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The largest city in Colorado is Denver with a population of 749,103. Timnath is the fastest growing city in Colorado over the past 10 years, having grown 997.83% since 2010.
Rank Name 2021 Pop 2010 Census Change Density (mi²)
1Denver749,103603,35924.16%728
2Colorado Springs489,529420,68516.36%374
3Aurora388,723326,05519.22%376
4Fort Collins174,081145,26819.83%454
5Lakewood160,441142,75912.39%555
6Thornton145,688119,39122.03%605
7Arvada122,974106,91715.02%473
8Pueblo113,633106,7556.44%308
9Westminster113,044106,4346.21%533
10Centennial111,183100,98910.09%560
11Greeley110,99793,30818.96%339
12Highlands Ranch105,63196,7139.22%649
13Boulder105,00397,7527.42%595
14Longmont98,71186,44014.20%512
15Loveland81,12767,15720.80%351
16Castle Rock75,45248,58655.30%328
17Broomfield72,74756,22629.38%329
18Grand Junction64,52958,8469.66%243
19Commerce City64,36046,12839.52%268
20Parker61,49245,54035.03%413
21Littleton48,17141,91514.93%569
22Brighton42,86633,68727.25%302
23Security-Widefield39,61232,88220.47%454
24Northglenn38,41935,8877.06%779
25Englewood35,37130,36616.48%804
26Dakota Ridge34,65932,0058.29%550
27Lafayette34,20524,57939.16%541
28Ken Caryl34,04032,4384.94%516
29Windsor33,49518,76878.47%199
30Pueblo West31,84929,6377.46%67
31Fountain31,44326,11220.42%208
32Wheat Ridge31,22230,2043.37%498
33Erie30,15518,30064.78%228
34Columbine25,33224,2804.33%569
35Evans21,60718,61416.08%316
36Golden20,74918,9509.49%321
37Clifton20,74819,8894.32%511
38Montrose20,41419,0627.09%165
39Louisville20,14818,4339.30%376
40Sherrelwood19,20818,2875.04%1,179
41Durango18,95316,89312.19%192
42Firestone18,81310,30082.65%208
43Cimarron Hills18,72716,16115.88%470
44Johnstown17,3829,96074.52%188
45Canon City16,69316,4121.71%201
46Welby16,01814,8467.89%644
47Greenwood Village15,61113,97611.70%282
48Fort Carson14,95113,8138.24%259
49Frederick14,9248,71571.24%150
50Sterling14,63114,825-1.31%293
51Black Forest14,08113,1167.36%21
52Fruita13,69612,6478.29%259
53Steamboat Springs13,34212,09810.28%201
54Lone Tree13,27010,43027.23%202
55Superior12,92112,4933.43%488
56Federal Heights12,76711,50910.93%1,071
57Cherry Creek12,49611,12012.37%1,115
58Berkley11,87911,2076.00%491
59Berthoud11,5345,210121.38%134
60Fort Morgan11,48711,3950.81%334
61Wellington11,2176,41074.99%461
62Castle Pines11,19910,3698.00%174
63The Pinery10,80610,5172.75%155
64Gunbarrel10,2029,26310.14%242
65Glenwood Springs9,8829,5243.76%252
66Stonegate9,8478,9629.88%801
67Rifle9,6849,3483.59%205
68Alamosa9,6418,9178.12%191
69Roxborough Park9,5239,0994.66%154
70Severance9,3983,218192.04%163
71Edwards9,35010,266-8.92%52
72Woodmoor9,3458,7416.91%231
73Delta9,1858,8573.70%103
74Milliken9,1625,63862.50%107
75Craig9,1529,465-3.31%269
76Derby8,9627,68516.62%763
77Evergreen8,8859,038-1.69%115
78Cortez8,7768,4863.42%210
79Redlands8,7658,6850.92%98
80Fairmount8,6067,55913.85%211
81Fort Lun8,3737,44012.54%112
82Monument8,2536,08435.65%181
83Twin Lakes8,1966,10134.34%743
84Trinidad8,1429,034-9.87%129
85Lochbuie8,1364,81269.08%329
86Woodland Park8,1197,17113.22%182
87Applewood8,0817,16012.86%296
88Fruitvale7,8747,6752.59%404
89Lamar7,7697,937-2.12%220
90Gypsum7,4576,50114.71%128
91Aspen7,2476,7507.36%278
92Eagle7,1266,4939.75%189
93Timnath7,070644997.83%167
94Carbondale6,9726,4088.80%514
