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Social Characteristics of Arizona

Arizona Selected Social Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey types of households (All)
    2,387,246
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households)
    1,569,399
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households)
    65.7%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    678,836
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households having own children under 18 years)
    28.4%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    1,137,141
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family)
    47.6%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    438,843
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Married-couple family / own children under 18 years)
    18.4%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    128,740
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family)
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    66,892
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Male householder, no wife present, family / own children under 18 years)
    2.8%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    303,518
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present)
    12.7%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    173,101
  • Percentage of types of households (All with Family households, Female householder, no husband present, family - With own children under 18 years)
    7.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households)
    817,847
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households)
    34.3%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    650,349
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone)
    27.2%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    232,792
  • Percentage of types of households (All with non-family households when Householder living alone, 65 years and over)
    9.8%
  • American Community Survey types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    768,113
  • Percentage of types of households (All households with one or more people under 18 years)
    32.2%
  • American Community Survey types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    673,115
  • Percentage of types of households (households with one or more people 65 years and over)
    28.2%
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average sized households)
    2.69
  • American Community Survey types of households (Average family size households)
    3.30
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (All)
    6,413,649
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    2,387,246
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Householder)
    37.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    1,136,620
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Spouse)
    17.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    1,950,876
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Child)
    30.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    517,093
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Other relatives)
    8.1%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    421,814
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives)
    6.6%
  • American Community Survey persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    168,136
  • Percentage of persons in households by relationship (Not relatives) Unmarried partner
    2.6%
  • American Community Survey number of males 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    2,570,191
  • American Community Survey number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    925,299
  • Percentage number of unmarried males 15 years and older
    36.0%
  • American Community Survey number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    1,260,274
  • Percentage number of married males 15 years and older (not including separated)
    49.0%
  • American Community Survey number of separated males 15 years and older
    41,383
  • Percentage number of separated males 15 years and older
    1.6%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed males 15 years and older
    65,970
  • Percentage number of widowed males 15 years and older
    2.6%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced males 15 years and older
    277,265
  • Percentage number of divorced males 15 years and older
    10.8%
  • American Community Survey number of females 15 years and older (by Marital status)
    2,640,886
  • American Community Survey number of females never married 15 years and older
    761,724
  • Percentage number of females never married 15 years and older
    28.8%
  • American Community Survey number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    1,231,510
  • Percentage number of females presently married 15 years and older (not including separated)
    46.6%
  • American Community Survey number of separated females 15 years and older
    57,508
  • Percentage of separated females 15 years and older
    2.2%
  • American Community Survey number of widowed females 15 years and older
    223,976
  • Percentage of widowed females 15 years and older
    8.5%
  • American Community Survey number of divorced females 15 years and older
    366,168
  • Percentage of divorced females 15 years and older
    13.9%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year
    86,173
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    34,239
  • Percentage of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year
    39.7%
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old unmarried (widowed, divorced, and never married) females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    40
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000)
    56
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 15 to 19 years old)
    22
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 20 to 34 years old)
    98
  • American Community Survey number of 15 to 50 years old females which had birth in the past year (Per 1,000 - 35 to 50 years old)
    26
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age
    163,322
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    64,290
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Responsible for grandchildren)
    39.4%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    14,668
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (Less than one year, responsible for grandchildren)
    9.0%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    14,492
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (1 or 2 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    8.9%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    10,243
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (3 or 4 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    6.3%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    24,887
  • Percentage of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (5 or more years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    15.2%
  • American Community Survey number of grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    64,290
  • American Community Survey number of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    39,078
  • Percentage of female grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    60.8%
  • American Community Survey number of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    45,299
  • Percentage of married grandparents with live-in grandchildren under 18 years of age (under 18 years old, responsible for grandchildren)
    70.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons enrolled in school 3 years of age and over
    1,751,801
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    83,218
  • Percentage of people enrolled in nursery school, preschool 3 years of age and over
    4.8%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    88,074
  • Percentage of people enrolled in kindergarten 3 years of age and over
    5.0%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    725,879
  • Percentage of people enrolled in Elementary school (grades 1-8) 3 years of age and over
    41.4%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    366,883
  • Percentage of people enrolled in High school (grades 9-12) 3 years of age and over
    20.9%
  • American Community Survey number of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    487,747
  • Percentage of people enrolled in College or graduate school 3 years of age and over
    27.8%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with education
    4,284,776
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    270,463
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with less than 9th grade education
    6.3%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    333,929
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with 9th to 12th grade (without diploma)
    7.8%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    1,050,079
  • Percentage number of people 25 years of age and older high school graduates and equivalency
    24.5%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    1,108,486
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with some college and no degree
    25.9%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    360,743
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with associate's degree
    8.4%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    733,845
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with bachelor's degree
    17.1%
  • American Community Survey number of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    427,231
  • Percentage of people 25 years of age and older with Graduate or professional degree
    10.0%
  • Percentage of people with high school graduate or higher
    85.9%
  • Percentage of people with a bachelor's degree or higher
    27.1%
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older)
    4,923,564
  • American Community Survey number of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    514,290
  • Percentage of Veterans (Civilian, 18 years and older) Civilian veterans
    10.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (By status)
    6,453,706
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    767,091
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (With a disability)
    11.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age)
    1,618,368
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    57,013
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (Under 18 years of age - with a disability)
    3.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years)
    3,872,790
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    384,311
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (18 to 64 years - with a disability)
    9.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over)
    962,548
  • American Community Survey number of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    325,767
  • Percentage of all civilian non-institutionalized persons (65 years and over - with a disability)
    33.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago)
    6,480,318
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    5,241,804
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Same house
    80.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    1,196,170
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S.
