Santa Cruz County Information

Santa Cruz in Arizona occupies 1,238 square miles and has a 2006 population of 43,080, a change from a 2000 population of 38,381 and 29,676 in 1990. 16.3% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 9.9% percent is 25-35, and 13% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 86 acts of violent crime reported in Santa Cruz in 2004, a change from 129 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 1,253 people: 7.7% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 8.3%.

Read more about Santa Cruz, Arizona in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountySanta Cruz 
StateArizona 
Land Area1,238 sq. milesRanked 561 of 3,140
Population 200643,080Ranked 1,079 of 3,140
Population 200542,012 
Population 200038,381Ranked 1,155 of 3,140
Population 199029,676Ranked 1,309 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion97.7% 
African American.6% 
Asian American.6% 
Native American.8% 
Pacific Islander.1% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 59.3% 
Population 5 to 1416.9% 
Population 15 to 2416.3% 
Population 25 to 349.9% 
Population 35 to 4413% 
Population 45 to 5413.2% 
Population 55 to 649.7% 
Population 65 to 746.6% 
Population 75 and up5.1% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes86129
Murders / Manslaughters  
Forcible Rapes1 
Robberies11 
Aggravated Assaults74 
Total Property Crimes8771,095
Burglaries208 
Larceny Thefts511 
Motor Vehicle Thefts158 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population16,33814,738
Unemployed Population1,2531,230
Unemployment Rate7.7%8.3%

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