Cochise County, Arizona
The Chiricahua Mountains from the east, near Portal
Cochise County is in southeastern Arizona with New Mexico to the east and Mexico to the south. This was the last holdout of Geronimo and his Chiricahua Apaches, and the home of Tombstone with its famous OK Corral and Boot Hill.
Cochise County contains 6,169 square miles of land and 49 square miles of water. The county seat is Bisbee.
Private Sector, wages or salary: 63%
Government Sector: 28%
Unincorporated, Self-Employed: 8%
Homemaker, Unpaid: 1%
Median Resident Age: 39.0 Years
Cost of Living Index for Cochise County: 84.2
Median Household Income: $45,100
Median Home Value: $155,000
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