Arizona Demographic Data

Arizona Demographic Summary

  • Population: 6,553,255
  • Area: 113,991.00 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 113,595.00 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 396.00 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 57.48 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 5,016.08 ft
  • Time Zone: Mountain Standard Time (GMT -7)
  • Daylight Savings: No

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Arizona Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
3,440,680
50.4%
50.8
Male
3,387,380
49.6%
49.2
Total Population
6,828,060
 
 

Arizona Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
429,860
6.3% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
456,155
6.7% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
460,054
6.7% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
464,814
6.8% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
480,228
7.0% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
914,761
13.4% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
845,274
12.4% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
842,972
12.3% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
415,824
6.1% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
398,119
5.8% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
652,858
9.6% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
335,901
4.9% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
131,245
1.9% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
5,206,540
76.3%
77.1
Female
2,644,940
50.8%
51.4%
Male
2,561,600
49.2%
48.6%
21 Years and over
4,914,950
72.0%
72.9
62 Years and over
1,358,720
19.9%
18.3
65 Years and over
1,120,000
16.4%
14.9
Female
604,932
54.0%
55.9%
Male
515,072
46.0%
44.1%
Median Age (years)
37

Arizona Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
6,605,620
96.7% 
96.9
White
5,285,990
77.4% 
73.1
Black or African American
300,685
4.4% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
308,469
4.5% 
0.8
Asian
217,556
3.2% 
5.4
Asian Indian
53,595
0.8% 
1.2
Chinese
43,248
0.6% 
1.3
Filipino
34,277
0.5% 
0.9
Japanese
10,832
0.2% 
0.2
Korean
17,489
0.3% 
0.5
Vietnamese
31,068
0.5% 
0.5
Other Asian
27,047
0.4% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
11,284
0.2% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
2,947
0.0% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
1,493
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
2,302
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
4,542
0.1% 
0.1
Some Other Race
481,631
7.1% 
4.8
Two or More Races
222,446
3.3% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
2,098,410
30.7% 
17.6
Mexican
1,887,710
27.6% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
39,163
0.6% 
1.7
Cuban
13,010
0.2% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
158,524
2.3% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
4,729,650
69.3% 
82.4

Arizona Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
271,316
6.0% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
359,657
7.9% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
1,110,870
24.5% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
1,155,560
25.5% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
382,106
8.4% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
788,933
17.4% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
468,516
10.3% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
630,973
13.9%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
3,905,985
86.1%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
1,257,449
27.7%
30.6

Arizona Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
1,837,144
33.5%
33.5
Now Married
2,541,100
46.4%
47.5
Divorced
702,520
12.8%
11.0
Separated
93,804
1.7%
2.1
Widowed
307,423
5.6%
5.8

Arizona Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
4,665,380
72.9%
78.5%
Languages other than english
1,732,820
27.1%
21.5%
Spanish
1,317,030
20.6%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
126,700
2.0%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
132,771
2.1%
3.5%
Other Languages
156,327
2.4%
1.0%

Arizona Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
186,362
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
117,941
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
266,027
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
263,853
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
356,848
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
463,855
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
295,729
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
297,410
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
111,497
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
103,486
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
51,492
 
55,775
Per capita income
26,721
 
29,979

Arizona Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
43,075
1.5%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
329,444
11.2%
9.8
Construction
193,805
6.6%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
636,623
21.7%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
242,171
8.2%
6.5
Information
54,920
1.9%
2.1
Manufacturing
207,583
7.1%
10.3
Other services except public administration
138,387
4.7%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
357,395
12.2%
11.3
Public administration
149,453
5.1%
4.6
Retail trade
368,099
12.5%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
147,537
5.0%
5.1
Wholesale trade
69,018
2.3%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
267,750
9.1%
9.0
Management, professional, and related occupations
1,016,280
34.6%
37.1
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
300,581
10.2%
12.3
Sales and office occupations
770,287
26.2%
23.6
Service occupations
582,609
19.8%
18.0

