New River Information

New River Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of New River, AZ

General New River Information

State: Arizona

County: Maricopa County

Close cities: Black Canyon City, AZ, Sun City, AZ, Youngtown, AZ, Sun City West, AZ, El Mirage, AZ, Scottsdale, AZ, Cave Creek, AZ, Glendale, AZ, Peoria, AZ, Carefree, AZ

New River Population (census data)
Total 13,452
Male 6,856 (51.0%)
Female 6,596 (49.0%)

Population Density: 190 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 101.4 (US Avg is 100)

New River Elevation: 2,013 feet above sea level

Land Area: 70.8 square miles

Median Household Income: $75,181

Zip Codes: 85087.

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New River Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (92.5%)
  • Hispanic (4.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • American Indian (1.2%)
  • Other race (1.2%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (23.9%)
  • Irish (17.7%)
  • English (12.4%)
  • United States (6.1%)
  • French (4.3%)
  • Italian (4.2%)
Foriegn Born: 398 people (3.0%)
  • Europe (48.5%)
  • Latin America (39.4%)
  • Asia (12.1%)

Local New River Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Arizona Diamondbacks, San Diego Padres
NFL Football: Arizona Cardinals, San Diego Chargers
NBA Basketball: Phoenix Suns, Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Lakers
NHL Hockey:
NCAA Sports: Northern Arizona University, Arizona State University

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