Broomfield, Colorado Population 2020

72,783

Broomfield is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 72,783, it is the 15th largest city in Colorado and the 503rd largest city in the United States. Broomfield is currently growing at a rate of 2.48% annually and its population has increased by 30.23% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 55,889 in 2010. Spanning over 34 miles, Broomfield has a population density of 2,205 people per square mile.

The average household income in Broomfield is $115,956 with a poverty rate of 5.01%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,583 per month, and the median house value is $382,800. The median age in Broomfield is 37.7 years, 36.8 years for males, and 38.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.4 males.

Broomfield Demographics

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

  • White: 86.74%
  • Asian: 6.54%
  • Two or more races: 3.65%
  • Other race: 1.37%
  • Black or African American: 1.16%
  • Native American: 0.53%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Broomfield, Colorado is 72,783, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 69,267.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 55,889.

Broomfield, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White57,35586.74%
Asian4,3246.54%
Two or More Races2,4123.65%
Some Other Race9061.37%
Black or African American7701.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native3530.53%

Broomfield Population Pyramid 2020

Broomfield Median Age

37.7


Total

36.8


Male

38.4


Female

Broomfield Adults

There are 50,428 adults, (8,499 of whom are seniors) in Broomfield.

Broomfield Age Dependency

57.7

Age Dependency Ratio

20.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Broomfield Sex Ratio

Female

33,331

50.41%

Male

32,789

49.59%

Broomfield Households and Families

Broomfield Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Broomfield Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.4%18.6%
All66.3%33.7%
Female56%44%
Non Family45.7%54.3%
Male44.7%55.3%

66.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All26,7212.4666.3
Married14,9503.1681.4
Non Family9,2231.2645.7
Female1,7772.7356
Male7712.7844.7

3.04

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

6.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Broomfield Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7091.56%
9th to 12th Grade7511.65%
High School Graduate6,66714.67%
Some College8,23418.11%
Associates Degree3,8888.55%
Bachelors Degree15,88034.93%
Graduate Degree9,32920.52%

Broomfield Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White36,56835,93021,032
Hispanic4,5103,8811,447
Asian2,9272,7511,982
Multiple Races990930413
Black579574225
Other Race459315185
Native American228215111

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 99.14%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 67.71%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$54,203$64,467$45,214
Less Than High School$22,851$24,539$14,109
High School Grad$39,533$41,733$35,116
Some College$43,727$53,037$35,691
Bachelors Degree$62,384$77,962$50,063
Graduate Degree$80,505$101,175$62,328

$54,203

Average Earnings

$64,467

Average Male

$45,214

Average Female

Broomfield Language

Broomfield Language by Age

Broomfield Language

88.30% of Broomfield residents speak only English, while 11.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.45% of the population.

Broomfield Poverty

Broomfield Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White50,7892,2374.40%
Hispanic8,0007519.39%
Asian4,3151834.24%
Other89418320.47%
Multiple2,400964.00%
Black765496.41%
Native348267.47%

5.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.98%

Male Poverty Rate

6.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Broomfield

The race most likely to be in poverty in Broomfield is Other, with 20.47% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Broomfield is Multiple, with 4.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.64%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.53%
High School7.78%
Some College3.88%
Bachelors or Greater2.68%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed13.32%
Male Unemployed12.24%
Female Employed4.51%
Male Employed1.94%

Broomfield Income

Broomfield Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$89,624$115,956
Families$111,341$139,436
Married Families$123,732$150,843
Non Families$54,065$67,872

Broomfield Marital Status

Broomfield Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.9%

Male Marriage Rate

57.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Broomfield Married by Age and Sex

Broomfield 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.

Broomfield Marital Status by Race

Broomfield Veterans

4,168

Number of Veterans

3,876

Male Veterans

292

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,282
First Gulf War1,030
Second Gulf War960
Korea253
World War II148
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,9098.80%
Hispanic4588.42%
2 or More1149.25%
Black7412.25%
Asian471.43%
Indian196.79%
Other50.84%

$Broomfield Veterans by Education

5.04%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.80%

Veteran Disability Rate

Broomfield Employment Status

73.1%

Labor Force Participation

70.4%

Employment Rate

3.6%

Unemployment Rate

Broomfield 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

38.45%

Born in Colorado

90.78%

Native Born

9.22%

Foreign Born

4.62%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

90.78% of Broomfield residents were born in the United States, with 38.45% having been born in Colorado. 4.62% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202072,7831,7582.48%
201971,0251,7582.54%
201869,2671,0351.52%
201768,2321,7582.64%
201666,4741,6182.49%
201564,8563,0875.00%
201461,7691,6202.69%
201360,1491,1862.01%
201258,9631,4812.58%
201157,4821,2612.24%
201056,22117,9493.92%
200038,27213,6344.50%
199024,6383,9081.74%
198020,73013,46911.06%
19707,2612,7614.90%
19604,5004,30016.84%
19402000.00%