Dolores County, Colorado Population 2018

Dolores County, Colorado's estimated population is 2,067 with a growth rate of 15.54% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Dolores County, Colorado is the 58th largest county in Colorado.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20172,06727815.54%
20161,789-273-13.24%
20162,062824.14%
20151,98030.15%
20141,977-56-2.75%
20132,033241.19%
20122,009-35-1.71%
20112,044-25-1.21%
20102,06956537.57%
19901,504-154-9.29%
19801,658171.04%
19701,641-555-25.27%
19602,19623011.70%
19501,96680.41%
19401,95854638.67%
19301,41216913.60%
19201,24360193.61%
1910642-492-43.39%
19001,134-364-24.30%
18901,4980.00%

Dolores County, Colorado Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White1,737
Two or More Races40
American Indian and Alaska Native8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3
Some Other Race1

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

Dolores 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

Dolores County, Colorado Median Age

46


Total

40.4


Male

53.9


Female

Dolores County, Colorado Adults

There are 1,428 adults, (483 of which are seniors) in Dolores County, Colorado.

Dolores County, Colorado Age Dependency

89.3

Age Dependency Ratio

51.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Dolores County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

843

47.12%

Male

946

52.88%

Dolores County, Colorado Households and Families

Dolores County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dolores County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married84.4%15.6%
All76.1%23.9%
Non Family72.9%27.1%
Female51%49%

76.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dolores County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7202.4876.1
Married3522.8684.4
Non Family2471.6172.9
Female1023.0751
Male193.68100

2.9

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

2.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dolores County, Colorado Households

Dolores County, Colorado Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade362.69%
9th to 12th Grade866.44%
High School Graduate51738.70%
Some College29522.08%
Associates Degree1319.81%
Bachelors Degree19214.37%
Graduate Degree795.91%

Dolores County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,2721,162250
Hispanic453315
Multiple Races14143
Native American77
Islander333
Other Race1

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Dolores County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,576$30,457$22,434
Less Than High School$$$2,500
High School Grad$31,328$26,875$38,846
Some College$22,202$28,667$20,625
Bachelors Degree$40,313$42,344$25,938
Graduate Degree$2,500$$2,500

$27,576

Average Earnings

$30,457

Average Male

$22,434

Average Female

Dolores County, Colorado Language

Dolores County, Colorado Language by Age

Dolores County, Colorado Language

97.54% of Dolores County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 2.46% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.87% of the population.

Dolores County, Colorado Poverty

Dolores County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,65133520.29%
Hispanic931111.83%

19.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.77%

Male Poverty Rate

18.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dolores County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dolores County, Colorado is White, with 20.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dolores County, Colorado is Hispanic, with 11.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.14%.

Dolores County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.07%
Some College18.54%
High School10.83%
Bachelors or Greater8.49%

Dolores County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed87.50%
Male Unemployed35.00%
Female Employed14.71%
Male Employed6.20%

Dolores County, Colorado Income

Dolores County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,240$50,220
Families$40,515$54,011
Married Families$44,107$
Non Families$27,083$41,269

Dolores County, Colorado Marital Status

Dolores County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.2%

Male Marriage Rate

56.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Dolores County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

Dolores 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 45To54.

Dolores County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

Dolores County, Colorado Veterans

Dolores County, Colorado Veterans by War

192

Number of Veterans

175

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam83
World War II29
First Gulf War25
Korea12
Second Gulf War4

Dolores County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 7490
75+51
35 to 5425
55 to 6424
18 to 342

Dolores County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White19213.68%
Hispanic48.89%

Dolores County, Colorado Veterans by Education

11.46%

Veteran Poverty Rate

57.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dolores County, Colorado Employment Status

Dolores County, Colorado Employment by Age

54.1%

Labor Force Participation

52.1%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Dolores County, Colorado Employment by Race

Dolores County, Colorado Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Dolores County, Colorado

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Dove Creek735724-11-1.50%
Rico26526610.38%
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