Living in Fountain Hills, AZ

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Fountain Hills SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
6

Fountain Hills, AZ Cost Of Living

120
Fountain Hills's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average

Fountain Hills, Arizona Info Snack

Fountain Hills is a town in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States. Known for its impressive fountain, once the tallest in the world, it borders on the Fort McDowell Yavapai Nation, Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, and Scottsdale, Arizona. The population is 22,489, as of the 2010 census. Between the 1990 and 2000 censuses it was the eighth fastest-growing place among cities and towns in Arizona.
Population
24,490
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
4.1%
Median Home
$404,800
Median Income
$81,537
Median Rent
$1,233

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Rankings for Fountain Hills in Arizona

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Map Of Fountain Hills, AZ

Population over time in Fountain Hills

Year Population % Change
2017 24,490 1.8%
2016 24,047 0.8%
2015 23,863 2.3%
2014 23,322 1.2%
2013 23,051 1.0%
2012 22,812 0.6%
2011 22,678 0.3%
2010 22,617 0.5%
2009 22,506 -

Race / Ethnicity in Fountain Hills

White
91.8% (22,493)
African American
0.2% (44)
American Indian
0.2% (40)
Asian
2.6% (632)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.7% (163)
Hispanic
4.6% (1,118)
Race Fountain Hills AZ USA
White 91.8% 55.1% 61.1%
African American 0.2% 4.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 3.9% 0.7%
Asian 2.6% 3.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.7% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.6% 31.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Fountain Hills, Arizona

Less than $10,000
3.3% (80,794)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.9% (46,742)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.0% (147,841)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.2% (152,071)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.6% (259,303)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.7% (457,693)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.1% (344,327)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.3% (471,441)
$150,000 to $199,999
7.7% (189,084)
$200,000 or more
12.2% (299,700)
Income Fountain Hills AZ USA
Less than $10,000 3.3% 6.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.9% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.0% 9.7% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.2% 9.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.6% 13.9% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.7% 18.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.1% 12.5% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.3% 13.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 7.7% 5.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 12.2% 5.3% 7.0%

Gender in Fountain Hills

Female
53.3% (13,063)
Male
46.7% (11,426)
Gender Fountain Hills AZ USA
Female 53.3% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 46.7% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fountain Hills for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (244)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (489)
High School / GED
14.0% (3,428)
Some College
23.0% (5,632)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (2,449)
Bachelor's Degree
30.0% (7,347)
Master's Degree
13.0% (3,183)
Professional Degree
4.0% (979)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (734)
Education Fountain Hills AZ USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 14.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 25.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 30.0% 18.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 13.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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