Arizona
Demographic Data






Arizona POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2020.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Arizona Population & Age Distribution

Total Population
7,278,717

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.3%
5 - 17:
17.2%
18 - 24:
9.8%
25 - 34:
13.6%
35 - 54:
24.5%
55 - 64:
11.9%
Over 65 Years:
16.7%

Educational Attainment of Adults

High School Graduates
86.8%
86.8%
College Graduated
28.9%
28.9%
Attending College
5.7%
5.7%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

Per capita Income

Arizona
$29,265
$29,265
USA
$31,177
$31,177

Median household income

Arizona
$56,213
$56,213
USA
$57,652
$57,652

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
16.1%

Employment Industries in AZ

Healthcare
13.0%
13.0%
Retail
12.2%
12.2%
Education
8.9%
8.9%
Accommodation
8.5%
8.5%
Manufacturing
7.0%
7.0%
Construction
6.8%
6.8%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
6.2%
6.2%
Administration
5.9%
5.9%
Finance
5.9%
5.9%
Public Service
4.9%
4.9%
Other
4.8%
4.8%
Transportation
4.3%
4.3%
Arts
2.5%
2.5%
Real Estate
2.4%
2.4%
Wholesale
2.3%
2.3%
Information Technology
1.8%
1.8%
Agriculture
0.9%
0.9%
Utilities
0.9%
0.9%
Mining
0.5%
0.5%
Management
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
55.1%
55.1%
Black Or African American
4.1%
4.1%
American Indian And Alaska Native
3.9%
3.9%
Asian
3.2%
3.2%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.2%
0.2%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.4%
2.4%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
31.1%
31.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Unclassified
17.2%
17.2%
German
13.0%
13.0%
Irish
8.7%
8.7%
English
8.0%
8.0%
Italian
4.2%
4.2%
Polish
2.3%
2.3%
French
2.3%
2.3%
Scottish
1.7%
1.7%
Norwegian
1.7%
1.7%
European
1.6%
1.6%
Swedish
1.4%
1.4%
Dutch
1.2%
1.2%
Scots-Irish
0.8%
0.8%
Russian
0.7%
0.7%
Welsh
0.6%
0.6%
Danish
0.6%
0.6%
British
0.6%
0.6%
French Canadian
0.5%
0.5%
Hungarian
0.4%
0.4%
Czech
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
72.8%
72.8%
Spanish
20.6%
20.6%
Native American languages
1.9%
1.9%
Navajo
1.3%
1.3%
Indic languages
0.6%
0.6%
Chinese
0.5%
0.5%
Tagalog
0.4%
0.4%
Arabic
0.4%
0.4%
Vietnamese
0.4%
0.4%
German
0.4%
0.4%
French
0.3%
0.3%
Other Asian languages
0.3%
0.3%
African languages
0.2%
0.2%
Hindi
0.2%
0.2%
Korean
0.2%
0.2%
Slavic languages
0.1%
0.1%
Serbo-Croatian
0.1%
0.1%
Polish
0.1%
0.1%
Pacific Island languages
0.1%
0.1%
Other Indo-European
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born AZ Residents
13.4%