phoenix Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 99,071 11.7 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 238,684 28.2 % 32.2 %
Some College 223,531 26.4 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 184,226 21.8 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 100,059 11.8 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 681,530 80.6 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 235,914 27.9 % 27.9 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 1,615,040 - -
19 years old and under 479,546 29.7 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 590,443 36.6 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 377,271 23.4 % 12.9 %
65 years old and older 167,781 10.4 % 2.0 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 922,676 64.9 % 84.4 %
Spanish 473,157 33.3 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 26,154 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 224,562 38.0 % 33.6 %
Married 259,091 43.8 % 50.4 %
Separated 17,213 2.9 % 2.5 %
Divorced 90,033 15.2 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 611,421 - -
Occupied Housing Units 555,953 90.9 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 55,468 9.1 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 372,576 60.9 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 29,194 4.8 % 5.9 %
2-Units 7,417 1.2 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 30,462 5.0 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 38,282 6.3 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 46,671 7.6 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 67,103 11.0 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 19,313 3.2 % 6.2 %
Boat, RV, or Van 403 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 98,650 16.1 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 107,856 17.6 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 123,039 20.1 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 67,220 11.0 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 77,926 12.7 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 11,637 1.9 % 12.8 %
Electric 417,434 68.3 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 546 0.1 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 124,828 20.4 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 2,851 0.5 % 4.1 %
Coal 99 0.0 % 0.1 %
Wood 595 0.1 % 1.6 %
Solar 2,314 0.4 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 548 0.1 % 0.4 %
None 6,738 1.1 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 1,094,660 70.6 % 75.1 %
African-American 105,572 6.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 31,693 2.0 % 0.9 %
Asian 62,518 4.0 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 256,025 16.5 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 52,062 57,617
Median Family Income 59,682 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 26,308 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 90.32 %
  • Temperature 91 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.18 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.07
    [CDD] 13.46

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.45 %
6.0 0.07 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com