CO

National Population : 333,590,059
Colorado State Population : 5,605,608

About Fort Lyon, CO

Fort Lyon, CO is located in Bent County in the state of Colorado.

The total City Population for Fort Lyon is about 5,620 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about N/A.

The Average Home Value is $35,500.00, which is roughly 87% lower than the Average Home Value of $264,378.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 81% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $15,354.00, which is roughly 75% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $61,414.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 73% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Fort Lyon is about .

Colorado is ranked #9 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 71.88 out of 100.

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Voting

Bent County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 51.29% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 66.09%
Democratic: 32.19%
Other: 0.79%
Libertarian: 0.66%
Green: 0.26%


Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 81038, 81054
Latitude : 38.100300
Longitude : -103.150200
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 3905 ft.
Area Code(s) : 719

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 1.16
Male Population Estimate : 68.15%
Female Population Estimate : 31.85%
Median Age : 40.6
Male Median Age : 39.8
Female Median Age : 22.2

White Population Estimate : 79.80%
Black Population Estimate : 9.15%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 32.85%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.28%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.09%
Indian Population Estimate : 3.47%
Other Population Estimate : 8.29%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Fort Lyon specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Bent County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Bent County: About 133 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Bent County is about 54% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.