Arizona

Capital: Phoenix
Arizona Flag

Facts & Statistics

STATE STATISTICS 
Population 2015
6,817,565
Population 2016 6,931,071
Population 2017 7,016,270
Below Poverty 2014 18.2
Below Poverty 2015 17.4
Below Poverty 2016 16.4
Below Poverty 2017  14.9
Employment - Population Ratio 2015 56.1
Employment - Population Ratio 2016 57.1
Employment - Population Ratio 2017 57.7
Unemployed 2015 6.5
Unemployed 2016 6.5
Unemployed 2017 4.9
Unemployed 2018 (Oct.) 4.7
Foreclosure Rate 2018 (Oct.) 1 of 1,890 
STATE FACTS
The Castilian and Burgundian flags of Spain, the Mexican flag, the confederate flag, and the flag of the United States have all flown over the land area that became Arizona.
Arizona's most abundant mineral is copper.
Located in Fountain Hills is a fountain believed to be the tallest in the world.