Drexel Heights, AZ Profile: Facts, Map & Data

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Drexel Heights, Arizona - Basic Facts

The Drexel Heights Census Designated Place had a population of 28,253 as of July 1, 2016. Drexel Heights ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Drexel Heights is located at latitude 32.1446 and longitude -111.0489 in Pima County. The formal boundaries for the Drexel Heights Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 20.2 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Pima County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 2,526 feet.

The Drexel Heights Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408687) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Arizona is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Drexel Heights Census Designated Place is located within Tucson Division of Pima County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Drexel Heights population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.


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Drexel Heights, AZ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 28,253
Population in Households 28,196
Population in Familes 24,348
Population in Group Qrtrs 57
Population Density1 1,399
Diversity Index2 80
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 8,895
Average Household Size 3.17
Family Households 6,776
Average Family Size 4

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 9,835 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,654 (67.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,241 (22.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 940 ( 9.6%)
Median Home Value $133,291
Average Home Value $159,144
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $42,471
Average Household Income $53,942
Per Capita Income $17,071
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.29% 0.32%
Households 0.13% 0.23%
Families -0.04% 0.11%
Median Household Income   2.35%
Per Capita Income   1.72%
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.

Drexel Heights, AZ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Drexel Heights 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 34 93rd
Population Density1 # 41 91st
Diversity Index2 # 20 96th
Median Household Income # 153 66th
Per Capita Income # 282 38th

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