Prowers County, Colorado Population 2022

Prowers County, Colorado's estimated population is 12,451 with a growth rate of 0.75% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Prowers County, Colorado is the 37th largest county in Colorado. The 2010 Population was 12,545 and has seen a growth of -0.75% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18901,9690.00%
19003,7661,79791.26%
19109,5205,754152.79%
192013,8454,32545.43%
193014,7629176.62%
194012,304-2,458-16.65%
195014,8362,53220.58%
196013,296-1,540-10.38%
197013,258-38-0.29%
198013,070-188-1.42%
199013,3472772.12%
201012,545-802-6.01%
201112,502-43-0.34%
201212,421-81-0.65%
201312,317-104-0.84%
201412,062-255-2.07%
201511,936-126-1.04%
201611,926-10-0.08%
201711,998720.60%
201812,079810.68%
201912,172930.77%
202012,265930.76%
202112,358930.76%
202212,451930.75%
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Prowers County, Colorado Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,90690.62%
Black or African American950.79%
American Indian and Alaska Native2361.96%
Asian680.57%
Some Other Race2862.38%
Two or More Races4443.69%
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Prowers County, Colorado Population by Race

Prowers County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2022

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Prowers County, Colorado Median Age

38.5


Total

36.1


Male

40.4


Female

Prowers County, Colorado Adults

There are 8,972 adults, (2,151 of whom are seniors) in Prowers County, Colorado.

Prowers County, Colorado Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Prowers County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

5,884

48.89%

Male

6,151

51.11%

Prowers County, Colorado Population by Age

Prowers County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Prowers County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.1%16.9%
All63.1%36.9%
Non Family48.4%51.6%
Male47.1%52.9%
Female37.7%62.3%

63.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Prowers County, Colorado Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,9002.3863.1
Married2,2753.1983.1
Male2632.5947.1
Female6122.9837.7
Non Family1,7501.0948.4

3.03

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

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Prowers County, Colorado Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade87311.24%
9th to 12th Grade6278.07%
High School Graduate1,96225.26%
Some College2,04626.34%
Associates Degree81310.47%
Bachelors Degree84910.93%
Graduate Degree5987.70%
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Prowers County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Prowers County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black777745
White5,0554,6491,200
2+ Races21720628
Asian49494
Hispanic2,4331,369178
Other Race267613
Native American15061

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 black people with a rate of 58.44%.

Prowers County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,595$40,101$34,354
Less Than 9th Grade$33,681$33,674$33,750
High School Graduate$27,379$31,035$24,324
Some College$34,170$40,548$33,624
Bachelors Degree$41,172$60,735$38,654
Graduate Degree$54,330$140,432$40,849

$35,595

Average Earnings

$40,101

Average Male

$34,354

Average Female

Prowers County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Prowers County, Colorado Language by Age

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Prowers County, Colorado Language

77.98% of Prowers County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 22.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 21.39% of the population.

Prowers County, Colorado Language

Prowers County, Colorado Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4545100.00%
Multiple43711426.09%
Hispanic4,57784218.40%
Asian47817.02%
White6,81395113.96%
Native2362611.02%
Other20NaN%

16.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.91%

Male Poverty Rate

18.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Prowers County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Prowers County, Colorado is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Prowers County, Colorado is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.47%.

Prowers County, Colorado Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade16.88%
High School17.38%
Some College15.69%
Bachelors or Greater8.87%

Prowers County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.76%
Male Unemployed50.82%
Female Employed6.57%
Female Unemployed8.89%

Prowers County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Prowers County, Colorado Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$42,648$58,635
Families$50,746$66,906
Married Families$64,508-
Non Families$24,875$40,760
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Income by Household Type

Prowers County, Colorado Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.9%

Male Marriage Rate

53.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Prowers County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

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Prowers County, Colorado Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Prowers County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

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Prowers County, Colorado Marital Status

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811

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War135
First Gulf War260
Vietnam257
Korea43
World War II22

Prowers County, Colorado Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34128
35 to 54201
55 to 64147
65 to 74213
75+122

Prowers County, Colorado Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7489.27%
Black99.47%
Asian2643.33%
Other Race10.37%
2+ Races278.36%
Hispanic2909.68%

Prowers County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Prowers County, Colorado Veterans by Education

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17.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Prowers County, Colorado Veterans by Education

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59.8%

Labor Force Participation

56.8%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Prowers County, Colorado Employment by Age

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Prowers County, Colorado Employment by Race

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Prowers County, Colorado 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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60.16%

Born in Prowers County, Colorado

90.33%

Native Born

9.67%

Foreign Born

5.77%

Non Citizen

3.90%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

90.33% of Prowers County, Colorado residents were born in the United States, with 60.16% having been born in Colorado. 5.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Prowers County, Colorado Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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