Hugo, CO Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Hugo Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Hugo Content

Also See: Hugo, CO ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Hugo, Colorado - Basic Facts

The Town of Hugo had a population of 715 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Hugo is located at latitude 39.136 and longitude -103.4734 in Lincoln County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Hugo (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.94 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lincoln County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,039 feet.

The Town of Hugo (GNIS ID: 2412778) 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.

Colorado is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Town of Hugo is located within Hugo Division of Lincoln County.

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

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


Town of Hugo, CO Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | CO Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Hugo Division | Lincoln County | Colorado Counties

Search the map for:

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


Total Population 715
Population in Households 630
Population in Familes 469
Population in Group Qrtrs 85
Population Density1 761
Diversity Index2 28


Total Households 306
Average Household Size 2.06
Family Households 172
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 413 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 186 (45.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 120 (29.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 107 (25.9%)
Median Home Value $83,333
Average Home Value $108,199


Median Household Income $34,416
Average Household Income $42,548
Per Capita Income $20,172
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.33% -0.17%
Households -0.1% -0.07%
Families 0.09% -0.12%
Median Household Income   0.99%
Per Capita Income   1.5%
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.

Hugo, CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hugo 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 # 243 47th
Population Density1 # 229 50th
Diversity Index2 # 289 37th
Median Household Income # 426 7th
Per Capita Income # 403 12th

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