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Yuma County, Colorado (CO)

County population in 2019: 10,267 (35% urban, 65% rural); it was 9,841 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,507
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,181
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,700
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,264 (it was 1,100 in 2000)
% of renters here:

29%
State:

34%

Land area: 2366 sq. mi.

Water area: 3.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 4 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Yuma County: 92.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (24.6%), Educational, health and social services (15.9%), Retail trade (10.4%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 72%
  • Government: 14%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 14%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Yuma County, CO (2019)
    • 7,60974.3%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2,43723.8%Hispanic or Latino
    • 880.9%Two or more races
    • 580.6%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 480.5%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 30.03%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

38.2 years
Colorado median age:

37.1 years
Males: 5,120  (49.9%)
Females: 5,147  (50.1%)
Average household size:
Yuma County:

2.0 people
Colorado:

2 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $55,471 ($33,169 in 1999)
This county:

$55,471
Colorado:

$77,127

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $637 (lower quartile is $476, upper quartile is $845)
This county:

$637
State:

$1258


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $220,461 (it was $80,400 in 2000)
Yuma:

$220,461
Colorado:

$394,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $134,437 - $320,830

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $242,001
Here:

$242,001
State:

$487,835

Townhouses or other attached units: $174,697
Here:

$174,697
State:

$416,827

Mobile homes: $89,909
Here:

$89,909
State:

$102,984

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,394
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $402

Institutionalized population: 196

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 3
  • Burglaries: 3
  • Thefts: 8
  • Auto thefts: 1
Yuma County, CO map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 10 buildings, average cost: $96,600
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $106,000
  • 1999: 14 buildings, average cost: $81,500
  • 2000: 17 buildings, average cost: $79,000
  • 2001: 11 buildings, average cost: $91,500
  • 2002: 8 buildings, average cost: $115,500
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $121,300
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $132,500
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $143,000
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $283,400
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $135,500
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $172,500
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 0 buildings
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $152,900
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $77,700
  • 2013: 0 buildings
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $470,000
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $140,000
  • 2016: 3 buildings, average cost: $156,100
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $260,000
  • 2018: 0 buildings
  • 2019: 3 buildings, average cost: $191,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Yuma, CO residents
Average permit cost in Yuma, CO
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,020 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $806 (0.4%)

Distribution of median household income in Yuma, CO in 2019
Distribution of house value in Yuma, CO in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Yuma, CO in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 12.7%
Yuma County:

12.7%
Colorado:

9.3%
(10.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 51.3% for other race residents, 23.7% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 38.2 years old
(Males: 36.3 years old, Females: 42.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44.5 years old, Black residents: 45.6 years old, American Indian residents: 47.5 years old, Asian residents: 40.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 24.9 years old, Other race residents: 30.9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Yuma County is $424 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $516 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $676 a month.

Cities in this county include: Yuma, Wray, South Divide, Eckley, Idalia, Joes, Kirk, Laird, Vernon.

Yuma County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Yuma County: Donald Ranch (A), Price Ranch (B), Ward Ranch (C), Arapahoe Pumping Station (D), Buffalo Springs Ranch (E), Flying Y J Ranch (F), Fraizer Farms (G), Payne Hill (H), Newbanks Farms (I), Baker Farm (J), Washington County Landfill (K), Southwest Washington County Fire Protection Linden Fire Station (L), Southwest Washington County Fire Protection Woodrow Fire Station (M), Southwest Washington County Fire Protection Last Chance Fire Station (N), Southwest Washington County Fire Protection Anton Fire Department (O), Cope Fire Department (P). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Yuma County include: Glen Chapel (A), Abbot Church (B), Anton Bethel Union Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Glen Cemetery (1), Thurman Cemetery (2), Curtis Cemetery (3), Hope Cemetery (4), Hyde Cemetery (5), Elba Cemetery (6), Summit Springs Battlefield Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Snyder Lake (A), Deering Lake (B), Haverland Pond (C), Akron-Washington Company Recreation Reservoir (D), Buffalo Creek Reservoir (E), A-27 Reservoir (F), Prewitt Reservoir (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Jack Creek (A), East Fork Plumb Bush Creek (B), Vega Creek (C), Antelope Creek (D), Sand Creek (E), Plum Bush Creek (F), Hell Creek (G), Brunker Creek (H), Wetzel Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Yuma County: Summit Springs Battlefield Historical Marker (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: Lake County, California , Delaware County, Ohio , Clinton County, Missouri , Logan County, Ohio , Sedgwick County , Norton County, Kansas , Riley County, Kansas .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