Arizona Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
2,899,730
 
148,324,000
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
2,234,510
77.1%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
307,864
10.6%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
59,686
2.1%
5.2
Walked
60,638
2.1%
2.8
Other means
77,347
2.7%
1.8
Worked at home
159,681
5.5%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
25.0
 
26.0

Arizona Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
169,468
6.9%
8.9
1 vehicles
910,149
37.0%
33.5
2 vehicles
939,089
38.1%
37.2
3 or more
444,302
18.0%
20.3

Arizona Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
0
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
2,463,010
84.1%
87.7
Owner Occupied
1,524,830
61.9%
63.0
Renter Occupied
938,180
38.1%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
466,165
15.9%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy rate
2
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
8
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0

Arizona Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
2,929,170
1 room
78,259
2.7%
2.3
2 rooms
107,369
3.7%
2.5
3 rooms
317,260
10.8%
9.0
4 rooms
522,559
17.8%
16.6
5 rooms
642,798
21.9%
20.0
6 rooms
513,187
17.5%
17.9
7 rooms
342,490
11.7%
12.1
8 rooms
204,135
7.0%
8.5
9 rooms or more
201,116
6.9%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 

Arizona Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
2,929,170
134,794,000
1-unit, detached
1,851,990
63.2%
61.4
1-unit, attached
142,200
4.9%
5.8
2-units
40,750
1.4%
3.7
3 or 4 units
103,317
3.5%
4.5
5 to 9 units
123,592
4.2%
4.8
10 to 19 units
153,826
5.3%
4.6
20 or more units
194,787
6.6%
8.8
Mobile home
309,254
10.6%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
9,459
0.3%
0.1

Arizona Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
46,975
1.6%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
42,443
1.4%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
174,651
6.0%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
221,931
7.6%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
494,917
16.9%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
529,303
18.1%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
605,754
20.7%
14.0%
2000 to 2004
2005 or later

Arizona Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
803,620
32.6%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
65,811
2.7%
4.7
Electricity
1,490,770
60.5%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
2,114
0.1%
5.1
Coal or coke
595
0.0%
0.1
Wood
50,238
2.0%
2.0
Solar energy
8,420
0.3%
0.1
Other fuel
3,173
0.1%
0.5
No fuel used
38,271
1.6%
1.2

Arizona Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
979,425
 
47140700.0
Less than $500
18,996
1.9%
11.0%
$2,500 to $2,999
42,117
4.3%
1.7%
$3,000 or more
46,810
4.8%
1.5%
$2,000 to $2,499
95,380
9.7%
4.1%
$1,500 to 1,999
189,921
19.4%
$500 to $999
237,848
24.3%
42.7%
$1,000 to 1,499
348,353
35.6%
Mortgage Payment as Percentage of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
434,788
44.9%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
148,174
15.3%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
94,746
9.8%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
69,617
7.2%
7.3%
35.0% or more
221,623
22.9%
22.3%
Not Computed
10,477
NR
NR

Arizona Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
889,617 
 
41,410,200 
$1,000 to $1,499
285,870
32.1%
27.9%
$1,500 to $1,999
69,295
7.8%
11.0%
$2,000 to $2,499
16,934
1.9%
4.1%
$2,500 to $2,999
5,765
0.6%
1.7%
$3,000 or more
4,962
0.6%
1.5%
$500 to $999
440,025
49.5%
42.7%
Less than $500
66,766
7.5%
11.0%
No Cash Rent
48,563
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
933
NR
959
Rent Payment as Percentage of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
105,360
12.2%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
116,602
13.5%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
119,012
13.8%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
100,818
11.7%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
74,391
8.6%
9.2%
35.0% or more
346,965
40.2%
41.4%
Not Computed
75,032
NR
NR

Arizona Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
1,524,830
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
123,315
8.1%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
171,786
11.3%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
225,546
14.8%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
268,167
17.6%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
339,358
22.3%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
267,952
17.6%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
104,428
6.8%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
24,276
1.6%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
194,300
 
194,500
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