Blende, Colorado Population 2022

879
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Blende is a city located in Colorado. Blende has a 2020 population of 879. Blende is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 0.11% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 878 in 2010.

The average household income in Blende is $64,049 with a poverty rate of 24.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $790 per month, and the median house value is $153,400. The median age in Blende is 40.3 years, 36.7 years for males, and 51.1 years for females.

Blende Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Blendewas:

  • White: 87.71%
  • Native American: 5.46%
  • Other race: 4.66%
  • Black or African American: 2.16%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Blende, Colorado is 879 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 879.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 878.

Blende, Colorado Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White77187.71%
American Indian and Alaska Native485.46%
Some Other Race414.66%
Black or African American192.16%
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Blende Population by Race

Blende Population Pyramid $2022

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Blende Median Age

40.3


Total

36.7


Male

51.1


Female

Blende Adults

There are 668 adults, (184 of whom are seniors) in Blende.

Blende Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

38

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Blende Sex Ratio

Female

424

48.24%

Male

455

51.76%

Blende Population by Age

Blende Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Blende Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family72%28%
All77.8%22.2%
Married78.2%21.8%
Female92.5%7.5%
Male100%0%

77.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Blende Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3612.4377.8
Married1702.9478.2
Non Family1431.2372
Female404.5892.5
Male82.5100

3.19

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

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Blende Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade101.67%
9th to 12th Grade518.53%
High School Graduate19031.77%
Some College21035.12%
Associates Degree599.87%
Bachelors Degree477.86%
Graduate Degree315.18%
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Blende Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Blende Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White33330662
Hispanic26222816
Other Race4124
Native American2828
Black33

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 white people with a rate of 18.62%.

Blende Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,765$38,000$
Less Than 9th Grade$38,971$$
High School Graduate$23,846$30,417$14,250
Some College$52,813$58,194$21,406
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$36,765

Average Earnings

$38,000

Average Male

$

Average Female

Blende Earnings by Educational Attainment

Blende Language by Age

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Blende Language

87.01% of Blende residents speak only English, while 12.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.53% of the population.

Blende Language

Blende Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White45112327.27%
Hispanic4097518.34%
Black191578.95%
OtherNaN%

24.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.30%

Male Poverty Rate

25.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Blende

The race most likely to be in poverty in Blende is Black, with 78.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Blende is Hispanic, with 18.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.41%.

Blende Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade27.87%
High School24.21%
Bachelors or Greater11.54%
Some College9.67%

Blende Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed6.94%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed6.90%

Blende Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Blende Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,469$64,049
Families$55,500$83,980
Married Families$55,500-
Non Families$21,979$31,761
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Income by Household Type

Blende Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.5%

Male Marriage Rate

52.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Blende Married by Age and Sex

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Blende Marriage

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

Blende Marital Status by Race

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Blende Marital Status

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43

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam21
Korea16
Second Gulf War8
World War II4
First Gulf War

Blende Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+20
65 to 7410
35 to 548
55 to 645
18 to 34

Blende Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White437.47%
Hispanic175.74%

Blende Veterans by Race

Blende Veterans by Education

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9.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

53.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Blende Veterans by Education

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60.9%

Labor Force Participation

58.7%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Blende Employment by Age

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Blende Employment by Race

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Blende Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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71.44%

Born in Blende

95.11%

Native Born

4.89%

Foreign Born

4.32%

Non Citizen

0.57%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.11% of Blende residents were born in the United States, with 71.44% having been born in Colorado. 4.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Blende Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20228790.00%
20218790.00%
20208790.00%
2019879587.06%
2018821-3-0.36%
2017824607.85%
2016764375.09%
2015727-12-1.62%
2014739-43-5.50%
2013782-135-14.72%
2012917-118-11.40%
20111,03515717.88%
20108780.00%

Blende Population by Year