Central City, Colorado Population 2022

794
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Central City is a city located in Gilpin County Colorado. Central City has a 2020 population of 794. It is also the county seat of Gilpin County. Central City is currently growing at a rate of 1.02% annually and its population has increased by 19.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 665 in 2010.

The average household income in Central City is $56,668 with a poverty rate of 4.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,153 per month, and the median house value is $291,700. The median age in Central City is 49.6 years, 40 years for males, and 56.4 years for females.

Central City Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Central Citywas:

  • White: 94.67%
  • Two or more races: 2.52%
  • Black or African American: 2.24%
  • Native American: 0.56%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Central City, Colorado is 794 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 794.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 665.

Central City, Colorado Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White67594.67%
Two or More Races182.52%
Black or African American162.24%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.56%
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Central City Population by Race

Central City Population Pyramid $2022

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Central City Median Age

49.6


Total

40


Male

56.4


Female

Central City Adults

There are 598 adults, (142 of whom are seniors) in Central City.

Central City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Central City Sex Ratio

Female

382

53.58%

Male

331

46.42%

Central City Population by Age

Central City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Central City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%100%
Female0%100%
All33.1%66.9%
Non Family35.7%64.3%
Married42%58%

33.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Central City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4351.6433.1
Non Family3081.1835.7
Married812.7842
Female252.840
Male212.520

2.75

Average Family Size

1.64

Average Household Size

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Central City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade81.34%
9th to 12th Grade81.34%
High School Graduate16828.09%
Some College20333.95%
Associates Degree355.85%
Bachelors Degree10617.73%
Graduate Degree7011.71%
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Central City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Central City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White536520160
Hispanic3535
2+ Races181812
Black994
Native American44

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 2+ races people with a rate of 66.67%.

Central City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,797$34,020$39,097
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$30,139$21,413$47,721
Some College$51,000$52,868$
Bachelors Degree$38,611$$38,611
Graduate Degree$$$

$34,797

Average Earnings

$34,020

Average Male

$39,097

Average Female

Central City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Central City Language by Age

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Central City Language

94.61% of Central City residents speak only English, while 5.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.06% of the population.

Central City Language

Central City Poverty by Race

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4.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.25%

Male Poverty Rate

1.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Central City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Central City is White, with 4.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Central City 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 15.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.74%.

Central City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.25%
High School10.12%
Bachelors or Greater5.11%
Some College0.00%

Central City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed30.43%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed7.46%

Central City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Central City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,580$56,668
Families$50,972$60,806
Married Families$65,694-
Non Families$52,872$54,961
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Income by Household Type

Central City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

28.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.4%

Male Marriage Rate

23.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Central City Married by Age and Sex

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Central City 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 35-44.

Central City Marital Status by Race

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Central City Marital Status

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67

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam28
Korea20
Second Gulf War16
First Gulf War12
World War II

Central City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+20
65 to 7418
55 to 6413
35 to 5412
18 to 344

Central City Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White518.99%
Hispanic1440.00%
2+ Races1266.67%
Native American4100.00%

Central City Veterans by Race

Central City Veterans by Education

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13.43%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Central City Veterans by Education

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73%

Labor Force Participation

69.2%

Employment Rate

5.2%

Unemployment Rate

Central City Employment by Age

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Central City Employment by Race

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Central City 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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38.01%

Born in Central City

98.32%

Native Born

1.68%

Foreign Born

1.68%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.32% of Central City residents were born in the United States, with 38.01% having been born in Colorado. 1.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Central City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202279481.02%
202178681.03%
202077881.04%
201977081.05%
2018762314.24%
201773160.83%
2016725101.40%
201571591.27%
2014706355.22%
2013671111.67%
201266010.15%
2011659-6-0.90%
20106650.00%

Central City Population by Year