San Miguel County, Colorado Population 2018

San Miguel County, Colorado's estimated population is 7,967 with a growth rate of 2.57% 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
20177,9672002.57%
20167,767-197-2.47%
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
White7,427
Two or More Races141
Asian85
Some Other Race63
American Indian and Alaska Native39
Black or African American12

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

San Miguel 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

San Miguel County, Colorado Median Age

41.4


Total

41.5


Male

41.2


Female

San Miguel County, Colorado Adults

There are 6,276 adults, (816 of which are seniors) in San Miguel County, Colorado.

San Miguel County, Colorado Age Dependency

42.3

Age Dependency Ratio

14.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.3

Child Dependency Ratio

San Miguel County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

3,649

46.98%

Male

4,118

53.02%

San Miguel County, Colorado Households and Families

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

San Miguel County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.4%24.6%
All59.3%40.7%
Male57.8%42.2%
Non Family48.5%51.5%
Female36.4%63.6%

59.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

San Miguel County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,2582.3759.3
Non Family1,5371.6148.5
Married1,3743.0375.4
Female2313.2936.4
Male1162.8757.8

2.99

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

4.7%

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 Grade460.80%
9th to 12th Grade3486.04%
High School Graduate85514.83%
Some College1,01817.66%
Associates Degree3245.62%
Bachelors Degree2,23738.80%
Graduate Degree93816.27%

San Miguel County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,2074,8712,942
Hispanic439381207
Multiple Races62628
Asian404023
Native American272711
Other Race232316
Black12125

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 69.57%.

San Miguel County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,421$37,033$30,314
Less Than High School$26,012$29,453$24,144
High School Grad$30,268$32,238$16,923
Some College$30,523$32,047$23,811
Bachelors Degree$39,760$45,804$34,363
Graduate Degree$33,550$$32,500

$32,421

Average Earnings

$37,033

Average Male

$30,314

Average Female

San Miguel County, Colorado Language

San Miguel County, Colorado Language by Age

San Miguel County, Colorado Language

88.31% of San Miguel County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 11.69% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.26% of the population.

San Miguel County, Colorado Poverty

San Miguel County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,73174211.02%
Hispanic75511915.76%
Asian854552.94%
Other632031.75%
Multiple1411712.06%

11.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.70%

Male Poverty Rate

14.45%

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 52.94% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in San Miguel County, Colorado is White, with 11.02% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.57%.

San Miguel County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.15%
High School17.02%
Some College9.70%
Bachelors or Greater6.77%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed29.79%
Male Unemployed17.54%
Female Employed12.18%
Male Employed5.16%

San Miguel County, Colorado Income

San Miguel County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,170$78,816
Families$74,158$96,502
Married Families$86,818$
Non Families$36,194$57,794

San Miguel County, Colorado Marital Status

San Miguel County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.5%

Male Marriage Rate

46.0%

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 55To64.

San Miguel County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

San Miguel County, Colorado Veterans

San Miguel County, Colorado Veterans by War

357

Number of Veterans

331

Male Veterans

26

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam286
Second Gulf War13
World War II9
First Gulf War8
Korea

San Miguel County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74173
55 to 64109
75+41
35 to 5418
18 to 3416

San Miguel County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3375.58%
2 or More2032.26%

San Miguel County, Colorado Veterans by Education

8.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

San Miguel County, Colorado Employment Status

San Miguel County, Colorado Employment by Age

75.1%

Labor Force Participation

71.8%

Employment Rate

4.3%

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