Desert Hills, Arizona Population 2020

2,703
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Desert Hills is a city located in Arizona. Desert Hills has a 2020 population of 2,703. Desert Hills is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 20.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,245 in 2010. Desert Hills reached it's highest population of 2,838 in 2017.

The average household income in Desert Hills is $69,763 with a poverty rate of 11.39%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $727 per month, and the median house value is $144,900. The median age in Desert Hills is 60.8 years, 61.7 years for males, and 59 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.2 males.

Desert Hills Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Desert Hills was:

  • White: 93.90%
  • Two or more races: 2.52%
  • Other race: 2.00%
  • Asian: 1.41%
  • Black or African American: 0.18%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Desert Hills, Arizona is 2,703, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,703.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,245.

Desert Hills, Arizona Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,53893.90%
Two or More Races682.52%
Some Other Race542.00%
Asian381.41%
Black or African American50.18%
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Desert Hills Population Pyramid 2020

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Desert Hills Median Age

60.8


Total

61.7


Male

59


Female

Desert Hills Adults

There are 2,393 adults, (1,056 of whom are seniors) in Desert Hills.

Desert Hills Age Dependency

102.2

Age Dependency Ratio

79

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Desert Hills Sex Ratio

Female

1,392

51.50%

Male

1,311

48.50%

Desert Hills Households and Families

Desert Hills Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Desert Hills Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married87.4%12.6%
Non Family82.8%17.2%
All82.2%17.8%
Male43.6%56.4%

82.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2472.1582.2
Married6762.6287.4
Non Family4121.1282.8
Male1172.8643.6
Female422.74100

2.65

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

1.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Desert Hills Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade331.44%
9th to 12th Grade1737.57%
High School Graduate87238.18%
Some College76333.41%
Associates Degree1225.34%
Bachelors Degree24710.81%
Graduate Degree743.24%
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Desert Hills Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,9781,830275
Hispanic2361788
Asian383838
Other Race3021
Multiple Races2727
Black55

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,864$47,841$24,712
Less Than High School$49,261$48,750$
High School Grad$25,469$26,630$23,750
Some College$$$23,488
Bachelors Degree$53,713$80,586$43,365
Graduate Degree$$250,000$

$33,864

Average Earnings

$47,841

Average Male

$24,712

Average Female

Desert Hills Language

Desert Hills Language by Age

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Desert Hills Language

90.51% of Desert Hills residents speak only English, while 9.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.72% of the population.

Desert Hills Poverty

Desert Hills Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,1861989.06%
Hispanic3945513.96%
Multiple684160.29%
Asian381231.58%
Other54916.67%

11.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.99%

Male Poverty Rate

14.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Desert Hills

The race most likely to be in poverty in Desert Hills is Multiple, with 60.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Desert Hills is White, with 9.06% 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 7.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.07%.

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Name Poverty
Some College10.84%
Bachelors or Greater7.79%
High School7.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed15.11%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Desert Hills Income

Desert Hills Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,365$69,763
Families$52,383$83,962
Married Families$55,000-
Non Families$31,471$40,605
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Desert Hills Marital Status

Desert Hills Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.2%

Male Marriage Rate

58.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Desert Hills Married by Age and Sex

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Desert Hills 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 45-54.

Desert Hills Marital Status by Race

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Desert Hills Veterans

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361

Number of Veterans

312

Male Veterans

49

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam145
Second Gulf War53
Korea41
First Gulf War22
World War II
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74130
75+73
55 to 6472
35 to 5443
18 to 3443
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Name Veterans % of Total
White33414.72%
2 or More27100.00%
Hispanic165.78%

Desert Hills Veterans by Education

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16.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Desert Hills Employment Status

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36.1%

Labor Force Participation

29%

Employment Rate

19.6%

Unemployment Rate

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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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14.13%

Born in Arizona

94.08%

Native Born

5.92%

Foreign Born

3.11%

Non Citizen

2.81%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.08% of Desert Hills residents were born in the United States, with 14.13% having been born in Arizona. 3.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,7030.00%
20192,7030.00%
20182,703-135-4.76%
20172,838562.01%
20162,7821806.92%
20152,602943.75%
20142,5082109.14%
20132,298-188-7.56%
20122,48654628.14%
20111,940-305-13.59%
20102,2450.00%