Saguache County, Colorado Population 2018

Saguache County, Colorado's estimated population is 6,626 with a growth rate of 3.42% 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
20176,338-288-4.35%
20176,6262193.42%
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
White5,731
Some Other Race251
Two or More Races200
American Indian and Alaska Native86
Asian70

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

Saguache County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400 Male Population100200300400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Saguache County, Colorado Median Age

48.8


Total

49.1


Male

48


Female

Saguache County, Colorado Adults

There are 4,935 adults, (1,254 of whom are seniors) in Saguache County, Colorado.

Saguache County, Colorado Age Dependency

72.2

Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Saguache County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

3,197

50.44%

Male

3,141

49.56%

Saguache County, Colorado Households and Families

Saguache County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Saguache County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.4%26.6%
Male71.6%28.4%
All70.6%29.4%
Non Family70.3%29.7%
Female58.4%41.6%

70.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Saguache County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,6262.4170.6
Married1,3143.1573.4
Non Family9761.1470.3
Female2693.1258.4
Male673.371.6

3.12

Average Family Size

2.41

Average Household Size

3%

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 Grade47810.50%
9th to 12th Grade4088.97%
High School Graduate1,28628.26%
Some College1,03322.70%
Associates Degree1623.56%
Bachelors Degree77417.01%
Graduate Degree4109.01%

Saguache County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,9802,7951,057
Hispanic1,38071772
Other Race1466310
Multiple Races906723
Native American86456
Asian707028

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 40.00%.

Saguache County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,263$27,083$21,136
Less Than High School$18,681$22,328$16,544
High School Grad$26,607$27,254$23,490
Some College$22,475$24,519$20,000
Bachelors Degree$29,087$35,500$28,372
Graduate Degree$38,958$50,598$30,333

$25,263

Average Earnings

$27,083

Average Male

$21,136

Average Female

Saguache County, Colorado Language

Saguache County, Colorado Language by Age

Saguache County, Colorado Language

66.77% of Saguache County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 33.23% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 29.30% of the population.

Saguache County, Colorado Poverty

Saguache County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,68058815.98%
Hispanic2,33853923.05%
Other25113252.59%
Multiple20012864.00%
Asian706390.00%
Native852428.24%

21.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.33%

Male Poverty Rate

23.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Saguache County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Saguache County, Colorado is Asian, with 90.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Saguache County, Colorado is White, with 15.98% 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 27.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.17%.

Saguache County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.41%
Some College21.18%
Bachelors or Greater14.27%
High School11.48%

Saguache County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Male Unemployed26.72%
Female Employed17.11%
Male Employed13.05%

Saguache County, Colorado Income

Saguache County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,765$52,823
Families$45,379$59,232
Married Families$50,779$
Non Families$22,167$39,161

Saguache County, Colorado Marital Status

Saguache County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.9%

Male Marriage Rate

55.1%

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 45To54.

Saguache County, Colorado Marital Status by Race


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

Saguache County, Colorado Veterans

Saguache County, Colorado Veterans by War

507

Number of Veterans

495

Male Veterans

12

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam267
First Gulf War50
Korea26
World War II18
Second Gulf War13

Saguache County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74151
55 to 64146
75+129
35 to 5474
18 to 347

Saguache County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White49911.15%
Hispanic885.37%
Other83.83%

Saguache County, Colorado Veterans by Education

9.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Saguache County, Colorado Employment Status

Saguache County, Colorado Employment by Age

52.6%

Labor Force Participation

48.6%

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