Payson is a city located in Arizona. With a 2020 population of 15,940, it is the 36th largest city in Arizona and the 2217th largest city in the United States. Payson is currently growing at a rate of 0.73% annually and its population has increased by 4.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 15,301 in 2010. Spanning over 19 miles, Payson has a population density of 824 people per square mile.
The average household income in Payson is $65,431 with a poverty rate of 12.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $958 per month, and the median house value is $221,700. The median age in Payson is 58.8 years, 58 years for males, and 59.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.5 males.