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Lake Havasu City, AZ (Arizona) Houses and Residents

Lake Havasu City,AZ index of house prices

Total population: 53,103 (Urban population: 40,752 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 1,107 (2 farm, 1,105 nonfarm))

Houses: 33,018 (23,705 occupied: 16,171 owner occupied, 7,528 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

32%
State:

37%

Housing density: 767 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $97,184.

Median contract rent in 2016: $520 (lower quartile is $410, upper quartile is $630)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $1,028


Median gross rent in Lake Havasu City, AZ in 2016: $609

Housing units in Lake Havasu City with a mortgage: 10,485 (193 second mortgage, 841 home equity loan, 19 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 5,848

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $60,340

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $43,600

Median monthly housing costs: $894


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Lake Havasu City, Arizona Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $238,835 (it was $96,300 in 2000)
Lake Havasu City:

$238,835
Arizona:

$205,900
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $177,691 - $307,662

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $250,350
Here:

$250,350
State:

$286,937

Townhouses or other attached units: $182,684
Here:

$182,684
State:

$205,285

In 2-unit structures: $48,406
Here:

$48,406
State:

$182,416

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $94,476
Here:

$94,476
State:

$159,891

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $93,689
Here:

$93,689
State:

$196,070

Mobile homes: $59,205
Here:

$59,205
State:

$67,190
Median year house/condo built: 1995

Median year apartment built: 1991

Household type by relationship:

Households: 53,480
  • In family households: 42,829 (8,431 male householders, 6,471 female householders)
    11,794 spouses, 10,392 children (9,558 natural, 206 adopted, 591 stepchildren), 2,046 grandchildren, 545 brothers or sisters, 912 parents, 897 other relatives, 1,327 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 11,079 (4,204 male householders (3,159 living alone)), 4,576 female householders (3,601 living alone)), 2,310 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 140

Size of family households: 9,101 2-persons, 2,695 3-persons, 1,991 4-persons, 784 5-persons, 206 6-persons, 110 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 6,759 1-person, 1,939 2-persons, 86 3-persons, 58 4-persons.

4,337 married couples with children.
2,262 single-parent households (660 men, 1,602 women).

90.1% of residents of Lake Havasu City speak English at home.
8.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (61% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
1.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (82% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (24% speak English very well, 41% speak English well, 36% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 2,859 (5.3%)
(50.8% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.6
State:

6.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.6
State:

4.3

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Lake Havasu City, Arizona:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 1351 bedroom
  • 2,7102 bedrooms
  • 12,4243 bedrooms
  • 1,2074 bedrooms
  • 1255+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Lake Havasu City population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lake Havasu City, Arizona:

  • 302no bedroom
  • 1,2531 bedroom
  • 2,4002 bedrooms
  • 3,4213 bedrooms
  • 1464 bedrooms
  • 205+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Lake Havasu City population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Lake Havasu City in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 190no vehicle
  • 4,4501 vehicle
  • 6,4692 vehicles
  • 3,5123 vehicles
  • 1,0034 vehicles
  • 5245+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Lake Havasu City population

Cars and other vehicles available in Lake Havasu City in renter-occupied apartments

  • 781no vehicle
  • 3,0031 vehicle
  • 2,6022 vehicles
  • 8303 vehicles
  • 1424 vehicles
  • 1095+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Lake Havasu City population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Lake Havasu City, Arizona:

  • 01 room
  • 892 rooms
  • 3343 rooms
  • 2,3044 rooms
  • 4,9385 rooms
  • 4,8446 rooms
  • 2,0467 rooms
  • 8748 rooms
  • 9939+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Lake Havasu City population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Lake Havasu City, Arizona:

  • 2721 room
  • 3422 rooms
  • 1,0493 rooms
  • 1,7364 rooms
  • 2,8955 rooms
  • 6966 rooms
  • 3237 rooms
  • 1868 rooms
  • 429+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Lake Havasu City population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Lake Havasu City, AZ household income distribution

  • Lake Havasu City, AZ household income distribution
  • 1,408Less than $10,000
  • 1,055$10,000 to $14,999
  • 1,099$15,000 to $19,999
  • 1,595$20,000 to $24,999
  • 1,527$25,000 to $29,999
  • 1,257$30,000 to $34,999
  • 1,316$35,000 to $39,999
  • 1,900$40,000 to $44,999
  • 1,395$45,000 to $49,999
  • 2,452$50,000 to $59,999
  • 2,297$60,000 to $74,999
  • 2,927$75,000 to $99,999
  • 1,732$100,000 to $124,999
  • 705$125,000 to $149,999
  • 614$150,000 to $199,999
  • 519$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Lake Havasu City, AZ

