Chacra, CO Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Chacra, Colorado - Basic Facts

The Chacra Census Designated Place had a population of 340 as of July 1, 2016. Chacra ranks in the upper quartile for 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 Chacra is located at latitude 39.5784 and longitude -107.4549 in Garfield County. The formal boundaries for the Chacra Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.95 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Garfield County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,633 feet.

The Chacra Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2583222) 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 Chacra Census Designated Place is located within New Castle Division of Garfield County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Chacra population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Chacra, CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 340
Population in Households 340
Population in Familes 293
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 359
Diversity Index2 62


Total Households 120
Average Household Size 2.83
Family Households 92
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 124 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 81 (65.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 39 (31.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 4 ( 3.2%)
Median Home Value $337,500
Average Home Value $377,500


Median Household Income $47,812
Average Household Income $62,492
Per Capita Income $21,453
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.53% 0.64%
Households 0.41% 0.5%
Families -0.68% 0.43%
Median Household Income   0.51%
Per Capita Income   1.07%
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.

Chacra, CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Chacra to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 309 33rd
Population Density1 # 316 31st
Diversity Index2 # 92 80th
Median Household Income # 289 37th
Per Capita Income # 379 17th

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