Phoenix, Arizona Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Phoenix is 1,610,071, a change of 8.00% when compared to 2014. With an area of 518.93 square miles, this works out to a population density of 3,102.70 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 555,013, with an average household size of 2.87.
Phoenix's 2018 unemployment rate was 6.12%.
The average household income in Phoenix for 2018 was $76,711, while the median was $54,765.

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Phoenix Fertility Rate

23,984 estimated births

Phoenix Household Characteristics

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Type of Housing

Phoenix Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $1,417

Phoenix Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $999

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Phoenix Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Phoenix city, Arizona 1,490,758
2015 Phoenix city, Arizona 1,514,208
2016 Phoenix city, Arizona 1,555,324
2017 Phoenix city, Arizona 1,574,421
2018 Phoenix city, Arizona 1,610,071