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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Surprise is 149,191. Surprise, Arizona is the 179th largest city in the US.
Surprise is located entirely in Maricopa County.
The current population of Surprise (149,191) is it's peak population.
Surprise has grown 361.2% since the 2000. Surprise, Arizona is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 100% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Surprise has a population density of 1,111.3 people per square mile.
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The total voting age population of Surprise, Arizona, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 98,689. The voting age population is 47.4% male and 52.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 22.6% of the residents of Surprise are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Surprise are 84.3% White, 6.4% Black, 3.1% Other, 2.9% Two or more races, 2.8% Asian, 0.3% American Indian and 0.1% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 19.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Surprise, 7.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 9.0%. On a per-household basis, 5.5% of families are below the poverty line in Surprise.
Among those aged 16 and older, 56.3% of Surprise residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.5% of Surprise residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 28.6% have a bachelor's degree and 9.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Surprise residents aged 5 and older, 13.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 8.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Surprise is 5.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Surprise, 12.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Surprise is $69,076.
In Surprise, 75.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 24.1% of housing units in Surprise.
In Surprise, 68.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 38,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Surprise is $1,349.
In Surprise, 91.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.