Why demographics profile

StatisticWhyArizonaNational
Population1626,728,577318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)185791
Median age56.537.137.7
Male/Female ratio1.5:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)60%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 180%42%43%
Speak English100%73%79%
Speak Spanish0%20%13%
Why, AZ has a population of 162 and is the 25,353rd largest city in the United States. The population density is 18 per sq mi which is 69% lower than the Arizona average and 80% lower than the national average. The median age in Why is 57 which is approximately 52% higher than the Arizona average of 37. In Why, 60% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 100% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 59% of Why residents were born in Arizona, 35% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 7% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Why is 69% lower than Arizona.
  • The median age in Why is 52% higher than Arizona.
  • In Why 62.96% of the population is White.
  • In Why 0.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Why 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Why population breakdown by race

RaceWhyArizonaNational
White62.96%77.80%73.35%
Black or African American0.00%4.27%12.63%
Asian0.00%3.05%5.22%
American Indian37.04%4.41%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.19%0.18%
Mixed race0.00%3.31%3.06%
Other race0.00%6.97%4.75%
In Why, 14.8% 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.

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