The City of Cañon City had a population of 16,132 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Canon City is located at latitude 38.4419 and longitude -105.2209 in Fremont County. The formal boundaries for the City of Cañon City (see map below) encompass a land area of 12.51 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Fremont County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,351 feet.
The City of Cañon City (GNIS ID: 2409976) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Canon City 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 Canon City: Canyon City, East Canon.
|Population in Households||14,777|
|Population in Familes||11,411|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1,355|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||7,325 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,196 (57.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,407 (32.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||722 ( 9.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$147,729|
|Average Home Value||$164,607|
|Median Household Income||$36,565|
|Average Household Income||$48,852|
|Per Capita Income||$21,198|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.33%|
|Per Capita Income||2.26%|
The table below compares Canon City 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.
|Total Population||# 43||91st|
|Population Density1||# 139||70th|
|Diversity Index2||# 259||44th|
|Median Household Income||# 410||11th|
|Per Capita Income||# 381||17th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.