Welby is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Welby Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Adams County at latitude 39.8367 and longitude -104.9591. Adams County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,134 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Welby Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 3.7 sq. miles and a water area of 0.1 sq. miles.Photos of the local Welby, CO area
Also See: Welby, CO ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||15,469|
|Population in Familes||12,803|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||8|
|Average Household Size||2.98|
|Average Family Size||4|
|Total Housing Units||5,429 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,113 (57.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,086 (38.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||230 ( 4.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$161,874|
|Average Home Value||$163,142|
|Median Household Income||$43,287|
|Average Household Income||$51,246|
|Per Capita Income||$17,371|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.96%|
|Per Capita Income||2.75%|
The table below compares Welby to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 44||91st|
|Population Density1||# 15||97th|
|Diversity Index2||# 13||98th|
|Median Household Income||# 313||32nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 423||8th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.