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Demographics


Great care has gone into meeting the lifestyle expectations of Chandler's residents. Between 1990 and 2000, Chandler was the seventh fastest growing city in the United States of those with a population more than 100,000. 

Chandler's current estimated population: 247,805, as of Aug. 1, 2015
 


Source: Long Range Planning Department





 
Source: Long Range Planning Department and Claritas 2015

People who Identify their origin as Spanish, Hispanic or Latino maybe of any race.  Thus, the percent Hispanic should not be added to percentages for racial categories (Hispanic or Latino Population consists of 23.6 percent).

Note: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander includes people who indicate their race as "Native Hawaiian,"  "Guamanian or Chamorro," "Samoan," and "Other Pacific Islander."

Note: Multi Race/Other includes all persons not included in the "White", "Black or African American", "Hispanic/Latino group (for example, Mexican, Puerto Rican or Cuban)", "American Indian and Alaska Native", "Asian" and "Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander" race categories described  above who describes themselves as multiracial, mixed and interracial.

Methodology: Population is estimated using the 2010 Census Population (236,123) as a base and a monthly basis adding the estimated population from new residential units, annexed units, and group quarters, and subtracting estimated population from demolished units.  Population per housing unit and vacancy assumptions are derived from 2010 Census.

Chart as of March 1, 2015