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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Maricopa County, Arizona need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Arizona

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.04 8.29 5.58 5.41 0.00 7.75
  Total Electric Industry 9.04 8.29 5.58 5.41 0.00 7.75
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.14 8.30 5.58 6.14 0.00 7.85
  Total Electric Industry 9.14 8.30 5.58 6.14 0.00 7.85
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.58 8.64 5.76 5.74 0.00 8.13
  Total Electric Industry 9.58 8.64 5.76 5.74 0.00 8.13
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.65 8.70 5.80 5.64 0.00 8.21
  Total Electric Industry 9.65 8.70 5.80 5.64 0.00 8.21
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.30 8.32 5.63 5.47 0.00 7.93
  Total Electric Industry 9.30 8.32 5.63 5.47 0.00 7.93
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.09 8.06 5.26 5.15 0.00 7.62
  Total Electric Industry 9.09 8.06 5.26 5.15 0.00 7.62
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.95 7.97 5.19 5.39 0.00 7.54
  Total Electric Industry 8.95 7.97 5.19 5.39 0.00 7.54
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.82 7.83 5.05 4.84 0.00 7.38
  Total Electric Industry 8.82 7.83 5.05 4.84 0.00 7.38
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.68 7.76 5.12 4.43 0.00 7.33
  Total Electric Industry 8.68 7.76 5.12 4.43 0.00 7.33
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.53 7.51 5.04 4.66 0.00 7.23
  Total Electric Industry 8.53 7.51 5.04 4.66 0.00 7.23
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 3.68 0.00 0.00 0.00 3.68
  Full-Service Providers 8.44 7.37 5.27 4.53 0.00 7.26
  Total Electric Industry 8.44 7.34 5.27 4.53 0.00 7.25
2001              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 8.30 7.36 5.24 4.93 0.00 7.27
  Total Electric Industry 8.30 7.37 5.24 4.93 0.00 7.27
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 8.27 7.28 5.20 4.56 0.00 7.21
  Total Electric Industry 8.27 7.28 5.20 4.56 0.00 7.21
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 8.35 7.09 5.37 0.00 0.00 7.34
  Total Electric Industry 8.35 7.09 5.37 0.00 0.00 7.34
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 8.46 7.28 5.35 0.00 0.00 7.45
  Total Electric Industry 8.46 7.28 5.35 0.00 0.00 7.45
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 8.86 7.40 5.85 0.00 0.00 7.79
  Total Electric Industry 8.86 7.40 5.85 0.00 0.00 7.79
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 9.40 8.02 5.69 0.00 0.00 8.24
  Total Electric Industry 9.40 8.02 5.69 0.00 0.00 8.24

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Maricopa County, Arizona

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 73,860   (5.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 71,045   (5.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 85,387   (6.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 139,922   (10.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 143,534   (10.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 197,979   (14.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 170,052   (12.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 121,993   (9.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 56,077   (4.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 67,662   (5.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 30,868   (2.3%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 15,188   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 92,744   (6.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 88,412   (6.5%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Maricopa County, Arizona)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 55,879

1 vehicle available : 282,641

2 vehicles available : 39,366

3 vehicles available : 6,150

4 or more vehicles available : 1,464

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 20,674

1 vehicle available : 150,478

2 vehicles available : 265,638

3 vehicles available : 42,398

4 or more vehicles available : 8,850

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 9,091

1 vehicle available : 52,473

2 vehicles available : 88,394

3 vehicles available : 43,851

4 or more vehicles available : 9,490

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 11,874

1 vehicle available : 63,544

2 vehicles available : 158,640

3 vehicles available : 70,748

4 or more vehicles available : 36,472


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Maricopa County, Arizona)

1-person household:

No workers : 172,174

1 worker : 213,326

2-person household:

No workers : 152,508

1 worker : 162,667

2 workers : 172,863

3-person household:

No workers : 21,561

1 worker : 77,237

2 workers : 79,917

3 workers : 24,584

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 23,515

1 worker : 129,620

2 workers : 133,581

3 or more workers : 54,562


(updated 2013)



Means of Transportation To Work
(Maricopa County, Arizona)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,323,080

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 154,152

In 3-person carpool : 23,608

In 4-person carpool : 8,807

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 4,120

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 4,058

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 39,583

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 1,323

Subway or elevated : 823

Railroad : 648

Ferryboat : 31

Taxicab : 726

Motorcycle : 9,457

Bicycle : 14,933

Walked : 26,866

Other means : 21,438

Worked at home : 100,200


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Maricopa County, Arizona)

Less than 5 minutes : 31,807

5 to 9 minutes : 128,231

10 to 14 minutes : 209,171

15 to 19 minutes : 245,912

20 to 24 minutes : 269,349

25 to 29 minutes : 122,131

30 to 34 minutes : 277,916

35 to 39 minutes : 51,491

40 to 44 minutes : 75,263

45 to 59 minutes : 129,857

60 to 89 minutes : 68,757

90 or more minutes : 23,768


(updated 2013)



