Morgan County, Colorado Population 2018

Morgan County, Colorado's estimated population is 28,192 with a growth rate of -0.34% 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
201728,192-96-0.34%
201628,2882250.80%
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
White25,655
Black or African American875
Two or More Races863
Some Other Race608
Asian143
American Indian and Alaska Native141
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander3

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

Morgan 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

Morgan County, Colorado Median Age

36.6


Total

35.6


Male

37.5


Female

Morgan County, Colorado Adults

There are 20,735 adults, (4,413 of which are seniors) in Morgan County, Colorado.

Morgan County, Colorado Age Dependency

73.2

Age Dependency Ratio

27

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Morgan County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

14,217

50.26%

Male

14,071

49.74%

Morgan County, Colorado Households and Families

Morgan County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Morgan County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80%20%
All65.8%34.2%
Male52%48%
Non Family50.8%49.2%
Female47.5%52.5%

65.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Morgan County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,4932.6665.8
Married5,5523.2680
Non Family2,7871.1850.8
Female1,4603.0247.5
Male6943.0252

3.08

Average Family Size

2.66

Average Household Size

5.7%

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 Grade1,81810.00%
9th to 12th Grade1,6409.02%
High School Graduate5,77331.75%
Some College4,51824.85%
Associates Degree1,5058.28%
Bachelors Degree1,8059.93%
Graduate Degree1,1236.18%

Morgan County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,36011,1732,499
Hispanic5,0293,029315
Black53432079
Multiple Races36729439
Other Race30724713
Asian124848
Native American1096718
Islander33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 20.22%.

Morgan County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,346$39,123$24,841
Less Than High School$26,026$28,534$20,062
High School Grad$31,130$37,407$22,313
Some College$31,768$44,161$23,906
Bachelors Degree$39,625$45,893$36,600
Graduate Degree$43,417$56,438$40,403

$31,346

Average Earnings

$39,123

Average Male

$24,841

Average Female

Morgan County, Colorado Language

Morgan County, Colorado Language by Age

Morgan County, Colorado Language

73.19% of Morgan County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 26.81% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.19% of the population.

Morgan County, Colorado Poverty

Morgan County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,6761,5559.32%
Hispanic9,8181,25112.74%
Multiple84211413.54%
Black85711313.19%
Other5858614.70%
Native1341611.94%
Asian14385.59%

10.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.65%

Male Poverty Rate

13.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morgan County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morgan County, Colorado is Other, with 14.70% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morgan County, Colorado is Asian, with 5.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.71%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.56%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.43%.

Morgan County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School18.36%
Some College8.48%
High School6.31%
Bachelors or Greater3.32%

Morgan County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed9.93%
Female Unemployed8.40%
Female Employed7.24%
Male Employed2.84%

Morgan County, Colorado Income

Morgan County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,495$62,657
Families$54,724$69,156
Married Families$68,168$
Non Families$27,030$36,874

Morgan County, Colorado Marital Status

Morgan County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.5%

Male Marriage Rate

54.8%

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 Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Morgan County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

Morgan County, Colorado Veterans

Morgan County, Colorado Veterans by War

1,400

Number of Veterans

1,300

Male Veterans

100

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam495
Korea193
First Gulf War175
World War II138
Second Gulf War122

Morgan County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+426
65 to 74342
35 to 54316
55 to 64250
18 to 3466

Morgan County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2946.81%
Hispanic1402.24%
Other5113.35%
2 or More194.01%
Indian1813.04%
Black182.91%

Morgan County, Colorado Veterans by Education

6.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.99%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morgan County, Colorado Employment Status

Morgan County, Colorado Employment by Age

65.4%

Labor Force Participation

61.8%

Employment Rate

5.5%

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