Sonoita, Arizona

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Population in 2010: 818. Population change since 2000: -1.0%
Males: 446  (54.6%)
Females: 372  (45.4%)
Median resident age:  60.5 years
Arizona median age:  36.8 years

Zip codes: 85637.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $63,117 (it was $51,310 in 2000)
Sonoita:

$63,117
AZ:

$48,510

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $42,006 (it was $27,312 in 2000)

Sonoita CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $323,655 (it was $193,600 in 2000)
Sonoita:

$323,655
AZ:

$166,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $326,417; Detached houses: $327,570

Median gross rent in 2013: $871.

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  • Races in Sonoita, AZ (2010)

    Sonoita races chart
    • 66781.5%White alone
    • 12014.7%Hispanic
    • 101.2%American Indian alone
    • 91.1%Asian alone
    • 91.1%Two or more races
    • 30.4%Black alone

Races in Sonoita detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Sonoita: 88.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (23.9%), Irish (18.9%), English (11.6%), Polish (4.4%), Swedish (4.3%), Scotch-Irish (2.9%).

Current Local Time: MST (no DST) time zone

Elevation: 4879 feet

Land area: 45.6 square miles.

Population density: 18 people per square mile   (very low).

Sonoita,AZ real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Sonoita:

  • High school or higher: 96.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 56.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 27.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sonoita CDP:

  • Never married: 12.2%
  • Now married: 61.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 21.0%

4 residents are foreign born

This place:

0.5%
Arizona:

13.5%



According to our research of Arizona and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Sonoita, Arizona as of May 24, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Sonoita to the number of sex offenders is 818 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,590 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,232 (0.7%)

Sonoita satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Arivaca, AZ (33.0 miles , pop. 50,441).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Tucson, AZ (40.8 miles , pop. 486,699).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (153.0 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Elgin, AZ (2.4 miles ), Patagonia, AZ (3.3 miles ), Whetstone, AZ (4.3 miles ), Huachuca City, AZ (4.3 miles ), Elephant Head, AZ (4.6 miles ), Corona de Tucson, AZ (4.6 miles ), Rio Rico Northeast, AZ (4.6 miles ), Pimaco Two, AZ (4.8 miles ).

Latitude: 31.67 N, Longitude: 110.65 W

Sonoita household income distribution Sonoita home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

14.7%
Arizona:

6.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (32%)
  • Public administration (15%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (18%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (7%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (15%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (12%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Community and social service occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)

Work and jobs in Sonoita: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Sonoita, Arizona

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Sonoita-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Arizona state average. It is 285% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 382.9 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 313.3 miles away from Sonoita center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
On 12/31/1934 at 18:45:56, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 307.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/15/1979 at 23:16:54, a magnitude 7.0 (5.7 MB, 6.9 MS, 7.0 ML, 6.4 MW) earthquake occurred 302.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 388.5 miles away from Sonoita center
On 1/4/2006 at 08:32:32, a magnitude 6.7 (6.1 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.6 MW, Depth: 8.7 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 257.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Santa Cruz County (6) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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located in Sonoita:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sonoita:

  • Pima Community College (about 41 miles; Tucson, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 18,794)
  • University of Arizona (about 43 miles; Tucson, AZ; FT enrollment: 36,324)
  • Pima Medical Institute-Tucson (about 44 miles; Tucson, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,357)
  • Cochise College (about 61 miles; Douglas, AZ; FT enrollment: 8,597)
  • Eastern Arizona College (about 97 miles; Thatcher, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,810)
  • Central Arizona College (about 107 miles; Coolidge, AZ; FT enrollment: 4,893)
  • Arizona State University-Polytechnic (about 129 miles; Mesa, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,311)

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Notable locations in Sonoita: Crown C Ranch (A), Douglas Ranch (B), Fort Buchanan (C), Fort Crittenden (D), Gardner Ranch (E), Hammond Ranch (F), Heart S Ranch (G), Kellogg Ranch (H), Papago Springs Ranch (I), S X Ranch (J), Sonoita - Elgin Landfill (K), Sonoita - Elgin Fire District (L). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Sonoita: Sonoita Bible Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Santa Cruz County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 103. This is worse than average.

