Chandler, AZ

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2020 Population
257,076
1.73% 1-year growth
US Senator
Kyrsten Sinema
Democratic Party
US Senator
Mark Kelly
Democratic Party
2020 Median Age
36.7
1.1% 1-year increase
2020 Poverty Rate
7.29%
4.19% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$85,796
3.46% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$324,500
7.88% 1-year growth
2020 Employed Population
138,163
2.75% 1-year growth

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In 2020, Chandler, AZ had a population of 257k people with a median age of 36.7 and a median household income of $85,796. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Chandler, AZ grew from 252,692 to 257,076, a 1.73% increase and its median household income grew from $82,925 to $85,796, a 3.46% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Chandler, AZ are White (Non-Hispanic) (58.4%), White (Hispanic) (13.1%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (10.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (5.31%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.49%).

None of the households in Chandler, AZ reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

92.1% of the residents in Chandler, AZ are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Chandler, AZ are American InterContinental University (445027) (3,124 degrees awarded in 2020), Chandler-Gilbert Community College (2,666 degrees), and Studio Academy of Beauty (481 degrees).

In 2020, the median property value in Chandler, AZ was $324,500, and the homeownership rate was 64.9%.

Most people in Chandler, AZ drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 24.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Chandler, AZ was 2 cars per household.

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

Chandler, AZ is home to a population of 257k people, from which 92.1% are citizens. As of 2020, 15.2% of Chandler, AZ residents were born outside of the country (39.2k people).

In 2020, there were 4.47 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (150k people) in Chandler, AZ than any other race or ethnicity. There were 33.6k White (Hispanic) and 27.8k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

92.1%
2020 Citizenship
91.6%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 92.1% of Chandler, AZ residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Chandler, AZ was 91.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Chandler, AZ
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    150k ± 3.02k
  2. White (Hispanic)
    33.6k ± 2.14k
  3. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    27.8k ± 1.79k
19.9%
Hispanic Population
51.3k people

In 2020, there were 4.47 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (150k people) in Chandler, AZ than any other race or ethnicity. There were 33.6k White (Hispanic) and 27.8k Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

19.9% of the people in Chandler, AZ are hispanic (51.3k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Chandler, AZ as a share of the total population.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    514,264 ± 16,964 people
  2. Canada
    43,680 ± 5,116 people
  3. India
    42,811 ± 5,065 people

In 2020, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Arizona was Mexico, the natal country of 514,264 Arizona residents, followed by Canada with 43,680 and India with 42,811.

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Foreign-Born Population

15.2%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
39.2k people
15.7%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
39.7k people

As of 2020, 15.2% of Chandler, AZ residents (39.2k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Chandler, AZ was 15.7%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    3,272 ± 336
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    3,243 ± 567
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    2,970 ± 483

Chandler, AZ has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.01 times greater than any other conflict.

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briefcaseEconomy

The economy of Chandler, AZ employs 138k people. The largest industries in Chandler, AZ are Manufacturing (17,149 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (15,862 people), and Retail Trade (15,272 people), and the highest paying industries are Manufacturing ($90,514), Utilities ($85,859), and Management of Companies & Enterprises ($84,712).

Males in Arizona have an average income that is 1.29 times higher than the average income of females, which is $51,015. The income inequality in Arizona (measured using the Gini index) is 0.462, which is lower than than the national average.

Occupations

138k
2020 Value
± 3,161
2.75%
1 Year growth
± 2.88%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Chandler, AZ grew at a rate of 2.75%, from 134k employees to 138k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Chandler, AZ, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (17,733 people), Management Occupations (16,856 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (15,813 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Chandler, AZ.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

138k
2020 Value
± 3,161
2.75%
1 Year growth
± 2.88%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Chandler, AZ grew at a rate of 2.75%, from 134k employees to 138k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Chandler, AZ, are Manufacturing (17,149 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (15,862 people), and Retail Trade (15,272 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Chandler, AZ, though some of these residents may live in Chandler, AZ and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$54,801
Median earning men ± $2,133
$42,514
Median earning women ± $1,171

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2020 are Manufacturing ($95,750), Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($66,364), and Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($65,572).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2020 are Manufacturing ($71,809), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($64,375), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($61,033).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Arizona. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Arizona.

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Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Arizona to other states, or from other states to Arizona.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $35.2B
  2. $22.1B
  3. $18.2B

In 2020, the top outbound Arizona product (by dollars) was Electronics with $35.2B, followed by Pharmaceuticals ($22.1B) and Mixed freight ($18.2B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Arizona products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$230B
2020 Value in Arizona
$463B
Projected 2050 Value in Arizona
101% growth

In 2020, total outbound Arizona trade was $230B. This is expected to increase 101% to $463B by 2050.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Arizona trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Arizona to other states, or from other states to Arizona.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $32.1B
  2. $14.9B
  3. $5.53B

In 2020, the top outbound Arizona domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was California with $32.1B, followed by Texas with $14.9B and Michigan and $5.53B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Arizona shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Kyrsten Sinema and Mark Kelly are the senators currently representing the state of Arizona. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Arizona is currently represented by 9 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Arizona

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Kyrsten Sinema
Senator from Arizona1
Assumed office on January 3, 2019
Mark Kelly
Senator from Arizona3
Assumed office on December 2, 2020
Elected to the seat to succeed Martha McSally, who had been appointed to the seat following the death of John McCain and the resignation of Jon Kyl.

