Prowers County, Colorado Basics:

Prowers County Colorado - Government Site

Population: 12,416
Area: 1638 square miles
County seat: Lamar
Area code(s) in use: 719
Time zone: MST
High school graduate or higher: 80.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.3%
Median household income: $33,671
Persons in poverty: 22.2%
Home ownership rate: 66.2%
Mean travel time to work: 14.0 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Baca  Bent  Greeley (KS)  Hamilton (KS)  Kiowa  Stanton (KS)  

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Map of the Prowers County area

Our detail map of Prowers County shows the Prowers County, Colorado boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Prowers County, Colorado

  Airports     show all on map

Air-Sprayers Nr 2 Airport, Holly Airport, Lamar Municipal Airport, Romer Field, Springfield Landing Strip, Tinnes Airport

  Buildings     show all on map

Bristol Volunteer Fire Department, Colorado State Patrol Lamar Troop Office 2C, Granada Fire Department, Hartman Fire Department, Holly Volunteer Fire Department, Lamar Fire Department Station 1, Lamar Fire Department Station 2 / Prowers County Rural Fire Department, Lamar Fire Department Station 3, Prowers County Jail, Wiley Fire Department

  Canals     show all on map

Amity Canal, Boggs Ditch, Buffalo Canal, Chenoweth Lateral, Clover Meadow Ditch, Coates Drainage System, Crowley Lateral, Deadman Ditch, Dober Lateral, East Fork Dead Ditch, East Fork Wheatridge Lateral, East May Valley Ditch, Granada Ditch, Hart Lateral, Holly Ditch, Hyde Canal, James Lateral, Jones Lateral, Lamar Canal, Manvel Canal, Marburg Ditch, Millwood Ditch, North Granada Ditch, Pleasant Valley Drainage Ditch, Sisson Canal, Smith Lateral, South Granada Ditch, Swede Lateral, Trotter Lateral, Vista Del Rio Ditch, West Fork Wheatridge Lateral, West May Valley Drainage Ditch, Wheatridge Lateral, X-Y Canal

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Amache Cemetery, Amerine Cemetery, Amity Cemetery, Bethel Cemetery, Butte Cemetery, Crawford Cemetery, Fairmount Cemetery, Garber Cemetery, Hamilton Cemetery, Hartman Cemetery, Hillside Cemetery, Holly Cemetery, Mount Olive Cemetery, Riverside Cemetery, Sunnyslope Cemetery

  Churches     show all on map

Pleasant Heights Church

  Cliffs     show all on map

Stony Point, Tenmile Point

  Dams     show all on map

Cottonwood Number 1 Dam, Cottonwood Number 2 Dam, Floyd Verhoeff Dam, Fort Lyons Dam, Lamar Canal Diversion Dam, Sunny Brook Dam, Thurston Lake Dam

  Hospitals     show all on map

Prowers Medical Center

  Locales     show all on map

Amity, Barton, Cactus View School, Camp Amache, Center Farm, Channing School, Clay Creek Store, Clucas, Cramblet Ranch, Hasser Ranch, Holly Dump, Klama Ranch, Lamar Waterworks, Markham, Millwood, Plains Community, Sand Creek School, Site of Old Trail City, Southeast Colorado Fairgrounds, Springfield Pumping Station, Van Deusen Ranch, Webb, Willow Creek Park

  Mines     show all on map

Wiley Pit

  Parks     show all on map

Mike Higbee State Wildlife Area, Santa Fe Trail Marker

  Populated Places     show all on map

Beta, Bristol, Carlton, Channing, Culp, Goodale, Granada, Grote, Hartman, Holly, Karl, Koen, Kornman, Lamar, May Valley, Parrish, Sugar, Warwick, West Farm, Wiley

  Post Offices     show all on map

Carlton Post Office, Granada Post Office, Hartman Post Office, Holly Post Office, Lamar Post Office, Wiley Post Office

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Cottonwood Reservoir Number 2, Floyd Verhoeff Reservoir, Fort Lyons Reservoir, King Reservoir, Lamar Reservoirs, Prince Reservoir, Romer Reservoir, Sunny Brook Reservoir, Thurston Reservoir, Verhoeff Reservoir, Wilson Reservoir, Wood Reservoir

  Schools     show all on map

Alta Vista School, Carlton School, Clay Creek School, Clover Meadow School, Dry Creek School, Goodale School, Hopewell School, May Valley School, Paradox School, Roosevelt School, Star School, Union School

  Springs     show all on map

Barrel Spring, Blackwater Spring, Two Butte Springs, Willow Springs

  Streams     show all on map

Big Sandy Creek, Boggs Creek, Buffalo Creek, Cat Creek, Cheyenne Creek, Clay Creek, Cottonwood Creek, Dry Creek, Durkee Creek, East Clay Creek, East Fork Cottonwood Creek, East Horse Creek, Granada Creek, Horse Creek, Markham Arroyo, Middle Plum Creek, North Bear Creek, North Butte Creek, North Mule Creek, North Plum Creek, Pauls Arroyo, Plum Creek, Skeff Creek, South Mule Creek, South Plum Creek, West Clay Creek, West Fork Cottonwood Creek, West Horse Creek, Willow Creek, Wolf Creek

  Summits     show all on map

Gobblers Knob, Two Buttes

  Swamps     show all on map

Goodale Slough

  Towers     show all on map

KLMR-AM (Lamar), KSEC-FM (Lamar)

  Trails     show all on map

Granada - Fort Union Route of Santa Fe National Historic Trail

  Valleys     show all on map

Antelope Draw, James Draw, Long Hollow, May Valley, Smith Arroyo,

Prowers County, Colorado Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteProwers County White population 11,88211,882  
American IndianProwers County American Indian population 223223
MixedProwers County Mixed population 161161
BlackProwers County Black population 9999
AsianProwers County Asian population 5049
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderProwers County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
State population table
Colorado population by county