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Tempe Population

Tempe is a city in the Arizona State of United States, located in the East Valley section of metropolitan Phoenix. Tempe population in 2021 is estimated to be 182,960, covers city area of 40.23 sq mi (104.18 sq km), ranks eight largest city in Arizona State and one-hundred-forty-third populous city in the United States. The city is named after the Vale of Tempe in Greece. Arizona State University is located in Tempe city.

Below is the Tempe population by year:
YearPopulationChange %
2010162,326
2011164,4811.33
2012168,5852.50
2013170,8071.32
2014175,7302.88
2015179,2211.99
2016185,0043.23
2017185,9310.50
2018192,3643.46
2019195,8051.79
2020180,587-7.77
2021 *182,9601.21
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019 & 2020 US Census updated


Tempe Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, Total Tempe population is 195,816, out of these 102,984 are male, 92,832 are female, The sex ratio of Tempe is 111. The median age of the Tempe population is 30.0, Tempe population by age are, under 18 years is 25,323, 16 years and over is 173,914, 18 years and over is 170,493, 21 years and over is 151,172, 65 years and over is 27,394. 52.6% are male, 47.4% are female, Population of Tempe by age percent-wise is, 12.9% are under 18 years old, 88.8% are 16 years and over, 87.1% are 18 years and over, 77.2% are 21 years and over, 11.3% are 65 years and over. There are total 85,556 housing units, The voting population of Tempe are 152,866, out of these 78,116 are male voters, 74,750 are female voters, 51.1% are male, 48.9% are female.

Age GroupPopulationPercent
0 -58,4744.3%
5 - 96,9033.5%
10 - 145,2722.7%
15 - 1917,5829.0%
20 - 2431,67416.2%
25 - 3447,75324.4%
35 - 4420,79910.6%
45 - 5419,0039.7%
55 - 597,7934.0%
60 - 648,4374.3%
65 - 7414,0297.2%
75 - 846,1013.1%
85 and over1,9961.0%
Source: 2019 US population by age estimates


Tempe Population by Race

According to 2019 population of Tempe by race are:

White Population

White population in Tempe, Arizona are 144,455, percentage wise 73.8 percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in Tempe, Arizona are 14,782, percentage wise 7.5 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Tempe, 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 Tempe are 18,138, percentage wise 9.3 percent are asians, out of these 7,480 are Asian Indians, 5,980 are Chinese, 738 are Filipinos, 83 are Japanese, 773 are Korean, 649 are Vietnamese and 2,435 are other Asian nationals.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in Tempe, Arizona are 40,804. Percentage wise 20.8 percent are hispanics, out of these 32,708 are Mexican people, 1,439 are Puerto Ricans, 557 are Cubans, and 6,100 are other Hispanic or Latinos.

Population by Race195,816Percent
White144,45573.8%
Black or African American14,7827.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native3,6011.8%
Cherokee tribal grouping%
Chippewa tribal grouping%
Navajo tribal grouping%
Sioux tribal grouping%
Asian Population18,1389.3%
Asian Indian7,4803.8%
Chinese5,9803.1%
Filipino7380.4%
Japanese830.0%
Korean7730.4%
Vietnamese6490.3%
Other Asian Population2,435
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2040.1%
Native Hawaiian%
Guamanian or Chamorro%
Hispanic or Latino40,80420.8%
Mexican32,70816.7%
Puerto Rican1,4390.7%
Cuban5570.3%
Other Hispanic or Latino6,100
Source: US Census population estimates(2019)


Nativity by Place of Birth

According to 2019 estimates, Tempe native population is 165,908, out of these 70,317 born in the Arizona state and 91,108 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 29,908, out of these 11,612 are Naturalized US citizen, 1,368 are in Europe, 4,720 in Asia, 462 in Africa, 4,130 in Latin America and 932 in Northern America. Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in Tempe are 18,296, out of these 1,097 are from Europe, 12,388 are from Asia, 939 from Africa, 3,601 are from Latin America and 271 are from Northern America.

