Kingman is located in Mohave County, Arizona, and is also the county seat. According to 2010 Census Bureau estimates, the population of the city is 28,068. Kingman is located 33 miles (53 km) east of Bullhead City, Arizona, 85 miles (137 km) southeast of Las Vegas, Nevada, about 165 miles (266 km) northwest of Phoenix, Arizona, and about 250 miles (400 km) northeast of Los Angeles, California.
The median income for a household in the city was $34,086, and the median income for a family was $41,327. Males had a median income of $32,036 versus $21,134 for females. The per capita income for the city was $17,181. About 8.2% of families and 11.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 15.3% of those under age 18 and 7.9% of those age 65 or over.