Wiggins, Colorado Population 2022

1,673
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Wiggins is a city located in Morgan County Colorado. Wiggins has a 2020 population of 1,673. Wiggins is currently growing at a rate of 11.31% annually and its population has increased by 88.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 888 in 2010.

The average household income in Wiggins is $69,453 with a poverty rate of 10.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,012 per month, and the median house value is $227,000. The median age in Wiggins is 34.1 years, 34.4 years for males, and 32.7 years for females.

Wiggins Demographics

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

  • White: 89.49%
  • Other race: 6.84%
  • Two or more races: 3.68%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wiggins, Colorado is 1,673 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,673.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 888.

Wiggins, Colorado Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,04789.49%
Some Other Race806.84%
Two or More Races433.68%
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Wiggins Population by Race

Wiggins Population Pyramid 2022

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Wiggins Median Age

32.5


Total

34.2


Male

32


Female

Wiggins Adults

There are 768 adults, (131 of whom are seniors) in Wiggins.

Wiggins Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

20.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

63.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Wiggins Sex Ratio

Female

624

53.33%

Male

546

46.67%

Wiggins Population by Age

Wiggins Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Wiggins Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.5%20.5%
Female77.8%22.2%
All67.3%32.7%
Non Family56%44%
Male15.4%84.6%

67.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wiggins Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3643.2167.3
Married1954.1979.5
Male263.1215.4
Female273.8177.8
Non Family1161.4656

3.95

Average Family Size

3.21

Average Household Size

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Wiggins Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade466.48%
9th to 12th Grade588.17%
High School Graduate23833.52%
Some College15621.97%
Associates Degree7410.42%
Bachelors Degree7210.14%
Graduate Degree669.30%
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Wiggins Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wiggins Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White477453120
2+ Races35355
Hispanic22614616
Other Race3636

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 25.16%.

Wiggins Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,185$45,000$20,398
Less Than 9th Grade$39,514$43,824$20,662
High School Graduate$28,750$47,500$
Some College$34,514$39,545$17,125
Bachelors Degree$72,679$76,818$
Graduate Degree$37,159$37,000$41,250

$38,185

Average Earnings

$45,000

Average Male

$20,398

Average Female

Wiggins Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wiggins Language by Age

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Wiggins Language

73.97% of Wiggins residents speak only English, while 26.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.60% of the population.

Wiggins Language

Wiggins Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White788779.77%
Other5NaN%
Hispanic3754311.47%
Multiple4349.30%

10.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.19%

Male Poverty Rate

7.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wiggins

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wiggins is White, with 9.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wiggins is Multiple, with 9.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.64%.

Wiggins Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade4.81%
High School11.76%
Some College10.43%
Bachelors or Greater7.97%

Wiggins Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed7.54%
Male Unemployed61.11%
Female Employed14.61%
Female Unemployed23.33%

Wiggins Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wiggins Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,833$67,649
Families$60,417$72,200
Married Families$62,153-
Non Families$53,889$56,771
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Income by Household Type

Wiggins Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

66.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

77.1%

Male Marriage Rate

57.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Wiggins Married by Age and Sex

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Wiggins Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Wiggins Marital Status by Race

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Wiggins Marital Status

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72

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War4
First Gulf War14
Vietnam21
Korea3
World War II

Wiggins Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5416
55 to 6432
65 to 7421
75+3

Wiggins Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White568.09%
Other Race49.76%
2+ Races1234.29%
Hispanic239.02%

Wiggins Veterans by Race

Wiggins Veterans by Education

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9.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

8.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wiggins Veterans by Education

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65.7%

Labor Force Participation

59.8%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

Wiggins Employment by Age

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Wiggins Employment by Race

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Wiggins 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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55.30%

Born in Wiggins

85.64%

Native Born

14.36%

Foreign Born

9.57%

Non Citizen

4.79%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

85.64% of Wiggins residents were born in the United States, with 55.30% having been born in Colorado. 9.57% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Wiggins Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20108880.00%
2011899111.24%
2012891-8-0.89%
2013888-3-0.34%
2014881-7-0.79%
201588430.34%
2016878-6-0.68%
201788130.34%
201899311212.71%
20191,16317017.12%
20201,33317014.62%
20211,50317012.75%
20221,67317011.31%

Wiggins Population by Year