Nativity by Place of BirthPopulation
Native165,908
Born in state of residence70,317
Born in other state in the United States91,108
Northeast13,057
Midwest0
South14,788
West32,116
Born outside the United States4,483
Puerto Rico410
U.S. Island Areas118
Born abroad of American parent(s)3,955
Foreign born
Born outside of United States29,908
Naturalized U.S. citizen11,612
Europe1,368
Asia4,720
Africa462
Oceania0
Latin America4,130
Northern America932
Foreigner
Not a U.S. citizen18,296
Europe1,097
Asia12,388
Africa939
Oceania0
Latin America3,601
Northern America271
Source: US Census 2019 estimates


Tempe Housing

According to 2019 census estimates, Total number of houses in Tempe, Arizona are 85,556, Occupied housing units are 76,669, Rental vacancy rate is 4. Percentage of occupancy is 90, 35.99% of houses are owner occupied and 53.63% of houses are renter occupied in Tempe. There are 40.67 percent of one-unit detached, 7.49 percent of one-units attached, 1.26 percent of two-unit houses, 6.24 percent of three or four unit homes. 2.40 percent are residing in mobile homes. Average household size of owner occupied is 3 and average household size of renter occupied is 2. 34.39 percent are available with one vehicle, 31.57 percent are available with two vehicles, 14.61 percent are available with three or more vehicles and 9.04 percent are no vehicles available.

HousingUnits
Total housing units85,556
Occupied housing units76,669
Occupied housing units percent90
Rental vacancy rate4
Structure TypeUnits
1-unit, detached34,794
1-unit attached6,410
2 units1,075
3 or 4 units5,335
Mobile home2,056
Boat, RV, van, etc.0
Owner-occupied30,789
Renter-occupied45,880
Average household size of owner-occupied unit3
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2
Source: US Census 2019 housing estimates

Tempe Housing Market

The median value of housing unit in Tempe, Arizona is $323,600, According to 2019 estimated US census of housing market, 1.51 percent of houses are less than $50,000, 0.51 percent are between $50,000 to $100,000, 1.22 percent are between $100,000 to $150,000, 1.75 percent are between $150,000 to $200,000, 10.49 percent are between $200,000 to $300,000, 15.64 percent are between $300,000 to $500,000, 4.25 percent are between $500,000 to one million, 0.61 percent are over one million and above.

Housing unit valueUnits
Less than $50,0001,289
$50,000 to $99,999436
$100,000 to $149,9991,046
$150,000 to $199,9991,496
$200,000 to $299,9998,975
$300,000 to $499,99913,383
$500,000 to $999,9993,640
$1,000,000 or more524
Median (dollars)323,600
Source: US Census 2019 housing market estimates

Tempe Housing Mortgage

According to 2019 estimates of mortgage, The median monthly owner costs with mortgage is $1,589, 0.09 percent of homes pays less than $500 per month, 2.79 percent pay between $500 to $999, 6.65 percent pay between $1,000 to $1,499, 6.12 percent pay between $1,500 to $1,999, 3.34 percent pay between $2,000 to $2,499, 1.34 percent pay between $2,500 to $2,999, 1.46 percent pay between $3,000 or more.

The median monthly owner costs with out mortgage is $490, 1.22 percent of homes pay less than $250, 3.73 percent pays between $250 to $399, 4.73 percent pay between $400 to $599, 2.18 percent pays between $600 to $799, 1.10 percent pays between $800 to $999, and 1.28 percent pays between $1000 or more.

Monthly Owner costs with mortgageUnits
Less than $50079
$500 to $9992,383
$1,000 to $1,4995,693
$1,500 to $1,9995,239
$2,000 to $2,4992,855
$2,500 to $2,9991,143
$3,000 or more1,249
Median (dollars)1,589
Monthly Owner costs with out mortgageUnits
Less than $2501,048
$250 to $3993,188
$400 to $5994,047
$600 to $7991,864
$800 to $999939
$1,000 or more1,093
Median (dollars)490
Source: US Census 2019 housing mortgage estimates

Tempe Rental

Total number of Tempe rental homes or apartments are 45,880, occupied by Renter, The median value of Tempe average rental rate is $1,237.

        
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)1,237
Source: US Census 2019 housing rental estimates

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