Surprise 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

Surprise Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
143,148

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.2%
5 - 17:
19.7%
18 - 24:
6.6%
25 - 34:
9.7%
35 - 54:
25.8%
55 - 64:
9.8%
Over 65 Years:
23.1%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
High School Graduates
College Graduated
3.4%
3.4%
92.0%
92.0%
29.2%
29.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Surprise
USA
$31,086
$31,086
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Surprise
USA
$71,192
$71,192
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
7.6%

Employment Industries in Surprise

 
Retail
Healthcare
Education
Accommodation
Finance
Construction
Public Service
Manufacturing
Other
Administration
Transportation
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Real estate
Wholesale
Arts
15.0%
15.0%
14.5%
14.5%
9.1%
9.1%
7.4%
7.4%
7.3%
7.3%
6.5%
6.5%
5.7%
5.7%
5.5%
5.5%
4.9%
4.9%
4.9%
4.9%
4.8%
4.8%
4.3%
4.3%
2.6%
2.6%
2.1%
2.1%
2.1%
2.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
Black or African American
Other Race / Two or More Races
Asian
American Indian and Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
68.8%
68.8%
20.2%
20.2%
5.1%
5.1%
2.9%
2.9%
2.7%
2.7%
0.3%
0.3%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
Irish
English
Italian
Polish
French
Scottish
Norwegian
Swedish
European
Dutch
Scots-Irish
Welsh
British
Danish
Russian
French Canadian
Scandinavian
Iraqi
Portuguese
17.4%
17.4%
11.4%
11.4%
10.8%
10.8%
5.9%
5.9%
3.4%
3.4%
2.4%
2.4%
2.0%
2.0%
1.9%
1.9%
1.8%
1.8%
1.5%
1.5%
1.1%
1.1%
1.0%
1.0%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
Tagalog
Polish
German/Yiddish
Native American languages
Arabic
Other Indo-European
African languages
Italian
Vietnamese
Chinese
Slavic languages
Pacific Island languages
Navajo
Korean
Japanese
Langs. of India
Persian
Portuguese
87.1%
87.1%
8.5%
8.5%
1.1%
1.1%
0.4%
0.4%
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%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Surprise Residents:
8.3%