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Cheyenne Wells, CO Population and Races

 
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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Cheyenne Wells is 980, which is 2.97% less than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 20.84% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Cheyenne Wells population density is 916.26 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 49.93 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Cheyenne Wells is white, which represent 95.20% of the total population. The average Cheyenne Wells education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 980. #217

Population Growth Since 2000, #242

Cheyenne Wells, CO
-2.97%
Colorado
20.84%
U.S.
11.61%

Population Density, #205

Cheyenne Wells, CO
916.26 per square mile
Colorado
49.93 per square mile
U.S.
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:933 (95.20%, #163)
Black:6 (0.61%, #143)
Hispanic:233 (23.78%, #127)
Asian:19 (1.94%, #83)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):6 (0.61%, #152)
One Race, Other:4 (0.41%, see rank)
Two or More Races:12 (1.22%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:231 (99.14%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Cuban:2 (0.86%, see rank)
Central American:0 (0.00%, see rank)
South American:0 (0.00%, see rank)
 

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

844 (86.12%) out of the total population of 980 reported first ancestry.

 Cheyenne Wells, CO% of the Total PopulationColoradoU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.39%0.56%
Czech40.41%, see rank0.70%0.47%
Danish90.92%, see rank0.82%0.42%
Dutch101.02%, see rank1.81%1.40%
English848.57%, see rank10.49%8.02%
French191.94%, see rank3.48%3.34%
German28529.08%, see rank20.88%15.03%
Greek00.00%, see rank0.38%0.41%
Hungarian30.31%, see rank0.39%0.46%
Irish13213.47%, see rank12.04%10.80%
Italian181.84%, see rank5.10%5.52%
Norwegian70.71%, see rank2.18%1.42%
Polish151.53%, see rank2.51%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.21%0.44%
Russian70.71%, see rank1.09%0.92%
Scotch-Irish151.53%, see rank1.27%0.99%
Scottish272.76%, see rank2.56%1.72%
Subsaharan African00.00%, see rank0.73%0.95%
Swedish333.37%, see rank2.43%1.27%
Swiss50.51%, see rank0.46%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.25%0.31%
American464.69%, see rank5.18%7.12%
Welsh20.20%, see rank0.92%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 488 (49.80%, see rank)
Females: 492 (50.20%, see rank)

Cheyenne Wells, CO
Male: 49.80%
Female: 50.20%
Colorado
Male: 50.18%
Female: 49.82%
U.S.
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Cheyenne Wells, CO
43.00 years old
Colorado
36.20 years old
U.S.
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Cheyenne Wells, CO
43.10 years old
Colorado
35.30 years old
U.S.
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Cheyenne Wells, CO
41.50 years old
Colorado
37.30 years old
U.S.
38.80 years old

 Cheyenne Wells, CO% of the Total PopulationColoradoU.S.
Under 5 years676.84%, see rank6.49%6.36%
5 to 9 years585.92%, see rank6.79%6.51%
10 to 14 years343.47%, see rank6.63%6.59%
15 to 19 years606.12%, see rank6.57%6.85%
20 to 24 years798.06%, see rank7.07%7.13%
25 to 34 years12612.86%, see rank14.71%13.47%
35 to 44 years10210.41%, see rank13.67%12.96%
45 to 54 years15015.31%, see rank13.93%14.09%
55 to 64 years16416.73%, see rank12.31%12.29%
65 to 74 years484.90%, see rank6.91%7.64%
75 to 84 434.39%, see rank3.46%4.25%
85 years and over495.00%, see rank1.45%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Cheyenne Wells, COColoradoU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population682, 100%3,453,403209,056,129
Less Than High School119, 17.45%, see rank9.62%13.67%
High School Graduate214, 31.38%, see rank21.99%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree226, 33.14%, see rank30.93%29.09%
Bachelor Degree88, 12.90%, see rank23.74%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree35, 5.13%, see rank13.73%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#12.84, see rank14.1413.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Cheyenne Wells, CO ColoradoU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten2864.29%35.71%72.68%27.32%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)6274.19%, see rank25.81%, see rank91.90%8.10%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)5789.47%, see rank10.53%, see rank93.09%6.91%90.60%9.40%
College3797.30%, see rank2.70%, see rank84.22%15.78%78.37%21.63%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Cheyenne Wells, COColoradoU.S.
Total Households399, 100%1,998,314116,211,092
Average Household Size2.38, see rank2.542.63
1 Person Households138, 34.59%, see rank28.04%27.57%
2 or More Person Households261, 65.41%, see rank71.96%72.43%
Family Households (Families)241, 60.40%, see rank64.18%66.22%
Average Family Size3.20, see rank3.223.32
Married-Couple Family196, 49.12%, see rank49.32%48.42%
Nonfamily Households158, 39.60%, see rank35.82%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Cheyenne Wells, CO%ColoradoU.S.
15 Years and Over Total821see rank4,162,789252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over385100%, see rank2,078,151123,281,364
Never Married10627.53%, see rank34.71%35.77%
Married22859.22%, see rank52.95%52.04%
Widowed92.34%, see rank2.06%2.57%
Divorced4210.91%, see rank10.28%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over436100%, see rank2,084,638129,692,771
Never Married13530.96%, see rank27.28%29.48%
Married22351.15%, see rank52.25%49.19%
Widowed5011.47%, see rank6.85%9.16%
Divorced286.42%, see rank13.61%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Cheyenne Wells, CO%ColoradoU.S.
Native83685.31%, see rank90.24%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence47948.88%, see rank42.58%58.73%
Born in Different State35436.12%, see rank46.22%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
30.31%, see rank1.45%1.42%
Foreign Born14414.69%, see rank9.76%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship232.35%, see rank3.70%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship12112.35%, see rank6.06%7.09%
Born In Europe80.82%, see rank1.37%1.53%
Born In Asia171.73%, see rank2.17%3.82%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.55%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.08%0.07%
Born In Latin America11912.14%, see rank5.30%6.83%
Born In Northern America00.00%, see rank0.30%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Cheyenne Wells, CO%ColoradoU.S.
English31578.95%, see rank82.34%79.39%
Spanish6616.54%, see rank11.41%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages61.50%, see rank3.32%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages123.01%, see rank2.07%3.36%
Other00.00%, see rank0.86%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.


 
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