95Gleneagle6,8856,6114.14%439
96Gunnison6,8385,83717.15%243
97La Junta6,8317,083-3.56%332
98Orchard Mesa6,7196,836-1.71%268
99Cherry Hills Village6,6416,01410.43%160
100Avon6,5536,3792.73%119
101Air Force Academy6,5126,680-2.51%97
102Estes Park6,5105,9579.28%142
103Stratmoor6,4846,900-6.03%365
104Dacono6,4464,18653.99%115
105Salida6,2925,24519.96%340
106Sheridan6,2355,64610.43%419
107Eaton6,1524,39440.01%290
108Dove Valley5,6735,2438.20%255
109New Castle5,5734,49224.07%330
110Manitou Springs5,5305,00010.60%262
111Shaw Heights5,5295,1168.07%1,176
112Brush5,4205,486-1.20%285
113Vail5,3965,2931.95%172
114Edgewater5,3335,1773.01%1,144
115West Pleasant View5,1733,84034.71%500
116Battlement Mesa5,1164,47114.43%66
117Silverthorne5,1023,92330.05%188
118Glendale5,0874,33417.37%1,315
119Breckenridge4,9054,5497.83%121
120Mead4,7433,48236.21%58
121El Jebel4,7253,80124.31%133
122Castle Pines Village4,553152
123Todd Creek4,3653,76815.84%67
124Basalt4,1673,8348.69%311
125Monte Vista4,1364,458-7.22%234
126Florence3,9343,8781.44%137
127Genesee3,9103,6098.34%88
128Niwot3,8704,006-3.39%144
129Rocky Ford3,7853,968-4.61%340
130Meridian3,6402,97022.56%618
131Ponderosa Park3,6363,23212.50%37
132Yuma3,5333,5200.37%170
133Bennett3,3862,30846.71%87
134Orchard City3,2903,1255.28%43
135Lincoln Park3,2833,546-7.42%129
136Silt3,2442,91811.17%292
137Frisco3,2322,70319.57%286
138Acres Green3,1003,0073.09%768
139Burlington3,0824,251-27.50%213
140Palmer Lake3,0672,54220.65%149
141Leadville3,0582,59717.75%391
142Penrose3,0343,582-15.30%25
143Strasburg3,0132,44723.13%22
144Walsenburg3,0033,046-1.41%150
145Buena Vista2,9682,56015.94%130
146Hudson2,8792,36221.89%75
147Holly Hills2,8352,52112.46%720
148Palisade2,7862,6554.93%349
149Platteville2,7482,5019.88%133
150Bayfield2,6852,33914.79%243
151Snowmass Village2,6502,816-5.89%15
152Telluride2,4732,23010.90%166
153Laporte2,4132,450-1.51%59
154Wray2,3752,382-0.29%101
155Cedaredge2,3672,2445.48%180
156Colorado City2,3472,1937.02%26
157La Salle2,3281,96618.41%362
158Coal Creek2,3132,400-3.63%37
159Leadville North2,2441,79425.08%136
160Rangely2,2432,349-4.51%78
161Meeker2,2282,449-9.02%94
162Granby2,2171,84919.90%26
163Pagosa Springs2,2031,74626.17%66
164Holyoke2,1822,331-6.39%132
165Center2,1622,247-3.78%373
166Lyons2,1472,1211.23%238
167Las Animas2,1392,408-11.17%196
168Limon2,0101,8836.74%95
169Hayden2,0031,80910.72%91
170Perry Park1,9721,64619.81%34
171Ault1,9271,53325.70%166
172Elizabeth1,8481,36335.58%211
173Olathe1,8171,863-2.47%180
174Idaho Springs1,8021,7234.59%119
175Crested Butte1,7871,48920.01%318
176Akron1,7331,7051.64%93
177Kersey1,7051,48514.81%150
178Del Norte1,5721,685-6.71%238
179Inverness1,5671,5322.28%157
180Kremmling1,5601,4408.33%178
181Columbine Valley1,5251,26021.03%228
182Nederland1,5091,4464.36%152
183Wiggins1,50388869.26%169
184Paonia1,4911,4592.19%271
185Mancos1,4461,3427.75%336
186Aristocrat Ranchettes1,4161,3445.36%113
187Mountain Village1,4121,3147.46%64
188Indian Hills1,3981,2809.22%38
189Aetna Estates1,39883467.63%1,584
190Fraser1,3781,21613.32%59
191Springfield1,3731,458-5.83%182
192Byers1,3441,16015.86%17
193Alamosa East1,2951,458-11.18%60
194Cripple Creek1,2581,2322.11%124
195Keenesburg1,2531,12811.08%56
196Cascade-Chipita Park1,2331,655-25.50%14
197Georgetown1,1621,03512.27%174
198Minturn1,1611,0876.81%22
