Kit Carson County, Colorado Population 2018

Kit Carson County, Colorado's estimated population is 7,158 with a growth rate of -12.43% 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
20177,158-1,016-12.43%
20168,1745467.16%
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
White7,538
Black or African American306
Some Other Race189
Two or More Races66
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander29
American Indian and Alaska Native28
Asian18

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

Kit Carson County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Kit Carson County, Colorado Median Age

39.2


Total

38.1


Male

42.1


Female

Kit Carson County, Colorado Adults

There are 6,384 adults, (1,406 of which are seniors) in Kit Carson County, Colorado.

Kit Carson County, Colorado Age Dependency

64.3

Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36

Child Dependency Ratio

Kit Carson County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

3,492

42.72%

Male

4,682

57.28%

Kit Carson County, Colorado Households and Families

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

Kit Carson County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.5%19.5%
All69.6%30.4%
Non Family58.7%41.3%
Male48.6%51.4%
Female48.1%51.9%

69.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Kit Carson County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9752.4569.6
Married1,6752.9680.5
Non Family9051.0958.7
Male2123.1148.6
Female1833.7248.1

2.92

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

5.9%

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 Grade4517.76%
9th to 12th Grade5068.70%
High School Graduate2,21238.05%
Some College1,40324.14%
Associates Degree4377.52%
Bachelors Degree5409.29%
Graduate Degree2644.54%

Kit Carson County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,5454,110779
Hispanic90546819
Black2962304
Other Race110271
Native American2819
Islander2212
Asian16161
Multiple Races771

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 17.14%.

Kit Carson County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,281$37,083$17,283
Less Than High School$27,417$37,873$10,200
High School Grad$24,366$32,260$16,125
Some College$31,222$40,746$21,810
Bachelors Degree$37,500$42,750$31,442
Graduate Degree$32,589$$32,857

$30,281

Average Earnings

$37,083

Average Male

$17,283

Average Female

Kit Carson County, Colorado Language

Kit Carson County, Colorado Language by Age

Kit Carson County, Colorado Language

85.19% of Kit Carson County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 14.81% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.16% of the population.

Kit Carson County, Colorado Poverty

Kit Carson County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,84360910.42%
Hispanic1,36241530.47%
Other1897338.62%
Asian11872.73%
Black7114.29%

14.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.69%

Male Poverty Rate

16.98%

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 72.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kit Carson County, Colorado is White, with 10.42% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.17%.

Kit Carson County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.57%
High School14.31%
Some College6.40%
Bachelors or Greater2.74%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.82%
Male Unemployed18.39%
Female Employed11.18%
Male Employed5.67%

Kit Carson County, Colorado Income

Kit Carson County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,449$63,400
Families$53,542$76,159
Married Families$60,451$
Non Families$24,769$30,260

Kit Carson County, Colorado Marital Status

Kit Carson County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.9%

Male Marriage Rate

58.7%

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 35To44.

Kit Carson County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

Kit Carson County, Colorado Veterans

Kit Carson County, Colorado Veterans by War

564

Number of Veterans

557

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam160
Korea80
First Gulf War79
Second Gulf War69
World War II35

Kit Carson County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+185
35 to 54156
65 to 74121
55 to 6489
18 to 3413

Kit Carson County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5489.35%
Hispanic212.01%
Black103.29%
Hawaiian627.27%

Kit Carson County, Colorado Veterans by Education

11.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kit Carson County, Colorado Employment Status

Kit Carson County, Colorado Employment by Age

59.9%

Labor Force Participation

56.8%

Employment Rate

5%

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