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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Tempe is 184,118. Tempe, Arizona is the 140th largest city in the US.
Tempe is located entirely in Maricopa County.
The current population of Tempe (184,118) is it's peak population.
Tempe has grown 15.8% since the 2000. Tempe, Arizona's growth is about average. 47% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Tempe has a population density of 4,050.2 people per square mile. Tempe has the 4th highest population density in Arizona.
|135||Providence, Rhode Island||189,692||9.1%|
|139||Newport News, Virginia||184,587||2.3%|
|143||Fort Lauderdale, Florida||181,668||6.1%|
|145||Elk Grove, California||178,997||119.1%|
The total voting age population of Tempe, Arizona, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 140,636. The voting age population is 51.4% male and 48.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 10.2% of the residents of Tempe are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Tempe are 68.3% White, 9.0% Asian, 8.3% Other, 6.9% Black, 4.6% Two or more races, 2.5% American Indian and 0.4% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 22.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Tempe, 19.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 19.8%. On a per-household basis, 9.4% of families are below the poverty line in Tempe.
Among those aged 16 and older, 69.1% of Tempe residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 93.2% of Tempe residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 46.5% have a bachelor's degree and 19.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Tempe residents aged 5 and older, 25.7% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 13.1% of residents speak Spanish at home, 4.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 5.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Tempe is 5.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Tempe, 13.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Tempe is $57,994.
In Tempe, 40.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 59.4% of housing units in Tempe.
Of all the housing units in Tempe, 0.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Tempe, 15.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 12,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Tempe is $1,164.
In Tempe, 88.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.