Rio Rico demographics profile

StatisticRio RicoArizonaNational
Population18,5896,728,577318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)2995791
Median age32.537.137.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)59%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1859%42%43%
Speak English18%73%79%
Speak Spanish81%20%13%
Rio Rico, AZ has a population of 18,589 and is the 2,349th largest city in the United States. The population density is 299 per sq mi which is 419% higher than the Arizona average and 230% higher than the national average. The median age in Rio Rico is 33 which is approximately 12% lower than the Arizona average of 37. In Rio Rico, 59% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 18% speak English and 81% speak Spanish. 49% of Rio Rico residents were born in Arizona, 15% were born out of state, 3% were born outside of the United States and 32% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Rio Rico is 419% higher than Arizona.
  • The median age in Rio Rico is 12% lower than Arizona.
  • In Rio Rico 85.21% of the population is White.
  • In Rio Rico 0.26% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Rio Rico 0.61% of the population is Asian.

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Rio Rico population breakdown by race

RaceRio RicoArizonaNational
White85.21%77.80%73.35%
Black or African American0.26%4.27%12.63%
Asian0.61%3.05%5.22%
American Indian0.19%4.41%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.19%0.18%
Mixed race1.14%3.31%3.06%
Other race12.59%6.97%4.75%
In Rio Rico, 89.0% 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 Rio Rico, AZ demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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