Colorado City, Texas Population 2022

3,959
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Colorado City is a city located in Mitchell County Texas. Colorado City has a 2020 population of 3,959. It is also the county seat of Mitchell County. Colorado City is currently declining at a rate of -0.40% annually and its population has decreased by -0.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,991 in 2010.

The average household income in Colorado City is $61,677 with a poverty rate of 8.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $653 per month, and the median house value is $63,300. The median age in Colorado City is 32 years, 29.4 years for males, and 35.3 years for females.

Colorado City Demographics

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

  • White: 78.08%
  • Two or more races: 10.24%
  • Black or African American: 7.15%
  • Other race: 3.27%
  • Asian: 1.26%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Colorado City, Texas is 3,959 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 3,991.

Colorado City, Texas Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,03578.08%
Black or African American2787.15%
Asian491.26%
Some Other Race1273.27%
Two or More Races39810.24%
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Colorado City Population by Race

Colorado City Population Pyramid 2022

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Colorado City Median Age

33.7


Total

32.3


Male

45


Female

Colorado City Adults

There are 2,899 adults, (834 of whom are seniors) in Colorado City.

Colorado City Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Colorado City Sex Ratio

Female

1,820

46.82%

Male

2,067

53.18%

Colorado City Population by Age

Colorado City Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Colorado City Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married95.9%4.1%
Female78%22%
All75.6%24.4%
Non Family57.2%42.8%

75.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Colorado City Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4942.5275.6
Married6314.0795.9
Male472.45100
Female504.8878
Non Family7661.0957.2

3.99

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

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Colorado City Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1898.23%
9th to 12th Grade1536.66%
High School Graduate1,09647.74%
Some College35715.55%
Associates Degree1215.27%
Bachelors Degree27011.76%
Graduate Degree1104.79%
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Colorado City Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Colorado City Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,115979250
Hispanic1,111911130
Black162156
2+ Races304184
Other Race7912

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 96.30%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 22.42%.

Colorado City Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,629$44,327$
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$41,698$60,982$9,516
Some College$30,764$$
Bachelors Degree$55,785$60,809$55,256
Graduate Degree$37,083$$

$41,629

Average Earnings

$44,327

Average Male

$

Average Female

Colorado City Earnings by Educational Attainment

Colorado City Language by Age

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Colorado City Language

68.53% of Colorado City residents speak only English, while 31.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 31.47% of the population.

Colorado City Language

Colorado City Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2444418.03%
Multiple3876115.76%
Hispanic2,1002009.52%
White1,463674.58%
Other115NaN%

8.37%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.77%

Male Poverty Rate

11.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Colorado City

The race most likely to be in poverty in Colorado City is Black, with 18.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Colorado 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 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.85%.

Colorado City Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade45.20%
High School5.10%
Some College9.11%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Colorado City Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Colorado City Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Colorado City Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,622$59,343
Families$80,238$91,179
Married Families$82,910-
Non Families$33,333$29,085
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Income by Household Type

Colorado City Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.9%

Male Marriage Rate

41.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Colorado City Married by Age and Sex

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Colorado City Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Colorado City Marital Status by Race

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Colorado City Marital Status

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84

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War41
Vietnam
Korea35
World War II

Colorado City Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 54
55 to 6449
65 to 74
75+35

Colorado City Veterans by Age

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Colorado City Veterans by Race

Colorado City Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Colorado City Veterans by Education

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53%

Labor Force Participation

51%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Colorado City Employment by Age

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Colorado City Employment by Race

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Colorado 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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86.65%

Born in Colorado City

95.32%

Native Born

4.68%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

4.68%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.32% of Colorado City residents were born in the United States, with 86.65% having been born in Texas. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Colorado City Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19304,6710.00%
19405,2135421.10%
19506,7741,5612.65%
19606,457-317-0.48%
19705,227-1,230-2.09%
19805,4051780.34%
19904,749-656-1.29%
20004,281-468-1.03%
20104,146-135-0.32%
20114,130-16-0.39%
20124,114-16-0.39%
20134,098-16-0.39%
20144,082-16-0.39%
20154,066-16-0.39%
20164,050-16-0.39%
20174,034-16-0.40%
20184,018-16-0.40%
20194,002-16-0.40%
20203,991-11-0.27%
20213,975-16-0.40%
20223,959-16-0.40%

Colorado City Population by Year