As the 5th fastest growing community in the United States (2017), Buckeye has seen incredible growth in both local employees and commuters. Proximity to major transportation corridors are key factors in attracting existing residents. The City of Buckeye’s immediate regional workforce is 704,478* and employees living in and traveling to Buckeye will benefit from a reverse commute which eliminates the stress and time typically characteristic of other areas within Greater Phoenix. This affords Buckeye employers the ability to attract a high quality diverse workforce from throughout the Region.
Source: ESRI Business Analyst Online; June 2015; 25 minute commute from I-10 & Verrado Way
Workforce Patterns (worker Inflow/Outflow)
Employers locating in Buckeye will have the advantage of attracting Buckeye residents who are currently commuting outside the City to work. With over 72% of residents working outside the City, Buckeye provides ample opportunities for businesses to attract and retain employees seeking to work closer to home.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Center for Economic Studies, LEHD, OnTheMap Application
Top 10 Employers
|State of Arizona||1,130|
|City of Buckeye||430|
|Litchfield Elementary School District 33||400|
|Buckeye Elementary School District 33||320|
|Liberty Elementary School District||230|
|Frys Food Stores||220|
|Youngker High School||150|
|Agua Fria Union High School District 216||140|
Worker Occupation Types