10 Largest Cities in Colorado

The largest city in Colorado is Denver, with a population of 760,049. Timnath is the fastest growing city in Colorado over the past 10 years, having grown 1158.70% since 2010.

Rank Name 2022 Pop. 2010 Census Change Density (mi²) Area (mi²)
1Denver760,049603,35925.97%4,958153.29
2Colorado Springs495,183420,68517.71%2,539195
3Aurora393,440326,05520.67%2,550154.27
4Fort Collins176,000145,26821.16%3,07857.18
5Lakewood161,694142,75913.26%3,75643.05
6Thornton147,800119,39123.79%4,11835.89
7Arvada123,825106,91715.81%3,19338.78
8Pueblo114,269106,7557.04%2,07954.96
9Westminster112,983106,4346.15%3,57731.59
10Greeley112,17193,30820.22%2,29648.86
11Centennial111,306100,98910.22%3,76329.58
12Highlands Ranch105,63196,7139.22%4,35324.27
13Boulder104,66897,7527.08%3,98126.29
14Longmont99,43686,44015.03%3,46028.74
15Loveland82,25267,15722.48%2,39134.41
16Castle Rock78,93648,58662.47%2,30234.29
17Broomfield73,88856,22631.41%2,23933.00
18Commerce City66,37246,12843.89%1,85835.73
19Grand Junction64,99558,84610.45%1,64439.53
20Parker63,38545,54039.19%2,85622.20
21Littleton48,22441,91515.05%3,82012.63
22Brighton43,52233,68729.20%2,05521.18
23Security-Widefield39,61232,88220.47%3,04813.00
24Northglenn38,21935,8876.50%5,1997.35
25Lafayette35,96424,57946.32%3,8179.42
26Englewood35,59830,36617.23%5,4316.55
27Windsor35,00418,76886.51%1,39625.08
28Dakota Ridge34,65932,0058.29%3,6939.38
29Ken Caryl34,04032,4384.94%3,4629.83
30Pueblo West31,84929,6377.46%45270.43
31Fountain31,79726,11221.77%1,41422.49
32Erie31,73118,30073.39%1,61019.71
33Wheat Ridge31,17130,2043.20%3,3379.34
34Columbine25,33224,2804.33%3,8216.63
35Evans21,80818,61417.16%2,14210.18
36Clifton20,74819,8894.32%3,4316.05
37Golden20,74018,9509.45%2,1519.64
38Montrose20,73019,0628.75%1,12418.45
39Firestone20,13110,30095.45%1,49113.50
40Louisville19,81418,4337.49%2,4847.98
41Sherrelwood19,20818,2875.04%7,9082.43
42Durango18,94316,89312.14%1,28914.69
43Cimarron Hills18,72716,16115.88%3,1525.94
44Johnstown18,4749,96085.48%1,34313.76
45Canon City16,67716,4121.61%1,34612.39
46Welby16,01814,8467.89%4,3223.71
47Greenwood Village15,54913,97611.26%1,8838.26
48Frederick15,4068,71576.78%1,04214.79
49Fort Carson14,95113,8138.24%1,7418.59
50Sterling14,69914,825-0.85%1,9787.43
51Black Forest14,08113,1167.36%140100.64
52Fruita13,80512,6479.16%1,7537.88
53Steamboat Springs13,40612,09810.81%1,3569.89
54Lone Tree13,36410,43028.13%1,3639.81
55Superior12,83812,4932.76%3,2533.95
56Berthoud12,7545,210144.80%99512.82
57Federal Heights12,73711,50910.67%7,1721.78
58Cherry Creek12,49611,12012.37%7,4831.67
59Berkley11,87911,2076.00%3,2913.61
60Wellington11,6076,41081.08%3,2023.63
61Fort Morgan11,49911,3950.91%2,2415.13
62Castle Pines11,41710,36910.11%1,1909.59
63Severance10,8503,218237.17%1,2608.61
64The Pinery10,80610,5172.75%1,04110.38
65Gunbarrel10,2029,26310.14%1,6226.29
