Nationwide Claims to Fame

Phoenix is 4th out of 5,266 other cities in Retail sales

Phoenix is 6th out of 4,664 other cities in Current population (2012)

Phoenix is 6th out of 6,406 other cities in Households

Phoenix is 6th out of 6,406 other cities in Housing units

Phoenix is 7th out of 5,169 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Phoenix is 9th out of 6,406 other cities in Size in square miles

Phoenix is 11th out of 4,905 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Statewide Claims to Fame

Phoenix is 1st in Arizona out of 60 other cities in Current population (2012)

Phoenix is 1st in Arizona out of 73 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Phoenix is 1st in Arizona out of 74 other cities in Retail sales

Phoenix is 1st in Arizona out of 75 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Phoenix is 1st in Arizona out of 98 other cities in Households

Phoenix is 1st in Arizona out of 98 other cities in Housing units

Phoenix is 1st in Arizona out of 98 other cities in Size in square miles

Phoenix is 6th in Arizona out of 98 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Phoenix is 10th in Arizona out of 98 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Phoenix is 11th in Arizona out of 98 other cities in Foreign born residents

Phoenix, Arizona Border Map - Phone Size

General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Phoenix Rank Arizona US
Current population (2012) 1,488,750 1st 6,553,255 313,914,040
Size in square miles 516.7 1st 113,594.1 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,797.8 11th 56.3 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Phoenix Rank Arizona US
Residents younger than 5 8.3% 25th 6.7% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 28.2% 33rd 24.7% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 8.4% 76th 14.8% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Phoenix Rank Arizona US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 79.7% 75th 85.2% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 25.4% 38th 26.4% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Phoenix Rank Arizona US
Race - White 65.9% 79th 84.3% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 6.5% 10th 4.5% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 2.2% 28th 5.3% 1.2%
Race - Asian 3.2% 16th 3.1% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% 22nd 0.3% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.6% 36th 2.5% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 40.8% 19th 30.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 46.5% 78th 57.1% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Phoenix Rank Arizona US
Female residents 49.8% 80th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 21.5% 11th 13.9% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Phoenix Rank Arizona US
Housing units 590,149 1st 2,864,335 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 32.2% 6th 20.6% 25.9%
Households 516,084 1st 2,344,215 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 58.5% 88th 66.6% 66.1%
Home median value $201,000 36th $197,400 $186,200
People per household 2.8 33rd 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Phoenix Rank Arizona US
Income per capita $24,365 44th $25,784 $27,915
Income per household $48,596 50th $50,752 $52,762
Income below poverty line 20.3% 24th 16.2% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Phoenix Rank Arizona US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 112,202 1st 491,529 27,092,908
Retail sales $21,859,505 1st $86,758,801 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $14,209 31st $13,637 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $3,644,383 1st $13,268,514 $613,795,732

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