Tucson, Arizona

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Population in 2017: 535,677 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +10.1%
 
Males: 267,387  (49.9%)
Females: 268,290  (50.1%)
Median resident age:

34.1 years
Arizona median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 85701, 85706, 85707, 85708, 85710, 85711, 85714, 85719, 85723, 85724, 85726, 85730, 85745.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $41,613 (it was $30,981 in 2000)
Tucson:

$41,613
AZ:

$56,581

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,511 (it was $16,322 in 2000)

Tucson city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $150,400 (it was $91,200 in 2000)
Tucson:

$150,400
AZ:

$223,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $164,065; detached houses: $181,510; townhouses or other attached units: $131,029; in 2-unit structures: $165,151; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $114,366; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $65,071; mobile homes: $62,152; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $15,328

Median gross rent in 2017: $817.

March 2019 cost of living index in Tucson: 89.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 22.1%
(18.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.9% for Black residents, 23.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 37.4% for American Indian residents, 30.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 26.1% for other race residents, 24.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Tucson, AZ (2017)
    • 240,36244.9%Hispanic
    • 231,35843.2%White alone
    • 23,6844.4%Black alone
    • 15,4142.9%Asian alone
    • 12,6912.4%Two or more races
    • 10,5392.0%American Indian alone
    • 1,0270.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 6010.1%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Arizona and other state lists, there were 1,278 registered sex offenders living in Tucson, Arizona as of May 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Tucson is 415 to 1.


Crime rates in Tucson by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
55
(10.4)
51
(9.5)
49
(9.4)
65
(12.3)
35
(6.4)
51
(9.7)
51
(9.7)
43
(8.1)
47
(8.9)
31
(5.9)
30
(5.6)
46
(8.6)
47
(8.7)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
378
(71.4)
294
(54.9)
277
(52.9)
246
(46.5)
204
(37.2)
158
(30.0)
204
(38.7)
234
(44.0)
216
(41.1)
422
(79.7)
469
(87.9)
498
(93.6)
504
(93.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1,685
(318.3)
1,675
(312.9)
1,432
(273.6)
1,451
(274.3)
1,246
(227.4)
1,088
(206.4)
1,163
(220.5)
1,260
(237.0)
1,002
(190.7)
1,059
(199.9)
1,235
(231.4)
1,431
(268.8)
1,224
(227.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2,930
(553.4)
2,560
(478.3)
2,345
(448.1)
2,490
(470.8)
2,075
(378.7)
2,034
(385.9)
2,022
(383.3)
2,314
(435.3)
2,103
(400.2)
1,960
(370.0)
2,511
(470.5)
2,293
(430.8)
2,183
(406.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
5,130
(968.9)
5,121
(956.8)
4,787
(914.8)
5,157
(975.0)
5,062
(923.8)
5,002
(949.0)
4,979
(943.9)
5,021
(944.6)
4,957
(943.3)
3,664
(691.7)
4,138
(775.4)
4,424
(831.1)
3,257
(606.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
19,642
(3,710)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A27,440
(5,222)
29,592
(5,587)
25,185
(4,719)
21,125
(3,968)
20,798
(3,870)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
6,527
(1,233)
7,376
(1,378)
6,767
(1,293)
5,808
(1,098)
3,564
(650.4)
3,433
(651.3)
2,746
(520.6)
2,499
(470.1)
2,190
(416.8)
1,929
(364.2)
1,942
(363.9)
2,407
(452.2)
2,568
(477.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
307
(58.0)
301
(56.2)
280
(53.5)
318
(60.1)
225
(41.1)
153
(29.0)
167
(31.7)
198
(37.3)
151
(28.7)
117
(22.1)
119
(22.3)
156
(29.3)
158
(29.4)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)598.9576.6550.4542.9446.6450.0449.8461.1496.3510.5517.2512.0477.6

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City-data.com crime index in Tucson, AZ

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 1,015 (807 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.50
Arizona average:

1.77
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Ancestries: German (5.5%), Irish (3.9%), American (3.5%), English (2.9%), Italian (2.3%), European (1.6%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Incorporated in 1877

Elevation: 2491 feet

Land area: 194.7 square miles.

Population density: 2,752 people per square mile   (average).

Tucson, Arizona map

82,351 residents are foreign born (10.6% Latin America, 1.8% Asia).

This city:

15.3%
Arizona:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,433 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,365 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (113.1 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

South Tucson, AZ (1.8 miles ),
Drexel-Alvernon, AZ (2.2 miles ),
Catalina Foothills, AZ (2.4 miles ),
Littletown, AZ (2.5 miles ),
Flowing Wells, AZ (2.7 miles ),
Drexel Heights, AZ (3.0 miles ),
Tanque Verde, AZ (3.2 miles ),
Summit, AZ (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 32.21 N, Longitude: 110.92 W

Tucson nicknames or aliases (official or unofficial): The Old Pueblo, The Sunshine Factory

Daytime population change due to commuting: +70,265 (+13.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 190,825 (80.4%)

Area code: 520

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

Property values in Tucson, AZ

Tucson satellite photo by USGS

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Tucson tourist attractions:

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.6%
Arizona:

4.6%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Tucson, AZ
Historical housing units in Tucson, AZ

Population change in the 1990s: +68,770 (+16.5%).
Most common industries in Tucson, AZ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2017
  • Health care (12.3%)
  • Educational services (10.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (8.2%)
  • Construction (7.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.9%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2017
  • Construction (13.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (10.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.7%)
  • Educational services (7.5%)
  • Health care (6.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.0%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2017
  • Health care (18.5%)
  • Educational services (12.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.7%)
  • Social assistance (4.9%)
  • Public administration (4.5%)
Most common occupations in Tucson, AZ (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2017
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.4%)
  • Cashiers (2.8%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (2.7%)
  • Customer service representatives (2.7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (2.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (2.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2017
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.5%)
  • Computer specialists (3.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (2.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (2.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2017
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
  • Cashiers (3.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.7%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (3.6%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.4%)

Average climate in Tucson, Arizona

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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 86.9. This is about average.

