Pueblo County, Colorado Population 2018

Pueblo County, Colorado's estimated population is 166,475 with a growth rate of 1.00% 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
2017163,368-3,107-1.87%
2017166,4751,6411.00%
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
White126,971
Some Other Race18,606
Two or More Races6,776
American Indian and Alaska Native5,811
Black or African American3,620
Asian1,443
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander141

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

Pueblo County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2018

1,0002,0003,0004,0005,0006,000 Male Population1,0002,0003,0004,0005,0006,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Pueblo County, Colorado Median Age

38.8


Total

37.6


Male

40.5


Female

Pueblo County, Colorado Adults

There are 125,655 adults, (28,356 of whom are seniors) in Pueblo County, Colorado.

Pueblo County, Colorado Age Dependency

67.9

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Pueblo County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

83,038

50.83%

Male

80,330

49.17%

Pueblo County, Colorado Households and Families

Pueblo County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Pueblo County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.4%20.6%
All63.2%36.8%
Male53%47%
Non Family52.5%47.5%
Female44.4%55.6%

63.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Pueblo County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All63,4892.563.2
Married27,8723.1679.4
Non Family22,7381.2352.5
Female9,0453.2944.4
Male3,8343.3753

3.1

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

5.6%

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 Grade4,3703.96%
9th to 12th Grade8,0177.26%
High School Graduate32,04129.01%
Some College29,36726.59%
Associates Degree12,63911.44%
Bachelors Degree15,27713.83%
Graduate Degree8,7317.91%

Pueblo County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White64,39260,34117,751
Hispanic41,24633,6445,061
Other Race11,2498,544753
Native American3,5742,930301
Multiple Races3,1022,618585
Black2,1301,853366
Asian973862401
Islander11711749

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 41.88%.

Pueblo County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,291$36,956$28,565
Less Than High School$19,332$22,274$13,229
High School Grad$29,362$33,547$24,394
Some College$30,756$35,425$26,036
Bachelors Degree$43,443$53,003$38,537
Graduate Degree$54,063$67,532$51,357

$32,291

Average Earnings

$36,956

Average Male

$28,565

Average Female

Pueblo County, Colorado Language

Pueblo County, Colorado Language by Age

Pueblo County, Colorado Language

85.84% of Pueblo County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 14.16% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.58% of the population.

Pueblo County, Colorado Poverty

Pueblo County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic68,48917,22425.15%
White83,27912,34814.83%
Other18,5175,52629.84%
Native5,7451,67429.14%
Multiple6,5731,64325.00%
Black3,0801,00132.50%
Asian1,37019314.09%
Islander1363727.21%

19.81%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.32%

Male Poverty Rate

21.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pueblo County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pueblo County, Colorado is Black, with 32.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pueblo County, Colorado is Asian, with 14.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.08%.

Pueblo County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.21%
High School18.22%
Some College15.38%
Bachelors or Greater6.03%

Pueblo County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.87%
Male Unemployed35.20%
Female Employed12.22%
Male Employed8.28%

Pueblo County, Colorado Income

Pueblo County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,386$57,557
Families$54,097$67,591
Married Families$68,320$81,046
Non Families$26,442$36,881

Pueblo County, Colorado Marital Status

Pueblo County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.3%

Male Marriage Rate

45.2%

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


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

Pueblo County, Colorado Veterans

Pueblo County, Colorado Veterans by War

14,167

Number of Veterans

12,660

Male Veterans

1,507

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam5,144
First Gulf War2,644
Second Gulf War1,915
Korea1,372
World War II596

Pueblo County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 743,625
35 to 543,582
75+3,173
55 to 642,881
18 to 34906

Pueblo County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White12,05912.04%
Hispanic4,0018.17%
Other9227.11%
Black40214.90%
Indian3838.84%
2 or More3117.66%
Asian908.09%

Pueblo County, Colorado Veterans by Education

10.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pueblo County, Colorado Employment Status

Pueblo County, Colorado Employment by Age

56.3%

Labor Force Participation

50.9%

Employment Rate

9.3%

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