and the median income for a family is $21,000. Males have a median income of $18,365 versus $16,875 for females. The per capita income for the CDP is $6,562. 45.2% of the population and 41.7% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 51.8% of those under the age of 18 and 12.1% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.
- Maps and aerial photos
- Street map from Mapquest (http://www.mapquest.com/maps/map.adp?latlongtype=decimal&latitude=32.557903&longitude=-114.78328&zoom=6)
- Topographic map from Topozone (http://www.topozone.com/map.asp?lat=32.557903&lon=-114.78328&s=200&size=m&layer=DRG100)
- Aerial photograph from Microsoft Terraserver (http://terraserver.microsoft.com/map.aspx?t=1&s=14&lon=-114.78328&lat=32.557903&w=750&h=500)