Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area AZ Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ Metropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 4,814,090
Population in Households 4,725,549
Population in Familes 3,833,956
Population in Group Qrtrs 88,541
Population Density2 331
Diversity Index3 72


Median Household Income $59,124
Average Household Income $81,724
Per Capita Income $30,084


Total Housing Units 1,997,394 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,106,502 (55.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 643,235 (32.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 247,657 (12.4%)
Median Home Value $230,637
Average Home Value $293,830


Total Households 1,749,737
Average Household Size 2.7
Family Households 1,158,078
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.69% 1.66%
Households 1.58% 1.61%
Families 1.49% 1.56%
Median Household Income   2.63%
Per Capita Income   3.07%