Cochise County AZ Information


Cochise County Subdivisions

Cochise County AZ Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 129,747
Population in Households 124,543
Population in Familes 101,588
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,204
Population Density1 21
Diversity Index2 68


Median Household Income $48,683
Average Household Income $65,923
Per Capita Income $26,903


Total Housing Units 60,916 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 33,790 (55.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 17,194 (28.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,932 (16.3%)
Median Home Value $176,230
Average Home Value $201,455


Total Households 50,984
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 33,479
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 -0.15% -0.34%
Households 0.03% -0.3%
Families -0.06% -0.36%
Median Household Income   2.41%
Per Capita Income   3.24%


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, 2018 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 # 7 60th
Per Capita Income # 4 80th

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