Cheyenne County, Colorado Population 2018

Cheyenne County, Colorado's estimated population is 1,845 with a growth rate of 0.60% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cheyenne County, Colorado is the 59th largest county in Colorado.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20172,12728215.28%
20171,845110.60%
20161,834231.27%
20151,811-23-1.25%
20141,834-35-1.87%
20131,86970.38%
20121,86290.49%
20111,853211.15%
20101,832-565-23.57%
19902,39724411.33%
19802,153-243-10.14%
19702,396-393-14.09%
19602,789-664-19.23%
19503,45348916.50%
19402,964-759-20.39%
19303,723-23-0.61%
19203,746591.60%
19103,6873,186635.93%
1900501-33-6.18%
18905340.00%

Cheyenne County, Colorado Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White2,007
Asian65
Two or More Races45
American Indian and Alaska Native4
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3
Some Other Race2
Black or African American1

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Cheyenne County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2018

20406080100120 Male Population20406080100120 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Cheyenne County, Colorado Median Age

35.8


Total

35.1


Male

36.1


Female

Cheyenne County, Colorado Adults

There are 1,464 adults, (272 of whom are seniors) in Cheyenne County, Colorado.

Cheyenne County, Colorado Age Dependency

78.4

Age Dependency Ratio

22.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

55.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Cheyenne County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

1,041

48.94%

Male

1,086

51.06%

Cheyenne County, Colorado Households and Families

Cheyenne County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Cheyenne County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.9%22.1%
Female75%25%
All73.5%26.5%
Male68.5%31.5%
Non Family67.3%32.7%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cheyenne County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7762.6973.5
Married4293.4877.9
Non Family2691.0967.3
Male544.4368.5
Female242.5875

3.43

Average Family Size

2.69

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cheyenne County, Colorado Households

Cheyenne County, Colorado Education

Cheyenne County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade312.34%
9th to 12th Grade977.32%
High School Graduate43432.75%
Some College29222.04%
Associates Degree18113.66%
Bachelors Degree24718.64%
Graduate Degree433.25%

Cheyenne County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,1091,046256
Hispanic162979
Asian393916
Multiple Races19199
Other Race222
Black11

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Cheyenne County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,152$43,421$27,841
Less Than High School$26,364$25,739$28,875
High School Grad$43,125$50,673$27,917
Some College$30,057$41,136$20,625
Bachelors Degree$40,234$40,938$38,750
Graduate Degree$45,625$36,250$59,167

$34,152

Average Earnings

$43,421

Average Male

$27,841

Average Female

Cheyenne County, Colorado Language

Cheyenne County, Colorado Language by Age

Cheyenne County, Colorado Language

88.18% of Cheyenne County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 11.82% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.29% of the population.

Cheyenne County, Colorado Poverty

Cheyenne County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,66218711.25%
Hispanic3085818.83%

11.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.05%

Male Poverty Rate

13.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cheyenne County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cheyenne County, Colorado is Hispanic, with 18.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cheyenne County, Colorado is White, with 11.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.29%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.76%.

Cheyenne County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School42.74%
Some College12.98%
High School9.24%
Bachelors or Greater2.09%

Cheyenne County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed80.00%
Male Unemployed25.81%
Female Employed6.57%
Male Employed5.79%

Cheyenne County, Colorado Income

Cheyenne County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,907$62,921
Families$68,523$77,557
Married Families$67,188$
Non Families$26,726$33,697

Cheyenne County, Colorado Marital Status

Cheyenne County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.7%

Male Marriage Rate

55.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Cheyenne County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

Cheyenne County, Colorado Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Cheyenne County, Colorado Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Cheyenne County, Colorado Veterans

Cheyenne County, Colorado Veterans by War

92

Number of Veterans

80

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam42
Second Gulf War15
Korea12
First Gulf War9
World War II

Cheyenne County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 7424
55 to 6423
35 to 5419
75+18
18 to 348

Cheyenne County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White926.58%
Hispanic31.63%

Cheyenne County, Colorado Veterans by Education

4.40%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cheyenne County, Colorado Employment Status

Cheyenne County, Colorado Employment by Age

66.6%

Labor Force Participation

61.3%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

Cheyenne County, Colorado Employment by Race

Cheyenne County, Colorado Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Cheyenne County, Colorado

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Cheyenne Wells846842-4-0.47%
Kit Carson233230-3-1.29%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990