The Town of Poncha Springs had a population of 845 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Poncha Springs is located at latitude 38.5188 and longitude -106.0726 in Chaffee County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Poncha Springs (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.71 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Chaffee County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 7,470 feet.
The Town of Poncha Springs (GNIS ID: 2412495) 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 Town of Poncha Springs is located within Salida Division of Chaffee County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Poncha Springs population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Poncha Springs: Poncho Springs.
|Daytime Population: Workers||499|
|Daytime Population: Residents||342|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||841|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.00|
|Population in Households||845|
|Population in Familes||662|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$46,901|
|Average Household Income||$66,487|
|Per Capita Income||$29,353|
|Total Housing Units||410 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||248 (60.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||118 (28.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||44 (10.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$247,561|
|Average Home Value||$343,649|
|Average Household Size||2.31|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.89%|
|Per Capita Income||2.13%|
The table below compares Poncha Springs to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 230||50th|
|Population Density||# 329||28th|
|Diversity Index||# 303||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 300||35th|
|Per Capita Income||# 218||53rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.