City:

103
U.S.:

75

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 35.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

35.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 17.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.5
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.2%
(8.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
Arizona:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  70.7%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.5%
Whole state:  7.8%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Sonoita (2011 data):

  • National Bank of Arizona: Sonoita Branch at Junction Highways 83 And 82, branch established on 1989/07/31. Info updated 2008/09/11: Bank assets: $4,485.6 mil, Deposits: $3,731.3 mil, headquarters in Tucson, AZ, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 73 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.5
Arizona average:

12.5

Sonoita travel time to work - commute Sonoita mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Sonoita CDP (based on Santa Cruz County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic15,2177
Evangelical Protestant2,00929
Other9663
Mainline Protestant4594
None28,769-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Santa Cruz County:

2.35 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Santa Cruz County:

0.47 / 10,000 pop.
Arizona:

0.55 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Santa Cruz County:

4.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.47 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 33
Here:

7.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.21 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.1%
Arizona:

8.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Santa Cruz County:

21.6%
Arizona:

22.8%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.8%
State:

14.2%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.9%
Arizona:

48.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.5%
Arizona:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Sonoita:

28.7
Arizona:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.3%
Arizona:

21.5%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

9.9%
Arizona:

10.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Arizona:

6.8

Overweight people:
Sonoita:

37.7%
Arizona:

33.3%

General health condition:
Sonoita:

55.0%
Arizona:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.5%
State:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sonoita, AZ Residents

4.49% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,489 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.49%
Arizona average:

5.73%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Pima County, AZ  1.95% ($33,555 average AGI)
from Maricopa County, AZ  0.69% ($24,915)
from Cochise County, AZ  0.16% ($46,375)


5.40% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,122 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.40%
Arizona average:

5.60%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($656 average AGI)
Santa Cruz County:

0.08%
Arizona average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Pima County, AZ  2.76% ($34,930 average AGI)
to Maricopa County, AZ  0.66% ($24,725)
to Cochise County, AZ  0.20% ($33,129)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sonoita:

  • KFLT (830 AM; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE B/CING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • KUAZ (1550 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KQTL (1210 AM; 10 kW; SAHUARITA, AZ; Owner: RADIO UNICA OF TUCSON LICENSE CORP.)
  • KTKT (990 AM; 10 kW; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORP.)
  • KEVT (1030 AM; 10 kW; CORTARO, AZ; Owner: ONE MART CORP.)
  • KNST (790 AM; 5 kW; TUCSON, AZ)
  • KNXN (1470 AM; 3 kW; SIERRA VISTA, AZ; Owner: GOOD MUSIC, INC.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KTAN (1420 AM; 2 kW; SIERRA VISTA, AZ; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KSAZ (580 AM; 5 kW; MARANA, AZ; Owner: OWL BROADCASTING & DEVELOPMENT, INC.)
  • KJLL (1330 AM; 5 kW; SOUTH TUCSON, AZ; Owner: HUDSON COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sonoita:

  • KXCI (91.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: FOUNDATION FOR CREATIVE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWFM-FM (97.1 FM; GREEN VALLEY, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K255AC (98.9 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA COUNTY COMMUN. COLLEGE DIST)
  • KZLZ-FM2 (105.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • K263AA (100.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K261CK (100.1 FM; SAN XAVIER, AZ; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KUAT-FM (90.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • K292CM (106.3 FM; SUMMERHAVEN, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA LOTUS CORPORATION)
  • KZLZ-FM1 (105.3 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KGMG (106.3 FM; ORACLE, AZ; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KRMB (90.1 FM; BISBEE, AZ; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KCDQ (95.3 FM; DOUGLAS, AZ; Owner: COCHISE BROADCASTING, LLC (A WYOMING LLC))
  • KWCD (92.3 FM; BISBEE, AZ; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KWRB (90.9 FM; BISBEE, AZ; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KCDX (103.1 FM; FLORENCE, AZ; Owner: DESERT WEST AIR RANCHERS CORPORATION)
  • KXKQ (94.1 FM; SAFFORD, AZ; Owner: MCMURRAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KIIM-FM (99.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOYT (92.9 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHYT (107.5 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRQQ (93.7 FM; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Sonoita:

  • KWBA (Channel 58; SIERRA VISTA, AZ; Owner: TUCSON COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • KMSB-TV (Channel 11; TUCSON, AZ; Owner: KMSB-TV, INC.)

