Rio Rico, Arizona

Rio Rico, Arizona

ASSET INVENTORY

Rio Rico is a Census Designated Place in Santa Cruz County, Arizona


Population Estimates & Projections

2019:  21,512

2025:  22,908

2035:  24,826

2045:  26,026

2055:  26,762

Source: Arizona Office of Economic Opportunity


Age Groups

Under 5:  8.6%

5 to 9:  9.2%

10 to 14:  10.2%

15 to 19:  9.5%

20 to 24:  5.4%

25 to 29:  5.5%

30 to 34:  6.2%

35 to 39:  7.2%

40 to 44:  7.5%

45 to 49:  7.2%

50 to 54:  6.4%

55 to 59:  5.3%

60 to 64:  4.1%

65 to 69:  3.1%

70 to 74:  2.1%

75 to 79:  1.1%

80 to 84:  0.6%

85 and over:  0.7%

Median age (years):  31.3

16 years and over:  70.0%

18 years and over:  65.8%

21 years and over:  61.2%

62 and over:  9.9%

65 and over:  7.6%

Source: US Census Bureau (Census 2010)


Race & Ethnicity

White:  71.0%

Black or African American:  0.4%

American Indian & Alaska Native:  0.6%

Asian:  0.5%

Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander: ​ 0.1%

Some other race (including 2 or more races):  27.4%

Hispanic or Latino (of any race):  85.3%

Source: US Census Bureau (Census 2010)


Educational Attainment

Less than 9th grade:  914  (7.8%)

9th to 12th grade (no diploma):  1,286  (10.9%)

High school graduate (includes equivalency):  3,375  (28.6%)

Some college (no degree):  2,957  (25.1%)

Associate’s degree: ​ 850  (7.2%)

Bachelor’s degree:  1,630  (13.8%)

Graduate or professional degree:  771  (6.5%)

High school graduate or higher:  9,583  (81.3%)

Bachelor’s degree or higher:  2,401  (20.4%)

Note. Population 25 years old and over. Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2014-2018)


School Enrollment

Nursery school, preschool:  413

Kindergarten:  472

Elementary school (grades 1-8):  2,265

High school (grades 9-12)1,496

College or graduate school:  1,026

Note. Population 3 years old and over. Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2014-2018)


Income

Median Household Income:  $49,592

Per Capita Income:  $20,349

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2014-2018)


Poverty

Individuals:  16.5%

Families:  12.8%

Children:  22.9%

Seniors:  12.4%

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2014-2018)

Rio Rico, Arizona

Labor Force & Unemployment

Civilian Labor Force:  8,524

Employed:  7,902

Unemployed:  622

Unemployment Rate:  7.3%

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2014-2018)


Workforce (by occupation)

Management, business, science & arts:  2,033  (25.7%)

Service:  1,721  (21.8%)

Sales & office:  2,341  (29.6%)

Natural resources, construction & maintenance:  1,010  (12.8%)

Production, transportation & material moving: ​ 797  (10.1%)

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2014-2018)


Workforce (by industry)

Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting & mining:  109  (1.4%)

Construction:  691  (8.7%)

Manufacturing:  382  (4.8%)

Wholesale trade:  684  (8.7%)

Retail trade:  991  (​12.5%)

Transportation, warehousing & utilities:  727  (9.2%)

Information:  44  (0.6%)

Finance, insurance, real estate, rental & leasing:  388  (4.9%)

Professional, scientific, management, administrative & waste management services:  399  (5.0%)

Educational services, health care & social assistance:  1,744  (22.1%)

Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation & food services:  729  (9.2%)

Other services (except public administration):  292  (3.7%)

Public Administration:  722  (9.1%)

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2014-2018)


Average Travel Time to Work

26.0 min

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2014-2018)


Housing Units

Total housing units:  6,592

Occupied housing units:  6,108  (92.7%)

Vacant housing units:  484  (7.3%)

Homeowner vacancy rate:  2.1%

Rental vacancy rate:  4.9%

Owner-occupied:  4,766  (78.0%)

Renter-occupied:  1,342  (22.0%)

Median home value:  $138,900

Median monthly homeowner cost:  $998*

Homeowners paying 30% or more of income for housing:  1,192  (31.4%)*

Median gross monthly rent:  $908

Renters paying 30% or more of income for housing:  585  (47.1%)

*Includes only housing units with a mortgage. Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2014-2018)

Rio Rico, Arizona

Real Estate & Development

Available Commercial Property

Homes for Sale

Land for Sale

Community Development (Building, Planning & Zoning, Airport Development, GIS)

Comprehensive Plan

Zoning and Development Code

Planning and Zoning Map (GIS)


Quality of Life

Weather and Climate

Things to Do

Library


Health Care

Mariposa Community Health Center

Physicians

Dentists


Education

K-12

Santa Cruz Valley Unified School District


Hospitality

Hotels

Restaurants

Rio Rico, Arizona

Transportation & Shipping

Major Metro Markets

Tucson (57 mi)

Phoenix (169 mi)

Commercial Airports

Tucson International Airport (54 mi)

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (167 mi)

General Aviation Airports

Nogales International Airport (19 mi)

Shipping

Trucking Companies

Shipping Services (Parcel)


Utilities & Telecommunications

Electricity

UniSource Energy Services

Natural Gas

UniSource Energy Services

Water and Wastewater

Liberty Utilities

Telecommunications

CenturyLink

Internet Service Providers


Financial Services

Wells Fargo


Incentives, Taxes & Regulation

Arizona Incentives

Business Taxes

Individual Income Tax

Withholding Tax

Worker’s Compensation

Unemployment Insurance

Sales Tax (TPT)

Property Tax

Minimum Wage

This asset inventory is a service of Santa Cruz County (Economic Development)

Santa Cruz County Asset Inventories (county, municipalities & census designated places)

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