The Town of De Beque had a population of 510 as of July 1, 2016. De Beque ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 De Beque is located at latitude 39.2757 and longitude -108.1934 in Mesa County. The formal boundaries for the Town of De Beque (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.3 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Mesa County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,951 feet.
The Town of De Beque (GNIS ID: 2412412) 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 De Beque is located within De Beque Division of Mesa County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with De Beque population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||509|
|Population in Familes||423|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1|
|Average Household Size||2.65|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||224 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||150 (67.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||42 (18.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||32 (14.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$291,518|
|Average Home Value||$367,617|
|Median Household Income||$54,146|
|Average Household Income||$72,021|
|Per Capita Income||$29,485|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.72%|
|Per Capita Income||1.93%|
The table below compares De Beque 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.
|Total Population||# 281||39th|
|Population Density1||# 397||14th|
|Diversity Index2||# 416||9th|
|Median Household Income||# 217||53rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 199||57th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.