Goodyear is a small city in Arizona with a population of just over 73,000. The city's population, at an average age of just under 38, is fairly typical compared to other municipalities in Arizona, which has an average age of 38. Just 26% of residents rent in Goodyear, as home ownership is common in the area. Relatively high rent costs could be a contributing factor, as the average rent of $1,321 per month is substantially higher than the state average of $1,043.
Averaging about 32 minutes, Goodyear's commute time is slower than the state average of about 27 minutes. Many residents (38%) drive themselves to work, while public transportation isn't used extensively. A small percentage of residents commute to work on foot.
Among Goodyear residents over the age of 25, 20% possess a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree. Many Goodyear residents work in one of two industries: retail and healthcare. Together, these industries make up 13% of the city's workforce. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many of the city's residents work in sales, making it the top career path in the city. With an average annual income of around $88K, Goodyear workers take home about $19,000 more than their peers elsewhere in Arizona. The city's average income also compares favorably to the national average of $73,345.