Drexel Heights, Arizona Population 2020

29,514
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Drexel Heights is a city located in Arizona. Drexel Heights has a 2020 population of 29,514. Drexel Heights is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 6.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 27,749 in 2010. Drexel Heights reached it's highest population of 29,514 in 2018.

The average household income in Drexel Heights is $64,687 with a poverty rate of 19.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $935 per month, and the median house value is $124,200. The median age in Drexel Heights is 34.3 years, 34.4 years for males, and 34.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.1 males.

Drexel Heights Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Drexel Heights was:

  • White: 60.05%
  • Other race: 27.28%
  • Two or more races: 5.79%
  • Native American: 4.22%
  • Black or African American: 2.12%
  • Asian: 0.54%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Drexel Heights, Arizona is 29,514, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 29,514.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 27,749.

Drexel Heights, Arizona Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,72260.05%
Some Other Race8,05127.28%
Two or More Races1,7105.79%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,2464.22%
Black or African American6262.12%
Asian1590.54%
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Drexel Heights Population Pyramid 2020

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Drexel Heights Median Age

34.3


Total

34.4


Male

34.2


Female

Drexel Heights Adults

There are 21,012 adults, (3,832 of whom are seniors) in Drexel Heights.

Drexel Heights Age Dependency

71.8

Age Dependency Ratio

22.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Drexel Heights Sex Ratio

Female

15,363

52.05%

Male

14,151

47.95%

Drexel Heights Households and Families

Drexel Heights Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Drexel Heights Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.3%14.7%
All75.6%24.4%
Non Family74.6%25.4%
Male74.5%25.5%
Female51.8%48.2%

75.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,4373.1275.6
Married4,7813.5385.3
Non Family1,9351.3474.6
Female1,8413.6751.8
Male8803.6574.5

3.43

Average Family Size

3.12

Average Household Size

10.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Drexel Heights Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,0976.12%
9th to 12th Grade2,05511.47%
High School Graduate5,31829.68%
Some College5,38030.03%
Associates Degree1,88510.52%
Bachelors Degree1,5458.62%
Graduate Degree6373.56%
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Drexel Heights Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic12,1119,5341,079
White4,5984,104888
Other Race4,3463,420248
Multiple Races818675219
Native American742623125
Black44743576
Asian13912543

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 97.32%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 30.94%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,492$35,906$27,186
Less Than High School$22,138$26,563$19,653
High School Grad$28,795$32,278$19,594
Some College$33,526$38,561$29,867
Bachelors Degree$43,019$55,307$36,563
Graduate Degree$39,967$73,884$31,667

$31,492

Average Earnings

$35,906

Average Male

$27,186

Average Female

Drexel Heights Language

Drexel Heights Language by Age

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Drexel Heights Language

53.02% of Drexel Heights residents speak only English, while 46.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 46.23% of the population.

Drexel Heights Poverty

Drexel Heights Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic22,1054,66821.12%
Other7,9421,77822.39%
White5,36966212.33%
Native1,21436229.82%
Multiple1,70823713.88%
Black6168313.47%
Asian15985.03%

19.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.10%

Male Poverty Rate

21.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Drexel Heights

The race most likely to be in poverty in Drexel Heights is Native, with 29.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Drexel Heights is Asian, with 5.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.76%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.94%
High School17.54%
Some College9.85%
Bachelors or Greater3.44%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.74%
Male Unemployed27.73%
Female Employed11.42%
Male Employed8.64%

Drexel Heights Income

Drexel Heights Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,505$64,687
Families$54,616$66,328
Married Families$63,609$78,417
Non Families$38,666$46,492
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Drexel Heights Marital Status

Drexel Heights Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.4%

Male Marriage Rate

43.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Drexel Heights Married by Age and Sex

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Drexel Heights Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Drexel Heights Marital Status by Race

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Drexel Heights Veterans

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1,727

Number of Veterans

1,555

Male Veterans

172

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam767
First Gulf War448
Second Gulf War309
Korea128
World War II12
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74597
55 to 64458
35 to 54286
75+274
18 to 34112
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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,33510.18%
Hispanic6834.62%
Other1713.14%
Black12025.97%
2 or More636.29%
Indian384.69%

Drexel Heights Veterans by Education

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5.52%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Drexel Heights Employment Status

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61.3%

Labor Force Participation

56.7%

Employment Rate

7.2%

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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62.83%

Born in Arizona

86.42%

Native Born

13.58%

Foreign Born

6.15%

Non Citizen

7.43%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

86.42% of Drexel Heights residents were born in the United States, with 62.83% having been born in Arizona. 6.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202029,5140.00%
201929,5140.00%
201829,5141,3274.71%
201728,1879063.32%
201627,281-952-3.37%
201528,233-58-0.21%
201428,291410.15%
201328,250-24-0.08%
201228,274-563-1.95%
201128,8371,0883.92%
201027,7490.00%