Tolleson, Arizona

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Population in 2017: 7,205 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +44.9%
Males: 3,427  (47.6%)
Females: 3,778  (52.4%)
Median resident age:

30.9 years
Arizona median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 85353.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $53,190 (it was $38,773 in 2000)
Tolleson:

$53,190
AZ:

$56,581

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $19,697 (it was $13,747 in 2000)

Tolleson city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $163,571 (it was $77,800 in 2000)
Tolleson:

$163,571
AZ:

$223,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $307,641; detached houses: $332,438; townhouses or other attached units: $231,390; in 2-unit structures: $150,115; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $177,615; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $225,104; mobile homes: $58,779; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $77,789

Median gross rent in 2017: $917.

March 2019 cost of living index in Tolleson: 93.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 23.9%
(15.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.6% for Black residents, 25.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.9% for other race residents, 7.9% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Tolleson, AZ (2010)
    • 5,24180.1%Hispanic
    • 71911.0%White alone
    • 3775.8%Black alone
    • 691.1%Two or more races
    • 651.0%American Indian alone
    • 530.8%Asian alone
    • 110.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 100.2%Other race alone

Races in Tolleson detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Arizona and other state lists, there were 24 registered sex offenders living in Tolleson, Arizona as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Tolleson is 302 to 1.


Crime rates in Tolleson by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(32.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.9)
1
(14.8)
2
(29.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(41.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(32.5)
3
(48.4)
2
(28.1)
4
(55.3)
5
(66.7)
2
(28.2)
7
(105.5)
2
(29.7)
1
(14.8)
2
(29.4)
3
(42.7)
5
(68.6)
3
(41.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
11
(178.9)
26
(419.2)
12
(168.5)
28
(387.2)
10
(133.4)
16
(225.3)
8
(120.5)
13
(193.2)
10
(148.1)
13
(191.0)
15
(213.4)
30
(411.6)
23
(314.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
42
(682.9)
40
(645.0)
57
(800.4)
34
(470.1)
32
(426.8)
31
(436.4)
41
(617.7)
38
(564.8)
25
(370.2)
22
(323.2)
21
(298.8)
33
(452.7)
32
(438.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
283
(4,602)
386
(6,224)
232
(3,258)
241
(3,332)
210
(2,801)
204
(2,872)
210
(3,164)
226
(3,359)
194
(2,872)
209
(3,070)
219
(3,116)
250
(3,430)
213
(2,916)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
395
(6,423)
518
(8,352)
567
(7,962)
620
(8,573)
535
(7,135)
471
(6,631)
526
(7,924)
372
(5,529)
441
(6,529)
435
(6,390)
399
(5,676)
453
(6,215)
376
(5,147)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
151
(2,455)
N/A112
(1,573)
101
(1,397)
63
(840.2)
48
(675.8)
39
(587.5)
40
(594.5)
41
(607.0)
59
(866.8)
51
(725.6)
70
(960.4)
82
(1,123)
Arson
(per 100,000)
7
(113.8)
5
(80.6)
2
(28.1)
3
(41.5)
1
(13.3)
2
(28.2)
4
(60.3)
1
(14.9)
2
(29.6)
2
(29.4)
1
(14.2)
3
(41.2)
3
(41.1)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)1056.71258.0933.6942.3727.4697.7829.5728.3670.7744.1661.1834.4796.9

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City-data.com crime index in Tolleson, AZ

Crime rate in Tolleson detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 49 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.38
Arizona average:

1.77
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Tolleson, AZ City Guides:

Ancestries: Dutch (1.0%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Incorporated in 1929

Land area: 5.56 square miles.

Population density: 1,295 people per square mile   (low).

Tolleson, Arizona map

1,728 residents are foreign born (23.0% Latin America).

This city:

23.5%
Arizona:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,264 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,073 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Glendale, AZ (9.6 miles , pop. 218,812).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (11.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Avondale, AZ (1.9 miles ),
Maricopa Colony, AZ (2.5 miles ),
Litchfield Park, AZ (2.5 miles ),
Goodyear, AZ (3.0 miles ),
Deer Creek, AZ (3.1 miles ),
Glendale, AZ (3.1 miles ),
Youngtown, AZ (3.2 miles ),
El Mirage, AZ (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 33.45 N, Longitude: 112.26 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +10,005 (+136.0%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 612 (19.9%)

Distribution of median household income in Tolleson, AZ in 2017
Distribution of house value in Tolleson, AZ in 2017

Property values in Tolleson, AZ

Tolleson satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.0%
Arizona:

4.6%
Historical population in Tolleson, AZ
Historical housing units in Tolleson, AZ