2.8%
Colorado:

6.2%

Unemployment by year in Yuma, CO
County total employment by year in Yuma, CO
County average yearly wages by year in Yuma, CO

Current college students: 225
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 88.0%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 22.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,206 (7.5% naturalized citizens)

Yuma County:

11.8%
Whole state:

9.5%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 6242010 or later
  • 3292000 to 2009
  • 1411990 to 1999
  • 1351980 to 1989
  • 781970 to 1979
  • 55Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.4 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 93.7%

Yuma County marital status for males Yuma County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,817
  • One, attached: 78
  • Two: 53
  • 3 or 4: 76
  • 5 to 9: 82
  • 10 to 19: 38
  • 20 to 49: 66
  • 50 or more: 32
  • Mobile homes: 435

Housing units in Yuma County with a mortgage: 1,271 (16 second mortgage, 32 home equity loan, 36 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,576

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

70.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Yuma County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,26721
Catholic1,5782
Mainline Protestant1,3397
Other1282
None4,731-
Yuma County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Yuma County:

4.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Yuma County:

6.23 / 10,000 pop.
Colorado:

3.13 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 15
This county:

15.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Yuma County:

6.3%
Colorado:

5.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Yuma County:

21.5%
State:

18.4%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

5.9%
State:

9.6%

Agriculture in Yuma County:

Average size of farms: 1567 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $628,108
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $276.28
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 80.09%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $583,646
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 28.88%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 64.07%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $164,743
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 85.65%
Average age of principal farm operators: 53 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 19.34
Corn for grain: 185692 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 131960 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 1424 harvested acres
Vegetables: 6 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Yuma County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Colorado state average. It is 4992088.9 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 10 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 7/21/1993, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado injured 6 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Yuma County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Colorado state average. It is 535% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 521.9 miles away from Yuma County center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/18/1984 at 15:30:23, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.5 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 228.7 miles away from the county center
On 8/23/2011 at 05:46:18, a magnitude 5.3 (5.3 MW, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 238.3 miles away from the county center
On 9/3/2016 at 12:02:44, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 391.7 miles away from the county center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 MW) earthquake occurred 248.7 miles away from Yuma County center
On 8/10/2005 at 22:08:22, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 248.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Colorado Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4498, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Colorado Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides, Incident Period: May 04, 2015 to June 16, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4229: July 16, 2015, FEMA Id: 4229, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • Colorado Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3224: September 05, 2005, FEMA Id: 3224, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Colorado Wildfires, Incident Period: April 23, 2002 to August 06, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1421: June 19, 2002, FEMA Id: 1421, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Colorado Severe Storms, Incident Period: April 11, 2001 to April 22, 2001, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1374: May 17, 2001, FEMA Id: 1374, Natural disaster type: Storm
  • Colorado TORNADOES, SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: June 19, 1965, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-200: June 19, 1965, FEMA Id: 200, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood

The number of natural disasters in Yuma County (6) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 1
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Yuma

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,674 (71.0%)
  • Carpooled: 732 (14.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 38 (0.7%)
  • Bicycle: 1 (0.0%)
  • Walked: 156 (3.0%)
  • Worked at home: 571 (11.0%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (13%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Management occupations (23%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (8%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (69%)
  • Argentina (24%)
  • Poland (2%)
  • Honduras (1%)
  • Canada (1%)
  • Germany (1%)
  • Czechoslovakia (includes Czech Republic and Slovakia) (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Yuma County


  • German (20%)
  • American (7%)
  • English (4%)
  • European (4%)
  • Danish (3%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • Italian (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Yuma County, Colorado in 2000:

  • 108 people in nursing homes
  • 16 people in other group homes
  • 11 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

People in group quarters in Yuma County, Colorado in 2010:

  • 105 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 75 people in state prisons
  • 16 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $61,156.

