The metropolitan Tucson area has nearly one million residents and is the 33rd largest city in the U.S. It is a vibrant city with a diverse population and a rich history. Arizona’s population is the seventh youngest in the nation.
The Tucson region civilian labor force is approximately 475,000 strong. More than 1,200 high-tech businesses employ over 50,000 people, and growth in the high-tech and “clean” manufacturing sectors continues. This positive trend helps keep Tucson’s existing workforce stable while attracting new, young, educated workers. The Tucson workforce is supported by a strong and diverse higher and continuing education system that matches skills to employer needs.
Median age in the City of Tucson 32.5