|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Safford is 10,269. Safford, Arizona is the 3,093rd largest city in the US.
Safford is located entirely in Graham County.
The current population of Safford (10,269) is it's peak population.
Safford has grown 11.1% since the 2000. Safford, Arizona's growth is about average. 50% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Safford has a population density of 1,117.4 people per square mile.
|3088||Garden City, Georgia||10,306||1.8%|
|3089||Port Townsend, Washington||10,306||23.2%|
|3091||North Bend, Oregon||10,285||8.0%|
|3095||Watervliet, New York||10,265||3.7%|
|3097||New Hyde Park, New York||10,258||7.5%|
The total voting age population of Safford, Arizona, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 6,913. The voting age population is 48.4% male and 51.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.7% of the residents of Safford are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Safford are 92.1% White, 3.4% Black, 2.5% Other, 1.3% Two or more races and 0.7% American Indian. Additionally, 47.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Safford, 20.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 27.7%. On a per-household basis, 18.3% of families are below the poverty line in Safford.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.7% of Safford residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.4% of Safford residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.0% have a bachelor's degree and 4.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Safford residents aged 5 and older, 15.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 15.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Safford is 5.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Safford, 19.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Safford is $50,255.
In Safford, 63.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 36.6% of housing units in Safford.
Of all the housing units in Safford, 12.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Safford, 20.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 860 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Safford is $713.
In Safford, 75.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.