Kyrsten Sinema and Mark Kelly are the senators currently representing Arizona.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Arizona over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Arizona

Arizona is currently represented by 9 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Arizona have changed over time starting in 2008.

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In 2020, universities in Chandler, AZ awarded 6,329 degrees. The student population of Chandler, AZ in 2020 is skewed towards women, with 12,270 male students and 17,296 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Chandler, AZ are White (2,610 and 41.4%), followed by Black or African American (1,170 and 18.6%), Hispanic or Latino (1,085 and 17.2%), and Unknown (776 and 12.3%).

The largest universities in Chandler, AZ by number of degrees awarded are American InterContinental University (445027) (3,124 and 49.4%), Chandler-Gilbert Community College (2,666 and 42.1%), and Studio Academy of Beauty (481 and 7.6%).

The most popular majors in Chandler, AZ are General Business Administration & Management (1,844 and 29.1%), General Art Studies (684 and 10.8%), and Liberal Arts & Sciences (635 and 10%).

The median tuition cost in Chandler, AZ for private four year colleges is $12,900.

Enrollments by Gender and Races

In 2020 there were 29,566 students enrolled in Chandler, AZ, 41.5% men and 58.5% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 11,596 records, of which 54.5% were women and 45.5% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 635 degree-majors awarded
  2. 172 degree-majors awarded
  3. 700 degree-majors awarded

In 2020, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Chandler, AZ was Liberal Arts & Sciences with 635 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Chandler, AZ according to their major.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 3,124 degrees awarded
  2. 2,666 degrees awarded
  3. 481 degrees awarded

In 2020, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was American InterContinental University (445027) with 3,124 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

In 2020, 2,634 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Chandler, AZ, which is 0.713 times less than the 3,695 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2020 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 2,610 degrees mean that there were 2.23 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Black or African American, with 1,170 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above ($12,900) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2020.

Private for-profit, 4-year or above ($525) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2020.

Public, 2-year ($1,464) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

The graph shows the average net price by sector and year.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2020, 0.954% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.01% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2020 were Some college (1.47M), High School or Equivalent (1.4M), and Bachelors Degree (966k).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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homeHousing & Living

The median property value in Chandler, AZ was $324,500 in 2020, which is 1.41 times larger than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $300,800 to $324,500, a 7.88% increase. The homeownership rate in Chandler, AZ is 64.9%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.4%.

People in Chandler, AZ have an average commute time of 24.9 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Chandler, AZ is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Chandler, AZ is $85,796. In 2020, the place with the highest median household income in Chandler, AZ was Census Tract 8136 with a value of $172,076, followed by Census Tract 8133 and Census Tract 8132, with respective values of $163,684 and $154,348.

Property

$324,500
Median Property Value 2020
±$5,145
$60,945
Median Property Taxes
±$1,882

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Chandler, AZ the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Chandler, AZ compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

64.9%
Homeownership
2020
67.9%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2020

In 2020, 64.9% of the housing units in Chandler, AZ were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 64.9%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 8136
  2. Census Tract 8133
  3. Census Tract 8132

In 2020, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Chandler, AZ was Census Tract 8136 with a value of $172,076, followed by Census Tract 8133 and Census Tract 8132, with respective values of $163,684 and $154,348.

The following map shows all of the places in Chandler, AZ colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$85,796
Median Household Income
± $2,168
93.9k
Number of Households
± 2,494

In 2020, the median household income of the 93.9k households in Chandler, AZ grew to $85,796 from the previous year's value of $82,925.

The following chart displays the households in Chandler, AZ distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Chandler, AZ is from Arizona.
0.462
2020 Wage GINI in Arizona
0.465
2019 Wage GINI in Arizona

In 2020, the income inequality in Arizona was 0.462 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.736% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Arizona was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Arizona in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Arizona across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (76%)
  2. Worked At Home (10.9%)
  3. Carpooled (9.26%)

In 2020, 76% of workers in Chandler, AZ drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (10.9%) and those who carpooled to work (9.26%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

24.9 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Chandler, AZ have a shorter commute time (24.9 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 1.19% of the workforce in Chandler, AZ have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Chandler, AZ distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Chandler, AZ have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

7.29% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Chandler, AZ (18.6k out of 255k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 35 - 44, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Males 25 - 34.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Chandler, AZ is White, followed by Hispanic and Black.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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92.6% of the population of Chandler, AZ has health coverage, with 62.4% on employee plans, 9.22% on Medicaid, 8.8% on Medicare, 10.9% on non-group plans, and 1.26% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Arizona was $6,452 in 2014. This is a 3.03% increase from the previous year ($6,262).

Primary care physicians in Maricopa County, AZ see 1448 patients per year on average, which represents a 1.9% increase from the previous year (1421 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1466 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 701 patients per year.

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Arizona, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,448 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Maricopa County, AZ

Primary care physicians in Maricopa County, AZ see an average of 1,448 patients per year. This represents a 1.9% increase from the previous year (1,421 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Maricopa County, AZ in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Arizona across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2020, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 25.6% under 18 years, 21.5% between 18 and 34 years, 41.1% between 35 and 64 years, and 11.9% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 48.4% were men and 51.6% were women.

The following chart shows the number of people with health coverage by gender.

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Uninsured People

7.39%
Uninsured
62.4%
Employer Coverage
9.22%
Medicaid
8.8%
Medicare
10.9%
Non-Group
1.26%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Chandler, AZ grew by 1.25% from 7.3% to 7.39%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Chandler, AZ changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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