Routt County, Colorado Population 2018

Routt County, Colorado's estimated population is 25,220 with a growth rate of 5.17% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Routt County, Colorado is the 23rd largest county in Colorado.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201725,2201,2405.17%
201623,980-699-2.83%
201624,6793691.52%
201524,3102911.21%
201424,0194501.91%
201323,5693161.36%
201223,25370.03%
201123,246-200-0.85%
201023,4469,35866.43%
199014,0886845.10%
198013,4046,812103.34%
19706,59269211.73%
19605,900-3,040-34.00%
19508,940-1,585-15.06%
194010,5251,17312.54%
19309,3524044.51%
19208,9481,38718.34%
19107,5613,900106.53%
19003,6611,29254.54%
18902,3692,2291592.14%
18801400.00%

Routt County, Colorado Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White22,726
Some Other Race481
Asian263
Two or More Races230
Black or African American179
American Indian and Alaska Native101

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

Routt 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

Routt County, Colorado Median Age

40


Total

39.4


Male

41.2


Female

Routt County, Colorado Adults

There are 19,400 adults, (2,854 of which are seniors) in Routt County, Colorado.

Routt County, Colorado Age Dependency

45.1

Age Dependency Ratio

17.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Routt County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

11,515

48.02%

Male

12,465

51.98%

Routt County, Colorado Households and Families

Routt County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Routt County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.1%17.9%
All67.4%32.6%
Female57.1%42.9%
Male55.3%44.7%
Non Family50.8%49.2%

67.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Routt County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,4372.567.4
Married4,8702.9682.1
Non Family3,8071.7350.8
Female4383.3457.1
Male3223.4255.3

2.94

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Routt County, Colorado Households

Routt County, Colorado Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2051.18%
9th to 12th Grade3962.28%
High School Graduate3,75421.60%
Some College3,15418.15%
Associates Degree1,2847.39%
Bachelors Degree5,67732.66%
Graduate Degree2,91216.75%

Routt County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White16,00215,6298,164
Hispanic881693150
Asian217215147
Other Race19710914
Black12011077
Multiple Races1087922
Native American908315

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 99.08%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 67.74%.

Routt County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,694$38,328$30,895
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$30,594$35,250$22,292
Some College$31,751$35,994$28,266
Bachelors Degree$36,173$37,265$34,967
Graduate Degree$52,904$80,302$44,083

$34,694

Average Earnings

$38,328

Average Male

$30,895

Average Female

Routt County, Colorado Language

Routt County, Colorado Language by Age

Routt County, Colorado Language

92.35% of Routt County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 7.65% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.56% of the population.

Routt County, Colorado Poverty

Routt County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White21,3421,9138.96%
Hispanic1,62235822.07%
Other48115832.85%
Asian2625621.37%
Multiple2244118.30%
Black14842.70%

10.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.17%

Male Poverty Rate

9.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Routt County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Routt County, Colorado is Other, with 32.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Routt County, Colorado is Black, with 2.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.86%.

Routt County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.85%
Some College10.74%
High School9.78%
Bachelors or Greater6.48%

Routt County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed42.82%
Female Unemployed29.35%
Male Employed8.69%
Female Employed6.83%

Routt County, Colorado Income

Routt County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$63,505$85,620
Families$80,977$106,708
Married Families$90,493$
Non Families$37,856$50,823

Routt County, Colorado Marital Status

Routt County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.6%

Male Marriage Rate

52.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Routt County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

Routt County, Colorado Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Routt County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

Routt County, Colorado Veterans

Routt County, Colorado Veterans by War

1,321

Number of Veterans

1,260

Male Veterans

61

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam614
First Gulf War233
World War II94
Korea77
Second Gulf War43

Routt County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74493
75+262
35 to 54259
55 to 64201
18 to 34106

Routt County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3167.13%
Hispanic201.79%
Black53.73%

Routt County, Colorado Veterans by Education

7.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Routt County, Colorado Employment Status

Routt County, Colorado Employment by Age

74.3%

Labor Force Participation

71.3%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Routt County, Colorado Employment by Race

Routt County, Colorado Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Routt County, Colorado

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Steamboat Springs12081126906095.04%
Hayden18061874683.77%
Oak Creek883914313.51%
Yampa428447194.44%
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