Tempe, AZ
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Tempe, Arizona Info Snack

Population
191,607
Unemployment
6.1%
Poverty
18.5%
Median Home
$287,600
Median Income
$61,290
Median Rent
$1,230

Tempe SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
9.5
Safety
4
Amenities
9.5
Education
8.5
Commute
8.5

Tempe, AZ Crime Report

8,224
Total Crimes
4,113.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
75.33%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Tempe
/ 100k People
Arizona
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 8,224 4,113.3 2,712.5 2,346.0
Violent Crime 1,100 550.2 484.8 387.8
Murder 8 4.0 6.9 6.5
Robbery 248 124.0 83.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 689 344.6 350.2 279.7
Property Crime 7,124 3,563.2 2,227.7 1,958.2
Burglary 960 480.2 330.0 314.2
Larceny 5,464 2,732.9 1,656.0 1,398.0
Car Theft 700 350.1 241.7 246.0

Tempe, AZ Cost Of Living

105
Tempe's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Tempe Arizona National Average
Overall 105 97 100
Services 94 98 100
Groceries 100 98 100
Health 91 98 100
Housing 115 97 100
Transportation 107 105 100
Utilities 107 103 100

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Population over time in Tempe

Year Population % Change
2020 191,607 4.3%
2019 183,652 3.0%
2018 178,339 2.1%
2017 174,708 2.9%
2016 169,816 1.7%
2015 166,975 1.4%
2014 164,742 0.4%
2013 164,139 0.1%
2012 163,928 -0.1%
2011 164,147 -

Race / Ethnicity in Tempe

White
54.4% (104,322)
African American
8.0% (15,247)
American Indian
1.8% (3,478)
Asian
9.0% (17,261)
Hawaiian
0.3% (579)
Other
0.3% (570)
Two Or More
4.1% (7,895)
Hispanic
22.1% (42,255)
Race Tempe AZ USA
White 54.4% 54.1% 60.1%
African American 8.0% 4.3% 12.2%
American Indian 1.8% 3.8% 0.6%
Asian 9.0% 3.2% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Other 0.3% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 4.1% 2.6% 2.8%
Hispanic 22.1% 31.5% 18.2%

Gender in Tempe

Female
47.6% (91,127)
Male
52.4% (100,480)
Gender Tempe AZ USA
Female 47.6% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 52.4% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Tempe for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (5,748)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (7,664)
High School / GED
15.0% (28,741)
Some College
24.0% (45,985)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (15,328)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (51,733)
Master's Degree
14.0% (26,824)
Professional Degree
2.0% (3,832)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (5,748)
Education Tempe AZ USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 15.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 14.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Tempe, Arizona

Less than $10,000
9.1% (1,741,653)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.3% (629,991)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.6% (1,455,567)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.8% (1,504,086)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.8% (2,461,895)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.2% (3,680,901)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.2% (2,521,475)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.3% (2,939,794)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.0% (1,151,381)
$200,000 or more
5.6% (1,073,952)
Income Tempe AZ USA
Less than $10,000 9.1% 5.9% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.3% 3.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.6% 8.6% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.8% 9.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.8% 13.3% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.2% 18.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.2% 13.2% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.3% 15.0% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.0% 6.1% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 5.6% 6.4% 8.3%

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