Gilpin County, Colorado Population 2018

Gilpin County, Colorado's estimated population is 6,013 with a growth rate of 5.34% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Gilpin County, Colorado is the 47th largest county in Colorado.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,0133055.34%
20165,708-197-3.34%
20165,9051141.97%
20155,791550.96%
20145,7362163.91%
20135,5201001.85%
20125,42020.04%
20115,418-44-0.81%
20105,4622,39277.92%
19903,07062925.77%
19802,4411,16991.90%
19701,27258785.69%
1960685-165-19.41%
1950850-775-47.69%
19401,62541334.08%
19301,212-152-11.14%
19201,364-2,767-66.98%
19104,131-2,559-38.25%
19006,69082314.03%
18905,867-622-9.59%
18806,48999918.20%
18705,4900.00%

Gilpin County, Colorado Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,196
Two or More Races275
Some Other Race146
American Indian and Alaska Native63
Black or African American17
Asian11

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

Gilpin 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

Gilpin County, Colorado Median Age

44.8


Total

43.9


Male

46.8


Female

Gilpin County, Colorado Adults

There are 4,584 adults, (668 of which are seniors) in Gilpin County, Colorado.

Gilpin County, Colorado Age Dependency

45.8

Age Dependency Ratio

17.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Gilpin County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

2,689

47.11%

Male

3,019

52.89%

Gilpin County, Colorado Households and Families

Gilpin County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gilpin County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.4%15.6%
All77.6%22.4%
Non Family72.7%27.3%
Female67.3%32.7%
Male32.3%67.7%

77.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gilpin County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5082.2377.6
Married1,2932.9284.4
Non Family1,0981.2872.7
Male653.5232.3
Female523.6267.3

2.87

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gilpin County, Colorado Households

Gilpin County, Colorado Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade400.91%
9th to 12th Grade481.09%
High School Graduate1,06824.31%
Some College1,43732.70%
Associates Degree2916.62%
Bachelors Degree1,02523.33%
Graduate Degree48511.04%

Gilpin County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,8923,8581,451
Hispanic2892358
Multiple Races11511533
Other Race78547
Native American6363
Black1717
Asian111111

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 100.00%.

Gilpin County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,739$51,949$30,434
Less Than High School$14,861$20,375$
High School Grad$32,700$37,368$30,670
Some College$42,541$52,067$24,722
Bachelors Degree$39,890$100,855$24,393
Graduate Degree$70,880$70,104$71,500

$39,739

Average Earnings

$51,949

Average Male

$30,434

Average Female

Gilpin County, Colorado Language

Gilpin County, Colorado Language by Age

Gilpin County, Colorado Language

94.69% of Gilpin County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 5.31% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.19% of the population.

Gilpin County, Colorado Poverty

Gilpin County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,8272946.09%
Hispanic4885611.48%
Multiple2444217.21%
Other1462416.44%

7.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.45%

Male Poverty Rate

7.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gilpin County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gilpin County, Colorado is Multiple, with 17.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gilpin County, Colorado is White, with 6.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.55%.

Gilpin County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School60.26%
High School11.48%
Bachelors or Greater6.62%
Some College3.49%

Gilpin County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed30.77%
Female Employed6.59%
Male Employed3.73%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Gilpin County, Colorado Income

Gilpin County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$67,544$81,334
Families$78,929$101,270
Married Families$82,981$
Non Families$44,896$52,888

Gilpin County, Colorado Marital Status

Gilpin County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.2%

Male Marriage Rate

59.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Gilpin County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

Gilpin 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 35To44.

Gilpin County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

Gilpin County, Colorado Veterans

Gilpin County, Colorado Veterans by War

586

Number of Veterans

451

Male Veterans

135

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam233
Second Gulf War116
First Gulf War98
Korea33
World War II

Gilpin County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54218
65 to 74160
55 to 64151
75+42
18 to 3415

Gilpin County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White55313.06%
Hispanic6517.06%
Indian1930.16%
2 or More148.86%

Gilpin County, Colorado Veterans by Education

6.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gilpin County, Colorado Employment Status

Gilpin County, Colorado Employment by Age

70%

Labor Force Participation

67.2%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Gilpin County, Colorado Employment by Race

Gilpin County, Colorado Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Gilpin County, Colorado

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Central City 6637337010.56%
Black Hawk11812797.63%
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