Cochise County AZ Information

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Cochise County Subdivisions

Cochise County AZ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 131,191
Population in Households 126,174
Population in Familes 101,913
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,017
Population Density1 21
Diversity Index2 68
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 52,081
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 34,105
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 61,858 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 33,789 (54.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 18,292 (29.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,777 (15.8%)
Median Home Value $159,638
Average Home Value $193,275
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $44,347
Average Household Income $60,579
Per Capita Income $24,965
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.02% -0.1%
Households 0.38% 0.05%
Families 0.21% -0.05%
Median Household Income   2.35%
Per Capita Income   1.78%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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Cochise County AZ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cochise County to the other 15 counties and county equivalents in Arizona by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 8 53rd
Population Density1 # 7 60th
Diversity Index2 # 8 53rd
Median Household Income # 6 67th
Per Capita Income # 4 80th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arizona Census Data Comparison Tool.