Otero ( Colorado )

Please find listed in what follows eighty-one statistical data about the County of Otero compared with those of the Colorado state and those of the whole USA. Values are grouped by categories:

County of Otero (Colorado) Population data

Resident total population estimate (July 1) 2006 = 19,452

Resident population (April 1) 2000 (complete count) = 20,311

Resident total population estimate, net change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = -859 abitanti

Resident total population estimate, percent change - April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 = -4.2%

County of Otero (Colorado) Geography data

Land area, 2000 (square miles) = 1,262.86

Persons per square mile, 2000 = 16.10

County of Otero (Colorado) Population data by age

Resident population under 5 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 1,522

Resident population under 5 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Otero 7.8%

Colorado 7.2%

USA 6.8%

Resident population under 18 years of age (July 1) 2006 = 5,089

Resident population under 18 years of age, percent (July 1) 2006

Otero 26.2%

Colorado 24.6%

USA 24.6%

Resident Population 65 years and over (July 1) 2006 = 3,354

Resident population 65 years and over, percent (July 1) 2006

Otero 17.2%

Colorado 10.0%

USA 12.4%

County of Otero (Colorado) Population data by sex

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006 = 51.5%

Resident population total females, percent (July 1) 2006

Otero 51.5%

Colorado 49.7%

USA 50.7%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006 = 48.5%

Resident population total males, percent (July 1) 2006

Otero 48.5%

Colorado 50.3%

USA 49.3%

County of Otero (Colorado) Miscellanea

Civilian noninstitutionalized population, 5 years and over, with a disability 2000 (sample) = 4,637

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 = 18 minutes.

County of Otero (Colorado) Population data by races

Resident population White alone (July 1) 2006 = 18,362

Resident population White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Otero 94.4%

Colorado 90.1%

USA 80.1%

Resident population Black alone (July 1) 2006 = 197

Resident population Black alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Otero 1.0%

Colorado 4.1%

USA 12.8%

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone (July 1) 2006 = 355

Resident population American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Otero 1.8%

Colorado 1.1%

USA 1.0%

Resident population Asian alone (July 1) 2006 = 165

Resident population Asian alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Otero 0.8%

Colorado 2.6%

USA 4.4%

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone (July 1) 2006 = 36

Resident population Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Otero 0.2%

Colorado 0.1%

USA 0.2%

Resident population Two or more races (July 1) 2006 = 337

Resident population Two or more races, percent (July 1) 2006

Otero 1.7%

Colorado 1.8%

USA 1.6%

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin (July 1) 2006 = 7,547

Resident population Hispanic or Latino Origin, percent (July 1) 2006

Otero 38.8%

Colorado 19.7%

USA 14.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone (July 1) 2006 = 11,246

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006 = 57.8%

Resident population Not Hispanic, White alone, percent (July 1) 2006

Otero 57.8%

Colorado 71.7%

USA 66.4%

County of Otero (Colorado) More population data

Births 2004 = 321

Deaths 2004 = 220

Infant deaths under one year 2004 = 4

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample) = 56.2%

Population 5 years and over by residence in 1995 - percent in same house 2000 (sample)

Otero 56.2%

Colorado 44.1%

USA 54.1%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample) = 4.9%

Percent foreign born population 2000 (sample)

Otero 4.9%

Colorado 8.6%

USA 11.1%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample) = 21.9%

Population 5 years and over, percent speaking language other than English at home 2000 (sample)

Otero 21.9%

Colorado 15.1%

USA 17.9%

County of Otero (Colorado) Incomes data (NAICS - North American Industry Classification System)

Personal Income (NAICS) 2005 = Mil.$ 485

Per capita personal income (NAICS) 2005 = $ 24,882

County of Otero (Colorado) Housing data

Housing unit estimates as of July 1, 2006 = 8,911

Housing unit estimates - net change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 98

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006 = 1.1%

Housing unit estimates - percent change, April 1, 2000 (base) to July 1, 2006

Otero 1.1%

Colorado 15.8%

USA 9.0%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count) = 69.1%

Owner-occupied housing units - percent of total occupied housing units 2000 (complete count)

Otero 69.1%

Colorado 67.3%

USA 66.2%

Median value of specified owner-occupied housing units 2000 (sample) = $ 66,300

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample) = 12%

Housing units by units in structure - multiple units 2000 (sample)

Otero 12%

Colorado 26%

USA 26%

County of Otero (Colorado) Households data

Households 2000 (complete count) = 7,920

Persons per household 2000 (complete count) = 2.49

Per capita income in 1999 = $ 15,113

Median household income 2004 = $ 30,298

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004 = 17.8%

People of all ages in poverty - percent 2004

Otero 17.8%

Colorado 10.2%

USA 12.7%

County of Otero (Colorado) Educational attainment

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000 = 75.7%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent high school graduate or higher 2000

Otero 75.7%

Colorado 86.9%

USA 80.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000 = 15.4%

Educational attainment - persons 25 years and over - percent bachelor's degree or higher 2000

