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As of 2010, the total population of Greenlee County is 8,437, which is 1.29% less than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 24.59% and is much lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. The Greenlee County population density is 4.56 people per square mile, which is much lower than the state average density of 56.08 people per square mile and is much lower than the national average density of 81.32 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Greenlee County is white, which represent 77.21% of the total population. The average Greenlee County education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010: 8,437. #15

Population Growth Since 2000, #15

Greenlee County
-1.29%
Arizona
24.59%
U.S.
9.71%

Population Density, #14

Greenlee County
4.56 per square mile
Arizona
56.08 per square mile
U.S.
81.32 per square mile

Population by Races

White:6,514 (77.21%, #4)
Black:89 (1.05%, #8)
Hispanic:4,040 (47.88%, #3)
Asian:46 (0.55%, #9)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):200 (2.37%, #10)
One Race, Other:1,268 (15.03%, see rank)
Two or More Races:320 (3.79%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:3,644 (90.20%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:7 (0.17%, see rank)
Cuban:3 (0.07%, see rank)
Central American:15 (0.37%, see rank)
South American:22 (0.54%, see rank)

*Based on 2010 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

7,168 (83.43%) out of the total population of 8,592 reported first ancestry.

 Greenlee County% of the Total PopulationArizonaU.S.
Arab110.13%, see rank0.47%0.53%
Czech50.06%, see rank0.44%0.50%
Danish550.64%, see rank0.71%0.45%
Dutch1641.91%, see rank1.52%1.51%
English1,03412.03%, see rank9.40%8.53%
French2092.43%, see rank3.17%3.54%
German6697.79%, see rank15.37%15.79%
Greek80.09%, see rank0.35%0.42%
Hungarian170.20%, see rank0.47%0.48%
Irish99111.53%, see rank10.26%11.36%
Italian1321.54%, see rank4.49%5.66%
Norwegian280.33%, see rank1.83%1.46%
Polish1081.26%, see rank2.50%3.13%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.26%0.46%
Russian230.27%, see rank0.86%0.97%
Scotch-Irish430.50%, see rank0.96%1.07%
Scottish1011.18%, see rank1.97%1.81%
Subsaharan African470.55%, see rank0.45%0.93%
Swedish420.49%, see rank1.65%1.34%
Swiss90.10%, see rank0.29%0.31%
Ukrainian80.09%, see rank0.20%0.31%
American1742.03%, see rank5.03%6.72%
Welsh710.83%, see rank0.65%0.60%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 4,398 (52.13%, see rank)
Females: 4,039 (47.87%, see rank)

Greenlee County
Male: 52.13%
Female: 47.87%
Arizona
Male: 49.68%
Female: 50.32%
U.S.
Male: 49.16%
Female: 50.84%

*Based on 2010 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Greenlee County
34.80 years old
Arizona
35.90 years old
U.S.
37.20 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Greenlee County
34.60 years old
Arizona
34.80 years old
U.S.
35.80 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Greenlee County
35.00 years old
Arizona
37.20 years old
U.S.
38.50 years old

 Greenlee County% of the Total PopulationArizonaU.S.
Under 5 years6557.76%, see rank7.13%6.54%
5 to 9 years6347.51%, see rank7.10%6.59%
10 to 14 years7428.79%, see rank7.02%6.70%
15 to 19 years6407.59%, see rank7.22%7.14%
20 to 24 years4935.84%, see rank6.92%6.99%
25 to 34 years1,07312.72%, see rank13.40%13.30%
35 to 44 years1,02412.14%, see rank12.87%13.30%
45 to 54 years1,18114.00%, see rank13.18%14.58%
55 to 64 years97911.60%, see rank11.36%11.82%
65 to 74 years5276.25%, see rank7.79%7.03%
75 to 84 3834.54%, see rank4.39%4.23%
85 years and over1061.26%, see rank1.62%1.78%

*Based on 2010 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Greenlee County%ArizonaU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population5,347100%4,149,955204,336,017
Less Than High School76914.38%, see rank14.56%14.28%
High School Graduate1,93636.21%, see rank24.40%28.24%
Some College or Associate Degree1,98037.03%, see rank34.42%28.99%
Bachelor Degree4929.20%, see rank16.92%17.88%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree1703.18%, see rank9.71%10.61%
USA.com Education Index#12.76, see rank-13.4613.47
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Greenlee County ArizonaU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten22577.78%22.22%76.12%23.88%70.05%29.95%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)1,24295.89%, see rank4.11%, see rank93.48%6.52%89.62%10.38%
High School (Grades 9-12)53291.73%, see rank8.27%, see rank94.24%5.76%90.52%9.48%
College39976.44%, see rank23.56%, see rank86.46%13.54%77.79%22.21%
Graduate School6287.10%, see rank12.90%, see rank66.93%33.07%58.62%41.38%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Greenlee County%ArizonaU.S.
Total Households3,188100%2,380,990116,716,292
Average Household Size2.64, see rank-2.632.58
1 Person Households88727.82%, see rank26.08%26.74%
2 or More Person Households2,30172.18%, see rank73.92%73.26%
Family Households (Families)2,15267.50%, see rank66.21%66.43%
Average Family Size3.21, see rank-3.193.14
Married-Couple Family1,57949.53%, see rank48.13%48.42%
Nonfamily Households1,03632.50%, see rank33.79%33.57%

*Based on 2010 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Greenlee County%ArizonaU.S.
15 Years and Over Total6,506see rank5,056,561248,042,237
Males, 15 Years and Over3,387100%, see rank2,496,273120,789,875
Never Married98829.17%, see rank35.12%35.08%
Married1,88355.59%, see rank51.83%52.93%
Widowed812.39%, see rank2.51%2.53%
Divorced43512.84%, see rank10.54%9.46%
Females, 15 Years and Over3,119100%, see rank2,560,288127,252,362
Never Married73723.63%, see rank27.77%28.74%
Married1,69354.28%, see rank50.16%49.95%
Widowed2798.95%, see rank8.42%9.34%
Divorced41013.15%, see rank13.66%11.97%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Greenlee County%ArizonaU.S.
Native8,20695.51%, see rank86.45%87.13%
Born in the State of Residence5,47763.75%, see rank37.58%58.71%
Born in Different State2,68131.20%, see rank47.69%27.04%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
480.56%, see rank1.18%1.38%
Foreign Born3864.49%, see rank13.55%12.87%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship1651.92%, see rank4.87%5.71%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship2212.57%, see rank8.68%7.16%
Born In Europe540.63%, see rank1.28%1.56%
Born In Asia350.41%, see rank2.28%3.67%
Born In Africa470.55%, see rank0.34%0.51%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.06%0.07%
Born In Latin America2502.91%, see rank9.01%6.79%
Born In Northern America00.00%, see rank0.58%0.26%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Greenlee County%ArizonaU.S.
English2,33969.39%, see rank73.38%79.64%
Spanish94728.09%, see rank19.13%11.57%
Other Indo-European Languages411.22%, see rank2.99%4.61%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages200.59%, see rank2.04%3.24%
Other240.71%, see rank2.46%0.94%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical language spoken at home data.


 
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