U.S. Beacon June 20, 2024

Benson, AZ

Cochise County, Arizona

Latitude: 31.952880     Longitude: -110.306771
Population 4,934 (2005)
Elevation of Benson, Arizona: 3585 feet



General Demographic Characteristics, 2000 data (id:0405770, place: Benson city, Arizona)

Total Population: 4,711
Male: 2,304 (48.91%)
Female: 2,407 (51.09%)

Population data by age, 2000 data
Under 5 years: 249 (5.29%)
5 to 9 years: 257 (5.46%)
10 to 14 years: 268 (5.69%)
15 to 19 years: 259 (5.5%)
20 to 24 years: 202 (4.29%)
25 to 34 years: 347 (7.37%)
35 to 44 years: 499 (10.59%)
45 to 54 years: 584 (12.4%)
55 to 59 years: 281 (5.96%)
60 to 64 years: 384 (8.15%)
65 to 74 years: 773 (16.41%)
75 to 84 years: 473 (10.04%)
85 years and over: 135 (2.87%)

Median age: 49.6 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2000 data
18 years and over: 3,790 (80.45%)
21 years and over: 3,627 (76.99%)
62 years and over: 1,622 (34.43%)
65 years and over: 1,381 (29.31%)

18 years and older by gender, 2000 data
18 years and over: 3,790 (80.45%)
--Male: 1,815 (38.53%)
--Female: 1,975 (41.92%)

65 years and older by gender, 2000 data
65 years and over: 1,381 (29.31%)
--Male: 634 (13.46%)
--Female: 747 (15.86%)

Races, 2000 data
One Race: 4,599 (97.62%)
--White: 3,635 (77.16%)
--Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 935 (19.85%)
--Black or African American: 34 (0.72%)
--American Indian and Alaska Native: 61 (1.29%)
--Asian: 22 (0.47%)
----Asian Indian: 0 (0%)
----Chinese: 1 (0.02%)
----Filipino: 12 (0.25%)
----Japanese: 3 (0.06%)
----Korean: 5 (0.11%)
----Vietnamese: 0 (0%)
----Other Asian: 1 (0.02%)
--Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 6 (0.13%)
----Native Hawaiian: 0 (0%)
----Guamanian or Chamorro: 0 (0%)
----Samoan: 1 (0.02%)
----Other Pacific Islander: 5 (0.11%)
--Some other race: 268 (5.69%)
Two or more Races: 112 (2.38%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2000 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 935 (19.85%)
--Mexican: 786 (16.68%)
--Puerto Rican: 15 (0.32%)
--Cuban: 2 (0.04%)
--Other Hispanic or Latino: 132 (2.8%)
Not Hispanic or Latino: 3,776 (80.15%)
--White Alone: 3,635 (77.16%)

Housedold Data, 2000 data
Household population: 4,620 (98.07%)
--Householder: 2,084 (44.24%)
--Spouse: 1,073 (22.78%)
--Child: 1,037 (22.01%)
----Child with own child under 18 years: 768 (16.3%)
--Other relatives: 211 (4.48%)
----Other relatives under 18 years: 116 (2.46%)
--Nonrelatives: 215 (4.56%)
----Unmarried partner: 105 (2.23%)
Living in group quarters: 91 (1.93%)
--Institutionalized Population: 64 (1.36%)
--Non Institutionalized Population: 27 (0.57%)
Total households: 2,084
Family households (families): 1,347 (64.64%)
----With own children under 18 years: 394 (18.91%)
--Married-couple families: 1,073 (51.49%)
----With own children under 18 years: 249 (11.95%)
--Female householder, no husband present: 191 (9.17%)
----With own children under 18 years: 94 (4.51%)
Nonfamily households: 737 (35.36%)
--Householder living alone: 625 (29.99%)
----Householder 65 years and over: 363 (17.42%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 478 (22.94%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 944 (45.3%)
Average household size: 2.22 people
Average family size: 2.72 people

Housing Units, 2000 data
Total housing units: 2,822
Occupied housing units: 2,084 (73.85%)
Vacant housing units: 738 (26.15%)
--For seasonal, occasional, or recreational use: 433 (15.34%)
Home owner vacancy rate (percent): 3.1%
Rental vacancy rate (percent): 21%
Occupied housing units: 2,084 (73.85%)
Owner occupied housing units: 1,570 (55.63%)
Renter occupied housing units: 514 (18.21%)
Average household size of owner occupied units: 2.2 people
Average household size of renter occupied units: 2.25 people

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