La Paz County AZ Information


La Paz County Subdivisions

La Paz County AZ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 20,047
Population in Households 19,691
Population in Familes 14,970
Population in Group Qrtrs 356
Population Density1 5
Diversity Index2 74


Median Household Income $35,734
Average Household Income $49,644
Per Capita Income $23,554


Total Housing Units 16,342 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,890 (42.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,194 (13.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,258 (44.4%)
Median Home Value $91,711
Average Home Value $148,480


Total Households 9,084
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 5,466
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 -0.26% -0.17%
Households -0.15% -0.11%
Families -0.26% -0.18%
Median Household Income   2.45%
Per Capita Income   2.88%


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, 2018 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

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arizona Census Data Comparison Tool.