|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Cheyenne Wells is 738. Cheyenne Wells, Colorado is the 11,553rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Cheyenne Wells was in 1990, when its population was 1,128. In 1990, Cheyenne Wells was the 9,259th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 11,553rd largest city in the US. Cheyenne Wells is currently 34.6% smaller than it was in 1990.
Cheyenne Wells has shrunk 26.4% since the year 2000. Cheyenne Wells, Colorado's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|11896||Hot Sulphur Springs||682||28.9%|
|11549||Scalp Level, Pennsylvania||739||-15.7%|
|11552||Cape Vincent, New York||738||-2.6%|
|11553||Cheyenne Wells, Colorado||738||-26.4%|
|11558||Smithers, West Virginia||737||-18.2%|
The total voting age population of Cheyenne Wells, Colorado, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 693. The voting age population is 50.4% male and 49.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.5% of the residents of Cheyenne Wells are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Cheyenne Wells are 90.1% White, 4.9% Two or more races, 4.4% Asian, 0.4% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.1% Black. Additionally, 27.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Cheyenne Wells, 11.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 6.0%. On a per-household basis, 8.9% of families are below the poverty line in Cheyenne Wells.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.3% of Cheyenne Wells residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.2% of Cheyenne Wells residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 19.2% have a bachelor's degree and 2.1% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Cheyenne Wells residents aged 5 and older, 22.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 18.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 3.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Cheyenne Wells is 11.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Cheyenne Wells, 21.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Cheyenne Wells is $45,917.
In Cheyenne Wells, 66.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 33.4% of housing units in Cheyenne Wells.
Of all the housing units in Cheyenne Wells, 29.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Cheyenne Wells, 3.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Cheyenne Wells is $467.
In Cheyenne Wells, 78.1% of households have an active broadband internet connection.