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Evans, Colorado - Basic Facts

The City of Evans had a population of 20,452 as of July 1, 2016. Evans ranks in the upper 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 Evans is located at latitude 40.3502 and longitude -104.7484 in Weld County. The formal boundaries for the City of Evans (see map below) encompass a land area of 10.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0.34 sq. miles. Weld County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,652 feet.

The City of Evans (GNIS ID: 2410467) 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 City of Evans is located within La Salle-Gilcrest Division of Weld County.

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

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


Total Population 20,452
Population in Households 20,448
Population in Familes 16,744
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density1 2,015
Diversity Index2 72


Total Households 6,808
Average Household Size 3.0
Family Households 4,739
Average Family Size 4


Total Housing Units 7,371 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,871 (52.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,937 (39.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 563 ( 7.6%)
Median Home Value $153,463
Average Home Value $169,070


Median Household Income $50,134
Average Household Income $60,971
Per Capita Income $20,289
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.57% 1.31%
Households 1.26% 1.18%
Families 1.27% 1.08%
Median Household Income   0.31%
Per Capita Income   1.53%
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.

Evans, CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Evans 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 # 37 92nd
Population Density1 # 73 84th
Diversity Index2 # 40 91st
Median Household Income # 263 43rd
Per Capita Income # 400 13th

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