Rio Rico, Arizona


This asset inventory is a project of Santa Cruz County Economic Development

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

Rio Rico, Arizona

ASSET INVENTORY

Population Estimates and Projections

2017: 20,700

2020: 21,571

2030: 24,282

2040: 26,475

2050: 28,090

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)


Income

Median Household Income: $48,712

Per Capita Income: $19,621

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


Educational Attainment

Less than 9th grade: 9.2%

9th to 12th grade (no diploma): 11.3%

High school graduate (includes equivalency): 25.8%

Some college (no degree): 22.5%

Associate’s degree: ​8.7%

Bachelor’s degree: 17.6%

Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%

High school graduate or higher: 79.5%

Bachelor’s degree or higher: 22.5%

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


Poverty

Individuals: 14.0%

Families: 11.8%

Children: 16.2%

Seniors: 12.6%

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

Rio Rico, Arizona

Labor Force & Unemployment

Civilian Labor Force (2012-2016): 7,919

Unemployment Rate (2012-2016): 7.2%

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


Workforce (by occupation)

Management, business, science & arts: 30.1%

Service: 18.6%

Sales & office: 28.9%

Natural resources, construction & maintenance: 10.7%

Production, transportation & material moving: ​11.7%

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


Workforce (by industry)

Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting & mining: 1.8%

Construction: 6.3%

Manufacturing: 7.1%

Wholesale trade: 10.8%

Retail trade: ​14.0%

Transportation, warehousing & utilities: 7.4%

Information: 0.3%

Finance, insurance, real estate, rental & leasing: 5.1%

Professional, scientific, management, administrative & waste management services: 5.5%

Educational services, health care & social assistance: 21.1%

Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation & food services: 6.3%

Other services (except public administration): 3.2%

Public Administration: 11.1%

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


Housing Units

Total housing units: 6,262

Occupied housing units: 92.7%

Vacant housing units: 7.3%

Owner-occupied: 77.9%

Renter-occupied: 22.1%

Homeowner vacancy rate: 3.3%

Rental vacancy rate: 5.2%

Median home value: $122,400

Median monthly homeowner cost: $975

Homeowners paying 30% or more of income for housing: 28.0%

Median gross monthly rent: $819

Renters paying 30% or more of income for housing: 36.9%

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


Average Travel Time to Work

26.6 min

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

 

Rio Rico, Arizona

Business Sites

Available Commercial Property

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

Comprehensive Plan

Zoning and Development Code

Planning and Zoning Map (GIS)


Hospitality

Hotels

Restaurants


Education

K-12

Santa Cruz Valley Unified School District


Utilities

Electricity

UniSource Energy Services

Natural Gas

UniSource Energy Services

Telecommunications

CenturyLink

Internet Service Providers

Water and Wastewater

Liberty Utilities


Financial Services

Wells Fargo

 

Rio Rico, Arizona

Quality of Life

Weather and Climate

Homes for Sale

Mariposa Community Health Center

Physicians

Dentists

Things to Do

Library


Transportation

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)

Express Shipping Providers

UPS


Incentives, Taxes & Regulation

Arizona Incentives

Business Taxes

Individual Income Tax

Withholding Tax

Worker’s Compensation

Unemployment Insurance

Sales Tax (TPT)

Property Tax

Minimum Wage


Census Data

Census QuickFacts

Census Library

 

This asset inventory is a project of Santa Cruz County Economic Development


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