This asset inventory is a project of Cochise County Economic Development

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Sierra Vista is part of Cochise County, Arizona

 

Sierra Vista, Arizona

ASSET INVENTORY

Population Estimates and Projections

2016: 43,754

2020: 45,671

2030: 48,271

2040: 50,649

2050: 53,229

Source: Arizona Office of Economic Opportunity


Age Groups

Under 5:  7.5%

5 to 9:  6.4%

10 to 14:  5.6%

15 to 19:  7.3%

20 to 24:  8.7%

25 to 29:  9.7%

30 to 34:  7.2%

35 to 39:  6.2%

40 to 44:  5.7%

45 to 49:  5.7%

50 to 54:  5.6%

55 to 59:  4.9%

60 to 64:  4.8%

65 to 69:  4.4%

70 to 74:  3.6%

75 to 79:  2.8%

80 to 84:  2.1%

85 and over:  1.7%

Median age (years):  33.1

16 years and over:  79.3%

18 years and over:  77.0%

21 years and over:  71.4%

62 and over:  17.5%

65 and over:  14.6%

Source: US Census Bureau (Census 2010)


Race & Ethnicity

White:  74.5%

Black or African American:  9.0%

American Indian & Alaska Native:  1.1%

Asian:  4.1%

Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander:  ​0.6%

Some other race (including 2 or more races): 10.7%

Hispanic or Latino (of any race):  19.4%

Source: US Census Bureau (Census 2010)


Income

Median Household Income:  $59,091

Per Capita Income:  $26,988

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2011-2015)


Educational Attainment

Less than 9th grade:  3.4%

9th to 12th grade (no diploma):  3.4%

High school graduate (includes equivalency):  17.7%

Some college (no degree):  30.8%

Associate's degree:  ​14.5%

Bachelor's degree:  19.5%

Graduate or professional degree:  10.7%

High school graduate or higher:  93.2%

Bachelor's degree or higher:  30.2%

Note. Population 25 years old and over. Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2011-2015).


Poverty

Individuals:  12.7%

Families:  9.1%

Children: 17.1%

Seniors:  6.5%

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2011-2015)

 

Fort Huachuca

Labor Force & Unemployment

Civilian Labor Force (2016):  18,379

Unemployment Rate (2016):  5.1%

Source: Arizona Office of Economic Opportunity 


Workforce (by occupation)

Management, business, science & arts:  39.0%

Service:  24.8%

Sales & office:  23.6%

Natural resources, construction & maintenance:  6.0%

Production, transportation & material moving:  ​6.6%

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2011-2015) 


Workforce (by industry)

Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting & mining:  0.3%

Construction:  2.7%

Manufacturing:  4.1%

Wholesale trade:  1.3%

Retail trade:  ​10.8%

Transportation, warehousing & utilities:  2.7%

Information:  1.7%

Finance, insurance, real estate, rental & leasing:  5.4%

Professional, scientific, management, administrative & waste management services: 12.6%

Educational services, health care & social assistance:  21.0%

Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation & food services:  12.5%

Other services (except public administration):  3.4%

Public Administration:  21.5%

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2011-2015) 


Housing Units

Total housing units:  19,736

Occupied housing units:  85.0%

Vacant housing units:  15.0%

Owner-occupied:  52.8%

Renter-occupied:  ​47.2%

Homeowner vacancy rate:  2.6%

Rental vacancy rate: 16.1%

Median home value:  $186,000

Median monthly homeowner cost:  $1,335

Homeowners paying 30% or more of income for housing:  21.2%

Median gross monthly rent:  $931

Renters paying 30% or more of income for housing:  44.8%

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2011-2015)


Average Travel Time to Work

16.4 min

Source: US Census Bureau (American Community Survey, 2011-2015)

 

 

This asset inventory is a project of Cochise County Economic Development