5.53% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,727 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.53%
Colorado average:

10.99%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.10% relocated from other counties in Colorado ($22,616 average AGI)
2.43% relocated from other states ($16,111 average AGI)
Yuma County:

2.43%
Colorado average:

4.99%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries


6.10% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($47,600 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.10%
Colorado average:

9.96%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.39% relocated to other counties in Colorado ($24,591 average AGI)
2.72% relocated to other states ($23,009 average AGI)
Yuma County:

2.72%
Colorado average:

3.89%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Weld County, CO  0.64% ($37,696 average AGI)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.3

Births per 1000 population in Yuma County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 9.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Yuma County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 3.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Yuma County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 14.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 8.9%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Yuma County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Yuma County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Yuma County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Yuma County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Yuma County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Yuma County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,702 (1,549 aged, 153 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 450 (18%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Yuma County, Colorado in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (108)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (31)
  • Unspecified dementia (21)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 19%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 10,267
  • Male householders: 2,039 (406 living alone), Female householders: 2,146 (614 living alone)
  • 2,322 spouses (2,272 opposite-sex spouses), 229 unmarried partners, (223 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 2,648 children (2,401 natural, 59 adopted, 189 stepchildren), 123 grandchildren, 29 brothers or sisters, 33 parents, 0 foster children, 45 other relatives, 532 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 123

Size of family households: 1,641 2-persons, 476 3-persons, 415 4-persons, 221 5-persons, 159 6-persons, 37 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,025 1-person, 217 2-persons.

1,674 married couples with children.
658 single-parent households (213 men, 445 women).

81.3% of residents of Yuma speak English at home.
17.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (43% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 35% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (51% speak English very well, 49% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $73,549,000 ($7,521 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $450,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $20,704,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $10,741,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $26,095,000
Federal grants: $11,516,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,419,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,073,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $791,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $12,645,000
Federal Government insurance: $92,987,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 706
Here:

72 per 1000 residents
State:

76 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 543
Here:

55 per 1000 residents
State:

32 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +237
Here:

+24 per 1000 residents
State:

+24 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -440
Here -45 per 1000 residents
State +10 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Yuma County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.83 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.2
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.0

Year house built in Yuma County, Colorado
  • Year house built in Yuma County, Colorado
  • 922014 or later
  • 332010 to 2013
  • 2782000 to 2009
  • 3771990 to 1999
  • 4481980 to 1989
  • 7291970 to 1979
  • 4561960 to 1969
  • 6401950 to 1959
  • 1791940 to 1949
  • 1,3651939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Yuma County, Colorado
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Yuma County, Colorado
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Yuma County, Colorado
  • 201 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 223 rooms
  • 2104 rooms
  • 2745 rooms
  • 5626 rooms
  • 4307 rooms
  • 4258 rooms
  • 8789+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Yuma County, Colorado
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Yuma County, Colorado
  • 241 room
  • 1052 rooms
  • 2153 rooms
  • 2444 rooms
  • 3215 rooms
  • 2266 rooms
  • 537 rooms
  • 528 rooms
  • 1179+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Yuma County, Colorado
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Yuma County, Colorado
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Yuma County, Colorado
  • 20no bedroom
  • 351 bedroom
  • 5472 bedrooms
  • 1,0793 bedrooms
  • 7534 bedrooms
  • 3975+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Yuma County, Colorado
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Yuma County, Colorado
  • 24no bedroom
  • 2681 bedroom
  • 4422 bedrooms
  • 5223 bedrooms
  • 684 bedrooms
  • 385+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Yuma County, Colorado in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Yuma County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Yuma County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 21no vehicle
  • 5631 vehicle
  • 1,0892 vehicles
  • 7203 vehicles
  • 3214 vehicles
  • 1255+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Yuma County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Yuma County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 166no vehicle
  • 4761 vehicle
  • 4342 vehicles
  • 1633 vehicles
  • 1304 vehicles
  • 45+ vehicles

84.9% of Yuma County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 66% lived in Colorado.

