Desert Hills demographics profile

StatisticDesert HillsArizonaNational
Population density (sq mi)6465791
Median age58.437.137.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)75%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1819%42%43%
Speak English86%73%79%
Speak Spanish13%20%13%
Desert Hills, AZ has a population of 2,782 and is the 9,188th largest city in the United States. The population density is 646 per sq mi which is 1023% higher than the Arizona average and 613% higher than the national average. The median age in Desert Hills is 58 which is approximately 57% higher than the Arizona average of 37. In Desert Hills, 75% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 86% speak English and 13% speak Spanish. 14% of Desert Hills residents were born in Arizona, 72% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 14% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Desert Hills is 1023% higher than Arizona.
  • The median age in Desert Hills is 57% higher than Arizona.
  • In Desert Hills 81.85% of the population is White.
  • In Desert Hills 0.14% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Desert Hills 0.83% of the population is Asian.

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Desert Hills population breakdown by race

RaceDesert HillsArizonaNational
Black or African American0.14%4.27%12.63%
American Indian1.04%4.41%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.19%0.18%
Mixed race0.93%3.31%3.06%
Other race15.20%6.97%4.75%
In Desert Hills, 19.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Desert Hills, AZ demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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