Phillips County CO Information


Phillips County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 4,458
Daytime Population: Workers 2,528
Daytime Population: Residents 1,832
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,360
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 4,398
Population in Familes 3,635
Population in Group Qrtrs 60
Population Density2 7
Diversity Index3 50


Median Household Income $42,263
Average Household Income $57,821
Per Capita Income $23,731


Total Housing Units 2,124 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,268 (59.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 546 (25.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 310 (14.6%)
Median Home Value $128,788
Average Home Value $154,022


Total Households 1,814
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 1,187
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 0.05% -0.19%
Households -0.04% -0.25%
Families -0.08% -0.31%
Median Household Income   2.5%
Per Capita Income   2.65%


Phillips County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Phillips 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 # 54 17th
Population Density # 40 39th
Diversity Index # 26 61st
Median Household Income # 41 38th
Per Capita Income # 47 28th

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