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The City of Buckeye had a population of 82,634 as of July 1, 2020. Buckeye ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Arizona. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Buckeye is located at latitude 33.3703 and longitude -112.5838 in Maricopa County. The formal boundaries for the City of Buckeye encompass a land area of 392.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles. Maricopa County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 869 feet.
The City of Buckeye (GNIS ID: 2411736) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Arizona is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Buckeye is located within Buckeye Division of Maricopa County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Buckeye: Sydney.
|Total Population||82,634 (100%)|
|Population in Households||76,548 (92.6%)|
|Population in Families||67,474 (81.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||6,086 ( 7.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$71,169|
|Average Household Income||$87,894|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$26,765|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||28,483 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||20,425 (71.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,798 (13.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||4,260 (15.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$241,035|
|Average Home Value||$298,116|
|Housing Affordability Index3||177|
|Average Household Size||3.16|
|Average Family Size||4|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.65%|
|Per Capita Income||2.19%|
|Owner Occupied HU||2.28%|
The table below compares Buckeye to the other 450 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arizona by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 15||97th|
|Population Density||# 212||53rd|
|Median Household Income||# 36||92nd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 260||58th|
|Per Capita Income||# 140||69th|
|Diversity Index||# 27||94th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arizona Census Data Comparison Tool.