Sierra Vista Cochise County, Arizona

Sierra Vista: City in Arizona, USA

About

Sierra Vista is a city located in the county of Cochise in the U.S. state of Arizona. Its population at the 2010 census was 43,888. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 43,948 inhabitants.

The city was created 66 years ago in 1955.

Sierra Vista Quick Facts

Population : 43,948 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Arizona (United States)
County : Cochise County
Postal code : 85600–85699
Phone Area Codes : 520
Water as percent of area : 0.17%
Land as percent of area : 99.83%
Altitude : 4,633 feet / 1412 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1956 (66 years ago)
Time Zone : Mountain Time Zone
Local time : 17:10:53 (6th October 2022)
Population growth : 0.14% (2010-2020)
Sierra Vista locator map
Location of Sierra Vista on Arizona map.
Moon over Sierra Vista - panoramio image
Moon over Sierra Vista - panoramio
Moon over Sierra Vista - panoramio image

Geography

Sierra Vista is located at 31°33'16"N 110°18'13"W (31.5545400, -110.3036900).

Sierra Vista map

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Demographics

The population of Sierra Vista increased by 0.14% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 43,888 - census
2011 46,324 5.26% estimation process
2012 46,545 0.47% estimation process
2013 45,174 -3.03% estimation process
2014 43,670 -3.44% estimation process
2015 43,480 -0.44% estimation process
2016 43,201 -0.65% estimation process
2017 42,963 -0.55% estimation process
2018 44,308 3.04% estimation process
2019 43,045 -2.93% estimation process
2020 43,948 2.05% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 10,339
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 10,034
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 3.0%
April 1, 2020 Population : 9,684
April 1, 2010 Population : 10,031
People under 5 years old, percentage : 1.3%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 7.5%
People over 65 (%) : 42.6%
Female persons, % : 56.1%
White only, percent : 95.3%
Black or African American alone, percent : 0.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.1%
Asians alone % : 1.4%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 0.8%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 9.7%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 87.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 1,105
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 11.9%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 76.9%

Sierra Vista zip code is 85635. County name: Cochise, County fips: 04003

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 76.9%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $507,400
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $2,051
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $633
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,300
2015-2019 Households : 5,542
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 1.86
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 85.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 11.9%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 93.8%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 88.9%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 95.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 49.6%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.0%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 14.6%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 45.8%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 45.3%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 123,068
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 39,071
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 6,796
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 195,309
2012 total retail sales per capita : $19,459
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $61,470
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $47,509
Percentage of people living in poverty : 10.3%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 2,189
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 911
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 863
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 127
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,873
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 190
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,817
2010 population per square mile : 524.1
2010 land area in square miles : 19.14
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 63.8%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $100,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $966
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $306
2015-2019 median gross rent : $612
2015-2019 Households : 3,993
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.78
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 76.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 69.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 79.1%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 71.1%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 73.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 10.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.7%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.9%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 32.4%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 44.5%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 20,740
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 19,580
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 183,705
2012 total retail sales per capita : $10,637
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 15.7
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $35,514
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $17,788
Percentage of people living in poverty : 30.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,465
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 556
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 622
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,176
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 173
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 79
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,285
2010 population per square mile : 1,741.0
2010 land area in square miles : 9.98

People born in Sierra Vista (8)

People born in Sierra Vista, including women basketball player Nicole Powell, mixed martial artist Don Frye, Armless aviator Jessica Cox, .

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Schools in Sierra Vista

College & universities near Sierra Vista, AZ

Code Name City ZIP
104425 Cochise County Community College District Sierra Vista (AZ) 85635-2317
487296 University of Arizona-Sierra Vista Sierra Vista (AZ) 85635

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Sierra Vista, AZ

Code Name Address Type
BEN Benson 105 E. 4th Street RAIL
TUS Tucson 400 North Toole Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Sierra Vista

Post Office Name City ZIP
Sierra Vista Post Office Sierra Vista (AZ) 85635

Other cities in Cochise County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Cochise County , AZ.

City Name Population Title
Douglas 16,458 City in Cochise County, Arizona, United States
Bisbee 5,154 City in and county seat of Cochise County, Arizona, United States
Benson 4,890 City in Arizona
Willcox 3,508 City in Cochise County, Arizona, United States
Whetstone 2,617 Census-designated place in Cochise County, Arizona
Pirtleville 1,744 Census-designated place in Cochise County, Arizona
Huachuca City 1,734 Town of the United States
Tombstone 1,310 City in Arizona, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Sierra Vista distances to largest Arizona cities