StatisticSun CityArizonaNational
Population39,3637,278,717328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)2,7306591
Median age72.937.137.7
Male/Female ratio0.7:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)77%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 181%42%43%
Speak English96%73%79%
Speak Spanish3%20%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Sun City is 4099% higher than Arizona
  • The median age in Sun City is 96% higher than Arizona
  • In Sun City 96.45% of the population is White
  • In Sun City 1.88% of the population is Black
  • In Sun City 0.46% of the population is Asian

Compare Sun City, AZ Demographics

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      Sun City population breakdown by race

      RaceSun CityArizonaNational
      White96.45%77.80%73.35%
      Black1.88%4.27%12.63%
      Asian0.46%3.05%5.22%
      American Indian0.23%4.41%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.02%0.19%0.18%
      Mixed race0.66%3.31%3.06%
      Other race0.29%6.97%4.75%
      In Sun City, 3.9% 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

      Sun City age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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