StatisticUniversity HeightsTempeArizona
Population density (sq mi)4,9604,37065
Median age21.528.537.1
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a34%53%
Families w/ Kids under 1838%39%42%
Speak Englishn/a75%73%
Speak Spanishn/a14%20%

Key findings

  • The population density in University Heights is 13% higher than Tempe
  • The median age in University Heights is 25% lower than Tempe
  • In University Heights 58.89% of the population is White
  • In University Heights 6.79% of the population is Black
  • In University Heights 21.78% of the population is Asian

Compare Tempe, AZ Demographics


      University Heights population breakdown by race

      RaceUniversity HeightsTempeArizona
      American Indian0.00%2.60%4.41%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.46%0.19%
      Mixed race0.70%4.16%3.31%
      Other race11.85%9.33%6.97%
      In University Heights, 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

      University Heights age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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