City:

86.9
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.191. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 2.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.191
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 8.27. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.27
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.127. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.127
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 32.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.0
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 29.9. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 1.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

29.9
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.54. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.54
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Tucson-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Arizona state average. It is 319% 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 352.2 miles away from Tucson 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 286.7 miles away from Tucson center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 284.5 miles away from Tucson center
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 356.1 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 278.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/4/2006 at 08:32:32, a magnitude 6.7 (6.1 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.6 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 289.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Pima County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Fires: 2, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tucson topographic map

Main business address for: LXU Healthcare, Inc. (ELECTROMEDICAL & ELECTROTHERAPEUTIC APPARATUS), VENTANA MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC (SURGICAL & MEDICAL INSTRUMENTS & APPARATUS), TUCSON ELECTRIC POWER CO (ELECTRIC SERVICES), UNISOURCE ENERGY CORP (ELECTRIC SERVICES), IONATRON, INC. (SEARCH, DETECTION, NAVIGATION, GUIDANCE, AERONAUTICAL SYS), BRONCO ENERGY FUND, INC. ([9995]).

Hospitals in Tucson:

  • AMERICAN TRANSITIONAL HOSPITAL, INC (3838 NORTH CAMPBELL AVE)
  • CARONDELET HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE (1802 WEST ST. MARY'S ROAD)
  • CARONDELET ST JOSEPH'S HOSPITAL (Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, 350 NORTH WILMOT ROAD)
  • DESERT LIFE DAY SURGERY (2001 WEST ORANGE GROVE RD SUITE 114)
  • HEARTLAND HOME HEALTH CARE AND HOSPICE (2980 NORTH CAMPBELL AVE, SUITE 190 B)
  • JACOB C FRUCHTHENDLER JEWISH COMMUNITY HOSPICE (2221 NORTH ROSEMONT)
  • QUALITY LIFESTYLES HOSPICE (6200 EAST 14TH STREET #B130)
  • T M C HOSPICE AKA PEPPI'S HOUSE (HOME HOSPICE) (5301 EAST GRANT ROAD)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA MEDICAL CTR- SOUTH CAM, THE (Voluntary non-profit - Private, 2800 EAST AJO WAY)
  • VA S. ARIZONA HEALTHCARE SYSTEM (Government Federal, 3601 SOUTH SIXTH AVENUE)
  • VENCOR HOSPITAL - TUCSON (355 NORTH WILMOT ROAD)

Airports, heliports and other landing facilities located in Tucson:

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Amtrak station:

TUCSON (400 E. TOOLE ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.

Biggest Colleges/Universities in Tucson:

  • University of Arizona (Full-time enrollment: 36,324; Location: 1401 E University; Public; Website: www.arizona.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Pima Community College (Full-time enrollment: 18,794; Location: 4905C East Broadway Blvd.; Public; Website: www.pima.edu)
  • Pima Medical Institute-Tucson (Full-time enrollment: 2,357; Location: 3350 East Grant Road, Suite 200; Private, for-profit; Website: pmi.edu)
  • University of Phoenix-Southern Arizona Campus (Full-time enrollment: 1,552; Location: 300 S. Craycroft Road; Private, for-profit; Website: www.phoenix.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Brown Mackie College-Tucson (Full-time enrollment: 685; Location: 4585 E Speedway Blvd.; Private, for-profit; Website: www.brownmackie.edu)
  • ITT Technical Institute-Tucson (Full-time enrollment: 468; Location: 1455 W. River Rd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.itt-tech.edu)
  • The Art Institute of Tucson (Full-time enrollment: 451; Location: 5099 E. Grant Rd. #100; Private, for-profit; Website: www.artinstitutes.edu/tucson)
  • Tucson College (Full-time enrollment: 391; Location: 5151 E Broadway Blvd, Ste.155; Private, for-profit; Website: www.tucsoncollege.edu)
  • Brookline College-Tucson (Full-time enrollment: 387; Location: 5441 E. 22nd St, Ste.125; Private, for-profit; Website: www.brooklinecollege.edu)
  • Carrington College-Tucson (Full-time enrollment: 379; Location: 3550 N Oracle Rd.; Private, for-profit; Website: www.carrington.edu)
  • Southwest University of Visual Arts-Tucson (Full-time enrollment: 284; Location: 2525 N Country Club Rd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.suva.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Empire Beauty School-Tucson (Full-time enrollment: 215; Location: 3030 E Speedway Blvd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.empire.edu)
  • Cortiva Institute-Tucson (Full-time enrollment: 188; Location: 6390 E. Broadway, Suite 100; Private, for-profit; Website: www.cortiva.com/)
  • Aveda Institute-Tucson (Full-time enrollment: 131; Location: 845 North Park Avenue; Private, for-profit; Website: www.avedaschooltucson.com)
  • HDS Truck Driving Institute (Full-time enrollment: 115; Location: 6251 S. Wilmot Road; Private, for-profit; Website: www.hdstruckdrivinginstitute.com)
  • Regency Beauty Institute-East Tucson (Full-time enrollment: 97; Location: 7225 E. Broadway Blvd., Suite 170; Private, for-profit; Website: www.regency.edu)
  • Tucson College of Beauty (Full-time enrollment: 95; Location: 3955 N Flowing Wells Rd; Private, for-profit; Website: tucsoncollegeofbeauty.com)
  • Regency Beauty Institute-North Tucson (Full-time enrollment: 94; Location: 625 E Wetmore, Suite F-109; Private, for-profit; Website: www.regency.edu)
  • Arizona Academy of Beauty-East (Full-time enrollment: 61; Location: 5631 E Speedway Blvd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.arizonaacademy.com)
  • Arizona Academy of Beauty-North (Full-time enrollment: 60; Location: 4066 N Oracle; Private, for-profit; Website: www.arizonaacademy.com)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Tucson:

