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Arivaca, Arizona - Basic Facts

Arivaca is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Arivaca Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Pima County at latitude 31.5748 and longitude -111.3323. Pima County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,625 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Arivaca Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 27.77 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Arivaca, AZ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 696
Population in Households 687
Population in Familes 506
Population in Group Qrtrs 9
Population Density1 25
Diversity Index2 48


Total Households 358
Average Household Size 1.92
Family Households 207
Average Family Size 2


Total Housing Units 492 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 263 (53.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 96 (19.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 134 (27.2%)
Median Home Value $100,000
Average Home Value $149,327


Median Household Income $42,927
Average Household Income $52,967
Per Capita Income $25,568
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.03% 0.11%
Households 0.13% 0.17%
Families 1.42% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.29%
Per Capita Income   2.03%
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.


Arivaca, AZ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Arivaca to the other 451 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arizona by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 247 45th
Population Density1 # 407 10th
Diversity Index2 # 185 59th
Median Household Income # 124 73rd
Per Capita Income # 77 83rd

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