Here Are The 8 Poorest Cities In Arizona

While people across the country still struggle to recover after the recession, some folks are doing better than others. While much of Arizona thrives, many cities in Arizona suffer from overall poverty and income inequality. The eight cities listed here are the poorest, as stated by the website The site determined the poorest cities in Arizona by the following criteria:

  • Poverty level
  • Median income
  • Unemployment rate


These eight Arizona towns all have some wonderful people, rich histories and thriving community traditions. This list isn’t meant to demean these places – just simply to bring awareness to parts of the great state of Arizona that could use some extra attention and love from its wealthier citizens.

Are you curious about which of Arizona’s cities are the wealthiest? Here are the 8 Richest Cities In Arizona.