Pima County, Arizona


Pima County, Arizona
A typical view in Pima County

Pima County is in south-central Arizona against the border with Mexico. Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, Saguaro National Park, Buenos Aires National Wildlife Refuge, Kitt Peak National Observatory, Tucson and the southernmost ski slopes in North America (on Mt. Lemmon) are here.

Pima County contains 9,186 square miles of land and 3 square miles of water. The county seat is Tucson.

 
Pima County, Arizona
The old Pima County Courthouse
Fast Facts about Pima County, Arizona
Types of Jobs:
Private Sector, wages or salary: 74%
Government Sector: 19%
Unincorporated, Self-Employed: 7%
Median Resident Age: 37.0 Years
Cost of Living Index for Pima County: 86.3
2014 Estimates:
Median Household Income: $43,100
Median Home Value: $188,500
Major Industries:
Educational Services, Health Care, Lodging & Food Services, Construction, Government, Professional Services, Waste Management Services, Social Services, Finance & Insurance Services
 
2010 Population Demographics
Total Population
980,263
Males
481,437
Females
498,826
Population by Age
Under 18
225,316
18 & over
754,947
20-24
75,340
25-34
126,173
35-49
180,310
50-64
189,380
65 & over
151,293
Population by Ethnicity
Hispanic or Latino
338,802
Non Hispanic or Latino
641,461
Population by Race
White
728,751
African-American
34,674
Asian
25,731
Native American
32,605
Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
1,624
Other
120,639
Two or more
36,239