Cheraw, Colorado Population 2022

246
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Cheraw is a city located in Otero County Colorado. Cheraw has a 2020 population of 246. Cheraw is currently declining at a rate of -0.40% annually and its population has decreased by -3.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 254 in 2010.

The average household income in Cheraw is $65,532 with a poverty rate of 29.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $400 per month, and the median house value is $70,000. The median age in Cheraw is 41.3 years, 42 years for males, and 41.3 years for females.

Cheraw Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cherawwas:

  • White: 99.15%
  • Two or more races: 0.85%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Cheraw, Colorado is 246 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 246.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 254.

Cheraw, Colorado Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White23299.15%
Two or More Races20.85%
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Cheraw Population by Race

Cheraw Population Pyramid $2022

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Cheraw Median Age

41.3


Total

42


Male

41.3


Female

Cheraw Adults

There are 180 adults, (38 of whom are seniors) in Cheraw.

Cheraw Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38

Child Dependency Ratio

Cheraw Sex Ratio

Female

90

38.46%

Male

144

61.54%

Cheraw Population by Age

Cheraw Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Cheraw Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female16.7%83.3%
Non Family56.1%43.9%
All65.3%34.7%
Married85.3%14.7%
Male85.7%14.3%

65.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cheraw Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1012.3265.3
Non Family411.256.1
Married342.7685.3
Male142.9385.7
Female124.1716.7

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Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

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Cheraw Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade1810.78%
High School Graduate4426.35%
Some College4929.34%
Associates Degree148.38%
Bachelors Degree137.78%
Graduate Degree2917.37%
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Cheraw Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cheraw Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White13012742
Hispanic3520
2+ Races22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 32.31%.

Cheraw Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,500$34,659$25,750
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$30,000$$
Some College$25,000$$27,500
Bachelors Degree$42,813$33,750$
Graduate Degree$114,000$$

$32,500

Average Earnings

$34,659

Average Male

$25,750

Average Female

Cheraw Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cheraw Language by Age

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Cheraw Language

83.26% of Cheraw residents speak only English, while 16.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.74% of the population.

Cheraw Language

Cheraw Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic725373.61%
White160138.13%
Multiple22100.00%
OtherNaN%

29.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

34.72%

Male Poverty Rate

20.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cheraw

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cheraw is White, with 8.13% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cheraw is Hispanic, with 73.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.48%.

Cheraw Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School22.73%
Some College20.63%
Less Than 9th Grade16.67%
Bachelors or Greater11.90%

Cheraw Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed26.83%
Male Employed20.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Cheraw Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cheraw Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,875$65,532
Families$53,750$76,285
Married Families$65,833-
Non Families$27,250$33,249
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Income by Household Type

Cheraw Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

28.9%

Male Marriage Rate

46.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Cheraw Married by Age and Sex

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Cheraw Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Cheraw Marital Status by Race

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Cheraw Marital Status

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34

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam18
First Gulf War10
Second Gulf War8
World War II
Korea

Cheraw Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7415
35 to 5410
55 to 649
75+
18 to 34

Cheraw Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3419.10%
Hispanic817.78%

Cheraw Veterans by Race

Cheraw Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cheraw Veterans by Education

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51%

Labor Force Participation

47.4%

Employment Rate

7.1%

Unemployment Rate

Cheraw Employment by Age

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Cheraw Employment by Race

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Cheraw Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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58.12%

Born in Cheraw

91.03%

Native Born

8.97%

Foreign Born

6.41%

Non Citizen

2.56%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.03% of Cheraw residents were born in the United States, with 58.12% having been born in Colorado. 6.41% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Cheraw Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2022246-1-0.40%
2021247-1-0.40%
2020248-1-0.40%
2019249-1-0.40%
20182500.00%
201725041.63%
2016246-1-0.40%
2015247-2-0.80%
201424910.40%
2013248-3-1.20%
2012251-3-1.18%
20112540.00%
20102540.00%

Cheraw Population by Year