StatisticSouth TucsonArizonaNational
Population5,6277,278,717328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)5,4806591
Median age38.137.137.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)38%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%42%43%
Speak English35%73%79%
Speak Spanish63%20%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in South Tucson is 8330% higher than Arizona
  • The median age in South Tucson is 3% higher than Arizona
  • In South Tucson 63.23% of the population is White
  • In South Tucson 3.02% of the population is Black
  • In South Tucson 0.23% of the population is Asian

Compare South Tucson, AZ Demographics

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      South Tucson population breakdown by race

      RaceSouth TucsonArizonaNational
      White63.23%77.80%73.35%
      Black3.02%4.27%12.63%
      Asian0.23%3.05%5.22%
      American Indian10.22%4.41%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.19%0.18%
      Mixed race3.66%3.31%3.06%
      Other race19.64%6.97%4.75%
      In South Tucson, 79.8% 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

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      South Tucson age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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