Loma, CO Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Loma, Colorado - Basic Facts

The Loma Census Designated Place had a population of 1,333 as of July 1, 2015. Loma ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Colorado. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Loma is located at latitude 39.2075 and longitude -108.805 in Mesa County. The formal boundaries for the Loma Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 10.89 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Mesa County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,508 feet.

The Loma Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2629991) 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 Loma Census Designated Place is located within Fruita Division of Mesa County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Loma population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

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Loma Census Designated Place, CO Boundary Map

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Loma, CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 1,333
Population in Households 1,333
Population in Familes 1,166
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 122
Diversity Index2 24


Total Households 467
Average Household Size 2.85
Family Households 358
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 480 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 384 (80.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 82 (17.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 13 ( 2.7%)
Median Home Value $230,851
Average Home Value $256,315


Median Household Income $71,487
Average Household Income $83,864
Per Capita Income $30,924
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.58% 0.61%
Households 0.71% 0.55%
Families -0.52% 0.55%
Median Household Income   3.44%
Per Capita Income   2.54%
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.


Loma, CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Loma 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 190 59th
Population Density1 # 395 14th
Diversity Index2 # 325 29th
Median Household Income # 108 77th
Per Capita Income # 175 62nd

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