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Tempe Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
183,652
Unemployment Rate
3.6%
Poverty Rate
21.2%
Non-Citizens
11.1%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 83 responses
Report
  • Young college atmosphere, alongside business peopl
    33%
  • Diverse
    18%
  • Young college atmosphere, alongside families
    11%
  • Nice
    10%
  • Nice, student atmosphere
    7%
  • Middle to low class but there is a college atmosph
    6%
  • Middle to low class
    5%

Tempe Demographics

Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    18%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    26%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    16%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    13%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    57%
  • Hispanic
    22%
  • Asian
    9%
  • African American
    6%
  • Two or more races
    3%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    2%
  • Other race
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
Gender
  • Male
    53%
  • Female
    47%
Age
  • <10 years
    8%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    25%
  • 25-34 years
    21%
  • 35-44 years
    10%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    9%
  • 65+ years
    10%

Income

Median Household Income
$54,210
National
$55,322
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    24%
  • $25-$44k
    19%
  • $45-$74k
    22%
  • $75-$149k
    26%
  • $150k+
    10%
Median Individual Income
$27,801
National
$27,419
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    30%
  • $15-$34k
    29%
  • $35-$64k
    24%
  • $65k+
    17%

Community

Poll
68%
of residents say there is a good sense of community.97 responses
Poll
52%
of people say LGBT residents are very accepted.87 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 57 responses
Report
  • Be prepared for extreme heat in summer
    39%
  • Lots of job opportunities
    18%
  • Be prepared for some of the most beautiful sunsets
    11%
  • Be prepared for some of the best sunsets in the US
    7%
  • This is Arizona. That is all.
    5%
  • Plenty of outdoor recreation opportunities
    5%
  • Be prepared for bad drivers.
    4%
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