Living in Tucson, AZ

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Tucson, Arizona Info Snack

Population
541,482
Unemployment
7.8%
Poverty
22.5%
Median Home
$155,300
Median Income
$43,425
Median Rent
$846

Tucson SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
8

Tucson, AZ Crime Report

21,718
Total Crimes
3,960.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
59.91%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Tucson
/ 100k People
Arizona
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 21,718 3,960.4 2,895.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 3,775 688.4 455.3 366.7
Murder 40 7.3 5.0 5.0
Robbery 1,105 201.5 88.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 2,103 383.5 311.9 250.2
Property Crime 17,943 3,272.0 2,440.5 2,109.9
Burglary 2,497 455.3 394.3 340.5
Larceny 13,196 2,406.4 1,796.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 2,250 410.3 249.4 219.9

Tucson, AZ Cost Of Living

93
Tucson's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Tucson Arizona National Average
Overall 93 99 100
Services 103 98 100
Groceries 103 99 100
Health 98 98 100
Housing 75 97 100
Transportation 94 104 100
Utilities 100 103 100

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Population over time in Tucson

Year Population % Change
2019 541,482 0.4%
2018 539,216 1.6%
2017 530,905 0.6%
2016 527,586 -0.1%
2015 528,374 0.6%
2014 525,031 0.3%
2013 523,278 0.3%
2012 521,695 0.1%
2011 520,981 0.5%
2010 518,457 -

Race / Ethnicity in Tucson

White
43.9% (237,601)
African American
4.8% (25,848)
American Indian
1.9% (10,077)
Asian
3.1% (16,857)
Hawaiian
0.2% (1,003)
Other
0.1% (701)
Two Or More
2.5% (13,277)
Hispanic
43.6% (236,118)
Race Tucson AZ USA
White 43.9% 54.7% 60.7%
African American 4.8% 4.2% 12.3%
American Indian 1.9% 3.9% 0.7%
Asian 3.1% 3.2% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 43.6% 31.3% 18.0%

Gender in Tucson

Female
50.2% (272,079)
Male
49.8% (269,403)
Gender Tucson AZ USA
Female 50.2% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.8% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Tucson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (27,074)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (48,733)
High School / GED
24.0% (129,955)
Some College
26.0% (140,785)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (43,318)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (92,051)
Master's Degree
8.0% (43,318)
Professional Degree
1.0% (5,414)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (10,829)
Education Tucson AZ USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 25.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Tucson, Arizona

Less than $10,000
9.6% (5,192,586)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.2% (3,381,029)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.2% (7,161,880)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.7% (6,331,912)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.6% (8,443,909)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.9% (9,702,239)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.8% (5,836,531)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.7% (5,234,122)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.2% (1,708,352)
$200,000 or more
2.1% (1,155,635)
Income Tucson AZ USA
Less than $10,000 9.6% 6.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.2% 4.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.2% 9.2% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.7% 9.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.6% 13.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.9% 18.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.8% 12.9% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.7% 14.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.2% 5.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.1% 5.9% 7.7%

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