StatisticOptimist Park SwTempeArizona
Population density (sq mi)2,5704,37065
Median age50.728.537.1
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a34%53%
Families w/ Kids under 1815%39%42%
Speak Englishn/a75%73%
Speak Spanishn/a14%20%

Key findings

  • The population density in Optimist Park Sw is 41% lower than Tempe
  • The median age in Optimist Park Sw is 78% higher than Tempe
  • In Optimist Park Sw 85.94% of the population is White
  • In Optimist Park Sw 5.29% of the population is Black
  • In Optimist Park Sw 0.62% of the population is Asian

Compare Tempe, AZ Demographics


      Optimist Park Sw population breakdown by race

      RaceOptimist Park SwTempeArizona
      American Indian0.38%2.60%4.41%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.46%0.19%
      Mixed race1.38%4.16%3.31%
      Other race6.39%9.33%6.97%
      In Optimist Park Sw, 22.2% 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

      Optimist Park Sw age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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