Colorado
Demographic Data






Colorado POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Colorado Population & Age Distribution

The Total Population of Colorado is:
5,773,714

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.8%
5 - 17:
16.3%
18 - 24:
9.2%
25 - 34:
15.7%
35 - 54:
26.3%
55 - 64:
12.4%
Over 65 Years:
14.2%

Educational Attainment of Adults

High School Graduates
College Graduated
Attending College
92.1%
92.1%
41.6%
41.6%
5.3%
5.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

Per capita Income

Colorado
USA
$39,545
$39,545
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Colorado
USA
$75,231
$75,231
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
9.8%

Employment Industries in CO

Healthcare
Retail
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Education
Construction
Accommodation
Manufacturing
Other
Finance
Public Service
Administration
Transportation
Information Technology
Arts
Real Estate
Wholesale
Agriculture
Mining
Utilities
Management
12.4%
12.4%
10.6%
10.6%
9.8%
9.8%
8.9%
8.9%
8.1%
8.1%
7.7%
7.7%
6.8%
6.8%
4.9%
4.9%
4.7%
4.7%
4.6%
4.6%
4.3%
4.3%
4.0%
4.0%
2.7%
2.7%
2.7%
2.7%
2.4%
2.4%
2.3%
2.3%
1.2%
1.2%
1.0%
1.0%
0.8%
0.8%
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
Black Or African American
Asian
Other Race / Two or More Races
American Indian And Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
67.5%
67.5%
21.7%
21.7%
3.9%
3.9%
3.1%
3.1%
3.1%
3.1%
0.5%
0.5%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Unclassified
German
Irish
English
Italian
European
French
Scottish
Polish
Swedish
Norwegian
Dutch
Scots-Irish
Russian
Welsh
British
Danish
Czech
Scandinavian
French Canadian
21.5%
21.5%
18.3%
18.3%
10.9%
10.9%
10.4%
10.4%
4.9%
4.9%
2.8%
2.8%
2.5%
2.5%
2.5%
2.5%
2.3%
2.3%
2.2%
2.2%
2.1%
2.1%
1.5%
1.5%
1.1%
1.1%
1.0%
1.0%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.8%
0.7%
0.7%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.6%
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
German
Chinese
Indic languages
Vietnamese
Native American languages
French
African languages
Korean
Other Asian languages
Slavic languages
Arabic
Russian
Tagalog
Japanese
Hindi
Other Indo-European
Polish
Pacific Island languages
83.6%
83.6%
11.2%
11.2%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.4%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born CO Residents
9.5%