Lake Havasu City, Arizona Population 2019

Lake Havasu City, Arizona's estimated population is 55,090 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Lake Havasu City, Arizona is the 17th largest city in Arizona based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1193.03 people/mi² (460.63 people/km²).

The overall median age is 53.1 years, 53 years for males, and 53.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.5 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.28 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 Lake Havasu City, Arizona is $47,424, while the mean household income is $63,026.

Lake Havasu City Az Demographics

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

  • White: 94.38%
  • Other race: 1.92%
  • Two or more races: 1.17%
  • Asian: 1.14%
  • Native American: 0.97%
  • Black or African American: 0.40%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%

How Many People Live in Lake Havasu City, Arizona?

55,090
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201855,0906791.25%
201754,4115821.08%
201653,8294070.76%
201553,4223800.72%
201453,0422480.47%
201352,794-3-0.01%
201252,797100.02%
201152,7872090.40%
201052,57810,6402.29%
200041,93817,5755.58%
199024,3638,4544.35%
198015,90913,40920.33%
19702,5000.00%
Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2018209,5502,4361.16%
2017207,1141,5930.77%
2016205,5218600.42%
2015204,6611,1870.58%
2014203,4743160.16%
2013203,158-198-0.10%
2012203,3565550.27%
2011202,8012,4861.23%
2010200,3150.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White50,460
Some Other Race1,029
Two or More Races626
Asian612
American Indian and Alaska Native521
Black or African American215

Lake Havasu City Az Population Pyramid 2019

Lake Havasu City Az Median Age

53.1


Total

53


Male

53.3


Female

Lake Havasu City Az Adults

There are 45,011 adults, (16,849 of whom are seniors) in Lake Havasu City Az.

Lake Havasu City Az Age Dependency

89.8

Age Dependency Ratio

59.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake Havasu City Az Sex Ratio

Female

26,939

50.39%

Male

26,524

49.61%

Lake Havasu City Az Households and Families

Lake Havasu City Az Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lake Havasu City Az Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.2%17.8%
All68.2%31.8%
Non Family55.9%44.1%
Female47.8%52.2%
Male34.2%65.8%

68.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All23,3452.2868.2
Married12,2422.6682.2
Non Family8,2821.355.9
Female1,9103.4947.8
Male9113.634.2

2.72

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

7.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lake Havasu City Az Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9942.37%
9th to 12th Grade3,2047.63%
High School Graduate14,77035.17%
Some College13,02031.00%
Associates Degree3,8279.11%
Bachelors Degree3,7328.89%
Graduate Degree2,4545.84%

Lake Havasu City Az Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White36,26433,3245,602
Hispanic4,5743,459356
Other Race513313
Asian447304121
Multiple Races38638376
Native American34733215
Black18515641

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 99.22%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 27.07%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,088$32,323$25,944
Less Than High School$20,051$27,716$17,008
High School Grad$26,298$32,118$17,255
Some College$29,861$31,874$26,830
Bachelors Degree$34,075$29,083$34,701
Graduate Degree$52,035$54,872$46,058

$30,088

Average Earnings

$32,323

Average Male

$25,944

Average Female

Lake Havasu City Az Language

Lake Havasu City Az Language by Age

Lake Havasu City Az Language

89.96% of Lake Havasu City Az residents speak only English, while 10.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.15% of the population.

Lake Havasu City Az Poverty

Lake Havasu City Az Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White43,3414,69910.84%
Hispanic7,8581,06913.60%
Native50819638.58%
Black2148640.19%
Other1,021302.94%
Asian612304.90%
Multiple623111.77%

11.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.09%

Male Poverty Rate

13.70%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake Havasu City Az

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake Havasu City Az is Black, with 40.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake Havasu City Az is Multiple, with 1.77% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.44%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.17%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.97%
High School12.50%
Some College9.76%
Bachelors or Greater6.15%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.55%
Male Unemployed11.93%
Female Employed7.52%
Male Employed6.19%

Lake Havasu City Az Income

Lake Havasu City Az Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,424$63,026
Families$55,830$71,235
Married Families$61,708-
Non Families$32,180$44,996

Lake Havasu City Az Marital Status

Lake Havasu City Az Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.5%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake Havasu City Az Married by Age and Sex

Lake Havasu 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.

Lake Havasu City Az Marital Status by Race

Lake Havasu City Az Veterans

6,516

Number of Veterans

6,120

Male Veterans

396

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,912
Korea980
First Gulf War605
Second Gulf War555
World War II357

Lake Havasu City Az Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,29514.75%
Hispanic3346.07%
Indian5615.26%
2 or More5512.64%
Other414.63%
Black4122.16%
Asian286.26%

Lake Havasu City Az Veterans by Education

7.18%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake Havasu City Az Employment Status

47.4%

Labor Force Participation

44.1%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Lake Havasu 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

16.13%

Born in Arizona

92.96%

Native Born

7.04%

Foreign Born

4.11%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.96% of Lake Havasu City Az residents were born in the United States, with 16.13% having been born in Arizona. 4.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.