Huerfano County Information

Huerfano in Colorado occupies 1,593 square miles and has a 2006 population of 7,808, a change from a 2000 population of 7,862 and 6,009 in 1990. 13% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 11.8% percent is 25-35, and 13.3% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 18 acts of violent crime reported in Huerfano in 2004, a change from 21 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 206 people: 6% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 5.4%.

Read more about Huerfano, Colorado in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyHuerfano 
StateColorado 
Land Area1,593 sq. milesRanked 419 of 3,140
Population 20067,808Ranked 2,612 of 3,140
Population 20057,741 
Population 20007,862Ranked 2,618 of 3,140
Population 19906,009Ranked 2,756 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion91.9% 
African American3% 
Asian American.5% 
Native American3.3% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 55% 
Population 5 to 1410.2% 
Population 15 to 2413% 
Population 25 to 3411.8% 
Population 35 to 4413.3% 
Population 45 to 5415.5% 
Population 55 to 6412.7% 
Population 65 to 749.2% 
Population 75 and up9.5% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes1821
Murders / Manslaughters1 
Forcible Rapes  
Robberies1 
Aggravated Assaults16 
Total Property Crimes137146
Burglaries24 
Larceny Thefts107 
Motor Vehicle Thefts6 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population3,4273,078
Unemployed Population206165
Unemployment Rate6%5.4%

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