Population density (sq mi)3,0056591
Median age33.337.137.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1850%42%43%
Speak English63%73%79%
Speak Spanish31%20%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Phoenix is 4522% higher than Arizona
  • The median age in Phoenix is 10% lower than Arizona
  • In Phoenix 72.59% of the population is White
  • In Phoenix 6.81% of the population is Black
  • In Phoenix 3.53% of the population is Asian

Compare Phoenix, AZ Demographics


      Phoenix population breakdown by race

      American Indian2.01%4.41%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.21%0.19%0.18%
      Mixed race3.38%3.31%3.06%
      Other race11.48%6.97%4.75%
      In Phoenix, 41.8% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Phoenix age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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