Crested Butte, Colorado Population 2022

1,819
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Crested Butte is a city located in Gunnison County Colorado. Crested Butte has a 2020 population of 1,819. Crested Butte is currently growing at a rate of 1.79% annually and its population has increased by 22.16% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,489 in 2010.

The average household income in Crested Butte is $87,691 with a poverty rate of 7.69%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,446 per month, and the median house value is $568,500. The median age in Crested Butte is 34.4 years, 36.6 years for males, and 33.5 years for females.

Crested Butte Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Crested Buttewas:

  • White: 97.91%
  • Other race: 1.79%
  • Native American: 0.30%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Crested Butte, Colorado is 1,819 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,819.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,489.

Crested Butte, Colorado Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,31197.91%
Some Other Race241.79%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.30%
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Crested Butte Population by Race

Crested Butte Population Pyramid $2022

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Crested Butte Median Age

34.4


Total

36.6


Male

33.5


Female

Crested Butte Adults

There are 1,079 adults, (135 of whom are seniors) in Crested Butte.

Crested Butte Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

14.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Crested Butte Sex Ratio

Female

586

43.76%

Male

753

56.24%

Crested Butte Population by Age

Crested Butte Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Crested Butte Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family38.5%61.5%
All52.7%47.3%
Female63.6%36.4%
Married71.2%28.8%
Male100%0%

52.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Crested Butte Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5832.352.7
Non Family3351.7838.5
Married2292.9271.2
Female112.3663.6
Male86100

2.94

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

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Crested Butte Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade0.00%
High School Graduate979.72%
Some College21621.64%
Associates Degree525.21%
Bachelors Degree41741.78%
Graduate Degree21621.64%
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Crested Butte Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Crested Butte Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White956956603
Hispanic353523
Other Race777
Native American444

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

Crested Butte Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,859$40,651$34,432
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$36,685$$
Some College$26,970$38,750$17,188
Bachelors Degree$34,150$39,219$33,600
Graduate Degree$49,125$49,375$

$36,859

Average Earnings

$40,651

Average Male

$34,432

Average Female

Crested Butte Earnings by Educational Attainment

Crested Butte Language by Age

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Crested Butte Language

93.38% of Crested Butte residents speak only English, while 6.62% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.70% of the population.

Crested Butte Language

Crested Butte Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,276896.97%
Hispanic391435.90%
OtherNaN%

7.69%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.37%

Male Poverty Rate

6.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Crested Butte

The race most likely to be in poverty in Crested Butte is White, with 6.97% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Crested Butte is Hispanic, with 35.90% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.07%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.64%.

Crested Butte Poverty

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater9.64%
Some College7.84%
High School0.00%
Less Than 9th GradeNaN%

Crested Butte Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed6.49%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed8.70%

Crested Butte Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Crested Butte Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$70,644$87,691
Families$108,182$132,389
Married Families$108,352-
Non Families$43,086$53,795
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Income by Household Type

Crested Butte Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

41.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

32.5%

Male Marriage Rate

54.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Crested Butte Married by Age and Sex

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Crested Butte Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Crested Butte Marital Status by Race

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Crested Butte Marital Status

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43

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam25
Second Gulf War8
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War

Crested Butte Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7429
35 to 548
75+6
55 to 64
18 to 34

Crested Butte Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White434.03%
Hispanic1645.71%

Crested Butte Veterans by Race

Crested Butte Veterans by Education

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32.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.60%

Veteran Disability Rate

Crested Butte Veterans by Education

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77.5%

Labor Force Participation

76.7%

Employment Rate

1%

Unemployment Rate

Crested Butte Employment by Age

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Crested Butte Employment by Race

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Crested Butte 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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22.85%

Born in Crested Butte

98.58%

Native Born

1.42%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.42%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.58% of Crested Butte residents were born in the United States, with 22.85% having been born in Colorado. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Crested Butte Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20221,819321.79%
20211,787321.82%
20201,755321.86%
20191,723321.89%
20181,691321.93%
20171,659462.85%
20161,613311.96%
20151,582382.46%
20141,544231.51%
20131,521140.93%
20121,50790.60%
20111,49890.60%
20101,4890.00%

Crested Butte Population by Year