Lake Havasu City, Arizona Population 2022

58,400
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Lake Havasu City is a city located in Mohave County Arizona. Lake Havasu City has a 2020 population of 58,400. Lake Havasu City is currently growing at a rate of 1.47% annually and its population has increased by 11.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 52,578 in 2010.

The average household income in Lake Havasu City is $70,306 with a poverty rate of 11.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $943 per month, and the median house value is $267,500. The median age in Lake Havasu City is 54.2 years, 54 years for males, and 54.4 years for females.

Lake Havasu City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Lake Havasu Citywas:

  • White: 90.62%
  • Two or more races: 4.66%
  • Other race: 2.85%
  • Native American: 0.90%
  • Asian: 0.59%
  • Black or African American: 0.34%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.05%
The current population of Lake Havasu City, Arizona is 58,400 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 58,400.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 52,578.

Lake Havasu City, Arizona Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2010200,3140.00%
2011202,8122,4981.23%
2012203,3475350.26%
2013203,126-221-0.11%
2014203,4232970.15%
2015204,5741,1510.56%
2016205,4128380.41%
2017207,0171,6050.78%
2018209,2922,2751.09%
2019212,1812,8891.36%
2020215,0702,8891.34%
2021217,9592,8891.33%

Lake Havasu City Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White50,26290.62%
Black or African American1870.34%
American Indian and Alaska Native5000.90%
Asian3250.59%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander250.05%
Some Other Race1,5802.85%
Two or More Races2,5844.66%
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Lake Havasu City Population by Race

Lake Havasu City Population Pyramid 2022

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Lake Havasu City Median Age

53.5


Total

53.9


Male

53.2


Female

Lake Havasu City Adults

There are 47,064 adults, (18,257 of whom are seniors) in Lake Havasu City.

Lake Havasu City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

63.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake Havasu City Sex Ratio

Female

27,834

50.18%

Male

27,629

49.82%

Lake Havasu City Population by Age

Lake Havasu City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lake Havasu City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.3%14.7%
All72.1%27.9%
Non Family61.3%38.7%
Male54.7%45.3%
Female45.5%54.5%

72.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lake Havasu City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All25,1312.272.1
Married12,6932.6885.3
Male1,0333.2254.7
Female1,6883.5245.5
Non Family9,7171.2361.3

2.69

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

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Lake Havasu City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9332.13%
9th to 12th Grade3,5888.21%
High School Graduate14,21432.51%
Some College13,31630.46%
Associates Degree4,63810.61%
Bachelors Degree4,0339.22%
Graduate Degree2,9996.86%
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Lake Havasu City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lake Havasu City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian312255188
Black18616131
White36,95333,9386,135
2+ Races1,3251,266141
Hispanic5,3013,904512
Other Race1,03552798
Native American34729825
Islander2525

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 60.26%.

Lake Havasu City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,132$38,412$30,711
Less Than 9th Grade$25,066$32,789$16,367
High School Graduate$31,225$37,559$25,000
Some College$35,345$41,866$32,149
Bachelors Degree$43,663$50,631$39,159
Graduate Degree$62,842$66,250$62,551

$34,132

Average Earnings

$38,412

Average Male

$30,711

Average Female

Lake Havasu City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lake Havasu City Language by Age

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Lake Havasu City Language

88.85% of Lake Havasu City residents speak only English, while 11.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.52% of the population.

Lake Havasu City Language

Lake Havasu City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Multiple2,57374328.88%
Native49111222.81%
Asian3075517.92%
Hispanic9,1051,62317.83%
White44,2584,3789.89%
Black18442.17%
Other134NaN%

11.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.11%

Male Poverty Rate

12.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake Havasu City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake Havasu City is Multiple, with 28.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake Havasu City is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.89%.

Lake Havasu City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.30%
High School11.37%
Some College8.42%
Bachelors or Greater7.32%

Lake Havasu City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.50%
Male Unemployed35.59%
Female Employed5.70%
Female Unemployed48.65%

Lake Havasu City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lake Havasu City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,887$73,939
Families$67,147$84,084
Married Families$73,869-
Non Families$39,212$54,059
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Income by Household Type

Lake Havasu City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

54.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

52.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake Havasu City Married by Age and Sex

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Lake Havasu City 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 35-44.

Lake Havasu City Marital Status by Race

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Lake Havasu City Marital Status

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6,644

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War693
First Gulf War852
Vietnam3,017
Korea803
World War II318

Lake Havasu City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34244
35 to 54694
55 to 641,068
65 to 742,361
75+2,277

Lake Havasu City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6,18414.23%
Black5328.34%
Native American379.37%
Asian103.08%
Other Race16413.19%
2+ Races19613.82%
Hispanic5619.37%

Lake Havasu City Veterans by Race

Lake Havasu City Veterans by Education

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9.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake Havasu City Veterans by Education

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46.7%

Labor Force Participation

43.8%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Lake Havasu City Employment by Age

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Lake Havasu City Employment by Race

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Lake Havasu City 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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16.68%

Born in Lake Havasu City

92.44%

Native Born

7.56%

Foreign Born

3.86%

Non Citizen

3.70%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.44% of Lake Havasu City residents were born in the United States, with 16.68% having been born in Arizona. 3.86% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Lake Havasu City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19702,5000.00%
198015,90913,40920.33%
199024,3638,4544.35%
200041,93817,5755.58%
201052,57810,6402.29%
201152,7892110.40%
201252,79450.01%
201352,786-8-0.02%
201453,0302440.46%
201553,3993690.70%
201653,8004010.75%
201754,3805801.08%
201855,0206401.18%
201955,8658451.54%
202056,7108451.51%
202157,5558451.49%
202258,4008451.47%

Lake Havasu City Population by Year