Prowers County, Colorado Population 2018

Prowers County, Colorado's estimated population is 12,070 with a growth rate of -0.42% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Prowers County, Colorado is the 36th largest county in Colorado.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201712,070-51-0.42%
201612,1211321.10%
201611,989360.30%
201511,953-122-1.01%
201412,075-256-2.08%
201312,331-106-0.85%
201212,437-79-0.63%
201112,516-55-0.44%
201012,571-776-5.81%
199013,3472772.12%
198013,070-188-1.42%
197013,258-38-0.29%
196013,296-1,540-10.38%
195014,8362,53220.58%
194012,304-2,458-16.65%
193014,7629176.62%
192013,8454,32545.43%
19109,5205,754152.79%
19003,7661,79791.26%
18901,9690.00%

Prowers County, Colorado Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,537
Two or More Races174
Some Other Race151
Asian99
American Indian and Alaska Native82
Black or African American78

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Prowers County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Prowers County, Colorado Median Age

37.5


Total

35.3


Male

39.6


Female

Prowers County, Colorado Adults

There are 9,006 adults, (1,939 of which are seniors) in Prowers County, Colorado.

Prowers County, Colorado Age Dependency

71.6

Age Dependency Ratio

27.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Prowers County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

6,032

49.76%

Male

6,089

50.24%

Prowers County, Colorado Households and Families

Prowers County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Prowers County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.1%19.9%
All65%35%
Non Family54%46%
Male49.3%50.7%
Female40.3%59.7%

65.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Prowers County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,8972.465
Married2,4223.1280.1
Non Family1,5751.1454
Female5632.7940.3
Male3372.4249.3

2.93

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

6.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Prowers County, Colorado Households

Prowers County, Colorado Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6348.11%
9th to 12th Grade7239.24%
High School Graduate2,15727.58%
Some College2,18427.92%
Associates Degree91911.75%
Bachelors Degree84610.82%
Graduate Degree3584.58%

Prowers County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,2984,8041,083
Hispanic2,2891,42893
Other Race116391
Multiple Races948928
Asian8484
Native American7866
Black2115

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 29.79%.

Prowers County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,313$31,098$23,279
Less Than High School$21,667$24,750$11,554
High School Grad$22,781$27,379$20,146
Some College$27,411$31,462$25,139
Bachelors Degree$36,993$55,230$35,257
Graduate Degree$35,905$36,736$34,286

$26,313

Average Earnings

$31,098

Average Male

$23,279

Average Female

Prowers County, Colorado Language

Prowers County, Colorado Language by Age

Prowers County, Colorado Language

80.22% of Prowers County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 19.78% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.07% of the population.

Prowers County, Colorado Poverty

Prowers County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic4,3661,35130.94%
White7,1251,06514.95%
Multiple1705130.00%
Other1402215.71%
Black371027.03%

20.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.02%

Male Poverty Rate

23.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Prowers County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Prowers County, Colorado is Hispanic, with 30.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Prowers County, Colorado is White, with 14.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.83%.

Prowers County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.26%
High School21.45%
Some College11.96%
Bachelors or Greater5.83%

Prowers County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed34.52%
Female Unemployed29.80%
Female Employed11.83%
Male Employed6.77%

Prowers County, Colorado Income

Prowers County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,037$52,138
Families$50,787$61,277
Married Families$63,942$
Non Families$21,009$31,073

Prowers County, Colorado Marital Status

Prowers County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.0%

Male Marriage Rate

52.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Prowers County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

Prowers County, Colorado Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Prowers County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

Prowers County, Colorado Veterans

Prowers County, Colorado Veterans by War

721

Number of Veterans

697

Male Veterans

24

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam305
Korea89
First Gulf War88
Second Gulf War63
World War II45

Prowers County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64198
65 to 74187
75+186
35 to 54111
18 to 3439

Prowers County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6477.61%
Hispanic1234.37%
Indian4150.00%
Asian2327.38%
2 or More1011.36%

Prowers County, Colorado Veterans by Education

6.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.03%

Veteran Disability Rate

Prowers County, Colorado Employment Status

Prowers County, Colorado Employment by Age

64.7%

Labor Force Participation

57.4%

Employment Rate

10.6%

Unemployment Rate

Prowers County, Colorado Employment by Race

Prowers County, Colorado Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Prowers County, Colorado

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Lamar79327534-398-5.02%
Holly794757-37-4.66%
Granada517483-34-6.58%
Wiley405386-19-4.69%
Hartman7673-3-3.95%
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