Cochise County, Arizona Population 2018

Cochise County, Arizona's estimated population is 124,756 with a growth rate of -2.67% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cochise County, Arizona is the 8th largest county in Arizona.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017124,756-3,421-2.67%
2016128,1772,8222.25%
2016125,355-729-0.58%
2015126,084-970-0.76%
2014127,054-2,278-1.76%
2013129,332-2,494-1.89%
2012131,826-1,126-0.85%
2011132,9521,1700.89%
2010131,78234,15834.99%
199097,62411,93813.93%
198085,68623,77638.40%
197061,9106,87112.48%
196055,03923,55174.79%
195031,488-3,139-9.07%
194034,627-6,371-15.54%
193040,998-5,467-11.77%
192046,46511,87434.33%
191034,59125,340273.92%
19009,2512,31333.34%
18906,9380.00%

Cochise County, Arizona Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White106,136
Some Other Race6,577
Two or More Races6,243
Black or African American5,076
Asian2,250
American Indian and Alaska Native1,496
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander399

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Cochise County, Arizona Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Cochise County, Arizona Median Age

40.3


Total

38.7


Male

42.1


Female

Cochise County, Arizona Adults

There are 99,594 adults, (25,379 of which are seniors) in Cochise County, Arizona.

Cochise County, Arizona Age Dependency

72.6

Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Cochise County, Arizona Sex Ratio

Female

62,896

49.07%

Male

65,281

50.93%

Cochise County, Arizona Households and Families

Cochise County, Arizona Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cochise County, Arizona Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.5%21.5%
All67.8%32.2%
Non Family62.9%37.1%
Male57.3%42.7%
Female42.9%57.1%

67.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cochise County, Arizona Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All49,2302.3867.8
Married24,0472.9678.5
Non Family16,8371.1662.9
Female6,1493.142.9
Male2,1973.3557.3

2.94

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

5.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cochise County, Arizona Households

Cochise County, Arizona Education

Cochise County, Arizona Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,4926.23%
9th to 12th Grade6,3317.18%
High School Graduate20,47023.22%
Some College25,75929.21%
Associates Degree9,69611.00%
Bachelors Degree13,03614.78%
Graduate Degree7,3878.38%

Cochise County, Arizona Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White55,36351,49315,790
Hispanic24,91717,7322,675
Other Race3,9442,813333
Black3,4413,200686
Multiple Races2,4971,996532
Asian1,9601,744634
Native American1,046811139
Islander26223619

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.01%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 32.35%.

Cochise County, Arizona Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,606$33,880$24,753
Less Than High School$14,889$16,166$11,992
High School Grad$21,015$21,801$20,466
Some College$29,585$36,299$24,331
Bachelors Degree$47,043$64,290$32,255
Graduate Degree$51,672$74,189$41,513

$28,606

Average Earnings

$33,880

Average Male

$24,753

Average Female

Cochise County, Arizona Language

Cochise County, Arizona Language by Age

Cochise County, Arizona Language

71.03% of Cochise County, Arizona residents speak only English, while 28.97% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 25.11% of the population.

Cochise County, Arizona Poverty

Cochise County, Arizona Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic40,00810,66126.65%
White67,4569,72714.42%
Multiple5,9411,56426.33%
Other6,4991,51323.28%
Black3,57357616.12%
Native1,19436330.40%
Asian2,1351989.27%
Islander34419857.56%

18.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.07%

Male Poverty Rate

20.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cochise County, Arizona

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cochise County, Arizona is Islander, with 57.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cochise County, Arizona is Asian, with 9.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.94%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.32%.

Cochise County, Arizona Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.94%
High School21.51%
Some College12.73%
Bachelors or Greater7.20%

Cochise County, Arizona Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.85%
Male Unemployed35.89%
Female Employed11.24%
Male Employed8.71%

Cochise County, Arizona Income

Cochise County, Arizona Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,383$58,772
Families$54,773$68,093
Married Families$65,277$78,052
Non Families$26,818$38,403

Cochise County, Arizona Marital Status

Cochise County, Arizona Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.3%

Male Marriage Rate

51.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Cochise County, Arizona Married by Age and Sex

Cochise County, Arizona Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Cochise County, Arizona Marital Status by Race

Cochise County, Arizona Veterans

Cochise County, Arizona Veterans by War

18,081

Number of Veterans

15,724

Male Veterans

2,357

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam6,840
First Gulf War5,250
Second Gulf War4,103
Korea1,632
World War II703

Cochise County, Arizona Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 544,718
65 to 744,253
55 to 643,769
75+3,509
18 to 341,832

Cochise County, Arizona Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White16,02219.82%
Hispanic2,7359.22%
Black84123.11%
Other4138.90%
2 or More38712.69%
Asian24412.92%
Indian968.82%
Hawaiian7825.24%

Cochise County, Arizona Veterans by Education

6.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cochise County, Arizona Employment Status

Cochise County, Arizona Employment by Age

49.8%

Labor Force Participation

41.8%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Cochise County, Arizona Employment by Race

Cochise County, Arizona Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Cochise County, Arizona

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sierra Vista4526843208-2060-4.55%
Douglas1750416604-900-5.14%
Bisbee55715221-350-6.28%
Benson51054870-235-4.60%
Willcox37533511-242-6.45%
Huachuca City18531744-109-5.88%
Tombstone13801300-80-5.80%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990