Vernon, CO Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Vernon, Colorado - Basic Facts

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The Vernon Census Designated Place had a population of 29 as of July 1, 2016. Vernon 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 Vernon is located at latitude 39.9396 and longitude -102.3069 in Yuma County. The formal boundaries for the Vernon Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Yuma County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 3,937 feet.

The Vernon Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2583312) 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 Vernon Census Designated Place is located within Wray Division of Yuma County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Vernon 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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Vernon Census Designated Place, CO Boundary Map

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


Total Population 29
Population in Households 29
Population in Familes 25
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 26
Diversity Index2 29


Total Households 12
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 9
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 16 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8 (50.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 4 (25.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 4 (25.0%)
Median Home Value $200,000
Average Home Value $200,000


Median Household Income $41,213
Average Household Income $69,711
Per Capita Income $27,535
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.0% 0.0%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families 0.0% 0.0%
Median Household Income   3.94%
Per Capita Income   2.91%
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.

Vernon, CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Vernon 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 # 444 3rd
Population Density1 # 442 4th
Diversity Index2 # 277 40th
Median Household Income # 347 24th
Per Capita Income # 233 49th

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