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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Maricopa County is $27,477, which is higher than the state average of $25,537 and is about the same as the national average of $28,555. Maricopa County median household income is $53,689, which has grown by 18.37% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 23.10% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Maricopa County residents spend 25.5 minutes per day commuting to work, which is about the same as the state average of 24.7 minutes and is about the same as the national average of 25.7 minutes.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #1

Maricopa County
27,477 USD
Arizona
25,537 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

Maricopa County
31,798 USD
Arizona
29,620 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Maricopa County
35,694 USD
Arizona
33,118 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Maricopa County
27,855 USD
Arizona
25,566 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #1
Maricopa County
53,689 USD
Arizona
49,928 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Maricopa County
73,344 USD
Arizona
67,557 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2000, #15
Maricopa County
18.37%
Arizona
23.10%
U.S.
27.36%
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 Maricopa CountyArizonaU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income19.33%$19,252, see rank19.57%$18,47021.11%$16,919
Social Security Income27.42%$19,076, see rank31.36%$18,68329.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income2.18%$3,454, see rank2.46%$3,4622.82%$3,720
Retirement Income16.80%$24,459, see rank19.60%$24,69817.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
Maricopa County
64,072 USD
Arizona
59,088 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Maricopa County
84,080 USD
Arizona
77,415 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 Maricopa CountyArizonaU.S.
White$55,672, see rank$51,717$56,900
Black$38,474, see rank$39,266$35,600
Hispanic$39,579, see rank$38,567$42,396
Asian$70,539, see rank$65,658$73,244
American Indian, Alaska Native$39,887, see rank$31,549$37,170
Hawaiian Native$46,782, see rank$44,390$53,370
One Race, Other$38,360, see rank$36,660$40,300
Two or More Races$50,535, see rank$46,722$47,621

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 Maricopa CountyArizonaU.S.
less than 25$28,820, see rank$25,790$25,788
25 to 44$56,191, see rank$53,575$58,398
45 to 64$65,398, see rank$59,068$65,027
65 or over$41,856, see rank$40,054$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 Maricopa CountyArizonaU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over3,047,709, see rank5,121,781248,775,628
Male11,492,653, 48.98%, see rank49.30%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:21,047,019, 70.14%, see rank65.31%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces23,537, 0.24%, see rank0.60%0.73%
Male, Civilian21,043,482, 69.91%, see rank64.70%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed3946,986, 90.75%, see rank89.68%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed396,496, 9.25%, see rank10.32%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force2445,634, 29.86%, see rank34.69%30.72%
Female11,555,056, 51.02%, see rank50.70%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:2894,072, 57.49%, see rank54.98%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces2669, 0.04%, see rank0.09%0.11%
Female, Civilian2893,403, 57.45%, see rank54.89%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed3818,072, 91.57%, see rank90.49%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed375,331, 8.43%, see rank9.51%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force2660,984, 42.51%, see rank45.02%41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.

Commuting to Work

 Maricopa CountyArizonaU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over1,737,636, 100%2,720,076141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone1,328,530, 76.46%, see rank76.37%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled196,034, 11.28%, see rank11.29%9.59%
Public Transportation40,400, 2.32%, see rank2.02%5.06%
Walked26,116, 1.50%, see rank2.02%2.78%
Other Means44,430, 2.56%, see rank2.72%1.79%
Worked at Home102,126, 5.88%, see rank5.58%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Maricopa County
25.5 minutes
Arizona
24.7 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 Maricopa CountyArizonaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over1,765,0582,754,982143,435,233
Male1946,986, 53.65%, see rank53.18%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2326,151, 34.44%, see rank32.60%33.12%
Service Occupations2153,095, 16.17%, see rank17.63%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations2197,909, 20.90%, see rank19.48%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations24,227, 0.45%, see rank0.91%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations280,991, 8.55%, see rank9.20%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2129,258, 13.65%, see rank13.85%17.94%
Female1818,072, 46.35%, see rank46.82%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2321,726, 39.33%, see rank38.12%40.04%
Service Occupations2170,414, 20.83%, see rank22.32%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations2282,994, 34.59%, see rank34.12%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2825, 0.10%, see rank0.23%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations21,952, 0.24%, see rank0.28%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations237,712, 4.61%, see rank4.62%5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 Maricopa CountyArizonaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over1,765,058, 100%2,754,982143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining11,568, 0.66%, see rank1.55%1.96%
Construction117,051, 6.63%, see rank6.56%6.17%
Manufacturing138,707, 7.86%, see rank7.33%10.43%
Wholesale Trade47,530, 2.69%, see rank2.40%2.75%
Retail Trade218,620, 12.39%, see rank12.28%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities91,287, 5.17%, see rank4.93%4.93%
Information34,090, 1.93%, see rank1.80%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing169,024, 9.58%, see rank7.97%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
226,475, 12.83%, see rank11.67%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance374,887, 21.24%, see rank22.27%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
174,732, 9.90%, see rank10.78%9.49%
Public Administration76,781, 4.35%, see rank5.66%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration84,306, 4.78%, see rank4.81%4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 Maricopa County%ArizonaU.S.
Population in Poverty666,74817.11%, see rank18.24%15.59%
Family in Poverty118,61912.68%, see rank13.33%11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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