Yuma County:

84.9%
State average:

82.0%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 6,269
  • Other state: 2,722
  • Northeast: 210
  • Midwest: 1,200
  • South: 435
  • West: 861
Year householders moved into unit in Yuma County, CO
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Yuma County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 58.1%Utility gas
  • 24.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13.2%Electricity
  • 1.7%Wood
  • 1.3%Other fuel
  • 0.9%No fuel used
  • 0.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 49.0%Utility gas
  • 28.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 20.9%Electricity
  • 0.7%Wood
  • 0.7%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 93
Here:

9.0%
Colorado:

8.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 101
Here:

18.6%
Colorado:

8.6%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 4
Here:

1.7%
Colorado:

13.1%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Yuma County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $430,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $70,000
  • Charges - Other: $22,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,940,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,638,000
    General - Other: $1,689,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $1,396,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,195,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,160,000
    Correctional Institutions: $930,000
    Police Protection: $913,000
    Financial Administration: $563,000
    General Public Buildings: $304,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $202,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $167,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $13,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $162,000
    Other: $142,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $321,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $201,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $121,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,549,000
    Interest Earnings: $258,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $23,881,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,381,000
    Public Welfare: $2,918,000
    General Local Government Support: $703,000
    Other: $311,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,065,000
    Other: $367,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $7,000
    Public Utility License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,006,000

Yuma County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $430,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $70,000
  • Charges - Other: $22,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,940,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,638,000
    General - Other: $1,689,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $1,396,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,195,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,160,000
    Correctional Institutions: $930,000
    Police Protection: $913,000
    Financial Administration: $563,000
    General Public Buildings: $304,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $202,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $167,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $13,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $162,000
    Other: $142,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $321,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $201,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $121,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,549,000
    Interest Earnings: $258,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $23,881,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,381,000
    Public Welfare: $2,918,000
    General Local Government Support: $703,000
    Other: $311,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,065,000
    Other: $367,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $7,000
    Public Utility License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,006,000

Yuma County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $430,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $70,000
  • Charges - Other: $22,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,940,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,638,000
    General - Other: $1,689,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $1,396,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,195,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,160,000
    Correctional Institutions: $930,000
    Police Protection: $913,000
    Financial Administration: $563,000
    General Public Buildings: $304,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $202,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $167,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $13,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $162,000
    Other: $142,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $321,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $201,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $121,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,549,000
    Interest Earnings: $258,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $23,881,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,381,000
    Public Welfare: $2,918,000
    General Local Government Support: $703,000
    Other: $311,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,065,000
    Other: $367,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $7,000
    Public Utility License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,006,000

Yuma County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $430,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $70,000
  • Charges - Other: $22,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $1,940,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,638,000
    General - Other: $1,689,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $1,396,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,195,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $1,160,000
    Correctional Institutions: $930,000
    Police Protection: $913,000
    Financial Administration: $563,000
    General Public Buildings: $304,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $202,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $167,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $13,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $162,000
    Other: $142,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $321,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $201,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $121,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $1,549,000
    Interest Earnings: $258,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $23,881,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,381,000
    Public Welfare: $2,918,000
    General Local Government Support: $703,000
    Other: $311,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,065,000
    Other: $367,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $7,000
    Public Utility License: $1,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,006,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 127
  • Number of aged recipients: 22
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 105
  • Number of recipients under 18: 20
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 79
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 28
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 51
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 44
Most common first names in Yuma County, CO among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John7181.9 years
William6979.2 years
Robert5274.9 years
Mary5183.0 years
George4679.9 years
James3973.5 years
Anna3487.8 years
Henry3380.7 years
Charles3279.2 years
Frank2981.9 years
Most common last names in Yuma County, CO among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown4475.2 years
Smith3779.4 years
Wilson2980.6 years
Anderson2579.0 years
Renzelman2181.0 years
Korf2178.7 years
Miller1873.7 years
Jones1881.8 years
Davis1571.2 years
Morris1580.6 years
Businesses in Yuma County, CO
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2H&R Block1
Ace Hardware2Jones New York1
Alco Stores2RadioShack2
Chevrolet1SAS Shoes1
Dairy Queen1Subway2
FedEx2U-Haul2
Ford1