This asset inventory is a project of Cochise County Economic Development

Cochise County, Arizona

ASSET INVENTORY

Population Estimates and Projections

2017:  128,383

2020:  132,547

2030:  141,122

2040:  148,998

2050:  157,897

Source: Arizona Office of Economic Opportunity


Age Groups

Under 5:  6.5%

5 to 9:  6.2%

10 to 14:  6.3%

15 to 19:  7.0%

20 to 24:  6.3%

25 to 29:  6.8%

30 to 34:  5.8%

35 to 39:  5.6%

40 to 44:  5.6%

45 to 49:  6.4%

50 to 54:  7.0%

55 to 59:  6.8%

60 to 64:  6.6%

65 to 69:  5.7%

70 to 74:  4.4%

75 to 79:  3.2%

80 to 84:  2.2%

85 and over:  1.8%

Median age (years):  39.7

16 years and over:  79.7%

18 years and over:  77.0%

21 years and over:  72.7%

62 and over:  21.2%

65 and over:  17.3%

Source: US Census Bureau (Census 2010)


Race & Ethnicity

White:  78.5%

Black or African American:  4.2%

American Indian & Alaska Native:  1.2%

Asian:  1.9%

Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander:  ​0.3%

Some other race (including 2 or more races): 13.9%

Hispanic or Latino (of any race):  32.4%

Source: US Census Bureau (Census 2010)


Income

Median Household Income:  $45,383

Per Capita Income:  $23,757

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2012-2016)


Educational Attainment

Less than 9th grade:  6.2%

9th to 12th grade (no diploma):  7.2%

High school graduate (includes equivalency):  23.2%

Some college (no degree):  29.2%

Associate's degree:  ​11.0%

Bachelor's degree:  14.8%

Graduate or professional degree:  8.4%

High school graduate or higher:  86.6%

Bachelor's degree or higher:  23.2%

Note. Population 25 years old and over. Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2012-2016)


Poverty

Individuals:  18.9%

Families:  14.9%

Children:  26.9%

Seniors:  11.6%

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2012-2016)

 

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Labor Force & Unemployment

Civilian Labor Force (2016):  50,182

Unemployment Rate (2016):  6.1%

Source: Arizona Office of Economic Opportunity 


Workforce (by occupation)

Management, business, science & arts:  33.8%

Service:  25.7%

Sales & office:  23.2%

Natural resources, construction & maintenance:  10.1%

Production, transportation & material moving:  ​7.2%

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2012-2016) 


Workforce (by industry)

Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting & mining:  3.9%

Construction:  5.3%

Manufacturing:  3.9%

Wholesale trade:  1.3%

Retail trade:  ​11.0%

Transportation, warehousing & utilities:  4.1%

Information:  1.5%

Finance, insurance, real estate, rental & leasing:  3.8%

Professional, scientific, management, administrative & waste management services: 12.0%

Educational services, health care & social assistance:  22.5%

Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation & food services:  10.7%

Other services (except public administration):  4.0%

Public Administration:  15.9%

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2012-2016) 


Housing Units

Total housing units:  60,401

Occupied housing units:  81.5%

Vacant housing units:  18.5%

Owner-occupied:  67.8%

Renter-occupied:  ​32.2%

Homeowner vacancy rate:  3.6%

Rental vacancy rate: 14.5%

Median home value:  $140,700

Median monthly homeowner cost:  $1,122

Homeowners paying 30% or more of income for housing:  30.0%

Median gross monthly rent:  $790

Renters paying 30% or more of income for housing:  48.0%

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2012-2016)


Average Travel Time to Work

19.5 min

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2012-2016)

 

 

This asset inventory is a project of Cochise County Economic Development