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Denver city, Colorado

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Denver city, Colorado
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 727,211
People
Population
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 727,211
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 599,825
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) 21.2%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 600,158
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
6.3%
Persons under 18 years, percent
20.2%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
11.4%
Female persons, percent
49.9%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
76.5%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
9.4%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
1.0%
Asian alone, percent(a)
3.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
3.6%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
30.3%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
53.7%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2014-2018 29,648
Foreign born persons, percent, 2014-2018 15.6%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) X
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2014-2018 49.6%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2014-2018 $357,300
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2014-2018 $1,707
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2014-2018 $470
Median gross rent, 2014-2018 $1,217
Building permits, 2019 X
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2014-2018 294,358
Persons per household, 2014-2018 2.31
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2014-2018 79.0%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2014-2018 26.5%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2014-2018 91.8%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2014-2018 83.7%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 87.1%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2014-2018 47.9%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2014-2018 6.5%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
11.4%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 71.6%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2014-2018 66.4%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 2,884,852
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 7,316,892
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 5,343,892
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 14,625,818
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 7,111,416
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $11,212
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2014-2018 25.4
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $63,793
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2018 dollars), 2014-2018 $41,196
Persons in poverty, percent
13.8%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2018 X
Total employment, 2018 X
Total annual payroll, 2018 ($1,000) X
Total employment, percent change, 2017-2018 X
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 X
All firms, 2012 79,097
Men-owned firms, 2012 41,776
Women-owned firms, 2012 28,725
Minority-owned firms, 2012 18,049
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 57,077
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 6,329
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 67,981
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 3,922.6
Land area in square miles, 2010 153.00
FIPS Code 0820000
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.

The vintage year (e.g., V2019) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2019). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

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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