Safford is located in southeast Arizona. Safford is part of Graham County. Safford has 8.56 square miles of land area and 0.03 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Safford population is 9,574, which has grown 3.70% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 27.89% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Safford median household income is $46,140 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 54.32% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 23.10% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Safford median house value is $132,900 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 60.12% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 34.30% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Safford is better than the state average in quality. The Safford area code is 928.