Latest Data (2017)
Population 9,641
Nationwide Rank 3141

Quick Facts

Safford, Arizona is the 3,141st largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Safford, Arizona is a city.

Safford, Arizona is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Safford had its largest population ever.

Safford, Arizona's growth is about average. 52% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Safford, Arizona Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
3131 Chillicothe, Missouri 9,668 7.8%
3132 Coweta, Oklahoma 9,668 30.8%
3133 Sparta, Wisconsin 9,664 10.8%
3134 Lowell, Indiana 9,661 27.3%
3135 Rifle, Colorado 9,661 39.8%
3136 Winterville, North Carolina 9,654 98.5%
3137 Boaz, Alabama 9,652 24.4%
3138 Silver City, New Mexico 9,647 -8.0%
3139 St. Pete Beach, Florida 9,647 -2.9%
3140 Mooresville, Indiana 9,641 1.7%
3141 Safford, Arizona 9,641 4.3%
3142 Bernalillo, New Mexico 9,638 46.4%
3143 Bristol, Pennsylvania 9,631 -3.1%
3144 Monticello, Arkansas 9,627 4.9%
3145 Clarksville, Arkansas 9,618 24.4%
3146 Sweet Home, Oregon 9,612 20.0%
3147 Orange Cove, California 9,604 22.2%
3148 Clay, Alabama 9,599 10.4%
3149 Brownsville, Tennessee 9,592 -10.9%
3150 Rye Brook, New York 9,589 10.4%
3151 Washington, North Carolina 9,571 -1.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Arizona

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1888 Eloy 19,168 82.3%
2155 Douglas 16,165 -2.5%
2160 Somerton 16,120 113.1%
2224 Payson 15,520 13.4%
2343 Paradise Valley 14,293 4.3%
2577 Coolidge 12,698 49.1%
2684 Cottonwood 12,023 28.1%
2738 Chino Valley 11,705 41.7%
2829 Camp Verde 11,201 18.0%
2848 Show Low 11,098 40.3%
2998 Sedona 10,336 0.8%
3141 Safford 9,641 4.3%
3184 Winslow 9,402 -1.5%
3728 Page 7,553 10.7%
3768 Wickenburg 7,409 25.6%
3788 Globe 7,356 -1.5%
3845 Tolleson 7,205 43.2%
3983 Youngtown 6,760 123.8%
4073 Guadalupe 6,525 24.7%
4257 Litchfield Park 6,009 57.2%
4367 Snowflake 5,753 28.3%
4415 South Tucson 5,643 2.3%
4420 Cave Creek 5,622 49.1%
4617 Bisbee 5,192 -16.6%
4696 Holbrook 5,049 1.6%
4713 Thatcher 5,021 23.7%
4799 Eagar 4,881 20.6%
4825 Benson 4,837 2.2%
4826 Colorado City 4,837 43.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 9,641 3,141
2016 9,604 3,129
2015 9,683 3,098
2014 9,744 3,075
2013 9,602 3,083
2012 9,479 3,092
2011 9,476 3,086
2010 9,566 3,046
2009 9,832 2,976
2008 9,712 2,979
2007 9,149 3,080
2006 8,842 3,141
2005 8,829 3,113
2004 8,800 3,088
2003 8,896 3,050
2002 9,027 3,001
2001 9,177 2,949
2000 9,241 2,918
1990 7,697 3,005