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Lake Havasu City, AZ
  • 110Less than $10,000
  • 24$10,000 to $14,999
  • 137$15,000 to $19,999
  • 49$20,000 to $24,999
  • 45$25,000 to $29,999
  • 8$30,000 to $34,999
  • 34$35,000 to $39,999
  • 70$40,000 to $49,999
  • 34$50,000 to $59,999
  • 85$60,000 to $69,999
  • 57$70,000 to $79,999
  • 208$80,000 to $89,999
  • 299$90,000 to $99,999
  • 1,058$100,000 to $124,999
  • 1,765$125,000 to $149,999
  • 2,067$150,000 to $174,999
  • 1,660$175,000 to $199,999
  • 3,702$200,000 to $249,999
  • 2,458$250,000 to $299,999
  • 1,932$300,000 to $399,999
  • 1,085$400,000 to $499,999
  • 580$500,000 to $749,999
  • 101$750,000 to $999,999
  • 99$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 9$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 29$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Lake Havasu City, AZ

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Lake Havasu City, AZ
  • 23Less than $100
  • 18$100 to $149
  • 22$150 to $199
  • 52$200 to $249
  • 40$250 to $299
  • 54$300 to $349
  • 93$350 to $399
  • 216$400 to $449
  • 330$450 to $499
  • 525$500 to $549
  • 570$550 to $599
  • 636$600 to $649
  • 1,129$650 to $699
  • 703$700 to $749
  • 577$750 to $799
  • 897$800 to $899
  • 418$900 to $999
  • 553$1,000 to $1,249
  • 154$1,250 to $1,499
  • 207$1,500 to $1,999
  • 255$2,000 to $2,499
  • 19$3,500 or more
  • 309No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2642010 or later
  • 9032000 to 2009
  • 6211990 to 1999
  • 3961980 to 1989
  • 2821970 to 1979
  • 954Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Lake Havasu City population
Lake Havasu City commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 1,050
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 3,967
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 6,329
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 3,002
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 924
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 272
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 538
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 140
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 371
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 994
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 596
  • 90 or more minutes: 803
Lake Havasu City, AZ Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 87.1%
Number of people working at home: 670 (3.4% of all workers)

Lake Havasu City mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 14,659 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 1,992 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 62 (0%)
  • Taxi: 424 (2%)
  • Bicycle: 13 (0%)
  • Walked: 310 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 670 (4%)

First ancestries reported:

 American: 3,167
 German: 2,610
 English: 1,761
 Irish: 1,629
 Italian: 1,169
 Norwegian: 726
 European: 502
 Scotch-Irish: 430
 Scottish: 430
 Polish: 406
 Swedish: 403
 French (except Basque): 344
 British: 257
 French Canadian: 239
 Dutch: 229
 Danish: 143
 Scandinavian: 132
 Cajun: 95
 Finnish: 92
 Welsh: 87
 Hungarian: 84
 Canadian: 78
 Greek: 77
 Czech: 76
 Russian: 71
 Czechoslovakian: 70
 Northern European: 68
 Pennsylvania German: 65
 Portuguese: 54
 Belgian: 40
 Swiss: 29
 Bulgarian: 28
 Ukrainian: 23
 Austrian: 20
 Alsatian: 19
 Croatian: 17
 Slovene: 16
 Lithuanian: 12
 Yugoslavian: 7
 Serbian: 5
 Romanian: 3
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 3

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 44%Mexico
  • 12%Canada
  • 8%Germany
  • 6%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 5%England
  • 4%Guatemala
  • 3%Taiwan

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 9,031
  • Other state: 41,229
  • Northeast: 3,175
  • Midwest: 9,795
  • South: 4,119
  • West: 23,845

83% of Lake Havasu City residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 11% lived in Arizona.

Lake Havasu City:

83.1%
State average:

81.5%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 53
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 29
  • 7th and 8th grade: 181
  • 9th grade: 472
  • 10th grade: 382
  • 11th grade: 440
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 546
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 7,190
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,899
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 4,494
  • Associate degree: 1,666
  • Bachelor's degree: 2,255
  • Master's degree: 638
  • Professional school degree: 115
  • Doctorate degree: 187

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 73
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 56
  • 5th and 6th grade: 197
  • 7th and 8th grade: 100
  • 9th grade: 154
  • 10th grade: 411
  • 11th grade: 503
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 689
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 7,179
  • Less than 1 year of college: 2,566
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 4,608
  • Associate degree: 2,575
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,300
  • Master's degree: 922
  • Professional school degree: 161
  • Doctorate degree: 106

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 8.1%Males
  • 8.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 5.5%Males
  • 54.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 11.4%Males
  • 8.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 3.5%Males
  • 3.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 2.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 5.0%Males
  • 9.3%Females
Lake Havasu City marital status for males
Lake Havasu City marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 26,352
  • One, attached: 822
  • Two: 1,328
  • 3 or 4: 969
  • 5 to 9: 830
  • 10 to 19: 427
  • 20 to 49: 639
  • 50 or more: 566
  • Mobile homes: 1,254
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 5

Median worth of mobile homes: $66,634

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 1.0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 10 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Lake Havasu City:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Lake Havasu City
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (85.4%)
  • Utility gas (13.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.5%)
  • No fuel used (0.7%)
  • Wood (0.3%)
  • Solar energy (0.2%)
  • Electricity (93.3%)
  • Utility gas (5.4%)
  • Solar energy (1.8%)
  • No fuel used (1.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 115
Here:

2.6%
Arizona:

7.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 124
Here:

4.5%
Arizona:

7.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 119
Here:

8.2%
Arizona:

12.5%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)