La Paz County, Arizona Population 2018

La Paz County, Arizona's estimated population is 20,601 with a growth rate of 1.46% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. La Paz County, Arizona is the 14th largest county in Arizona.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201720,6012971.46%
201620,304-219-1.07%
201620,5231810.89%
201520,342-100-0.49%
201420,442-37-0.18%
201320,479-13-0.06%
201220,492-90-0.44%
201120,582900.44%
201020,4926,64848.02%
199013,8440.00%

La Paz County, Arizona Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White15,274
American Indian and Alaska Native2,683
Some Other Race1,600
Two or More Races474
Asian148
Black or African American77
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander48

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

La Paz County, Arizona Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

La Paz County, Arizona Median Age

55.1


Total

54.9


Male

55.3


Female

La Paz County, Arizona Adults

There are 16,791 adults, (7,330 of which are seniors) in La Paz County, Arizona.

La Paz County, Arizona Age Dependency

114.4

Age Dependency Ratio

77.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.1

Child Dependency Ratio

La Paz County, Arizona Sex Ratio

Female

9,938

48.95%

Male

10,366

51.05%

La Paz County, Arizona Households and Families

La Paz County, Arizona Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

La Paz County, Arizona Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.3%18.7%
All75%25%
Non Family71.2%28.8%
Female64.7%35.3%
Male61.1%38.9%

75.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

La Paz County, Arizona Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,1812.1875
Married4,4752.5681.3
Non Family3,3701.1971.2
Female8613.4864.7
Male4753.3261.1

2.69

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

6.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

La Paz County, Arizona Households

La Paz County, Arizona Education

La Paz County, Arizona Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5239.91%
9th to 12th Grade2,29514.93%
High School Graduate5,60136.44%
Some College3,40322.14%
Associates Degree9436.14%
Bachelors Degree1,0216.64%
Graduate Degree5833.79%

La Paz County, Arizona Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White10,5888,6391,278
Hispanic2,9271,32491
Native American1,6841,392151
Other Race86932622
Multiple Races19318441
Asian1089643
Black5023
Islander1717

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 39.81%.

La Paz County, Arizona Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,112$25,092$19,971
Less Than High School$19,123$21,834$17,070
High School Grad$18,003$23,846$11,238
Some College$30,012$30,429$29,688
Bachelors Degree$40,762$$42,477
Graduate Degree$37,981$52,750$35,972

$22,112

Average Earnings

$25,092

Average Male

$19,971

Average Female

La Paz County, Arizona Language

La Paz County, Arizona Language by Age

La Paz County, Arizona Language

80.40% of La Paz County, Arizona residents speak only English, while 19.60% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.43% of the population.

La Paz County, Arizona Poverty

La Paz County, Arizona Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,8811,76814.88%
Hispanic5,2411,39526.62%
Native2,6471,07440.57%
Other1,59632420.30%
Multiple471377.86%
Islander483675.00%
Asian1482214.86%
Black38821.05%

21.13%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.57%

Male Poverty Rate

22.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in La Paz County, Arizona

The race most likely to be in poverty in La Paz County, Arizona is Islander, with 75.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in La Paz County, Arizona is Multiple, with 7.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.80%.

La Paz County, Arizona Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.88%
High School17.45%
Some College13.53%
Bachelors or Greater5.71%

La Paz County, Arizona Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed36.41%
Female Unemployed28.13%
Female Employed13.76%
Male Employed11.77%

La Paz County, Arizona Income

La Paz County, Arizona Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,321$46,883
Families$43,371$54,400
Married Families$49,040$
Non Families$20,045$32,369

La Paz County, Arizona Marital Status

La Paz County, Arizona Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.6%

Male Marriage Rate

54.9%

Female Marriage Rate

La Paz County, Arizona Married by Age and Sex

La Paz County, Arizona 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.

La Paz County, Arizona Marital Status by Race

La Paz County, Arizona Veterans

La Paz County, Arizona Veterans by War

2,492

Number of Veterans

2,428

Male Veterans

64

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,009
Korea674
World War II219
First Gulf War108
Second Gulf War55

La Paz County, Arizona Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+1,042
65 to 74788
55 to 64497
35 to 54142
18 to 3423

La Paz County, Arizona Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,31517.33%
Indian1196.34%
Hispanic1143.15%
2 or More3211.99%
Black1215.58%
Other111.06%
Asian32.33%

La Paz County, Arizona Veterans by Education

17.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

La Paz County, Arizona Employment Status

La Paz County, Arizona Employment by Age

41.2%

Labor Force Participation

36.8%

Employment Rate

10.6%

Unemployment Rate

La Paz County, Arizona Employment by Race

La Paz County, Arizona Employment by Education

Population of Cities in La Paz County, Arizona

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Quartzsite36773644-33-0.90%
Parker30833026-57-1.85%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990