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Brenda, Arizona - Basic Facts

Brenda is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Brenda Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in La Paz County at latitude 33.6798 and longitude -113.9447. La Paz County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 1,375 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Brenda Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 6.91 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Brenda, AZ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 672
Population in Households 670
Population in Familes 498
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density1 97
Diversity Index2 34


Total Households 391
Average Household Size 1.71
Family Households 240
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 734 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 344 (46.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 47 ( 6.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 343 (46.7%)
Median Home Value $158,051
Average Home Value $204,519


Median Household Income $31,393
Average Household Income $37,313
Per Capita Income $20,141
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.14% -0.27%
Households 0.24% 0.05%
Families -1.05% -0.08%
Median Household Income   3.47%
Per Capita Income   2.56%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Brenda, AZ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Brenda to the other 451 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arizona by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 253 44th
Population Density1 # 293 35th
Diversity Index2 # 254 44th
Median Household Income # 309 32nd
Per Capita Income # 181 60th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arizona Census Data Comparison Tool.