Willcox, Arizona


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This asset inventory is a project of Cochise County Economic Development

Willcox is a city in Cochise County, Arizona

Willcox, Arizona

ASSET INVENTORY

Population Estimates and Projections

2017: 3,612

2020: 3,631

2030: 3,696

2040: 3,753

2050: 3,840

Source: Arizona Office of Economic Opportunity


Age Groups

Under 5:  10.0%

5 to 9:  7.1%

10 to 14:  7.1%

15 to 19:  8.9%

20 to 24:  6.3%

25 to 29:  6.9%

30 to 34:  5.3%

35 to 39:  5.8%

40 to 44:  4.6%

45 to 49:  6.2%

50 to 54:  6.5%

55 to 59:  6.0%

60 to 64:  5.2%

65 to 69:  4.3%

70 to 74:  3.5%

75 to 79:  2.4%

80 to 84:  2.3%

85 and over:  1.5%

Median age (years):  33.4

16 years and over:  74.4%

18 years and over:  70.4%

21 years and over:  65.9%

62 and over:  17.2%

65 and over:  14.1%

Source: US Census Bureau (Census 2010)


Race & Ethnicity

White:  67.6%

Black or African American:  1.1%

American Indian & Alaska Native:  1.3%

Asian:  0.7%

Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander:  ​0.2%

Some other race (including 2 or more races): 29.1%

Hispanic or Latino (of any race):  50.1%

Source: US Census Bureau (Census 2010)


Income

Median Household Income: $43,324

Per Capita Income: $18,545

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


Educational Attainment

Less than 9th grade:  7.3%

9th to 12th grade (no diploma):  9.2%

High school graduate (includes equivalency):  35.9%

Some college (no degree):  33.6%

Associate’s degree:  ​3.4%

Bachelor’s degree:  4.2%

Graduate or professional degree:  6.3%

High school graduate or higher:  83.5%

Bachelor’s degree or higher:  10.5%

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


Poverty

Individuals:  20.6%

Families:  21.5%

Children: 31.2%

Seniors:  8.7%

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

Willcox, Arizona

Labor Force & Unemployment

Civilian Labor Force (2017):  1,552

Unemployment Rate (2017):  5.3%

Source: Arizona Office of Economic Opportunity


Workforce (by occupation)

Management, business, science & arts:  23.8%

Service:  24.6%

Sales & office:  28.9%

Natural resources, construction & maintenance:  9.7%

Production, transportation & material moving:  13.1%

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


Workforce (by industry)

Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting & mining:  10.1%

Construction:  1.7%

Manufacturing:  2.3%

Wholesale trade:  2.6%

Retail trade:  14.3%

Transportation, warehousing & utilities:  1.2%

Information:  1.8%

Finance, insurance, real estate, rental & leasing:  7.5%

Professional, scientific, management, administrative & waste management services: 4.0%

Educational services, health care & social assistance:  32.2%

Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation & food services:  16.2%

Other services (except public administration):  1.9%

Public Administration:  4.3%

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


Housing Units

Total housing units:  1,743

Occupied housing units:  77.7%

Vacant housing units:  22.3%

Owner-occupied:  64.0%

Renter-occupied:  36.0%

Homeowner vacancy rate:  5.7%

Rental vacancy rate: 13.5%

Median home value:  $92,900

Median monthly homeowner cost:  $973

Homeowners paying 30% or more of income for housing:  23.0%

Median gross monthly rent:  $539

Renters paying 30% or more of income for housing:  47.9%

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


Average Travel Time to Work

13.9 min

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

Willcox, Arizona

Business Sites

Available Commercial Property

City of Willcox Planning Department


Hospitality

Hotels

Restaurants


Education

K-12

Willcox Unified District

Higher Education

Cochise College


Utilities

Electricity

Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Co-op (SSVEC)

Natural Gas, Water, Wastewater

Willcox Municipal

Telecommunications

CenturyLink

Internet Service Providers


Financial Services

Chase

Compass

Western Bank

Cochise Credit Union

 

Willcox, Arizona

Quality of Life

Weather and Climate

Homes for Sale

Northern Cochise Community Hospital

Physicians

Dentists

Events and Attractions

Rex Allen Museum

Library

Golf

Parks

Swimming Pool


Transportation

Major Metro Markets

Tucson (82 mi)

Phoenix (195 mi)

Commercial Airports

Tucson International Airport (77 mi)

Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (191 mi)

General Aviation Airports

Cochise County Airport

Rail

San Pedro and Southwestern Railroad

Union Pacific Railroad

Express Shipping Providers

FedEx

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

Cochise County Census Library

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