Arizona vs. Nevada

Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019)7,278,7173,080,156
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019)13.9%14.1%
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019)6,392,2882,700,677
Population, Census, April 1, 20106,392,0172,700,551
Persons under 5 years, percent6.1%6.1%
Persons under 18 years, percent22.9%22.7%
Persons 65 years and over, percent17.5%15.7%
Female persons, percent50.3%49.9%
White alone, percent82.8%74.3%
Black or African American alone, percent5.1%10.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent5.3%1.7%
Asian alone, percent3.7%8.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent0.3%0.8%
Two or More Races, percent2.9%4.5%
Hispanic or Latino, percent31.6%29.0%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent54.4%48.7%
Veterans, 2014-2018487,684208,731
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-201813.4%19.4%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018)3,035,6691,268,633
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-201863.6%55.8%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018$209,600$242,400
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018$1,394$1,469
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018$406$419
Median gross rent, 2014-2018$1,009$1,060
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2009-201320.7%30.1%
Building permits, 201841,66417,645
Households, 2014-20182,524,3001,075,930
Persons per household, 2014-20182.692.68
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-201882.2%81.6%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-201827.2%30.4%
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-201889.9%91.2%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-201881.8%81.3%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201886.8%86.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-201828.9%24.2%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-20188.6%8.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent12.7%13.0%
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201859.2%63.4%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-201854.5%58.7%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)13,996,63527,481,505
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)37,055,88113,928,514
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)51,243,47314,719,141
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)69,437,27219,841,701
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)84,716,54238,234,170
Total retail sales per capita, 2012$12,927$13,858
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-201825.324.3
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$56,213$57,598
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018$29,265$29,961
Persons in poverty, percent14.0%12.9%
Total employer establishments, 2017143,30666,430
Total employment, 20172,448,5381,191,625
Total annual payroll, 2017 ($1,000)113,490,95950,960,493
Total employment, percent change, 2016-20172.9%2.3%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017485,984233,007
All firms, 2012499,926227,156
Men-owned firms, 2012245,243114,057
Women-owned firms, 2012182,42582,508
Minority-owned firms, 2012135,31371,864
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012344,981144,944
Veteran-owned firms, 201246,78023,049
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012427,582191,293
Black-owned firms, percent, 20072.0%3.9%
American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 20071.9%0.8%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 20073.3%7.9%
Native Hawaiian- and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 20070.0%0.3%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 200710.7%8.1%
Women-owned firms, percent, 200728.1%28.6%
Population per square mile, 201056.324.6
Land area in square miles, 2010113,594.08109,781.18

Source: United States Census Bureau

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