Central City, Colorado Population 2020

781

Central City is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 781, it is the 168th largest city in Colorado and the 11396th largest city in the United States. Central City is currently growing at a rate of 1.03% annually and its population has increased by 17.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 663 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Central City has a population density of 362 people per square mile.

The average household income in Central City is $62,221 with a poverty rate of 12.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,040 per month, and the median house value is $236,300. The median age in Central City is 45.5 years, 39.3 years for males, and 55.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 135.8 males.

Central City Demographics

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

  • White: 94.66%
  • Two or more races: 3.28%
  • Black or African American: 2.05%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Central City, Colorado is 781, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 765.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 663.

Central City, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White69294.66%
Two or More Races243.28%
Black or African American152.05%

Central City Population Pyramid 2020

Central City Median Age

45.5


Total

39.3


Male

55.4


Female

Central City Adults

There are 607 adults, (103 of whom are seniors) in Central City.

Central City Age Dependency

45

Age Dependency Ratio

20.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Central City Sex Ratio

Female

310

42.41%

Male

421

57.59%

Central City Households and Families

Central City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Central City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married38.4%61.6%
Non Family37.1%62.9%
All34.9%65.1%
Male25.8%74.2%
Female0%100%

34.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4351.6834.9
Non Family2991.1237.1
Married863.0538.4
Male312.5825.8
Female192.840

2.91

Average Family Size

1.68

Average Household Size

2.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Central City Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade71.15%
9th to 12th Grade284.61%
High School Graduate16427.02%
Some College21335.09%
Associates Degree396.43%
Bachelors Degree9715.98%
Graduate Degree599.72%

Central City Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White542507131
Hispanic2929
Multiple Races242419
Black12126

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 79.17%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,125$37,500$47,981
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$33,295$27,159$48,462
Some College$49,028$50,114$
Bachelors Degree$41,607$$41,786
Graduate Degree$82,763$$82,961

$43,125

Average Earnings

$37,500

Average Male

$47,981

Average Female

Central City Language

Central City Language by Age

Central City Language

97.19% of Central City residents speak only English, while 2.81% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.78% of the population.

Central City Poverty

Central City Poverty by Race

12.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.58%

Male Poverty Rate

5.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Central City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Central City is White, with 13.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Central City is White, with 13.88% 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 5.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.46%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School71.43%
High School7.32%
Some College4.76%
Bachelors or Greater4.49%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.75%
Male Employed2.17%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Central City Income

Central City Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,875$62,221
Families$66,250$91,542
Married Families$67,857-
Non Families$50,298$48,885

Central City Marital Status

Central City Marital Status

Marriage Rates

31.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

31.3%

Male Marriage Rate

31.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Central City Married by Age and Sex

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 20-34.

Central City Marital Status by Race

Central City Veterans

60

Number of Veterans

41

Male Veterans

19

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea19
First Gulf War19
Second Gulf War19
Vietnam18
World War II

$Central City Veterans by Education

11.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Central City Employment Status

73.5%

Labor Force Participation

68.5%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Central City 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

41.45%

Born in Colorado

98.50%

Native Born

1.50%

Foreign Born

1.50%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.50% of Central City residents were born in the United States, with 41.45% having been born in Colorado. 1.50% 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
202078181.03%
201977381.05%
2018765324.37%
201773381.10%
201672591.26%
2015716101.42%
2014706355.22%
2013671111.67%
201266020.30%
2011658-7-1.05%
20106650.00%