No results found
Show all results

Huerfano County, CO&

Add Comparison
0.29% growth
Median Age
Median Household Income
4.86% growth
Poverty Rate
Number of Employees
8.64% growth
Median Property Value
3.93% growth


The economy of Huerfano County, CO employs 2,402 people. The economy of Huerfano County, CO is specialized in Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting; Real Estate, Rental & Leasing; and Public Admin., which employ respectively 2.39; 1.96; and 1.84 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Huerfano County, CO are Healthcare & Social Assistance (489), Retail trade (292), and Accommodation & Food Service (266), and the highest paying industries are Transportation & Warehousing ($86,154), Real Estate, Rental & Leasing ($80,114), and Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction ($61,250).

Median household income in Huerfano County, CO is $33,257. Males in Huerfano County, CO have an average income that is 1.24 times higher than the average income of females, which is $45,206. The income inequality of Huerfano County, CO (measured using the Gini index) is 0.456 which is lower than the national average.


Median Household Income

Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

Wage by Race & Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Wage Distribution

Income by Location

Poverty by Age and Gender

Poverty by Race & Ethnicity


Employment by Occupations

Most Common

Dataset: Source:

Most Specialized

Dataset: Source:

Highest Paid

Dataset: Source:


Employment by Industries

Most Common

Dataset: Source:

Most Specialized

Dataset: Source:

Highest Paying

Dataset: Source:

Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Huerfano County, CO. In Huerfano County, CO the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 55-64 and 55-64, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 108 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $6,284. Logan County, CO has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Colorado.


Clinician to Patient Rates

Insurance Coverage by Age and Gender

Medicare Enrollment and Reimbursements by Location

Trends in Medicare Enrollment and Reimbursements

Hospital Care for Medicare Patients

Heart Disease and Pneumonia

Diabetes Care

Preventative Women’s Health Services

Health Risks

Opioid Use

Conditions and Diseases

Risky/Harmful Behaviors

Homicide & Crime


Huerfano County, CO is home to a population of 6,521 people, from which 99% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Huerfano County, CO is composed of 4,217 White residents (64.7%), 2,246 Hispanic residents (34.4%), 33 Native residents (0.51%), 10 Two+ residents (0.15%), and 10 Asian residents (0.15%). The most common foreign languages in Huerfano County, CO are Spanish (658 speakers), German (32 speakers), and Polish (28 speakers), but compared to other places, Huerfano County, CO has a relative high number of Polish (28 speakers), German (32 speakers), and Italian (18 speakers).


Age by Nativity


Global Diversity


Race & Ethnicity

Non-English Speakers




In 2015 universities in Colorado awarded 89,945 degrees. The student population of Colorado is skewed towards females, with 39,238 male students and 50,707 female students. Most students in Colorado are White (57,614 and 64.1%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (12,228 and 13.6%), Unknown (5,568 and 6.19%), and Black or African American (5,287 and 5.88%). The largest universities in Colorado by number of graduates are University of Colorado Boulder (7,682 and 8.54%), Colorado State University-Fort Collins (7,361 and 8.18%), and Colorado Technical University-Online (5,016 and 5.58%). The most popular majors in Colorado are General Business Administration & Management (4,736 and 5.27%), General Psychology (1,885 and 2.1%), and Registered Nursing (1,849 and 2.06%). The median tuition costs in Colorado are $45,288 for private four year colleges, and $7,067 and $18,859 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



Student Gender for Common Institutions

Student Race & Ethnicity

Housing & Living

The median property value in Huerfano County, CO is $153,400, which is 0.75 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $147,600 to $153,400, a 3.93% increase. The homeownership rate of Huerfano County, CO is 74.1%, which is higher than the national average of 63.6%. People in Huerfano County, CO have an average commute time of 19.9 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Huerfano County, CO is higher than the national average, with an average of 3 cars per household.


Household Income


Property Value

Property Taxes

Rent vs Own


Car Ownership

Commute Time

Commuter Transportation

Keep Exploring

United States
Fremont, Chaffee, Park, Lake, Huerfano, Pueblo (Southwest) & Custer Counties PUMA
public use microdata area
No results found
Loading Comparison