Scottsdale, AZ
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Scottsdale, Arizona Info Snack

Population
254,995
Unemployment
3.4%
Poverty
6.8%
Median Home
$493,200
Median Income
$91,042
Median Rent
$1,452

Scottsdale SnackAbility

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

Scottsdale, AZ Crime Report

5,415
Total Crimes
2,058.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-12.24%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Scottsdale
/ 100k People
Arizona
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 5,415 2,058.9 2,712.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 470 178.7 484.8 387.8
Murder 7 2.7 6.9 6.5
Robbery 97 36.9 83.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 257 97.7 350.2 279.7
Property Crime 4,945 1,880.2 2,227.7 1,958.2
Burglary 683 259.7 330.0 314.2
Larceny 3,963 1,506.8 1,656.0 1,398.0
Car Theft 299 113.7 241.7 246.0

Scottsdale, AZ Cost Of Living

128
Scottsdale's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Scottsdale Arizona National Average
Overall 128 97 100
Services 98 98 100
Groceries 98 98 100
Health 91 98 100
Housing 191 97 100
Transportation 105 105 100
Utilities 106 103 100

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Population over time in Scottsdale

Year Population % Change
2020 254,995 3.6%
2019 246,026 2.8%
2018 239,283 2.0%
2017 234,495 3.1%
2016 227,471 1.8%
2015 223,519 1.0%
2014 221,283 0.6%
2013 219,867 0.3%
2012 219,311 0.2%
2011 218,770 -

Race / Ethnicity in Scottsdale

White
79.4% (202,588)
African American
2.1% (5,232)
American Indian
0.8% (1,926)
Asian
5.1% (13,066)
Hawaiian
0.1% (302)
Other
0.2% (409)
Two Or More
2.2% (5,589)
Hispanic
10.2% (25,883)
Race Scottsdale AZ USA
White 79.4% 54.1% 60.1%
African American 2.1% 4.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.8% 3.8% 0.6%
Asian 5.1% 3.2% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.2% 2.6% 2.8%
Hispanic 10.2% 31.5% 18.2%

Gender in Scottsdale

Female
51.1% (130,399)
Male
48.9% (124,596)
Gender Scottsdale AZ USA
Female 51.1% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 48.9% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Scottsdale for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (5,099)
High School / GED
12.0% (30,599)
Some College
19.0% (48,449)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (17,849)
Bachelor's Degree
36.0% (91,798)
Master's Degree
16.0% (40,799)
Professional Degree
5.0% (12,749)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (7,649)
Education Scottsdale AZ USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 12.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 19.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 36.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 16.0% 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
3.9% (1,000,967)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.3% (590,076)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.5% (1,400,187)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.2% (1,569,645)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.5% (2,431,632)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.0% (3,572,878)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.3% (3,134,752)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.9% (4,570,171)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.2% (2,598,496)
$200,000 or more
18.2% (4,630,692)
Income Scottsdale AZ USA
Less than $10,000 3.9% 5.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.3% 3.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.5% 8.6% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.2% 9.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.5% 13.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.0% 18.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.3% 13.2% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.9% 15.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.2% 6.1% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 18.2% 6.4% 8.3%

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