New River is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the New River Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Maricopa County at latitude 33.9159 and longitude -112.136. Maricopa County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 2,014 feet.
The formal boundaries for the New River Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 56.09 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for New River: Duppa Station, Newriver.Photos of the local New River, AZ area
|Population in Households||15,258|
|Population in Familes||12,914|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||57|
|Average Household Size||2.65|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||6,339 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,034 (79.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||732 (11.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||573 ( 9.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$279,543|
|Average Home Value||$318,217|
|Median Household Income||$82,050|
|Average Household Income||$97,639|
|Per Capita Income||$36,564|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.46%|
|Per Capita Income||2.56%|
The table below compares New River 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.
|Total Population||# 49||89th|
|Population Density1||# 185||59th|
|Diversity Index2||# 315||31st|
|Median Household Income||# 8||98th|
|Per Capita Income||# 18||96th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arizona Census Data Comparison Tool.