Mohave County, Arizona Population 2022

Mohave County, Arizona's estimated population is 220,848 with a growth rate of 1.33% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mohave County, Arizona is the 7th largest county in Arizona. The 2010 Population was 200,314 and has seen a growth of 10.25% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18701790.00%
18801,1901,011564.80%
18901,44425421.34%
19003,4261,982137.26%
19103,77334710.13%
19205,2591,48639.39%
19305,5723135.95%
19408,5913,01954.18%
19508,510-81-0.94%
19607,736-774-9.10%
197025,85718,121234.24%
198055,86530,008116.05%
199093,49737,63267.36%
2010200,314106,817114.25%
2011202,8122,4981.25%
2012203,3475350.26%
2013203,126-221-0.11%
2014203,4232970.15%
2015204,5741,1510.57%
2016205,4128380.41%
2017207,0171,6050.78%
2018209,2922,2751.10%
2019212,1812,8891.38%
2020215,0702,8891.36%
2021217,9592,8891.34%
2022220,8482,8891.33%
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Mohave County, Arizona Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White185,58487.96%
Black or African American1,9760.94%
American Indian and Alaska Native4,3232.05%
Asian2,5061.19%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4700.22%
Some Other Race6,6473.15%
Two or More Races9,4924.50%
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Mohave County, Arizona Population by Race

Mohave County, Arizona Population Pyramid 2022

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Mohave County, Arizona Median Age

52.3


Total

51.2


Male

53.1


Female

Mohave County, Arizona Adults

There are 174,992 adults, (64,146 of whom are seniors) in Mohave County, Arizona.

Mohave County, Arizona Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

57.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Mohave County, Arizona Sex Ratio

Female

104,556

49.55%

Male

106,442

50.45%

Mohave County, Arizona Population by Age

Mohave County, Arizona Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mohave County, Arizona Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.7%18.3%
All70.4%29.6%
Non Family63.4%36.6%
Male60.5%39.5%
Female49.4%50.6%

70.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mohave County, Arizona Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All90,4132.2970.4
Married42,4242.7881.7
Male5,0783.260.5
Female9,0283.4849.4
Non Family33,8831.2363.4

2.81

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

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Mohave County, Arizona Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6,3193.90%
9th to 12th Grade15,7269.69%
High School Graduate55,70834.34%
Some College48,03529.61%
Associates Degree14,6909.06%
Bachelors Degree13,4998.32%
Graduate Degree8,2505.09%
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Mohave County, Arizona Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mohave County, Arizona Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Islander280268142
Asian2,1471,783995
Black1,4371,224236
White131,025116,70117,893
2+ Races5,2194,791588
Hispanic21,50815,0081,811
Native American2,7292,180189
Other Race4,4732,430305

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 95.71%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 50.71%.

Mohave County, Arizona Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,661$35,683$28,352
Less Than 9th Grade$22,377$24,299$20,545
High School Graduate$27,289$33,472$23,419
Some College$32,287$36,518$30,780
Bachelors Degree$45,957$50,896$43,438
Graduate Degree$65,797$83,977$54,074

$31,661

Average Earnings

$35,683

Average Male

$28,352

Average Female

Mohave County, Arizona Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mohave County, Arizona Language by Age

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Mohave County, Arizona Language

89.38% of Mohave County, Arizona residents speak only English, while 10.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.63% of the population.

Mohave County, Arizona Language

Mohave County, Arizona Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1,72255932.46%
Native4,1781,32731.76%
Multiple9,3812,42025.80%
Hispanic34,1936,62519.38%
White159,54323,71014.86%
Asian2,4832218.90%
Islander47040.85%
Other1,094NaN%

16.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.42%

Male Poverty Rate

16.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mohave County, Arizona

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mohave County, Arizona is Black, with 32.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mohave 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 3.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.89%.

Mohave County, Arizona Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.22%
High School14.34%
Some College13.15%
Bachelors or Greater6.58%

Mohave County, Arizona Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.06%
Male Unemployed35.63%
Female Employed8.65%
Female Unemployed42.58%

Mohave County, Arizona Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mohave County, Arizona Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,686$63,434
Families$57,058$71,790
Married Families$63,526$79,055
Non Families$29,723$45,617
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Income by Household Type

Mohave County, Arizona Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.0%

Male Marriage Rate

49.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Mohave County, Arizona Married by Age and Sex

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Mohave County, Arizona Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Mohave County, Arizona Marital Status by Race

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Mohave County, Arizona Marital Status

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25,050

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War2,445
First Gulf War3,492
Vietnam11,744
Korea2,195
World War II694

Mohave County, Arizona Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 341,184
35 to 542,980
55 to 644,865
65 to 748,437
75+7,584

Mohave County, Arizona Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White23,34114.95%
Black32120.28%
Native American1404.43%
Asian100.45%
Other Race4388.00%
2+ Races80013.08%
Hispanic1,6096.35%

Mohave County, Arizona Veterans by Race

Mohave County, Arizona Veterans by Education

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10.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mohave County, Arizona Veterans by Education

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44.8%

Labor Force Participation

41.4%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

Mohave County, Arizona Employment by Age

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Mohave County, Arizona Employment by Race

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Mohave 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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18.53%

Born in Mohave County, Arizona

93.83%

Native Born

6.17%

Foreign Born

3.13%

Non Citizen

3.04%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.83% of Mohave County, Arizona residents were born in the United States, with 18.53% having been born in Arizona. 3.13% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Mohave 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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