The Town of Buckeye had a population of 62,268 as of July 1, 2016. Buckeye ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Arizona. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Buckeye is located at latitude 33.4329 and longitude -112.6482 in Maricopa County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Buckeye (see map below) encompass a land area of 392.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles. Maricopa County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 869 feet.
The Town of Buckeye (GNIS ID: 2411736) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Arizona is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Buckeye is located within Buckeye Division of Maricopa County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Buckeye population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Buckeye: Sydney.
|Population in Households||56,804|
|Population in Familes||50,043|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||5,464|
|Average Household Size||3.2|
|Average Family Size||4|
|Total Housing Units||22,015 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||13,045 (59.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||4,695 (21.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||4,275 (19.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$170,851|
|Average Home Value||$209,458|
|Median Household Income||$61,204|
|Average Household Income||$74,680|
|Per Capita Income||$22,994|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.34%|
|Per Capita Income||1.99%|
The table below compares Buckeye to the other 451 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arizona by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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.
|Total Population||# 17||96th|
|Population Density1||# 233||49th|
|Diversity Index2||# 27||94th|
|Median Household Income||# 42||91st|
|Per Capita Income||# 149||67th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arizona Census Data Comparison Tool.