Sun City West, Arizona Population 2020

Sun City West, Arizona's estimated population is according to the most recent United States census estimates. Sun City West, Arizona is the -th largest city in Arizona based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 0.00 people/mi² (0.00 people/km²).

The overall median age is 75.5 years, 76.2 years for males, and 74.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 80.7 males.

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

Sun City West Az Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Sun City West Az was:

  • White: 97.78%
  • Asian: 0.75%
  • Black or African American: 0.70%
  • Two or more races: 0.39%
  • Other race: 0.22%
  • Native American: 0.17%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White24,87997.78%
Asian1900.75%
Black or African American1780.70%
Two or More Races990.39%
Some Other Race550.22%
American Indian and Alaska Native430.17%

Sun City West Az Population Pyramid 2020

Sun City West Az Median Age

75.5


Total

76.2


Male

74.9


Female

Sun City West Az Adults

There are 25,425 adults, (21,305 of whom are seniors) in Sun City West Az.

Sun City West Az Age Dependency

517.6

Age Dependency Ratio

517.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

0.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Sun City West Az Sex Ratio

Female

14,083

55.35%

Male

11,361

44.65%

Sun City West Az Households and Families

Sun City West Az Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sun City West Az Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.9%7.1%
All87.8%12.2%
Female82.7%17.3%
Non Family82.3%17.7%
Male73.4%26.6%

87.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,2301.6687.8
Married7,9172.0392.9
Non Family6,7531.1282.3
Female4212.8582.7
Male1392.6773.4

2.08

Average Family Size

1.66

Average Household Size

2.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sun City West Az Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3281.29%
9th to 12th Grade8773.46%
High School Graduate6,74726.62%
Some College7,29228.77%
Associates Degree1,9347.63%
Bachelors Degree4,90919.37%
Graduate Degree3,25812.85%

Sun City West Az Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White24,60223,4907,965
Hispanic22719047
Asian19016868
Black17814823
Multiple Races999943
Other Race464621
Native American4339

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 45.65%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$17,618$21,158$14,903
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$22,128$34,766$15,556
Some College$14,338$14,796$13,158
Bachelors Degree$20,114$16,375$20,721
Graduate Degree$22,313$24,087$

$17,618

Average Earnings

$21,158

Average Male

$14,903

Average Female

Sun City West Az Language

Sun City West Az Language by Age

Sun City West Az Language

95.96% of Sun City West Az residents speak only English, while 4.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.75% of the population.

Sun City West Az Poverty

Sun City West Az Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White24,5061,8137.40%
Asian1903216.84%
Hispanic227167.05%
Black1491610.74%

7.44%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.98%

Male Poverty Rate

8.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sun City West Az

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sun City West Az is Asian, with 16.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sun City West Az is Hispanic, with 7.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.35%.

Name Poverty
Some College8.66%
Less Than High School8.61%
High School7.57%
Bachelors or Greater5.89%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed48.96%
Female Employed4.48%
Male Employed1.74%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Sun City West Az Income

Sun City West Az Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,739$62,029
Families$64,594$77,248
Married Families$65,015-
Non Families$29,563$42,891

Sun City West Az Marital Status

Sun City West Az Marital Status

Marriage Rates

64.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

72.4%

Male Marriage Rate

57.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Sun City West Az Married by Age and Sex

Sun City West 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.

Sun City West Az Marital Status by Race

Sun City West Az Veterans

6,062

Number of Veterans

5,796

Male Veterans

266

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,216
Korea1,690
World War II753
First Gulf War118
Second Gulf War83

Sun City West Az Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,99624.11%
Hispanic5122.47%
2 or More3131.31%
Asian2814.74%
Black73.93%

Sun City West Az Veterans by Education

6.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.76%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sun City West Az Employment Status

12.2%

Labor Force Participation

11.3%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Sun City West 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

3.27%

Born in Arizona

94.54%

Native Born

5.46%

Foreign Born

1.84%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.54% of Sun City West Az residents were born in the United States, with 3.27% having been born in Arizona. 1.84% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.