Population change in the 1990s: +475 (+10.6%).
Most common industries in Tolleson, AZ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (11.3%)
  • Public administration (8.2%)
  • Educational services (7.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Food (5.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.3%)
  • Health care (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.5%)
  • Food (6.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.6%)
  • Utilities (5.6%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (4.7%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (15.2%)
  • Public administration (13.1%)
  • Health care (10.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (9.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.6%)
  • Food (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Tolleson, AZ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.0%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.4%)
  • Cashiers (4.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.3%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (6.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (12.7%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.2%)
  • Cashiers (6.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.6%)

Average climate in Tolleson, Arizona

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tolleson, Arizona environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 155. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

155
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.356. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.356
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 15.1. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.1
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.600. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.600
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 29.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 33.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.8
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.19. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.19
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Tolleson-area historical earthquake activity is near Arizona state average. It is 439% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 250.9 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 199.5 miles away from Tolleson center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 250.8 miles away from Tolleson center
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 209.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/15/1979 at 23:16:54, a magnitude 7.0 (5.7 MB, 6.9 MS, 7.0 ML, 6.4 MW) earthquake occurred 200.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 400.2 miles away from the city center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Maricopa County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Fires: 3, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tolleson topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Tolleson:

  • BANNER ESTRELLA MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; PHOENIX, AZ)
  • AVONDALE DIALYSIS (FMC) (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; AVONDALE, AZ)
  • ESTRELLA DIALYSIS CENTER (FMC) (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; PHOENIX, AZ)
  • AVONDALE DIALYSIS (DSI) (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; AVONDALE, AZ)
  • SOUTHWEST KIDNEY DIALYSIS - MARYVALE (DVA) (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; PHOENIX, AZ)
  • PALM VALLEY REHAB AND CARE CTR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GOODYEAR, AZ)
  • PALM VALLEY DIALYSIS (FMC) (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; GOODYEAR, AZ)

Heliports located in Tolleson:

Amtrak stations near Tolleson:

  • 11 miles: PHOENIX (401 W. HARRISON ST.) - Bus Station . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand.
  • 12 miles: PHOENIX NORTHWEST (PHOENIX, 8101 BLACK CANYON FWY.) - Bus Station . Services: public payphones, call for taxi service.
  • 15 miles: PHOENIX AIRPORT (PHOENIX, TERMINAL 2) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, car rental agency, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tolleson:

  • Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc (about 2 miles; Avondale, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 3,860)
  • Estrella Mountain Community College (about 6 miles; Avondale, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,932)
  • Grand Canyon University (about 9 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 44,186)
  • Glendale Community College (about 10 miles; Glendale, AZ; FT enrollment: 12,533)
  • Phoenix College (about 10 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 7,001)
  • Arizona State University-Downtown Phoenix (about 11 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 9,515)
  • Argosy University-Phoenix Online Division (about 12 miles; Phoenix, AZ; FT enrollment: 8,840)

Public schools in Tolleson:

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Library in Tolleson:

  • TOLLESON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $333,861; Location: 9555 W. VAN BUREN; 19,676 books; 144 audio materials; 1,702 video materials; 28 other licensed databases; 39 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Tolleson: Cashion Substation (A), Tolleson Town Hall (B), Tolleson Fire Department (C), Tolleson Police Department (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Tolleson include: Blessed Sacrament Church (A), Tolleson Christian Church (B), Iglesia Fuente de Viva (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Tolleson include: Tolleson Town Park Number Two (1), Tolleson Town Park Number One (2), Cowden City Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Comfort Suites Tolleson (8421 West McDowell Road), Econo Lodge Tolleson (1520 North 84th Drive), Candlewood Suites (1520 North 84th Drive).

Court: Maricopa County Government - Justice of the Peace- Tolleson Justice C (9550 West Van Buren Street Suite 6).

Birthplace of: Merle Keagle - Girls Professional Baseball League player.

Maricopa County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This city:

3.3 people
Arizona:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

79.5%
Whole state:

66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

9.3%
Whole state:

7.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Tolleson (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Tolleson at 2715 99th Avenue, branch established on 2006/12/01. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Bank of the West: Tolleson Branch at 9502 West Van Buren Street, branch established on 1946/11/01. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas

For population 15 years and over in Tolleson:

Marital status in Tolleson, AZ
  • Never married: 32.3%
  • Now married: 45.9%
  • Separated: 4.1%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

For population 25 years and over in Tolleson:

  • High school or higher: 67.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.5%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.7
Arizona average:

12.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Tolleson
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Tolleson, AZ (based on Maricopa County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant534,4531,206
Catholic520,651100
Other312,574680
Mainline Protestant104,145241
Orthodox13,37924
Black Protestant6,27848
None2,325,637-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 501
Maricopa County:

1.30 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 60
Maricopa County:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 219
Maricopa County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 768
Here:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2,264
Maricopa County:

5.86 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.7%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Maricopa County:

22.5%
Arizona:

22.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Maricopa County:

14.8%
State:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Tolleson:

46.2%
Arizona:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.4%
State:

46.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Tolleson:

25.5%
Arizona:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Tolleson:

11.1%
Arizona:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Tolleson:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Tolleson:

32.7%
State:

33.3%

General health condition:
Tolleson:

52.2%
State:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.9%
State:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Tolleson, AZ Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Firefighters 28$194,596$83,3980$0
Police Protection - Officers 27$187,218$83,2080$0
Streets and Highways 21$119,470$68,2690$0
Sewerage 17$89,761$63,3610$0
Police - Other 15$84,417$67,5340$0
Other Government Administration 15$83,257$66,6060$0
Water Supply 13$76,446$70,5660$0
Financial Administration 12$75,954$75,9540$0
Judicial and Legal 8$55,162$82,7430$0
Welfare 6$31,877$63,7542$3,231
Local Libraries 5$23,137$55,5290$0
Fire - Other 4$30,847$92,5410$0
Parks and Recreation 3$18,596$74,3840$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 3$25,221$100,8840$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 177$1,095,959$74,3022$3,231

Tolleson government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,225,000 ($170.02)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $5,526,000 ($766.97)
    Water Utilities: $5,503,000 ($763.78)
    Police Protection: $4,467,000 ($619.99)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,313,000 ($459.82)
    Central Staff Services: $1,739,000 ($241.36)
    Regular Highways: $803,000 ($111.45)
    General Public Buildings: $706,000 ($97.99)
    Financial Administration: $674,000 ($93.55)
    Housing and Community Development: $545,000 ($75.64)
    Public Welfare - Other: $536,000 ($74.39)
    Parks and Recreation: $526,000 ($73.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $491,000 ($68.15)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $448,000 ($62.18)
    Libraries: $328,000 ($45.52)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $288,000 ($39.97)
    General - Other: $223,000 ($30.95)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,799,000 ($249.69)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $916,000 ($127.13)
    Police Protection: $302,000 ($41.92)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $8,922,000 ($1238.31)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $216,000 ($29.98)

Tolleson government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $5,501,000 ($763.50)
    Other: $375,000 ($52.05)
    Solid Waste Management: $348,000 ($48.30)
    Parks and Recreation: $26,000 ($3.61)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $209,000 ($29.01)
    General Revenue - Other: $208,000 ($28.87)
    Donations From Private Sources: $84,000 ($11.66)
    Interest Earnings: $47,000 ($6.52)
    Rents: $10,000 ($1.39)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $6,395,000 ($887.58)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $1,935,000 ($268.56)
    General Local Government Support: $1,064,000 ($147.68)
    Highways: $627,000 ($87.02)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $15,341,000 ($2129.22)
    Property: $6,455,000 ($895.91)
    Other License: $294,000 ($40.80)
    Public Utilities Sales: $40,000 ($5.55)

Tolleson government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $42,805,000 ($5941.01)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $38,448,000 ($5336.29)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,570,000 ($2577.38)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,213,000 ($1972.66)

Tolleson government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,139,000 ($435.67)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $28,190,000 ($3912.56)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $136,000 ($18.88)

5.34% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($65,566 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.34%
Arizona average:

6.11%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($830 average AGI)
Maricopa County:

0.06%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Pinal County, AZ  0.36% ($45,480 average AGI)
from Pima County, AZ  0.21% ($47,643)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.20% ($58,566)


4.30% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($62,151 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.30%
Arizona average:

5.15%

0.07% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,581 average AGI)
Maricopa County:

0.07%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Pinal County, AZ  0.44% ($45,912 average AGI)
to Pima County, AZ  0.15% ($47,813)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.14% ($55,176)
Businesses in Tolleson, AZ
NameCountNameCount
Arby's1Kmart1
AutoZone1Kohl's1
CarMax1Payless1
Circle K4Pizza Hut1
Comfort Suites1SONIC Drive-In1
Cricket Wireless2Sears1
Famous Footwear1Sprint Nextel1
Fashion Bug1Starbucks1
FedEx1Taco Bell1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Target1
GameStop1U-Haul1
Jack In The Box2Waffle House1

Strongest AM radio stations in Tolleson:

  • KMYL (1190 AM; 5 kW; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: INTERSTATE B/C SYSTEM OF AZ, INC.)
  • KXEM (1010 AM; 15 kW; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES OF PHOENIX, INC.)
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGME (910 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KASA (1540 AM; 10 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KASA RADIO HOGAR, INC.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KPHX (1480 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CORP. OF ARIZONA, INC.)
  • KXEG (1280 AM; 3 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY OF ARIZONA, LLC)
  • KFYI (550 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTAR (620 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KFNN (1510 AM; 22 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: CRC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tolleson:

  • KSLX-FM (100.7 FM; SCOTTSDALE, AZ; Owner: CACTUS RADIO, INC.)
  • KKLT (98.7 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K220GO (91.9 FM; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KZON (101.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KKFR (92.3 FM; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KMLE (107.9 FM; CHANDLER, AZ; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KESZ (99.9 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOOL-FM (94.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KNIX-FM (102.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KUPD (97.9 FM; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: TEMPE RADIO, INC.)
  • KJZZ (91.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA COUNTY COMM. COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KFLR-FM (90.3 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYOT-FM (95.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KMXP (96.9 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K240CV (95.9 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ZORBA RESOURCES, INC.)
  • KZZP (104.7 FM; MESA, AZ; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDKB (93.3 FM; MESA, AZ; Owner: MESA RADIO, INC.)
  • K207CO (89.3 FM; SUN LAKES, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA CNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DIST)
  • K216FO (91.1 FM; GUADALUPE, AZ; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KLNZ (103.5 FM; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Tolleson:

  • KAET (Channel 8; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • K43GV (Channel 43; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: TELEVISION APOGEO DE PHOENIX, LLC)
  • KPHO-TV (Channel 5; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KTVK (Channel 3; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KTVK, INC.)
  • KPPX (Channel 51; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: AMERICA 51, L.P.)
  • KPNX (Channel 12; MESA, AZ; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KUTP (Channel 45; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KSAZ-TV (Channel 10; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KSAZ LICENSE, INC.)
  • KASW (Channel 61; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KASW-TV, INC.)
  • K55EH (Channel 55; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KAZT, L.L.C.)
  • KNXV-TV (Channel 15; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTVW-TV (Channel 33; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KTVW LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • K53GF (Channel 53; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: SPANISH INDEPENDENT BROADCAST NETWORK, LLC)
  • KDRX-CA (Channel 48; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: NBC TELEMUNDO PHOENIX, INC.)
  • KFPH-CA (Channel 39; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF PHOENIX)
  • KTVP-LP (Channel 64; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MAKO COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KAZT-CA (Channel 27; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KAZT, L.L.C.)
  • KDTP (Channel 39; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: COMMUNITY TELEVISION EDUCATORS, INC.)
  • KPAZ-TV (Channel 21; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF ARIZONA, INC.)
  • K25DM (Channel 25; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KDMA CHANNEL 25, INC.)
  • KPHZ-LP (Channel 58; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: NBC TELEMUNDO PHOENIX, INC.)
Tolleson fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Tolleson fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 30Number of bridges
  • 617ft / 188mTotal length
  • $7,000Total costs
  • 1,205,451Total average daily traffic
  • 93,479Total average daily truck traffic
  • 559,396Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
New bridges in Tolleson, AZ - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11930-1939
  • 31950-1959
  • 41960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 71980-1989
  • 81990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Tolleson, AZ
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED47$123,6417$100,06025$121,2881$49,4700$03$90,027
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$80,1300$08$184,9990$00$01$48,480
APPLICATIONS DENIED13$107,2252$105,85532$167,6558$24,7331$3,640,6201$110,800
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN15$131,4452$105,8556$131,4122$14,8400$01$63,320
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$92,9940$02$98,4350$00$01$173,130

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0820.15 , 0821.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$150,3701$95,960
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$106,840
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0821.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Tolleson, AZ
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Tolleson, AZ - Value

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 31. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 69 took place in 2016, and the least - 1 in 2005. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Tolleson, AZ When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (31.7%), and Structure Fires (27.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Tolleson, AZ
    • 14631.7%Outside Fires
    • 12627.4%Structure Fires
    • 11224.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 7616.5%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Tolleson, AZ
Most common first names in Tolleson, AZ among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2772.0 years
Jose2170.9 years
Maria2174.1 years
John1972.3 years
James1872.8 years
Mary1871.1 years
Francisco1374.9 years
Richard1366.0 years
Joe1370.5 years
Thomas1268.9 years
Most common last names in Tolleson, AZ among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Martinez1869.6 years
Hernandez1769.8 years
Ramirez1674.6 years
Garcia1369.5 years
Gonzales1273.1 years
Moreno1174.9 years
Lopez1072.7 years
Johnson1074.9 years
Perez960.4 years
Camacho965.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Tolleson, AZ
  • 57.4%Electricity
  • 39.1%Utility gas
  • 3.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Tolleson, AZ
  • 80.9%Electricity
  • 17.9%Utility gas
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Tolleson compared to Arizona state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Tolleson on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: material moving occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of burglaries per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: material moving occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: other services, except public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: administrative and support and waste management services (population 5,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of police officers per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other congregations"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents (pop. 50,000+)"
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