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“675% population growth since 2000.”

The City of Buckeye is Arizona’s largest city by land area with more than 600 square miles of municipal planning area.

Today Buckeye is the second fastest growing City in all of Maricopa County, having grown 15.6% since 2010 and an annual growth of 3.46%. Projections show that Buckeye’s population will grow from 62,582 today to more than 313,500 by 2040.

Year Population
2000 6,537
2010 50,876
*2015 62,582
2020 87,700
2030 147,600
2040 310,800
2050 488,000
Source: Maricopa Association of Governments (MAG) Socioeconomic Projections of Population, housing and Employment, July 1, 2014
*Source: Buckeye Special Census 2015

With a rapidly growing population, Buckeye’s average household income is projected to increase by almost $10,000 and median home values to increase by over $40,000 over the next five years.

City of Buckeye
(Master Planning Area)
2015 2020
Households 17,375 20,055
Median Age 32.1  31.4
Population in Prime
Working Years (25-54)
52.8%  52%
Median Household Income $69,316  $79,219
Average Household Income $69,387  $78,450
Average Household Size 3.19  3.18
Median Home Value $189,869  $206,340
Source: ESRI Business Analytics Online, June 2015

Driving Times for Population

Travel Time 2015 2020
10 Minutes 50,495 58,318
15 Minutes 139,735 157,661
20 Minutes 322,354 353,648
25 Minutes 603,317 652,693
30 Minutes 1,013,000  1,086,976
35 Minutes 1,613,567 1,720,288
Source: ESRI Business Analytics Online, June 2015. Population is within drive times from Verrado Way and Interstate 10 in Buckeye,AZ