Payson SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
6
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9.5

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Payson, Arizona Info Snack

Payson is a town in northern Gila County, Arizona, United States. Its location puts it very near to the geographic center of Arizona. Payson has been called "The Heart of Arizona". The town is surrounded by the Tonto National Forest and has many outdoor activities year round. As of the 2010 census, the population of Payson was 15,301.
Population
15,439
Unemployment
4.6%
Poverty
12.4%
Median Home
$221,700
Median Income
$50,049
Median Rent
$958

Rankings for Payson in Arizona

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Map Of Payson, AZ

Population over time in Payson

Year Population % Change
2017 15,439 0.7%
2016 15,338 0.3%
2015 15,297 0.3%
2014 15,248 0.1%
2013 15,234 0.0%
2012 15,231 0.2%
2011 15,205 0.6%
2010 15,116 0.6%
2009 15,026 -
Crime/100k Payson AZ USA
Violent Crime 405.2 474.9 368.9
Murder 0.0 5.1 5.0
Robbery 25.7 91.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 360.2 328.1 246.8
Property Crime 2591.8 2676.8 2199.5
Burglary 604.5 439.7 376.0
Larceny 1877.9 1970.3 1594.6
Car Theft 109.3 266.9 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Payson

White
87.9% (13,566)
African American
0.9% (138)
American Indian
3.3% (510)
Asian
1.0% (154)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.2% (186)
Hispanic
5.7% (885)
Race Payson AZ USA
White 87.9% 55.1% 61.1%
African American 0.9% 4.1% 12.3%
American Indian 3.3% 3.9% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 3.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.7% 31.1% 17.8%

Household Income For Payson, Arizona

Less than $10,000
5.2% (80,878)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.0% (61,053)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.8% (212,446)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.1% (171,219)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.9% (244,888)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.8% (335,904)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.5% (192,846)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.9% (137,200)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.8% (58,574)
$200,000 or more
3.2% (48,887)
Income Payson AZ USA
Less than $10,000 5.2% 675.2% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.0% 440.0% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.8% 967.5% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.1% 993.4% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.9% 1385.1% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.8% 1873.4% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.5% 1251.4% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.9% 1356.8% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.8% 527.6% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 3.2% 529.6% 697.9%

Gender in Payson

Female
53.3% (8,233)
Male
46.7% (7,206)
Gender Payson AZ USA
Female 53.3% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 46.7% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Payson for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (308)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (926)
High School / GED
27.0% (4,168)
Some College
30.0% (4,631)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,389)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (2,470)
Master's Degree
7.0% (1,080)
Professional Degree
2.0% (308)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (154)
Education Payson AZ USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 7.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 24.0% 27.0%
Some College 30.0% 25.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 18.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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