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The Ajo CDP(1) had a population of 2,928 as of July 1, 2023. 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 32.3717 and longitude -112.8607 in Pima County. The formal boundaries for the Ajo Census Designated Place 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 Ajo Census Designated Place 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.
|Total Population||2,928 (100%)|
|Population in Households||2,887 (98.6%)|
|Population in Families||2,138 (73.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||41 ( 1.4%)|
|Median Household Income||$38,283|
|Average Household Income||$58,094|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||25%|
|Per Capita Income||$29,024|
|Socioeconomic Status Index6||Moderate (51.3)|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,033 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,021 (50.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||440 (21.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||572 (28.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$159,267|
|Average Home Value||$415,181|
|Housing Affordability Index3||97|
|Average Household Size||1.98|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.69%|
|Per Capita Income||3.64%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.48%|
The table below compares Ajo to the other 467 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arizona by rank and percentile using July 1, 2023 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||# 124||74th|
|Population Density||# 296||37th|
|Median Household Income||# 355||24th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 255||55th|
|Per Capita Income||# 207||56th|
|Diversity Index||# 64||87th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arizona Census Data Comparison Tool.