Saguache County, Colorado Population 2018

Saguache County, Colorado's estimated population is 6,626 with a growth rate of 5.93% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Saguache County, Colorado is the 45th largest county in Colorado.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,6263715.93%
20166,255-152-2.37%
20166,4071682.69%
20156,239530.86%
20146,186-46-0.74%
20136,232-88-1.39%
20126,3201432.32%
20116,177410.67%
20106,1361,51732.84%
19904,61968417.38%
19803,9351082.82%
19703,827-646-14.44%
19604,473-1,191-21.03%
19505,664-509-8.25%
19406,173-77-1.23%
19306,2501,61234.76%
19204,63847811.49%
19104,1603077.97%
19003,85354016.30%
18903,3131,34067.92%
18801,9731,669549.01%
18703040.00%

Saguache County, Colorado Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,641
Two or More Races247
Some Other Race222
Asian82
American Indian and Alaska Native63

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

Saguache County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Saguache County, Colorado Median Age

47.5


Total

47.8


Male

47.4


Female

Saguache County, Colorado Adults

There are 4,816 adults, (1,145 of which are seniors) in Saguache County, Colorado.

Saguache County, Colorado Age Dependency

70.4

Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Saguache County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

3,181

50.86%

Male

3,074

49.14%

Saguache County, Colorado Households and Families

Saguache County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Saguache County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.6%19.4%
All72.2%27.8%
Non Family66.1%33.9%
Male63%37%
Female55.7%44.3%

72.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Saguache County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5302.4672.2
Married1,2563.2380.6
Non Family9741.1566.1
Female2463.5655.7
Male543.3763

3.25

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

2.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Saguache County, Colorado Households

Saguache County, Colorado Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade49411.15%
9th to 12th Grade3558.02%
High School Graduate1,16426.28%
Some College1,11125.08%
Associates Degree1774.00%
Bachelors Degree76817.34%
Graduate Degree3608.13%

Saguache County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,8722,718989
Hispanic1,38270887
Other Race1405119
Multiple Races957119
Asian828229
Native American63337

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 35.37%.

Saguache County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,339$26,223$19,861
Less Than High School$19,441$21,570$17,356
High School Grad$27,017$28,375$20,833
Some College$22,829$26,827$21,300
Bachelors Degree$21,250$23,438$19,100
Graduate Degree$33,750$51,000$29,167

$23,339

Average Earnings

$26,223

Average Male

$19,861

Average Female

Saguache County, Colorado Language

Saguache County, Colorado Language by Age

Saguache County, Colorado Language

66.26% of Saguache County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 33.74% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 30.01% of the population.

Saguache County, Colorado Poverty

Saguache County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2,36961926.13%
White3,58259416.58%
Multiple24717470.45%
Other22211752.70%
Asian827591.46%
Native621117.74%

22.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.76%

Male Poverty Rate

26.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Saguache County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Saguache County, Colorado is Asian, with 91.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Saguache County, Colorado is White, with 16.58% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.33%.

Saguache County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.45%
Some College18.19%
Bachelors or Greater13.92%
High School11.60%

Saguache County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed56.92%
Male Unemployed19.42%
Female Employed17.34%
Male Employed15.34%

Saguache County, Colorado Income

Saguache County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,457$51,533
Families$43,616$59,458
Married Families$50,238$
Non Families$22,663$37,105

Saguache County, Colorado Marital Status

Saguache County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.1%

Male Marriage Rate

54.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Saguache County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

Saguache 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.

Saguache County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

Saguache County, Colorado Veterans

Saguache County, Colorado Veterans by War

565

Number of Veterans

553

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam315
First Gulf War54
Korea24
World War II20
Second Gulf War8

Saguache County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74203
55 to 64173
75+113
35 to 5470
18 to 346

Saguache County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White55712.73%
Hispanic885.37%
Other84.37%

Saguache County, Colorado Veterans by Education

6.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Saguache County, Colorado Employment Status

Saguache County, Colorado Employment by Age

53.5%

Labor Force Participation

49.4%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Saguache County, Colorado Employment by Race

Saguache County, Colorado Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Saguache County, Colorado

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Center 22402234-6-0.27%
Saguache48548830.62%
Crestone1271431612.60%
Moffat11611821.72%
Bonanza161600.00%
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