66Glenwood Springs9,8589,5243.51%1,6895.84
67Stonegate9,8478,9629.88%5,3751.83
68Rifle9,6739,3483.48%1,3757.03
69Alamosa9,6668,9178.40%1,2857.53
70Milliken9,6615,63871.36%75412.81
71Roxborough Park9,5239,0994.66%1,0329.23
72Edwards9,35010,266-8.92%35126.64
73Woodmoor9,3458,7416.91%1,5496.03
74Delta9,2808,8574.78%69913.27
75Craig9,2179,465-2.62%1,8185.07
76Derby8,9627,68516.62%5,1241.75
77Evergreen8,8859,038-1.69%77111.52
78Cortez8,7968,4863.65%1,4126.23
79Redlands8,7658,6850.92%65713.34
80Fairmount8,6067,55913.85%1,4156.08
81Lochbuie8,5524,81277.72%2,3213.69
82Fort Lun8,4017,44012.92%75711.09
83Monument8,3316,08436.93%1,2256.80
84Woodland Park8,2367,17114.85%1,2406.64
85Twin Lakes8,1966,10134.34%4,9851.64
86Trinidad8,1139,034-10.19%8649.38
87Timnath8,1066441158.70%1,2876.30
88Applewood8,0817,16012.86%1,9884.06
89Fruitvale7,8747,6752.59%2,7102.91
90Lamar7,8267,937-1.40%1,4855.27
91Gypsum7,4986,50115.34%8658.67
92Eagle7,1966,49310.83%1,2775.63
93Aspen7,1706,7506.22%1,8493.88
94Carbondale7,0096,4089.38%3,4662.02
95Gunnison6,9375,83718.85%1,6584.18
96Gleneagle6,8856,6114.14%2,9452.34
97La Junta6,8067,083-3.91%2,2183.07
98Orchard Mesa6,7196,836-1.71%1,7973.74
99Dacono6,6524,18658.91%7978.35
100Cherry Hills Village6,6386,01410.38%1,0716.20
101Avon6,5746,3793.06%8048.18
102Estes Park6,5525,9579.99%9626.81
103Air Force Academy6,5126,680-2.51%6529.99
104Stratmoor6,4846,900-6.03%2,4502.65
105Salida6,3975,24521.96%2,3192.76
106Eaton6,3594,39444.72%2,0123.16
107Sheridan6,2615,64610.89%2,8222.22
108New Castle5,7584,49228.18%2,2882.52
109Dove Valley5,6735,2438.20%1,7093.32
110Manitou Springs5,6005,00012.00%1,7793.15
111Shaw Heights5,5295,1168.07%7,8990.70
112Brush5,4205,486-1.20%1,9152.83
113Vail5,3775,2931.59%1,1514.67
114Edgewater5,3325,1772.99%7,6720.69
115Silverthorne5,2043,92332.65%1,2884.04
116West Pleasant View5,1733,84034.71%3,3531.54
117Battlement Mesa5,1164,47114.43%44211.56
118Glendale5,0604,33416.75%8,7850.58
119Breckenridge4,8854,5497.39%8096.04
120Mead4,7493,48236.39%38812.23
121El Jebel4,7253,80124.31%8925.30
122Castle Pines Village4,5531,0234.45
123Todd Creek4,3653,76815.84%4509.69
124Basalt4,1723,8348.82%2,0892.00
125Monte Vista4,1354,458-7.25%1,5702.63
126Florence3,9293,8781.32%9194.28
127Genesee3,9103,6098.34%5876.66
128Niwot3,8704,006-3.39%9684.00
129Rocky Ford3,7703,968-4.99%2,2701.66
130Bennett3,6802,30859.45%6355.79
131Meridian3,6402,97022.56%4,1510.88
132Ponderosa Park3,6363,23212.50%24914.58
133Yuma3,5603,5201.14%1,1483.10
134Orchard City3,3293,1256.53%28911.52
135Lincoln Park3,2833,546-7.42%8673.79
136Silt3,2712,91812.10%1,9761.66
137Frisco3,2612,70320.64%1,9381.68
138Leadville3,1532,59721.41%2,7061.17
139Palmer Lake3,1042,54222.11%1,0113.07
140Acres Green3,1003,0073.09%5,1580.60
141Burlington3,0534,251-28.18%1,4192.15
142Penrose3,0343,582-15.30%17017.85
