Safford is a city located in Graham County Arizona. It is also the county seat of Graham County. With a 2020 population of 10,301, it is the 45th largest city in Arizona and the 3033rd largest city in the United States . Safford is currently growing at a rate of 1.57% annually and its population has increased by 7.68% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,566 in 2010. Safford reached it's highest population of 10,301 in 2021. Spanning over 9 miles, Safford has a population density of 1,203 people per square mile.
The average household income in Safford is $57,904 with a poverty rate of 20.53%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $713 per month, and the median house value is $150,700. The median age in Safford is 32.1 years, 29.4 years for males, and 35 years for females.