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Total population: 15,547 (Urban population: 12,286 (all inside urban clusters), Rural population: 3,261 (31 farm, 3,230 nonfarm))
Housing density: 374 houses/condos per square mile
Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $188,927.
Median contract rent in 2009: $714 (lower quartile is $501, upper quartile is $851)
Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $665
Median gross rent in Payson, AZ in 2009: $874
Housing units in Payson with a mortgage: 1,977 (184 second mortgage, 275 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,438
Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $57,616
Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $35,295
Median monthly housing costs: $818
Latest news about housing in Payson, AZ collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations
Detached houses: $349,744Here:$349,744State:$269,393
Townhouses or other attached units: $578,295Here:$578,295State:$194,032
In 2-unit structures: $42,437Here:$42,437State:$162,043
In 3-to-4-unit structures: $311,067Here:$311,067State:$166,135
Mobile homes: $137,952Here:$137,952State:$51,746
Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $8,729Here:$8,729State:$39,763
3,468 spouses, 3,202 children (2,900 natural, 113 adopted, 189 stepchildren), 217 grandchildren, 81 brothers or sisters, 117 parents, 81 other relatives, 371 non-relatives
Size of family households: 2,559 2-persons, 631 3-persons, 546 4-persons, 259 5-persons, 149 6-persons, 57 7-or-more-persons.
Size of nonfamily households: 1,471 1-person, 215 2-persons, 30 3-persons, 4 4-persons, 3 5-persons.
1,818 married couples with children.
627 single-parent households (157 men, 470 women).
93.1% of residents of Payson speak English at home.
3.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (54% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 14% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).
2.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (90% speak English very well, 10% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (54% speak English very well, 25% speak English well, 21% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak other language at home (49% speak English very well, 41% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).
Foreign born population: 586 (4.2%)
(51.9% of them are naturalized citizens)
Median 2009 house/condo value by year built
Year house built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
Percentage of workers working in this county: 91.2%
Number of people working at home: 206 (4.0% of all workers)
Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):
42% of Payson residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
Out of people who lived in different counties, 53% lived in Arizona.
Educational Attainment for Males (%)
Educational Attainment for Females (%)
Class of Workers
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 6.5%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 6.8%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native males: 14.7%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native females: 1.9%
Unemployment rate for other race males: 9.2%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 25.0%
Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 17.2%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 6.6%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 14.1%
Median household income in 2009 for:
Median worth of mobile homes: $105,700
House/condo owner moved in on average 9 years ago
Renter moved in on average 4 years ago
Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Payson:
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)
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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 (Noninst.)
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