Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area AZ Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 4,732,910
Daytime Population: Workers 2,111,485
Daytime Population: Residents 2,561,021
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,672,506
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 4,645,880
Population in Familes 3,729,862
Population in Group Qrtrs 87,030
Population Density2 325
Diversity Index3 71


Median Household Income $56,081
Average Household Income $77,596
Per Capita Income $28,544


Total Housing Units 1,972,295 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,064,010 (53.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 654,163 (33.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 254,122 (12.9%)
Median Home Value $220,495
Average Home Value $283,119


Total Households 1,718,173
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 1,135,676
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.69% 1.78%
Households 1.55% 1.72%
Families 1.42% 1.64%
Median Household Income   1.93%
Per Capita Income   2.32%