Scottsdale 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:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

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

Scottsdale Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
241,361

Age

Under 5 Years:
3.7%
5 - 17:
11.5%
18 - 24:
6.8%
25 - 34:
13.5%
35 - 54:
24.6%
55 - 64:
15.5%
Over 65 Years:
24.4%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
3.9%
3.9%
96.8%
96.8%
59.4%
59.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Scottsdale
USA
$64,992
$64,992
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Scottsdale
USA
$91,042
$91,042
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
6.8%

Employment Industries in Scottsdale

 
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Healthcare
Finance
Retail
Accommodation
Education
Manufacturing
Real estate
Administration
Construction
Other
Transportation
Arts
Wholesale
Public Service
13.1%
13.1%
12.6%
12.6%
10.9%
10.9%
10.3%
10.3%
7.5%
7.5%
7.5%
7.5%
5.9%
5.9%
5.2%
5.2%
4.9%
4.9%
3.9%
3.9%
3.8%
3.8%
3.2%
3.2%
3.1%
3.1%
2.8%
2.8%
2.2%
2.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
Asian
Other Race / Two or More Races
Black or African American
American Indian and Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
79.4%
79.4%
10.2%
10.2%
5.1%
5.1%
2.4%
2.4%
2.1%
2.1%
0.8%
0.8%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
Irish
English
Italian
Polish
European
French
Norwegian
Scottish
Russian
Swedish
Dutch
British
Scots-Irish
Greek
Czech
Eastern European
Danish
Welsh
French Canadian
17.4%
17.4%
12.2%
12.2%
10.9%
10.9%
8.8%
8.8%
4.2%
4.2%
2.9%
2.9%
2.6%
2.6%
2.5%
2.5%
2.3%
2.3%
2.0%
2.0%
2.0%
2.0%
1.6%
1.6%
1.2%
1.2%
1.0%
1.0%
0.9%
0.9%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
0.6%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
Langs. of India
German/Yiddish
Chinese
Persian
Arabic
French
Other Asian languages
Slavic languages
Native American languages
Tagalog
Korean
African languages
Italian
Urdu
Polish
Serbo-Croatian
Russian
Scandinavian languages
87.2%
87.2%
5.5%
5.5%
1.1%
1.1%
0.6%
0.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Scottsdale Residents:
12.3%