Wiggins, Colorado Population 2020

1,002

Wiggins is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 1,002, it is the 150th largest city in Colorado and the 10287th largest city in the United States. Wiggins is currently growing at a rate of 0.30% annually and its population has increased by 12.21% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 893 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Wiggins has a population density of 758 people per square mile.

The average household income in Wiggins is $62,002 with a poverty rate of 14.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $891 per month, and the median house value is $171,900. The median age in Wiggins is 33.8 years, 32.8 years for males, and 35.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.4 males.

Wiggins Demographics

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

  • White: 95.74%
  • Two or more races: 3.36%
  • Native American: 0.64%
  • Other race: 0.27%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Wiggins, Colorado is 1,002, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 996.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 893.

Wiggins, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,05595.74%
Two or More Races373.36%
American Indian and Alaska Native70.64%
Some Other Race30.27%

Wiggins Population Pyramid 2020

Wiggins Median Age

33.8


Total

32.8


Male

35.5


Female

Wiggins Adults

There are 773 adults, (178 of whom are seniors) in Wiggins.

Wiggins Age Dependency

85.2

Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

55.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Wiggins Sex Ratio

Female

561

50.91%

Male

541

49.09%

Wiggins Households and Families

Wiggins Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wiggins Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married69%31%
All63.4%36.6%
Non Family60.5%39.5%
Female53.3%46.7%
Male0%100%

63.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3912.8263.4
Married2393.5169
Non Family1241.2860.5
Female154.0753.3
Male133.380

3.47

Average Family Size

2.82

Average Household Size

0.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wiggins Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade487.07%
9th to 12th Grade8111.93%
High School Graduate18126.66%
Some College17625.92%
Associates Degree9614.14%
Bachelors Degree547.95%
Graduate Degree436.33%

Wiggins Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White48145493
Hispanic188934
Multiple Races3333
Native American7
Other Race33

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 19.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,580$41,969$20,370
Less Than High School$40,278$41,435$20,547
High School Grad$30,000$43,333$11,000
Some College$26,875$37,955$16,429
Bachelors Degree$48,750$71,458$
Graduate Degree$60,750$78,125$53,750

$35,580

Average Earnings

$41,969

Average Male

$20,370

Average Female

Wiggins Language

Wiggins Language by Age

Wiggins Language

69.09% of Wiggins residents speak only English, while 30.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 26.77% of the population.

Wiggins Poverty

Wiggins Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White75012716.93%
Hispanic338298.58%
Multiple3725.41%

14.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.34%

Male Poverty Rate

13.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wiggins

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wiggins is White, with 16.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wiggins is Multiple, with 5.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.95%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.08%.

Name Poverty
High School16.02%
Some College11.40%
Bachelors or Greater10.31%
Less Than High School3.88%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed63.16%
Female Unemployed45.95%
Female Employed11.22%
Male Employed9.06%

Wiggins Income

Wiggins Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,438$62,002
Families$54,313$67,999
Married Families$55,139-
Non Families$43,750$48,334

Wiggins Marital Status

Wiggins Marital Status

Marriage Rates

65.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

70.8%

Male Marriage Rate

60.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Wiggins Married by Age and Sex

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 45-54.

Wiggins Marital Status by Race

Wiggins Veterans

56

Number of Veterans

54

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam24
First Gulf War16
Korea2
Second Gulf War2
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7423
55 to 6414
35 to 5412
75+7
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White435.89%
Hispanic218.86%
2 or More1030.30%
Other3100.00%

$Wiggins Veterans by Education

14.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wiggins Employment Status

67.1%

Labor Force Participation

60.1%

Employment Rate

10.4%

Unemployment Rate

Wiggins 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

53.90%

Born in Colorado

86.12%

Native Born

13.88%

Foreign Born

8.08%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

86.12% of Wiggins residents were born in the United States, with 53.90% having been born in Colorado. 8.08% 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
20201,00230.30%
201999930.30%
201899610611.91%
201789030.34%
2016887-7-0.78%
201589430.34%
2014891-6-0.67%
2013897-4-0.44%
2012901-7-0.77%
2011908101.11%
20108980.00%