Fountain Hills, Arizona Population 2022

26,034
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Fountain Hills is a city located in Maricopa County Arizona. Fountain Hills has a 2020 population of 26,034. Fountain Hills is currently growing at a rate of 1.08% annually and its population has increased by 15.64% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 22,513 in 2010.

The average household income in Fountain Hills is $121,967 with a poverty rate of 4.78%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,444 per month, and the median house value is $408,600. The median age in Fountain Hills is 59.4 years, 58.9 years for males, and 59.9 years for females.

Fountain Hills Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Fountain Hillswas:

  • White: 94.09%
  • Two or more races: 2.06%
  • Asian: 1.76%
  • Black or African American: 1.65%
  • Native American: 0.23%
  • Other race: 0.20%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.02%
The current population of Fountain Hills, Arizona is 26,034 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 26,034.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 22,513.

Fountain Hills, Arizona Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White23,67994.09%
Black or African American4141.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native570.23%
Asian4421.76%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60.02%
Some Other Race510.20%
Two or More Races5182.06%
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Fountain Hills Population by Race

Fountain Hills Population Pyramid 2022

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Fountain Hills Median Age

58.6


Total

58.2


Male

58.9


Female

Fountain Hills Adults

There are 21,616 adults, (9,162 of whom are seniors) in Fountain Hills.

Fountain Hills Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

73.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Fountain Hills Sex Ratio

Female

12,839

51.02%

Male

12,328

48.98%

Fountain Hills Population by Age

Fountain Hills Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fountain Hills Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.2%12.8%
All81.2%18.8%
Non Family74.6%25.4%
Female58.6%41.4%
Male58.5%41.5%

81.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fountain Hills Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,4082.281.2
Married6,9522.6787.2
Male4193.1858.5
Female3532.6558.6
Non Family3,6841.1774.6

2.67

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

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Fountain Hills Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2040.97%
9th to 12th Grade2000.96%
High School Graduate3,38616.17%
Some College4,64022.16%
Associates Degree2,09610.01%
Bachelors Degree6,61031.58%
Graduate Degree3,79818.14%
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Fountain Hills Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fountain Hills Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian312292167
White19,69219,3829,983
Native American535321
Hispanic539477183
2+ Races17115954
Black196196
Islander66
Other Race4241

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 53.53%.

Fountain Hills Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,998$70,503$40,307
Less Than 9th Grade$30,521$$36,406
High School Graduate$34,629$65,893$21,688
Some College$50,210$56,033$40,591
Bachelors Degree$67,208$84,400$41,573
Graduate Degree$57,321$71,401$51,066

$50,998

Average Earnings

$70,503

Average Male

$40,307

Average Female

Fountain Hills Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fountain Hills Language by Age

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Fountain Hills Language

92.78% of Fountain Hills residents speak only English, while 7.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 3.93% of the population.

Fountain Hills Language

Fountain Hills Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native572747.37%
Multiple51813425.87%
Hispanic908414.52%
White22,8109914.34%
Black41440.97%
Asian44230.68%
Other21NaN%

4.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.01%

Male Poverty Rate

4.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fountain Hills

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fountain Hills is Native, with 47.37% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.07%.

Fountain Hills Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade26.13%
High School5.16%
Some College3.67%
Bachelors or Greater4.09%

Fountain Hills Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.01%
Male Unemployed20.31%
Female Employed1.30%
Female Unemployed3.62%

Fountain Hills Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fountain Hills Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$87,080$123,595
Families$100,729$146,576
Married Families$105,463-
Non Families$57,173$74,443
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Income by Household Type

Fountain Hills Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

65.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.9%

Male Marriage Rate

63.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Fountain Hills Married by Age and Sex

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Fountain 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 55-64.

Fountain Hills Marital Status by Race

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Fountain Hills Marital Status

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2,151

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War176
First Gulf War363
Vietnam1,037
Korea212
World War II129

Fountain Hills Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3424
35 to 54311
55 to 64304
65 to 74844
75+668

Fountain Hills Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,08810.08%
Native American2136.84%
Other Race819.05%
2+ Races3414.85%
Hispanic457.02%

Fountain Hills Veterans by Race

Fountain Hills Veterans by Education

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6.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fountain Hills Veterans by Education

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52.1%

Labor Force Participation

49.9%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Fountain Hills Employment by Age

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Fountain Hills Employment by Race

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Fountain Hills 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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17.40%

Born in Fountain Hills

92.46%

Native Born

7.54%

Foreign Born

2.24%

Non Citizen

5.30%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.46% of Fountain Hills residents were born in the United States, with 17.40% having been born in Arizona. 2.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Fountain Hills Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19802,7710.00%
199010,0307,25913.73%
200020,23510,2057.27%
201022,5132,2781.07%
201122,8253121.39%
201223,2414161.82%
201323,5543131.35%
201423,8823281.39%
201524,2553731.56%
201624,5362811.16%
201724,7291930.79%
201824,9221930.78%
201925,2002781.12%
202025,4782781.10%
202125,7562781.09%
202226,0342781.08%

Fountain Hills Population by Year