Conejos County, Colorado Population 2018

Conejos County, Colorado's estimated population is 8,184 with a growth rate of -0.35% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Conejos County, Colorado is the 40th largest county in Colorado.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20178,184-29-0.35%
20168,2131411.75%
20168,072110.14%
20158,061-163-1.98%
20148,224320.39%
20138,192-47-0.57%
20128,239-40-0.48%
20118,279-33-0.40%
20108,31285911.53%
19907,453-341-4.38%
19807,794-52-0.66%
19707,846-582-6.91%
19608,428-1,743-17.14%
195010,171-1,477-12.68%
194011,6481,84518.82%
19309,8031,38716.48%
19208,416-2,869-25.42%
191011,2852,49128.33%
19008,7941,60122.26%
18907,1931,58828.33%
18805,6053,101123.84%
18702,5040.00%

Conejos County, Colorado Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White7,518
Some Other Race404
American Indian and Alaska Native154
Two or More Races100
Black or African American14
Asian13
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10

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

Conejos 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

Conejos County, Colorado Median Age

38.7


Total

38.1


Male

39.9


Female

Conejos County, Colorado Adults

There are 5,971 adults, (1,429 of which are seniors) in Conejos County, Colorado.

Conejos County, Colorado Age Dependency

80.7

Age Dependency Ratio

31.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

49.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Conejos County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

4,113

50.08%

Male

4,100

49.92%

Conejos County, Colorado Households and Families

Conejos County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Conejos County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.2%13.8%
Male81%19%
All79.3%20.7%
Female73.1%26.9%
Non Family69.2%30.8%

79.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Conejos County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9002.8179.3
Married1,5763.5586.2
Non Family9221.0869.2
Female2603.873.1
Male1424.0781

3.56

Average Family Size

2.81

Average Household Size

2.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Conejos County, Colorado Households

Conejos County, Colorado Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4678.83%
9th to 12th Grade3807.18%
High School Graduate1,67531.67%
Some College1,55029.31%
Associates Degree2474.67%
Bachelors Degree71813.58%
Graduate Degree2524.76%

Conejos County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic2,8682,248418
White2,2862,109533
Other Race23919719
Native American1056012
Multiple Races685212
Asian1344
Islander1010
Black881

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 30.77%.

Conejos County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,172$33,250$22,977
Less Than High School$18,523$23,750$
High School Grad$26,306$30,910$21,314
Some College$25,731$32,938$21,190
Bachelors Degree$39,491$51,607$32,379
Graduate Degree$33,651$32,578$34,432

$29,172

Average Earnings

$33,250

Average Male

$22,977

Average Female

Conejos County, Colorado Language

Conejos County, Colorado Language by Age

Conejos County, Colorado Language

65.91% of Conejos County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 34.09% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 30.91% of the population.

Conejos County, Colorado Poverty

Conejos County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic4,4161,21927.60%
White3,57457716.14%
Other40413934.41%
Multiple923538.04%
Asian44100.00%
Black14214.29%

22.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.18%

Male Poverty Rate

21.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Conejos County, Colorado

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Conejos County, Colorado is Black, with 14.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.79%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.67%.

Conejos County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.26%
Some College17.61%
High School16.86%
Bachelors or Greater4.68%

Conejos County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.33%
Male Unemployed36.19%
Female Employed11.04%
Male Employed9.09%

Conejos County, Colorado Income

Conejos County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,630$48,703
Families$49,375$59,809
Married Families$56,042$
Non Families$15,129$22,870

Conejos County, Colorado Marital Status

Conejos County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

54.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Conejos County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

Conejos 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 45To54.

Conejos County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

Conejos County, Colorado Veterans

Conejos County, Colorado Veterans by War

536

Number of Veterans

494

Male Veterans

42

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam201
First Gulf War80
Korea57
Second Gulf War26
World War II17

Conejos County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64154
65 to 74152
35 to 54116
75+110
18 to 344

Conejos County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4838.91%
Hispanic3199.65%
Other339.62%
Indian1211.43%
2 or More68.11%
Hawaiian220.00%

Conejos County, Colorado Veterans by Education

9.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Conejos County, Colorado Employment Status

Conejos County, Colorado Employment by Age

51.3%

Labor Force Participation

46%

Employment Rate

10.3%

Unemployment Rate

Conejos County, Colorado Employment by Race

Conejos County, Colorado Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Conejos County, Colorado

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Manassa991983-8-0.81%
Sanford879865-14-1.59%
La Jara823798-25-3.04%
Antonito780756-24-3.08%
Romeo404396-8-1.98%
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