Lake County, Colorado Population 2019

Lake County, Colorado's estimated population is 7,778 with a growth rate of 2.26% 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
20177,7781722.26%
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
White6,590
Some Other Race690
Two or More Races86
Asian48
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander35
American Indian and Alaska Native23
Black or African American9

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

Lake County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2019

100200300400 Male Population100200300400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Lake County, Colorado Median Age

39.3


Total

41.2


Male

38.2


Female

Lake County, Colorado Adults

There are 6,144 adults, (839 of whom are seniors) in Lake County, Colorado.

Lake County, Colorado Age Dependency

41

Age Dependency Ratio

15.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

3,402

45.48%

Male

4,079

54.52%

Lake County, Colorado Households and Families

Lake County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Lake County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female73.3%26.7%
Married65.8%34.2%
Male64.9%35.1%
All57.6%42.4%
Non Family44.4%55.6%

57.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lake County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,3242.2157.6
Married1,5372.7165.8
Non Family1,3371.2844.4
Male2483.2864.9
Female2023.1373.3

2.75

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

7.9%

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 Grade3025.57%
9th to 12th Grade4147.64%
High School Graduate1,81133.41%
Some College80214.80%
Associates Degree4027.42%
Bachelors Degree1,29823.95%
Graduate Degree3917.21%

Lake County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,9123,6961,565
Hispanic1,40591164
Other Race448224
Multiple Races505050
Asian444410
Islander1414
Black93

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 100.00%.

Lake County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,044$37,632$28,173
Less Than High School$29,432$29,858$
High School Grad$36,555$42,677$21,528
Some College$27,873$20,952$29,567
Bachelors Degree$39,574$43,053$38,438
Graduate Degree$37,696$$26,302

$35,044

Average Earnings

$37,632

Average Male

$28,173

Average Female

Lake County, Colorado Language

Lake County, Colorado Language by Age

Lake County, Colorado Language

81.02% of Lake County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 18.98% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.80% of the population.

Lake County, Colorado Poverty

Lake County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2,52048019.05%
White4,6994088.68%
Other69015522.46%
Multiple785064.10%
Black11100.00%

12.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.52%

Male Poverty Rate

15.47%

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 White, with 8.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.02%.

Lake County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.83%
High School11.91%
Bachelors or Greater11.45%
Some College10.39%

Lake County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed50.93%
Female Unemployed23.48%
Female Employed8.27%
Male Employed7.28%

Lake County, Colorado Income

Lake County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,176$60,805
Families$62,888$70,811
Married Families$74,668$
Non Families$37,922$43,888

Lake County, Colorado Marital Status

Lake County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.4%

Male Marriage Rate

54.4%

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


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

Lake County, Colorado Veterans

Lake County, Colorado Veterans by War

475

Number of Veterans

449

Male Veterans

26

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam244
First Gulf War53
World War II27
Korea16
Second Gulf War2

Lake County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74223
35 to 54169
55 to 6442
75+41
18 to 34

Lake County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4478.19%
Hispanic281.66%
Asian2654.17%
Black222.22%

Lake County, Colorado Veterans by Education

5.24%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.13%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake County, Colorado Employment Status

Lake County, Colorado Employment by Age

69.5%

Labor Force Participation

65.5%

Employment Rate

5.7%

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