Cochise County, Arizona Population 2018

Cochise County, Arizona's estimated population is 124,756 with a growth rate of -0.48% 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
2017126,5161,7601.41%
2017124,756-599-0.48%
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
White106,782
Two or More Races5,753
Some Other Race4,842
Black or African American4,786
Asian2,298
American Indian and Alaska Native1,548
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander507

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Cochise County, Arizona Population Pyramid 2018

1,0002,0003,0004,0005,000 Male Population1,0002,0003,0004,0005,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Cochise County, Arizona Median Age

40.5


Total

39


Male

42.4


Female

Cochise County, Arizona Adults

There are 98,458 adults, (25,825 of whom are seniors) in Cochise County, Arizona.

Cochise County, Arizona Age Dependency

74.2

Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Cochise County, Arizona Sex Ratio

Female

62,422

49.34%

Male

64,094

50.66%

Cochise County, Arizona Households and Families

Cochise County, Arizona Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Cochise County, Arizona Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.8%20.2%
All68.9%31.1%
Non Family62.9%37.1%
Male57.9%42.1%
Female43.9%56.1%

68.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cochise County, Arizona Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All49,1602.3668.9
Married24,7012.9379.8
Non Family16,5101.1662.9
Female5,7953.0843.9
Male2,1543.1457.9

2.9

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

5.1%

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 Grade4,8925.59%
9th to 12th Grade6,4157.33%
High School Graduate20,10922.98%
Some College25,46129.10%
Associates Degree9,95611.38%
Bachelors Degree12,91614.76%
Graduate Degree7,7608.87%

Cochise County, Arizona Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White54,36250,45115,428
Hispanic25,30618,6602,915
Black3,3493,138860
Other Race3,0192,354352
Multiple Races2,3931,923650
Asian1,9171,700659
Native American1,048791146
Islander27926270

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 93.91%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 34.38%.

Cochise County, Arizona Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,501$36,481$24,796
Less Than High School$15,363$16,103$13,239
High School Grad$21,529$23,347$20,607
Some College$30,899$38,470$24,066
Bachelors Degree$50,339$65,142$34,684
Graduate Degree$53,464$77,111$41,372

$30,501

Average Earnings

$36,481

Average Male

$24,796

Average Female

Cochise County, Arizona Language

Cochise County, Arizona Language by Age

Cochise County, Arizona Language

70.49% of Cochise County, Arizona residents speak only English, while 29.51% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 25.47% of the population.

Cochise County, Arizona Poverty

Cochise County, Arizona Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic40,3109,94224.66%
White66,1589,28314.03%
Multiple5,5231,29523.45%
Other4,76790619.01%
Native1,25250440.26%
Black3,44244112.81%
Asian2,13629813.95%
Islander45622449.12%

18.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.12%

Male Poverty Rate

19.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cochise County, Arizona

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cochise County, Arizona is Islander, with 49.12% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cochise County, Arizona is Black, with 12.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.15%.

Cochise County, Arizona Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.49%
High School19.08%
Some College12.80%
Bachelors or Greater7.46%

Cochise County, Arizona Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed46.52%
Male Unemployed37.07%
Female Employed11.43%
Male Employed8.37%

Cochise County, Arizona Income

Cochise County, Arizona Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,847$61,398
Families$57,593$70,539
Married Families$67,938$80,071
Non Families$27,988$40,677

Cochise County, Arizona Marital Status

Cochise County, Arizona Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.1%

Male Marriage Rate

52.8%

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


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Cochise County, Arizona Veterans

Cochise County, Arizona Veterans by War

17,749

Number of Veterans

15,371

Male Veterans

2,378

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam6,620
First Gulf War5,350
Second Gulf War3,932
Korea1,533
World War II480

Cochise County, Arizona Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 544,760
65 to 744,271
75+3,593
55 to 643,543
18 to 341,582

Cochise County, Arizona Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White15,79719.34%
Hispanic2,7809.28%
Black81522.77%
2 or More41614.54%
Other2657.87%
Asian22511.54%
Indian13312.26%
Hawaiian9830.25%

Cochise County, Arizona Veterans by Education

6.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.50%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cochise County, Arizona Employment Status

Cochise County, Arizona Employment by Age

49.9%

Labor Force Participation

42.8%

Employment Rate

7.6%

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