Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ Metro Area

Moving to Sierra Vista? Let us help you find your best place to live in this metro area. First, some basics: The Sierra Vista metro area comprises one county in Arizona. The largest cities in the Sierra Vista metro area are Douglas, Sierra Vista Southeast and of course, Sierra Vista.

130,807 people live in Sierra Vista within 48,846 households. The population of Sierra Vista is 57% White, 4% Black and 2% Asian. 1% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 33% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. 11% of residents are foreign-born. The median age is 39.6, and the largest number of residents falls into the 25 to 34 age range. 23% of residents are under age 18. 18% are over age 65. 51% of Sierra Vista’s residents are male.

Who lives in Sierra Vista? There are 16,132 married couples without children and another 8,149 married couples with kids under the age of 18. There are 982 single dads and 3,594 single mothers. 14,077 residents of Sierra Vista live alone.

How affordable is Sierra Vista? The median household income in Sierra Vista is $45,974 compared to $53,482 for the nation as a whole. The per capita income is $23,552 compared to $28,555 for the nation as a whole.

The highest incomes in the Sierra Vista area are found in Sierra Vista with a median household income of $58,818, followed by Sierra Vista Southeast and Mescal. The lowest incomes are in Douglas with a median household income of $26,222, followed by Tombstone and Huachuca City.

The highest home values in the Sierra Vista area are found in Sierra Vista Southeast with a median home value of $203,300, followed by Sierra Vista and Bisbee. The lowest home values are in Benson with a median home value of $75,200, followed by Douglas and Willcox.

17% of households earn more than $100,000 annually. Conversely, 40% earn less than $35,000. 14.3% of married families with children live below the poverty line. Overall, 24.8% of Sierra Vista's children live below the poverty line.


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