Breckenridge, Colorado Population 2020

5,038

Breckenridge is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 5,038, it is the 83rd largest city in Colorado and the 4736th largest city in the United States. Breckenridge is currently growing at a rate of 0.18% annually and its population has increased by 10.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,540 in 2010. Spanning over 6 miles, Breckenridge has a population density of 834 people per square mile.

The average household income in Breckenridge is $83,649 with a poverty rate of 9.27%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,382 per month, and the median house value is $497,200. The median age in Breckenridge is 32.2 years, 30.7 years for males, and 32.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 74.8 males.

Breckenridge Demographics

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

  • White: 97.65%
  • Other race: 1.32%
  • Two or more races: 0.75%
  • Black or African American: 0.28%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Breckenridge, Colorado is 5,038, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,020.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,540.

Breckenridge, Colorado Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202031,01330.01%
201931,01030.01%
201831,00730.01%
201731,0043281.06%
201630,6765501.79%
201530,1267962.64%
201429,3305922.02%
201328,7384311.50%
201228,3072610.92%
201128,046-31-0.11%
201028,0770.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,82097.65%
Some Other Race651.32%
Two or More Races370.75%
Black or African American140.28%

Breckenridge Population Pyramid 2020

Breckenridge Median Age

32.2


Total

30.7


Male

32.7


Female

Breckenridge Adults

There are 4,479 adults, (389 of whom are seniors) in Breckenridge.

Breckenridge Age Dependency

20.7

Age Dependency Ratio

9.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

11.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Breckenridge Sex Ratio

Female

2,823

57.19%

Male

2,113

42.81%

Breckenridge Households and Families

Breckenridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Breckenridge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married96.6%3.4%
All56.1%43.9%
Non Family30.7%69.3%
Female30.1%69.9%
Male0%0%

56.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5253.1456.1
Non Family8633.1730.7
Married5892.6996.6
Female736.4530.1
Male00

3.02

Average Family Size

3.14

Average Household Size

11.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Breckenridge Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade511.27%
9th to 12th Grade671.66%
High School Graduate64315.98%
Some College99624.75%
Associates Degree1473.65%
Bachelors Degree1,48436.87%
Graduate Degree63715.83%

Breckenridge Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,8763,7942,053
Hispanic986231
Multiple Races373737
Black1414
Other Race12

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$31,633$31,576$31,736
Less Than High School$28,109$28,317$
High School Grad$32,191$34,688$31,786
Some College$26,343$30,727$
Bachelors Degree$31,995$31,468$40,167
Graduate Degree$41,676$$41,173

$31,633

Average Earnings

$31,576

Average Male

$31,736

Average Female

Breckenridge Language

Breckenridge Language by Age

Breckenridge Language

96.32% of Breckenridge residents speak only English, while 3.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.85% of the population.

Breckenridge Poverty

Breckenridge Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,6363697.96%
Hispanic1696739.64%
Other655381.54%
Black1414100.00%

9.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.76%

Male Poverty Rate

8.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Breckenridge

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Breckenridge is White, with 7.96% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.50%.

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater9.71%
High School8.02%
Some College4.23%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.64%
Male Unemployed35.71%
Male Employed9.85%
Female Employed4.49%

Breckenridge Income

Breckenridge Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$86,493$83,649
Families$111,000$109,697
Married Families$111,659-
Non Families$57,891$63,008

Breckenridge Marital Status

Breckenridge Marital Status

Marriage Rates

25.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

25.8%

Male Marriage Rate

25.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Breckenridge Married by Age and Sex

Breckenridge Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Breckenridge Marital Status by Race

Breckenridge Veterans

100

Number of Veterans

78

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War38
Second Gulf War22
Vietnam12
Korea10
World War II

$Breckenridge Veterans by Education

27.38%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Breckenridge Employment Status

80.3%

Labor Force Participation

78.5%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Breckenridge 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

23.28%

Born in Colorado

96.70%

Native Born

3.30%

Foreign Born

1.80%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.70% of Breckenridge residents were born in the United States, with 23.28% having been born in Colorado. 1.80% 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
20205,03890.18%
20195,02990.18%
20185,020280.56%
20174,99290.18%
20164,983711.45%
20154,9121392.91%
20144,773761.62%
20134,697741.60%
20124,623541.18%
20114,569-3-0.07%
20104,5720.00%