Chandler, Arizona Population 2018

Chandler is a city located in the state of Arizona. More specifically, it is located in Maricopa County. The city is a suburb of the Phoenix Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city’s last recorded population was taken during the 2010 census, which showed that the population was 236,123. The city’s Transportation & Development Department since that time has estimated that the population has grown to 247,328. Changer’s total area is 65.04 square miles, and it has a population density of 3,810.80 people per square mile. Its population makes it the 84th largest city in the United States.

Chandler’s population is predominantly white, with this race making up 73.3% of the total population. Blacks account for 4.8% of the population, while the remainder is 1.5% Native American, 8.2% Asian and 8.3% other races. Almost 22% of the population is of Hispanic or Latino origin. The 25 to 44 age group is the largest in Chandler, making up 38% of the population. Nearly 30% of the population is under age 18, while 5.8% are at least 65 years old. There are more females than males in this city, with 99.7 men for every 100 women. Approximately 6.6% of the population lives below the federal poverty line. The city of Chandler has been one of the fastest growing cities in the nation since the 1990s. The population surged from under 30,000 to nearly 90,000 between 1980 and 1990 and has only continued to grow. Current estimates show that the population is up nearly 5% since the 2010 census, which shows that while growth has slowed from previous years but is far from stopping.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017253,4585,6202.27%
2016247,8384,1571.71%
2015243,6812,7831.16%
2014240,8989930.41%
2013239,9052,2230.94%
2012237,6828210.35%
2011236,8613750.16%
2010236,48659,90533.92%
2000176,58186,04895.05%
199090,53360,860205.10%
198029,67315,910115.60%
197013,7634,23244.40%
19609,5318,331694.25%
19401,2000.00%

Chandler Population in 2018Source: By Chandlernews [CC BY-SA 4.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)], from Wikimedia Commons

Population by Race

Race Population
White186,542
Asian22,560
Black or African American11,676
Two or More Races10,318
Some Other Race6,681
American Indian and Alaska Native4,041
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander313

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Chandler Population Pyramid 2018

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Chandler Median Age

35


Total

33.8


Male

35.8


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 185,785 adults in Chandler.

Chandler Age Dependency

56.8

Age Dependency Ratio

15

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Chandler Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.6
Houses Without Mortgage
10,761
Houses With Mortgage
41,792
Vacancy Rate
7.1
Median Rent
1,162
Median Home Value
248,500
Renter-Occupied Units
33,305
Owner-Occupied Units
52,553
Total Housing Units
92,375

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Chandler for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 3.6% and the labor force participation rate is 72%.

Chandler Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.81
Average Family Size
3.38
Total Households
85858
Married Couple Households
45205
Male Householder (no wife) Families
5173
Female Householder (no husband) Families
9180
Non Family Households
26300
Total Families
59558
Households With Own Children
30295
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
6.4
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.4

Chandler Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
3,527
$10,000 to $14,999
2,059
$15,000 to $24,999
5,282
$25,000 to $34,999
6,157
$35,000 to $49,999
10,104
$50,000 to $74,999
16,149
$75,000 to $99,999
13,072
$100,000 to $149,999
16,256
$150,000 to $199,999
7,107
Over $200,000
6,145

Chandler Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Chandler

Arizona

$74,329

$51,340

$92,550

$70,432

Under 10k10k - 15k15k - 25k25k - 35k35k - 50k50k - 75k75k - 100k100k - 150k150k - 200kOver 200k00.050.10.150.2

Chandler Education Data

Chandler Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
5,5993.56%
9th to 12th Grade
6,9534.42%
High School Graduate
27,78117.65%
Some College
37,63523.91%
Associates Degree
14,6529.31%
Bachelors Degree
40,12325.49%
Graduate Degree
24,64515.66%