  • Central Arizona College (about 67 miles; Coolidge, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 4,893)
  • Eastern Arizona College (about 81 miles; Thatcher, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,810)
  • Arizona State University-Polytechnic (about 88 miles; Mesa, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,311)
  • Chandler-Gilbert Community College (about 91 miles; Chandler, AZ; FT enrollment: 8,047)
  • Cochise College (about 94 miles; Douglas, AZ; FT enrollment: 8,597)
  • Mesa Community College (about 99 miles; Mesa, AZ; FT enrollment: 14,726)
  • University of Phoenix-Phoenix Campus (about 103 miles; Tempe, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,862)

Biggest private high schools in Tucson:

  • SALPOINTE CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,071, Location: 1545 E COPPER ST, Grades: 9-12)
  • PUSCH RIDGE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 473, Location: 9500 N ORACLE RD, Grades: 6-12)
  • DESERT CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 367, Location: 7525 E SPEEDWAY BLVD, Grades: KG-12)
  • ST GREGORY COLLEGE PREPARATORY SCHOOL (Students: 303, Location: 3231 N CRAYCROFT RD, Grades: 6-12)
  • GREEN FIELDS COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL (Students: 183, Location: 6000 N CAMINO DE LA TIERRA, Grades: KG-12)
  • ST AUGUSTINE CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 121, Location: 8800 E 22ND ST, Grades: 9-12)
  • RIVER OF LIFE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 85, Location: 6902 E GOLF LINKS RD, Grades: KG-12)
  • NELLIE P COVERT SCHOOL (Students: 24, Location: 2700 S 8TH AVE, Grades: 1-12)
  • FAITH CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 15, Location: 2555 W VALENCIA RD, Grades: 6-10)
  • FENSTER SCHOOL (Students: 13, Location: 8505 E OCOTILLO DR, Grades: 9-12)

Biggest private elementary/middle schools in Tucson:

  • ST ELIZABETH ANN SETON SCHOOL (Students: 530, Location: 8650 N SHANNON RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • SS PETER & PAUL CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 416, Location: 1436 N CAMPBELL AVE, Grades: KG-8)
  • ST CYRIL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 384, Location: 4725 E PIMA ST, Grades: KG-8)
  • OUR MOTHER OF SORROWS SCHOOL (Students: 376, Location: 1800 S KOLB RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST MICHAEL'S PARISH DAY SCHOOL (Students: 345, Location: 602 N WILMOT RD, Grades: KG-8)
  • ST AMBROSE SCHOOL (Students: 271, Location: 300 S TUCSON BLVD, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST JOSEPH CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 262, Location: 215 S CRAYCROFT RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • FAMILY LIFE ACADEMY (Students: 244, Location: 7801 E KENYON DR, Grades: PK-6)
  • SANTA CRUZ CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 193, Location: 29 W 22ND ST, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST JOHN THE EVANGELIST NOTRE DAME ACE ACADEMY (Students: 165, Location: 600 W AJO WAY, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Tucson

Library in Tucson:

  • PIMA COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $39,099,324; Location: 101 N. STONE AVENUE; 1,033,575 books; 1,939 e-books; 92,770 audio materials; 84,367 video materials; 24 local licensed databases; 12 state licensed databases; 18 other licensed databases; 3,175 print serial subscriptions)

