Dove Creek is a city located in Dolores County Colorado. Dove Creek has a 2020 population of 631. It is also the county seat of Dolores County. Dove Creek is currently declining at a rate of -0.16% annually and its population has decreased by -13.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 726 in 2010.
The average household income in Dove Creek is $70,432 with a poverty rate of 9.57%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $675 per month, and the median house value is $91,700. The median age in Dove Creek is 52.7 years, 52.5 years for males, and 53.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Dove Creekwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
99.33% of Dove Creek residents speak only English, while 0.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.67% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Dove Creek is White, with 9.91% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Dove Creek is Hispanic, with 9.38% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 3.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.58%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Dove Creek
98.77% of Dove Creek residents were born in the United States, with 49.54% having been born in Colorado. 1.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Oceania.