Swink is a city located in Otero County Colorado. Swink has a 2020 population of 586. Swink is currently declining at a rate of -0.34% annually and its population has decreased by -5.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 618 in 2010.
The average household income in Swink is $53,503 with a poverty rate of 27.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $596 per month, and the median house value is $122,600. The median age in Swink is 33.6 years, 30 years for males, and 33.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Swinkwas:
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 11.73%.
90.34% of Swink residents speak only English, while 9.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.66% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Swink is White, with 9.93% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Swink is Hispanic, with 46.62% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 44.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.90%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Swink
96.03% of Swink residents were born in the United States, with 77.13% having been born in Colorado. 3.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.