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Rio Rico
  • Town in Arizona

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Housing
    grade B
  4. Nightlife
    grade B minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade C+
  6. Diversity
    grade B
  7. Jobs
    grade B minus
  8. Weather
    grade A minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade C+
  12. Commute
    grade B minus

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Rio Rico is a town in Arizona with a population of 21,447. Rio Rico is in Santa Cruz County. Living in Rio Rico offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Rio Rico and residents tend to be liberal.

About

About Rio Rico...
Population
21,447

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$190,400
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,004
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    18%
  • Own
    82%
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Rio Rico Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    17%
  • 10-17 years
    14%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    11%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    28%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    17%
    national  11%

Working in Rio Rico

Jobs
grade B minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$62,537
National
$75,149

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