Yavapai County AZ Information


Yavapai County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 217,881
Population in Households 214,253
Population in Familes 164,496
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,628
Population Density1 27
Diversity Index2 42


Total Households 94,383
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 59,295
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 114,689 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 64,621 (56.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 29,762 (26.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 20,306 (17.7%)
Median Home Value $173,759
Average Home Value $222,604


Median Household Income $42,597
Average Household Income $56,369
Per Capita Income $24,703
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.75% 0.82%
Households 0.89% 0.9%
Families 0.69% 0.76%
Median Household Income   3.21%
Per Capita Income   2.72%
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.


Yavapai County AZ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Yavapai County to the other 15 counties and county equivalents 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 # 4 80th
Population Density1 # 6 67th
Diversity Index2 # 15 7th
Median Household Income # 7 60th
Per Capita Income # 3 87th

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