Blue River, Colorado Population 2020

945

Blue River is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 945, it is the 155th largest city in Colorado and the 10563rd largest city in the United States. Blue River is currently growing at a rate of 0.96% annually and its population has increased by 11.31% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 849 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Blue River has a population density of 384 people per square mile.

The average household income in Blue River is $149,935 with a poverty rate of 0.30%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $644,000. The median age in Blue River is 41.9 years, 41.2 years for males, and 43.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.6 males.

Blue River Demographics

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

  • White: 94.14%
  • Other race: 4.65%
  • Two or more races: 1.20%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Blue River, Colorado is 945, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 927.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 849.

Blue River, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White62794.14%
Some Other Race314.65%
Two or More Races81.20%

Blue River Population Pyramid 2020

Blue River Median Age

41.9


Total

41.2


Male

43.1


Female

Blue River Adults

There are 518 adults, (97 of whom are seniors) in Blue River.

Blue River Age Dependency

58.2

Age Dependency Ratio

23

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Blue River Sex Ratio

Female

337

50.60%

Male

329

49.40%

Blue River Households and Families

Blue River Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Blue River Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married85.6%14.4%
All79.9%20.1%
Female78.6%21.4%
Non Family67.1%32.9%

79.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2492.6779.9
Married1533.0585.6
Non Family761.5567.1
Female14578.6
Male62100

2.99

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

2.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Blue River Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade0.00%
High School Graduate6413.31%
Some College6814.14%
Associates Degree459.36%
Bachelors Degree18638.67%
Graduate Degree11824.53%

Blue River Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White435435285
Hispanic35358
Other Race313111

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 white people with a rate of 65.52%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$61,250$67,931$58,125
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$$$64,583
Some College$51,875$51,875$48,750
Bachelors Degree$69,545$73,542$63,393
Graduate Degree$68,750$69,722$

$61,250

Average Earnings

$67,931

Average Male

$58,125

Average Female

Blue River Language

Blue River Language by Age

Blue River Language

96.37% of Blue River residents speak only English, while 3.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.31% of the population.

Blue River Poverty

Blue River Poverty by Race

0.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.61%

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 0.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Blue River is White, with 0.33% 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 2.08%.

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
High School0.00%
Less Than High SchoolNaN%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Blue River Income

Blue River Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$109,531$149,935
Families$121,719$146,977
Married Families$122,031-
Non Families$71,071$148,296

Blue River Marital Status

Blue River Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

53.5%

Male Marriage Rate

59.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Blue River Married by Age and Sex

Blue River 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 55-64.

Blue River Marital Status by Race

Blue River Veterans

37

Number of Veterans

30

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam14
First Gulf War13
Korea5
Second Gulf War2
World War II

$Blue River Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Blue River Employment Status

80.9%

Labor Force Participation

80.9%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Blue River 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

35.74%

Born in Colorado

96.55%

Native Born

3.45%

Foreign Born

0.75%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.55% of Blue River residents were born in the United States, with 35.74% having been born in Colorado. 0.75% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Oceania.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202094590.96%
201993690.97%
2018927-3-0.32%
201793090.98%
2016921181.99%
2015903202.27%
2014883121.38%
201387191.04%
2012862111.29%
20118510.00%
20108510.00%