Tempe, AZ
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
187,454
Unemployment
5.1%
Poverty
19.8%
Median Home
$272,900
Median Income
$57,994
Median Rent
$1,164

Tempe SnackAbility

7
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

8,309
Total Crimes
4,228.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
70.73%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Tempe
/ 100k People
Arizona
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 8,309 4,228.5 2,895.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 889 452.4 455.3 366.7
Murder 8 4.1 5.0 5.0
Robbery 209 106.4 88.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 531 270.2 311.9 250.2
Property Crime 7,420 3,776.1 2,440.5 2,109.9
Burglary 922 469.2 394.3 340.5
Larceny 5,891 2,998.0 1,796.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 607 308.9 249.4 219.9

Tempe, AZ Cost Of Living

102
Tempe's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Tempe Arizona National Average
Overall 102 99 100
Services 91 98 100
Groceries 100 99 100
Health 89 98 100
Housing 114 97 100
Transportation 100 104 100
Utilities 107 103 100

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Population over time in Tempe

Year Population % Change
2019 187,454 2.1%
2018 183,652 3.0%
2017 178,339 2.1%
2016 174,708 2.9%
2015 169,816 1.7%
2014 166,975 1.4%
2013 164,742 0.4%
2012 164,139 0.1%
2011 163,928 -0.1%
2010 164,147 -

Race / Ethnicity in Tempe

White
56.7% (106,338)
African American
6.5% (12,236)
American Indian
2.1% (3,984)
Asian
8.9% (16,746)
Hawaiian
0.3% (530)
Other
0.2% (418)
Two Or More
3.0% (5,587)
Hispanic
22.2% (41,615)
Race Tempe AZ USA
White 56.7% 54.7% 60.7%
African American 6.5% 4.2% 12.3%
American Indian 2.1% 3.9% 0.7%
Asian 8.9% 3.2% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.2% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.0% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 22.2% 31.3% 18.0%

Gender in Tempe

Female
47.5% (89,093)
Male
52.5% (98,361)
Gender Tempe AZ USA
Female 47.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 52.5% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Tempe for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (5,623)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (7,498)
High School / GED
14.0% (26,243)
Some College
25.0% (46,863)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (14,996)
Bachelor's Degree
27.0% (50,612)
Master's Degree
14.0% (26,243)
Professional Degree
2.0% (3,749)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (5,623)
Education Tempe AZ USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 14.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 27.0% 18.0% 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
9.6% (1,790,299)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.9% (725,616)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.2% (1,546,459)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.5% (1,591,377)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.0% (2,433,010)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.8% (3,330,599)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.3% (2,487,425)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.2% (2,660,423)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.4% (1,202,260)
$200,000 or more
5.2% (977,927)
Income Tempe AZ USA
Less than $10,000 9.6% 6.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.9% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.2% 9.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.5% 9.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.0% 13.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.8% 18.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.3% 12.9% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.2% 14.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.4% 5.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 5.2% 5.9% 7.7%

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