Chino Valley is a somewhat small town located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 11,137 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Chino Valley is the 48th largest community in Arizona.
Unlike some towns, Chino Valley isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Chino Valley are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Chino Valley is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Chino Valley who work in office and administrative support (15.42%), sales jobs (12.11%), and management occupations (10.71%).
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 10.35% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Chino Valley has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Chino Valley has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Chino Valley than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Chino Valley may be for you.
Being a small town, Chino Valley does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of adults in Chino Valley with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.35% of adults in Chino Valley have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Chino Valley in 2010 was $21,538, which is upper middle income relative to Arizona, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $86,152 for a family of four. However, Chino Valley contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Chino Valley home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Chino Valley residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Chino Valley include English, Irish, Polish, and French .
The most common language spoken in Chino Valley is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.