Prowers County CO Information


Prowers County Subdivisions

Prowers County CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 12,058
Population in Households 11,716
Population in Familes 9,752
Population in Group Qrtrs 342
Population Density1 7
Diversity Index2 67


Median Household Income $36,170
Average Household Income $48,556
Per Capita Income $19,597


Total Housing Units 5,886 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,043 (51.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,717 (29.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,126 (19.1%)
Median Home Value $89,947
Average Home Value $124,302


Total Households 4,760
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 3,214
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 -0.48% -0.5%
Households -0.44% -0.46%
Families -0.5% -0.51%
Median Household Income   1.53%
Per Capita Income   1.61%


Prowers County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Prowers 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 # 37 44th
Population Density # 38 42nd
Diversity Index # 11 84th
Median Household Income # 56 14th
Per Capita Income # 61 6th

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