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Demographics

People

Total Population194
Male Share of the Population51.5%
Female Share of the Population48.5%
Senior Citizens13.4%
Employed Population 16+74
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married40.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher8.8%
Median Earnings25+$18,594
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$14,028

Wealth

Median Family Income$44,688
% Above Poverty Level77.8%
% Below Poverty Level22.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.8%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone23.9%
Median Gross Rent$550
Median House Value$69,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)36.1%
German10.3%
Irish7.7%
English6.7%
French Except Basque2.6%
Swedish2.1%
Polish1.5%
Scottish1%
Swiss1%
Greek1%
Dutch1%
Danishn0.5%
Norwegian0.5%
Russian0.5%
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Cheraw Almanac

CategoryValue
County Otero County
P.O. Box Zip Codes81030
Phone Area Codes719
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude38.1
Approximate Longitude-103.52

Cheraw Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationLA JUNTA 4 NNE
Distance4.1 miles
Jan Temp15 to 44 F
Apr Temp36 to 68 F
Jul Temp62 to 94 F
Oct Temp38 to 71 F
Annual Precip11.7 inches
StationROCKY FORD 2 SE
Distance11.5 miles
Jan Temp14 to 46 F
Apr Temp35 to 70 F
Jul Temp60 to 94 F
Oct Temp36 to 73 F
Annual Precip11.8 inches
StationORDWAY 2 ENE
Distance13.6 miles
Jan Temp11 to 45 F
Apr Temp33 to 68 F
Jul Temp59 to 95 F
Oct Temp34 to 72 F
Annual Precip11.3 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
La Junta6,978$43,229
Las Animas1,909$34,886
Ordway1,464$31,471
Rocky Ford3,858$36,590
Swink755$36,667

Cheraw Public Schools

Cheraw Elementary School
110 Lakeview Avenue
ZIP: 81030
Cheraw Middle School
110 Lakeview Avenue
ZIP: 81030
Cheraw School
110 Lakeview Avenue
ZIP: 81030
Other
Total Enrollment 229
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