Tempe Information

Tempe Information

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

General Tempe Information

State: Arizona

County: Maricopa County

Close cities: Santan, AZ, Higley, AZ, Phoenix, AZ, Guadalupe, AZ, Sun Lakes, AZ, Chandler, AZ, Gilbert, AZ, Scottsdale, AZ, Mesa, AZ, Paradise Valley, AZ, Laveen, AZ

Tempe Population (census data)
Total 174,091 (+7.3% since 2000)
Male 89,931 (51.7%)
Female 84,160 (48.3%)

Population Density: 4,345 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 97.6 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 40.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $49,281

Zip Codes: 85287, 85282, 85281, 85285, 85283, 85284, 85280, and 85289.

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Tempe Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (69.7%)
  • Hispanic (17.9%)
  • Other race (8.5%)
  • Black (3.7%)
  • Two or more races (3.3%)
  • American Indian (2.7%)
  • Chinese (1.3%)
  • Asian Indian (1.1%)
  • Other Asian (0.7%)
  • Vietnamese (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (17.7%)
  • Irish (12.0%)
  • English (11.2%)
  • Italian (5.5%)
  • United States (4.0%)
  • Polish (2.9%)
Foriegn Born: 20,422 people (11.7%)
  • Latin America (50.8%)
  • Asia (36.7%)
  • Europe (12.5%)

Local Tempe Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Arizona Diamondbacks
NFL Football: San Diego Chargers, Arizona Cardinals
NBA Basketball: Phoenix Suns
NHL Hockey:
NCAA Sports: Arizona State University, University of Arizona

