Scottsdale SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
9.5
Commute
8

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Scottsdale, Arizona Info Snack

Scottsdale (O'odham: Vaai S-vaon; Yaqui: Eskatel) is a city in the eastern part of Maricopa County, Arizona, adjacent to the Greater Phoenix Area. Named Scottsdale in 1894 after founder Winfield Scott and incorporated in 1951 with a population of 2,000, the 2015 population of the city is estimated to be 236,839 according to the U.S. Census Bureau. The New York Times described downtown Scottsdale as "a desert version of Miami's South Beach" and as having "plenty of late night partying and a buzzing hotel scene." Its slogan is "The West's Most Western Town."
Population
239,283
Unemployment
4.1%
Poverty
8.9%
Median Home
$433,500
Median Income
$80,306
Median Rent
$1,221

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Population over time in Scottsdale

Year Population % Change
2017 239,283 2.0%
2016 234,495 3.1%
2015 227,471 1.8%
2014 223,519 1.0%
2013 221,283 0.6%
2012 219,867 0.3%
2011 219,311 0.2%
2010 218,770 -

Crime in Scottsdale Per 100k

Crime Scottsdale AZ USA
Violent Crime 157.2 508.0 382.9
Murder 2.0 5.9 5.3
Robbery 39.7 106.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 74.7 345.0 248.9
Property Crime 2172.0 2914.9 2362.0
Burglary 348.6 536.3 430.4
Larceny 1725.7 2107.0 1694.0
Car Theft 97.7 271.6 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Scottsdale

White
81.0% (193,909)
African American
1.6% (3,766)
American Indian
0.8% (1,833)
Asian
4.2% (9,950)
Hawaiian
0.1% (164)
Other
0.2% (410)
Two Or More
1.9% (4,561)
Hispanic
10.3% (24,690)
Race Scottsdale AZ USA
White 81.0% 55.6% 61.5%
African American 1.6% 4.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.8% 3.9% 0.7%
Asian 4.2% 3.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.9% 2.2% 2.3%
Hispanic 10.3% 30.9% 17.6%

Household Income For Scottsdale, Arizona

Less than $10,000
4.6% (1,100,701)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.2% (765,705)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.5% (1,555,339)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.6% (1,579,267)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.9% (2,608,184)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.1% (3,613,173)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.8% (2,823,539)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.1% (4,091,739)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.1% (1,938,192)
$200,000 or more
16.1% (3,852,456)
Income Scottsdale AZ USA
Less than $10,000 4.6% 7.2% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.2% 4.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.5% 10.3% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.6% 10.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.9% 14.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.1% 18.6% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.8% 12.2% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.1% 12.9% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.1% 4.8% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 16.1% 4.7% 6.3%

Gender in Scottsdale

Female
50.9% (121,740)
Male
49.1% (117,542)
Gender Scottsdale AZ USA
Female 50.9% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 49.1% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Scottsdale for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.9% (4,430)
9-12th Grade
1.7% (4,168)
High School / GED
12.5% (30,024)
Some College
20.4% (48,898)
Associate's Degree
7.3% (17,373)
Bachelor's Degree
34.4% (82,338)
Master's Degree
14.4% (34,382)
Professional Degree
5.0% (11,921)
Doctorate Degree
2.4% (5,745)
Education Scottsdale AZ USA
< 9th Grade 1.9% 5.9% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 1.7% 7.6% 7.2%
High School / GED 12.5% 24.2% 27.3%
Some College 20.4% 25.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.3% 8.6% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 34.4% 17.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 14.4% 7.7% 8.4%
Professional Degree 5.0% 1.8% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.4% 1.2% 1.4%

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