Peoria, Arizona Population 2019

Peoria, Arizona's estimated population is 168,181 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Peoria, Arizona is the 9th largest city in Arizona based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 957.21 people/mi² (369.58 people/km²), with a household density of 142.53 people/km² (369.16 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 39.5 years, 37.7 years for males, and 40.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.7 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 64,862 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 2.4%, with a median rent of $1159/month. The median house has 5.8 rooms, and has a value of $230,400.

The median income for households in Peoria, Arizona is $69,589, while the mean household income is $86,245. The per capita income is $, and % of families and % of individuals are below the federal poverty line. % of those under 18 are in poverty, and % of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2017168,1813,9762.42%
2016164,2053,7752.35%
2015160,4302,6511.68%
2014157,7791,4060.90%
2013156,3731,0190.66%
2012155,3543020.19%
2011155,0521560.10%
2010154,89646,5323.64%
2000108,36457,7467.91%
199050,61838,44715.32%
198012,1717,3799.77%
19704,7922,1926.31%
19602,6001,9006.78%
19407000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White137,004
Asian6,177
Two or More Races5,972
Some Other Race5,696
Black or African American5,106
American Indian and Alaska Native1,062
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander366

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Peoria Az Population Pyramid 2019

1,0002,0003,0004,0005,0006,000 Male Population1,0002,0003,0004,0005,0006,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Peoria Az Median Age

39.5


Total

37.7


Male

40.8


Female

Peoria Az Adults

There are 121,411 adults, (25,764 of whom are seniors) in Peoria Az.

Peoria Az Age Dependency

68.7

Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Peoria Az Sex Ratio

Female

83,745

51.89%

Male

77,638

48.11%

Peoria Az Households and Families

Peoria Az Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Peoria Az Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.7%16.3%
All72%28%
Non Family58.9%41.1%
Female57.6%42.4%
Male52.3%47.7%

72.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Peoria Az Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All57,3972.7972
Married31,3503.3683.7
Non Family16,5451.2858.9
Female6,6473.5257.6
Male2,8553.5352.3

3.31

Average Family Size

2.79

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Peoria Az Households

Peoria Az Education

Peoria Az Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,5252.34%
9th to 12th Grade5,3424.95%
High School Graduate26,99424.99%
Some College29,37727.19%
Associates Degree10,2319.47%
Bachelors Degree21,97820.35%
Graduate Degree11,57810.72%

Peoria Az Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White81,81777,96826,642
Hispanic16,42813,1852,570
Asian4,2793,8512,442
Other Race3,5162,776460
Black3,1192,8881,130
Multiple Races2,1022,023723
Native American755617164
Islander25824660

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 96.24%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 57.07%.

Peoria Az Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,239$50,390$37,673
Less Than High School$25,904$28,820$17,485
High School Grad$33,639$40,392$28,755
Some College$40,953$48,398$35,856
Bachelors Degree$52,797$68,378$46,743
Graduate Degree$72,110$91,563$54,489

$42,239

Average Earnings

$50,390

Average Male

$37,673

Average Female

Peoria Az Language

Peoria Az Language by Age

Peoria Az Language

85.61% of Peoria Az residents speak only English, while 14.39% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.67% of the population.

Peoria Az Poverty

Peoria Az Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White112,8657,7566.87%
Hispanic30,5563,53211.56%
Multiple5,82786614.86%
Other5,69664211.27%
Asian6,1656069.83%
Black5,0583617.14%
Native1,021898.72%
Islander366226.01%

8.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.21%

Male Poverty Rate

9.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Peoria Az

The race most likely to be in poverty in Peoria Az is Multiple, with 14.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Peoria Az is Islander, with 6.01% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.92%.

Peoria Az Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.72%
High School10.01%
Some College6.31%
Bachelors or Greater2.76%

Peoria Az Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed27.22%
Male Unemployed22.76%
Female Employed4.19%
Male Employed3.30%

Peoria Az Income

Peoria Az Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$69,589$86,245
Families$80,157$96,446
Married Families$92,017$109,150
Non Families$41,132$56,105

Peoria Az Marital Status

Peoria Az Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Peoria Az Married by Age and Sex

Peoria Az Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Peoria Az Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Peoria Az Veterans

Peoria Az Veterans by War

12,068

Number of Veterans

11,120

Male Veterans

948

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam4,201
First Gulf War2,472
Second Gulf War1,730
Korea1,047
World War II650

Peoria Az Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 742,938
75+2,819
35 to 542,797
55 to 642,586
18 to 34928

Peoria Az Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White11,05610.54%
Hispanic1,0655.28%
Black44912.37%
2 or More1836.91%
Other1694.06%
Asian1523.26%
Indian414.53%
Hawaiian186.72%

Peoria Az Veterans by Education

5.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Peoria Az Employment Status

Peoria Az Employment by Age

64%

Labor Force Participation

59.9%

Employment Rate

6.1%

Unemployment Rate

Peoria Az Employment by Race

Peoria Az Employment by Education

Peoria 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

39.02%

Born in Arizona

91.33%

Native Born

8.67%

Foreign Born

3.71%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.33% of Peoria Az residents were born in the United States, with 39.02% having been born in Arizona. 3.71% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.