Willcox, Arizona Population 2022

3,560
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Willcox is a city located in Cochise County Arizona. Willcox has a 2020 population of 3,560. Willcox is currently growing at a rate of 0.25% annually but its population has decreased by -5.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,762 in 2010.

The average household income in Willcox is $48,398 with a poverty rate of 17.27%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $597 per month, and the median house value is $71,400. The median age in Willcox is 30.2 years, 30.3 years for males, and 30 years for females.

Willcox Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Willcoxwas:

  • White: 84.97%
  • Two or more races: 5.96%
  • Other race: 4.11%
  • Native American: 2.82%
  • Black or African American: 1.48%
  • Asian: 0.40%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.26%
The current population of Willcox, Arizona is 3,560 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,560.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,762.

Willcox, Arizona Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,98084.97%
Black or African American521.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native992.82%
Asian140.40%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander90.26%
Some Other Race1444.11%
Two or More Races2095.96%
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Willcox Population by Race

Willcox Population Pyramid 2022

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Willcox Median Age

30.1


Total

30


Male

30.1


Female

Willcox Adults

There are 2,446 adults, (475 of whom are seniors) in Willcox.

Willcox Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

24.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Willcox Sex Ratio

Female

1,742

49.67%

Male

1,765

50.33%

Willcox Population by Age

Willcox Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Willcox Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.9%26.1%
All55.6%44.4%
Non Family48.4%51.6%
Male47.1%52.9%
Female6.5%93.5%

55.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Willcox Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1762.9655.6
Married5404.3273.9
Male702.547.1
Female1243.896.5
Non Family4421.1148.4

3.95

Average Family Size

2.96

Average Household Size

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Willcox Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade442.03%
9th to 12th Grade36616.85%
High School Graduate85539.36%
Some College45721.04%
Associates Degree27812.80%
Bachelors Degree863.96%
Graduate Degree863.96%
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Willcox Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Willcox Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian555
Other Race11110035
Black525211
2+ Races878716
White98087374
Hispanic1,09980175
Islander99
Native American8263

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Willcox Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,028$27,151$24,229
Less Than 9th Grade$25,568$$25,682
High School Graduate$26,347$26,717$25,357
Some College$23,688$27,159$23,292
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$38,929$$36,944

$26,028

Average Earnings

$27,151

Average Male

$24,229

Average Female

Willcox Earnings by Educational Attainment

Willcox Language by Age

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Willcox Language

54.90% of Willcox residents speak only English, while 45.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 44.13% of the population.

Willcox Language

Willcox Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,15717515.13%
Asian1417.14%
Other69NaN%
Hispanic2,23142619.09%
Multiple20920.96%

17.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.49%

Male Poverty Rate

16.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Willcox

The race most likely to be in poverty in Willcox is White, with 15.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Willcox is Multiple, with 0.96% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.23%.

Willcox Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.75%
High School23.38%
Some College10.48%
Bachelors or Greater1.22%

Willcox Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed2.66%
Male Unemployed50.82%
Female Employed13.02%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Willcox Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Willcox Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$35,000$47,553
Families$41,500$54,869
Married Families$57,581-
Non Families$25,500$34,103
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Income by Household Type

Willcox Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

46.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Willcox Married by Age and Sex

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Willcox Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Willcox Marital Status by Race

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Willcox Marital Status

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348

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War107
First Gulf War81
Vietnam108
Korea9
World War II5

Willcox Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34108
35 to 5451
55 to 6467
65 to 7484
75+38

Willcox Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White32015.49%
Native American1717.17%
Islander555.56%
2+ Races66.90%
Hispanic1077.98%

Willcox Veterans by Race

Willcox Veterans by Education

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12.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Willcox Veterans by Education

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56.7%

Labor Force Participation

52.6%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Willcox Employment by Age

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Willcox Employment by Race

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Willcox Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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59.28%

Born in Willcox

92.16%

Native Born

7.84%

Foreign Born

6.24%

Non Citizen

1.60%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.16% of Willcox residents were born in the United States, with 59.28% having been born in Arizona. 6.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Willcox Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19702,5680.00%
19803,2436752.36%
19903,122-121-0.38%
20003,7336111.80%
20103,762290.08%
20113,76860.16%
20123,712-56-1.49%
20133,653-59-1.59%
20143,612-41-1.12%
20153,570-42-1.16%
20163,509-61-1.71%
20173,505-4-0.11%
20183,524190.54%
20193,53390.26%
20203,54290.25%
20213,55190.25%
20223,56090.25%

Willcox Population by Year