Las Animas County, Colorado Population 2018

Las Animas County, Colorado's estimated population is 14,238 with a growth rate of -0.59% 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
201714,238-84-0.59%
201614,3222351.67%
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
White12,067
Some Other Race913
Two or More Races584
American Indian and Alaska Native492
Black or African American133
Asian110
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander23

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

Las Animas 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

Las Animas County, Colorado Median Age

45.7


Total

43.8


Male

48.2


Female

Las Animas County, Colorado Adults

There are 11,701 adults, (3,108 of which are seniors) in Las Animas County, Colorado.

Las Animas County, Colorado Age Dependency

66.7

Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Las Animas County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

6,930

48.39%

Male

7,392

51.61%

Las Animas County, Colorado Households and Families

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

Las Animas County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.8%19.2%
All68.8%31.2%
Female60%40%
Male58.1%41.9%
Non Family56.4%43.6%

68.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Las Animas County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,0902.2268.8
Married3,0082.7980.8
Non Family2,2641.2356.4
Female515360
Male3032.7158.1

2.76

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

5.7%

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 Grade6045.83%
9th to 12th Grade8718.41%
High School Graduate3,06329.57%
Some College2,60325.13%
Associates Degree1,25612.12%
Bachelors Degree1,22511.82%
Graduate Degree7387.12%

Las Animas County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,9525,5721,426
Hispanic3,9162,849405
Other Race65439381
Native American36933651
Multiple Races29524755
Black11410010
Asian898946
Islander232323

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$28,697$34,118$21,569
Less Than High School$21,219$30,417$16,699
High School Grad$23,561$28,589$17,424
Some College$28,951$37,768$20,531
Bachelors Degree$33,883$46,944$26,771
Graduate Degree$44,191$45,313$42,679

$28,697

Average Earnings

$34,118

Average Male

$21,569

Average Female

Las Animas County, Colorado Language

Las Animas County, Colorado Language by Age

Las Animas County, Colorado Language

85.99% of Las Animas County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 14.01% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.42% of the population.

Las Animas County, Colorado Poverty

Las Animas County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,14493113.03%
Hispanic5,79490715.65%
Other91115717.23%
Native45710222.32%
Multiple5629416.73%

14.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.69%

Male Poverty Rate

15.92%

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 22.32% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Las Animas County, Colorado is White, with 13.03% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.43%.

Las Animas County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.06%
Some College12.85%
High School12.51%
Bachelors or Greater4.12%

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

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed30.88%
Female Unemployed13.33%
Female Employed11.28%
Male Employed8.01%

Las Animas County, Colorado Income

Las Animas County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,808$54,993
Families$54,065$65,758
Married Families$61,103$
Non Families$25,086$35,543

Las Animas County, Colorado Marital Status

Las Animas County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.2%

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

Las Animas County, Colorado Veterans

Las Animas County, Colorado Veterans by War

1,212

Number of Veterans

1,133

Male Veterans

79

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam570
First Gulf War170
Second Gulf War129
Korea86
World War II41

Las Animas County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74507
75+249
55 to 64245
35 to 54137
18 to 3474

Las Animas County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,11011.23%
Hispanic3798.34%
Other385.39%
2 or More298.22%
Indian255.20%
Black107.52%

Las Animas County, Colorado Veterans by Education

8.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Las Animas County, Colorado Employment Status

Las Animas County, Colorado Employment by Age

56.8%

Labor Force Participation

52.4%

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