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0.93% decline
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2.14% growth
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1.91% decline
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0.8% growth


The economy of Prowers County, CO employs 5,383 people. The economy of Prowers County, CO is specialized in Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting; Utilities; and Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction, which employ respectively 8.49; 3.59; and 1.48 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Prowers County, CO are Healthcare & Social Assistance (1,020), Retail trade (712), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting (606), and the highest paying industries are Finance & Insurance ($48,276), Transportation & Warehousing ($40,188), and Educational Services ($31,012).

Median household income in Prowers County, CO is $41,037. Males in Prowers County, CO have an average income that is 1.01 times higher than the average income of females, which is $37,862. The income inequality of Prowers County, CO (measured using the Gini index) is 0.45 which is lower than the national average.


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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Prowers County, CO. In Prowers County, CO the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 33 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $9,454. Logan County, CO has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Colorado.


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Prowers County, CO is home to a population of 12,121 people, from which 93.5% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Prowers County, CO is composed of 7,356 White residents (60.7%), 4,449 Hispanic residents (36.7%), 118 Two+ residents (0.97%), 99 Asian residents (0.82%), and 55 Black residents (0.45%). The most common foreign languages in Prowers County, CO are Spanish (2,544 speakers), Arabic (47 speakers), and French (41 speakers), but compared to other places, Prowers County, CO has a relative high number of Scandinavian (11 speakers), Spanish (2,544 speakers), and Arabic (47 speakers).


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In 2015 universities in Prowers County, CO awarded 216 degrees. The student population of Prowers County, CO is skewed towards females, with 74 male students and 142 female students. Most students in Prowers County, CO are White (150 and 69.4%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (39 and 18.1%), Two or more races (7 and 3.24%), and Black or African American (6 and 2.78%). The largest universities in Prowers County, CO by number of graduates are Lamar Community College (216 and 100%), N/A (N/A and N/A), and N/A (N/A and N/A). The most popular majors in Prowers County, CO are Liberal Arts & Sciences (34 and 15.7%), General Studies (27 and 12.5%), and Other Liberal Arts & Sciences, General Studies, & Humanities (22 and 10.2%). The median tuition costs in Prowers County, CO are N/A for private four year colleges, and N/A and N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.



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Housing & Living

The median property value in Prowers County, CO is $88,100, which is 0.43 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value increased from $87,400 to $88,100, a 0.8% increase. The homeownership rate of Prowers County, CO is 65%, which is higher than the national average of 63.6%. People in Prowers County, CO have an average commute time of 12.8 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Prowers County, CO is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.


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