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Sierra Vista, AZ

Cochise County, Arizona

Latitude: 31.545498     Longitude: -110.276500
Population 41,908 (2005)
Elevation of Sierra Vista, Arizona: 4635 feet



General Social Characteristics, 2000 data (id:0466820, place: Sierra Vista city, Arizona)

SCHOOL ENROLLMENT
Population 3 years and over enrolled in school: 10,607 (100%)
Nursery school, preschool: 587 (5.53%)
Kindergarten: 646 (6.09%)
Elementary school (grades 1-8): 4,126 (38.9%)
High school (grades 9-12): 1,947 (18.36%)
College or graduate school: 3,301 (31.12%)

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT
Population 25 years and over: 22,854 (100%)
Less than 9th grade: 739 (3.23%)
9th to 12th grade, no diploma: 1,208 (5.29%)
High school graduate (includes equivalency): 5,209 (22.79%)
Some college, no degree: 7,325 (32.05%)
Associate degree: 2,490 (10.9%)
Bachelor's degree: 4,165 (18.22%)
Graduate or professional degree: 1,718 (7.52%)
Percent high school graduate or higher: 91.5%
Percent bachelor's degree or higher: 25.7%

MARITIAL STATUS
Population 15 years and over: 29,276 (100%)
Never married: 6,859 (23.43%)
Now married, except separated: 17,206 (58.77%)
Separated: 494 (1.69%)
Total Widowed: 1,400 (4.78%)
Widowed Female: 1,161 (3.97%)
Total Divorced: 3,317 (11.33%)
Divorced Female: 1,833 (6.26%)

GRANDPARENTS AS CAREGIVERS
Grandparent living in household with one or more own grandchildren under 18 years: 552 (100%)
Grandparent responsible for grandchildren: 313 (56.7%)

VETERAN STATUS
Civilian population 18 years and over: 22,887 (100%)
Civilian veterans: 7,212 (31.51%)

DISABILITY STATUS OF THE CIVILIAN NONINSTITUTIONALIZED POPULATION
Population 5 to 20 years: 8,025 (100%)
--With a disability: 596 (7.43%)
Population 21 to 64 years: 17,057 (100%)
--With a disability: 3,403 (19.95%)
----Percent employed: 59.5%
--No disability: 13,654 (80.05%)
----Percent employed: 73.8%
Population 65 years and over: 4,265 (100%)
--With a disability: 1,747 (40.96%)

RESIDENCE IN 1995
Population 5 years and over: 34,570 (100%)
Same house in 1995: 11,604 (33.57%)
Different house in the U.S. in 1995: 20,513 (59.34%)
--Same county: 7,213 (20.86%)
--Different county: 13,300 (38.47%)
----Same state: 1,561 (4.52%)
----Different state: 11,739 (33.96%)
Elsewhere in 1995: 2,453 (7.1%)

NATIVITY AND PLACE OF BIRTH
Total population: 37,287 (100%)
Native: 33,893 (90.9%)
--Born in United States: 31,823 (100%)
----State of residence: 6,829 (18.31%)
----Different state: 24,994 (67.03%)
--Born outside United States: 2,070 (5.55%)
Foreign born: 3,394 (9.1%)
----Entered 1990 to March 2000: 893 (2.39%)
--Naturalized citizen: 2,138 (5.73%)
--Not a citizen: 1,256 (3.37%)

REGION OF BIRTH OF FOREIGN BORN
Total (excluding born at sea): 3,394 (100%)
Europe: 1,024 (30.17%)
Asia: 1,123 (33.09%)
Africa: 35 (1.03%)
Oceania: 51 (1.5%)
Latin America: 1,032 (30.41%)
Northern America: 129 (3.8%)

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME
Population 5 years and over: 34,570 (100%)
English only: 27,968 (80.9%)
Language other than English: 6,602 (19.1%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 2,072 (5.99%)
--Spanish: 3,802 (11%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 1,122 (3.25%)
--Other Indo-European languages: 1,371 (3.97%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 353 (1.02%)
--Asian and Pacific Island languages: 1,227 (3.55%)
----Speak English less than "very well": 564 (1.63%)

ANCESTRY (single or multiple)
Total population: 37,287 (100%)
Total ancestries reported: 40,555% (108.76%)
Arab: 57 (0.15%)
Czech: 86 (0.23%)
Danish: 158 (0.42%)
Dutch: 592 (1.59%)
English: 3,971 (10.65%)
French (except Basque): 1,118 (3%)
French Canadian: 379 (1.02%)
German: 6,641 (17.81%)
Greek: 116 (0.31%)
Hungarian: 258 (0.69%)
Irish: 3,696 (9.91%)
Italian: 1,584 (4.25%)
Lithuanian: 81 (0.22%)
Norwegian: 678 (1.82%)
Polish: 819 (2.2%)
Portuguese: 78 (0.21%)
Russian: 118 (0.32%)
Scotch-Irish: 805 (2.16%)
Scottish: 1,086 (2.91%)
Slovak: 33 (0.09%)
Subsaharan African: 348 (0.93%)
Swedish: 269 (0.72%)
Swiss: 110 (0.3%)
Ukrainian: 69 (0.19%)
United States or American: 2,232 (5.99%)
Welsh: 256 (0.69%)
West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups): 58 (0.16%)
Other ancestries: 14,859 (39.85%)

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