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La Junta Gardens, Colorado - Basic Facts

The La Junta Gardens Census Designated Place had a population of 161 as of July 1, 2019. La Junta Gardens ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Colorado. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for La Junta Gardens is located at latitude 37.9995 and longitude -103.5536 in Otero County. The formal boundaries for the La Junta Gardens Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 0.53 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Otero County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,065 feet.

The La Junta Gardens Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2583257) 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 La Junta Gardens Census Designated Place is located within Cheraw Division of Otero County.


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La Junta Gardens, CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

La Junta Gardens, CO Housing Affordability Index is 0
State of Colorado Housing Affordability Index is 97
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

La Junta Gardens, CO Wealth Index is 46
State of Colorado Wealth Index is 111
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 161
Population in Households 161
Population in Families 134
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density 302
Diversity Index1 59
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $37,116
Average Household Income $50,692
Per Capita Income $20,427
Wealth Index3 46

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 63 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 42 (66.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 13 (20.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 8 (12.7%)
Median Home Value $109,091
Housing Affordability Index2 0
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 55
Average Household Size 2.93
Family Households 39
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.55% 0.12%
Households 0.4% 0.0%
Families -1.77% 0.0%
Median Household Income   2.62%
Per Capita Income   1.97%

La Junta Gardens, CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares La Junta Gardens to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 371 19th
Population Density # 332 28th
Diversity Index # 109 76th
Median Household Income # 417 9th
Per Capita Income # 410 11th

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