    18.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    842,191
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Same county
    13.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    353,979
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county
    5.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    121,586
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Same state
    1.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    232,393
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Different house in the U.S. Different county - Different state
    3.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    42,344
  • Percentage of persons 1 year and over (Residence 1 year ago) Abroad
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by place of birth)
    6,561,516
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons
    5,677,869
  • Percentage of Native persons
    86.5%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States)
    5,595,686
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States)
    85.3%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons - (Born in United States - State of residence)
    2,519,245
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence)
    38.4%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in United States - State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    3,076,441
  • Percentage of Native persons (State of residence - Born in United States - Different state)
    46.9%
  • American Community Survey number of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    82,183
  • Percentage of Native persons (Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island areas, or born abroad to American parent(s))
    1.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born
    883,647
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born
    13.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (by U.S. Citizenship status)
    883,647
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    339,481
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Naturalized U.S. citizen)
    38.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    544,166
  • Percentage of all persons foreign born (Non U.S. citizen)
    61.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons born abroad the U.S. (by year of entry)
    965,830
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (by year of entry)
    82,183
  • Percent; YEAR OF ENTRY - Native
    82183%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    4,583
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    5.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    77,600
  • Percentage of all native persons (entry - before 2010)
    94.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (by year of entry)
    883,647
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    60,672
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - 2010 or later)
    6.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    822,975
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (entry - before 2010)
    93.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) by world region
    883,647
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    82,850
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Europe
    9.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    159,515
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Asia
    18.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    23,987
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Africa
    2.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    4,216
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Oceania
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    572,046
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Latin America
    64.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    41,033
  • Percentage of all foreign born persons (excluding population born at sea) Northern America
    4.6%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older (by language spoken at home)
    6,120,900
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    4,477,793
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking English only
    73.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    1,643,107
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English
    26.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    574,153
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking a language other than English which speak English less than very well
    9.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    1,251,975
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Spanish at home
    20.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    457,022
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older, language spoken at home. Spanish, speaks English less than very well
    7.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    122,894
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home
    2.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    27,391
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other Indo-European languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    117,072
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home
    1.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    50,121
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Asian and Pacific Islander languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    151,166
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking Other languages at home
    2.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    39,619
  • Percentage of persons 5 years and older speaking other languages at home, speaks English less than very well
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons (by ancestry)
    6,561,516
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of American ancestry
    341,711
  • Percentage of all persons of American ancestry
    5.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Arab ancestry
    33,060
  • Percentage of all persons of Arab ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Czech ancestry
    27,086
  • Percentage of all persons of Czech ancestry
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Danish ancestry
    43,866
  • Percentage of all persons of Danish ancestry
    0.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    91,360
  • Percentage of all persons of Dutch ancestry
    1.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of English ancestry
    570,595
  • Percentage of all persons of English ancestry
    8.7%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    162,213
  • Percentage of all persons of French (except Basque) ancestry
    2.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    31,903
  • Percentage of all persons of French Canadian ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of German ancestry
    941,512
  • Percentage of all persons of German ancestry
    14.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Greek ancestry
    22,087
  • Percentage of all persons of Greek ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    28,313
  • Percentage of all persons of Hungarian ancestry
    0.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Irish ancestry
    623,098
  • Percentage of all persons of Irish ancestry
    9.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Italian ancestry
    283,349
  • Percentage of all persons of Italian ancestry
    4.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    11,299
  • Percentage of all persons of Lithuanian ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    115,124
  • Percentage of all persons of Norwegian ancestry
    1.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Polish ancestry
    158,216
  • Percentage of all persons of Polish ancestry
    2.4%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    16,326
  • Percentage of all persons of Portuguese ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Russian ancestry
    52,841
  • Percentage of all persons of Russian ancestry
    0.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    56,184
  • Percentage of all persons of Scotch-Irish ancestry
    0.9%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    120,522
  • Percentage of all persons of Scottish ancestry
    1.8%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    9,127
  • Percentage of all persons of Slovak ancestry
    0.1%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    33,357
  • Percentage of all persons of Sub-Saharan African ancestry
    0.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    101,077
  • Percentage of all persons of Swedish ancestry
    1.5%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    17,937
  • Percentage of all persons of Swiss ancestry
    0.3%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    14,418
  • Percentage of all persons of Ukrainian ancestry
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    42,312
  • Percentage of all persons of Welsh ancestry
    0.6%
  • American Community Survey number of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    10,053
  • Percentage of all persons of West Indian (excluding Hispanic origin groups) ancestry
    0.2%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.