Cheyenne Wells, Colorado Population 2020

863

Cheyenne Wells is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 863, it is the 162nd largest city in Colorado and the 10940th largest city in the United States. Cheyenne Wells is currently growing at a rate of 0.58% annually and its population has increased by 2.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 846 in 2010. Cheyenne Wells reached it's highest population of 868 in 2013. Spanning over 1 miles, Cheyenne Wells has a population density of 807 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cheyenne Wells is $57,756 with a poverty rate of 17.85%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $530 per month, and the median house value is $109,000. The median age in Cheyenne Wells is 34.6 years, 31.9 years for males, and 35.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.5 males.

Cheyenne Wells Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cheyenne Wells was:

  • White: 89.38%
  • Two or more races: 5.76%
  • Asian: 4.45%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.30%
  • Black or African American: 0.10%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Cheyenne Wells, Colorado is 863, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 853.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 846.

Cheyenne Wells, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White88489.38%
Two or More Races575.76%
Asian444.45%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30.30%
Black or African American10.10%

Cheyenne Wells Population Pyramid 2020

Cheyenne Wells Median Age

34.6


Total

31.9


Male

35.7


Female

Cheyenne Wells Adults

There are 689 adults, (119 of whom are seniors) in Cheyenne Wells.

Cheyenne Wells Age Dependency

73.5

Age Dependency Ratio

20.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Cheyenne Wells Sex Ratio

Female

506

51.16%

Male

483

48.84%

Cheyenne Wells Households and Families

Cheyenne Wells Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cheyenne Wells Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female90.9%9.1%
Married77.2%22.8%
All69.7%30.3%
Non Family60.8%39.2%
Male53.6%46.4%

69.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3832.5269.7
Married1803.3177.2
Non Family153060.8
Male285.6453.6
Female222.7390.9

3.35

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

1.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cheyenne Wells Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade223.42%
9th to 12th Grade7010.89%
High School Graduate22635.15%
Some College12819.91%
Associates Degree609.33%
Bachelors Degree12619.60%
Graduate Degree111.71%

Cheyenne Wells Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White45041497
Hispanic136806
Asian282814
Multiple Races282820
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 multiple races people with a rate of 71.43%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,048$42,250$35,875
Less Than High School$26,447$26,184$
High School Grad$43,750$45,417$24,750
Some College$31,111$31,667$29,167
Bachelors Degree$63,000$73,194$45,625
Graduate Degree$37,083$$

$40,048

Average Earnings

$42,250

Average Male

$35,875

Average Female

Cheyenne Wells Language

Cheyenne Wells Language by Age

Cheyenne Wells Language

79.26% of Cheyenne Wells residents speak only English, while 20.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.11% of the population.

Cheyenne Wells Poverty

Cheyenne Wells Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White56810518.49%
Hispanic2866623.08%

17.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.13%

Male Poverty Rate

18.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cheyenne Wells

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cheyenne Wells is Hispanic, with 23.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cheyenne Wells is White, with 18.49% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.56%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School56.82%
High School18.96%
Some College10.75%
Bachelors or Greater3.65%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed13.33%
Male Employed11.27%
Female Employed0.00%

Cheyenne Wells Income

Cheyenne Wells Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,781$57,756
Families$64,375$75,757
Married Families$65,000-
Non Families$18,750$29,893

Cheyenne Wells Marital Status

Cheyenne Wells Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.3%

Male Marriage Rate

51.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Cheyenne Wells Married by Age and Sex

Cheyenne Wells Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Cheyenne Wells Marital Status by Race

Cheyenne Wells Veterans

31

Number of Veterans

31

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam17
Korea6
Second Gulf War3
First Gulf War2
World War II

$Cheyenne Wells Veterans by Education

19.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cheyenne Wells Employment Status

60.7%

Labor Force Participation

52%

Employment Rate

14.4%

Unemployment Rate

Cheyenne Wells Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

66.13%

Born in Colorado

86.25%

Native Born

13.75%

Foreign Born

6.88%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

86.25% of Cheyenne Wells residents were born in the United States, with 66.13% having been born in Colorado. 6.88% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202086350.58%
201985850.59%
201885360.71%
201784750.59%
201684230.36%
2015839-13-1.53%
2014852-16-1.84%
201386820.23%
201286660.70%
2011860141.65%
20108460.00%