The Garfield Census Designated Place had a population of 17 as of July 1, 2017. Garfield ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 Garfield is located at latitude 38.5492 and longitude -106.2894 in Chaffee County. The formal boundaries for the Garfield Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.33 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Chaffee County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 9,541 feet.
The Garfield Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2583238) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Colorado is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Garfield Census Designated Place is located within Salida Division of Chaffee County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Garfield population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Garfield: Junction City.
|Population in Households||17|
|Population in Familes||14|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||1.31|
|Average Family Size||2|
|Total Housing Units||61 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||9 (14.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||4 ( 6.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||48 (78.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$225,000|
|Average Home Value||$275,000|
|Median Household Income||$45,276|
|Average Household Income||$65,397|
|Per Capita Income||$30,262|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.11%|
|Per Capita Income||1.48%|
The table below compares Garfield 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.
|Total Population||# 452||2nd|
|Population Density1||# 421||8th|
|Diversity Index2||# 367||20th|
|Median Household Income||# 316||31st|
|Per Capita Income||# 203||56th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.