Morgan County, Colorado Population 2018

Morgan County, Colorado's estimated population is 28,192 with a growth rate of 0.46% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Morgan County, Colorado is the 20th largest county in Colorado.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201728,123-69-0.24%
201728,1921290.46%
201628,063-82-0.29%
201528,1451010.36%
201428,044-125-0.44%
201328,169-29-0.10%
201228,198-198-0.70%
201128,3961620.57%
201028,2346,29528.69%
199021,939-574-2.55%
198022,5132,40811.98%
197020,105-1,087-5.13%
196021,1923,11817.25%
195018,0748605.00%
194017,214-1,070-5.85%
193018,2842,16013.40%
192016,1246,54768.36%
19109,5776,309193.05%
19003,2681,667104.12%
18901,6010.00%

Morgan County, Colorado Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White24,601
Two or More Races1,249
Some Other Race1,114
Black or African American867
Asian152
American Indian and Alaska Native110
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30

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

Morgan County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,0001,200 Male Population2004006008001,0001,200 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Morgan County, Colorado Median Age

36.6


Total

35.4


Male

37.6


Female

Morgan County, Colorado Adults

There are 20,697 adults, (4,261 of whom are seniors) in Morgan County, Colorado.

Morgan County, Colorado Age Dependency

71.1

Age Dependency Ratio

25.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Morgan County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

14,126

50.23%

Male

13,997

49.77%

Morgan County, Colorado Households and Families

Morgan County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Morgan County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.2%23.8%
All64.2%35.8%
Male56.4%43.6%
Non Family50.9%49.1%
Female46.9%53.1%

64.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Morgan County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,5992.6264.2
Married5,6463.2576.2
Non Family2,8851.2350.9
Female1,3372.7546.9
Male7312.9156.4

3.04

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Morgan County, Colorado Households

Morgan County, Colorado Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8119.96%
9th to 12th Grade1,7299.51%
High School Graduate5,67231.19%
Some College4,31623.74%
Associates Degree1,5358.44%
Bachelors Degree1,96710.82%
Graduate Degree1,1536.34%

Morgan County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,15811,0402,694
Hispanic5,1723,067323
Other Race56439610
Black52929768
Multiple Races47439453
Asian1319012
Native American885615
Islander3012

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.80%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 22.16%.

Morgan County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,209$39,807$26,164
Less Than High School$26,967$30,851$21,987
High School Grad$31,815$39,410$21,620
Some College$31,531$42,047$26,010
Bachelors Degree$40,509$46,505$36,250
Graduate Degree$42,297$57,652$41,458

$32,209

Average Earnings

$39,807

Average Male

$26,164

Average Female

Morgan County, Colorado Language

Morgan County, Colorado Language by Age

Morgan County, Colorado Language

73.23% of Morgan County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 26.77% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.24% of the population.

Morgan County, Colorado Poverty

Morgan County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,3721,4879.08%
Hispanic9,9209109.17%
Black85612514.60%
Multiple1,230846.83%
Other1,114575.12%
Asian15295.92%
Native8722.30%

9.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.47%

Male Poverty Rate

12.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morgan County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morgan County, Colorado is Black, with 14.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morgan County, Colorado is Native, with 2.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.34%.

Morgan County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.95%
Some College8.25%
High School7.48%
Bachelors or Greater4.34%

Morgan County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed14.81%
Female Unemployed10.37%
Female Employed6.15%
Male Employed2.31%

Morgan County, Colorado Income

Morgan County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,456$64,236
Families$57,443$70,528
Married Families$69,238$
Non Families$30,512$40,652

Morgan County, Colorado Marital Status

Morgan County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.4%

Male Marriage Rate

56.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Morgan County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

Morgan 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 45To54.

Morgan County, Colorado Marital Status by Race


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

Morgan County, Colorado Veterans

Morgan County, Colorado Veterans by War

1,359

Number of Veterans

1,248

Male Veterans

111

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam512
First Gulf War173
Korea160
Second Gulf War160
World War II118

Morgan County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+403
65 to 74346
35 to 54281
55 to 64247
18 to 3482

Morgan County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2166.59%
Hispanic2243.50%
Other8812.26%
2 or More254.11%
Indian1513.89%
Black152.37%

Morgan County, Colorado Veterans by Education

5.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morgan County, Colorado Employment Status

Morgan County, Colorado Employment by Age

64.7%

Labor Force Participation

61.7%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Morgan County, Colorado Employment by Race

Morgan County, Colorado Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Morgan County, Colorado

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Fort Morgan1134911348-1-0.01%
Brush54735408-65-1.19%
Wiggins893886-7-0.78%
Log Lane Village873864-9-1.03%
Hillrose252250-2-0.79%
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