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May 18, 2011  |   Posted by :   |   NUIFC Metro Data   |   0 Comment»

 

Phoenix*
2006-2008


American Indian** Non-Hispanic White*** Total
Population 112,871 2,473,665 4,160,999
% of Total Population 2.7% 59.4%
American Indian Tribes Specified %
Navajo 30.7%
Pima 27.1%
Tohono O’Odham 7.7%
Yaqui 5.1%
Other Tribes 29.3%
Age Distribution %:
Under Age 18 35.9% 20.5% 27.3%
Age 18 to 34 29.1% 20.8% 24.3%
Age 35 to 64 30.3% 42.3% 37.0%
Age 65 and over 4.7% 16.4% 11.4%
All Ages 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
Education Attainment % (Age 25+):
High school graduate or higher 77.4% 93.1% 83.8%
Bachelor’s degree or higher 12.4% 32.6% 26.8%
Graduate or professional degree 4.6% 11.4% 9.4%
Residence 1 Year Ago %:
Different house in the U.S. 24.3% 17.9% 19.5%
Different county 8.1% 6.0% 5.6%
Different state 3.8% 4.5% 4.0%
Employment Status % (Age 16+):
In Labor Force 61.8% 64.2% 65.6%
Unemployment Rate**** 11.1% 4.3% 4.9%
Income in Last 12 months:
Median Household Income $40,838 $61,900 $55,809
Median Family Income $42,532 $76,139 $65,347
Income Assistance
% of Households with Income from:
Cash Public Assistance 5.6% 1.2% 1.7%
Food Stamps 19.5% 3.5% 6.0%
Poverty Rate %:
All Individuals 24.0% 7.5% 13.1%
Individuals Under Age 18 30.0% 7.6% 18.3%
Housing Tenure %:
Owner Occupied 44.7% 75.0% 68.6%
Renter Occupied 55.3% 25.0% 31.4%
Median Value of Owner Occupied Home $184,500 $273,800 $255,500
Housing Unit Characteristics %:
More than 1.01 Persons Per Room 11.1% 1.1% 4.2%
Housing Costs as % of Income:
% Owners paying over 30% of Income 38.3% 36.6% 40.1%
% Renters paying over 30% of Income 48.0% 47.4% 49.7%

 

* Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area
** Note: Figures for American Indians include American Indians Alone or in combination with other races.
***Note: Figures for non-Hispanic whites do not include persons who claim more than one race.
**** The denominator for the unemployment rate is the total civilian labor force population age 16 and over.

Source: U.S. Census American Community Survey


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