143Buena Vista3,0192,56017.93%8883.40
144Strasburg3,0132,44723.13%14520.80
145Walsenburg2,9903,046-1.84%1,0002.99
146Hudson2,9352,36224.26%5115.74
147Holly Hills2,8352,52112.46%4,8300.59
148Palisade2,8112,6555.88%2,3661.19
149Platteville2,7422,5019.64%8923.07
150Bayfield2,6832,33914.71%1,6301.65
151Snowmass Village2,6092,816-7.35%9726.88
152Telluride2,4702,23010.76%1,1122.22
153Laporte2,4132,450-1.51%3956.12
154Cedaredge2,4032,2447.09%1,2251.96
155Wray2,3882,3820.25%6803.51
156Colorado City2,3472,1937.02%17113.70
157La Salle2,3211,96618.06%2,4230.96
158Coal Creek2,3132,400-3.62%2469.39
159Pagosa Springs2,2621,74629.55%4544.98
160Granby2,2561,84922.01%17812.68
161Leadville North2,2441,79425.08%9152.45
162Rangely2,2332,349-4.94%5194.30
163Meeker2,2162,449-9.51%6273.54
164Holyoke2,1692,331-6.95%8782.47
166Lyons2,1262,1210.24%1,5791.35
165Las Animas2,1262,408-11.71%1,3081.63
167Center2,1112,247-6.05%2,4430.86
168Limon2,0391,8838.28%6453.16
169Hayden2,0151,80911.39%6143.28
170Elizabeth1,9891,36345.93%1,5251.30
171Perry Park1,9721,64619.81%2318.55
172Ault1,9551,53327.53%1,1331.73
173Crested Butte1,8191,48922.16%2,1760.84
174Idaho Springs1,8101,7235.05%8042.25
175Olathe1,8071,863-3.01%1,2031.50
176Akron1,7381,7051.94%6272.77
177Kersey1,7171,48515.62%1,0111.70
178Wiggins1,67388888.40%1,2651.32
179Kremmling1,5781,4409.58%1,2061.31
180Del Norte1,5741,685-6.59%1,6000.98
181Inverness1,5671,5322.28%1,0521.49
182Columbine Valley1,5381,26022.06%1,5441.00
183Paonia1,5021,4592.95%1,8290.82
184Nederland1,4971,4463.53%1,0111.48
185Mancos1,4541,3428.35%2,2650.64
186Aristocrat Ranchettes1,4161,3445.36%7581.87
187Mountain Village1,4051,3146.93%4263.30
188Fraser1,4041,21615.46%4063.46
190Indian Hills1,3981,2809.22%2585.42
189Aetna Estates1,39883467.63%10,5910.13
191Springfield1,3721,458-5.90%1,2181.13
192Byers1,3441,16015.86%11711.45
193Alamosa East1,2951,458-11.18%3993.24
194Keenesburg1,2611,12811.79%3813.31
195Cripple Creek1,2581,2322.11%8301.51
196Cascade-Chipita Park1,2331,655-25.50%9213.45
197Georgetown1,1871,03514.69%1,1911.00
198Minturn1,1691,0877.54%1527.71
200Winter Park1,1531,01413.71%6816.89
199Towaoc1,1531,0876.07%3223.58
201Pierce1,13683336.37%1,3540.84
202Ridgway1,13589127.38%6141.85
203Fowler1,1291,187-4.89%2,0200.56
204Parachute1,1281,0725.22%7081.59
205Julesburg1,1131,219-8.70%7361.51
206Ouray1,1061,0069.94%1,2820.86
207Floyd Hill1,10299810.42%2095.27
208Gilcrest1,0971,0385.68%1,3530.81
209Ordway1,0571,090-3.03%1,3710.77
210Manassa1,0139991.40%1,0880.93
211Deer Trail99854981.79%8851.13
212Poncha Springs99572637.05%3382.95
213Aspen Park99488212.70%4002.49
214Dillon9829058.51%6581.49
215Lazy Acres9799206.41%1855.29
216Oak Creek9748958.83%2,7360.36
217Dolores9709294.41%1,4610.66
219Kittredge9641,304-26.07%5121.88
218Hotchkiss9649194.90%1,0410.93
220Ellicott9551,131-15.56%8710.92
221Loma9411,293-27.22%8610.89
