Mohave County AZ Information


Mohave County Subdivisions

Mohave County AZ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 211,373
Population in Households 206,564
Population in Familes 160,313
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,809
Population Density1 16
Diversity Index2 48


Total Households 86,683
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 56,158
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 118,020 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 58,220 (49.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 28,463 (24.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 31,337 (26.6%)
Median Home Value $157,432
Average Home Value $202,610


Median Household Income $38,056
Average Household Income $51,697
Per Capita Income $21,556
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.87% 0.5%
Households 0.79% 0.56%
Families 0.62% 0.45%
Median Household Income   -0.45%
Per Capita Income   1.56%
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.


Mohave County AZ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Mohave County to the other 15 counties and county equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 5 73rd
Population Density1 # 8 53rd
Diversity Index2 # 14 13th
Median Household Income # 13 20th
Per Capita Income # 9 47th

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