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Shiprock is in San Juan County, in the Farmington metro area.

The community was named for a local rock formation, known among the Navajos as "rock with wings"

The latitude of Shiprock is 36.785N. The longitude is -108.686W.

It is in the Mountain Standard time zone. Elevation is 4,892 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 8,156.


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$24,523
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Shiprock demographic reports
Former and merged names include:
· Needles

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0% of Shiprock residents report German ancestry, and 1% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Shiprock ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Shiprock was $7,967, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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7% of Shiprock residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Shiprock, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $133.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $642.


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San Juan County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Shiprock political report.

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The average commute time for Shiprock workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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