Tempe School Information

High Schools
Compadre High School (500 W Guadalupe Road, Tempe, AZ, 85283 - Tempe Union High School District District)
Corona Del Sol High School (1001 E Knox Road, Tempe, AZ, 85284 - Tempe Union High School District District)
Humanities And Science High School (1105 E Broadway Road, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Humanities And Sciences Academy Of The United States, Inc. District)
Marcos De Niza High School (6000 South Lakeshore Drive, Tempe, AZ, 85283 - Tempe Union High School District District)
McClintock High School (1830 E Del Rio Drive, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Tempe Union High School District District)
Pinnacle Charter High School (1712 E Guadalupe Road 101, Tempe, AZ, 85283 - Pinnacle Education-Wmcb, Inc. District)
Pinnacle High School - Tempe (2224 W Southern Avenue #2, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Pinnacle Education-Tempe, Inc. District)
Pinnacle Virtual High School (4700 South McClintock Drive, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Pinnacle Education-Tempe, Inc. District)
Student Choice High School (1833 N Scottsdale Road, Tempe, AZ, 85281 - Gar, LLC dba Student Choice High School District)
Tempe Accelerated High School (5040 South Price Road, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Tempe Accelerated Public Charter High School District)
Tempe High School (1730 South Mill Avenue, Tempe, AZ, 85281 - Tempe Union High School District District)
Middle Schools
Connolly Middle School (2002 East Concorda Drive, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Tempe School District District)
Fees Middle School (1600 E Watson Drive, Tempe, AZ, 85283 - Tempe School District District)
Gililland Middle School (1025 South Beck Avenue, Tempe, AZ, 85281 - Tempe School District District)
Kyrene Middle School (1050 East Carver Road, Tempe, AZ, 85284 - Kyrene Elementary District District)
McKemy Middle School (2250 South College Avenue, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Tempe School District District)
Montezuma Middle School (5040 South Price Road, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Montezuma Public Charter Middle School District)
New School For The Arts Middle School (1216 E Apache Boulevard, Tempe, AZ, 85281 - New School For The Arts Middle School District)
Elementary Schools
Arredondo Elementary School (1330 E Carson Drive, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Tempe School District District)
Broadmor Elementary School (311 Aepli Drive, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Tempe School District District)
Curry Elementary School (1974 East Meadow Drive, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Tempe School District District)
Evans Elementary School (4525 South College Avenue, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Tempe School District District)
Flora Thew Elementary School (2130 E Howe Avenue, Tempe, AZ, 85281 - Tempe School District District)
Fuller Elementary School (1975 East Cornell Drive, Tempe, AZ, 85283 - Tempe School District District)
Holdeman Elementary School (1326 West 18th Street, Tempe, AZ, 85281 - Tempe School District District)
Hudson Elementary School (1325 E Malibu Drive, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Tempe School District District)
Laird Elementary School (1500 N Scovel Street, Tempe, AZ, 85281 - Tempe School District District)
Meyer Elementary School (2615 South Dorsey Lane, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Tempe School District District)
Rover Elementary School (1300 E Watson Drive, Tempe, AZ, 85283 - Tempe School District District)
Tempe Thomas J. Pappas Regional Elementary School (1938 E Apache Boulevard, Tempe, AZ, 85382 - Maricopa County Regional District District)
Other/Private Schools
Aguilar School (5800 South Forest Avenue, Tempe, AZ, 85283 - Tempe School District District)
Bright Ideas Charter School - Van Buren (2720 South Dorsey Lane, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Peach Springs Unified District District)
Bustoz School (2020 East Carson Drive, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Tempe School District District)
C I Waggoner School (1050 E Carver Road, Tempe, AZ, 85284 - Kyrene Elementary District District)
Carminati School (4001 South McAllister Avenue, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Tempe School District District)
Center For Educational Excellence (1700 E Elliot, #9, Tempe, AZ, 85284 - Allen-Cochran Enterprises, Inc. District)
D.W. Higgins Institute (1805 E Elliot Road, Tempe, AZ, 85284 - D.W. Higgins Institute District)
Getz School (625 W Cornell Drive, Tempe, AZ, 85283 - Tempe School District District)
Grand Canyon College Preparatory Charter School (7541 South Willow Drive, Tempe, AZ, 85283 - Global Renaissance Academy Of Distinguished Education District)
Humanities And Sciences Academy Arizona (1105 E Broadway Road, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Humanities And Sciences Academy Of The United States, Inc. District)
Integrity Education Centre (1290 N Scottsdale Road, Suite, Tempe, AZ, 85281 - Integrity Education Corporation District)
International Commerce Institute - Tempe (1105 E Broadway Road, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Humanities And Sciences Academy Of The United States, Inc. District)
Intervention Learning Program (2228 South Country Club Way, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Tempe School District District)
James Madison Preparatory School (5815 South McClintock, Tempe, AZ, 85283 - James Madison Preparatory School District)
Kyrene De La Mariposa School (50 E Knox Road, Tempe, AZ, 85284 - Kyrene Elementary District District)
Kyrene De Las Manitas School (1201 W Courtney Lane, Tempe, AZ, 85284 - Kyrene Elementary District District)
Kyrene De Los Ninos School (1330 E Dava Drive, Tempe, AZ, 85283 - Kyrene Elementary District District)
Kyrene Del Norte School (1331 East Redfield Road, Tempe, AZ, 85283 - Kyrene Elementary District District)
Learning Crossroads Basic Academy (1130 West 23rd Street, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Choice Education And Development Corporation - Learning Crossroads Basic Academy District)
New School For The Arts (1216 East Apache Boulevard, Tempe, AZ, 85281 - New School For The Arts District)
SEES Charter School (1290 N Scottsdale Road #117, Tempe, AZ, 85281 - Scottsdale Educational Enrichment School District)
Scales Professional Development School (1115 W 5th Street, Tempe, AZ, 85281 - Tempe School District District)
Tempe Academy Of Arts And Technology (1102 W Southern Avenue, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Carmel Community Schools District)
Tempe Preparatory Academy (1251 East Southern Avenue, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Tempe Preparatory Academy District)
Ward Traditional Academy (1965 East Hermosa Drive, Tempe, AZ, 85282 - Tempe School District District)
Wood School (727 W Cornell Drive, Tempe, AZ, 85283 - Tempe School District District)

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