Bullhead City, AZ


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Bullhead City is a medium-sized city located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 39,445 people and 11 constituent neighborhoods, Bullhead City is the 23rd largest community in Arizona.

Unlike some cities, Bullhead City isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Bullhead City are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bullhead City is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bullhead City who work in office and administrative support (14.65%), sales jobs (13.38%), and food service (12.36%).

It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Bullhead City has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Bullhead City has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Bullhead City than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Bullhead City may be for you.

One of the benefits of Bullhead City is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 19.18 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.

In terms of college education, the citizens of Bullhead City rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.07% of adults 25 and older in Bullhead City have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.

The per capita income in Bullhead City in 2010 was $21,999, which is upper middle income relative to Arizona, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $87,996 for a family of four. However, Bullhead City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Bullhead City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bullhead City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Bullhead City also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 21.40% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Bullhead City include Irish, English, Italian, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Bullhead City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.