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Surprise Population

Surprise is the city in Arizona State of United States. Surprise population in 2023 is estimated to be 151,883, covers city area of 110.52 sq mi (286.25 sq km), ranks tenth largest city in Arizona State, one-hundred-eighty-ninth city in the United States. Surprise city in Maricopa County, population as per 2020 census is 143,148 compared to 2010 population of 117,517, with increase number of 25,631 people growth of 21.8 percent.

Below is the Surprise population by year:
YearPopulationChange %
2010117,674
2011119,6481.68
2012122,3222.23
2013125,1142.28
2014127,9822.29
2015130,4491.93
2016132,9711.93
2017134,9151.46
2018138,1612.41
2019140,1211.42
2020143,1482.16
2021 *149,1924.222
2022 *151,3531.51
2023 *151,8830.37
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019, 2020 US Census & 2021 estimates updated


Surprise Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, Total Surprise population is 141,674, out of these 67,406 are male, 74,268 are female, The sex ratio of Surprise is 91. The median age of the Surprise population is 39.8, Surprise population by age are, under 18 years is 39,341, 16 years and over is 108,464, 18 years and over is 102,333, 21 years and over is 98,482, 65 years and over is 36,234. 47.6% are male, 52.4% are female, Population of Surprise by age percent-wise is, 27.8% are under 18 years old, 76.6% are 16 years and over, 72.2% are 18 years and over, 69.5% are 21 years and over, 21.4% are 65 years and over. There are total 55,634 housing units, The voting population of Surprise are 99,342, out of these 47,586 are male voters, 51,756 are female voters, 47.9% are male, 52.1% are female. Surprise population in 2022 is estimated to be 151,353, and in 2021 is estimated to be 149,192.

Age GroupPopulationPercent
0 -58,2185.8%
5 - 99,4956.7%
10 - 1412,5928.9%
15 - 1911,4328.1%
20 - 246,0714.3%
25 - 3415,14710.7%
35 - 4418,75213.2%
45 - 5415,87911.2%
55 - 595,4573.9%
60 - 648,3785.9%
65 - 7416,00611.3%
75 - 8411,3228.0%
85 and over2,9252.1%
Source: 2019 US population by age estimates


Surprise Population by Race

According to 2019 population of Surprise by race are:

White Population

White population in Surprise, Arizona are 121,534, percentage wise 85.8 percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in Surprise, Arizona are 8,080, percentage wise 5.7 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Surprise, They are Black racial groups of Africa, includes Sub-Saharan African people, Kenyan, Nigerian, Caribbean such as Haitian and Jamaican.

Asian Population

Asian population in Surprise are 3,090, percentage wise 2.2 percent are asians, out of these 54 are Asian Indians, 692 are Chinese, 1,128 are Filipinos, 248 are Japanese, 215 are Korean, 511 are Vietnamese and 242 are other Asian nationals.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in Surprise, Arizona are 32,033. Percentage wise 22.6 percent are hispanics, out of these 25,584 are Mexican people, 931 are Puerto Ricans, 834 are Cubans, and 4,684 are other Hispanic or Latinos.

Population by Race141,674Percent
White121,53485.8%
Black or African American8,0805.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,3491.0%
Asian Population3,0902.2%
Asian Indian540.0%
Chinese6920.5%
Filipino1,1280.8%
Japanese2480.2%
Other Asian Population242
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2430.2%
Hispanic or Latino32,03322.6%
Mexican25,58418.1%
Puerto Rican9310.7%
Cuban8340.6%
Other Hispanic or Latino4,684
Source: US Census population estimates(2019)


Nativity by Place of Birth

According to 2019 estimates, Surprise native population is 131,620, out of these 46,793 born in the Arizona state and 82,758 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 10,054, out of these 6,850 are Naturalized US citizen, 1,587 are in Europe, 2,389 in Asia, 63 in Africa, 2,707 in Latin America and 104 in Northern America. Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in Surprise are 3,204, out of these 850 are from Europe, 571 are from Asia, 0 from Africa, 1,019 are from Latin America and 764 are from Northern America.

