The Town of Meeker had a population of 2,714 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Meeker is located at latitude 40.0498 and longitude -107.8954 in Rio Blanco County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Meeker (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.51 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Rio Blanco County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 6,240 feet.
The Town of Meeker (GNIS ID: 2412977) 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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Meeker population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||2,667|
|Population in Familes||2,193|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||47|
|Average Household Size||2.39|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,354 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||698 (51.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||420 (31.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||236 (17.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$203,147|
|Average Home Value||$236,748|
|Median Household Income||$55,852|
|Average Household Income||$62,475|
|Per Capita Income||$25,849|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.09%|
|Per Capita Income||2.23%|
The table below compares Meeker 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.
|Total Population||# 142||69th|
|Population Density1||# 224||51st|
|Diversity Index2||# 186||60th|
|Median Household Income||# 206||55th|
|Per Capita Income||# 265||42nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.