Navajo County, Arizona Population 2022

Navajo County, Arizona's estimated population is 112,970 with a growth rate of 0.61% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Navajo County, Arizona is the 10th largest county in Arizona. The 2010 Population was 107,697 and has seen a growth of 4.90% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19008,8290.00%
191011,4712,64229.92%
192016,0774,60640.15%
193021,2025,12531.88%
194025,3094,10719.37%
195029,4464,13716.35%
196037,9948,54829.03%
197047,7159,72125.59%
198067,62919,91441.74%
199077,65810,02914.83%
2010107,69730,03938.68%
2011107,552-145-0.13%
2012107,313-239-0.22%
2013107,135-178-0.17%
2014107,7015660.53%
2015107,638-63-0.06%
2016108,4678290.77%
2017109,0796120.56%
2018110,2421,1631.07%
2019110,9246820.62%
2020111,6066820.61%
2021112,2886820.61%
2022112,9706820.61%
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Navajo County, Arizona Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White52,11047.26%
Black or African American1,1741.06%
American Indian and Alaska Native48,40143.89%
Asian5210.47%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1620.15%
Some Other Race3,9643.59%
Two or More Races3,9393.57%
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Navajo County, Arizona Population by Race

Navajo County, Arizona Population Pyramid 2022

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Navajo County, Arizona Median Age

38.2


Total

36.1


Male

39.5


Female

Navajo County, Arizona Adults

There are 81,091 adults, (19,944 of whom are seniors) in Navajo County, Arizona.

Navajo County, Arizona Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Navajo County, Arizona Sex Ratio

Female

54,994

49.87%

Male

55,277

50.13%

Navajo County, Arizona Population by Age

Navajo County, Arizona Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Navajo County, Arizona Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.1%18.9%
All69.7%30.3%
Non Family61.8%38.2%
Male58.9%41.1%
Female57.5%42.5%

69.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Navajo County, Arizona Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All36,4062.9569.7
Married16,7393.4781.1
Male1,9584.1858.9
Female6,8514.157.5
Non Family10,8581.261.8

3.57

Average Family Size

2.95

Average Household Size

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Navajo County, Arizona Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,1335.75%
9th to 12th Grade7,48710.41%
High School Graduate21,00229.20%
Some College21,35429.69%
Associates Degree6,3548.84%
Bachelors Degree6,8989.59%
Graduate Degree4,6906.52%
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Navajo County, Arizona Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Navajo County, Arizona Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian399340223
White34,15931,7748,583
2+ Races1,8261,523231
Black856782104
Islander73738
Hispanic7,0675,171774
Native American28,49921,3801,715
Other Race2,8151,82098

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 55.89%.

Navajo County, Arizona Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,105$35,730$26,468
Less Than 9th Grade$24,649$28,927$17,068
High School Graduate$24,468$28,890$20,574
Some College$30,718$37,458$26,179
Bachelors Degree$42,602$51,697$37,398
Graduate Degree$54,648$71,776$51,497

$31,105

Average Earnings

$35,730

Average Male

$26,468

Average Female

Navajo County, Arizona Earnings by Educational Attainment

Navajo County, Arizona Language by Age

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Navajo County, Arizona Language

63.59% of Navajo County, Arizona residents speak only English, while 36.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 29.48% of the population.

Navajo County, Arizona Language

Navajo County, Arizona Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian52119938.20%
Native47,42217,40636.70%
Black90230633.92%
Multiple3,7301,04928.12%
Hispanic11,5863,19127.54%
Islander1624326.54%
White45,2655,67112.53%
Other969NaN%

25.32%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.99%

Male Poverty Rate

26.61%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Navajo County, Arizona

The race most likely to be in poverty in Navajo County, Arizona is Asian, with 38.20% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Navajo 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 4.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.90%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.54%.

Navajo County, Arizona Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade41.19%
High School27.37%
Some College14.86%
Bachelors or Greater6.21%

Navajo County, Arizona Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed9.81%
Male Unemployed31.82%
Female Employed12.64%
Female Unemployed51.44%

Navajo County, Arizona Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Navajo County, Arizona Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,140$56,393
Families$50,254$63,370
Married Families$65,298$76,221
Non Families$26,545$36,657
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Income by Household Type

Navajo County, Arizona Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.2%

Male Marriage Rate

43.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Navajo County, Arizona Married by Age and Sex

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Navajo 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 55-64.

Navajo County, Arizona Marital Status by Race

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Navajo County, Arizona Marital Status

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7,254

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War950
First Gulf War1,234
Vietnam2,873
Korea493
World War II103

Navajo County, Arizona Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34413
35 to 541,449
55 to 641,351
65 to 742,172
75+1,869

Navajo County, Arizona Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5,39613.22%
Black898.76%
Native American1,2993.90%
Asian286.64%
Other Race2718.10%
2+ Races1718.13%
Hispanic4985.91%

Navajo County, Arizona Veterans by Race

Navajo County, Arizona Veterans by Education

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10.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Navajo County, Arizona Veterans by Education

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46.1%

Labor Force Participation

41%

Employment Rate

11%

Unemployment Rate

Navajo County, Arizona Employment by Age

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Navajo County, Arizona Employment by Race

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Navajo 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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68.13%

Born in Navajo County, Arizona

97.40%

Native Born

2.60%

Foreign Born

1.32%

Non Citizen

1.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.40% of Navajo County, Arizona residents were born in the United States, with 68.13% having been born in Arizona. 1.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Navajo 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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