Dakota Ridge, Colorado Population 2020

34,250

Dakota Ridge is a city located in Colorado. Dakota Ridge has a 2020 population of 34,250. Dakota Ridge is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 7.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 32,005 in 2010. Dakota Ridge reached it's highest population of 34,250 in 2018.

The average household income in Dakota Ridge is $112,463 with a poverty rate of 3.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,525 per month, and the median house value is $348,200. The median age in Dakota Ridge is 39.5 years, 38 years for males, and 40.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.2 males.

Dakota Ridge Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Dakota Ridge was:

  • White: 90.87%
  • Two or more races: 2.72%
  • Asian: 2.40%
  • Other race: 2.03%
  • Black or African American: 1.35%
  • Native American: 0.50%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.13%
The current population of Dakota Ridge, Colorado is 34,250, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 34,250.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 32,005.

Dakota Ridge, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White31,12490.87%
Two or More Races9332.72%
Asian8212.40%
Some Other Race6952.03%
Black or African American4611.35%
American Indian and Alaska Native1720.50%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander440.13%

Dakota Ridge Population Pyramid 2020

Dakota Ridge Median Age

39.5


Total

38


Male

40.6


Female

Dakota Ridge Adults

There are 26,702 adults, (4,288 of whom are seniors) in Dakota Ridge.

Dakota Ridge Age Dependency

52.8

Age Dependency Ratio

19.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Dakota Ridge Sex Ratio

Female

16,938

49.45%

Male

17,312

50.55%

Dakota Ridge Households and Families

Dakota Ridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Dakota Ridge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.4%6.6%
All83.7%16.3%
Female70.2%29.8%
Non Family68.9%31.1%
Male60.6%39.4%

83.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All12,5812.7283.7
Married7,7773.1893.4
Non Family3,0551.4168.9
Female1,0742.9770.2
Male6752.9760.6

3.06

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Dakota Ridge Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1460.61%
9th to 12th Grade5702.38%
High School Graduate4,44618.54%
Some College5,69423.74%
Associates Degree2,2399.34%
Bachelors Degree7,31130.49%
Graduate Degree3,57514.91%

Dakota Ridge Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,60020,0419,412
Hispanic2,1982,112745
Asian577535366
Other Race457457228
Black364345200
Multiple Races232232101
Native American1169459
Islander242424

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

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

Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,073$61,940$42,530
Less Than High School$30,676$33,194$23,438
High School Grad$38,933$43,286$35,684
Some College$45,421$50,767$43,056
Bachelors Degree$64,237$77,061$44,196
Graduate Degree$74,847$95,366$54,770

$51,073

Average Earnings

$61,940

Average Male

$42,530

Average Female

Dakota Ridge Language

Dakota Ridge Language by Age

Dakota Ridge Language

92.18% of Dakota Ridge residents speak only English, while 7.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.96% of the population.

Dakota Ridge Poverty

Dakota Ridge Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White28,0107652.73%
Hispanic4,1771774.24%
Black461388.24%
Islander442045.45%
Multiple923192.06%
Asian821121.46%

3.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.56%

Male Poverty Rate

3.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dakota Ridge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dakota Ridge is Islander, with 45.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dakota Ridge is Asian, with 1.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.43%.

Name Poverty
Some College3.50%
High School3.01%
Bachelors or Greater2.00%
Less Than High School1.54%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed16.51%
Male Unemployed11.73%
Female Employed1.54%
Male Employed1.14%

Dakota Ridge Income

Dakota Ridge Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$97,383$112,463
Families$103,348$121,548
Married Families$111,598-
Non Families$61,113$76,063

Dakota Ridge Marital Status

Dakota Ridge Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.3%

Male Marriage Rate

57.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Dakota Ridge Married by Age and Sex

Dakota Ridge 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.

Dakota Ridge Marital Status by Race

Dakota Ridge Veterans

2,491

Number of Veterans

2,299

Male Veterans

192

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam986
First Gulf War547
Second Gulf War368
Korea107
World War II40
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2849.25%
Hispanic2127.90%
Black8519.41%
Other6613.20%
Asian264.51%
2 or More237.85%
Indian75.15%

$Dakota Ridge Veterans by Education

1.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.35%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dakota Ridge Employment Status

74.3%

Labor Force Participation

71.4%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Dakota Ridge 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

50.25%

Born in Colorado

94.37%

Native Born

5.63%

Foreign Born

2.10%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.37% of Dakota Ridge residents were born in the United States, with 50.25% having been born in Colorado. 2.10% 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
202034,2500.00%
201934,2500.00%
201834,2503080.91%
201733,942-191-0.56%
201634,1335531.65%
201533,580-3-0.01%
201433,5835741.74%
201333,0096141.90%
201232,3951,1313.62%
201131,264-741-2.32%
201032,0050.00%