Yuma County CO Information


Yuma County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 10,187
Population in Households 9,991
Population in Familes 8,352
Population in Group Qrtrs 196
Population Density1 4
Diversity Index2 51


Total Households 4,033
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 2,737
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,528 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,636 (58.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,397 (30.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 495 (10.9%)
Median Home Value $138,259
Average Home Value $172,344


Median Household Income $46,880
Average Household Income $59,949
Per Capita Income $23,887
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.27% 0.34%
Households 0.39% 0.41%
Families 0.31% 0.38%
Median Household Income   2.23%
Per Capita Income   2.07%
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.


Yuma County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Yuma County to the other 64 counties and county equivalents 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 # 38 42nd
Population Density1 # 46 30th
Diversity Index2 # 23 66th
Median Household Income # 36 45th
Per Capita Income # 41 38th

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