Lived on a Farm in Andale, Kansas and then moved around his whole life. He lived in Arkansas, New Mexico, Florida, and Texas, as well.
Went to three different High Schools. One in Kansas, one in Florida, and another in Texas where he was nominated for Prom King and Most Likely to be Famous.
Won “Gatorade Player of the Year” Award his junior year in Tennis.
Worked as the Red Robin bird Mascot at a restaurant in high school.
Has an older brother and two older sisters. His brother, Clinton, is going to college and is also an actor.
Has a wall in his house that is called “The Great Wall of Positivity” where he writes all of his positive thoughts.
Was a model for Abercrombie and Fitch before becoming an actor.
One of Colton’s paternal great-great-great-grandmothers, Sarah Ann Ward, was of part Cherokee Native American ancestry, making Colton of somewhere under 1/32 or 1/64 Cherokee descent. Colton’s other ancestry is English, Scottish, and Northern Irish (Scots-Irish).