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Tucson: United States Geological Survey Magnetic Observatory (A), Amphi Plaza (B), Christopher City University of Arizona (C), El Rio Country Club (D), El Tangue Golf Course (E), Randolph Municipal Golf Course (F), Tucson Trap and Skeet Club (G), University of Arizona Experiment Farm (H), University of Arizona Farm (I), University of Arizona Geochronology Laboratories (J), El Dorado Country Club (K), El Paso Natural Gas Company Compressor Station (L), El Rio Golf Course (M), Fred Enke Golf Course (N), Silverbell Golf Course (O), Arizona Correctional Training Facility (P), Berkshire Village (Q), PFE Yard (R), Miracle Mile Exchange (S), Park Avenue Industrial Center (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Campbell Plaza Shopping Center (1), Colonia Verde Shopping Center (2), Decorator Square Shopping Center (3), Del Norte Shopping Center (4), Desert Square Shopping Center (5), Flowing Wells Plaza Shopping Center (6), Fort Lowell Shopping Center (7), Grant Park Shopping Center (8), Grantstone Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Tucson include: TUCSON ELECTRIC POWER CO (A), UNISOURCE ENERGY CORP (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Tucson include: Saint Judes Anglican Church (A), Saint Joseph Roman Catholic Church (B), Saint James United Methodist Church (C), Saint Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church (D), Saint Cyril's of Alexandria Roman Catholic Church (E), Saint Augustine Cathedral (F), Saint Andrew's Episcopal Church (G), Saint Ambrose Church (H), Sahuaro Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Holy Hope Cemetery and Mausoleum (1), South Lawn Memorial Cemetery (2), All Faiths Memorial Park (3), East Lawn Palms Cemetery (4), Tucson Pioneer Cemetery (5), Evergreen Memorial Park (6), Pima County Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Kennedy Park Creek (A), Agua Caliente Wash (B), Pantano Wash (C), Pima Wash (D), Arroyo Chico (E), Julian Wash (F), West Branch Santa Cruz River (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Tucson include: Hi Corbett Field (1), Navajo Park (2), Mission Park (3), Himmel Park (4), Fort Lowell Park (5), Santa Rita Park (6), Swan Park (7), John F Kennedy Park (8), Conner Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: GPD Toy Train Museum (3975 North Miller Avenue) (1), International Wildlife Museum (4800 West Gates Passage Road) (2), Ironwood Terraces (Museums; 2021 North Kinney Road) (3), Bates Dan Bronze Sculptures (Museums; 6541 East Tanque Verde Road) (4), International Biopcrk Foundation Inc (Museums; 1202 North Main Avenue) (5), Museum of the Horse Soldier (6541 East Tanque Verde Road) (6), C & L Electrostatic Painting (Museums; 837 East 36th Street) (7), Arizona Historical Society - FT Lowell Museum (2900 North Craycroft Road) (8), Arizona Historical Society - Sosa-Carrillo-Fremont House Museum (151 South Granada Avenue) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: LA Quinta (6404 East Broadway Boulevard) (1), Casa Tierra Adobe B & B Inn (11155 West Calle Pima) (2), Best Western Executive Inn (333 West Drachman Street) (3), Days Inn (4855 South Palo Verde Road) (4), Lazy (8 Motel Highway I 10 & 6 A) (5), Arizonan Motel (437 West Miracle Mile) (6), Howard Johnson (1010 South Freeway Road) (7), Copper Cactus Inn (225 West Drachman Street) (8), Oasis Motel (1701 North Oracle Road) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: United States Government - Courts- District Court- Magistrate Judges- Camuth Jam (55 East Broadway Boulevard) (1), Arizona State - Court Of Appeals-Division Two- Court Of Appeals-Div (400 West Congress Street Suite 131) (2), Tucson City Government - City Court- City Court Information English-Spa (103 East Alameda Street) (3), Arizona State - Juvenile Corrections Department- Secure Schools-Assistant Dire (14500 North Oracle Road) (4), Arizona State Government - Supreme Court-Arizona- Judicial Administrative Assis (400 West Congress Street) (5), United States Government Courts Bankruptcy Court La Placita Vill (110 South Church) (6), Arizona State Government - Court Of Appeals-Div Two (400 West Congress Street) (7), United States Government - Courts- District Court- Evo A De Concini Federal Courth (450 West Paseo Redondo Suite 200) (8), Pima County Government - Juvenile Court Center- Center For Juvenile Alternat (630 East 9th Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Birthplace of: Raúl Grijalva - Politician, Cornelius C. Smith - Army Medal of Honor recipient, Roy Brown (clown) - Puppeteer, Barbara Eden - (born 1934), actress, Kerri Strug - Gymnast, Mark Udall, Raymond Pettibon - American artist, Thad Allen - Coast Guard admiral, Sean Elliott - Basketball player, Dan Hicks (sportscaster).

Pima County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Tucson and their reported violations in the past:

METROPOLITAN DWID (Address: 6265 N LA CANADA DR , Population served: 43,433, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-23-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-06-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-06-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-06-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-26-2007)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-26-2007)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 6 minor monitoring violations
  • 142 regular monitoring violations
  • 9 other older monitoring violations
FLOWING WELLS IRRIGATION DISTRICT (Address: 3901 N FAIRVIEW , Population served: 15,500, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-16-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-29-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-11-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-11-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-20-2008)
  • 4 minor monitoring violations
  • 248 regular monitoring violations
  • 15 other older monitoring violations
AVRA WATER COOP INC (Address: 11821 W PICTURE ROCKS RD , Population served: 8,360, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: State No Longer Subject to Rule (APR-03-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: State No Longer Subject to Rule (APR-03-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: State No Longer Subject to Rule (APR-03-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: State No Longer Subject to Rule (APR-03-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: State No Longer Subject to Rule (APR-03-2008)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: State No Longer Subject to Rule (APR-03-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-12-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-25-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-12-2009), St Compliance achieved (MAR-25-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-25-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-25-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-25-2009)
  • 9 minor monitoring violations
  • 6 regular monitoring violations
  • 5 other older monitoring violations
METROPOLITAN DWID - HUB (Address: 6265 N LA CANADA DR , Population served: 4,570, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2014, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2007, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-14-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-11-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2007 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-11-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-06-2007)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-18-2007)
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 4 other older monitoring violations
ADOC TUCSON (Population served: 4,500, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from FEB-10-2014 to FEB-27-2014)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-03-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2007 and JUN-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-03-2007)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 7 minor monitoring violations
  • 142 regular monitoring violations
  • 17 other older monitoring violations
METROPOLITAN DWID - DIABLO VILLAGE (Address: 6265 N LA CANADA DR , Population served: 3,304, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2007 and DEC-2007, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-17-2008), St Compliance achieved (NOV-03-2008)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2010), St Compliance achieved (APR-08-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-18-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-31-2009), St Compliance achieved (AUG-10-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-20-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-13-2009)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 7 minor monitoring violations
  • 18 regular monitoring violations
  • 6 other older monitoring violations
LOS CERROS WATER COMPANY (Address: 4003 N FLOWING WELLS RD , Population served: 3,295, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-30-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-30-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-30-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-10-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-30-2012)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 minor monitoring violations
  • 7 regular monitoring violations
  • 9 other older monitoring violations
MARANA MUNICIPAL - HARTMAN VISTAS (Address: 5100 W INA RD , Population served: 2,698, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-26-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-26-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2008 and JUN-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-12-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-06-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-12-2009), St Compliance achieved (OCT-06-2009)
  • 9 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
  • 13 other older monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Arizona:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

