Battlement Mesa is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Battlement Mesa Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Garfield County at latitude 39.4414 and longitude -108.0251. Garfield County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,489 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Battlement Mesa Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 11.57 sq. miles and a water area of 0.24 sq. miles.Photos of the local Battlement Mesa, CO area
|Population in Households||4,561|
|Population in Familes||3,889|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.68|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,364 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,146 (48.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||556 (23.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||662 (28.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$158,425|
|Average Home Value||$184,869|
|Median Household Income||$54,544|
|Average Household Income||$65,239|
|Per Capita Income||$24,432|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.69%|
|Per Capita Income||1.93%|
The table below compares Battlement Mesa to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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||# 112||76th|
|Population Density1||# 307||33rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 150||67th|
|Median Household Income||# 194||58th|
|Per Capita Income||# 287||38th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.