Virginia Park, Phoenix, AZ
Virginia Park is a residential neighborhood in Phoenix, Arizona, United States. It is located in the northwestern part of the city, bordered by Camelback Road to the north, 7th Avenue to the east, McDowell Road to the south, and 23rd Avenue to the west. The neighborhood is part of the Camelback East community. According to the 2000 census, the neighborhood has a population of 2,542. The racial makeup of the neighborhood is 63.4% White, 3.2% African American, 1.3% Native American, 2.1% Asian, 0.1% Pacific Islander, 26.4% from other races, and 3.2% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race comprises 54.4% of the population. Learn more here.
The median income for a household in the neighborhood is $37,609, and the median income for a family is $41,667. Males have a median income of $31,250 versus $23,125 for females. The per capita income for the neighborhood is $17,959. About 10.8% of families and 13.7% of the population are below the poverty line, including 17.1% of those under age 18 and 11.3% of those aged 65 or over. Virginia Park is a vibrant and ethnically diverse community, with a strong sense of pride and community involvement. The residents are friendly and welcoming, and the neighborhood has a small-town feel. There are a variety of businesses and amenities nearby, and the area is well-connected to the rest of the city. Learn more about Enchanted Island Amusement Park, Phoenix, AZ.