56.6%
Whole state:

66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.8%
Whole state:

7.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Tucson in 2010:

  • 6,768 people in college/university student housing
  • 4,409 people in state prisons
  • 1,798 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 1,595 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 1,497 people in federal prisons
  • 1,144 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 1,063 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 658 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
  • 421 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 393 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 339 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 231 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 106 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 89 people in residential schools for people with disabilities
  • 87 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 78 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 22 people in in-patient hospice facilities
  • 8 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Tucson in 2000:

  • 6,861 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 4,272 people in state prisons
  • 2,425 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 1,343 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 1,202 people in nursing homes
  • 829 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 672 people in other group homes
  • 653 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 304 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 88 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 85 people in institutions for the deaf
  • 70 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 70 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 60 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 57 people in religious group quarters
  • 40 people in halfway houses
  • 40 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 37 people in institutions for the blind
  • 36 people in orthopedic wards and institutions for the physically handicapped
  • 21 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 21 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 17 people in unknown juvenile institutions

Arenas or stadiums:

  • Arizona Stadium. Capacity: 57,803. Arizona Wildcats.
  • McKale Center. University of Arizona.

Banks with most branches in Tucson (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: 38 branches. 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.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: 35 branches. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Bank of America, National Association: 22 branches. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Compass Bank: 15 branches. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $63,107.0 mil, Deposits: $46,232.4 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 720 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.
  • U.S. Bank National Association: 12 branches. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Washington Federal: 7 branches. Info updated 2011/12/19: Bank assets: $13,653.0 mil, Deposits: $8,905.8 mil, headquarters in Seattle, WA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 174 total offices
  • Bank of the West: 7 branches. 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
  • National Bank of Arizona: National Bank Of Arizona, Riverside Crossing Branch, Stone And Pennington Branch, Prince And Campbell Branch. Info updated 2008/09/11: Bank assets: $4,485.6 mil, Deposits: $3,731.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 73 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation
  • Commerce Bank of Arizona: Commerce Bank Of Arizona, Campbell Branch, Northwest Tucson Branch. Info updated 2010/05/11: Bank assets: $267.3 mil, Deposits: $237.2 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Cboa Financial, Inc.
  • 8 other banks with 16 local branches

For population 15 years and over in Tucson:

Marital status in Tucson, AZ
  • Never married: 41.7%
  • Now married: 37.4%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 13.3%

For population 25 years and over in Tucson:

  • High school or higher: 85.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.4
Arizona average:

12.2

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Tucson:

(Tucson, Arizona Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Tucson, AZ (based on Pima County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic203,77050
Evangelical Protestant98,278362
Other45,011128
Mainline Protestant37,03777
Black Protestant4,19014
Orthodox2,2605
None589,717-
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: 122
Here:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 9
Pima County:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 52
This county:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 226
This county:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 615
Here:

6.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Pima County:

7.8%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

21.2%
Arizona:

22.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.2%
Arizona:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

48.1%
State:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

46.8%
Arizona:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Tucson:

28.4
Arizona:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

21.6%
Arizona:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.6%
Arizona:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Tucson:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Tucson:

32.5%
Arizona:

33.3%

General health condition:
Tucson:

55.6%
State:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.2%
State:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Tucson, 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
Police Protection - Officers 930$5,952,374$76,8051$495
Firefighters 642$3,962,212$74,0600$0
Water Supply 497$2,324,024$56,1137$17,105
Police - Other 376$1,943,682$62,03222$51,698
Parks and Recreation 343$1,300,223$45,489440$345,069
Other and Unallocable 290$1,305,715$54,0303$2,326
Streets and Highways 265$1,203,055$54,4784$6,809
Financial Administration 258$1,308,891$60,8795$5,470
Judicial and Legal 222$1,062,345$57,4246$17,901
Airports 219$1,199,760$65,74027$15,184
Solid Waste Management 218$885,295$48,7321$5,334
Housing and Community Development (Local) 170$743,794$52,5032$3,978
Other Government Administration 163$833,137$61,33520$47,660
Fire - Other 127$557,721$52,6980$0
Sewerage 3$13,212$52,8480$0
Totals for Government 4,723$24,595,440$62,491538$519,029

