Tucson, AZ Demographics

The total population of Tucson is estimated to be 541,033 with 268,922 males (49.71%) and 272,111 females (50.29%). There are 3,189 more females than males in Tucson.
The median household income in Tucson was $51,946 in 2021, which marked an an increase of 697(1.36%) from $51,249 in 2020. This income is 69.63% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Tucson sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $66,750. Overall, the median household income for the city of Tucson stands at $51,281.
In Tucson, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $34,625 for males and $27,352 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $48,763 for males and $45,044 for females.
In Tucson, the demographic landscape is diverse, spanning 7 distinct racial categories among households. Among these, Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander households have the highest median household income at $57,558, while American Indian and Alaska Native households represent the opposite end with the lowest median household income of $35,137.
In 2022, the population of Tucson was 546,574, a 0.99% increase year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Tucson's population was 541,234, a decline of 0.27% compared to a population of 542,676 in 2020.
The median age in Tucson, AZ is 34.2, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 17.23% were under the age of 15, 27.00% aged 15 to 29, 40.99% aged 30 to 64, 12.89% aged 65 to 84, and 1.88% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Tucson population: 64.79% are White, 4.83% are Black or African American, 3.42% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 3.07% are Asian, 0.21% are Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander, 11.12% are some other race and 12.56% are multiracial.