Conejos County, Colorado Population 2018

Conejos County, Colorado's estimated population is 8,184 with a growth rate of 1.39% 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
20178,147-37-0.45%
20178,1841121.39%
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
White7,386
Some Other Race382
American Indian and Alaska Native167
Two or More Races157
Black or African American39
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10
Asian6

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

Conejos County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400 Male Population100200300400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Conejos County, Colorado Median Age

38.2


Total

38.2


Male

38.2


Female

Conejos County, Colorado Adults

There are 5,905 adults, (1,429 of whom are seniors) in Conejos County, Colorado.

Conejos County, Colorado Age Dependency

82

Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Conejos County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

4,063

49.87%

Male

4,084

50.13%

Conejos County, Colorado Households and Families

Conejos County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Conejos County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86%14%
Male79.1%20.9%
All78.1%21.9%
Non Family69.3%30.7%
Female63.8%36.2%

78.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Conejos County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9922.778.1
Married1,5843.4686
Non Family9481.0469.3
Female3073.4763.8
Male1533.6579.1

3.42

Average Family Size

2.7

Average Household Size

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 Grade4258.05%
9th to 12th Grade3686.97%
High School Graduate1,60230.35%
Some College1,59230.16%
Associates Degree2785.27%
Bachelors Degree74114.04%
Graduate Degree2725.15%

Conejos County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic2,8782,262424
White2,2782,136569
Other Race25620333
Multiple Races1179119
Native American985712
Black16162
Islander1010
Asian543

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 60.00%.

Conejos County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,579$34,648$24,058
Less Than High School$18,920$22,500$18,485
High School Grad$25,353$30,018$19,500
Some College$28,500$36,221$22,115
Bachelors Degree$40,714$51,765$33,581
Graduate Degree$34,602$33,813$38,750

$30,579

Average Earnings

$34,648

Average Male

$24,058

Average Female

Conejos County, Colorado Language

Conejos County, Colorado Language by Age

Conejos County, Colorado Language

66.45% of Conejos County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 33.55% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 30.06% of the population.

Conejos County, Colorado Poverty

Conejos County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic4,3351,13426.16%
White3,56454315.24%
Other38213134.29%
Multiple1493322.15%
Black391743.59%
Native16752.99%
Asian6116.67%

21.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.25%

Male Poverty Rate

20.92%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Conejos County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Conejos County, Colorado is Black, with 43.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Conejos County, Colorado is Native, with 2.99% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.53%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.93%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.26%.

Conejos County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.50%
High School17.88%
Some College15.85%
Bachelors or Greater5.97%

Conejos County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.88%
Male Unemployed40.71%
Female Employed12.16%
Male Employed7.79%

Conejos County, Colorado Income

Conejos County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,657$49,234
Families$50,144$59,995
Married Families$57,736$
Non Families$16,429$24,142

Conejos County, Colorado Marital Status

Conejos County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.0%

Male Marriage Rate

53.6%

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 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Conejos County, Colorado Marital Status by Race


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

Conejos County, Colorado Veterans

Conejos County, Colorado Veterans by War

538

Number of Veterans

490

Male Veterans

48

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam212
First Gulf War83
Korea56
Second Gulf War33
World War II24

Conejos County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74154
55 to 64139
35 to 54121
75+119
18 to 345

Conejos County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4909.23%
Hispanic3249.89%
Other267.67%
2 or More118.66%
Indian88.16%
Hawaiian330.00%

Conejos County, Colorado Veterans by Education

10.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Conejos County, Colorado Employment Status

Conejos County, Colorado Employment by Age

51.9%

Labor Force Participation

47%

Employment Rate

9.4%

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