Pitkin County, Colorado Population 2019

Pitkin County, Colorado's estimated population is 17,890 with a growth rate of -0.02% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pitkin County, Colorado is the 29th largest county in Colorado.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201717,890-4-0.02%
201617,894320.18%
201517,8621981.12%
201417,6642391.37%
201317,4251660.96%
201217,2591130.66%
201117,146-10-0.06%
201017,1564,49535.50%
199012,6612,32322.47%
198010,3384,15367.15%
19706,1853,804159.76%
19602,38173544.65%
19501,646-190-10.35%
19401,836663.73%
19301,770-937-34.61%
19202,707-1,859-40.71%
19104,566-2,454-34.96%
19007,020-1,909-21.38%
18908,9290.00%

Pitkin County, Colorado Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White16,266
Some Other Race658
Two or More Races273
Black or African American271
Asian246
American Indian and Alaska Native33

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

Pitkin County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2019

2004006008001,000 Male Population2004006008001,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Pitkin County, Colorado Median Age

43.3


Total

42.3


Male

43.5


Female

Pitkin County, Colorado Adults

There are 14,867 adults, (2,938 of whom are seniors) in Pitkin County, Colorado.

Pitkin County, Colorado Age Dependency

48.8

Age Dependency Ratio

24.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Pitkin County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

8,384

47.24%

Male

9,363

52.76%

Pitkin County, Colorado Households and Families

Pitkin County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Pitkin County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.6%13.4%
Female67.2%32.8%
All64.8%35.2%
Male53.6%46.4%
Non Family48.9%51.1%

64.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pitkin County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,3402.464.8
Non Family3,7031.6448.9
Married2,7633.0586.6
Female6223.2167.2
Male2524.3653.6

3.02

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pitkin County, Colorado Households

Pitkin County, Colorado Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3402.50%
9th to 12th Grade2992.20%
High School Graduate1,94514.32%
Some College2,00014.73%
Associates Degree6805.01%
Bachelors Degree5,93343.69%
Graduate Degree2,38217.54%

Pitkin County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White12,12711,8937,930
Hispanic1,168786216
Other Race347206
Multiple Races10810890
Black876411
Asian616161
Native American333322

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Pitkin County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,112$45,702$36,122
Less Than High School$27,353$27,215$28,125
High School Grad$30,859$40,602$25,826
Some College$35,713$36,427$33,269
Bachelors Degree$46,346$50,073$40,707
Graduate Degree$52,453$$51,250

$41,112

Average Earnings

$45,702

Average Male

$36,122

Average Female

Pitkin County, Colorado Language

Pitkin County, Colorado Language by Age

Pitkin County, Colorado Language

85.96% of Pitkin County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 14.04% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.50% of the population.

Pitkin County, Colorado Poverty

Pitkin County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,1678425.55%
Black26016764.23%
Asian24616667.48%
Hispanic1,681613.63%
Multiple2734917.95%

7.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.40%

Male Poverty Rate

7.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pitkin County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pitkin County, Colorado is Asian, with 67.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pitkin County, Colorado is Hispanic, with 3.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.47%.

Pitkin County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.15%
Some College9.57%
High School6.36%
Bachelors or Greater3.63%

Pitkin County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed17.24%
Female Employed6.56%
Male Employed2.17%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Pitkin County, Colorado Income

Pitkin County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$67,755$130,882
Families$104,021$182,803
Married Families$124,301$
Non Families$50,495$76,656

Pitkin County, Colorado Marital Status

Pitkin County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.6%

Male Marriage Rate

40.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Pitkin County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

Pitkin 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.

Pitkin County, Colorado Marital Status by Race


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

Pitkin County, Colorado Veterans

Pitkin County, Colorado Veterans by War

690

Number of Veterans

646

Male Veterans

44

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam310
Second Gulf War123
First Gulf War78
Korea23
World War II

Pitkin County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+250
65 to 74236
35 to 54117
18 to 3449
55 to 6438

Pitkin County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White6094.39%
2 or More3830.65%
Black3618.09%
Hispanic181.37%
Other71.76%

Pitkin County, Colorado Veterans by Education

16.09%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pitkin County, Colorado Employment Status

Pitkin County, Colorado Employment by Age

78.3%

Labor Force Participation

74.8%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Pitkin County, Colorado Employment by Race

Pitkin County, Colorado Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Pitkin County, Colorado

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Aspen666368712083.12%
Basalt 38563921651.69%
Snowmass Village28222900782.76%
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