Golden Valley, Arizona Population 2020

8,673
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Golden Valley is a city located in Arizona. Golden Valley has a 2020 population of 8,673. Golden Valley is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 3.62% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,370 in 2010. Golden Valley reached it's highest population of 8,946 in 2015.

The average household income in Golden Valley is $43,776 with a poverty rate of 24.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $740 per month, and the median house value is $79,100. The median age in Golden Valley is 58.1 years, 56.1 years for males, and 59 years for females. For every 100 females there are 117.2 males.

Golden Valley Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Golden Valley was:

  • White: 94.98%
  • Two or more races: 2.53%
  • Asian: 1.14%
  • Native American: 0.70%
  • Other race: 0.29%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.20%
  • Black or African American: 0.16%
The current population of Golden Valley, Arizona is 8,673, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,673.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,370.

Golden Valley, Arizona Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,23894.98%
Two or More Races2192.53%
Asian991.14%
American Indian and Alaska Native610.70%
Some Other Race250.29%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander170.20%
Black or African American140.16%
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Golden Valley Population Pyramid 2020

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Golden Valley Median Age

58.1


Total

56.1


Male

59


Female

Golden Valley Adults

There are 7,713 adults, (3,084 of whom are seniors) in Golden Valley.

Golden Valley Age Dependency

87.4

Age Dependency Ratio

66.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Golden Valley Sex Ratio

Female

3,993

46.04%

Male

4,680

53.96%

Golden Valley Households and Families

Golden Valley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Golden Valley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married94.6%5.4%
All89%11%
Non Family85.2%14.8%
Female76.6%23.4%

89.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,9332.2189
Married1,8372.8794.6
Non Family1,6891.1885.2
Female3543.4376.6
Male533.49100

2.81

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Golden Valley Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1632.24%
9th to 12th Grade93312.79%
High School Graduate3,19943.87%
Some College1,98727.25%
Associates Degree4666.39%
Bachelors Degree3855.28%
Graduate Degree1592.18%
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Golden Valley Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,1925,359482
Hispanic873678
Multiple Races13797
Asian997056
Native American61496
Other Race2512
Black1414

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 56.57%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,573$28,039$25,734
Less Than High School$$$16,875
High School Grad$27,267$28,455$20,074
Some College$27,486$40,270$26,522
Bachelors Degree$51,250$$59,293
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,573

Average Earnings

$28,039

Average Male

$25,734

Average Female

Golden Valley Language

Golden Valley Language by Age

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Golden Valley Language

95.61% of Golden Valley residents speak only English, while 4.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.13% of the population.

Golden Valley Poverty

Golden Valley Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,0331,55322.08%
Hispanic1,30043233.23%
Asian995656.57%
Multiple2192913.24%
Other2525100.00%
Black1414100.00%

24.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.83%

Male Poverty Rate

22.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Golden Valley

The race most likely to be in poverty in Golden Valley is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Golden Valley is Multiple, with 13.24% 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 37.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.20%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.96%
Some College18.87%
High School15.25%
Bachelors or Greater13.05%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed74.50%
Female Unemployed59.57%
Male Employed11.35%
Female Employed8.07%

Golden Valley Income

Golden Valley Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,061$43,776
Families$49,891$52,034
Married Families$53,105-
Non Families$21,943$29,855
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Golden Valley Marital Status

Golden Valley Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.2%

Male Marriage Rate

52.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Golden Valley Married by Age and Sex

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Golden Valley 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 Over 65.

Golden Valley Marital Status by Race

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Golden Valley Veterans

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1,324

Number of Veterans

1,278

Male Veterans

46

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam716
Korea118
First Gulf War100
World War II49
Second Gulf War
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74491
75+349
55 to 64272
35 to 54212
18 to 34
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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,26417.17%
2 or More4730.72%
Hispanic444.80%
Other1352.00%

Golden Valley Veterans by Education

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12.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Golden Valley Employment Status

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35.4%

Labor Force Participation

30.4%

Employment Rate

14.1%

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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10.53%

Born in Arizona

94.74%

Native Born

5.26%

Foreign Born

1.68%

Non Citizen

3.57%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.74% of Golden Valley residents were born in the United States, with 10.53% having been born in Arizona. 1.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20208,6730.00%
20198,6730.00%
20188,673-21-0.24%
20178,6942903.45%
20168,404-542-6.06%
20158,9467849.61%
20148,1621151.43%
20138,047-195-2.37%
20128,242-43-0.52%
20118,285-85-1.02%
20108,3700.00%