Black Forest, Colorado Population 2020

14,274

Black Forest is a city located in Colorado. Black Forest has a 2020 population of 14,274. Black Forest is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 8.83% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 13,116 in 2010. Black Forest reached it's highest population of 14,274 in 2018.

The average household income in Black Forest is $138,288 with a poverty rate of 1.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $2,550 per month, and the median house value is $516,500. The median age in Black Forest is 47.2 years, 47.2 years for males, and 47.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.0 males.

Black Forest Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Black Forest was:

  • White: 91.37%
  • Two or more races: 3.74%
  • Other race: 2.15%
  • Asian: 1.60%
  • Black or African American: 0.88%
  • Native American: 0.25%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Black Forest, Colorado is 14,274, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 14,274.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 13,116.

Black Forest, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White13,04291.37%
Two or More Races5343.74%
Some Other Race3072.15%
Asian2291.60%
Black or African American1260.88%
American Indian and Alaska Native360.25%

Black Forest Population Pyramid 2020

Black Forest Median Age

47.2


Total

47.2


Male

47.1


Female

Black Forest Adults

There are 11,066 adults, (2,462 of whom are seniors) in Black Forest.

Black Forest Age Dependency

65.9

Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Black Forest Sex Ratio

Female

7,433

52.07%

Male

6,841

47.93%

Black Forest Households and Families

Black Forest Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Black Forest Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married95.7%4.3%
All93.4%6.6%
Female92%8%
Non Family81.1%18.9%

93.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,0332.8493.4
Married3,9483.0795.7
Non Family7181.3281.1
Female3013.0992
Male663.97100

3.05

Average Family Size

2.84

Average Household Size

1.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Black Forest Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade990.98%
9th to 12th Grade2852.83%
High School Graduate1,15011.43%
Some College1,74717.37%
Associates Degree8908.85%
Bachelors Degree3,21131.92%
Graduate Degree2,67626.61%

Black Forest Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,9158,5685,190
Hispanic704679397
Other Race176176106
Asian165165122
Multiple Races159159119
Black979760
Native American362417

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 74.84%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$52,426$85,234$35,882
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$36,308$45,855$26,286
Some College$37,441$63,509$24,194
Bachelors Degree$63,495$94,018$41,114
Graduate Degree$89,649$112,500$52,583

$52,426

Average Earnings

$85,234

Average Male

$35,882

Average Female

Black Forest Language

Black Forest Language by Age

Black Forest Language

95.15% of Black Forest residents speak only English, while 4.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.55% of the population.

Black Forest Poverty

Black Forest Poverty by Race

1.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

1.38%

Male Poverty Rate

1.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Black Forest

The race most likely to be in poverty in Black Forest is White, with 1.91% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Black Forest is White, with 1.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 1.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.60%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.76%
Some College3.30%
High School2.43%
Bachelors or Greater0.93%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed25.56%
Female Unemployed16.46%
Female Employed1.25%
Male Employed0.30%

Black Forest Income

Black Forest Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$118,453$138,288
Families$131,996$151,942
Married Families$135,925-
Non Families$37,434$52,158

Black Forest Marital Status

Black Forest Marital Status

Marriage Rates

68.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

73.0%

Male Marriage Rate

64.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Black Forest Married by Age and Sex

Black Forest Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Black Forest Marital Status by Race

Black Forest Veterans

2,253

Number of Veterans

1,780

Male Veterans

473

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War1,224
Second Gulf War896
Vietnam827
Korea70
World War II29
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,06320.40%
Hispanic17721.64%
2 or More7227.91%
Asian5222.71%
Black3529.66%
Other3113.42%

$Black Forest Veterans by Education

1.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Black Forest Employment Status

65%

Labor Force Participation

62.5%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Black Forest 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

30.09%

Born in Colorado

95.72%

Native Born

4.28%

Foreign Born

0.90%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.72% of Black Forest residents were born in the United States, with 30.09% having been born in Colorado. 0.90% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202014,2740.00%
201914,2740.00%
201814,274860.61%
201714,1886825.05%
201613,5065884.55%
201512,918-41-0.32%
201412,959-432-3.23%
201313,391-216-1.59%
201213,607120.09%
201113,5954793.65%
201013,1160.00%