Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area AZ Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Tucson, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,029,203
Daytime Population: Workers 442,321
Daytime Population: Residents 579,930
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,022,251
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 1,003,681
Population in Familes 774,381
Population in Group Qrtrs 25,522
Population Density2 112
Diversity Index3 72


Median Household Income $48,436
Average Household Income $67,467
Per Capita Income $26,958


Total Housing Units 461,933 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 244,090 (52.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 160,182 (34.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 57,661 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $199,207
Average Home Value $254,323


Total Households 404,272
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 250,433
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 0.67% 0.72%
Households 0.54% 0.66%
Families 0.41% 0.57%
Median Household Income   1.92%
Per Capita Income   2.35%