Bullhead City, Arizona Population 2020

40,421

Bullhead City, Arizona's estimated population is 40,421 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Bullhead City, Arizona is the 26th largest city in Arizona based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 680.69 people/mi² (262.81 people/km²).

The overall median age is 51 years, 48.4 years for males, and 53 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.0 males.

The median income for households in Bullhead City, Arizona is $, while the mean household income is $.

Bullhead City Az Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bullhead City Az was:

  • White: 88.73%
  • Other race: 4.37%
  • Two or more races: 2.61%
  • Black or African American: 1.82%
  • Asian: 1.48%
  • Native American: 0.78%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.21%

How Many People Live in Bullhead City, Arizona?

40,421
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201840,4211670.41%
201740,2542620.66%
201639,9921780.45%
201539,8142230.56%
201439,591160.04%
201339,575-73-0.18%
201239,648-60-0.15%
201139,7081590.40%
201039,5495,7801.59%
200033,76911,8184.40%
199021,95119,95127.07%
19802,0000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White35,51388.73%
Some Other Race1,7514.37%
Two or More Races1,0442.61%
Black or African American7271.82%
Asian5911.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native3140.78%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander840.21%

Bullhead City Az Population Pyramid 2020

Bullhead City Az Median Age

51


Total

48.4


Male

53


Female

Bullhead City Az Adults

There are 33,042 adults, (11,504 of whom are seniors) in Bullhead City Az.

Bullhead City Az Age Dependency

85.8

Age Dependency Ratio

53.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Bullhead City Az Sex Ratio

Female

20,423

51.03%

Male

19,601

48.97%

Bullhead City Az Households and Families

Bullhead City Az Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bullhead City Az Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.9%27.1%
All58%42%
Non Family52.8%47.2%
Male42.7%57.3%
Female32.8%67.2%

58.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,9742.3558
Married7,0652.8272.9
Non Family6,8171.3152.8
Female2,2123.6132.8
Male8803.4342.7

2.91

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

8.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bullhead City Az Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8176.08%
9th to 12th Grade3,96013.25%
High School Graduate11,07037.04%
Some College7,63625.55%
Associates Degree2,2467.51%
Bachelors Degree2,1137.07%
Graduate Degree1,0483.51%

Bullhead City Az Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White22,85019,4862,516
Hispanic5,4743,355313
Other Race1,16051482
Multiple Races55441863
Asian499456202
Black39735336
Native American28519449
Islander46469

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 40.48%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,612$26,918$23,735
Less Than High School$19,673$18,876$20,736
High School Grad$24,389$30,198$19,498
Some College$28,906$30,988$26,934
Bachelors Degree$39,545$44,797$36,667
Graduate Degree$58,947$69,732$53,942

$25,612

Average Earnings

$26,918

Average Male

$23,735

Average Female

Bullhead City Az Language

Bullhead City Az Language by Age

Bullhead City Az Language

81.10% of Bullhead City Az residents speak only English, while 18.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.91% of the population.

Bullhead City Az Poverty

Bullhead City Az Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White27,8964,77417.11%
Hispanic9,8111,98620.24%
Other1,75034219.54%
Multiple1,02426225.59%
Black72710314.17%
Asian5919115.40%
Native3136420.45%

17.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.33%

Male Poverty Rate

17.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bullhead City Az

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bullhead City Az is Multiple, with 25.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bullhead City Az is Black, with 14.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.10%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.54%
High School16.54%
Some College13.58%
Bachelors or Greater5.36%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.51%
Male Unemployed37.40%
Male Employed11.44%
Female Employed9.76%

Bullhead City Az Income

Bullhead City Az Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,162$53,961
Families$48,767$62,832
Married Families$54,303-
Non Families$25,957$37,858

Bullhead City Az Marital Status

Bullhead City Az Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.9%

Male Marriage Rate

42.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Bullhead City Az Married by Age and Sex

Bullhead City Az Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Bullhead City Az Marital Status by Race

Bullhead City Az Veterans

4,432

Number of Veterans

4,163

Male Veterans

269

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,888
Korea553
First Gulf War438
Second Gulf War347
World War II174

Bullhead City Az Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,22814.32%
Hispanic4816.96%
Black8815.55%
2 or More507.34%
Other473.53%
Indian196.40%

Bullhead City Az Veterans by Education

14.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bullhead City Az Employment Status

47.2%

Labor Force Participation

43.3%

Employment Rate

8.3%

Unemployment Rate

Bullhead City Az Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

18.25%

Born in Arizona

89.85%

Native Born

10.15%

Foreign Born

5.06%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

89.85% of Bullhead City Az residents were born in the United States, with 18.25% having been born in Arizona. 5.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.