Occupations in Maricopa County, Arizona

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 255,168  (32.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 103,064  (13.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 164,090  (20.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 4,450  (0.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 143,876  (18.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 228,414  (35.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 105,434  (16.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 259,414  (40.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 877  (0.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5,663  (0.9%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Maricopa County, Arizona

Bus Station(s)


    3400 East Sky Harbor Blvd.
    G.A.I.T. desk in each terminal
    Phoenix, Arizona 85034

    2115 East Buckeye Road
    Phoenix, Arizona 85034

    9617 North Metro Parkway West
    North Phoenix
    Phoenix, Arizona 85023

(updated 2008)



Employment Rate In Maricopa County, Arizona

Employed: 1,859,735
Unemployed: 67,134



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Maricopa County, Arizona

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 2.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.9%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 3.1%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 7.5%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.1%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 28.3%
  • Other: 58.1%



Water Usage In Maricopa County, Arizona

Ground Water

 
Fresh 1,219.82 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 1,219.82 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 931.55 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 931.55 Mgal/d





There are 2,893 Farms In Maricopa County, Arizona


(updated 2008)



Banks In Maricopa County, Arizona

Jpmorgan Chase Bank, National Association - 193 Branches


    Bank Assets: $386.3b
    Industry Specialization: International
    Total Offices: 5,679

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 163 Branches


    Bank Assets: $234.2b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Bank Of America, National Association - 104 Branches


    Bank Assets: $151.2b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

U.s. Bank National Association - 62 Branches


    Bank Assets: $23.8b
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Compass Bank - 48 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.6b
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 675

Bmo Harris Bank National Association - 42 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.9b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 663

Midfirst Bank - 26 Branches


    Bank Assets: $240.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 81

National Bank Of Arizona - 24 Branches


    Bank Assets: $113.4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 71

Comerica Bank - 18 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1b
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 483

New York Community Bank - 15 Branches


    Bank Assets: $672.6m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 248

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Maricopa County, Arizona

  • Phoenix Sky Harbor International


    (about 6.1 miles in Phoenix, Arizona; Airport Code: PHX)

  • Glendale Municipal


    (about 12.2 miles in Glendale, Arizona; Airport Code: AZ3)

  • Phoenix - Deer Valley


    (about 13.4 miles in Phoenix, Arizona; Airport Code: DVT)

  • Scottsdale


    (about 13.5 miles in Scottsdale, Arizona; Airport Code: SCF)

  • Stellar Airpark


    (about 16.8 miles in Chandler, Arizona; Airport Code: SLJ)

  • Phoenix Goodyear


    (about 17.2 miles in Avondale, Arizona; Airport Code: GYR)

  • Luke AFB


    (about 17.2 miles in Glendale, Arizona; Airport Code: LUF)

  • Falcon Field


    (about 20.9 miles in Mesa, Arizona; Airport Code: MSC)

  • Chandler Municipal


    (about 22.3 miles in Chandler, Arizona; Airport Code: CHD)

  • Williams Gateway


    (about 28.1 miles in Mesa, Arizona; Airport Code: DQF)

  • Phoenix - Mesa Gateway


    (about 28.1 miles in Mesa, Arizona; Airport Code: AZA)

  • Casa Grande Municipal


    (about 41.7 miles in Casa Grande, Arizona; Airport Code: CGZ)

  • Gila Bend Municipal


    (about 50.1 miles in Gila Bend, Arizona; Airport Code: AZ6)

  • Wickenburg Municipal


    (about 52.3 miles in Wickenburg, Arizona; Airport Code: FVG)

  • Payson Airport


    (about 68.0 miles in Payson, Arizona; Airport Code: PJB)

  • Pinal Airpark


    (about 81.1 miles in Red Rock, Arizona; Airport Code: MZJ)

  • Prescott Municipal


    (about 82.1 miles in Prescott, Arizona; Airport Code: PRC)

  • Ernest A. Love Field


    (about 82.4 miles in Prescott, Arizona; Airport Code: PRC)

  • San Carlos Apache


    (about 82.5 miles in Globe, Arizona; Airport Code: QAJ)

  • Globe-San Carlos


    (about 82.7 miles in Globe, Arizona; Airport Code: QAJ)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Maricopa County, Arizona

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

74.68%

Carpooled

15.23%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.92%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.03%

Subway Or Elevated

0.02%

Railroad

0.03%

Ferryboat

0.00%

Taxicab

0.09%

Motorcycle

0.39%

Bicycle

0.97%

Walked

2.05%

Other Means

0.90%

Worked At Home

3.68%



(updated 2010)





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