Blue River, Colorado Population 2022

918
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Blue River is a city located in Colorado. Blue River has a 2020 population of 918. Blue River is currently declining at a rate of -0.11% annually but its population has increased by 8.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 850 in 2010.

The average household income in Blue River is $156,818 with a poverty rate of 0.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,050 per month, and the median house value is $656,000. The median age in Blue River is 42.3 years, 38.5 years for males, and 43.8 years for females.

Blue River Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Blue Riverwas:

  • White: 97.39%
  • Other race: 1.53%
  • Two or more races: 0.61%
  • Native American: 0.46%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Blue River, Colorado is 918 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 918.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 850.

Blue River, Colorado Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White63597.39%
Some Other Race101.53%
Two or More Races40.61%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.46%
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Blue River Population by Race

Blue River Population Pyramid $2022

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Blue River Median Age

42.3


Total

38.5


Male

43.8


Female

Blue River Adults

There are 509 adults, (89 of whom are seniors) in Blue River.

Blue River Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34

Child Dependency Ratio

Blue River Sex Ratio

Female

323

49.54%

Male

329

50.46%

Blue River Population by Age

Blue River Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Blue River Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%0%
Non Family60.3%39.7%
All80.6%19.4%
Female81.3%18.8%
Married89%11%

80.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Blue River Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2472.6480.6
Married1633.0289
Non Family681.3760.3
Female164.1981.3
Male00

2.98

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

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Blue River Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade0.00%
High School Graduate6714.32%
Some College408.55%
Associates Degree4710.04%
Bachelors Degree18739.96%
Graduate Degree12727.14%
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Blue River Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Blue River Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White438438296
Hispanic222210
Other Race10108
Native American33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 80.00%.

Blue River Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$59,615$69,773$54,167
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$36,111$$
Some College$53,625$53,393$54,167
Bachelors Degree$70,909$72,159$63,036
Graduate Degree$64,844$71,250$

$59,615

Average Earnings

$69,773

Average Male

$54,167

Average Female

Blue River Earnings by Educational Attainment

Blue River Language by Age

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Blue River Language

96.40% of Blue River residents speak only English, while 3.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.88% of the population.

Blue River Language

Blue River Poverty by Race

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0.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.91%

Male Poverty Rate

0.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Blue River

The race most likely to be in poverty in Blue River is White, with 0.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Blue River is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 3.00%.

Blue River Poverty

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
High School0.00%
Less Than 9th GradeNaN%

Blue River Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Blue River Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Blue River Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$112,083$156,818
Families$131,042$158,412
Married Families$133,125-
Non Families$70,385$142,468
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Income by Household Type

Blue River Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.5%

Male Marriage Rate

66.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Blue River Married by Age and Sex

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Blue River 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 55-64.

Blue River Marital Status by Race

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Blue River Marital Status

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38

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam13
First Gulf War13
Korea3
Second Gulf War1
World War II

Blue River Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7426
35 to 548
75+4
55 to 64
18 to 34

Blue River Veterans by Age

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Blue River Veterans by Race

Blue River Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Blue River Veterans by Education

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79.8%

Labor Force Participation

78.8%

Employment Rate

1.2%

Unemployment Rate

Blue River Employment by Age

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Blue River Employment by Race

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Blue River 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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36.35%

Born in Blue River

97.09%

Native Born

2.91%

Foreign Born

0.77%

Non Citizen

2.15%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.09% of Blue River residents were born in the United States, with 36.35% having been born in Colorado. 0.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Blue River Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2022918-1-0.11%
2021919-1-0.11%
2020920-1-0.11%
2019921-1-0.11%
2018922-2-0.22%
201792470.76%
2016917161.78%
2015901192.15%
2014882111.26%
2013871101.16%
2012861111.29%
20118500.00%
20108500.00%

Blue River Population by Year