AZ

National Population : 333,590,059
Arizona State Population : 7,156,695

About Tempe, AZ

Tempe, AZ is located in Maricopa County in the state of Arizona.

The total City Population for Tempe is about 181,457 with about 1,891 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 195,805.

The Average Home Value is $269,075.00, which is roughly 25% higher than the Average Home Value of $202,052.00 for the state of Arizona, and roughly 30% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $65,810.00, which is roughly 15% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,691.00 for the state of Arizona, and roughly 13% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Tempe is about 5.4%.

Arizona is ranked #22 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 50.69 out of 100.

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Voting

Maricopa County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a slight difference of 4.33% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 50.32%
Republican: 48.14%
Libertarian: 1.53%
Green: 0%
Other: 0%


Nearby Locations

Phoenix, AZ (3.77 mi.)
Guadalupe, AZ (3.96 mi.)
Mesa, AZ (4.43 mi.)
Scottsdale, AZ (4.94 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 85281, 85282, 85283, 85284
Latitude : 33.334690
Longitude : -111.932486
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : No
Region : West
Average Elevation : 1180 ft.
Area Code(s) : 480, 602

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.40
Male Population Estimate : 47.93%
Female Population Estimate : 44.27%
Median Age : 32.7
Male Median Age : 32.0
Female Median Age : 33.4

White Population Estimate : 68.38%
Black Population Estimate : 6.52%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 20.69%
Asian Population Estimate : 6.19%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.56%
Indian Population Estimate : 5.11%
Other Population Estimate : 9.43%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Tempe specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Maricopa County: About 6 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Maricopa County: About 409 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Maricopa County is about 30% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 30% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.