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Ajo, Arizona - Basic Facts

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The Ajo Census Designated Place had a population of 3,269 as of July 1, 2017. Ajo 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 Ajo is located at latitude 32.3923 and longitude -112.8839 in Pima County. The formal boundaries for the Ajo Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 33.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Pima County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 1,759 feet.

The Ajo Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2407704) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Arizona is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Ajo Census Designated Place is located within Ajo Division of Pima County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Ajo population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Ajo, AZ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,269
Daytime Population: Workers 1,189
Daytime Population: Residents 2,052
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 3,241
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 3,257
Population in Familes 2,416
Population in Group Qrtrs 12
Population Density2 98
Diversity Index3 72


Median Household Income $34,876
Average Household Income $43,471
Per Capita Income $20,043


Total Housing Units 2,193 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 962 (43.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 528 (24.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 704 (32.1%)
Median Home Value $101,033
Average Home Value $129,106


Total Households 1,489
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 851
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 -0.15% 0.04%
Households -0.21% 0.0%
Families -0.63% -0.19%
Median Household Income   1.36%
Per Capita Income   2.84%

Ajo, AZ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ajo to the other 451 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 122 73rd
Population Density # 289 36th
Diversity Index # 61 86th
Median Household Income # 291 36th
Per Capita Income # 226 50th

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