Sonoita fatal accident list:

Sep 2, 2010 11:13 PM, Lower Elgin Rd, Lat: 31.67153, Lon: -110.59377, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Aug 29, 2003 08:20 PM, Sr-82, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 29m95ftTotal length
  • $3,139,000Total costs
  • 29,609Total average daily traffic
  • 11,765Total average daily truck traffic
  • 29,729Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sonoita)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Jct Of Us Hwys 82 & 83 (Lat: 31.680083 Lon: -110.653972), Structure height: 24 m, Call Sign: WNMM541
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.825 MHzGrant Date: 05/17/1999, Expiration Date: 06/07/2009, Cancellation Date: 07/25/2009, Certifier: Gerald W HofmannRegistrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 31.678833 Lon: -110.656056, Call Sign: WQWG963
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.027 MHz, 154.505 MHz, 158.340 MHz, 159.547 MHz, 159.682 MHz, 159.787 MHz, 159.892 MHz, 159.982 MHz, 158.392 MHzGrant Date: 08/19/2015, Expiration Date: 08/19/2025, Certifier: James CrosbyRegistrant: Lone Peak Licensing, LLC, Draper, UT 84020-1336, Phone: (801) 938-9346, Fax: (801) 938-9465, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sonoita)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1203T , Serial Number: 28-7225420, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 06/07/1972
    Registrant (Individual): Keenum Jc, 17085 E Yucca Ash Farm Rd, Sonoita, AZ 85637
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 123UP , Serial Number: 18259985, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 10/18/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Douglas T Ruppel, Po Box 542, Sonoita, AZ 85637
  • Aircraft: FOWLER KEITH A LANCAIR 360 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING I0360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 26KF , Serial Number: 76, Year manufactured: 2000, Airworthiness Date: 08/01/2000
    Registrant (Individual): Jacob M Wolfe, Po Box 63, Sonoita, AZ 85637
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 4427U , Serial Number: 15060427, Year manufactured: 1964
    Registrant (Individual): J C Keenum, 17085 E Yucca Ash Farm Rd, Sonoita, AZ 85637

Drinking water stations with addresses in Sonoita and their reported violations in the past:

SANTA CRUZ COUNTY FAIRGROUNDS (Population served: 297, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-28-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 8 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
SONOITA MERCANTILE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 125, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In DEC-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-14-2007)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-25-2007)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
CASA ARROYO ASSOC INC (Population served: 54, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-06-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-06-2006)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-06-2006)
  • 10 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
SONOITA SPRINGS WATER CO (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In DEC-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-11-2007)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 22
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Sonoita

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sonoita, AZ
Most common first names in Sonoita, AZ among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John572.0 years
William568.8 years
Robert579.4 years
Charles472.5 years
James480.0 years
George478.2 years
Donald478.7 years
Elizabeth479.5 years
Mary480.3 years
Ralph471.0 years
Most common last names in Sonoita, AZ among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith487.8 years
Johnson353.0 years
Robinson374.7 years
Bennett282.5 years
Grennan287.5 years
Feldmann265.0 years
Aria267.0 years
Hummel275.9 years
Miller275.5 years
Cunningham276.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (43%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (36%)
  • Wood (11%)
  • Other fuel (8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Sonoita compared to Arizona state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Sonoita on our top lists:

  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people having Doctorate degrees (population 500+)"
  • #54 (85637) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of returns reporting salary or wage in 2012 (pop 1,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
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