Brush, Colorado Population 2022

5,420
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Brush is a city located in Morgan County Colorado. Brush has a 2020 population of 5,420. Brush is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -1.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,486 in 2010.

The average household income in Brush is $56,872 with a poverty rate of 18.89%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $829 per month, and the median house value is $157,100. The median age in Brush is 32.2 years, 31.4 years for males, and 33.4 years for females.

Brush Demographics

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

  • White: 93.01%
  • Two or more races: 3.02%
  • Other race: 2.47%
  • Native American: 0.78%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.72%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
The current population of Brush, Colorado is 5,420 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,420.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,486.

Brush, Colorado Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,01893.01%
Two or More Races1633.02%
Some Other Race1332.47%
American Indian and Alaska Native420.78%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander390.72%
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Brush Population by Race

Brush Population Pyramid $2022

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Brush Median Age

32.2


Total

31.4


Male

33.4


Female

Brush Adults

There are 3,870 adults, (946 of whom are seniors) in Brush.

Brush Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Brush Sex Ratio

Female

2,886

53.49%

Male

2,509

46.51%

Brush Population by Age

Brush Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Brush Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female42.7%57.3%
Non Family45.3%54.7%
All62.6%37.4%
Married77.5%22.5%
Male100%0%

62.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brush Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,1882.3962.6
Married1,1063.1677.5
Non Family7191.0345.3
Female3072.7942.7
Male562.23100

2.98

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

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Brush Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1745.10%
9th to 12th Grade45613.35%
High School Graduate1,02830.10%
Some College64118.77%
Associates Degree39911.68%
Bachelors Degree40611.89%
Graduate Degree3119.11%
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Brush Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Brush Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,7072,303699
Hispanic64246318
Other Race11495
2+ Races5656
Native American4219
Islander39

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 25.82%.

Brush Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,410$41,341$25,353
Less Than 9th Grade$25,745$25,745$
High School Graduate$26,672$48,553$
Some College$36,413$53,274$19,767
Bachelors Degree$40,577$53,333$
Graduate Degree$39,293$$41,439

$31,410

Average Earnings

$41,341

Average Male

$25,353

Average Female

Brush Earnings by Educational Attainment

Brush Language by Age

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Brush Language

86.64% of Brush residents speak only English, while 13.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.43% of the population.

Brush Language

Brush Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,78367217.76%
Hispanic1,33231423.57%
Other27NaN%

18.89%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.74%

Male Poverty Rate

23.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brush

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brush is White, with 17.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brush is Hispanic, with 23.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.72%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 36.72%.

Brush Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.05%
Some College20.40%
Bachelors or Greater7.60%
High School6.31%

Brush Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed12.68%
Male Employed2.04%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Brush Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Brush Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,824$56,872
Families$60,578$72,063
Married Families$63,333-
Non Families$17,005$22,678
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Income by Household Type

Brush Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.3%

Male Marriage Rate

52.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Brush Married by Age and Sex

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Brush 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 20-34.

Brush Marital Status by Race

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Brush Marital Status

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255

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War88
Vietnam65
Korea51
World War II8
First Gulf War

Brush Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+89
18 to 3488
55 to 6443
65 to 7422
35 to 5413

Brush Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2366.59%
Hispanic192.53%
Other Race1916.67%

Brush Veterans by Race

Brush Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brush Veterans by Education

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60.3%

Labor Force Participation

57.4%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Brush Employment by Age

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Brush Employment by Race

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Brush 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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66.52%

Born in Brush

94.24%

Native Born

5.76%

Foreign Born

2.41%

Non Citizen

3.35%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.24% of Brush residents were born in the United States, with 66.52% having been born in Colorado. 2.41% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Brush Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20225,4200.00%
20215,4200.00%
20205,4200.00%
20195,4200.00%
20185,420430.80%
20175,37740.07%
20165,373-50-0.92%
20155,423120.22%
20145,411-39-0.72%
20135,450-18-0.33%
20125,468-50-0.91%
20115,518320.58%
20105,4863690.70%
20005,1179522.08%
19904,165830.20%
19804,0827051.91%
19703,377-244-0.70%
19603,6210.00%

Brush Population by Year