What you need to know about Tucson, AZ

Tucson is located in Pima County, Arizona. The population is 53% White, 4% Black, 2% Asian and 2% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 9% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 30% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $37,149 and the median home value is $133,500. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Tucson, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Tucson has a Walk Score ® of 39.
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Homes Owned 49.58%
49.58% Complete
Homes Rented 50.42%
50.42% Complete

Real Estate

In Tucson, Arizona

Ready to move to Tucson? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Tucson.

Median Home Price

Lower than the state average


In Tucson, Arizona

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Tucson rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In Tucson, Arizona

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Tucson.


Most residents are
5-17 Years old


In Tucson, Arizona

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Tucson.


Bachelor’s Degree 25%
25% Complete
Graduated High School 84%
84% Complete

Tucson, AZ's Livability Rankings

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