Phoenix, AZ Population

Phoenix Population by Race

View population data for Phoenix, AZ below. The largest racial group is White, who make up 65.9% of the population. The next largest racial group is Hispanic at 40.8%.

Race City State USA
White
65.9%
951,958 people
73.0%
4,667,121 people
72.4%
223,553,265 people
Hispanic
40.8%
589,877 people
29.6%
1,895,149 people
16.3%
50,477,594 people
Black or African American
6.5%
93,608 people
4.1%
259,008 people
12.6%
38,929,319 people
Two or more races
3.6%
52,334 people
3.4%
218,300 people
2.9%
9,009,073 people
Asian
3.2%
45,597 people
2.8%
176,695 people
4.8%
14,674,252 people
American Indian and Alaska Native
2.2%
32,366 people
4.6%
296,529 people
0.9%
2,932,248 people
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
0.2%
2,555 people
0.2%
12,648 people
0.2%
540,013 people

Phoenix Population by Gender

The table below contains the population distribution by gender in Phoenix, AZ. The city is 50.2% males. 49.8% of the city's residents are females.

Gender City State USA
Male
50.2%
725,020 people
49.7%
3,175,823 people
49.2%
151,781,326 people
Female
49.8%
720,612 people
50.3%
3,216,194 people
50.8%
156,964,212 people

Phoenix Population by Age

Population by age for Phoenix, AZ is displayed in the table below. The city's total population is 1,445,632. People aged < 25 were the largest group.

Age City State USA
< 25
38.7%
559,012 people
35.4%
2,262,225 people
34.0%
104,853,555 people
25 - 44
33.3%
480,817 people
29.6%
1,893,710 people
30.3%
93,634,060 people
45 - 64
23.1%
334,162 people
24.5%
1,568,774 people
26.4%
81,489,445 people
> 64
8.4%
121,943 people
13.8%
881,831 people
13.0%
40,267,984 people
Notes
  • City rating based on comparing Phoenix to other Arizona cities.
  • State rating based on comparing Arizona to other U.S. states.
  • All ratings are segmented into quintiles (very low, low, average, high, very high).
  • Data provided by the 2010 U.S. Census.
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