Haxtun, Colorado

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Haxtun, Colorado
The fire department/police station in Haxtun, Colorado
The fire department/police station in Haxtun, Colorado
Location of Haxtun in Phillips County, Colorado.
Location of Haxtun in Phillips County, Colorado.
Coordinates: 40°38′30″N 102°37′44″W / 40.64167°N 102.62889°W / 40.64167; -102.62889Coordinates: 40°38′30″N 102°37′44″W / 40.64167°N 102.62889°W / 40.64167; -102.62889
Country United States
State Colorado
County[1]Phillips
Incorporated (town)July 30, 1909[2]
Government
 • TypeStatutory Town[1]
Area
 • Total0.54 sq mi (1.39 km2)
 • Land0.54 sq mi (1.39 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation4,029 ft (1,228 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total946
 • Estimate 
(2017)[5]
914
 • Density1,707.64/sq mi (658.75/km2)
Time zoneUTC-7 (MST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-6 (MDT)
ZIP code[6]
80731
Area code(s)970
FIPS code08-34960
GNIS feature ID0204719

Haxtun is a Statutory Town in Phillips County, Colorado, United States. The population was 946 at the 2010 census.[7]

Geography[edit]

Haxtun is located at 40°38′30″N 102°37′44″W / 40.64167°N 102.62889°W / 40.64167; -102.62889 (40.641726, -102.628910).[8]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.5 square miles (1.3 km2), all of it land.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910341
19201,118227.9%
19301,027−8.1%
1940985−4.1%
19501,0062.1%
1960990−1.6%
1970899−9.2%
19801,01412.8%
1990952−6.1%
20009823.2%
2010946−3.7%
Est. 2017914[5]−3.4%
U.S. Decennial Census[9]

As of the census[10] of 2010, there were 946 people, 405 households, and 257 families residing in the town. The racial makeup of the town was 96.4% White, 0.10% African American, 0.7% Native American, 0.2% Asian, 0.10% Pacific Islander, 1.0% from other races, and 1.50% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.8% of the population.

There were 405 households out of which 26.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.8% were married couples living together, 7.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 36.5% were non-families. 34.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 34.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.26 and the average family size was 2.93.

In the town, the population was spread out with 26.6% under the age of 18, and 73.4% were 18 years of age or older. The median age was 39.9 years. For every 100 females, there were 112.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 111.4 males.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Active Colorado Municipalities". State of Colorado, Department of Local Affairs. Archived from the original on 2009-12-12. Retrieved 2007-09-01.
  2. ^ "Colorado Municipal Incorporations". State of Colorado, Department of Personnel & Administration, Colorado State Archives. 2004-12-01. Retrieved 2007-09-02.
  3. ^ "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jul 25, 2017.
  4. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  5. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved January 25, 2019.
  6. ^ "ZIP Code Lookup". United States Postal Service. Archived from the original (JavaScript/HTML) on September 3, 2007. Retrieved September 30, 2007.
  7. ^ "2010 City Population and Housing Occupancy Status". U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved June 7, 2012.
  8. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  9. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved January 25, 2019.
  10. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2019-01-25.

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