Payson, AZ Micropolitan Statistical Area AZ Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Payson, AZ Micropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Payson, AZ Micropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 55,408
Population in Households 54,511
Population in Familes 43,145
Population in Group Qrtrs 897
Population Density1 12
Diversity Index2 61


Total Households 23,039
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 14,810
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 35,032 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,892 (48.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,147 (17.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 11,993 (34.2%)
Median Home Value $152,383
Average Home Value $191,156


Median Household Income $39,000
Average Household Income $50,579
Per Capita Income $21,313
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.53% 0.43%
Households 0.74% 0.56%
Families 0.57% 0.45%
Median Household Income   2.15%
Per Capita Income   2.27%
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.