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Ward, Colorado - Basic Facts

The Town of Ward had a population of 152 as of July 1, 2017. Ward ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Colorado. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Ward is located at latitude 40.0732 and longitude -105.5156 in Boulder County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Ward (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.57 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Boulder County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 9,150 feet.

The Town of Ward (GNIS ID: 2413449) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Colorado is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Ward is located within Bald Mountain Division of Boulder County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Ward population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Ward, CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 152
Daytime Population: Workers 21
Daytime Population: Residents 65
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 86
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.57
Population in Households 151
Population in Familes 99
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 265
Diversity Index3 11


Median Household Income $108,830
Average Household Income $155,828
Per Capita Income $75,924


Total Housing Units 101 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 55 (54.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 21 (20.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 25 (24.8%)
Median Home Value $423,077
Average Home Value $533,333


Total Households 76
Average Household Size 1.99
Family Households 38
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.18% 0.26%
Households 0.18% 0.0%
Families 0.75% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.67%
Per Capita Income   1.91%

Ward, CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ward to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 376 18th
Population Density # 342 26th
Diversity Index # 451 2nd
Median Household Income # 39 92nd
Per Capita Income # 12 98th

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