18.1% Poverty Rate in Cochise County, Arizona

Poverty Rate in Cochise County, Arizona

How does the Poverty Rate in Cochise County, Arizona compare to other counties in Arizona?

Arizona County Poverty Rate Comparison

What is the poverty rate for residents of Cochise County, Arizona born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born?

17.9%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Cochise County, Arizona who were born citizens of the United States is 17.9%.

20.1%

The Poverty Rate for residents of Cochise County, Arizona who were born citizens of a country other than the US is 20.1%.

Poverty Rate for residents of Cochise County, Arizona born US Citizens vs Foreign-Born

Foreign-born residents of Cochise County, Arizona have a higher poverty rate than those who were born US citizens.

Of the 103,711 residents of Cochise County, Arizona who were born citizens of the United States, 18,532 (17.9%) had income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Conversely, 2,522 (20.1%) of 12,536 residents of Cochise County, Arizona who were born citizens of a country other than the US reported income levels below the poverty line within the past year.

Poverty Rate in Cochise County, Arizona

The Poverty Rate in Cochise County is 18.1%.
Cochise County is in Arizona.
Arizona Poverty Rate Distribution by County
City Poverty Rate Respondents
Benson 25.9%

4,867

Bisbee 26.3%

5,008

Douglas 31.9%

9,634

Huachuca City 36.1%

2,341

Mescal 26.7%

1,509

Pirtleville 30.9%

1,838

St. David 12.5%

1,667

Sierra Vista 14.2%

40,925

Sierra Vista Southeast 11.7%

15,480

Tombstone 21.0%

1,459

Willcox 22.7%

3,522

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2018 Arizona Poverty Line

Household Size Poverty Level
1 $12,140
2 $16,460
3 $20,780
4 $25,100
5 $29,420
6 $33,740
Per Additional +$4,320

The poverty line for Arizona in 2018 is based on the federal guidelines, which begins at $12,140 for a single person, adding $4,320 for each additional person.

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