Sun City West, Arizona Population 2019

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 75.2 years, 75.7 years for males, and 74.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 81.0 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 1.65 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 Sun City West, Arizona is $46,067, while the mean household income is $60,804.

Sun City West Az Demographics

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

  • White: 97.58%
  • Asian: 0.82%
  • Black or African American: 0.67%
  • Two or more races: 0.59%
  • Native American: 0.18%
  • Other race: 0.17%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White24,477
Asian205
Black or African American167
Two or More Races149
American Indian and Alaska Native45
Some Other Race42

Sun City West Az Population Pyramid 2019

Sun City West Az Median Age

75.2


Total

75.7


Male

74.7


Female

Sun City West Az Adults

There are 25,065 adults, (20,773 of whom are seniors) in Sun City West Az.

Sun City West Az Age Dependency

484.5

Age Dependency Ratio

484

Old Age Dependency Ratio

0.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Sun City West Az Sex Ratio

Female

13,856

55.24%

Male

11,229

44.76%

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
Male94.2%5.8%
Married93.3%6.7%
All88%12%
Non Family82.4%17.6%
Female77.5%22.5%

88.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,1111.6588
Married7,7722.0493.3
Non Family6,7921.182.4
Female4092.8877.5
Male1382.7194.2

2.08

Average Family Size

1.65

Average Household Size

2.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sun City West Az Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3821.53%
9th to 12th Grade9913.97%
High School Graduate6,61126.47%
Some College6,78527.17%
Associates Degree2,1608.65%
Bachelors Degree4,72518.92%
Graduate Degree3,32113.30%

Sun City West Az Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White24,25523,0007,851
Asian20516388
Black16714824
Multiple Races14914343
Hispanic14610816
Native American4532
Other Race333324

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 72.73%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$20,104$21,167$17,054
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$25,175$26,413$23,594
Some College$14,250$$16,084
Bachelors Degree$21,046$21,010$21,087
Graduate Degree$24,566$23,648$28,250

$20,104

Average Earnings

$21,167

Average Male

$17,054

Average Female

Sun City West Az Language

Sun City West Az Language by Age

Sun City West Az Language

95.80% of Sun City West Az residents speak only English, while 4.20% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.92% of the population.

Sun City West Az Poverty

Sun City West Az Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White24,1981,6806.94%
Asian20573.41%

6.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.90%

Male Poverty Rate

7.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sun City West Az

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sun City West Az is White, with 6.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sun City West Az is Asian, with 3.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.51%.

Name Poverty
Some College8.26%
High School7.28%
Less Than High School6.10%
Bachelors or Greater4.95%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed45.54%
Male Unemployed21.43%
Female Employed5.58%
Male Employed0.00%

Sun City West Az Income

Sun City West Az Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,067$60,804
Families$60,742$75,053
Married Families$60,962-
Non Families$29,866$43,318

Sun City West Az Marital Status

Sun City West Az Marital Status

Marriage Rates

64.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

71.9%

Male Marriage Rate

57.6%

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

5,779

Number of Veterans

5,563

Male Veterans

216

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,972
Korea1,766
World War II875
First Gulf War109
Second Gulf War62

Sun City West Az Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5,67323.19%
2 or More7248.32%
Asian2914.15%
Hispanic1610.96%
Black52.99%

Sun City West Az Veterans by Education

5.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sun City West Az Employment Status

12.1%

Labor Force Participation

11.1%

Employment Rate

8.4%

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

3.24%

Born in Arizona

93.76%

Native Born

6.24%

Foreign Born

2.47%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.76% of Sun City West Az residents were born in the United States, with 3.24% having been born in Arizona. 2.47% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.