Poston, Arizona Population 2022

242
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Poston is a city located in La Paz County Arizona. Poston has a 2020 population of 242. Poston is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -15.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 285 in 2010.

The average household income in Poston is $35,684 with a poverty rate of 73.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $382 per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Poston is 26 years, 21.5 years for males, and 33.1 years for females.

Poston Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Postonwas:

  • Native American: 79.57%
  • White: 11.29%
  • Two or more races: 9.14%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Poston, Arizona is 242 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 242.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 285.

Poston, Arizona Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2111.29%
American Indian and Alaska Native14879.57%
Two or More Races179.14%
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Poston Population by Race

Poston Population Pyramid 2022

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Poston Median Age

20.5


Total

20.4


Male

24.1


Female

Poston Adults

There are 101 adults, ( of whom are seniors) in Poston.

Poston Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

0

Old Age Dependency Ratio

84.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Poston Sex Ratio

Female

107

57.53%

Male

79

42.47%

Poston Population by Age

Poston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Poston Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female25%75%
All15.5%84.5%
Married0%0%
Male0%0%
Non Family0%100%

15.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Poston Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All712.6215.5
Married00
Male00
Female443.2325
Non Family271.630

2.93

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

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Poston Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade2230.14%
High School Graduate4054.79%
Some College1115.07%
Associates Degree0.00%
Bachelors Degree0.00%
Graduate Degree0.00%
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Poston Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Poston Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic2424
Native American7351

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

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

Poston Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$15,909$$
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$23,409$$
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$15,909

Average Earnings

$

Average Male

$

Average Female

Poston Earnings by Educational Attainment

Poston Language by Age

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Poston Language

92.36% of Poston residents speak only English, while 7.64% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.64% of the population.

Poston Language

Poston Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native14811980.41%
OtherNaN%
Multiple1717100.00%
Hispanic976364.95%

73.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

63.29%

Male Poverty Rate

80.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Poston

The race most likely to be in poverty in Poston is Native, with 80.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Poston is Hispanic, with 64.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 31.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 57.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 100.00%.

Poston Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade100.00%
High School27.50%
Some College100.00%
Bachelors or GreaterNaN%

Poston Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed66.67%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Poston Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Poston Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$14,609$18,663
Families$18,750$15,468
Married Families--
Non Families--
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Income by Household Type

Poston Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

0.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

0.0%

Male Marriage Rate

0.0%

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 15-19, while the female age group most likely to be married is 15-19.

Poston Marital Status by Race

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Poston Marital Status

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Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War
Vietnam
Korea
World War II

Poston Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 54
55 to 64
65 to 74
75+

Poston Veterans by Age

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Poston Veterans by Race

Poston Veterans by Education

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NaN%

Veteran Poverty Rate

NaN%

Veteran Disability Rate

Poston Veterans by Education

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56.4%

Labor Force Participation

56.4%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Poston Employment by Age

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Poston Employment by Race

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Poston 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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44.62%

Born in Poston

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Poston residents were born in the United States, with 44.62% having been born in Arizona. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Poston Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20102850.00%
201129493.16%
20123546020.41%
2013286-68-19.21%
20143466020.98%
2015370246.94%
2016347-23-6.22%
2017312-35-10.09%
2018322103.21%
2019242-80-24.84%
20202420.00%
20212420.00%
20222420.00%

Poston Population by Year