Chaffee County Population 2017

Chaffee County's estimated population is 19,058 with a growth rate of 2.43% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Chaffee County is the 26th largest county in Colorado.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201619,0584522.43%
201518,6061580.86%
201418,4481300.71%
201318,3182131.18%
201218,105980.54%
201118,0072041.15%
201017,8035,11940.36%
199012,684-543-4.11%
198013,2273,06530.16%
197010,1621,86422.46%
19608,2981,13015.76%
19507,168-941-11.60%
19408,109-17-0.21%
19308,1263734.81%
19207,7531311.72%
19107,6225377.58%
19007,0854737.15%
18906,6121001.54%
18806,5120.00%

Chaffee County Population Growth

Population Data via

Chaffee County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White17,51991.92%
Black or African American3171.66%
Two or More Races3041.60%
American Indian and Alaska Native3001.57%
Asian1450.76%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander210.11%

Chaffee County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Chaffee County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Salida523155813506.69%
Buena Vista256827782108.18%
Poncha Springs726771456.20%
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