Otero 15.4%

Colorado 32.7%

USA 24.4%

County of Otero (Colorado) Labor and Employment

Civilian labor force 2006 = 9,452

Civilian labor force unemployment 2006 = 577

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006 = 6.1%

Civilian labor force unemployment rate 2006

Otero 6.1%

Colorado 4.3%

USA 4.6%

Employment in all industries (NAICS) 2005 = 10,174

Employment in all industries (NAICS), net change 2000(SIC)- 2005 = -234

Employment in government and government enterprises (NAICS) 2005 = 2,027

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code) 2005 (thousands dollars) = $ 271,174

Earnings in all industries (NAICS, no code), average earnings per job 2005 (in thousands dollars) = $ 26,654

Private nonfarm establishments 2005 = 523

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005 = 5,142

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005 = 0.0%

Private nonfarm employment for pay period including March 12, 2005, percent change 2000-2005

Otero 0.0%

Colorado 1.2%

USA 2.0%

Nonemployer: total (NAICS 00) establishments, 2005 = 1,119

Accommodation and Food Services: total (NAICS 72) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 16,191

Total number of firms 2002 = 1,519

Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = Less than 100 firms: percentage not available

Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002 = 27.1%

Manufacturing: total (NAICS 31-33) - value of shipments 2002 (thousands dollars) = $ 0

Wholesale trade: total (NAICS 42) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 284,201

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll 2002 = $ 170,666

Retail trade: total (NAICS 44-45) - sales of establishments with payroll per capita 2002 = $ 8,610

New private housing units authorized by building permits - total 2006 (20,000-place universe) = 22

Valuation of new private housing units authorized by building permits 2006 (20,000-place universe) (thousands dollars) = $ 3,688

