The Battlement Mesa Census Designated Place had a population of 4,517 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Battlement Mesa is located at latitude 39.4528 and longitude -108.0039 in Garfield County. The formal boundaries for the Battlement Mesa Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 11.57 sq. miles and a water area of 0.24 sq. miles. Garfield County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,489 feet.
The Battlement Mesa Census Designated Place 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 Battlement Mesa population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||4,517|
|Population in Familes||3,851|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.68|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,374 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,131 (47.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||553 (23.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||691 (29.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$181,046|
|Average Home Value||$209,430|
|Median Household Income||$56,137|
|Average Household Income||$67,445|
|Per Capita Income||$25,195|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.26%|
|Per Capita Income||2.28%|
The table below compares Battlement Mesa 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||# 114||75th|
|Population Density1||# 310||33rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 164||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 202||56th|
|Per Capita Income||# 289||37th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.