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Table

Colorado
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
22.5%
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1, 2022, (V2022)
5,839,926
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2022)
5,773,733
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2022, (V2022)
1.1%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 5,773,714
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 5,029,196
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.3%
Persons under 18 years, percent
20.8%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
15.7%
Female persons, percent
49.2%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
86.2%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
4.7%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
1.7%
Asian alone, percent(a)
3.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.2%
Two or More Races, percent
3.4%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
22.5%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
66.5%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2017-2021 365,440
Foreign born persons, percent, 2017-2021 9.5%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2022, (V2022) 2,591,780
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2017-2021 66.1%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2017-2021 $397,500
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2017-2021 $1,927
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2017-2021 $524
Median gross rent, 2017-2021 $1,437
Building permits, 2022 48,839
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2017-2021 2,227,932
Persons per household, 2017-2021 2.52
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2017-2021 82.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2017-2021 16.3%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2017-2021 95.7%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2017-2021 90.9%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2017-2021 92.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2017-2021 42.8%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2017-2021 7.6%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
8.3%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2017-2021 67.8%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2017-2021 63.1%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 19,455,751
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 40,055,755
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 15,882,039
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 84,930,644
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $15,119
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2017-2021 25.8
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2021 dollars), 2017-2021 $80,184
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2021 dollars), 2017-2021 $42,807
Persons in poverty, percent
9.4%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2021 179,827
Total employment, 2021 2,416,632
Total annual payroll, 2021 ($1,000) 161,092,749
Total employment, percent change, 2020-2021 -3.7%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2020 542,712
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 134,869
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 76,705
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 29,438
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 13,291
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 111,061
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 8,858
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 114,621
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2020 55.7
Population per square mile, 2010 48.5
Land area in square miles, 2020 103,637.06
Land area in square miles, 2010 103,641.89
FIPS Code 08
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. ] Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

In Vintage 2022, as a result of the formal request from the state, Connecticut transitioned from eight counties to nine planning regions. For more details, please see the Vintage 2022 release notes available here: Release Notes.

The vintage year (e.g., V2022) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2022). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2017-2021 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2021 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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