Scottsdale, AZ
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Scottsdale, Arizona Info Snack

Population
250,602
Unemployment
3.3%
Poverty
7.6%
Median Home
$475,300
Median Income
$88,213
Median Rent
$1,365

Scottsdale SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
9.5
Commute
8

Scottsdale, AZ Crime Report

5,514
Total Crimes
2,117.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-14.52%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Scottsdale
/ 100k People
Arizona
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 5,514 2,117.0 2,895.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 415 159.3 455.3 366.7
Murder 3 1.2 5.0 5.0
Robbery 110 42.2 88.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 166 63.7 311.9 250.2
Property Crime 5,099 1,957.7 2,440.5 2,109.9
Burglary 662 254.2 394.3 340.5
Larceny 4,173 1,602.1 1,796.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 264 101.4 249.4 219.9

Scottsdale, AZ Cost Of Living

125
Scottsdale's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Scottsdale Arizona National Average
Overall 125 99 100
Services 91 98 100
Groceries 100 99 100
Health 89 98 100
Housing 191 97 100
Transportation 100 104 100
Utilities 107 103 100

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Population over time in Scottsdale

Year Population % Change
2019 250,602 1.9%
2018 246,026 2.8%
2017 239,283 2.0%
2016 234,495 3.1%
2015 227,471 1.8%
2014 223,519 1.0%
2013 221,283 0.6%
2012 219,867 0.3%
2011 219,311 0.2%
2010 218,770 -

Race / Ethnicity in Scottsdale

White
80.4% (201,517)
African American
1.8% (4,434)
American Indian
0.7% (1,872)
Asian
4.8% (12,013)
Hawaiian
0.1% (291)
Other
0.1% (284)
Two Or More
1.8% (4,572)
Hispanic
10.2% (25,619)
Race Scottsdale AZ USA
White 80.4% 54.7% 60.7%
African American 1.8% 4.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.7% 3.9% 0.7%
Asian 4.8% 3.2% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.8% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 10.2% 31.3% 18.0%

Gender in Scottsdale

Female
50.7% (127,064)
Male
49.3% (123,538)
Gender Scottsdale AZ USA
Female 50.7% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Scottsdale for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (2,506)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (5,012)
High School / GED
13.0% (32,578)
Some College
19.0% (47,614)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (17,542)
Bachelor's Degree
35.0% (87,710)
Master's Degree
15.0% (37,590)
Professional Degree
5.0% (12,530)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (7,518)
Education Scottsdale AZ USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 13.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 35.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 15.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 5.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Scottsdale, Arizona

Less than $10,000
4.1% (1,036,710)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.6% (647,563)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.1% (1,525,097)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.0% (1,495,129)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.9% (2,470,167)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.1% (3,525,553)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.5% (3,126,200)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.4% (4,353,357)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.4% (2,363,108)
$200,000 or more
18.0% (4,517,311)
Income Scottsdale AZ USA
Less than $10,000 4.1% 6.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.6% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.1% 9.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.0% 9.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.9% 13.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.1% 18.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.5% 12.9% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.4% 14.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.4% 5.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 18.0% 5.9% 7.7%

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