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Walsenburg, CO (Colorado) Houses and Residents

Walsenburg,CO index of house prices

Total population: 2,896 (All urban)

Houses: 1,756 (1,303 occupied: 751 owner occupied, 550 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

42%
State:

35%

Housing density: 754 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $86,286.

Median contract rent in 2016: $341 (lower quartile is $181, upper quartile is $423)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $382


Median gross rent in Walsenburg, CO in 2016: $393

Housing units in Walsenburg with a mortgage: 372 (2 second mortgage, 13 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 388

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $28,964

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $39,900

Median monthly housing costs: $581


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Walsenburg, Colorado Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $108,296 (it was $62,100 in 2000)
Walsenburg:

$108,296
Colorado:

$314,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $75,552 - $157,581

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $119,695
Here:

$119,695
State:

$396,907

Mobile homes: $73,783
Here:

$73,783
State:

$87,176
Median year house/condo built: 1939

Median year apartment built: 1942

Household type by relationship:

Households: 3,015
  • In family households: 2,246 (274 male householders, 431 female householders)
    374 spouses, 687 children (579 natural, 84 adopted, 28 stepchildren), 176 grandchildren, 45 brothers or sisters, 61 parents, 123 other relatives, 66 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 688 (315 male householders (253 living alone)), 288 female householders (278 living alone)), 74 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 84

Size of family households: 380 2-persons, 106 3-persons, 142 4-persons, 56 5-persons, 16 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 531 1-person, 66 2-persons.

242 married couples with children.
166 single-parent households (31 men, 135 women).

88.9% of residents of Walsenburg speak English at home.
10.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (85% speak English very well, 15% speak English well).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 31 (1.0%)
(48.4% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.1
State:

6.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.3
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Walsenburg, Colorado:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 721 bedroom
  • 2102 bedrooms
  • 3083 bedrooms
  • 1474 bedrooms
  • 45+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Walsenburg population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Walsenburg, Colorado:

  • 14no bedroom
  • 1391 bedroom
  • 2082 bedrooms
  • 1613 bedrooms
  • 274 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Walsenburg population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Walsenburg in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 15no vehicle
  • 2141 vehicle
  • 2582 vehicles
  • 1753 vehicles
  • 554 vehicles
  • 355+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Walsenburg population

Cars and other vehicles available in Walsenburg in renter-occupied apartments

  • 162no vehicle
  • 2471 vehicle
  • 542 vehicles
  • 163 vehicles
  • 604 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Walsenburg population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Walsenburg, Colorado:

  • 01 room
  • 132 rooms
  • 163 rooms
  • 1384 rooms
  • 1005 rooms
  • 1856 rooms
  • 667 rooms
  • 1418 rooms
  • 959+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Walsenburg population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Walsenburg, Colorado:

  • 151 room
  • 322 rooms
  • 893 rooms
  • 1594 rooms
  • 1015 rooms
  • 396 rooms
  • 677 rooms
  • 118 rooms
  • 339+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Walsenburg population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Walsenburg, CO household income distribution

  • Walsenburg, CO household income distribution
  • 149Less than $10,000
  • 189$10,000 to $14,999
  • 155$15,000 to $19,999
  • 128$20,000 to $24,999
  • 112$25,000 to $29,999
  • 60$30,000 to $34,999
  • 78$35,000 to $39,999
  • 46$40,000 to $44,999
  • 24$45,000 to $49,999
  • 83$50,000 to $59,999
  • 27$60,000 to $74,999
  • 105$75,000 to $99,999
  • 55$100,000 to $124,999
  • 5$125,000 to $149,999
  • 4$150,000 to $199,999
  • 27$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Walsenburg, CO

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Walsenburg, CO
  • 6Less than $10,000
  • 21$20,000 to $24,999
  • 6$25,000 to $29,999
  • 6$35,000 to $39,999
  • 50$40,000 to $49,999
  • 40$50,000 to $59,999
  • 66$60,000 to $69,999
  • 56$70,000 to $79,999
  • 22$80,000 to $89,999
  • 92$90,000 to $99,999
  • 43$100,000 to $124,999
  • 15$125,000 to $149,999
  • 46$150,000 to $174,999
  • 24$175,000 to $199,999
  • 18$200,000 to $249,999
  • 17$250,000 to $299,999
  • 23$300,000 to $399,999
  • 21$500,000 to $749,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Walsenburg, CO

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Walsenburg, CO
  • 9Less than $100
  • 64$100 to $149
  • 24$150 to $199
  • 3$200 to $249
  • 40$250 to $299
  • 59$300 to $349
  • 21$350 to $399
  • 34$400 to $449
  • 47$450 to $499
  • 40$500 to $549
  • 9$550 to $599
  • 5$600 to $649
  • 12$650 to $699
  • 10$700 to $749
  • 4$1,000 to $1,249
  • 92No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 02010 or later
  • 142000 to 2009
  • 51990 to 1999
  • 241980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 9Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Walsenburg population
Walsenburg commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 195
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 292
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 247
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 64
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 0
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 7
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 39
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 0
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 0
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 71
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 9
  • 90 or more minutes: 19
Walsenburg, CO Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 86.0%
Number of people working at home: 70 (6.8% of all workers)

Walsenburg mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 827 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 92 (9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 22 (2%)
  • Taxi: 14 (1%)
  • Walked: 31 (3%)
  • Worked at home: 70 (7%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 93
 American: 74
 Italian: 69
 Irish: 33
 English: 29
 Scotch-Irish: 17
 Scandinavian: 6
 Swedish: 4
 Scottish: 3
 Lebanese: 2

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 39%Honduras
  • 26%Germany
  • 16%India
  • 0%England
  • 0%Scotland
  • 0%Ireland
  • 0%Denmark

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

  • This state: 2,146
  • Other state: 800
  • Northeast: 38
  • Midwest: 176
  • South: 314
  • West: 275

88% of Walsenburg residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 35% lived in Colorado.

Walsenburg:

88.0%
State average:

81.5%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 31
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 11
  • 7th and 8th grade: 48
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 22
  • 11th grade: 43
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 4
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 310
  • Less than 1 year of college: 136
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 127
  • Associate degree: 137
  • Bachelor's degree: 124
  • Master's degree: 77
  • Professional school degree: 8
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 6
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 21
  • 9th grade: 44
  • 10th grade: 36
  • 11th grade: 29
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 15
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 398
  • Less than 1 year of college: 102
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 183
  • Associate degree: 119
  • Bachelor's degree: 129
  • Master's degree: 52
  • Professional school degree: 3
  • Doctorate degree: 3

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 21.4%Males
  • 11.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 59.1%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 13.7%Males
  • 26.5%Females
Walsenburg marital status for males
Walsenburg marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,415
  • One, attached: 37
  • Two: 85
  • 3 or 4: 36
  • 5 to 9: 18
  • 10 to 19: 37
  • 20 to 49: 24
  • Mobile homes: 91

Median worth of mobile homes: $146,667

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 7.2%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 9.7%

House/condo owner moved in on average 15 years ago

Renter moved in on average 2 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Walsenburg:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Walsenburg
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (59.1%)
  • Electricity (16.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12.4%)
  • Wood (10.5%)
  • Coal or coke (0.7%)
  • Utility gas (76.2%)
  • Electricity (16.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.5%)
  • No fuel used (1.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 37
Here:

9.8%
Colorado:

7.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 0
Here:

0.0%
Colorado:

6.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 37
Here:

43.0%
Colorado:

14.0%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)