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Trinidad city, Colorado

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Trinidad city, Colorado
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 8,200
Population estimates, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 8,200
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2019) 9,088
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2019, (V2019) -9.8%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 8,329
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 9,096
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
Persons under 18 years, percent
Persons 65 years and over, percent
Female persons, percent
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
Asian alone, percent(a)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Two or More Races, percent
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2015-2019 649
Foreign born persons, percent, 2015-2019 6.9%
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) X
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2015-2019 60.5%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 $134,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2015-2019 $1,077
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2015-2019 $357
Median gross rent, 2015-2019 $702
Building permits, 2020 X
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2015-2019 3,964
Persons per household, 2015-2019 1.94
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2015-2019 76.7%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2015-2019 14.9%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2015-2019 82.3%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2015-2019 70.4%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 85.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2015-2019 16.5%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2015-2019 16.9%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 57.6%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2015-2019 52.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 26,770
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 54,853
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 158,713
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $18,095
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2015-2019 16.7
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $37,196
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 $25,181
Persons in poverty, percent
Total employer establishments, 2019 X
Total employment, 2019 X
Total annual payroll, 2019 ($1,000) X
Total employment, percent change, 2018-2019 X
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 X
All firms, 2012 860
Men-owned firms, 2012 430
Women-owned firms, 2012 272
Minority-owned firms, 2012 197
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 555
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 37
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 726
Population per square mile, 2010 980.6
Land area in square miles, 2010 9.28
FIPS Code 0878610
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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