Land in farms (NAICS) 2002(acres)(not adjusted) = 546,396

Federal Government expenditure - total FY 2004 (thousands dollars) = $ 164,491

Federal Government expenditure per capita FY 2004 = $ 8,390

Airport Arkansas Valley Regional Medical Center Heliport - Carrica Ranch Heliport - Cottonwood Field - Fowler Airport - La Junta Municipal Airport - Melon Field - Todd Airport - Wine Glass International Airport - Arroyo McMahon Arroyo - Bridge Apishapa Bridge - Building Carnegie Library - Koshare Indian Museum - La Junta Municipal Building - Macdonald Hall - McBride Hall - McDivitt Center Gymnasium - McDivitt Hall - Otero County Courthouse - Otero County Jail - Otero Hall - Rocky Ford City Hall - Southeastern Colorado Exposition Building - Wheeler Hall - Wheeler Library - Woodruff Memorial Library - Wunsch Hall - Canal Catlin Canal - Holbrook Outlet Ditch - Horse Creek Supply Canal - Jackson Lateral - Lake Canal - Lewis Lateral - Ninemile Canal - Old Otero Canal - Otero Canal - Rocky Ford Canal - Rocky Ford Highline Canal - Two Buttes Canal - Wasson Lateral - Cemetery Fairview Cemetery - Higbee Cemetery - Hillcrest Cemetery - Holbrook Cemetery - Martinez Cemetery - Mount View Cemetery - Valley View Cemetery - Church Carson Avenue Baptist Church - Church of Christ - Church of Christ - Church of Our Lady of Guadalupe - Church of the Brethren - Community Presbyterian Church - Crossroads Church - East Holbrook Church - Emmanuel Mennonite Church - First Assembly of God Church - First Baptist Church - First Baptist Church - First Christian Church - First Christian Church - First Church of Christ Scientist - First Church of God - First Church of God - First Church of the Nazarene - First Methodist Church - First Methodist Episcopal Church (historical) - First Presbyterian Church - First United Methodist Church - Free Methodist Church - Full Gospel Church - Hubbard Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church - Immanuel Missionary Chapel - La Junta Baptist Tabernacle - Mount Zion Baptist Church - Penitenta Church - Pilgrim Holiness Church - Saint Andrew`s Episcopal Church - Saint Patrick`s Roman Catholic Church - Saint Peters Evangelical Lutheran Church - Saint Peter`s Catholic Church - Spanish Bible Tabernacle - Trinity Lutheran Church - Worship Center of Rocky Ford - Civil Otero County - Cliff Apishapa Bluff - Dixie Bluffs - Jack Point - Dam Browning and Reese Number 1 Dam - Browning and Reese Number 2 Dam - Crooked Arroyo Detention CA-1 Dam - Crooked Arroyo Detention CA-3 Dam - Crooked Arroyo Detention CA-4 Dam - Crooked Arroyo Retention CA-2 Dam - Dye Dam - Holbrook Dam - Horse Creek and Black Draw Dam - Horse Creek Dam - Prairie Land and Irrigation Number 1 Dam - Gap Packers Gap - Hospital Arkansas Valley Regional Medical Center - Atchinson, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad Hospital (historical) - Physicians Hospital (historical) - Pioneer Memorial Hospital - Lake Cheraw Lake - Manby Lake - May Water - Taylor Lake - Locale Baski Windmill - Black Tank Windmill - Bloom Hill Windmill - Bull Pasture Windmill - Burmingham Windmill - Carrica Ranch - Cedar Pond Windmill - Cochran Windmill - Dry Creek Camp - Girard Windmill - Harbeck Windmill - Hedgecock Windmill - Hoffman Windmill - Honeys Windmill - Inge Ranch - Krammes - Lees Windmill - Lewis Ranch - Little Windmill - Lower Sheep Canyon Windmill - Mullins Windmill - Nemo Windmill - Newdale - Reed Windmill - River Windmill - Rocky Ford Country Club - Rocky Ford Water Works - Smith Ranch - South Windmill - Swisher Windmill - Texico Windmill - Upper Hoffman Windmill - Wenzel Windmill - West Mesa North Windmill - West Mesa South Windmill - Wilson Windmill - Military (Historical) La Junta Army Air Field (historical) - Mine Hancock Pit - Park Blaine Park - Potter Park - Rattler Football Field - Tippy Martinez Softball Field - Populated Place Ayer - Benton - Bloom - Casa - Castiel - Cheraw - Elder - Fayette - Fowler - Hadley - Hawley - Hays - Higbee - La Junta - La Junta Gardens - La Junta Village - Manzanola - Mindeman - North La Junta - Old Fort Bent (historical) - Ormega - Orr - Randall - Roberta - Rocky Ford - Shelton - Swink - Timpas - Vroman - Post Office La Junta Post Office - Rocky Ford Post Office - Range Bloom Hills - Iron Springs Hills - Shale Hills - Reservoir Anderson Reservoir - Bear Springs Reservoir - Browing and Reese Number 1 Reservoir - Brown Reservoir - Browning and Reese Number 2 Reservoir - Cochran Reservoir - Crooked Arroyo CA-1 Detention Reservoir - Crooked Arroyo CA-3 Detention Reservoir - Crooked Arroyo CA-4 Detention Reservoir - Crooked Arroyo Retention CA-2 Reservoir - Daniher Reservoir - Dominick Reservoir - Dye Reservoir - Finki Reservoir - Freddy Reservoir - Fultz Reservoir - Government Pond - Government Reservoir - Haight Reservoir - Hixon Reservoir - Holbrook Reservoir - Horse Creek and Black Draw Reservoir - Horse Creek Reservoir - Kennedy Ponds - Lambing Camp Reservoir - Larson Reservoir - Lemley Pond - Newby Reservoir - Prairie Land Reservoir Number 1 - Prink Reservoir - Richardson Pit - School Section Reservoir - Smith Reservoir - Snowden Lake - Swink Reservoir Number 1 - Swink Reservoir Number 2 - Swink Reservoir Number 5 - Swink Reservoir Number 6 - Swisher Reservoir - Two Buttes Pond - School Columbian School - District Number 8 School - East School - Fort Bent School - Grand Valley School - Higbee Valley School - Jefferson Middle School - La Junta High School - La Junta Middle School - Liberty Elementary School - Lincoln School - Lincoln School - Newdale School - Otero Junior College - Park School - Rocky Ford High School - Saint Patrick Roman Catholic School - South School - Swink School - Washington Primary School - West School - Spring Antone Spring - Arnold Springs - Circle I Waters Spring - Good Pasture Spring - Iron Springs - Kitch Spring - Rock Waterhole - Stream Alkali Arroyo - Anderson Arroyo - Apishapa River - Bear Springs Arroyo - Benton Arroyo - Crooked Arroyo - Dry Creek - East Bear Springs Arroyo - East Branch Crooked Arroyo - East Fork Hoe Ranch Arroyo - East Fork King Arroyo - Harbordale Arroyo - Hoe Ranch Arroyo - Horse Creek - Iron Springs Arroyo - Jack Treese Arroyo - King Arroyo - Lone Tree Arroyo - McMahon Arroyo - Poitrey Arroyo - Robinson Arroyo - Rock Arroyo - Salt Arroyo - Sheep Canyon Arroyo - South Dry Creek - Thompson Arroyo - Timpas Creek - Vandiver Arroyo - West Bear Springs Arroyo - West Branch Crooked Arroyo - West Dry Creek - West Dry Creek - Summit Meredith Hill - Merker Hills - Miller Mesa - Tower KAVI-AM (Rocky Ford) - KAVI-FM (Rocky Ford) - KBLJ-FM (La Junta) - KBZZ-AM (La Junta) - Trail Old Santa Fe Trail - Valley Anderson Canyon - Breslin Draw - Corbin Canyon - Devils Canyon - Eightmile Canyon - Gaum Canyon - Gaussion Canyon - Godwin Canyon - Hardy Canyon - Horse Canyon - Hungerford Hollow - Jack Canyon - Last Chance Canyon - Minnie Canyon - Mixon Canyon - Ninemile Valley - North Fork Jack Canyon - Patterson Hollow - Penitenta Canyon - Plum Canyon - Purgatoire Canyon - Riley Canyon - School Section Canyon - Sheep Canyon - Smith Canyon - Smith Hollow - South Fork Jack Canyon - Stevens Draw - Terrel Canyon - Vogel Canyon - Vose Canyon - Withers Canyon - Well Big Well - Electric Well - Good Well - Haight Wells - House Water Well - Mills Well - North Well .