Pitkin County, Colorado Population 2018

Pitkin County, Colorado's estimated population is 17,890 with a growth rate of 1.98% 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
201717,8903471.98%
201617,543-351-1.96%
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
White16,197
Some Other Race608
Black or African American254
Two or More Races223
Asian217
American Indian and Alaska Native43
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1

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

Pitkin County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Pitkin County, Colorado Median Age

43.2


Total

43.2


Male

43.2


Female

Pitkin County, Colorado Adults

There are 14,701 adults, (2,737 of which are seniors) in Pitkin County, Colorado.

Pitkin County, Colorado Age Dependency

46.6

Age Dependency Ratio

22.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Pitkin County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

8,335

47.51%

Male

9,208

52.49%

Pitkin County, Colorado Households and Families

Pitkin County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pitkin County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.3%16.7%
Female66%34%
All62.8%37.2%
Male52.1%47.9%
Non Family48.1%51.9%

62.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pitkin County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,6012.2962.8
Non Family3,8031.5548.1
Married2,842383.3
Female5743.2366
Male382352.1

2.89

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

4.9%

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 Grade3062.27%
9th to 12th Grade3132.32%
High School Graduate1,85613.76%
Some College2,12315.74%
Associates Degree7375.47%
Bachelors Degree5,80343.04%
Graduate Degree2,34617.40%

Pitkin County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,95111,7687,763
Hispanic1,183766175
Other Race36219021
Black12210429
Multiple Races878781
Asian797970
Native American333322
Islander1

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 93.10%.

Pitkin County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,500$44,217$32,434
Less Than High School$25,154$27,246$23,462
High School Grad$27,050$34,500$23,775
Some College$33,125$35,373$31,618
Bachelors Degree$43,414$48,070$35,046
Graduate Degree$50,791$90,694$47,917

$37,500

Average Earnings

$44,217

Average Male

$32,434

Average Female

Pitkin County, Colorado Language

Pitkin County, Colorado Language by Age

Pitkin County, Colorado Language

84.05% of Pitkin County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 15.95% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.60% of the population.

Pitkin County, Colorado Poverty

Pitkin County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White15,0661,1017.31%
Black24413956.97%
Hispanic1,6661307.80%
Asian21712055.30%
Multiple2234017.94%
Islander11100.00%

8.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.23%

Male Poverty Rate

10.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pitkin County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pitkin County, Colorado is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pitkin County, Colorado is White, with 7.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.62%.

Pitkin County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.41%
Some College11.65%
High School7.51%
Bachelors or Greater4.76%

Pitkin County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Employed8.88%
Male Unemployed6.92%
Male Employed2.55%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Pitkin County, Colorado Income

Pitkin County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$69,789$125,593
Families$97,306$172,703
Married Families$114,483$
Non Families$50,548$74,688

Pitkin County, Colorado Marital Status

Pitkin County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.5%

Male Marriage Rate

43.9%

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

Pitkin County, Colorado Veterans

Pitkin County, Colorado Veterans by War

879

Number of Veterans

828

Male Veterans

51

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam323
Second Gulf War184
First Gulf War169
Korea64
World War II23

Pitkin County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74303
35 to 54264
75+238
55 to 6437
18 to 3437

Pitkin County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7985.79%
Black3517.24%
2 or More2625.49%
Hispanic171.32%
Other112.87%
Asian95.20%

Pitkin County, Colorado Veterans by Education

12.14%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pitkin County, Colorado Employment Status

Pitkin County, Colorado Employment by Age

76.8%

Labor Force Participation

72.4%

Employment Rate

5.5%

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