Prowers County is one of the 64 counties in the U.S. state of Colorado. As of the 2010 census, the population was 12,551. The county seat is Lamar. The county is named in honor of John W. Prowers, a leading pioneer in the lower Arkansas valley region.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,644 square miles (4,260 km²), of which 1,638 square miles (4,240 km²) is land and 5.9 square miles (15 km²) (0.4%) is water.
As of the census of 2010, there were 12,551 people, 4,935 households, and 3,351 families residing in the county. The population density was 7.6 people per square mile (2.9/km²). There were 5,942 housing units at an average density of 3.6 per square mile (1.4/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 81.0% White, 0.5% Black or African American, 0.9% Native American, 0.3% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander, 14.7% from other races, and 2.6% from two or more races. 35.2% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There were 4,935 households of which 49.5% were married couples living together, 12.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 32.1% were non-families. 28.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.48 and the average family size was 3.04.
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