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Safford, Arizona (AZ) Poverty Rate Data
Information about poor and low-income residents


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20.5% of Safford, AZ residents had an income below the poverty level in 2019, which was 34.4% greater than the poverty level of 13.5% across the entire state of Arizona. Taking into account residents not living in families, 19.7% of high school graduates and 38.7% of non high school graduates live in poverty. The poverty rate was 21.6% among disabled males and 18.8% among disabled females. The renting rate among poor residents was 68.6%. For comparison, it was 23.2% among residents with income above the poverty level.

Poverty rates in Safford, AZ

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
Safford:

20.5%
Whole state:

13.5%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
Safford:

9.1%
Whole state:

6.2%

Poverty rate among disabled males:
Safford:

21.6%
Arizona:

16.0%
Disability rate in this city among poor males (it is 19.9% among male residents who are not classified as poor):
Safford:

31.7%
Arizona:

25.8%

Poverty rate among disabled females:
Safford:

18.8%
Arizona:

19.1%
Disability rate in this city among poor females (it is 21.6% among female residents who are not classified as poor):
Safford:

21.1%
Arizona:

25.1%

Renting rate in this city among poor and not poor residents:
Residents below poverty level:

68.6%
Residents above poverty level:

23.2%

Poverty by age in Safford, AZ

Breakdown by age of poor male residents in Safford
  • Breakdown by age of poor male residents in Safford,AZ (percentage below poverty level)
  • 38.5%Under 5 years
  • 33.3%5 years
  • 26.4%6 to 11 years
  • 29.6%12 to 14 years
  • 0.0%15 years
  • 15.1%16 and 17 years
  • 19.1%18 to 24 years
  • 7.1%25 to 34 years
  • 7.3%35 to 44 years
  • 19.9%45 to 54 years
  • 10.7%55 to 64 years
  • 24.7%65 to 74 years
  • 12.8%75 years and over
Breakdown by age of poor female residents in Safford
  • Breakdown by age of poor female residents in Safford,AZ (percentage below poverty level)
  • 29.4%Under 5 years
  • 72.1%5 years
  • 22.1%6 to 11 years
  • 13.8%12 to 14 years
  • 11.2%15 years
  • 7.1%16 and 17 years
  • 54.8%18 to 24 years
  • 12.4%25 to 34 years
  • 2.5%35 to 44 years
  • 12.8%45 to 54 years
  • 14.8%55 to 64 years
  • 13.6%65 to 74 years
  • 17.2%75 years and over
Breakdown by age of very poor residents in Safford, AZ
  • Breakdown by age of very poor residents in Safford,AZ (% below half of poverty level)
  • 8.0%Under 5 years
  • 0.0%5 years
  • 6.0%6 to 11 years
  • 15.0%12 to 14 years
  • 8.7%15 years
  • 3.4%16 and 17 years
  • 10.2%18 to 24 years
  • 4.0%25 to 34 years
  • 4.5%35 to 44 years
  • 5.6%45 to 54 years
  • 2.5%55 to 64 years
  • 1.5%65 to 74 years
  • 4.3%75 years and over

Poverty by race and place of birth in Safford, AZ

Breakdown of poor residents within races (income below poverty level) in Safford, AZ
  • Breakdown of poor residents within races in Safford, AZ (%)
  • 15.5%White
  • 23.8%Black
  • 0.0%American Indian
  • 6.1%Other race
  • 19.0%2+ races
  • 20.7%Hispanic
Breakdown of poor residents within races (income below poverty level) in Safford, AZ
  • Breakdown of poor residents within races in Safford, AZ (absolute numbers)
  • 718White
  • 81Black
  • 0American Indian
  • 11Other race
  • 242+ races
  • 944Hispanic
Poverty status for native-born residents
  • 18.7%Below poverty level
  • 81.3%Above poverty level
Poverty status for foreign-born residents
  • 15.7%Below poverty level
  • 84.3%Above poverty level

Poverty in families in Safford, AZ

Children below poverty level:
Safford, Arizona:

24.8%
State:

18.8%
Poverty rate among high school graduates not in families:
Safford:

19.7%
Arizona:

17.6%
Poverty rate among people who did not graduate high school not in families:
Safford:

38.7%
Arizona:

43.5%
Poor families by family type
  • 10.7%Married-couple family
  • 17.2%Male, no wife present
  • 72.0%Female, no husband present
Breakdown of poor residents in Safford not in families by work experience
  • 0.0%Worked full-time, year-round
  • 34.4%Worked part-time
  • 65.6%Did not work
Breakdown of poor married-couple families by work experience
  • 2.6%Both worked full-time
  • 0.0%One full-time, other part-time
  • 19.3%One full-time, other didn't work
  • 19.3%Both worked part-time
  • 28.1%One part-time, other didn't work
  • 30.7%Both didn't work

Other data

Year house/condo built for residents below and above poverty levels
  • Owners below poverty level
  • 3.1%1999 to 2000
  • 18.0%1995 to 1998
  • 8.1%1990 to 1994
  • 9.3%1980 to 1989
  • 13.7%1970 to 1979
  • 13.0%1960 to 1969
  • 18.6%1950 to 1959
  • 12.4%1940 to 1949
  • 3.7%1939 or earlier
  • Owners above poverty level
  • 4.1%1999 to 2000
  • 10.8%1995 to 1998
  • 11.8%1990 to 1994
  • 10.7%1980 to 1989
  • 19.8%1970 to 1979
  • 12.7%1960 to 1969
  • 12.4%1950 to 1959
  • 7.7%1940 to 1949
  • 9.9%1939 or earlier
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