Youngtown, Arizona is a small town with a population of approximately 7,000. Retirees are commonplace, as they account for 19% of the population compared to 14% nationally, while young adults are less well-represented. In terms of housing, residents are fairly evenly split between renting (51%) and owning (50%) their residence. The average rent of $1,016 a month is roughly on par with the state average.
Youngtown has a high number of residents over the age of 25 with a high school degree or equivalent (24%) compared to the national average. In addition, 8% possess a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree. There are two primary industries in Youngtown: retail and healthcare. Combined, these industries make up 12% of the town's workforce. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many of the town's residents work in sales, making it the top career path in the town. Youngtown workers bring in an average annual income of about $48,000, about $21,000 less than the state average. Youngtown's average income also falls below the national average ($73,345).
Youngtown residents have an average commute of about 32 minutes, slower than the state average of about 27 minutes. Many residents (35%) drive their car or truck to work, while public transportation is not extensively used. Walking isn't a common method of commuting to work.