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


Safford, AZ Micropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

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


Total Population 39,892
Population in Households 36,571
Population in Familes 31,156
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,321
Population Density1 9
Diversity Index2 70


Total Households 12,066
Average Household Size 3.03
Family Households 8,812
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 14,338 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,362 (58.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,704 (25.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,272 (15.8%)
Median Home Value $126,946
Average Home Value $151,864


Median Household Income $42,180
Average Household Income $51,524
Per Capita Income $16,389
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.12% 1.43%
Households 1.31% 1.49%
Families 1.18% 1.4%
Median Household Income   2.63%
Per Capita Income   1.69%
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.