StatisticWhyArizonaNational
Population1627,278,717328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)186591
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%

Key findings

  • The population density in Why is 72% 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
  • In Why 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Why, AZ Demographics

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      Why population breakdown by race

      RaceWhyArizonaNational
      White62.96%77.80%73.35%
      Black0.00%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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      Age of children in married couples

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