La Paz County AZ Information


La Paz County Subdivisions

La Paz County AZ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 20,195
Daytime Population: Workers 7,569
Daytime Population: Residents 13,382
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 20,951
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.04
Population in Households 19,796
Population in Familes 14,848
Population in Group Qrtrs 399
Population Density2 5
Diversity Index3 73


Median Household Income $33,403
Average Household Income $47,513
Per Capita Income $22,409


Total Housing Units 16,330 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,701 (41.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,323 (14.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,306 (44.7%)
Median Home Value $93,641
Average Home Value $141,598


Total Households 9,024
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 5,421
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 -0.2% -0.39%
Households -0.26% -0.43%
Families -0.41% -0.53%
Median Household Income   1.29%
Per Capita Income   2.95%


La Paz County AZ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares La Paz County to the other 15 counties and county equivalents in Arizona by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 14 13th
Population Density # 15 7th
Diversity Index # 2 93rd
Median Household Income # 14 13th
Per Capita Income # 8 53rd

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