222Bow Mar9308469.93%1,4010.66
224Upper Bear Creek9251,059-12.65%2443.79
223Pine Brook Hill925983-5.90%3232.86
225Blue River9188508.00%3732.46
227Keystone9081,079-15.85%2241.40
226Ignacio9088605.58%2,1020.43
228Howard90672325.31%5416.74
229Sanford9058842.38%6201.46
230Dotsero89970527.52%6631.36
231Mount Crested Butte89781210.47%4382.05
232Haxtun895951-5.89%1,5040.59
233Blende8798780.11%6531.35
234Log Lane Village8588194.76%4,3780.20
235Hugo85573017.12%9380.91
236Calhan8227854.71%9930.83
237La Jara814847-3.90%1,9950.41
238La Veta8057951.26%5891.37
240Paragon Estates802928-13.58%4791.68
239Fairplay80270014.57%6991.15
241Central City79466519.40%3682.16
242Holly789794-0.63%1,0910.72
244Cheyenne Wells780846-7.80%7291.07
243Beulah Valley78055640.29%1146.87
245Kiowa7707206.94%8930.86
246Williamsburg76466115.58%2163.53
247Hot Sulphur Springs76367812.54%9920.77
248Foxfield7617195.84%5751.32
249Green Mountain Falls74965214.88%6871.09
251Grand View Estates73852839.77%9000.82
250Antonito738786-6.11%1,7280.43
252Avondale7086745.04%5991.18
253Silver Cliff70658720.27%4615.46
254Collbran7046902.03%1,2620.56
255Nucla699711-1.69%1,0070.69
256San Luis69763010.63%1,2290.57
257Watkins6702527.09
258Loghill Village66152126.87%1195.56
259Eldorado Springs65458511.79%2532.58
260Westcliffe65257213.99%5281.24
261Eads6356113.93%1,3280.48
262Dove Creek631726-13.09%1,1030.57
263Simla6286142.28%1,0190.62
264Stratton621660-5.91%1,2080.51
265St. Mary's620283119.08%4311.44
266North Washington60648425.21%1185.15
267Cattle Creek604641-5.77%4661.29
268Walden596606-1.65%1,7790.34
269Swink586618-5.18%2,0930.28
270St. Ann Highlands583288102.43%4191.39
271Norwood57651910.98%2,0350.28
272Salt Creek572587-2.56%1,0460.55
273Copper Mountain57138548.31%1832.06
274Silverton567645-12.09%6790.83
275Flagler549560-1.96%4301.28
276Downieville-Lawson-Dumont543594-8.59%6980.78
277De Beque5395046.94%2741.97
278Mountain View5375085.71%5,7740.09
279Naturita532535-0.56%8650.61
280Grand Lake52146711.56%5061.03
282Walsh519549-5.46%1,1610.45
281Rockvale5194945.06%2542.04
283Altona5135012.40%3041.69
284Granada512517-0.97%7470.69
285Mulford510174193.10%7630.67
286Otis4924743.80%1,1910.41
287Tabernash48241715.59%1024.75
288Fort Garland48143311.09%1,2790.38
289Yampa47642811.21%1,9830.24
290Aguilar474534-11.24%1,2090.39
291Saguache472497-5.03%1,1980.39
292Nunn46141810.29%1243.71
293Crawford4454313.25%1,7730.25
294Heeney4411,9430.23
295Blanca43638413.54%2381.83
296Allenspark433528-17.99%3611.93
297Victor4264152.65%1,4840.29
298South Fork425456-6.80%1702.50
299Romeo4234064.19%1,8150.23
300Morrison4214180.72%1942.17
301Fleming4164062.46%8510.49
302Lake City4124110.24%4980.83
303Manzanola411432-4.86%1,4470.28
304Wiley402405-0.74%1,2930.31
305Johnson Village38624656.91%1,2910.30
306Red Feather Lakes38534312.24%429.12
307Midland380156143.59%2211.72
308Louviers37826940.52%2391.58
