Battlement Mesa, Colorado Population 2020

4,735

Battlement Mesa is a city located in Colorado. Battlement Mesa has a 2020 population of 4,735. Battlement Mesa is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 5.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,471 in 2010. Battlement Mesa reached it's highest population of 5,072 in 2017.

The average household income in Battlement Mesa is $87,210 with a poverty rate of 2.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $780 per month, and the median house value is $165,800. The median age in Battlement Mesa is 36.2 years, 32.9 years for males, and 38.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 114.4 males.

Battlement Mesa Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Battlement Mesa was:

  • White: 82.66%
  • Other race: 12.06%
  • Two or more races: 2.75%
  • Native American: 1.56%
  • Asian: 0.95%
  • Black or African American: 0.02%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Battlement Mesa, Colorado is 4,735, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,735.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,471.

Battlement Mesa, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,91482.66%
Some Other Race57112.06%
Two or More Races1302.75%
American Indian and Alaska Native741.56%
Asian450.95%
Black or African American10.02%

Battlement Mesa Population Pyramid 2020

Battlement Mesa Median Age

36.2


Total

32.9


Male

38.9


Female

Battlement Mesa Adults

There are 3,348 adults, (766 of whom are seniors) in Battlement Mesa.

Battlement Mesa Age Dependency

83.4

Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Battlement Mesa Sex Ratio

Female

2,209

46.65%

Male

2,526

53.35%

Battlement Mesa Households and Families

Battlement Mesa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Battlement Mesa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married67.3%32.7%
All63.2%36.8%
Non Family49.2%50.8%
Male42.5%57.5%

63.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7852.6463.2
Married1,1563.1467.3
Non Family5041.3349.2
Female852.71100
Male404.5342.5

3.12

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

9.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Battlement Mesa Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1535.09%
9th to 12th Grade1976.56%
High School Graduate1,14138.00%
Some College51817.25%
Associates Degree2518.36%
Bachelors Degree47415.78%
Graduate Degree2698.96%

Battlement Mesa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,3632,162645
Hispanic53138241
Other Race19019023
Asian454526
Native American3516
Multiple Races313131
Black11

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 multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,402$53,178$32,423
Less Than High School$53,929$$
High School Grad$40,611$51,299$30,650
Some College$38,443$39,013$32,333
Bachelors Degree$51,434$53,625$33,750
Graduate Degree$71,250$156,154$44,938

$43,402

Average Earnings

$53,178

Average Male

$32,423

Average Female

Battlement Mesa Language

Battlement Mesa Language by Age

Battlement Mesa Language

81.52% of Battlement Mesa residents speak only English, while 18.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.95% of the population.

Battlement Mesa Poverty

Battlement Mesa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,1061053.38%
Black11100.00%

2.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.92%

Male Poverty Rate

3.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Battlement Mesa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Battlement Mesa is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Battlement Mesa is White, with 3.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 3.29%.

Name Poverty
Some College6.63%
Bachelors or Greater2.15%
High School1.49%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed6.56%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Battlement Mesa Income

Battlement Mesa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$68,281$87,210
Families$80,288$97,618
Married Families$80,362-
Non Families$53,693$58,576

Battlement Mesa Marital Status

Battlement Mesa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

61.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.9%

Male Marriage Rate

58.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Battlement Mesa Married by Age and Sex

Battlement Mesa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Battlement Mesa Marital Status by Race

Battlement Mesa Veterans

255

Number of Veterans

255

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam104
First Gulf War87
Second Gulf War37
Korea23
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5487
65 to 7471
75+47
55 to 6434
18 to 3416
Name Veterans % of Total
White2548.69%
Black1100.00%

$Battlement Mesa Veterans by Education

0.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.16%

Veteran Disability Rate

Battlement Mesa Employment Status

64.4%

Labor Force Participation

60.8%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Battlement Mesa Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

44.16%

Born in Colorado

92.04%

Native Born

7.96%

Foreign Born

7.01%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.04% of Battlement Mesa residents were born in the United States, with 44.16% having been born in Colorado. 7.01% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20204,7350.00%
20194,7350.00%
20184,735-337-6.64%
20175,0722374.90%
20164,8351463.11%
20154,6891493.28%
20144,540-462-9.24%
20135,0021563.22%
20124,846-87-1.76%
20114,93346210.33%
20104,4710.00%