Kit Carson County, Colorado Population 2018

Kit Carson County, Colorado's estimated population is 7,158 with a growth rate of -6.16% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Kit Carson County, Colorado is the 43rd largest county in Colorado.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20177,8466889.61%
20177,158-470-6.16%
20167,628-574-7.00%
20158,2021952.44%
20148,007-227-2.76%
20138,2341742.16%
20128,060-96-1.18%
20118,156-108-1.31%
20108,2641,12415.74%
19907,140-459-6.04%
19807,599690.92%
19707,5305738.24%
19606,957-1,643-19.10%
19508,6001,08814.48%
19407,512-2,213-22.76%
19309,7258109.09%
19208,9151,43219.14%
19107,4835,903373.61%
19001,580-892-36.08%
18902,4720.00%

Kit Carson County, Colorado Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White7,173
Some Other Race266
Black or African American249
Two or More Races78
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander40
Asian29
American Indian and Alaska Native11

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

Kit Carson County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500 Male Population100200300400500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Kit Carson County, Colorado Median Age

38.4


Total

36.9


Male

42.9


Female

Kit Carson County, Colorado Adults

There are 6,054 adults, (1,365 of whom are seniors) in Kit Carson County, Colorado.

Kit Carson County, Colorado Age Dependency

67.3

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Kit Carson County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

3,454

44.02%

Male

4,392

55.98%

Kit Carson County, Colorado Households and Families

Kit Carson County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Kit Carson County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.6%15.4%
All69.9%30.1%
Non Family56.9%43.1%
Female43.4%56.6%
Male33.3%66.7%

69.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Kit Carson County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9952.3769.9
Married1,6872.8884.6
Non Family8911.0856.9
Male2192.6833.3
Female1983.4643.4

2.83

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Kit Carson County, Colorado Households

Kit Carson County, Colorado Education

Kit Carson County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3756.73%
9th to 12th Grade3636.51%
High School Graduate2,19039.30%
Some College1,25022.43%
Associates Degree5129.19%
Bachelors Degree59510.68%
Graduate Degree2875.15%

Kit Carson County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,3704,073841
Hispanic89851126
Black2352038
Other Race1539111
Islander3017
Asian27274
Native American112
Multiple Races11113

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 27.27%.

Kit Carson County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,356$38,113$20,411
Less Than High School$33,058$38,906$9,115
High School Grad$24,761$34,688$15,781
Some College$34,332$46,083$23,350
Bachelors Degree$37,292$48,194$31,336
Graduate Degree$35,938$$37,500

$31,356

Average Earnings

$38,113

Average Male

$20,411

Average Female

Kit Carson County, Colorado Language

Kit Carson County, Colorado Language by Age

Kit Carson County, Colorado Language

85.39% of Kit Carson County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 14.61% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.70% of the population.

Kit Carson County, Colorado Poverty

Kit Carson County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,6705199.15%
Hispanic1,33027920.98%
Other2658030.19%
Asian221568.18%
Black1417.14%

11.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.34%

Male Poverty Rate

14.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kit Carson County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kit Carson County, Colorado is Asian, with 68.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kit Carson County, Colorado is Black, with 7.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.99%.

Kit Carson County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.62%
High School11.27%
Some College7.01%
Bachelors or Greater2.50%

Kit Carson County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.12%
Male Unemployed18.31%
Female Employed10.41%
Male Employed3.31%

Kit Carson County, Colorado Income

Kit Carson County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,881$67,229
Families$56,845$81,466
Married Families$64,427$
Non Families$24,777$29,915

Kit Carson County, Colorado Marital Status

Kit Carson County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

60.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.3%

Male Marriage Rate

60.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Kit Carson County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

Kit Carson 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.

Kit Carson County, Colorado Marital Status by Race


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

Kit Carson County, Colorado Veterans

Kit Carson County, Colorado Veterans by War

562

Number of Veterans

491

Male Veterans

71

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam215
Korea75
Second Gulf War74
First Gulf War57
World War II43

Kit Carson County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+207
65 to 74148
35 to 54107
55 to 6470
18 to 3430

Kit Carson County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5409.76%
Hispanic141.46%
Hawaiian1343.33%
Black93.69%

Kit Carson County, Colorado Veterans by Education

7.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.45%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kit Carson County, Colorado Employment Status

Kit Carson County, Colorado Employment by Age

61.7%

Labor Force Participation

58.3%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Kit Carson County, Colorado Employment by Race

Kit Carson County, Colorado Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Kit Carson County, Colorado

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Burlington42544184-70-1.65%
Stratton662654-8-1.21%
Flagler561554-7-1.25%
Bethune23723810.42%
Seibert1812193820.99%
Vona10610600.00%
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