309Boone3763468.67%9920.38
310Chacra37232913.07%3930.95
311Sugarloaf35326135.25%1622.18
313Coaldale35025537.25%1229.85
312Coal Creek3503451.45%2931.19
314Olney Springs346348-0.57%1,4360.24
315Dinosaur338339-0.29%4170.81
316North La Junta337512-34.18%2481.36
317Arboles32628016.43%635.16
318Catherine32022840.35%3730.86
320Empire31628212.06%1,1750.27
319Alma31627514.91%7280.43
321Vineland31425125.10%5550.57
322Creede3072867.34%3230.95
323Ovid288317-9.15%1,8460.16
324Jansen285112154.46%2431.17
325Merino284286-0.70%1,8680.15
326Red Cliff2792712.95%1,1870.23
327Redvale27623616.95%594.68
328Iliff2742663.01%1,4350.19
330Rollinsville27118149.72%1921.41
329Brookside27123316.31%5720.47
331Eckley2702565.47%5710.47
332Garden City2672516.37%2,3630.11
333El Moro26122118.10%2411.09
334Hillrose2602571.17%1,3760.19
335Alpine25817448.28%2451.05
336Sugar City256260-1.54%6650.39
337Cheraw246254-3.15%1,3670.18
338Jamestown240274-12.41%3850.62
339Peetz238241-1.24%1,0670.22
340Peoria23616344.79%1713.77
341Rico231266-13.16%3410.68
342Bethune229237-3.38%1,4140.16
343Phippsburg2271911.19
345East Pleasant View226356-36.52%2,0360.11
344Bonanza Mountain Estates22612876.56%1,3450.17
346Mountain Meadows222274-18.98%1291.72
347Arriba21919313.47%4390.50
348Larkspur21818418.48%1371.59
349Kit Carson216233-7.30%3700.58
350Southern Ute21517721.47%1315.96
352Seibert20418112.71%5950.34
351Gold Hill204230-11.30%982.08
355Trail Side2022820.72
354Elbert202230-12.17%4260.47
353Capulin2022001.00%2130.95
356Westcreek20012955.04%1641.22
358Twin Lakes19617114.62%296.74
357Ophir19616320.25%8340.23
359Atwood19313345.11%1871.03
360Woody Creek192263-27.00%3130.61
361Franktown186395-52.91%632.94
363Weldona18213930.94%1,1590.16
362Comanche Creek182369-50.68%821.69
365Silver Plume1801705.88%6950.26
364Gerrard180278-35.25%1501.20
366Amherst1783930.45
367Crowley175178-1.69%7780.23
368Jackson Lake17415412.99%573.06
369Morgan Heights169266-36.47%5930.28
372Sunshine168230-26.96%971.73
371Rye1681567.69%1,7870.09
370Idledale168252-33.33%6060.28
373Florissant16610459.62%3220.52
375Tall Timber156208-25.00%2720.57
374Grover15614011.43%2620.59
376Blue Sky1544,2780.04
377Ward1521501.33%2650.57
378Genoa1511398.63%4870.31
379Lewis149302-50.66%483.11
380Snyder1451329.85%4100.35
381Marble14311920.17%3970.36
382Brick Center13810728.97%245.78
383Smeltertown13512012.50%9250.15
384Sedalia133206-35.44%981.36
386Sedgwick131145-9.66%3760.35
385Black Hawk13111811.02%492.65
387Hoehne13011117.12%423.11
388Hasty129144-10.42%3660.35
391Rock Creek Park1284810.27
390Pritchett128141-9.22%5490.23
389Crestone1281270.79%3320.39
392Ramah1241240.00%5040.25
393Cokedale123128-3.91%6000.20
394Maysville122135-9.63%1012.42
396Seven Hills120121-0.83%2450.49
395Glendale120961.25
398Orchard1197440.16
397La Junta Gardens119153-22.22%2230.53
399Raymer New Raymer1189820.41%1510.78
