Nogales, Arizona Population 2019

Nogales, Arizona's estimated population is 20,188 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Nogales, Arizona is the 33rd largest city in Arizona based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 969.80 people/mi² (374.44 people/km²).

The overall median age is 33.7 years, 30.1 years for males, and 37.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.8 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 3.07 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 Nogales, Arizona is $28,264, while the mean household income is $47,655.

Nogales Az Demographics

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

  • White: 86.49%
  • Other race: 9.87%
  • Asian: 1.34%
  • Two or more races: 1.11%
  • Black or African American: 0.93%
  • Native American: 0.26%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%

How Many People Live in Nogales, Arizona?

20,188
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201820,188-73-0.36%
201720,261440.22%
201620,217-114-0.56%
201520,331-96-0.47%
201420,427-185-0.90%
201320,612-204-0.98%
201220,816-60-0.29%
201120,876640.31%
201020,812-66-0.03%
200020,8781,3890.69%
199019,4893,8062.20%
198015,6836,7375.77%
19708,9461,6602.07%
19607,2861,1331.70%
19506,1531,0181.83%
19405,135-871-1.55%
19306,006-2,454-3.37%
19208,4604,9469.18%
19103,5142,31411.34%
19001,2000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White17,499
Some Other Race1,996
Asian272
Two or More Races225
Black or African American189
American Indian and Alaska Native52

Nogales Az Population Pyramid 2019

Nogales Az Median Age

33.7


Total

30.1


Male

37.8


Female

Nogales Az Adults

There are 14,244 adults, (3,212 of whom are seniors) in Nogales Az.

Nogales Az Age Dependency

83.4

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Nogales Az Sex Ratio

Female

10,495

51.87%

Male

9,738

48.13%

Nogales Az Households and Families

Nogales Az Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Nogales Az Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.1%28.9%
All51%49%
Female39.8%60.2%
Male34.6%65.4%
Non Family32.3%67.7%

51.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,4753.0751
Married2,8163.7571.1
Non Family1,7291.132.3
Female1,4713.7139.8
Male4594.2434.6

3.72

Average Family Size

3.07

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Nogales Az Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,07817.40%
9th to 12th Grade2,23118.68%
High School Graduate3,34528.01%
Some College2,04117.09%
Associates Degree5354.48%
Bachelors Degree1,25010.47%
Graduate Degree4623.87%

Nogales Az Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic11,0756,8661,508
Other Race1,225721105
White669621160
Asian1669741
Multiple Races1538412
Black1087610
Native American432313

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.83%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 30.23%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,801$27,117$18,219
Less Than High School$13,686$23,022$11,160
High School Grad$21,488$25,519$18,427
Some College$25,893$30,478$18,710
Bachelors Degree$36,474$50,694$30,929
Graduate Degree$45,208$47,788$38,750

$23,801

Average Earnings

$27,117

Average Male

$18,219

Average Female

Nogales Az Language

Nogales Az Language by Age

Nogales Az Language

10.95% of Nogales Az residents speak only English, while 89.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 88.03% of the population.

Nogales Az Poverty

Nogales Az Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic18,8615,62529.82%
Other1,95987244.51%
White72112517.34%
Black1408157.86%
Multiple2258035.56%
Asian2722810.29%
Native331030.30%

29.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.77%

Male Poverty Rate

30.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nogales Az

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nogales Az is Black, with 57.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nogales Az is Asian, with 10.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.00%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.91%
High School27.79%
Some College12.34%
Bachelors or Greater12.03%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed56.42%
Male Unemployed42.82%
Female Employed16.78%
Male Employed15.87%

Nogales Az Income

Nogales Az Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$28,264$47,655
Families$33,452$54,852
Married Families$44,886-
Non Families$14,784$24,716

Nogales Az Marital Status

Nogales Az Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

40.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Nogales Az Married by Age and Sex

Nogales Az Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Nogales Az Marital Status by Race

Nogales Az Veterans

274

Number of Veterans

232

Male Veterans

42

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam78
First Gulf War68
Second Gulf War64
World War II48
Korea42

Nogales Az Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2642.17%
Hispanic1981.49%
Black105.68%

Nogales Az Veterans by Education

11.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nogales Az Employment Status

52.3%

Labor Force Participation

46.9%

Employment Rate

10.4%

Unemployment Rate

Nogales 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

51.20%

Born in Arizona

62.88%

Native Born

37.12%

Foreign Born

15.94%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

62.88% of Nogales Az residents were born in the United States, with 51.20% having been born in Arizona. 15.94% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.