CO

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

About Poncha Springs, CO

Poncha Springs, CO is located in Chaffee County in the state of Colorado.

The total City Population for Poncha Springs is about 956 with about 125 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 10,292.

The Average Home Value is $303,050.00, which is roughly 13% higher than the Average Home Value of $264,378.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 38% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $50,903.50, which is roughly 17% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $61,414.00 for the state of Colorado, and roughly 11% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Poncha Springs is about 2.7%.

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

Chaffee County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 13.09% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 52.19%
Republican: 45.36%
Libertarian: 1.38%
Other: 0.74%
Green: 0.34%


Nearby Locations

Nathrop, CO (12.74 mi.)
Howard, CO (13.36 mi.)
Villa Grove, CO (19.84 mi.)
Buena Vista, CO (22.66 mi.)
Hartsel, CO (25.89 mi.)
Ohio City, CO (29.35 mi.)
Gunnison, CO (31.36 mi.)
Saguache, CO (31.65 mi.)
Cotopaxi, CO (31.66 mi.)
Parlin, CO (32.33 mi.)
Moffat, CO (32.37 mi.)
Guffey, CO (33.17 mi.)
Granite, CO (37.31 mi.)
Twin Lakes, CO (37.31 mi.)
Almont, CO (38.68 mi.)
Silver Cliff, CO (43.91 mi.)
Westcliffe, CO (43.91 mi.)
Brookside, CO (43.95 mi.)
Canon City, CO (43.95 mi.)
Fairplay, CO (46.58 mi.)
Lake George, CO (47.12 mi.)
Como, CO (47.74 mi.)
Jefferson, CO (47.74 mi.)
Florissant, CO (48.46 mi.)
Cripple Creek, CO (48.92 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 81201, 81242
Latitude : 38.557821
Longitude : -106.039252
TimeZone : Mountain (GMT -07:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 7100 ft.
Area Code(s) : 719

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.26
Male Population Estimate : 44.35%
Female Population Estimate : 45.54%
Median Age : 42.3
Male Median Age : 41.9
Female Median Age : 42.1

White Population Estimate : 86.01%
Black Population Estimate : 0.32%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 8.40%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.79%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.08%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.57%
Other Population Estimate : 2.66%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Poncha Springs specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Chaffee County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Chaffee County: About 61 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Chaffee County is about 79% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.