Custer County CO Information


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  1. Custer County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forCuster County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Custer County CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 4,885
Population in Households 4,735
Population in Familes 3,838
Population in Group Qrtrs 150
Population Density2 7
Diversity Index3 21


Median Household Income $48,485
Average Household Income $66,170
Per Capita Income $30,847


Total Housing Units 4,349 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,806 (41.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 437 (10.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,106 (48.4%)
Median Home Value $248,649
Average Home Value $301,924


Total Households 2,243
Average Household Size 2.11
Family Households 1,473
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.69% 1.68%
Households 1.87% 1.98%
Families 1.79% 1.93%
Median Household Income   1.15%
Per Capita Income   1.68%


Custer County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Custer County to the other 64 counties and county equivalents in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 53 19th
Population Density # 41 38th
Diversity Index # 60 8th
Median Household Income # 34 48th
Per Capita Income # 26 61st

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