Commerce City, Colorado Population 2020

58,449

Commerce City, Colorado's estimated population is 58,449 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Commerce City, Colorado is the 18th largest city in Colorado based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1648.20 people/mi² (636.37 people/km²).

The overall median age is 31.1 years, 30.7 years for males, and 31.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.8 males.

The median income for households in Commerce City, Colorado is $, while the mean household income is $.

Commerce City Co Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Commerce City Co was:

  • White: 82.74%
  • Other race: 5.81%
  • Two or more races: 4.41%
  • Black or African American: 4.31%
  • Asian: 1.74%
  • Native American: 0.99%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%

How Many People Live in Commerce City, Colorado?

58,449
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201858,4492,3864.26%
201756,0631,4322.62%
201654,6311,3862.60%
201553,2451,6943.29%
201451,5511,7543.52%
201349,7971,2152.50%
201248,5821,0252.16%
201147,5571,3853.00%
201046,17225,1818.20%
200020,9914,5252.46%
199016,4662320.14%
198016,234-1,173-0.70%
197017,4078,4376.85%
19608,9700.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White45,33782.74%
Some Other Race3,1845.81%
Two or More Races2,4164.41%
Black or African American2,3634.31%
Asian9541.74%
American Indian and Alaska Native5410.99%

Commerce City Co Population Pyramid 2020

Commerce City Co Median Age

31.1


Total

30.7


Male

31.4


Female

Commerce City Co Adults

There are 36,318 adults, (3,893 of whom are seniors) in Commerce City Co.

Commerce City Co Age Dependency

69

Age Dependency Ratio

12

Old Age Dependency Ratio

57

Child Dependency Ratio

Commerce City Co Sex Ratio

Female

27,290

49.80%

Male

27,505

50.20%

Commerce City Co Households and Families

Commerce City Co Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Commerce City Co Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79%21%
All71.4%28.6%
Male61.7%38.3%
Non Family61.4%38.6%
Female56.7%43.3%

71.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All15,7743.4571.4
Married9,4494.1379
Non Family3,3281.361.4
Female1,9573.7656.7
Male1,0403.6261.7

3.88

Average Family Size

3.45

Average Household Size

6.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Commerce City Co Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,7428.50%
9th to 12th Grade3,26310.11%
High School Graduate9,51829.50%
Some College6,90221.39%
Associates Degree2,6678.27%
Bachelors Degree4,83214.98%
Graduate Degree2,3367.24%

Commerce City Co Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,29215,1684,643
Hispanic13,1398,6441,610
Other Race1,6761,040172
Black1,3101,084422
Multiple Races1,1691,086305
Asian599452152
Native American334287145

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.10%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 43.41%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,870$44,268$35,536
Less Than High School$30,342$33,090$20,292
High School Grad$34,623$40,676$27,891
Some College$42,209$53,132$36,306
Bachelors Degree$53,684$56,841$50,034
Graduate Degree$63,093$64,744$59,758

$40,870

Average Earnings

$44,268

Average Male

$35,536

Average Female

Commerce City Co Language

Commerce City Co Language by Age

Commerce City Co Language

67.08% of Commerce City Co residents speak only English, while 32.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 28.59% of the population.

Commerce City Co Poverty

Commerce City Co Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic25,7804,23716.44%
White23,7841,5586.55%
Other3,18457117.93%
Black2,33937916.20%
Asian954899.33%
Multiple2,406702.91%
Native5056212.28%

11.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.65%

Male Poverty Rate

12.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Commerce City Co

The race most likely to be in poverty in Commerce City Co is Other, with 17.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Commerce City Co is Multiple, with 2.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.65%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.13%
High School8.85%
Some College5.26%
Bachelors or Greater2.98%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed21.71%
Male Unemployed15.90%
Female Employed4.97%
Male Employed4.63%

Commerce City Co Income

Commerce City Co Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$71,621$83,716
Families$78,172$88,692
Married Families$88,951-
Non Families$46,667$54,123

Commerce City Co Marital Status

Commerce City Co Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.9%

Male Marriage Rate

52.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Commerce City Co Married by Age and Sex

Commerce City Co Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Commerce City Co Marital Status by Race

Commerce City Co Veterans

2,602

Number of Veterans

2,362

Male Veterans

240

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam798
First Gulf War741
Second Gulf War554
Korea110
World War II67

Commerce City Co Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2747.46%
Hispanic6153.95%
Black18312.53%
Other703.57%
2 or More362.78%
Asian203.22%
Indian195.08%

Commerce City Co Veterans by Education

4.92%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.66%

Veteran Disability Rate

Commerce City Co Employment Status

72.7%

Labor Force Participation

69.4%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Commerce City Co Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

57.33%

Born in Colorado

85.84%

Native Born

14.16%

Foreign Born

8.98%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

85.84% of Commerce City Co residents were born in the United States, with 57.33% having been born in Colorado. 8.98% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.