Baca County, Colorado Population 2019

Baca County, Colorado's estimated population is 3,562 with a growth rate of 0.39% 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
20173,562140.39%
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
White3,413
Black or African American55
Two or More Races50
American Indian and Alaska Native39
Some Other Race24

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Baca County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2019

50100150 Male Population50100150 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Baca County, Colorado Median Age

47.6


Total

46.4


Male

49


Female

Baca County, Colorado Adults

There are 2,831 adults, (902 of whom are seniors) in Baca County, Colorado.

Baca County, Colorado Age Dependency

85.6

Age Dependency Ratio

46.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Baca County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

1,849

51.63%

Male

1,732

48.37%

Baca County, Colorado Households and Families

Baca County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Baca County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.8%19.2%
Male74.1%25.9%
All71.6%28.4%
Female60%40%
Non Family59.7%40.3%

71.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Baca County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6032.1771.6
Married8492.7880.8
Non Family5631.1559.7
Female1102.6160
Male812.474.1

2.69

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

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 Grade1455.56%
9th to 12th Grade2348.97%
High School Graduate69526.65%
Some College68126.11%
Associates Degree29511.31%
Bachelors Degree41615.95%
Graduate Degree1425.44%

Baca County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,2742,034527
Hispanic227995
Multiple Races40294
Native American393922
Black3636
Other Race143

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 56.41%.

Baca County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,657$30,688$24,286
Less Than High School$23,214$28,295$
High School Grad$19,688$20,688$16,429
Some College$28,558$32,212$23,221
Bachelors Degree$34,783$34,000$35,000
Graduate Degree$42,500$37,159$44,375

$28,657

Average Earnings

$30,688

Average Male

$24,286

Average Female

Baca County, Colorado Language

Baca County, Colorado Language by Age

Baca County, Colorado Language

91.48% of Baca County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 8.52% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.93% of the population.

Baca County, Colorado Poverty

Baca County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,95753718.16%
Hispanic3737018.77%
Black553767.27%
Multiple503570.00%

19.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.71%

Male Poverty Rate

22.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Baca County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Baca County, Colorado is Multiple, with 70.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Baca County, Colorado is White, with 18.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.86%.

Baca County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School22.54%
Less Than High School18.34%
Some College16.54%
Bachelors or Greater11.11%

Baca County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed82.05%
Female Employed14.21%
Female Unemployed10.26%
Male Employed8.27%

Baca County, Colorado Income

Baca County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,898$51,105
Families$45,976$60,735
Married Families$52,417$
Non Families$23,661$32,350

Baca County, Colorado Marital Status

Baca County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.2%

Male Marriage Rate

57.3%

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


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Baca County, Colorado Veterans

Baca County, Colorado Veterans by War

269

Number of Veterans

252

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam88
First Gulf War53
Korea45
Second Gulf War32
World War II13

Baca County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+96
65 to 7466
35 to 5458
55 to 6437
18 to 3412

Baca County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2338.66%
Black1644.44%
Indian1230.77%
2 or More820.00%
Hispanic72.78%

Baca County, Colorado Veterans by Education

22.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.15%

Veteran Disability Rate

Baca County, Colorado Employment Status

Baca County, Colorado Employment by Age

59%

Labor Force Participation

56.2%

Employment Rate

4.5%

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