Population density (sq mi)1,1276591
Median age31.337.137.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1850%42%43%
Speak English83%73%79%
Speak Spanish16%20%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Safford is 1634% higher than Arizona
  • The median age in Safford is 16% lower than Arizona
  • In Safford 92.30% of the population is White
  • In Safford 1.33% of the population is Black
  • In Safford 0.89% of the population is Asian

Compare Safford, AZ Demographics


      Safford population breakdown by race

      American Indian1.47%4.41%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.19%0.18%
      Mixed race1.24%3.31%3.06%
      Other race2.77%6.97%4.75%
      In Safford, 43.2% 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

      Safford age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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