Arizona

Demographic Data

Total state population
7,278,717
Total number of people with disabilities
13.2%
Breakdown by category of disability
Hearing difficulty
4.0%
Vision difficulty
2.5%
Cognitive difficulty
5.1%
Ambulatory difficulty
7.0%
Self-care difficulty
2.4%
Independent living difficulty
5.7%
Race/ethnicity breakdown
White
78.3%
Black or African American
4.7%
American Indian and Alaskan Native
4.6%
Asian
3.3%
Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander
0.2%
Hispanic or Latino
31.7%
Other Race
5.0%
Two or more Races
3.9%

Employment and unemployment rates for people with disabilities

Employment rate for People with Disabilities (PwD)
34.1%
Unemployment rate for PwD
Number of PwD not working but actively looking for work
10.2%

Poverty rate for people with disabilities

Unemployment rate for PwD
27.6%

Number of AoD grantee programs across the country

Assist To Independence
P. O. Box 4133
Tuba City, AZ 86045
Phone: 928-283-6261
ED:Eileen Tohonnie
Arizona Bridge to Independent Living/dba Ability 360
5025 East Washington Street, Suite 200
Phoenix, AZ 85034
Phone: 602-256-2245
ED:Phillip Pangrazio
DIRECT Center for Independence, Inc.
1001 North Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ 85711
Phone: 520-624-6452
ED:Vicki Cuscino
New Horizons Disability Empowerment Center
9400 East Valley Road, Suite One
Prescott Valley, AZ 96314
Phone: 928-772-1266
ED:David Siegler
Services Maximizing Independent Living & Empowerment dba SMILE
1929 South Arizona Avenue, Suite 11
Yuma, AZ 85364
Phone: 928-329-6681
ED:Brenda Howard
Phone: (602) 542-8977
ED:Erica McFadden
Sonoran UCEDD
University of Arizona
Department of Family and Community Medicine
1521 E. Helen Street
Tucson, AZ 85721
Main Phone: 520-626-0442
Main Fax: 520-626-0081
Arizona UCEDD
Northern Arizona University
Institute for Human Development
912 Riordan Ranch Road
PO Box 5630
Flagstaff, AZ 86011-5630
Main Phone: 928-523-7921
Main Fax: 928-523-9127
TTY: 928-523-1695
CAP/PADD/PAIMI/PAIR/PABSS/PAAT/PATBI/PAVA
Arizona Center for Disability Law
177 North Church Avenue, Suite 800
Tucson, AZ 85701
Phone: (520) 327-9547
Toll Free: (800) 922-1447
FAX: (520) 884-0992