Demographics

People

Total Population1,472
Male Share of the Population57.3%
Female Share of the Population42.7%
Senior Citizens15.2%
Employed Population 16+571
Age of the Population36

Families

% of people married34%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher23.2%
Median Earnings25+$27,989
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$36,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$51,875
% Above Poverty Level80.5%
% Below Poverty Level19.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home1.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work10.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone28.4%
Median Gross Rent$714
Median House Value$68,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)33.7%
German19.8%
English12%
Irish10.8%
French Except Basque5.3%
Polish2.5%
Scottish2.2%
Czech2.1%
Norwegian1.6%
Italian1.1%
Hungarian1%
Welsh0.5%
Jamaican0.2%
West Indian0.2%
Swedish0.2%
Russian0.1%
Canadian0.1%
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Ordway Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyCrowley County
Standard Zip Codes81063
Phone Area Codes719
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude38.22
Approximate Longitude-103.75

Ordway Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationORDWAY 2 ENE
Distance2.1 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
StationTACONY 10 SE
Distance20.3 miles
Jan Temp14 to 45 F
Apr Temp34 to 67 F
Jul Temp58 to 92 F
Oct Temp36 to 70 F
Annual Precip11.3 inches
StationLA JUNTA 20 S
Distance37.7 miles
Jan Temp16 to 48 F
Apr Temp37 to 68 F
Jul Temp63 to 95 F
Oct Temp37 to 72 F
Annual Precip14.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Cheraw234$60,000
Crowley314$32,250
Manzanola478$40,714
Olney Springs539$45,500
Rocky Ford3,824$37,853

Ordway Public Libraries

Combined Community Library (ordway)
1007 MAIN STREET
Ordway, Colorado
(719) 267-3823

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Ordway Public Schools

Crowley County Elementary School
630 Main
ZIP: 81063
Primary
Total Enrollment 196
Crowley County High School
602 Main
ZIP: 81063
High
Total Enrollment 152
Crowley County Ward Middle School
1001 Main
ZIP: 81063
Middle
Total Enrollment 89
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