Willcox is a very small city located in the state of Arizona. With a population of 3,552 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Willcox is the 86th largest community in Arizona.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Willcox is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Willcox is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Willcox who work in office and administrative support (23.47%), management occupations (8.47%), and sales jobs (7.80%).
It is a fairly quiet city 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!) Willcox 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. Willcox has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Willcox than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Willcox may be for you.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Willcox spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 16.85 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
In Willcox, just 9.55% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Willcox in 2010 was $19,515, 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 $78,060 for a family of four. However, Willcox contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Willcox is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Willcox home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Willcox residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Willcox also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 60.57% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Willcox include English, Irish, Polish, and Italian.
In addition, Willcox has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (16.98%).
The most common language spoken in Willcox is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.