San Miguel County, Colorado Population 2018

San Miguel County, Colorado's estimated population is 7,967 with a growth rate of 0.04% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. San Miguel County, Colorado is the 41st largest county in Colorado.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20177,804-163-2.05%
20177,96730.04%
20167,9641792.30%
20157,785811.05%
20147,7041061.40%
20137,598370.49%
20127,561921.23%
20117,4691131.54%
20107,3563,703101.37%
19903,65346114.44%
19803,1921,24363.78%
19701,949-995-33.80%
19602,9442519.32%
19502,693-971-26.50%
19403,6641,48067.77%
19302,184-3,097-58.64%
19205,28158112.36%
19104,700-679-12.62%
19005,3792,47084.91%
18902,9090.00%

San Miguel County, Colorado Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White7,468
Two or More Races133
Asian98
Some Other Race59
American Indian and Alaska Native32
Black or African American14

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

San Miguel County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400 Male Population100200300400 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

San Miguel County, Colorado Median Age

42


Total

42


Male

42


Female

San Miguel County, Colorado Adults

There are 6,355 adults, (882 of whom are seniors) in San Miguel County, Colorado.

San Miguel County, Colorado Age Dependency

42.6

Age Dependency Ratio

16.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.5

Child Dependency Ratio

San Miguel County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

3,654

46.82%

Male

4,150

53.18%

San Miguel County, Colorado Households and Families

San Miguel County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

San Miguel County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male78.9%21.1%
Married74.1%25.9%
All59.8%40.2%
Non Family49.2%50.8%
Female35%65%

59.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

San Miguel County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,3012.3659.8
Non Family1,5141.649.2
Married1,4352.9674.1
Female2573.1735
Male953.0878.9

2.91

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

4.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

San Miguel County, Colorado Households

San Miguel County, Colorado Education

San Miguel County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade500.86%
9th to 12th Grade3265.58%
High School Graduate81513.95%
Some College1,16920.01%
Associates Degree3225.51%
Bachelors Degree2,27838.99%
Graduate Degree88315.11%

San Miguel County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,2484,9322,927
Hispanic463403204
Multiple Races696911
Asian454522
Other Race222214
Native American21218
Black14146

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 63.64%.

San Miguel County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,742$38,000$30,939
Less Than High School$27,429$30,893$23,900
High School Grad$33,125$41,313$16,083
Some College$31,152$32,500$24,981
Bachelors Degree$36,852$43,843$34,325
Graduate Degree$43,684$52,237$38,750

$33,742

Average Earnings

$38,000

Average Male

$30,939

Average Female

San Miguel County, Colorado Language

San Miguel County, Colorado Language by Age

San Miguel County, Colorado Language

89.41% of San Miguel County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 10.59% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.31% of the population.

San Miguel County, Colorado Poverty

San Miguel County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,7615948.79%
Hispanic76814518.88%
Asian985354.08%
Multiple1332317.29%
Other592033.90%

10.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.99%

Male Poverty Rate

13.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in San Miguel County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in San Miguel County, Colorado is Asian, with 54.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in San Miguel County, Colorado is White, with 8.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.37%.

San Miguel County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.50%
High School13.92%
Some College8.82%
Bachelors or Greater6.04%

San Miguel County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed27.59%
Male Unemployed25.24%
Female Employed11.20%
Male Employed4.50%

San Miguel County, Colorado Income

San Miguel County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$62,243$94,749
Families$76,766$123,159
Married Families$91,488$
Non Families$43,000$59,543

San Miguel County, Colorado Marital Status

San Miguel County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.7%

Male Marriage Rate

48.6%

Female Marriage Rate

San Miguel County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

San Miguel 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.

San Miguel County, Colorado Marital Status by Race


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

San Miguel County, Colorado Veterans

San Miguel County, Colorado Veterans by War

357

Number of Veterans

338

Male Veterans

19

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam252
First Gulf War26
Second Gulf War10
World War II7
Korea7

San Miguel County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74162
55 to 64104
35 to 5442
75+39
18 to 3410

San Miguel County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3275.35%
2 or More2333.33%
Indian618.75%
Black17.14%

San Miguel County, Colorado Veterans by Education

10.45%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.73%

Veteran Disability Rate

San Miguel County, Colorado Employment Status

San Miguel County, Colorado Employment by Age

75.9%

Labor Force Participation

73%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

San Miguel County, Colorado Employment by Race

San Miguel County, Colorado Employment by Education

Population of Cities in San Miguel County, Colorado

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Telluride222924442159.65%
Mountain Village13171415987.44%
Norwood526572468.75%
Ophir161171106.21%
Sawpit3842410.53%
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