Cheyenne County CO Information


Cheyenne County Subdivisions

Cheyenne County CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,786
Daytime Population: Workers 1,422
Daytime Population: Residents 611
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,033
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.14
Population in Households 1,744
Population in Familes 1,402
Population in Group Qrtrs 42
Population Density2 1
Diversity Index3 38


Median Household Income $46,816
Average Household Income $59,975
Per Capita Income $26,112


Total Housing Units 975 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 570 (58.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 197 (20.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 208 (21.3%)
Median Home Value $90,500
Average Home Value $137,895


Total Households 767
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 487
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.38% -0.68%
Households -0.34% -0.66%
Families -0.39% -0.67%
Median Household Income   2.12%
Per Capita Income   2.63%


Cheyenne County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cheyenne County to the other 64 counties and county equivalents 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 59 9th
Population Density # 60 8th
Diversity Index # 40 39th
Median Household Income # 35 47th
Per Capita Income # 34 48th

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