Poston, Arizona Population 2020

322
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Poston is a city located in Arizona. Poston has a 2020 population of 322. Poston is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 12.98% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 285 in 2010. Poston reached it's highest population of 370 in 2015.

The average household income in Poston is $34,651 with a poverty rate of 26.40%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $473 per month, and the median house value is $10,000. The median age in Poston is 27.6 years, 22.7 years for males, and 27.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 51.2 males.

Poston Demographics

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

  • White: 41.30%
  • Other race: 31.99%
  • Native American: 22.67%
  • Two or more races: 4.04%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Poston, Arizona is 322, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 322.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 285.

Poston, Arizona Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13341.30%
Some Other Race10331.99%
American Indian and Alaska Native7322.67%
Two or More Races134.04%
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Poston Population Pyramid 2020

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Poston Median Age

27.6


Total

22.7


Male

27.8


Female

Poston Adults

There are 247 adults, (17 of whom are seniors) in Poston.

Poston Age Dependency

40

Age Dependency Ratio

7.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Poston Sex Ratio

Female

213

66.15%

Male

109

33.85%

Poston Households and Families

Poston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Poston Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married100%0%
All40.6%59.4%
Female40%60%
Non Family0%100%
Male0%0%

40.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All694.6740.6
Non Family261.920
Female25440
Married189.56100
Male00

6

Average Family Size

4.67

Average Household Size

17.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Poston Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2413.71%
9th to 12th Grade4525.71%
High School Graduate8146.29%
Some College2514.29%
Associates Degree0.00%
Bachelors Degree0.00%
Graduate Degree0.00%
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Poston Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic12387
Other Race7461
Native American488
White1611

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 82.43%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 0.00%.

Poston Language

Poston Language by Age

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Poston Language

34.32% of Poston residents speak only English, while 65.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 65.68% of the population.

Poston Poverty

Poston Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native734764.38%
White302583.33%
Multiple1313100.00%

26.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.44%

Male Poverty Rate

25.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Poston

The race most likely to be in poverty in Poston is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Poston is Native, with 64.38% 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 26.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 45.83%.

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or GreaterNaN%
Some College76.00%
Less Than High School20.29%
High School0.00%
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Name Poverty
Female Employed21.05%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Poston Income

Poston Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households-$34,651
Families-$40,086
Married Families--
Non Families-$25,662
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Poston Marital Status

Poston Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

31.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.6%

Male Marriage Rate

22.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Poston Married by Age and Sex

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Poston Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Poston Marital Status by Race

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Poston Veterans

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Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
World War II
Korea
Vietnam
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
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Age Group Veterans
75+
65 to 74
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34
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Poston Veterans by Education

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NaN%

Veteran Poverty Rate

NaN%

Veteran Disability Rate

Poston Employment Status

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55.6%

Labor Force Participation

40.1%

Employment Rate

28%

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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62.42%

Born in Arizona

78.26%

Native Born

21.74%

Foreign Born

17.70%

Non Citizen

4.04%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

78.26% of Poston residents were born in the United States, with 62.42% having been born in Arizona. 17.70% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203220.00%
20193220.00%
2018322103.21%
2017312-35-10.09%
2016347-23-6.22%
2015370246.94%
20143466020.98%
2013286-68-19.21%
20123546020.41%
201129493.16%
20102850.00%