- Ramah, Colorado
official_name = Town of Ramah, Colorado
mapsize = 250px
map_caption = Location in El Paso County and the state of
subdivision_type = Country
subdivision_name = USA
subdivision_type1 = State
subdivision_name1 = flag|Colorado
subdivision_type2 = Countycite web | url = http://www.dola.state.co.us/dlg/local_governments/municipalities.html | title = Active Colorado Municipalities | format =
HTML| publisher = State of Colorado, Department of Local Affairs | accessdate = 2007-09-01]
subdivision_name2 = El Paso
government_type = Statutory Town
established_title2 = Incorporated (town)
July 18, 1927cite web | url = http://www.colorado.gov/dpa/doit/archives/muninc.html | title = Colorado Municipal Incorporations | format = HTML| publisher = State of Colorado, Department of Personnel & Administration, Colorado State Archives | date = 2004-12-01| accessdate = 2007-09-02]
unit_pref = Imperial
area_total_km2 = 0.6
area_land_km2 = 0.6
area_water_km2 = 0
area_total_sq_mi = 0.2
area_land_sq_mi = 0.2
area_water_sq_mi = 0
population_as_of = 2000
population_total = 117
population_density_km2 = 195
population_density_sq_mi = 585
timezone = Mountain (MST)
utc_offset = -7
timezone_DST = MDT
utc_offset_DST = -6
latd = 39 |latm = 7 |lats = 19 |latNS = N
longd = 104 |longm = 9 |longs = 57 |longEW = W
elevation_footnotes = GR|3
elevation_m = 1864
elevation_ft = 6115
postal_code = 80832
area_code = 719
blank_name = FIPS code
blank_info = 08-62660
blank1_name = GNIS feature ID
blank1_info = [http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO::P3_FID:0203671 0203671]
Ramah is a Statutory Town in El Paso County,
Colorado, United States. The population was 117 at the 2000 census.
Ramah is located at coor dms|39|7|19|N|104|9|57|W|city (39.121838, -104.165824)GR|1.
According to the
United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.2 square miles (0.6 km²), all of it land.
As of the
censusGR|2 of 2000, there were 117 people, 50 households, and 31 families residing in the town. The population densitywas 473.2 people per square mile (180.7/km²). There were 65 housing units at an average density of 262.9/sq mi (100.4/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 86.32% White, 0.85% African American, 0.85% Pacific Islander, 1.71% from other races, and 10.26% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 8.55% of the population.
There were 50 households out of which 26.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 46.0% were married couples living together, 12.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 38.0% were non-families. 28.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.34 and the average family size was 2.94.
In the town the population was spread out with 27.4% under the age of 18, 3.4% from 18 to 24, 20.5% from 25 to 44, 36.8% from 45 to 64, and 12.0% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 44 years. For every 100 females there were 91.8 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 107.3 males.
The median income for a household in the town was $29,250, and the median income for a family was $48,000. Males had a median income of $29,167 versus $21,667 for females. The
per capita incomefor the town was $15,465. There were no families and 2.4% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and none of those over 64.
Colorado Springs Metropolitan Statistical Area
El Paso County, Colorado
Front Range Urban Corridor
South Central Colorado Urban Area
State of Colorado
* [http://www.cmca.gen.co.us/Municipality.cfm?MunicipalityID=227 Town of Ramah contacts]
** [http://www.dot.state.co.us/App_DTD_DataAccess/Downloads/CityMaps/Ramah.pdf CDOT map of the Town of Ramah]
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