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Peyton, Colorado - Basic Facts

The Peyton Census Designated Place had a population of 258 as of July 1, 2015. Peyton ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Colorado. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Peyton is located at latitude 39.033 and longitude -104.4904 in El Paso County. The formal boundaries for the Peyton Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.3 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. El Paso County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 6,818 feet.

The Peyton Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2583278) 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.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Peyton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Peyton: Mayfield.

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Peyton, CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 258
Population in Households 258
Population in Familes 228
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 112
Diversity Index2 25


Total Households 90
Average Household Size 2.87
Family Households 70
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 94 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 77 (81.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 14 (14.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 4 ( 4.3%)
Median Home Value $297,222
Average Home Value $309,091


Median Household Income $77,005
Average Household Income $93,420
Per Capita Income $33,820
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.6% 2.22%
Households 0.87% 2.33%
Families 3.99% 2.19%
Median Household Income   2.28%
Per Capita Income   1.73%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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Peyton, CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Peyton to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 329 28th
Population Density1 # 400 13th
Diversity Index2 # 312 32nd
Median Household Income # 90 81st
Per Capita Income # 135 71st

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.