Gold Canyon, Arizona Population 2021

11,612
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Gold Canyon is a city located in Arizona. Gold Canyon has a 2020 population of 11,612. Gold Canyon is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by since the most recent census, which recorded a population of in 2010. Gold Canyon reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Gold Canyon is $103,061 with a poverty rate of 9.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,013 per month, and the median house value is $298,100. The median age in Gold Canyon is 65.2 years, 65.8 years for males, and 64.7 years for females.

Gold Canyon Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Gold Canyonwas:

  • White: 94.68%
  • Two or more races: 1.77%
  • Black or African American: 1.51%
  • Asian: 1.06%
  • Native American: 0.82%
  • Other race: 0.16%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Gold Canyon, Arizona is 11,612 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 11,612.

Gold Canyon, Arizona Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,99494.68%
Two or More Races2061.77%
Black or African American1751.51%
Asian1231.06%
American Indian and Alaska Native950.82%
Some Other Race190.16%
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Gold Canyon Population by Race

Gold Canyon Population Pyramid $2021

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Gold Canyon Median Age

65.2


Total

65.8


Male

64.7


Female

Gold Canyon Adults

There are 10,818 adults, (5,902 of whom are seniors) in Gold Canyon.

Gold Canyon Age Dependency

136.2

Age Dependency Ratio

120.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

16.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Gold Canyon Sex Ratio

Female

6,210

53.48%

Male

5,402

46.52%

Gold Canyon Population by Age

Gold Canyon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gold Canyon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male77.7%22.3%
Female85.8%14.2%
Non Family93.4%6.6%
All94.4%5.6%
Married96.1%3.9%

94.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gold Canyon Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,5702.0894.4
Married3,6722.3796.1
Non Family1,5791.1593.4
Male2063.7477.7
Female1132.7985.8

2.42

Average Family Size

2.08

Average Household Size

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Gold Canyon Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2041.96%
9th to 12th Grade3643.50%
High School Graduate2,32022.34%
Some College2,79426.90%
Associates Degree7016.75%
Bachelors Degree2,69025.90%
Graduate Degree1,31312.64%
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Gold Canyon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gold Canyon Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White9,4079,0643,686
Hispanic587382106
Black175175101
Asian12312374
Native American957256
2+ Races785836
Other Race1919

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 60.16%.

Gold Canyon Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,051$59,832$36,339
Less Than 9th Grade$26,765$$
High School Graduate$39,909$47,868$34,762
Some College$31,521$40,905$28,766
Bachelors Degree$70,347$80,962$50,169
Graduate Degree$121,802$126,111$107,500

$45,051

Average Earnings

$59,832

Average Male

$36,339

Average Female

Gold Canyon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gold Canyon Language by Age

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Gold Canyon Language

97.23% of Gold Canyon residents speak only English, while 2.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.32% of the population.

Gold Canyon Language

Gold Canyon Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,2948778.52%
Hispanic87217019.50%
Asian1232016.26%

9.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.32%

Male Poverty Rate

10.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gold Canyon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gold Canyon is Hispanic, with 19.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gold Canyon is White, with 8.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.02%.

Gold Canyon Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade22.18%
High School11.68%
Some College7.93%
Bachelors or Greater4.65%

Gold Canyon Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed17.59%
Male Employed5.62%
Female Employed1.86%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Gold Canyon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gold Canyon Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$75,518$103,061
Families$90,236$110,930
Married Families$92,319-
Non Families$40,710$82,094
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Income by Household Type

Gold Canyon Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

67.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

73.1%

Male Marriage Rate

62.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Gold Canyon Married by Age and Sex

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Gold Canyon 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.

Gold Canyon Marital Status by Race

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Gold Canyon Marital Status

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1,571

Number of Veterans

1,482

Male Veterans

89

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam877
Korea276
First Gulf War180
Second Gulf War72
World War II71

Gold Canyon Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74801
75+552
55 to 64162
35 to 5441
18 to 3415

Gold Canyon Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,50814.65%
Asian2318.70%
2+ Races2018.35%
Black2011.43%

Gold Canyon Veterans by Race

Gold Canyon Veterans by Education

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2.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gold Canyon Veterans by Education

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33%

Labor Force Participation

31.9%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Gold Canyon Employment by Age

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Gold Canyon Employment by Race

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Gold Canyon 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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14.42%

Born in Gold Canyon

94.90%

Native Born

5.10%

Foreign Born

2.95%

Non Citizen

2.15%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.90% of Gold Canyon residents were born in the United States, with 14.42% having been born in Arizona. 2.95% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Gold Canyon Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202111,6120.00%
202011,6120.00%
201911,6125745.20%
201811,0383543.31%
201710,6841,06811.11%
20169,616190.20%
20159,5972052.18%
20149,392-387-3.96%
20139,779-453-4.43%
201210,232-793-7.19%
201111,0250.00%

Gold Canyon Population by Year