La Paz County, Arizona Population 2022

La Paz County, Arizona's estimated population is 21,315 with a growth rate of 0.32% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. La Paz County, Arizona is the 15th largest county in Arizona. The 2010 Population was 20,497 and has seen a growth of 3.99% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
199013,8440.00%
201020,4976,65348.06%
201120,6041070.52%
201220,521-83-0.40%
201320,52210.00%
201420,516-6-0.03%
201520,466-50-0.24%
201620,6481820.89%
201720,706580.28%
201821,0393331.61%
201921,108690.33%
202021,177690.33%
202121,246690.33%
202221,315690.32%
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La Paz County, Arizona Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White15,58474.09%
Black or African American2050.97%
American Indian and Alaska Native3,07014.59%
Asian1710.81%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander40.02%
Some Other Race8534.06%
Two or More Races1,1485.46%
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La Paz County, Arizona Population by Race

La Paz County, Arizona Population Pyramid 2022

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La Paz County, Arizona Median Age

57.4


Total

57.3


Male

57.7


Female

La Paz County, Arizona Adults

There are 17,661 adults, (8,368 of whom are seniors) in La Paz County, Arizona.

La Paz County, Arizona Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

90

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

La Paz County, Arizona Sex Ratio

Female

10,285

48.89%

Male

10,750

51.11%

La Paz County, Arizona Population by Age

La Paz County, Arizona Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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La Paz County, Arizona Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.3%18.7%
All71.8%28.2%
Non Family68.6%31.4%
Female57.6%42.4%
Male48.6%51.4%

71.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

La Paz County, Arizona Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,9282.171.8
Married4,4272.5681.3
Male666348.6
Female9733.257.6
Non Family3,8621.1468.6

2.59

Average Family Size

2.1

Average Household Size

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La Paz County, Arizona Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1817.11%
9th to 12th Grade2,06412.43%
High School Graduate5,48833.06%
Some College4,68628.23%
Associates Degree1,2187.34%
Bachelors Degree1,3788.30%
Graduate Degree5853.52%
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La Paz County, Arizona Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

La Paz County, Arizona Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian14414473
White10,8639,3521,510
Black18213422
2+ Races63458049
Hispanic3,5892,279238
Native American1,8911,463125
Other Race56236620
Islander44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 50.69%.

La Paz County, Arizona Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,131$33,926$20,410
Less Than 9th Grade$24,500$27,802$13,841
High School Graduate$28,790$33,340$19,466
Some College$29,631$42,000$20,753
Bachelors Degree$42,604$37,891$43,073
Graduate Degree$34,917$40,556$

$29,131

Average Earnings

$33,926

Average Male

$20,410

Average Female

La Paz County, Arizona Earnings by Educational Attainment

La Paz County, Arizona Language by Age

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La Paz County, Arizona Language

80.49% of La Paz County, Arizona residents speak only English, while 19.51% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.42% of the population.

La Paz County, Arizona Language

La Paz County, Arizona Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native3,0001,27742.57%
Hispanic5,7941,51726.18%
White11,8352,06717.47%
Multiple1,14715113.16%
Black193126.22%
Other197NaN%

22.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.55%

Male Poverty Rate

26.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in La Paz County, Arizona

The race most likely to be in poverty in La Paz County, Arizona is Native, with 42.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in La Paz County, Arizona is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.50%.

La Paz County, Arizona Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade32.32%
High School19.11%
Some College17.34%
Bachelors or Greater10.41%

La Paz County, Arizona Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed7.63%
Male Unemployed16.47%
Female Employed13.77%
Female Unemployed74.78%

La Paz County, Arizona Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

La Paz County, Arizona Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,956$48,535
Families$45,110$58,513
Married Families$49,712-
Non Families$17,195$30,058
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Income by Household Type

La Paz County, Arizona Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.9%

Male Marriage Rate

52.4%

Female Marriage Rate

La Paz County, Arizona Married by Age and Sex

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La Paz County, Arizona 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 Over 65.

La Paz County, Arizona Marital Status by Race

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La Paz County, Arizona Marital Status

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2,835

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War89
First Gulf War153
Vietnam1,133
Korea292
World War II21

La Paz County, Arizona Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3461
35 to 54193
55 to 64163
65 to 74911
75+1,507

La Paz County, Arizona Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2,51518.27%
Black6934.16%
Native American1718.26%
Islander4100.00%
Other Race91.27%
2+ Races678.72%
Hispanic1243.05%

La Paz County, Arizona Veterans by Race

La Paz County, Arizona Veterans by Education

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13.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

La Paz County, Arizona Veterans by Education

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37.6%

Labor Force Participation

34.3%

Employment Rate

8.8%

Unemployment Rate

La Paz County, Arizona Employment by Age

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La Paz County, Arizona Employment by Race

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La Paz County, Arizona 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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29.19%

Born in La Paz County, Arizona

89.85%

Native Born

10.15%

Foreign Born

6.73%

Non Citizen

3.42%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.85% of La Paz County, Arizona residents were born in the United States, with 29.19% having been born in Arizona. 6.73% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

La Paz County, Arizona Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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