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, Willcox isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Willcox are a mix 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 (22.37%), business and financial occupations (7.19%), and teaching (7.12%).
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Willcox is worth considering.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 16.04 minutes getting to work every day.
Being a small city, Willcox does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In Willcox, just 7.98% 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 $18,604, 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 $74,416 for a family of four. However, Willcox contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Willcox is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Willcox 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 Willcox, accounting for 60.02% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Willcox residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Willcox include Irish, English, Polish, and Italian.
Willcox also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 16.54%.
The most common language spoken in Willcox is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Japanese.