Coolidge is a somewhat small city located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 16,711 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Coolidge is the 46th largest community in Arizona. Coolidge has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Coolidge, where the median household income is $51,512.00.
There are quite a few people in the armed forces living in Coolidge, and when you visit or drive around town, you will see military people in and out of uniform, shopping, enjoying life, and being part of the community.
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Coolidge has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Coolidge a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In Coolidge, just 12.99% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Coolidge in 2018 was $23,407, which is middle income relative to Arizona, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $93,628 for a family of four. However, Coolidge contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Coolidge is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Coolidge home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Coolidge, accounting for 52.67% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Coolidge residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Coolidge include Irish, German, English, Italian, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Coolidge is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.