Paradise Valley, Arizona Population 2020

14,756

Paradise Valley is a city located in Arizona. With a 2020 population of 14,756, it is the 38th largest city in Arizona and the 2327th largest city in the United States. Paradise Valley is currently growing at a rate of 0.87% annually and its population has increased by 15.10% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,820 in 2010. Spanning over 15 miles, Paradise Valley has a population density of 959 people per square mile.

The average household income in Paradise Valley is $328,353 with a poverty rate of 4.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,862 per month, and the median house value is $1.51 Mn. The median age in Paradise Valley is 53.5 years, 53.6 years for males, and 53.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.5 males.

Paradise Valley Demographics

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

  • White: 89.45%
  • Asian: 5.59%
  • Two or more races: 3.05%
  • Black or African American: 0.87%
  • Native American: 0.64%
  • Other race: 0.40%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Paradise Valley, Arizona is 14,756, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 14,502.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 12,820.

Paradise Valley, Arizona Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White12,71589.45%
Asian7945.59%
Two or More Races4343.05%
Black or African American1240.87%
American Indian and Alaska Native910.64%
Some Other Race570.40%

Paradise Valley Population Pyramid 2020

Paradise Valley Median Age

53.5


Total

53.6


Male

53.3


Female

Paradise Valley Adults

There are 11,211 adults, (3,959 of whom are seniors) in Paradise Valley.

Paradise Valley Age Dependency

96

Age Dependency Ratio

54.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Paradise Valley Sex Ratio

Female

7,019

49.38%

Male

7,196

50.62%

Paradise Valley Households and Families

Paradise Valley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Paradise Valley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married96.4%3.6%
All93.5%6.5%
Non Family82.9%17.1%
Male75.8%24.2%

93.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,4412.693.5
Married4,0662.9396.4
Non Family1,0921.282.9
Female1883.16100
Male953.2975.8

2.93

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

2.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Paradise Valley Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade940.89%
9th to 12th Grade770.73%
High School Graduate8267.80%
Some College1,57214.84%
Associates Degree4324.08%
Bachelors Degree3,81936.06%
Graduate Degree3,77035.60%

Paradise Valley Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,3299,1826,664
Asian520500438
Hispanic471469311
Multiple Races212212171
Black535111
Native American444433
Other Race434320

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 84.23%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$90,465$147,321$48,628
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$31,125$38,250$
Some College$28,403$30,313$26,520
Bachelors Degree$93,429$132,361$48,293
Graduate Degree$167,045$225,772$71,932

$90,465

Average Earnings

$147,321

Average Male

$48,628

Average Female

Paradise Valley Language

Paradise Valley Language by Age

Paradise Valley Language

90.52% of Paradise Valley residents speak only English, while 9.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.03% of the population.

Paradise Valley Poverty

Paradise Valley Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,1286815.62%
Hispanic742212.83%
Black12432.42%

4.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.07%

Male Poverty Rate

5.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Paradise Valley

The race most likely to be in poverty in Paradise Valley is White, with 5.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Paradise Valley is Black, with 2.42% 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 6.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.03%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.58%
High School11.50%
Some College5.79%
Bachelors or Greater3.60%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed54.35%
Female Unemployed19.51%
Female Employed4.18%
Male Employed1.13%

Paradise Valley Income

Paradise Valley Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$204,145$328,353
Families$246,688$357,988
Married Families$250,000-
Non Families$103,500$208,313

Paradise Valley Marital Status

Paradise Valley Marital Status

Marriage Rates

69.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

69.7%

Male Marriage Rate

69.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Paradise Valley Married by Age and Sex

Paradise Valley Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Paradise Valley Marital Status by Race

Paradise Valley Veterans

843

Number of Veterans

822

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam432
Korea131
World War II106
First Gulf War74
Second Gulf War39
Age Group Veterans
75+466
65 to 74198
55 to 64134
35 to 5445
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White8157.94%
Hispanic357.23%
2 or More156.73%
Asian132.43%

$Paradise Valley Veterans by Education

2.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.91%

Veteran Disability Rate

Paradise Valley Employment Status

54.6%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Paradise Valley Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

27.18%

Born in Arizona

88.96%

Native Born

11.04%

Foreign Born

2.55%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

88.96% of Paradise Valley residents were born in the United States, with 27.18% having been born in Arizona. 2.55% 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
202014,7561270.87%
201914,6291270.88%
201814,5021481.03%
201714,3541270.89%
201614,2271130.80%
201514,1142972.15%
201413,8172461.81%
201313,5712461.85%
201213,3252942.26%
201113,0312481.94%
201012,783-881-0.66%
200013,6641,9931.59%
199011,6715860.52%
198011,0853,9304.48%
19707,1550.00%