Baca County, Colorado Population 2018

Baca County, Colorado's estimated population is 3,562 with a growth rate of -2.36% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Baca County, Colorado is the 56th largest county in Colorado.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20173,562-86-2.36%
20163,6481002.82%
20163,548-4-0.11%
20153,552-34-0.95%
20143,586-69-1.89%
20133,655-67-1.80%
20123,722-56-1.48%
20113,778-30-0.79%
20103,808-748-16.42%
19904,556-863-15.93%
19805,419-255-4.49%
19705,674-636-10.08%
19606,310-1,654-20.77%
19507,9641,75728.31%
19406,207-4,363-41.28%
193010,5701,84921.20%
19208,7216,205246.62%
19102,5161,757231.49%
1900759-720-48.68%
18901,4790.00%

Baca County, Colorado Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White3,492
American Indian and Alaska Native56
Black or African American48
Two or More Races35
Some Other Race13
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Baca County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Baca County, Colorado Median Age

47.5


Total

47.4


Male

47.6


Female

Baca County, Colorado Adults

There are 2,864 adults, (930 of which are seniors) in Baca County, Colorado.

Baca County, Colorado Age Dependency

88.6

Age Dependency Ratio

48.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Baca County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

1,905

52.22%

Male

1,743

47.78%

Baca County, Colorado Households and Families

Baca County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Baca County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.9%13.1%
All73.5%26.5%
Male71.4%28.6%
Female67%33%
Non Family56.1%43.9%

73.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Baca County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5452.373.5
Married8032.8986.9
Non Family5691.1556.1
Female1033.0767
Male703.6171.4

2.94

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Baca County, Colorado Households

Baca County, Colorado Education

Baca County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1355.15%
9th to 12th Grade2258.59%
High School Graduate77429.55%
Some College68226.04%
Associates Degree2318.82%
Bachelors Degree41115.69%
Graduate Degree1616.15%

Baca County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,3462,110553
Hispanic192764
Native American333313
Black2828
Multiple Races23152
Other Race11
Islander44

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 39.39%.

Baca County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,299$30,572$22,415
Less Than High School$21,912$26,518$
High School Grad$21,190$23,333$15,714
Some College$26,799$31,154$21,094
Bachelors Degree$31,949$41,250$30,658
Graduate Degree$44,306$46,250$41,250

$27,299

Average Earnings

$30,572

Average Male

$22,415

Average Female

Baca County, Colorado Language

Baca County, Colorado Language by Age

Baca County, Colorado Language

92.59% of Baca County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 7.41% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.15% of the population.

Baca County, Colorado Poverty

Baca County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,03351516.98%
Hispanic3544612.99%
Black482960.42%
Native562748.21%
Multiple351748.57%
Islander44100.00%

18.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.33%

Male Poverty Rate

20.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Baca County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Baca County, Colorado is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Baca County, Colorado is Hispanic, with 12.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.59%.

Baca County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.17%
High School18.59%
Some College17.06%
Bachelors or Greater8.74%

Baca County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed11.62%
Male Employed8.49%
Female Unemployed2.22%

Baca County, Colorado Income

Baca County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,477$50,308
Families$46,447$58,255
Married Families$52,218$
Non Families$23,074$35,961

Baca County, Colorado Marital Status

Baca County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.1%

Male Marriage Rate

53.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Baca County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

Baca County, Colorado Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Baca County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

Baca County, Colorado Veterans

Baca County, Colorado Veterans by War

308

Number of Veterans

297

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam100
First Gulf War70
Korea46
Second Gulf War44
World War II28

Baca County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+111
65 to 7467
35 to 5466
55 to 6454
18 to 3410

Baca County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White28410.29%
Indian1336.11%
Black932.14%
Hispanic52.14%
2 or More28.70%

Baca County, Colorado Veterans by Education

14.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Baca County, Colorado Employment Status

Baca County, Colorado Employment by Age

57.9%

Labor Force Participation

55.8%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Baca County, Colorado Employment by Race

Baca County, Colorado Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Baca County, Colorado

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Springfield14511378-73-5.03%
Walsh546512-34-6.23%
Pritchett140133-7-5.00%
Vilas114108-6-5.26%
Campo109103-6-5.50%
Two Buttes4341-2-4.65%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990