|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of South Tucson is 4,585. South Tucson, Arizona is the 5,047th largest city in the US.
South Tucson is located entirely in Pima County.
The peak population of South Tucson was in 2010, when its population was 5,652. In 2010, South Tucson was the 4,312th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,047th largest city in the US. South Tucson is currently 18.9% smaller than it was in 2010.
South Tucson has shrunk 16.8% since the year 2000. South Tucson, Arizona's growth is extremely below average. 95% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
South Tucson has a population density of 5,424.2 people per square mile. South Tucson has the 2nd highest population density in Arizona.
|5041||Holts Summit, Missouri||4,595||55.8%|
|5042||Pittsboro, North Carolina||4,592||92.6%|
|5045||La Joya, Texas||4,587||34.5%|
|5046||Southampton, New York||4,587||15.3%|
|5047||South Tucson, Arizona||4,585||-16.8%|
|5050||New Boston, Texas||4,579||-3.1%|
|5052||Little Falls, New York||4,572||-11.7%|
The total voting age population of South Tucson, Arizona, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,623. The voting age population is 51.4% male and 48.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 11.8% of the residents of South Tucson are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of South Tucson are 55.4% White, 22.7% American Indian, 15.1% Other, 4.0% Two or more races, 2.7% Black and 0.1% Asian. Additionally, 69.9% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In South Tucson, 43.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 58.8%. On a per-household basis, 36.6% of families are below the poverty line in South Tucson.
Among those aged 16 and older, 53.1% of South Tucson residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 63.7% of South Tucson residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 5.4% have a bachelor's degree and 2.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among South Tucson residents aged 5 and older, 54.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 52.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in South Tucson is 14.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In South Tucson, 12.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in South Tucson is $24,967.
In South Tucson, 33.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 66.2% of housing units in South Tucson.
Of all the housing units in South Tucson, 13.2% of them were build before 1940.
In South Tucson, 10.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 230 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in South Tucson is $630.
In South Tucson, 60.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.