Chandler, Arizona Population 2019
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.
City Size and Population Density
Chandler Age and Gender Statistics
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.
Chandler Population Growth
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 almost 5% since the 2010 census, which indicates that while growth has slowed from previous years but is far from stopping.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Chandler was:
- White: 76.54%
- Asian: 9.65%
- Black or African American: 5.22%
- Two or more races: 4.19%
- Other race: 2.76%
- Native American: 1.48%
- Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.16%
Chandler, Arizona's estimated population is 257,165 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Chandler, Arizona is the 4th largest city in Arizona based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.
The population density is 3958.23 people/mi² (1528.28 people/km²), with a household density of 557.33 people/km² (1443.49 people/mi²).
The overall median age is 35.3 years, 34.2 years for males, and 36.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.6 males.
Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 93,783 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1.4%, with a median rent of $1198/month. The median house has 5.6 rooms, and has a value of $268,000.
The median income for households in Chandler, Arizona is $77,278, while the mean household income is $97,033.