Tucson, Arizona Information & Statistics

Quick Facts

The 2018 population estimate for Tucson is 539,216, a change of 2.70% when compared to 2014. With an area of 238.33 square miles, this works out to a population density of 2,262.46 persons/mi2.
The number of households in 2018 were estimated to be 210,816, with an average household size of 2.43.
Tucson's 2018 unemployment rate was 8.22%.
The average household income in Tucson for 2018 was $55,689, while the median was $41,625.

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Tucson Fertility Rate

8,385 estimated births

Tucson Household Characteristics

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Type of Housing

Tucson Housing Values

Median mortgage payment for 2018: $1,159

Tucson Average Rent as Percentage of Gross Income

Median rent for 2018: $825

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Tucson Population Data

Period Geography Population
2014 Tucson city, Arizona 525,031
2015 Tucson city, Arizona 528,374
2016 Tucson city, Arizona 527,586
2017 Tucson city, Arizona 530,905
2018 Tucson city, Arizona 539,216