Las Animas County, Colorado Population 2018

Las Animas County, Colorado's estimated population is 14,238 with a growth rate of 1.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Las Animas County, Colorado is the 33rd largest county in Colorado.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201714,151-87-0.61%
201714,2381511.07%
201614,087660.47%
201514,021-10-0.07%
201414,031-348-2.42%
201314,379-592-3.95%
201214,971-62-0.41%
201115,033-378-2.45%
201015,4111,64611.96%
199013,765-1,132-7.60%
198014,897-847-5.38%
197015,744-4,239-21.21%
196019,983-5,919-22.85%
195025,902-6,467-19.98%
194032,369-3,639-10.11%
193036,008-2,967-7.61%
192038,9755,33215.85%
191033,64311,80154.03%
190021,8424,63426.93%
189017,2088,30593.28%
18808,9034,627108.21%
18704,2760.00%

Las Animas County, Colorado Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White12,043
Some Other Race739
Two or More Races597
American Indian and Alaska Native508
Black or African American128
Asian116
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20

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

Las Animas County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500600 Male Population100200300400500600 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Las Animas County, Colorado Median Age

46


Total

43.8


Male

48.8


Female

Las Animas County, Colorado Adults

There are 11,588 adults, (3,153 of whom are seniors) in Las Animas County, Colorado.

Las Animas County, Colorado Age Dependency

67.8

Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Las Animas County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

6,828

48.25%

Male

7,323

51.75%

Las Animas County, Colorado Households and Families

Las Animas County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Las Animas County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.9%22.1%
All65.9%34.1%
Non Family55.8%44.2%
Male54.4%45.6%
Female52.4%47.6%

65.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Las Animas County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,3272.1165.9
Married2,9962.7277.9
Non Family2,4851.2255.8
Female5722.5852.4
Male2742.5354.4

2.63

Average Family Size

2.11

Average Household Size

6.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Las Animas County, Colorado Households

Las Animas County, Colorado Education

Las Animas County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5935.75%
9th to 12th Grade7186.96%
High School Graduate2,97228.79%
Some College2,60425.23%
Associates Degree1,35213.10%
Bachelors Degree1,31912.78%
Graduate Degree7647.40%

Las Animas County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,8905,5611,610
Hispanic3,8992,959344
Other Race52834565
Native American42239155
Multiple Races35129058
Black1161007
Asian858547
Islander202020

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%.

Las Animas County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,741$35,657$24,215
Less Than High School$20,524$28,000$15,335
High School Grad$23,413$29,459$12,750
Some College$30,259$35,908$25,445
Bachelors Degree$35,910$49,896$31,800
Graduate Degree$47,500$45,536$50,324

$30,741

Average Earnings

$35,657

Average Male

$24,215

Average Female

Las Animas County, Colorado Language

Las Animas County, Colorado Language by Age

Las Animas County, Colorado Language

83.62% of Las Animas County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 16.38% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.34% of the population.

Las Animas County, Colorado Poverty

Las Animas County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic5,7671,25121.69%
White7,02287812.50%
Multiple57416428.57%
Native47114029.72%
Other73713017.64%

17.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.51%

Male Poverty Rate

17.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Las Animas County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Las Animas County, Colorado is Native, with 29.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Las Animas County, Colorado is White, with 12.50% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.97%.

Las Animas County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.30%
High School18.59%
Some College12.43%
Bachelors or Greater4.15%

Las Animas County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.60%
Male Unemployed32.82%
Female Employed12.69%
Male Employed11.01%

Las Animas County, Colorado Income

Las Animas County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,586$54,224
Families$52,923$65,827
Married Families$58,235$
Non Families$27,517$34,966

Las Animas County, Colorado Marital Status

Las Animas County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.3%

Male Marriage Rate

52.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Las Animas County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

Las Animas 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.

Las Animas County, Colorado Marital Status by Race


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

Las Animas County, Colorado Veterans

Las Animas County, Colorado Veterans by War

1,141

Number of Veterans

1,061

Male Veterans

80

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam571
First Gulf War158
Second Gulf War124
Korea62
World War II40

Las Animas County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74492
75+256
55 to 64214
35 to 54110
18 to 3469

Las Animas County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,03810.51%
Hispanic3557.87%
Other5710.07%
2 or More225.71%
Indian173.46%
Black75.47%

Las Animas County, Colorado Veterans by Education

7.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.65%

Veteran Disability Rate

Las Animas County, Colorado Employment Status

Las Animas County, Colorado Employment by Age

55.4%

Labor Force Participation

51%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Las Animas County, Colorado Employment by Race

Las Animas County, Colorado Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Las Animas County, Colorado

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Trinidad90918103-988-10.87%
Aguilar538473-65-12.08%
Cokedale129118-11-8.53%
Branson7467-7-9.46%
Kim7466-8-10.81%
Starkville5953-6-10.17%
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