Lake Havasu City, Arizona Population 2020

55,090

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 53.4 years, 53.3 years for males, and 53.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.0 males.

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

Lake Havasu City Az Demographics

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

  • White: 93.32%
  • Other race: 2.18%
  • Asian: 1.67%
  • Two or more races: 1.33%
  • Native American: 1.08%
  • Black or African American: 0.43%
  • 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 Percentage
White50,34693.32%
Some Other Race1,1772.18%
Asian9001.67%
Two or More Races7161.33%
American Indian and Alaska Native5821.08%
Black or African American2310.43%

Lake Havasu City Az Population Pyramid 2020

Lake Havasu City Az Median Age

53.4


Total

53.3


Male

53.6


Female

Lake Havasu City Az Adults

There are 45,944 adults, (17,122 of whom are seniors) in Lake Havasu City Az.

Lake Havasu City Az Age Dependency

87.2

Age Dependency Ratio

59.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake Havasu City Az Sex Ratio

Female

27,252

50.51%

Male

26,700

49.49%

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
Married84.6%15.4%
All68.9%31.1%
Female53.3%46.7%
Non Family53.1%46.9%
Male44.8%55.2%

68.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,0862.2368.9
Married12,3282.6384.6
Non Family8,8861.3153.1
Female2,0043.4153.3
Male8683.2844.8

2.68

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

7.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lake Havasu City Az Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9762.27%
9th to 12th Grade3,5298.19%
High School Graduate14,48333.62%
Some College13,45631.23%
Associates Degree4,0529.41%
Bachelors Degree4,1179.56%
Graduate Degree2,4685.73%

Lake Havasu City Az Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White36,49533,2905,687
Hispanic5,0533,986547
Other Race597380
Asian575402203
Native American48846117
Multiple Races415413108
Black20113849

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 99.52%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 35.30%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,500$35,260$28,129
Less Than High School$23,125$23,563$22,823
High School Grad$29,788$32,980$22,028
Some College$31,405$36,806$28,144
Bachelors Degree$36,578$34,962$36,588
Graduate Degree$63,427$101,250$48,879

$31,500

Average Earnings

$35,260

Average Male

$28,129

Average Female

Lake Havasu City Az Language

Lake Havasu City Az Language by Age

Lake Havasu City Az Language

88.77% of Lake Havasu City Az residents speak only English, while 11.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.64% of the population.

Lake Havasu City Az Poverty

Lake Havasu City Az Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White43,2134,57510.59%
Hispanic8,1371,15214.16%
Asian90013214.67%
Black2297331.88%
Native5706110.70%
Other1,177393.31%
Multiple714162.24%

11.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.20%

Male Poverty Rate

12.98%

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 31.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake Havasu City Az is Multiple, with 2.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.65%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.34%
High School13.05%
Some College8.65%
Bachelors or Greater7.93%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.98%
Male Unemployed22.08%
Female Employed6.68%
Male Employed5.13%

Lake Havasu City Az Income

Lake Havasu City Az Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,187$66,050
Families$60,452$75,173
Married Families$67,354-
Non Families$34,456$47,309

Lake Havasu City Az Marital Status

Lake Havasu City Az Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.6%

Male Marriage Rate

53.1%

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

6,376

Number of Veterans

5,991

Male Veterans

385

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,940
Korea904
First Gulf War675
Second Gulf War616
World War II299

Lake Havasu City Az Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6,07614.11%
Hispanic4057.08%
Indian12724.05%
Black6733.17%
2 or More6312.80%
Other333.25%
Asian101.54%

Lake Havasu City Az Veterans by Education

8.58%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake Havasu City Az Employment Status

47%

Labor Force Participation

44%

Employment Rate

6.4%

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

15.96%

Born in Arizona

92.04%

Native Born

7.96%

Foreign Born

4.47%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.04% of Lake Havasu City Az residents were born in the United States, with 15.96% having been born in Arizona. 4.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.