Queen Creek Maricopa County, Arizona

Queen Creek: Town in Arizona, United States

About

Queen Creek is a town located in the county of Maricopa in the U.S. state of Arizona. Its population at the 2010 census was 26,361. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 60,097 inhabitants.

The town was created 32 years ago in 1989.

Queen Creek Quick Facts

Population : 60,097 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Arizona (United States)
County : Maricopa County
Postal code : 85142
Phone Area Codes : 480
Water as percent of area : 0.11%
Land as percent of area : 99.89%
Altitude : 1,404 feet / 428 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1990 (32 years ago)
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 18:05:58 (24th May 2022)
Population growth : 56.14% (2010-2020)
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Location of Queen Creek on Arizona map.
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Queen Creek-Queen Creek Town Hall
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Geography

Queen Creek is located at 33°14'55"N 111°38'3"W (33.2486600, -111.6343000).

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Demographics

The population of Queen Creek increased by 56.14% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 26,361 - census
2011 27,787 5.13% estimation process
2012 28,647 3% estimation process
2013 31,234 8.28% estimation process
2014 34,206 8.69% estimation process
2015 37,110 7.83% estimation process
2016 40,780 9% estimation process
2017 45,754 10.87% estimation process
2018 50,243 8.93% estimation process
2019 54,655 8.07% estimation process
2020 60,097 9.06% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 46,515
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 38,877
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 19.6%
April 1, 2020 Population : 46,785
April 1, 2010 Population : 38,822
People under 5 years old, percentage : 4.7%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 20.5%
People over 65 (%) : 25.6%
Female persons, % : 52.4%
White only, percent : 91.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 1.1%
Asians alone % : 1.3%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 3.0%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 20.6%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 74.1%
2015-2019 Veterans : 4,404
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 7.8%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 67.8%

Queen Creek zip code is 85142. County name: Maricopa, County fips: 04013

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 67.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $228,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,273
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $352
2015-2019 median gross rent : $992
2015-2019 Households : 18,327
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.41
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 81.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.3%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 92.0%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 83.5%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 21.9%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 12.3%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 12.4%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 52.1%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 49.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 49,253
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 166,947
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 149,615
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 360,192
2012 total retail sales per capita : $9,209
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 20.6
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $51,909
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $25,579
Percentage of people living in poverty : 12.9%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 3,349
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,743
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,119
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 459
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,791
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 348
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,728
2010 population per square mile : 1,004.4
2010 land area in square miles : 38.65

Schools in Queen Creek

College & universities near Queen Creek, AZ

Code Name City ZIP
420574 Arizona State University-Polytechnic Mesa (AZ) 85212
456038 Pima Medical Institute-East Valley Mesa (AZ) 85209
445027 American InterContinental University Chandler (AZ) 85286
364025 Chandler-Gilbert Community College Chandler (AZ) 85225-2499
455725 Studio Academy of Beauty Chandler (AZ) 85224

Stations (4)

Amtrak & bus stations near Queen Creek, AZ

Code Name Address Type
PHA Phoenix (Airport), Arizona 3400 East Sky Harbor Blvd. BUS
PHG Phoenix (Greyhound), Arizona 2115 East Buckeye Road BUS
MRC Maricopa 19427 N. John Wayne Parkway RAIL
PXN Phoenix (Metro Center Transit Station), Arizona 9617 North Metro Parkway West BUS

Post offices near Queen Creek

Post Office Name City ZIP
Queen Creek Post Office Queen Creek (AZ) 85142
Higley Post Office Higley (AZ) 85236
Val Vista Post Office Gilbert (AZ) 85296
Mesa Four Peak Post Office Mesa (AZ) 85209
Mesa Superstition Spring Post Office Mesa (AZ) 85209

Other cities in Maricopa County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Maricopa County , AZ. (more)

City Name Population Title
Phoenix 1,708,127 County seat and capital city in Maricopa County, Arizona, USA, fifth largest city in the United States by population
Mesa 528,159 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Chandler 265,398 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Scottsdale 262,647 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Gilbert 257,658 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Glendale 255,307 City in Los Angeles County, California, United States
Maryvale 208,189 Urban village in Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Tempe 200,402 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Peoria 179,872 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Tempe Junction 158,368 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States of America
Surprise 147,965 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Goodyear 90,622 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Avondale 88,914 City in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
Buckeye 85,224 Town in Maricopa County, Arizona
Sun City 37,499 Census designated place in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States
El Mirage 36,481 City in Arizona

Distance to Other Cities

Queen Creek distances to largest Arizona cities