199Towaoc1,1531,0876.07%48
200Pierce1,13583336.25%202
201Fowler1,1331,187-4.55%302
202Winter Park1,1321,01411.64%10
203Julesburg1,1261,219-7.63%111
204Parachute1,1241,0724.85%105
205Ridgway1,10389123.79%89
206Floyd Hill1,10299810.42%31
207Gilcrest1,1001,0385.97%202
208Ouray1,0821,0067.55%187
209Ordway1,0561,090-3.12%204
210Manassa1,0099991.00%161
211Aspen Park99488212.70%60
212Poncha Springs98272635.26%50
213Lazy Acres9799206.41%28
214Dillon9779057.96%98
215Oak Creek9698958.27%405
216Dolores9659293.88%216
217Kittredge9641,304-26.07%76
218Ellicott9551,131-15.56%13
219Hotchkiss9529193.59%153
220Loma9411,293-27.22%13
221Bow Mar93484610.40%210
222Deer Trail93254969.76%123
223Upper Bear Creek9251,059-12.65%36
224Pine Brook Hill925983-5.90%48
225Blue River9198508.12%56
226Keystone9081,079-15.85%3
227Ignacio9088605.58%314
228Howard90672325.31%8
229Sanford8998841.70%92
230Dotsero89970527.52%99
231Haxtun898951-5.57%225
232Mount Crested Butte8908129.61%65
233Blende8798780.11%97
234Log Lane Village8558194.40%650
235Hugo82973013.56%135
236Calhan8267855.22%149
237La Jara815847-3.78%298
238La Veta8077951.51%88
239Paragon Estates802928-13.58%71
240Fairplay79770013.86%104
241Cheyenne Wells796846-5.91%111
242Central City78666518.20%54
243Holly784794-1.26%162
244Beulah Valley78055640.29%17
245Foxfield7687196.82%86
246Kiowa7677206.53%133
247Hot Sulphur Springs75367811.06%146
248Williamsburg74766113.01%32
249Antonito741786-5.73%259
250Green Mountain Falls74065213.50%101
251Grand View Estates73852839.77%134
252Avondale7086745.04%89
253Nucla704711-0.98%151
254Collbran7026901.74%187
255Silver Cliff69358718.06%7
256San Luis6846308.57%180
257Watkins6704
258Loghill Village66152126.87%18
259Eldorado Springs65458511.79%38
260Westcliffe64457212.59%78
261Simla6326142.93%153
262Dove Creek632726-12.95%165
263Stratton627660-5.00%182
264Eads6246112.13%195
265St. Mary's620283119.08%64
266North Washington60648425.21%18
267Cattle Creek604641-5.77%69
268Silverton599645-7.13%107
269Walden597606-1.49%265
270Swink588618-4.85%313
271St. Ann Highlands583288102.43%62
272Norwood57751911.18%304
273Salt Creek572587-2.56%156
274Copper Mountain57138548.31%3
275Flagler549560-1.96%64
276Downieville-Lawson-Dumont543594-8.59%104
277Mountain View5375085.71%861
278Naturita532535-0.56%129
279De Beque5325045.56%40
280Rockvale5194945.06%38
281Walsh518549-5.65%173
282Grand Lake51646710.49%75
283Altona5135012.40%45
284Mulford510174193.10%114
285Granada509517-1.55%111
286Otis4904743.38%177
287Saguache483497-2.82%183
288Tabernash48241715.59%15
289Fort Garland48143311.09%191
290Aguilar476534-10.86%181
291Yampa47242810.28%293
292Nunn46241810.53%19
293Heeney441289
294Crawford4414312.32%262
295Allenspark433528-17.99%5
296Victor4264152.65%221
297Blanca42638410.94%35
298South Fork425456-6.80%25
299Morrison4224180.96%29
300Romeo4194063.20%268
301Manzanola413432-4.40%216
302Fleming4124061.48%126
303Lake City406411-1.22%73
304Wiley399405-1.48%191
305Johnson Village38624656.91%192
306Red Feather Lakes38534312.24%6
307Midland380156143.59%33
308Louviers37826940.52%36
309Boone3733467.80%147
310Chacra37232913.07%59
311Sugarloaf35326135.25%24
312Coaldale35025537.25%2
313Coal Creek3503451.45%44
314Olney Springs344348-1.15%213
315North La Junta337512-34.18%37
316Dinosaur336339-0.88%62
317Arboles32628016.43%9
318Catherine32022840.35%56