Tucson government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Transit Utilities: $59,857,000 ($111.74)
    Water Utilities: $54,500,000 ($101.74)
    Regular Highways: $29,860,000 ($55.74)
    Air Transportation: $21,263,000 ($39.69)
    Solid Waste Management: $12,431,000 ($23.21)
    General - Other: $8,270,000 ($15.44)
    Housing and Community Development: $523,000 ($0.98)
    Parks and Recreation: $114,000 ($0.21)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $155,897,000 ($291.03)
    Water Utilities: $114,568,000 ($213.88)
    Local Fire Protection: $95,022,000 ($177.39)
    Transit Utilities: $72,303,000 ($134.97)
    General - Other: $69,779,000 ($130.26)
    Housing and Community Development: $60,692,000 ($113.30)
    Parks and Recreation: $53,339,000 ($99.57)
    Solid Waste Management: $39,282,000 ($73.33)
    Central Staff Services: $37,074,000 ($69.21)
    Regular Highways: $34,550,000 ($64.50)
    Financial Administration: $31,473,000 ($58.75)
    Air Transportation: $28,298,000 ($52.83)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $22,840,000 ($42.64)
    Parking Facilities: $3,587,000 ($6.70)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $242,730,000 ($453.13)
    Corporate Bonds: $126,602,000 ($236.34)
    Other Investments - Other: $113,064,000 ($211.07)
    Benefit Payments: $67,911,000 ($126.78)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $29,033,000 ($54.20)
    Withdrawals: $2,535,000 ($4.73)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $24,932,000 ($46.54)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Air Transportation: $473,000 ($0.88)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Air Transportation: $41,000 ($0.08)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Transit Utilities: $11,017,000 ($20.57)
    Regular Highways: $860,000 ($1.61)
    Parking Facilities: $634,000 ($1.18)
    Parks and Recreation: $442,000 ($0.83)
    General - Other: $290,000 ($0.54)
    Housing and Community Development: $53,000 ($0.10)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $271,233,000 ($506.34)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $17,856,000 ($33.33)

Tucson government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $49,654,000 ($92.69)
    Air Transportation: $48,124,000 ($89.84)
    Other: $43,591,000 ($81.38)
    Parks and Recreation: $13,388,000 ($24.99)
    Housing and Community Development: $5,348,000 ($9.98)
    Parking Facilities: $4,656,000 ($8.69)
    Regular Highways: $33,000 ($0.06)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $21,965,000 ($41.00)
    Local Employee Contribution: $7,083,000 ($13.22)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $55,007,000 ($102.69)
    Transit Utilities: $19,839,000 ($37.04)
    Other: $13,913,000 ($25.97)
    Air Transportation: $12,755,000 ($23.81)
    Highways: $4,708,000 ($8.79)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Transit Utilities: $53,489,000 ($99.85)
    Highways: $8,293,000 ($15.48)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $21,384,000 ($39.92)
    Fines and Forfeits: $13,052,000 ($24.37)
    Interest Earnings: $6,469,000 ($12.08)
    Royalties: $281,000 ($0.52)
    Special Assessments: $271,000 ($0.51)
    Sale of Property: $169,000 ($0.32)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $187,202,000 ($349.47)
    Transit Utilities: $10,722,000 ($20.02)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $139,127,000 ($259.72)
    Highways: $38,487,000 ($71.85)
    Transit Utilities: $12,990,000 ($24.25)
    Other: $9,875,000 ($18.43)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $200,472,000 ($374.24)
    Property: $48,799,000 ($91.10)
    Public Utilities Sales: $23,032,000 ($43.00)
    Other License: $14,414,000 ($26.91)
    Other Selective Sales: $14,016,000 ($26.17)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $750,000 ($1.40)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $149,000 ($0.28)

Tucson government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,127,474,000 ($2104.76)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,061,770,000 ($1982.11)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $231,904,000 ($432.92)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $166,200,000 ($310.26)

Tucson government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $68,103,000 ($127.13)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $213,001,000 ($397.63)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $347,124,000 ($648.01)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $48,672,000 ($90.86)

5.10% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,749 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.10%
Arizona average:

6.11%

0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,247 average AGI)
Pima County:

0.12%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.58% ($47,813 average AGI)
from Cochise County, AZ  0.20% ($45,155)
from Pinal County, AZ  0.15% ($46,716)


4.85% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($53,582 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.85%
Arizona average:

5.15%

0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,299 average AGI)
Pima County:

