Washington County, Colorado Population 2018

Washington County, Colorado's estimated population is 4,938 with a growth rate of 2.58% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Washington County, Colorado is the 51st largest county in Colorado.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20174,9381242.58%
20164,814-32-0.66%
20164,846591.23%
20154,787551.16%
20144,732-11-0.23%
20134,743420.89%
20124,701-62-1.30%
20114,763-60-1.24%
20104,823110.23%
19904,812-492-9.28%
19805,304-246-4.43%
19705,550-1,075-16.23%
19606,625-895-11.90%
19507,520-816-9.79%
19408,336-1,255-13.09%
19309,591-1,617-14.43%
192011,2085,20686.74%
19106,0024,761383.64%
19001,241-1,060-46.07%
18902,3010.00%

Washington County, Colorado Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White4,633
Two or More Races61
Black or African American43
Some Other Race37
American Indian and Alaska Native23
Asian17

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

Washington County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Washington County, Colorado Median Age

42.8


Total

41.3


Male

45.1


Female

Washington County, Colorado Adults

There are 3,750 adults, (972 of which are seniors) in Washington County, Colorado.

Washington County, Colorado Age Dependency

73.3

Age Dependency Ratio

35.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Washington County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

2,337

48.55%

Male

2,477

51.45%

Washington County, Colorado Households and Families

Washington County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Washington County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.5%22.5%
All70.3%29.7%
Non Family67.3%32.7%
Male52.4%47.6%
Female41.9%58.1%

70.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Washington County, Colorado Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0052.2770.3
Married1,1242.877.5
Non Family6391.0967.3
Female1792.8241.9
Male633.2552.4

2.73

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Washington County, Colorado Households

Washington County, Colorado Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade912.69%
9th to 12th Grade2036.00%
High School Graduate1,15434.11%
Some College1,02830.39%
Associates Degree36610.82%
Bachelors Degree41112.15%
Graduate Degree1303.84%

Washington County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,0672,853515
Hispanic24517522
Black3322
Multiple Races27265
Other Race25255
Native American2315
Asian773

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 42.86%.

Washington County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,770$35,929$23,520
Less Than High School$16,944$19,722$11,500
High School Grad$27,318$33,594$19,276
Some College$29,207$34,009$25,266
Bachelors Degree$38,750$53,125$29,464
Graduate Degree$41,875$55,313$34,375

$29,770

Average Earnings

$35,929

Average Male

$23,520

Average Female

Washington County, Colorado Language

Washington County, Colorado Language by Age

Washington County, Colorado Language

95.00% of Washington County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 5.00% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.87% of the population.

Washington County, Colorado Poverty

Washington County, Colorado Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,0703939.66%
Hispanic35711231.37%
Multiple591322.03%
Native11872.73%
Black88100.00%
Other3725.41%

11.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.27%

Male Poverty Rate

13.17%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Washington County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Washington County, Colorado is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Washington County, Colorado is Other, with 5.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.95%.

Washington County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.43%
High School10.20%
Some College8.28%
Bachelors or Greater6.04%

Washington County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed54.84%
Female Unemployed17.86%
Female Employed7.16%
Male Employed3.41%

Washington County, Colorado Income

Washington County, Colorado Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$46,315$61,410
Families$57,544$71,803
Married Families$61,646$
Non Families$26,422$36,397

Washington County, Colorado Marital Status

Washington County, Colorado Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.4%

Male Marriage Rate

57.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Washington County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

Washington 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.

Washington County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

Washington County, Colorado Veterans

Washington County, Colorado Veterans by War

371

Number of Veterans

354

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam181
First Gulf War46
Korea45
World War II34
Second Gulf War12

Washington County, Colorado Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74126
75+125
55 to 6465
35 to 5441
18 to 3414

Washington County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White37110.25%
Hispanic20.68%

Washington County, Colorado Veterans by Education

10.23%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Washington County, Colorado Employment Status

Washington County, Colorado Employment by Age

58.6%

Labor Force Participation

56.2%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Washington County, Colorado Employment by Race

Washington County, Colorado Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Washington County, Colorado

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Akron17021735331.94%
Otis47548381.68%
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