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

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Sierra Vista is a town in Arizona with a population of 43,398. Sierra Vista is in Cochise County and is one of the best places to live in Arizona. Living in Sierra Vista offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Sierra Vista there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Sierra Vista and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Sierra Vista are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$172,600
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$938
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    43%
  • Own
    57%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    205.4
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    4.5
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    15.8
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    36.1
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    279.8
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,805.5
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    142.2
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    19%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    18%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    44%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    19%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    national  12%

Working in Sierra Vista

Jobs
grade B minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$59,585
National
$62,843

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