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Douglas is a city in Cochise County, in the Sierra Vista-Douglas metro area.
The community was named after Dr. James S. Douglas, president of Phelps Dodge, which opened a copper smelter here in 1904.
The latitude of Douglas is 31.344N. The longitude is -109.544W.It is in the Mountain Standard time zone. Elevation is 4,006 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 16,556.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Douglas demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Cochise County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 85607 ZIP code.
2% of Douglas residents report German ancestry, and 2% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Douglas ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Douglas was $10,232, compared with $21,587 nationally.
9% of Douglas residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.
Median rent in Douglas, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $287. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $694.
Libraries in Douglas include Douglas Public Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Douglas include Douglas Dispatch
TV stations in Douglas include KFTU.
Cochise County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Douglas political report.
The average commute time for Douglas workers is 17 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 2 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Douglas between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of 1.4 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
Hotels in Douglas include Motel 6.
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