Dove Creek, Colorado Population 2021

632
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Dove Creek is a city located in Dolores County Colorado. It is also the county seat of Dolores County. With a 2020 population of 632, it is the 182nd largest city in Colorado and the 12305th largest city in the United States . Dove Creek is currently declining at a rate of -0.16% annually and its population has decreased by -14.01% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 735 in 2010. Dove Creek reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Dove Creek has a population density of 1,104 people per square mile.

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.

Dove Creek Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Dove Creekwas:

  • White: 96.60%
  • Two or more races: 2.93%
  • Other race: 0.46%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Dove Creek, Colorado is 632 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 634.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 735.

Dove Creek, Colorado Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White62696.60%
Two or More Races192.93%
Some Other Race30.46%
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Dove Creek Population by Race

Dove Creek Population Pyramid $2021

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Dove Creek Median Age

52.7


Total

52.5


Male

53.2


Female

Dove Creek Adults

There are 510 adults, (192 of whom are seniors) in Dove Creek.

Dove Creek Age Dependency

103.8

Age Dependency Ratio

60.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Dove Creek Sex Ratio

Female

292

45.06%

Male

356

54.94%

Dove Creek Population by Age

Dove Creek Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dove Creek Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female68.4%31.6%
Non Family81.3%18.8%
All86.4%13.6%
Married88.8%11.2%
Male100%0%

86.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dove Creek Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2722.3886.4
Married1702.5188.8
Non Family641.1681.3
Female192.6368.4
Male195.11100

2.73

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

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Dove Creek Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade132.66%
9th to 12th Grade5310.86%
High School Graduate18738.32%
Some College11022.54%
Associates Degree204.10%
Bachelors Degree6212.70%
Graduate Degree438.81%
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Dove Creek Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dove Creek Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White465402102
Hispanic2017
Other Race3
2+ Races333

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%.

Dove Creek Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,500$43,750$23,667
Less Than 9th Grade$23,393$$22,857
High School Graduate$36,667$35,833$38,182
Some College$31,563$$16,250
Bachelors Degree$52,708$$21,250
Graduate Degree$$$

$37,500

Average Earnings

$43,750

Average Male

$23,667

Average Female

Dove Creek Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dove Creek Language by Age

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Dove Creek Language

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.

Dove Creek Language

Dove Creek Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White565569.91%
Hispanic6469.38%

9.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.71%

Male Poverty Rate

10.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dove Creek

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%.

Dove Creek Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade13.64%
Some College12.31%
High School11.76%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Dove Creek Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed6.40%
Male Employed1.63%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Dove Creek Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dove Creek Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,591$70,432
Families$63,684$81,930
Married Families$64,250-
Non Families$30,000$33,064
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Income by Household Type

Dove Creek Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

68.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

70.4%

Male Marriage Rate

67.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Dove Creek Married by Age and Sex

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Dove 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 45-54.

Dove Creek Marital Status by Race

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Dove Creek Marital Status

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51

Number of Veterans

44

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam25
Korea6
World War II3
First Gulf War3
Second Gulf War3

Dove Creek Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+28
65 to 7411
35 to 545
55 to 644
18 to 343

Dove Creek Veterans by Age

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Dove Creek Veterans by Race

Dove Creek Veterans by Education

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11.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dove Creek Veterans by Education

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50.6%

Labor Force Participation

47.9%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Dove Creek Employment by Age

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Dove Creek Employment by Race

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Dove Creek 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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49.54%

Born in Dove Creek

98.77%

Native Born

1.23%

Foreign Born

1.23%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

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.

Dove Creek Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021632-1-0.16%
2020633-1-0.16%
2019634-1-0.16%
2018635-4-0.63%
2017639-9-1.39%
2016648172.69%
2015631-8-1.25%
2014639-28-4.20%
2013667-2-0.30%
2012669-35-4.97%
2011704-22-3.03%
20107260.00%

Dove Creek Population by Year