0.13%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Maricopa County, AZ  0.83% ($47,643 average AGI)
to Pinal County, AZ  0.18% ($46,528)
to Cochise County, AZ  0.13% ($35,622)
Businesses in Tucson, AZ
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven17Journeys2
99 Cents Only Stores4Justice1
ALDO2KFC11
AT&T10Kincaid4
Abercrombie & Fitch1Kmart1
Abercrombie Kids1Kohl's2
Ace Hardware22Kroger17
Aeropostale3LA Fitness7
Albertsons7La Quinta3
American Eagle Outfitters2La-Z-Boy3
Ann Taylor3Lane Bryant3
Apple Store1Lane Furniture7
Applebee's4LensCrafters3
Arby's10Levi Strauss & Co.1
Audi1Little Caesars Pizza12
AutoZone15Loews1
Avenue1Lowe's4
BMW1Macy's2
Bally Total Fitness2Marriott10
Banana Republic2Marshalls2
Barnes & Noble2MasterBrand Cabinets15
Baskin-Robbins10Mazda2
Bath & Body Works4McDonald's33
Bebe1Men's Wearhouse3
Bed Bath & Beyond4Motel 62
Best Western3Motherhood Maternity5
Big O Tires6New Balance26
Blockbuster19New York & Co2
Brooks Brothers2Nike33
Brunswick Bowling & Billiards1Nissan2
Budget Car Rental4Office Depot5
Buffalo Wild Wings2OfficeMax6
Burger King17Old Navy3
Burlington Coat Factory1Olive Garden3
CVS16On The Border1
Cache2Outback2
CarMax1Outback Steakhouse2
Carl\s Jr.11Pac Sun2
Casual Male XL2Panda Express14
Catherines1Papa John's Pizza9
Charlotte Russe2Payless14
Chevrolet2Penske7
Chick-Fil-A4PetSmart5
Chico's2Pier 1 Imports3
Chipotle7Pizza Hut15
Chuck E. Cheese's1Plato's Closet1
Church's Chicken8Popeyes1
Cinnabon 2Pottery Barn1
Circle K93Quality3
Clarion2Quiznos8
Clarks1RadioShack11
Cold Stone Creamery7Ramada2
Coldwater Creek2Red Lobster3
Comfort Inn2Red Robin1
Comfort Suites3Red Roof Inn2
Costco2Rodeway Inn1
Crate & Barrel1Ruby Tuesday1
Cricket Wireless39Rue211
Crossland Economy Studios1Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Curves7SAS Shoes2
Dairy Queen14SONIC Drive-In10
Days Inn4Safeway15
Decora Cabinetry1Sam's Club1
Dennys9Sears7
Discount Tire9Sephora2
Domino's Pizza15Sheraton1
DressBarn2Skechers USA2
Dressbarn3Soma Intimates1
Dunkin Donuts4Spencer Gifts2
Econo Lodge2Sprint Nextel10
Eddie Bauer2Staples2
El Pollo Loco1Starbucks50
Ethan Allen1Studio 61
Express2Subaru1
Extended Stay America1Subway47
Famous Footwear5Super 81
Fashion Bug1T-Mobile27
FedEx98T.G.I. Driday's1
Finish Line2T.J.Maxx2
Firestone Complete Auto Care5Taco Bell16
Ford2Talbots2
Forever 211Target7
Fredericks Of Hollywood1The Cheesecake Factory1
GNC8The Room Place1
GameStop12Torrid1
Gap2Toyota2
Goodwill8Toys"R"Us5
Gymboree3Trader Joe's3
H&M1Travelodge2
H&R Block36True Value3
Haworth1U-Haul30
Hilton9UPS87
Holiday Inn6Urban Outfitters1
Hollister Co.1Vans13
Home Depot5Verizon Wireless13
Honda2Victoria's Secret3
Hot Topic2Village Inn4
Howard Johnson1Volkswagen2
IHOP5Vons16
InTown Suites1Waffle House5
J. Jill2Walgreens37
J.Crew1Walmart9
JCPenney4Wendy's15
Jack In The Box22Westin1
Jamba Juice7Wet Seal2
JoS. A. Bank1Whole Foods Market2
Johnny Rockets1YMCA6
Jones New York11Z Gallerie1

Strongest AM radio stations in Tucson:

  • KTKT (990 AM; 10 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORP.)
  • KTZR (1450 AM; 1 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KNST (790 AM; 5 kW; TUCSON, AZ)
  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KUAZ (1550 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KFFN (1490 AM; 1 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KEVT (1030 AM; 10 kW; CORTARO, AZ; Owner: ONE MART CORP.)
  • KJLL (1330 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH TUCSON, AZ; Owner: HUDSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KQTL (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAHUARITA, AZ; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF TUCSON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KXEW (1600 AM; 1 kW; SOUTH TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CAM BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KGMS (940 AM; 1 kW; TUCSON, AZ)
  • KVOI (690 AM; 0 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: GOOD NEWS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCUB (1290 AM; 1 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tucson:

  • KXCI (91.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FOUNDATION FOR CREATIVE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLPX (96.1 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORPORATION)
  • KZLZ-FM2 (105.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K263AA (100.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K255AC (98.9 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA COUNTY COMMUN. COLLEGE DIST)
  • KIIM-FM (99.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOYT (92.9 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHYT (107.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRQQ (93.7 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUAT-FM (90.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • K292CM (106.3 FM; SUMMERHAVEN, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORPORATION)
  • KZLZ-FM1 (105.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KMXZ-FM (94.9 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KWFM-FM (97.1 FM; GREEN VALLEY, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGMG (106.3 FM; ORACLE, AZ; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KCDX (103.1 FM; FLORENCE, AZ; Owner: DESERT WEST AIR RANCHERS CORPORATION)
  • K261CK (100.1 FM; SAN XAVIER, AZ; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KZPT (104.1 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KUAZ-FM (89.1 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KXKQ (94.1 FM; SAFFORD, AZ; Owner: MCMURRAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Tucson:

  • KHRR (Channel 40; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: NBC TELEMUNDO PHOENIX, INC.)
  • K54FW (Channel 54; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF ARIZONA, INC)
  • KTTU-TV (Channel 18; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: KTTU-TV, INC.)
  • KGUN (Channel 9; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K02BW (Channel 2; CASAS ADOBES, AZ; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • K16EO (Channel 16; ORO VALLEY/TUCSON, AZ; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KUAT-TV (Channel 6; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS/UNIV OF AZ.)
  • KOLD-TV (Channel 13; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • KXGR (Channel 46; GREEN VALLEY, AZ; Owner: SUNGILT CORPORATION, INC.)
  • K21CX (Channel 21; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K43CW (Channel 43; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: POLAR BROADCASTING OF ARIZONA, INC.)
  • KTLL-LP (Channel 65; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: LA LUZ BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQBN-LP (Channel 14; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: TELEVISION APOGEO DE TUCSON, LLC)
  • KUAS-TV (Channel 27; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS FOR BENEFIT OF UNIV OF AZ.)
  • KTAZ-CA (Channel 25; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF TUCSON)
  • KWTA-LP (Channel 31; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • KVOA (Channel 4; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: KVOA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K48GX (Channel 48; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: KTVW LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • KUVE-CA (Channel 38; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: KTVW LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • K64BV (Channel 64; CASAS ADOBES, AZ; Owner: KVOA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Tucson: Cornelius C. Smith.

