Cochise County AZ Information


Cochise County Subdivisions

Cochise County AZ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 130,158
Daytime Population: Workers 55,088
Daytime Population: Residents 74,475
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 129,563
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 125,106
Population in Familes 100,997
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,052
Population Density2 21
Diversity Index3 68


Median Household Income $46,773
Average Household Income $63,294
Per Capita Income $25,894


Total Housing Units 61,119 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 33,304 (54.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 18,033 (29.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,782 (16.0%)
Median Home Value $168,543
Average Home Value $197,724


Total Households 51,337
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 33,662
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.13% -0.38%
Households 0.13% -0.31%
Families 0.0% -0.39%
Median Household Income   2.37%
Per Capita Income   2.7%


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, 2017 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 Density # 7 60th
Diversity Index # 8 53rd
Median Household Income # 6 67th
Per Capita Income # 4 80th

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