319Alma31527514.55%108
320Vineland31425125.10%83
321Empire31228210.64%173
322City of Creede3092868.04%48
323Ovid292317-7.89%279
324Jansen285112154.46%36
325Merino283286-1.05%278
326Red Cliff2802713.32%178
327Redvale27623616.95%9
328Iliff2722662.26%212
329Rollinsville27118149.72%29
330Brookside26823315.02%84
331Garden City2672516.37%352
332Eckley2662563.91%84
333El Moro26122118.10%4
334Hillrose2602571.17%206
335Alpine25817448.28%37
336Sugar City255260-1.92%99
337Cheraw247254-2.76%204
338Jamestown243274-11.31%58
339Peetz237241-1.66%158
340Peoria23616344.79%3
341Rico231266-13.16%51
342Bethune231237-2.53%212
343Phippsburg22729
344East Pleasant View226356-36.52%304
345Bonanza Mountain Estates22612876.56%200
346Mountain Meadows222274-18.98%19
347Kit Carson221233-5.15%56
348Larkspur21618417.39%20
349Southern Ute21517721.47%2
350Arriba21519311.40%64
351Seibert20718114.36%90
352Gold Hill204230-11.30%15
353Trail Side20242
354Elbert202230-12.17%64
355Capulin2022001.00%32
356Westcreek20012955.04%24
357Twin Lakes19617114.62%4
358Atwood19313345.11%28
359Woody Creek192263-27.00%47
360Ophir19216317.79%122
361Franktown186395-52.91%9
362Weldona18213930.94%173
363Comanche Creek182369-50.68%1
364Gerrard180278-35.25%22
365Silver Plume1791705.29%103
366Amherst17858
367Crowley175178-1.69%116
368Jackson Lake17415412.99%8
369Morgan Heights169266-36.47%88
370Sunshine168230-26.96%14
371Idledale168252-33.33%90
372Rye1671567.05%265
373Florissant16610459.62%48
374Tall Timber156208-25.00%41
375Ward1551503.33%40
376Grover15514010.71%39
377Blue Sky154641
378Genoa1501397.91%72
379Lewis149302-50.66%7
380Snyder1451329.85%61
381Marble14011917.65%58
382Brick Center13810728.97%4
383Smeltertown13512012.50%138
384Sedgwick133145-8.28%57
385Sedalia133206-35.44%15
386Crestone1321273.94%51
387Hoehne13011117.12%6
388Black Hawk13011810.17%7
389Pritchett129141-8.51%82
390Hasty129144-10.42%55
391Rock Creek Park12872
392Ramah1261241.61%76
393Maysville122135-9.63%1
394Cokedale122128-4.69%89
395Seven Hills120121-0.83%37
396Glendale12014
397Orchard119111
398La Junta Gardens119153-22.22%33
399San Acacio11714
400Segundo11625
401Raymer New Raymer1169818.37%22
402Moffat115116-0.86%12
403Crook1131102.73%125
404Crisman110186-40.86%11
405Vilas107115-6.96%125
406Vona102106-3.77%69
407Campo100110-9.09%103
408Hooper98103-4.85%58
409Valmont9653
410Portland93135-31.11%4
411Sheridan Lake87834.82%42
412Parshall8341
413Joes836
414Kirk803
415Hartman77761.32%42
416Saddle Ridge7665
417Bark Ranch75213-64.79%13
418Montezuma74697.25%138
419Branson74731.37%45
420Kim7273-1.37%28
421Haswell70682.94%13
422Pitkin69647.81%40
423Padroni6913
424Divide67127-47.24%30
425Redstone63130-51.54%21
426Lynn6113
427Colona56138
428Starkville5459-8.47%110
429Laird4949
430Stonewall Gap433
431McCoy4322
432Maybell4112
433Two Buttes4043-6.98%24
434Sawpit393414.71%194
435Idalia3765
436Goldfield3638
437Weston322
438Paoli3234-5.88%16
439No Name29123-76.42%24
440Conejos237
441Piedra21
442Towner1976
443Bonanza191618.75%6
444Valdez172
445Peyton17250-93.20%1
446Eldora14142-90.14%1
447Cathedral13
448Guffey10
449Cotopaxi95
450Lakeside880.00%6
451Brandon68
452Wolcott
453Vernon
454Norrie
455Leyner
456Hidden Lake
457Garfield
458Fulford
459Carbonate

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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