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Topawa, Arizona - Basic Facts

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

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Pima County at latitude 31.814 and longitude -111.8257. Pima County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 2,467 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Topawa Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 5.16 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Topawa: Gokasmuk, Koksumok, Topahua, Topahua Well, Topawo, Topowa, Tupewa.

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


Total Population 299
Population in Households 299
Population in Familes 245
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 58
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 96
Average Household Size 3.11
Family Households 66
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 136 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 84 (61.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 12 ( 8.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 40 (29.4%)
Median Home Value $95,370
Average Home Value $155,120


Median Household Income $25,236
Average Household Income $34,814
Per Capita Income $10,998
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.0% 0.07%
Households 0.25% 0.0%
Families -1.04% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.49%
Per Capita Income   2.92%
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.


Topawa, AZ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Topawa 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 # 319 29th
Population Density1 # 345 24th
Diversity Index2 # 384 15th
Median Household Income # 391 14th
Per Capita Income # 353 22nd

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