Lake County, Colorado Population 2018

Lake County, Colorado's estimated population is 7,778 with a growth rate of 5.09% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Lake County, Colorado is the 42nd largest county in Colorado.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20177,7783775.09%
20167,401-205-2.70%
20167,6061622.18%
20157,4441271.74%
20147,317560.77%
20137,261140.19%
20127,247-88-1.20%
20117,335690.95%
20107,2661,25920.96%
19906,007-2,823-31.97%
19808,8305486.62%
19708,2821,18116.63%
19607,10195115.46%
19506,150-733-10.65%
19406,8831,98440.50%
19304,899-1,731-26.11%
19206,630-3,970-37.45%
191010,600-7,454-41.29%
190018,0543,39123.13%
189014,663-8,900-37.77%
188023,56323,0414413.98%
18705220.00%

Lake County, Colorado Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,391
Some Other Race765
Two or More Races155
Asian38
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander32
American Indian and Alaska Native12
Black or African American8

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

Lake County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Lake County, Colorado Median Age

39.4


Total

39.8


Male

38.7


Female

Lake County, Colorado Adults

There are 5,936 adults, (851 of which are seniors) in Lake County, Colorado.

Lake County, Colorado Age Dependency

45.6

Age Dependency Ratio

16.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

3,291

44.47%

Male

4,110

55.53%

Lake County, Colorado Households and Families

Lake County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lake County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married65.8%34.2%
Female64.3%35.7%
All55.7%44.3%
Non Family45.9%54.1%
Male38.2%61.8%

55.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lake County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1212.3255.7
Married1,4982.9965.8
Non Family1,2801.2945.9
Male2173.438.2
Female1262.9464.3

2.92

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

8.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lake County, Colorado Households

Lake County, Colorado Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade671.31%
9th to 12th Grade2995.87%
High School Graduate1,71233.58%
Some College94618.56%
Associates Degree4989.77%
Bachelors Degree1,21723.87%
Graduate Degree3597.04%

Lake County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,6713,5681,438
Hispanic1,3261,069115
Other Race41229424
Multiple Races595923
Asian3434
Black82
Islander88

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 39.17%.

Lake County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,577$37,766$24,313
Less Than High School$27,882$29,028$
High School Grad$34,617$40,156$22,892
Some College$29,075$35,246$28,018
Bachelors Degree$37,430$37,260$37,759
Graduate Degree$22,214$$20,607

$34,577

Average Earnings

$37,766

Average Male

$24,313

Average Female

Lake County, Colorado Language

Lake County, Colorado Language by Age

Lake County, Colorado Language

76.83% of Lake County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 23.17% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.08% of the population.

Lake County, Colorado Poverty

Lake County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,53350011.03%
Hispanic2,53831012.21%
Multiple1472315.65%
Other765141.83%
Native12216.67%
Black11100.00%

11.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.29%

Male Poverty Rate

11.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake County, Colorado

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake County, Colorado is Other, with 1.83% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.76%.

Lake County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.22%
Bachelors or Greater10.74%
Some College8.55%
High School8.23%

Lake County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed48.91%
Female Unemployed25.34%
Male Employed8.44%
Female Employed7.35%

Lake County, Colorado Income

Lake County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,928$61,140
Families$64,043$70,452
Married Families$72,162$
Non Families$39,227$45,635

Lake County, Colorado Marital Status

Lake County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.2%

Male Marriage Rate

57.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

Lake 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 45To54.

Lake County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

Lake County, Colorado Veterans

Lake County, Colorado Veterans by War

544

Number of Veterans

517

Male Veterans

27

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam265
First Gulf War60
Korea45
World War II26
Second Gulf War9

Lake County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74232
35 to 54178
75+65
55 to 6460
18 to 349

Lake County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White5059.63%
Hispanic422.51%
Asian2463.16%
Other142.47%
Black112.50%

Lake County, Colorado Veterans by Education

3.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake County, Colorado Employment Status

Lake County, Colorado Employment by Age

73.4%

Labor Force Participation

69%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Lake County, Colorado Employment by Race

Lake County, Colorado Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Lake County, Colorado

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Leadville26022693913.50%
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