Cheyenne Wells is a city located in Cheyenne County Colorado. Cheyenne Wells has a 2020 population of 780. It is also the county seat of Cheyenne County. Cheyenne Wells is currently declining at a rate of -2.01% annually and its population has decreased by -7.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 846 in 2010.
The average household income in Cheyenne Wells is $62,605 with a poverty rate of 11.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $467 per month, and the median house value is $125,500. The median age in Cheyenne Wells is 38.8 years, 33.7 years for males, and 44.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cheyenne Wellswas:
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 2+ races people with a rate of 43.75%.
77.87% of Cheyenne Wells residents speak only English, while 22.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 18.00% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Cheyenne Wells is White, with 18.47% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Cheyenne Wells is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.32%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Cheyenne Wells
88.79% of Cheyenne Wells residents were born in the United States, with 67.68% having been born in Colorado. 5.86% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.