Nativity by Place of BirthPopulation
Native131,620
Born in state of residence46,793
Born in other state in the United States82,758
Northeast12,216
Midwest26,860
South10,722
West32,960
Born outside the United States2,069
Puerto Rico75
U.S. Island Areas284
Born abroad of American parent(s)1,710
Foreign born
Born outside of United States10,054
Naturalized U.S. citizen6,850
Europe1,587
Asia2,389
Africa63
Oceania0
Latin America2,707
Northern America104
Foreigner
Not a U.S. citizen3,204
Europe850
Asia571
Africa0
Oceania0
Latin America1,019
Northern America764
Source: US Census 2019 estimates


Surprise Housing

According to 2019 census estimates, Total number of houses in Surprise, Arizona are 55,634, Occupied housing units are 49,127, Rental vacancy rate is 10. Percentage of occupancy is 88, 69.30% of houses are owner occupied and 19.00% of houses are renter occupied in Surprise. There are 84.25 percent of one-unit detached, 1.50 percent of one-units attached, 0.22 percent of two-unit houses, 0.84 percent of three or four unit homes. 5.67 percent are residing in mobile homes. Average household size of owner occupied is 3 and average household size of renter occupied is 3. 30.78 percent are available with one vehicle, 35.33 percent are available with two vehicles, 20.30 percent are available with three or more vehicles and 1.90 percent are no vehicles available.

HousingUnits
Total housing units55,634
Occupied housing units49,127
Occupied housing units percent88
Rental vacancy rate10
Structure TypeUnits
1-unit, detached46,869
1-unit attached834
2 units121
3 or 4 units467
Mobile home3,154
Boat, RV, van, etc.239
Owner-occupied38,555
Renter-occupied10,572
Average household size of owner-occupied unit3
Average household size of renter-occupied unit3
Source: US Census 2019 housing estimates

Surprise Housing Market

The median value of housing unit in Surprise, Arizona is $269,900, According to 2019 estimated US census of housing market, 2.80 percent of houses are less than $50,000, 0.61 percent are between $50,000 to $100,000, 2.68 percent are between $100,000 to $150,000, 5.12 percent are between $150,000 to $200,000, 32.65 percent are between $200,000 to $300,000, 21.43 percent are between $300,000 to $500,000, 3.56 percent are between $500,000 to one million, 0.45 percent are over one million and above.

Housing unit valueUnits
Less than $50,0001,557
$50,000 to $99,999340
$100,000 to $149,9991,490
$150,000 to $199,9992,849
$200,000 to $299,99918,162
$300,000 to $499,99911,925
$500,000 to $999,9991,979
$1,000,000 or more253
Median (dollars)269,900
Source: US Census 2019 housing market estimates

Surprise Housing Mortgage

According to 2019 estimates of mortgage, The median monthly owner costs with mortgage is $1,479, 0.28 percent of homes pays less than $500 per month, 6.21 percent pay between $500 to $999, 17.62 percent pay between $1,000 to $1,499, 14.49 percent pay between $1,500 to $1,999, 5.17 percent pay between $2,000 to $2,499, 1.88 percent pay between $2,500 to $2,999, 0.65 percent pay between $3,000 or more.

The median monthly owner costs with out mortgage is $442, 1.85 percent of homes pay less than $250, 6.83 percent pays between $250 to $399, 9.73 percent pay between $400 to $599, 3.05 percent pays between $600 to $799, 0.75 percent pays between $800 to $999, and 0.82 percent pays between $1000 or more.

Monthly Owner costs with mortgageUnits
Less than $500155
$500 to $9993,457
$1,000 to $1,4999,805
$1,500 to $1,9998,061
$2,000 to $2,4992,878
$2,500 to $2,9991,046
$3,000 or more359
Median (dollars)1,479
Monthly Owner costs with out mortgageUnits
Less than $2501,031
$250 to $3993,800
$400 to $5995,415
$600 to $7991,699
$800 to $999417
$1,000 or more457
Median (dollars)442
Source: US Census 2019 housing mortgage estimates

Surprise Rental

Total number of Surprise rental homes or apartments are 10,572, occupied by Renter.

        
RentalUnits
Less than $500
$500 to $999
$1,000 to $1,499
$1,500 to $1,999
$2,000 to $2,499
$2,500 to $2,999
$3,000 or more
Median (dollars)1,523
Source: US Census 2019 housing rental estimates

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