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Colorado City, Colorado - Basic Facts

Colorado City is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Colorado City Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Pueblo County at latitude 37.9453 and longitude -104.8353. Pueblo County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,853 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Colorado City Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 13.7 sq. miles and a water area of 0.11 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Colorado City: Crow Junction.

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Colorado City, CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Colorado City 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 161 65th
Population Density1 # 374 19th
Diversity Index2 # 212 54th
Median Household Income # 339 26th
Per Capita Income # 367 20th

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

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Colorado City, CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 2,205
Population in Households 2,126
Population in Familes 1,775
Population in Group Qrtrs 79
Population Density1 161
Diversity Index2 36
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 868
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 606
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 956 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 670 (70.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 197 (20.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 88 ( 9.2%)
Median Home Value $135,026
Average Home Value $173,733
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $41,796
Average Household Income $51,433
Per Capita Income $20,968
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.13% 0.38%
Households 0.3% 0.48%
Families 0.04% 0.43%
Median Household Income   1.44%
Per Capita Income   2.78%
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.

Information Updates

The Demographic Data for the 1,219 Colorado cities, towns, counties, ZIP Codes and Census Designated Places (CDPs) profiled in this gazetteer is updated annually. Last Update: July 1, 2014.

The ZIP Code maps and the data regarding the number of residential and business addresses in each ZIP Code are updated four times per year. Last Update: November 1, 2014.

The information on the 50,169 Colorado Physical, Cultural and Historic Features is updated six times per year. Last Update: October 5, 2014.

The School Attendance Zone Maps for 1,644 Colorado public schools are updated four times per year. Last Update: October 6, 2014.