Fatal accident count
See more detailed statistics of Tucson fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 535Number of bridges
  • 4,603ft / 1,403mTotal length
  • $455,000Total costs
  • 11,811,093Total average daily traffic
  • 1,055,397Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,391,575Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
New bridges in Tucson, AZ - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11900-1909
  • 21910-1919
  • 51920-1929
  • 131930-1939
  • 41940-1949
  • 411950-1959
  • 1221960-1969
  • 541970-1979
  • 1631980-1989
  • 621990-1999
  • 432000-2009
  • 252010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Tucson, AZ
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Tucson)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 1,373 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Tucson, AZ)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 389 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 1,109 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 71 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 5,179 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Tucson)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Tucson)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 961 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 92 full and 20 partial tracts)
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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2,185$145,0561,411$142,0626,600$159,648242$81,57719$1,470,756942$130,264111$66,715
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED94$144,587120$132,009664$160,23036$92,0501$404,55099$137,13341$59,186
APPLICATIONS DENIED333$126,600386$108,8752,753$152,533323$50,97710$623,745423$124,560155$49,135
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN210$141,058188$132,3301,772$156,35379$86,6092$3,267,625213$136,71527$72,423
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS71$140,47533$161,154405$160,95933$104,6982$417,50054$190,6924$92,003

Detailed mortgage data for all 112 tracts in Tucson, AZ

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 74 full and 19 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED164$176,298106$198,8558$150,643
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED53$182,83244$165,39513$146,808
APPLICATIONS DENIED26$167,57025$201,2962$169,935
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$143,0435$234,5541$97,960
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS11$170,5775$176,7602$203,615
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Tucson, AZ
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Tucson, AZ - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 978. The highest number of reported fire incidents - 2,355 took place in 2016, and the least - 93 in 2002. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Tucson, AZ When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (50.2%), and Structure Fires (28.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Tucson, AZ
    • 8,34750.2%Outside Fires
    • 4,80828.9%Structure Fires
    • 2,29813.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 1,1687.0%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Tucson, AZ

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Tucson, Arizona:

  • Clarion Inn Downtown Tucson, 750 W Starr Pass Blvd, Tucson, Arizona 85713 , Phone: (520) 624-4455, Fax: (520) 624-3172
  • Paloverde Inn & Suites, 5251 S Julian Dr, Tucson, Arizona 85706 , Phone: (520) 294-5250, Fax: (520) 889-1982
  • Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Golf & Tennis Resort, 10000 N Oracle Rd, Tucson, Arizona 85737 , Phone: (520) 544-5000, Fax: (520) 544-1226
  • Aloft Tucson University, 1900 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, Arizona 85719 , Phone: (520) 908-6800, Fax: (520) 908-6805
  • La Quinta Motor Inn #703,tucson, 655 N Fwy, Tucson, Arizona 85745 , Phone: (520) 622-6491
  • Ramada Tucson Foothills, 6944 E Tanque Verde Rd, Tucson, Arizona 85715 , Phone: (520) 886-9595, Fax: (520) 721-8466
  • Doubletree Hotel At Reid Park, 445 S Alvernon, Tucson, Arizona 85711 , Phone: (520) 881-4200, Fax: (520) 323-5223
  • Quality Inn Tucson Airport, 2803 E Valencia Rd, Tucson, Arizona 85706 , Phone: (520) 294-2500, Fax: (520) 741-0851
  • 82 other hotels and motels
All 90 fire-safe hotels and motels in Tucson, Arizona
Most common first names in Tucson, AZ among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4,02474.0 years
William3,44174.2 years
Mary3,39379.0 years
Robert3,22371.5 years
James2,79371.6 years
Charles2,09274.9 years
George1,89275.9 years
Helen1,71380.6 years
Joseph1,71375.1 years
Margaret1,51079.7 years
Most common last names in Tucson, AZ among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1,37075.6 years
Johnson91575.1 years
Brown72675.0 years
Miller70475.3 years
Williams59674.9 years
Davis59375.5 years
Jones58675.5 years
Anderson57175.5 years
Wilson51276.4 years
Lopez43571.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Tucson, AZ
  • 65.1%Utility gas
  • 31.1%Electricity
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Solar energy
  • 0.8%No fuel used
  • 0.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Tucson, AZ
  • 64.3%Electricity
  • 33.7%Utility gas
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.2%Solar energy


Tucson compared to Arizona state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Tucson on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest average wind speeds (population 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average sunshine amount (population 50,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest maximum monthly morning or afternoon humidity (population 50,000+)"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest minimum monthly morning or afternoon humidity (population 50,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest average humidity (population 50,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the hottest summers (population 50,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in institutions for the deaf (population 1,000+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest daily high temperatures (population 50,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of days clear of clouds (population 50,000+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of days clear of clouds (population 50,000+)"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 biggest cities in 2013"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 100 biggest cities"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in institutions for the blind (population 1,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest city-data.com crime index, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #55 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index per police officer (population 50,000+)"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 100 cities with largest land areas (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most mentions on city-data.com forum"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 100 highest located cities (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 100 cities with strongest arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services industries (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of thefts per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #14 (85708) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average taxable interest for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #16 (85708) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers using paid preparers for 2012 taxes (pop 5,000+)"
  • #30 (85708) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers reporting profit/loss from business in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #51 (85708) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of returns reporting salary or wage in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #83 (85706) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers reporting net capital gain/loss in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #96 (85701) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most offices of lawyers in 2005"
  • #97 (85711) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most Internet business establishments in 2005"
  • #100 (85706) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers reporting taxable interest in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #101 (85701) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most museums in 2005"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #29 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other congregations"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
There are 1676 pilots and 2200 other airmen in this city.
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