Costilla County, Colorado Population 2018

Costilla County, Colorado's estimated population is 3,776 with a growth rate of 5.18% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Costilla County, Colorado is the 55th largest county in Colorado.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20173,7761865.18%
20163,590-115-3.10%
20163,7051363.81%
20153,569150.42%
20143,554190.54%
20133,535-62-1.72%
20123,597-39-1.07%
20113,6361073.03%
20103,52933910.63%
19903,1901193.87%
19803,071-20-0.65%
19703,091-1,128-26.74%
19604,219-1,848-30.46%
19506,067-1,466-19.46%
19407,5331,75430.35%
19305,77974714.84%
19205,032-466-8.48%
19105,49886618.70%
19004,6321,14132.68%
18903,49161221.26%
18802,8791,10061.83%
18701,7790.00%

Costilla County, Colorado Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White3,345
Two or More Races106
Some Other Race81
Asian38
Black or African American13
American Indian and Alaska Native7

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

Costilla County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Costilla County, Colorado Median Age

50.5


Total

48


Male

52.9


Female

Costilla County, Colorado Adults

There are 2,911 adults, (915 of which are seniors) in Costilla County, Colorado.

Costilla County, Colorado Age Dependency

79.8

Age Dependency Ratio

45.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34

Child Dependency Ratio

Costilla County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

1,666

46.41%

Male

1,924

53.59%

Costilla County, Colorado Households and Families

Costilla County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Costilla County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male86.7%13.3%
Married84.8%15.2%
All76.4%23.6%
Non Family72%28%
Female54.2%45.8%

76.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Costilla County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5062.3876.4
Married6583.0384.8
Non Family6351.1472
Female1533.8254.2
Male604.8786.7

3.24

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

1.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Costilla County, Colorado Households

Costilla County, Colorado Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade32512.45%
9th to 12th Grade27610.57%
High School Graduate68826.35%
Some College72127.61%
Associates Degree782.99%
Bachelors Degree2348.96%
Graduate Degree28911.07%

Costilla County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic1,5761,060132
White911826359
Other Race815514
Multiple Races75755
Asian383823
Black1313
Native American77

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 60.53%.

Costilla County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,672$27,388$18,140
Less Than High School$17,143$21,250$
High School Grad$18,281$35,547$6,360
Some College$30,182$26,574$33,571
Bachelors Degree$30,833$33,409$
Graduate Degree$$31,467$

$25,672

Average Earnings

$27,388

Average Male

$18,140

Average Female

Costilla County, Colorado Language

Costilla County, Colorado Language by Age

Costilla County, Colorado Language

54.95% of Costilla County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 45.05% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 43.41% of the population.

Costilla County, Colorado Poverty

Costilla County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2,30272531.49%
White1,14134630.32%
Black1313100.00%
Other811113.58%
Multiple10687.55%

30.42%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.86%

Male Poverty Rate

33.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Costilla County, Colorado

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Costilla County, Colorado is Multiple, with 7.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.13%.

Costilla County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.28%
High School31.25%
Some College19.40%
Bachelors or Greater12.24%

Costilla County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed77.38%
Female Unemployed55.88%
Female Employed14.81%
Male Employed9.45%

Costilla County, Colorado Income

Costilla County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$26,610$44,986
Families$32,863$51,709
Married Families$39,286$
Non Families$21,299$35,307

Costilla County, Colorado Marital Status

Costilla County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.6%

Male Marriage Rate

53.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Costilla County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

Costilla County, Colorado Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Costilla County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

Costilla County, Colorado Veterans

Costilla County, Colorado Veterans by War

439

Number of Veterans

439

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam191
Second Gulf War63
Korea43
First Gulf War38
World War II4

Costilla County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74175
75+76
55 to 6469
18 to 3461
35 to 5458

Costilla County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White36213.46%
Hispanic23713.22%
2 or More3340.24%
Asian1950.00%
Black13100.00%
Other1214.81%

Costilla County, Colorado Veterans by Education

16.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

48.06%

Veteran Disability Rate

Costilla County, Colorado Employment Status

Costilla County, Colorado Employment by Age

43.5%

Labor Force Participation

38.4%

Employment Rate

11.6%

Unemployment Rate

Costilla County, Colorado Employment by Race

Costilla County, Colorado Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Costilla County, Colorado

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
San Luis629645162.54%
Blanca38539492.34%
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