Demographics in Bullhead City

Population Breakdown

Bullhead City is a bustling community located on the Colorado River. Bullhead City is located just south of the Lake Mead Recreation area and across the river from Laughlin, NV. According to the July 1, 2018 Census update, the population of Bullhead City is 40,421.

How is Housing in Bullhead City Changing?

Bullhead City offers a diversity of housing choices, from million dollar homes on the river to multi-family apartments and single family residential units.

Income and Poverty

Bullhead City is a typical Arizona community when viewing trends in income and poverty. The City continues to create programs and services to lift individuals out of poverty.


The number of businesses listed reflects a new business opening, ownership change for an existing business and change from sole proprietor to limited liability corporations for the current reporting period.


In Bullhead City, most residents have travel times between 5-25 minutes.

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About the Data 

Data is from the U.S. Census Bureau's American Community Survey (ACS), 5-year estimates. Total population data is from Table B01001. Median age figure is from Table B01002. Total housing units data is from Table B25001. Housing by tenure and household size figure is from Table B25009. Median home value figure is from Table B25077. Median gross rent figure is from Table B25064. Poverty by gender figure is from Table B17001. Median household Income figure is from Table B19019. Transportation to work figure and average travel time to work data is from Table B08134. This report uses the Census Bureau Data API but is not endorsed or certified by the Census Bureau.