- Wiley, Colorado
official_name = Town of Wiley, Colorado
mapsize = 250px
map_caption = Location in Prowers 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 = Prowers County
government_type = Statutory Town
established_title3 = Incorporated
January 28, 1909cite 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 = 0.9
area_land_km2 = 0.9
area_water_km2 = 0
area_total_sq_mi = 0.3
area_land_sq_mi = 0.3
area_water_sq_mi = 0
population_as_of = 2000
population_total = 483
population_density_km2 = 536.7
population_density_sq_mi = 1610
timezone = Mountain (MST)
utc_offset = -7
timezone_DST = MDT
utc_offset_DST = -6
latd = 38 |latm = 9 |lats = 18 |latNS = N
longd = 102 |longm = 43 |longs = 9 |longEW = W
elevation_footnotes = GR|3
elevation_m = 1142
elevation_ft = 3747
postal_code = 81092
area_code = 719
blank_name = FIPS code
blank_info = 08-85045
blank1_name = GNIS feature ID
blank1_info = [http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnispublic/f?p=gnispq:3:::NO::P3_FID:0195426 0195426]
Wiley is a Statutory Town in Prowers County,
Colorado, United States. The population was 483 at the 2000 census.
Wiley is located at coor dms|38|9|18|N|102|43|9|W|city (38.155018, -102.719138)GR|1.
According to the
United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.3 square miles (0.9 km²), all of it land.
As of the
censusGR|2 of 2000, there were 483 people, 178 households, and 121 families residing in the town. The population densitywas 1,384.4 people per square mile (532.8/km²). There were 195 housing units at an average density of 558.9/sq mi (215.1/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 86.75% White, 0.21% African American, 0.62% Native American, 0.21% Asian, 10.56% from other races, and 1.66% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 19.46% of the population.
There were 178 households out of which 40.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.6% were married couples living together, 9.0% had a female householder with no husband present, and 31.5% were non-families. 25.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.71 and the average family size was 3.22.
In the town the population was spread out with 31.1% under the age of 18, 8.9% from 18 to 24, 34.0% from 25 to 44, 16.6% from 45 to 64, and 9.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 32 years. For every 100 females there were 90.2 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 91.4 males.
The median income for a household in the town was $30,294, and the median income for a family was $32,143. Males had a median income of $30,156 versus $18,750 for females. The
per capita incomefor the town was $13,115. About 13.1% of families and 20.2% of the population were below the poverty line, including 26.2% of those under age 18 and 16.7% of those age 65 or over.
State of Colorado
Colorado cities and towns
Prowers County, Colorado
* [http://www.cmca.gen.co.us/Municipality.cfm?MunicipalityID=242 Town of Wiley contacts]
** [http://www.dot.state.co.us/App_DTD_DataAccess/Downloads/CityMaps/Wiley.pdf CDOT map of the Town of Wiley]
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