Cripple Creek, Colorado Population 2020

1,305

Cripple Creek is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 1,305, it is the 135th largest city in Colorado and the 9238th largest city in the United States. Cripple Creek is currently growing at a rate of 1.48% annually and its population has increased by 9.76% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,189 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Cripple Creek has a population density of 861 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cripple Creek is $42,541 with a poverty rate of 16.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $911 per month, and the median house value is $145,300. The median age in Cripple Creek is 49.8 years, 47.7 years for males, and 56.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 122.7 males.

Cripple Creek Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cripple Creek was:

  • White: 94.98%
  • Other race: 4.75%
  • Two or more races: 0.26%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Cripple Creek, Colorado is 1,305, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,267.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,189.

Cripple Creek, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,07994.98%
Some Other Race544.75%
Two or More Races30.26%

Cripple Creek Population Pyramid 2020

Cripple Creek Median Age

49.8


Total

47.7


Male

56.2


Female

Cripple Creek Adults

There are 967 adults, (244 of whom are seniors) in Cripple Creek.

Cripple Creek Age Dependency

57.1

Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Cripple Creek Sex Ratio

Female

510

44.89%

Male

626

55.11%

Cripple Creek Households and Families

Cripple Creek Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cripple Creek Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.6%23.4%
All43.9%56.1%
Non Family36%64%
Male30.2%69.8%
Female15.6%84.4%

43.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5082.1343.9
Non Family2641.4836
Married1373.0976.6
Female642.5815.6
Male432.4430.2

2.76

Average Family Size

2.13

Average Household Size

8.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cripple Creek Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade121.34%
9th to 12th Grade616.80%
High School Graduate48654.18%
Some College19321.52%
Associates Degree616.80%
Bachelors Degree323.57%
Graduate Degree525.80%

Cripple Creek Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White75669284
Hispanic134125
Other Race3021

The highest rate of high school graduation is among hispanic people with a rate of 93.28%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 11.11%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,893$23,125$27,198
Less Than High School$18,833$17,667$
High School Grad$25,682$23,304$26,927
Some College$33,125$36,375$25,000
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,893

Average Earnings

$23,125

Average Male

$27,198

Average Female

Cripple Creek Language

Cripple Creek Language by Age

Cripple Creek Language

91.99% of Cripple Creek residents speak only English, while 8.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.75% of the population.

Cripple Creek Poverty

Cripple Creek Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White87316819.24%
Hispanic20194.48%
Other54712.96%

16.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.14%

Male Poverty Rate

23.58%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cripple Creek

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cripple Creek is White, with 19.24% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cripple Creek is Hispanic, with 4.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.85%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.81%
Bachelors or Greater17.57%
High School16.26%
Some College15.64%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed86.36%
Male Employed10.25%
Female Employed8.17%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Cripple Creek Income

Cripple Creek Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,105$42,541
Families$47,652$50,873
Married Families$48,688-
Non Families$29,286$34,802

Cripple Creek Marital Status

Cripple Creek Marital Status

Marriage Rates

33.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.7%

Male Marriage Rate

38.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Cripple Creek Married by Age and Sex

Cripple Creek 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.

Cripple Creek Marital Status by Race

Cripple Creek Veterans

127

Number of Veterans

116

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War41
Vietnam40
First Gulf War26
World War II
Korea

$Cripple Creek Veterans by Education

5.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cripple Creek Employment Status

61.1%

Labor Force Participation

58.7%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Cripple Creek 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

43.31%

Born in Colorado

95.07%

Native Born

4.93%

Foreign Born

3.96%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.07% of Cripple Creek residents were born in the United States, with 43.31% having been born in Colorado. 3.96% 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
20201,305191.48%
20191,286191.50%
20181,267131.04%
20171,254191.54%
20161,235292.40%
20151,206-16-1.31%
20141,222-1-0.08%
20131,223-11-0.89%
20121,23420.16%
20111,232-7-0.56%
20101,2390.00%