Sierra Vista, Arizona

Population 45,918

Sierra Vista is located in Cochise County, AZ. The population is 45,918, making Sierra Vista the largest city in Cochise County.

There are 24 public schools in Sierra Vista with an average Homefacts rating of B+. The total crime rate for Sierra Vista is moderate , and there are 60 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Sierra Vista is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Sierra Vista property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Sierra Vista include Huachuca City, Whetstone and Sierra Vista Southeast.

Sierra Vista Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 6.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 62.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 30.3%

Crime Rate

0.25% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 142
  • Violent Crimes: 262
  • Robbery: 36
  • Burglary: 280
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

17.09% Lower than national avg.
  • 60 offenders in Sierra Vista
  • 13.07 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

72 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 3
  • Superfunds: 5
  • Tanks & Spills: 64

Unemployment

Moderate 4.0%
  • Arizona unemployment average: 4.2%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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24 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 24 K-12 public schools in Sierra Vista, AZ and 3 private schools. Homefacts rates Sierra Vista's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.

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60 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Sierra Vista, AZ

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87 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Sierra Vista, AZ issued 87 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 87 permits, 77 were issued for single family homes and 10 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Sierra Vista, AZ issued 90 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 90 permits, 74 were issued for single family homes and 16 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $791
  • 1 Bedroom: $803
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,054
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,499
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,804

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Environmental Hazards

72 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (127/152)
    Sierra Vista, AZ has 83.55% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Sierra Vista, AZ is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.8 Average
    Sierra Vista, AZ is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 47.65°
  • February 48.93°
  • March 58.6°
  • April 62.9°
  • May 70.33°
  • June 77.35°
  • July 76.95°
  • August 78.32°
  • September 74.55°
  • October 66.33°
  • November 56.63°
  • December 47.64°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Sierra Vista, AZ

Earthquakes
Sierra Vista, AZ has a moderate risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Sierra Vista, AZ has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Sierra Vista, AZ has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Sierra Vista, AZ has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Sierra Vista, AZ: $56,280

Unemployment

Unemployment in Sierra Vista is 4.0%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 4.2% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 37.45%
White Collar - 62.55%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Doug Ducey
  • Sen. Jeff Flake
  • Sen. John McCain

City Representatives

  • Martha McSally

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

16 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all