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Sunizona, Arizona - Basic Facts

The Sunizona Census Designated Place had a population of 276 as of July 1, 2017. Sunizona ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Arizona. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Sunizona is located at latitude 31.8841 and longitude -109.6329 in Cochise County. The formal boundaries for the Sunizona Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.48 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Cochise County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,347 feet.

The Sunizona Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2582871) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Arizona is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Sunizona Census Designated Place is located within Bowie Division of Cochise County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Sunizona population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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


Total Population 276
Daytime Population: Workers 22
Daytime Population: Residents 196
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 218
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 276
Population in Familes 204
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 33
Diversity Index3 46


Median Household Income $31,727
Average Household Income $44,823
Per Capita Income $21,518


Total Housing Units 206 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 105 (51.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 28 (13.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 73 (35.4%)
Median Home Value $173,529
Average Home Value $244,676


Total Households 133
Average Household Size 2.08
Family Households 77
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 -0.25% -0.59%
Households -0.1% -0.46%
Families 0.36% -0.52%
Median Household Income   1.98%
Per Capita Income   3.54%

Sunizona, AZ - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sunizona to the other 451 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 330 27th
Population Density # 390 14th
Diversity Index # 199 56th
Median Household Income # 327 28th
Per Capita Income # 197 57th

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