400San Acacio117931.26
401Segundo1161670.69
402Crook1151104.55%8520.14
403Moffat113116-2.59%781.45
404Crisman110186-40.86%751.46
405Vilas107115-6.96%8360.13
406Vona101106-4.72%4570.22
407Campo99110-10.00%6880.14
408Hooper97103-5.83%3850.25
409Valmont963560.27
410Portland93135-31.11%293.20
411Sheridan Lake89837.23%2860.31
413Parshall832780.30
412Joes83402.08
414Kirk80204.10
415Hartman78762.63%2850.27
416Saddle Ridge764370.17
418Branson75732.74%3060.24
417Bark Ranch75213-64.79%870.86
419Montezuma74697.25%9250.08
420Kim73730.00%1930.38
421Haswell71684.41%880.80
423Pitkin69647.81%2670.26
422Padroni69850.81
424Divide67127-47.24%1990.34
425Redstone63130-51.54%1440.44
426Lynn61850.72
427Colona569180.06
428Starkville5459-8.47%7400.07
429Laird493270.15
431Stonewall Gap43221.92
430McCoy431460.29
432Maybell41790.52
433Two Buttes4043-6.98%1610.25
434Sawpit393414.71%1,3000.03
435Idalia374350.09
436Goldfield362550.14
437Weston32103.10
438Paoli3134-8.82%1050.30
439No Name29123-76.42%1620.18
440Conejos23480.48
441Piedra21211.62
443Towner195140.04
442Bonanza191618.75%430.44
445Valdez17111.61
444Peyton17250-93.20%72.30
446Eldora14142-90.14%34.16
447Cathedral13121.28
448Guffey1018.67
449Cotopaxi9310.29
450Lakeside880.00%430.19
451Brandon6510.12
459Wolcott0.37
458Vernon1.13
457Norrie0.19
456Leyner0.19
455Hidden Lake0.61
454Garfield0.34
453Fulford0.22
452Carbonate0.99

Top 459 Cities in Colorado by Population

Colorado is the 21st most populous state in the U.S. with a population that exceeds 5.6 million spread among its many cities. The state’s most populous city is Denver, which has a population of over 682,000 people. Denver is also Colorado’s capital. There are no other cities that have populations that exceed 500,000. However, Colorado Springs is quickly approaching that milestone, with a population count of over 450,000. A total of twelve cities have populations that exceed 100,000, while 34 have population counts between 10,000 and 100,000.

In all, there are 271 incorporated municipalities in Colorado. There are 196 towns and 73 cities. The municipalities are governed under one of five different structures. This includes consolidated city and county, home rule municipality, statutory city, statutory town, and territorial charter municipality. The laws of the state make only a few distinctions between cities and towns. As a general rule, the cities are more populated than towns, although there are some exceptions. Colorado has multiple towns with populations that fall below 100 residents. The smallest as of 2014 data was the statutory town of Lakeside, which had a population of just eight people.

Map of Cities in Colorado

Colorado Cities by First Letter

  1. US Census Annual Estimates - 2020 Estimates Calculated via Linear Projection of Previous Estimates

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