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Encyclopedia > Sun City West, Arizona

Sun City West is an unincorporated town located in Maricopa County, Arizona. As of the 2000 census, the CDP had a total population of 26,344. Maricopa County is located in the central part of the U.S. state of Arizona. ... This article is about the year 2000. ...

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Geography

Location of Sun City West, Arizona

Sun City West is located at 33°40'13" North, 112°21'28" West (33.670412, -112.357847)1. Image File history File links Adapted from Wikipedias AZ county maps by Catbar. ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of Wikipedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ...


According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 28.7 km² (11.1 mi²). 28.7 km² (11.1 mi²) of it is land and none of it is covered by water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... A square mile (symbol sq. ...


Demographics

As of the census2 of 2000, there are 26,344 people, 14,997 households, and 10,362 families residing in the CDP. The population density is 916.3/km² (2,374.2/mi²). There are 17,359 housing units at an average density of 603.8/km² (1,564.5/mi²). The racial makeup of the CDP is 98.71% White, 0.49% Black or African American, 0.05% Native American, 0.37% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 0.07% from other races, and 0.27% from two or more races. 0.58% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of Wikipedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There are 14,997 households out of which 0.0% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 67.1% are married couples living together, 1.5% have a female householder with no husband present, and 30.9% are non-families. 29.1% of all households are made up of individuals and 26.5% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 1.74 and the average family size is 2.04. Marriage is a legal, social, and religious relationship between individuals which has formed the foundation of the family for most societies. ...


In the CDP the population is spread out with 0.1% under the age of 18, 0.1% from 18 to 24, 1.0% from 25 to 44, 16.4% from 45 to 64, and 82.4% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 73 years. For every 100 females there are 82.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 82.3 males.


The median income for a household in the CDP is $43,347, and the median income for a family is $49,396. Males have a median income of $35,678 versus $23,900 for females. The per capita income for the CDP is $32,049. 1.8% of the population and 0.8% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 0.0% of those under the age of 18 and 1.9% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the number of people. ... The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


History

Before the community was constructed, most of the area was of farmland mainly growing cotton fields. Sun City West was constructed under Del Webb. It was constructed in the late-1980's as Sun City had out-grown it boundares. Sun City West continues to grow to this day in the north part of the community. Sun City is the name (or part of the name) of four places in the United States: Sun City West, Arizona Sun City, California Sun City Center, Florida Sun City Hilton Head, Bluffton, SC and the name of a large resort and associated community in South Africa: Sun City, South...


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