Pima County, Arizona Population 2018

Pima County, Arizona's estimated population is 1,022,769 with a growth rate of 1.94% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pima County, Arizona is the 2nd largest county in Arizona.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20171,022,76919,4311.94%
20161,003,338-9,181-0.91%
20161,012,5197,1960.72%
20151,005,3234,4070.44%
20141,000,9166,1570.62%
2013994,7593,2310.33%
2012991,5284,2310.43%
2011987,2975,7570.59%
2010981,540314,66047.18%
1990666,880135,43725.48%
1980531,443179,77651.12%
1970351,66786,00732.37%
1960265,660124,44488.12%
1950141,21668,37893.88%
194072,83817,16230.82%
193055,67620,99660.54%
192034,68011,86251.99%
191022,8188,12955.34%
190014,6892,01615.91%
189012,673-4,333-25.48%
188017,00611,290197.52%
18705,7160.00%

Pima County, Arizona Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White775,748
Some Other Race89,364
Two or More Races41,567
Black or African American35,337
American Indian and Alaska Native32,542
Asian27,297
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,483

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

Pima County, Arizona Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Pima County, Arizona Median Age

38.1


Total

36.5


Male

39.9


Female

Pima County, Arizona Adults

There are 783,607 adults, (178,594 of which are seniors) in Pima County, Arizona.

Pima County, Arizona Age Dependency

65.7

Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Pima County, Arizona Sex Ratio

Female

509,770

50.81%

Male

493,568

49.19%

Pima County, Arizona Households and Families

Pima County, Arizona Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pima County, Arizona Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.1%20.9%
All61.3%38.7%
Male51.6%48.4%
Non Family48.1%51.9%
Female44.5%55.5%

61.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pima County, Arizona Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All395,3902.4761.3
Married171,9883.1179.1
Non Family152,2151.2948.1
Female50,8943.4544.5
Male20,2933.3351.6

3.1

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pima County, Arizona Households

Pima County, Arizona Education

Pima County, Arizona Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade32,8104.95%
9th to 12th Grade48,4087.30%
High School Graduate149,77522.59%
Some College170,72025.75%
Associates Degree56,9988.60%
Bachelors Degree117,92417.79%
Graduate Degree86,24813.01%

Pima County, Arizona Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White405,343384,062157,596
Hispanic196,120144,44528,147
Other Race51,09334,3935,330
Black21,37818,8124,677
Native American17,97713,7112,126
Asian17,60515,2448,850
Multiple Races16,29314,0494,701
Islander852793221

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.75%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 50.27%.

Pima County, Arizona Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,782$36,717$27,803
Less Than High School$17,936$20,090$15,244
High School Grad$25,260$28,731$21,209
Some College$31,291$36,859$27,193
Bachelors Degree$43,142$52,282$37,169
Graduate Degree$55,727$72,850$45,760

$31,782

Average Earnings

$36,717

Average Male

$27,803

Average Female

Pima County, Arizona Language

Pima County, Arizona Language by Age

Pima County, Arizona Language

71.37% of Pima County, Arizona residents speak only English, while 28.63% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.63% of the population.

Pima County, Arizona Poverty

Pima County, Arizona Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic353,06592,20126.11%
White521,71266,57312.76%
Other86,26126,02430.17%
Native31,24512,03838.53%
Multiple39,9109,16522.96%
Black32,4438,74726.96%
Asian26,4375,15019.48%
Islander1,40825918.39%

19.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.09%

Male Poverty Rate

20.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pima County, Arizona

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pima County, Arizona is Native, with 38.53% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pima County, Arizona is White, with 12.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.72%.

Pima County, Arizona Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.65%
High School17.45%
Some College12.31%
Bachelors or Greater6.00%

Pima County, Arizona Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.65%
Male Unemployed39.34%
Female Employed11.80%
Male Employed9.85%

Pima County, Arizona Income

Pima County, Arizona Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,764$64,779
Families$58,613$77,019
Married Families$71,680$91,105
Non Families$29,797$42,438

Pima County, Arizona Marital Status

Pima County, Arizona Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.4%

Male Marriage Rate

43.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Pima County, Arizona Married by Age and Sex

Pima 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.

Pima County, Arizona Marital Status by Race

Pima County, Arizona Veterans

Pima County, Arizona Veterans by War

86,938

Number of Veterans

78,749

Male Veterans

8,189

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam31,512
First Gulf War18,395
Second Gulf War14,495
Korea10,343
World War II5,232

Pima County, Arizona Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+22,503
65 to 7421,588
35 to 5419,597
55 to 6416,163
18 to 347,087

Pima County, Arizona Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White76,35012.30%
Hispanic13,6055.52%
Black3,73314.27%
Other3,0314.72%
2 or More1,8688.59%
Indian9354.12%
Asian8633.80%
Hawaiian15815.18%

Pima County, Arizona Veterans by Education

7.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pima County, Arizona Employment Status

Pima County, Arizona Employment by Age

58.9%

Labor Force Participation

52.9%

Employment Rate

9.2%

Unemployment Rate

Pima County, Arizona Employment by Race

Pima County, Arizona Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Pima County, Arizona

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Tucson520562530706101441.95%
Oro Valley410334378127486.70%
Marana 3456643474890825.77%
Sahuarita2525928794353514.00%
South Tucson56525645-7-0.12%
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