Bullhead City, Arizona Population 2022

42,429
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Bullhead City is a city located in Mohave County Arizona. Bullhead City has a 2020 population of 42,429. Bullhead City is currently growing at a rate of 1.23% annually and its population has increased by 7.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 39,549 in 2010.

The average household income in Bullhead City is $54,712 with a poverty rate of 18.41%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $784 per month, and the median house value is $140,300. The median age in Bullhead City is 51.9 years, 48.9 years for males, and 54 years for females.

Bullhead City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Bullhead Citywas:

  • White: 89.56%
  • Two or more races: 3.35%
  • Other race: 3.18%
  • Black or African American: 1.70%
  • Asian: 1.26%
  • Native American: 0.78%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.17%
The current population of Bullhead City, Arizona is 42,429 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 42,429.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 39,549.

Bullhead City, Arizona Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White36,05089.56%
Two or More Races1,3503.35%
Some Other Race1,2793.18%
Black or African American6831.70%
Asian5071.26%
American Indian and Alaska Native3140.78%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander690.17%
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Bullhead City Population by Race

Bullhead City Population Pyramid $2022

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Bullhead City Median Age

51.9


Total

48.9


Male

54


Female

Bullhead City Adults

There are 33,201 adults, (11,823 of whom are seniors) in Bullhead City.

Bullhead City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

55.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33

Child Dependency Ratio

Bullhead City Sex Ratio

Female

20,386

50.65%

Male

19,866

49.35%

Bullhead City Population by Age

Bullhead City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Bullhead City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female31%69%
Male38.8%61.2%
Non Family55.5%44.5%
All57.5%42.5%
Married70.4%29.6%

57.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Bullhead City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,1382.3457.5
Married7,2592.870.4
Non Family6,5491.2955.5
Female2,3373.3631
Male9933.4538.8

2.83

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Bullhead City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3194.35%
9th to 12th Grade3,84112.66%
High School Graduate11,63138.33%
Some College8,26727.24%
Associates Degree2,3737.82%
Bachelors Degree2,0786.85%
Graduate Degree8392.76%
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Bullhead City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Bullhead City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White23,26120,2702,460
Hispanic5,4093,502235
Other Race83242631
2+ Races74459457
Asian466424124
Black38033736
Native American27023229
Islander464610

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 asian people with a rate of 26.61%.

Bullhead City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,113$27,629$24,179
Less Than 9th Grade$21,330$20,922$21,704
High School Graduate$25,953$30,867$19,928
Some College$26,742$26,084$27,312
Bachelors Degree$41,339$48,110$37,448
Graduate Degree$60,350$76,000$54,914

$26,113

Average Earnings

$27,629

Average Male

$24,179

Average Female

Bullhead City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Bullhead City Language by Age

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Bullhead City Language

83.47% of Bullhead City residents speak only English, while 16.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.41% of the population.

Bullhead City Language

Bullhead City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,3145,03317.78%
Hispanic9,4541,81119.16%
Multiple1,32842231.78%
Other124NaN%
Black68310114.79%
Asian5077815.38%
Native3125116.35%

18.41%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.77%

Male Poverty Rate

19.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bullhead City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bullhead City is Multiple, with 31.78% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bullhead City is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.18%.

Bullhead City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.42%
High School16.54%
Some College15.40%
Bachelors or Greater6.98%

Bullhead City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed42.64%
Male Unemployed39.26%
Female Employed11.24%
Male Employed11.22%

Bullhead City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Bullhead City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,507$54,712
Families$50,114$62,341
Married Families$57,003-
Non Families$25,735$37,850
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Income by Household Type

Bullhead City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.3%

Male Marriage Rate

43.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Bullhead City Married by Age and Sex

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Bullhead City 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 35-44.

Bullhead City Marital Status by Race

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Bullhead City Marital Status

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4,299

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,888
First Gulf War502
Korea478
Second Gulf War373
World War II115

Bullhead City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 741,489
75+1,323
55 to 64720
35 to 54556
18 to 34211

Bullhead City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4,02813.46%
Hispanic4717.03%
Other Race838.45%
Black8316.09%
2+ Races727.96%
Native American3311.07%

Bullhead City Veterans by Race

Bullhead City Veterans by Education

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13.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bullhead City Veterans by Education

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46.8%

Labor Force Participation

42.8%

Employment Rate

8.5%

Unemployment Rate

Bullhead City Employment by Age

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Bullhead City Employment by Race

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Bullhead City Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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17.73%

Born in Bullhead City

91.47%

Native Born

8.53%

Foreign Born

3.86%

Non Citizen

4.67%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.47% of Bullhead City residents were born in the United States, with 17.73% having been born in Arizona. 3.86% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Bullhead City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202242,4295151.23%
202141,9145151.24%
202041,3995151.26%
201940,8845151.28%
201840,3691360.34%
201740,2332630.66%
201639,9701740.44%
201539,7962160.55%
201439,580120.03%
201339,568-77-0.19%
201239,645-65-0.16%
201139,7101610.41%
201039,5495,7801.59%
200033,76911,8184.40%
199021,95119,95127.07%
19802,0000.00%

Bullhead City Population by Year