Pima County, Arizona Population 2018

Pima County, Arizona's estimated population is 1,022,769 with a growth rate of 1.01% 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
20171,007,257-15,512-1.52%
20171,022,76910,2501.01%
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
White774,499
Some Other Race88,351
Two or More Races45,219
Black or African American34,872
American Indian and Alaska Native34,765
Asian27,969
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,582

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

Pima County, Arizona Population Pyramid 2018

10,00020,00030,00040,00050,000 Male Population10,00020,00030,00040,00050,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Pima County, Arizona Median Age

38.2


Total

36.6


Male

39.9


Female

Pima County, Arizona Adults

There are 788,941 adults, (182,720 of whom are seniors) in Pima County, Arizona.

Pima County, Arizona Age Dependency

66.2

Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36

Child Dependency Ratio

Pima County, Arizona Sex Ratio

Female

511,543

50.79%

Male

495,714

49.21%

Pima County, Arizona Households and Families

Pima County, Arizona Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Pima County, Arizona Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.6%20.4%
All61.9%38.1%
Male52.9%47.1%
Non Family48.5%51.5%
Female45.9%54.1%

61.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pima County, Arizona Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All398,5302.4561.9
Married173,0413.0979.6
Non Family153,3671.348.5
Female51,2553.4245.9
Male20,8673.3152.9

3.08

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

6.8%

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 Grade31,3834.71%
9th to 12th Grade47,5117.12%
High School Graduate149,83822.46%
Some College168,99325.34%
Associates Degree58,3848.75%
Bachelors Degree121,59818.23%
Graduate Degree89,28213.39%

Pima County, Arizona Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White402,726382,482160,955
Hispanic201,402151,05530,765
Other Race51,21335,8505,403
Black21,63919,1955,212
Native American19,57514,8962,329
Multiple Races18,22115,3004,764
Asian18,18315,8008,968
Islander908828249

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.97%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 49.32%.

Pima County, Arizona Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,680$37,481$29,273
Less Than High School$18,628$21,824$15,342
High School Grad$25,773$29,631$22,250
Some College$31,871$37,058$28,005
Bachelors Degree$44,216$53,227$38,177
Graduate Degree$57,483$74,365$48,122

$32,680

Average Earnings

$37,481

Average Male

$29,273

Average Female

Pima County, Arizona Language

Pima County, Arizona Language by Age

Pima County, Arizona Language

71.61% of Pima County, Arizona residents speak only English, while 28.39% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.51% of the population.

Pima County, Arizona Poverty

Pima County, Arizona Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic359,08986,20424.01%
White516,92664,31012.44%
Other84,50923,63127.96%
Native33,29713,27139.86%
Multiple43,3959,51521.93%
Black31,8029,40329.57%
Asian27,0435,24619.40%
Islander1,51921314.02%

18.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.37%

Male Poverty Rate

19.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pima County, Arizona

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pima County, Arizona is Native, with 39.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pima County, Arizona is White, with 12.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.94%.

Pima County, Arizona Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.18%
High School17.30%
Some College12.14%
Bachelors or Greater6.02%

Pima County, Arizona Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.19%
Male Unemployed38.31%
Female Employed11.21%
Male Employed9.87%

Pima County, Arizona Income

Pima County, Arizona Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,676$67,524
Families$60,790$80,312
Married Families$74,924$95,136
Non Families$31,095$44,110

Pima County, Arizona Marital Status

Pima County, Arizona Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.3%

Male Marriage Rate

44.0%

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


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

Pima County, Arizona Veterans

Pima County, Arizona Veterans by War

85,112

Number of Veterans

76,812

Male Veterans

8,300

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam31,178
First Gulf War18,313
Second Gulf War15,707
Korea9,244
World War II4,337

Pima County, Arizona Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+21,892
65 to 7421,739
35 to 5418,826
55 to 6415,078
18 to 347,577

Pima County, Arizona Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White74,35412.00%
Hispanic13,4935.34%
Black3,87314.90%
Other2,7904.31%
2 or More2,1048.68%
Indian1,0304.21%
Asian8663.67%
Hawaiian958.34%

Pima County, Arizona Veterans by Education

7.21%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pima County, Arizona Employment Status

Pima County, Arizona Employment by Age

58.8%

Labor Force Participation

53.2%

Employment Rate

8.4%

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