Pueblo County, Colorado Population 2018

Pueblo County, Colorado's estimated population is 166,475 with a growth rate of 2.66% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Pueblo County, Colorado is the 10th largest county in Colorado.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017166,4754,3172.66%
2016162,158-2,676-1.62%
2016164,8341,7911.10%
2015163,0431,6241.01%
2014161,4193490.22%
2013161,0703350.21%
2012160,7355640.35%
2011160,1717080.44%
2010159,46336,41229.59%
1990123,051-2,921-2.32%
1980125,9727,7346.54%
1970118,238-469-0.40%
1960118,70728,51931.62%
195090,18821,31830.95%
194068,8702,8324.29%
193066,0388,40014.57%
192057,6385,41510.37%
191052,22317,77551.60%
190034,4482,9579.39%
189031,49123,874313.43%
18807,6175,352236.29%
18702,2650.00%

Pueblo County, Colorado Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White126,695
Some Other Race18,379
Two or More Races6,984
American Indian and Alaska Native5,110
Black or African American3,625
Asian1,269
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander96

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

Pueblo 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

Pueblo County, Colorado Median Age

38.8


Total

37.6


Male

40.3


Female

Pueblo County, Colorado Adults

There are 124,213 adults, (27,405 of which are seniors) in Pueblo County, Colorado.

Pueblo County, Colorado Age Dependency

67.5

Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Pueblo County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

82,353

50.79%

Male

79,805

49.21%

Pueblo County, Colorado Households and Families

Pueblo County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pueblo County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.8%20.2%
All63.6%36.4%
Male53.2%46.8%
Non Family53%47%
Female44.4%55.6%

63.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pueblo County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All62,8992.5163.6
Married27,8323.1879.8
Non Family22,5401.2353
Female8,7813.3444.4
Male3,7463.2753.2

3.12

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pueblo County, Colorado Households

Pueblo County, Colorado Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4,3433.99%
9th to 12th Grade8,4447.76%
High School Graduate31,85329.28%
Some College28,31626.03%
Associates Degree12,72511.70%
Bachelors Degree14,60313.42%
Graduate Degree8,5027.82%

Pueblo County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White63,68859,50217,221
Hispanic40,36632,4664,824
Other Race10,8848,095693
Multiple Races3,2512,711623
Native American3,2202,617269
Black2,0501,818313
Asian896746316
Islander535315

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 35.27%.

Pueblo County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,925$37,800$26,953
Less Than High School$19,837$22,450$12,208
High School Grad$27,486$34,009$21,811
Some College$30,594$35,465$25,874
Bachelors Degree$42,236$53,591$35,986
Graduate Degree$53,571$64,403$49,698

$31,925

Average Earnings

$37,800

Average Male

$26,953

Average Female

Pueblo County, Colorado Language

Pueblo County, Colorado Language by Age

Pueblo County, Colorado Language

85.38% of Pueblo County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 14.62% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.96% of the population.

Pueblo County, Colorado Poverty

Pueblo County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic67,77218,47427.26%
White83,16611,60713.96%
Other18,2936,26434.24%
Multiple6,7851,84027.12%
Native5,0601,48329.31%
Black3,0091,01233.63%
Asian1,17416514.05%
Islander966971.88%

20.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.96%

Male Poverty Rate

21.43%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pueblo County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pueblo County, Colorado is Islander, with 71.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pueblo County, Colorado is White, with 13.96% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.38%.

Pueblo County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.34%
High School18.53%
Some College15.43%
Bachelors or Greater5.97%

Pueblo County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.98%
Male Unemployed35.98%
Female Employed12.13%
Male Employed8.46%

Pueblo County, Colorado Income

Pueblo County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,000$55,932
Families$53,101$65,378
Married Families$66,465$78,246
Non Families$26,645$36,703

Pueblo County, Colorado Marital Status

Pueblo County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.9%

Male Marriage Rate

45.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Pueblo County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

Pueblo 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.

Pueblo County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

Pueblo County, Colorado Veterans

Pueblo County, Colorado Veterans by War

14,438

Number of Veterans

13,114

Male Veterans

1,324

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam5,124
First Gulf War2,664
Second Gulf War1,890
Korea1,598
World War II797

Pueblo County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 543,552
65 to 743,533
75+3,332
55 to 643,032
18 to 34989

Pueblo County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White12,39512.44%
Hispanic4,0428.39%
Other8606.74%
Black40015.07%
2 or More3738.94%
Indian3499.18%
Asian615.97%

Pueblo County, Colorado Veterans by Education

10.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pueblo County, Colorado Employment Status

Pueblo County, Colorado Employment by Age

56.9%

Labor Force Participation

51.3%

Employment Rate

9.7%

Unemployment Rate

Pueblo County, Colorado Employment by Race

Pueblo County, Colorado Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Pueblo County, Colorado

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Pueblo10654411029137473.52%
Boone339349102.95%
Rye15315742.61%
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