Bullhead City, Arizona Population 2019

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 51.5 years, 49.5 years for males, and 53 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.6 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.33 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Bullhead City, Arizona is $38,983, while the mean household income is $52,022.

Bullhead City Az Demographics

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

  • White: 87.52%
  • Other race: 4.85%
  • Two or more races: 2.62%
  • Black or African American: 2.07%
  • Asian: 1.89%
  • Native American: 0.90%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.15%

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
White34,854
Some Other Race1,932
Two or More Races1,042
Black or African American825
Asian754
American Indian and Alaska Native358
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander59

Bullhead City Az Population Pyramid 2019

Bullhead City Az Median Age

51.5


Total

49.5


Male

53


Female

Bullhead City Az Adults

There are 32,806 adults, (11,647 of whom are seniors) in Bullhead City Az.

Bullhead City Az Age Dependency

88.2

Age Dependency Ratio

55

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Bullhead City Az Sex Ratio

Female

20,678

51.92%

Male

19,146

48.08%

Bullhead City Az Households and Families

Bullhead City Az Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bullhead City Az Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.5%26.5%
All58.1%41.9%
Non Family53%47%
Male36%64%
Female34.8%65.2%

58.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,0552.3358.1
Married6,9812.7773.5
Non Family6,9391.3153
Female2,3663.6434.8
Male7693.3636

2.89

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

8.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bullhead City Az Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8496.15%
9th to 12th Grade4,13013.73%
High School Graduate10,81335.96%
Some College7,77725.86%
Associates Degree2,1347.10%
Bachelors Degree2,3047.66%
Graduate Degree1,0633.54%

Bullhead City Az Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White22,73419,3832,640
Hispanic5,6073,332333
Other Race1,13547398
Asian570502223
Multiple Races50735179
Black48740738
Native American32720538
Islander595923

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 39.12%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,686$30,277$22,808
Less Than High School$19,971$20,505$19,002
High School Grad$22,061$29,343$17,817
Some College$29,274$33,125$26,471
Bachelors Degree$40,585$42,316$37,106
Graduate Degree$53,478$80,208$49,750

$25,686

Average Earnings

$30,277

Average Male

$22,808

Average Female

Bullhead City Az Language

Bullhead City Az Language by Age

Bullhead City Az Language

81.00% of Bullhead City Az residents speak only English, while 19.00% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.54% of the population.

Bullhead City Az Poverty

Bullhead City Az Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White27,3454,52616.55%
Hispanic9,9252,62426.44%
Other1,93052427.15%
Multiple1,02226225.64%
Black82517821.58%
Native35712234.17%
Asian75410814.32%

19.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.03%

Male Poverty Rate

18.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bullhead City Az

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bullhead City Az is Native, with 34.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bullhead City Az is Asian, with 14.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.55%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.87%
High School18.02%
Some College11.06%
Bachelors or Greater6.14%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.21%
Male Unemployed35.03%
Female Employed13.90%
Male Employed10.83%

Bullhead City Az Income

Bullhead City Az Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,983$52,022
Families$46,989$61,545
Married Families$53,136-
Non Families$26,431$35,336

Bullhead City Az Marital Status

Bullhead City Az Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.6%

Male Marriage Rate

41.1%

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

4,696

Number of Veterans

4,443

Male Veterans

253

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,948
Korea762
Second Gulf War342
First Gulf War318
World War II178

Bullhead City Az Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,45515.34%
Hispanic4807.11%
2 or More12220.13%
Black8112.40%
Other241.65%
Indian144.17%

Bullhead City Az Veterans by Education

9.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bullhead City Az Employment Status

46.1%

Labor Force Participation

41.8%

Employment Rate

9.2%

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

17.42%

Born in Arizona

89.50%

Native Born

10.50%

Foreign Born

5.09%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

89.50% of Bullhead City Az residents were born in the United States, with 17.42% having been born in Arizona. 5.09% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.