Surprise, AZ Livability Score

Surprise, AZ is Exceptionally Livable
  • • Surprise is ranked #1481 in Arizona
  • • Surprise is ranked #1001 in the USA
  • Sunny Weather
  • Lots of Local Amenities
  • High Graduation Rates
  • Low Crime Rates
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The Locals

Population (2013)115,0076,410,979309,138,711
Population density (sq mi)1,0665890
Median age36.036.037.2
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)69%55%56%
Have children (under 18yrs)46%44%45%
African American5%4%13%
Speak English88%73%79%
Speak Spanish8%21%13%
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  • cw69j reviewed Surprise
  • November 02, 2014
Surprise Law EnforcementThe city of surprise is a beautiful place. It would not be a good place to live however. They have a young eager police force. You are taking a BIG risk driving through the city of Surprise Arizona. You better watch out for the police.Read full review

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