Eaton, Colorado Population 2020

5,875

Eaton is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 5,875, it is the 74th largest city in Colorado and the 4337th largest city in the United States. Eaton is currently growing at a rate of 3.03% annually and its population has increased by 34.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,365 in 2010. Spanning over 3 miles, Eaton has a population density of 1,859 people per square mile.

The average household income in Eaton is $84,045 with a poverty rate of 7.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $927 per month, and the median house value is $272,900. The median age in Eaton is 35.9 years, 32.2 years for males, and 39 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.6 males.

Eaton Demographics

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

  • White: 95.92%
  • Two or more races: 2.14%
  • Asian: 0.72%
  • Native American: 0.52%
  • Black or African American: 0.41%
  • Other race: 0.29%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Eaton, Colorado is 5,875, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,529.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,365.

Eaton, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,93895.92%
Two or More Races1102.14%
Asian370.72%
American Indian and Alaska Native270.52%
Black or African American210.41%
Some Other Race150.29%

Eaton Population Pyramid 2020

Eaton Median Age

35.9


Total

32.2


Male

39


Female

Eaton Adults

There are 3,808 adults, (880 of whom are seniors) in Eaton.

Eaton Age Dependency

75.8

Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Eaton Sex Ratio

Female

2,541

49.36%

Male

2,607

50.64%

Eaton Households and Families

Eaton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Eaton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.4%18.6%
Non Family81%19%
All79%21%
Female52.4%47.6%
Male0%0%

79.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7942.8779
Married1,2823.3981.4
Non Family3691.0481
Female1432.9152.4
Male00

3.32

Average Family Size

2.87

Average Household Size

0.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Eaton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade621.87%
9th to 12th Grade2507.54%
High School Graduate86526.08%
Some College63719.20%
Associates Degree41012.36%
Bachelors Degree81024.42%
Graduate Degree2838.53%

Eaton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,6562,5741,057
Hispanic58435420
Multiple Races4040
Asian373716
Native American2713
Other Race15

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 43.24%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,793$50,750$32,443
Less Than High School$30,917$$32,642
High School Grad$37,652$39,896$27,962
Some College$43,816$64,107$36,853
Bachelors Degree$37,667$60,089$30,458
Graduate Degree$26,442$$26,923

$37,793

Average Earnings

$50,750

Average Male

$32,443

Average Female

Eaton Language

Eaton Language by Age

Eaton Language

89.10% of Eaton residents speak only English, while 10.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.55% of the population.

Eaton Poverty

Eaton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1,09627625.18%
White3,930882.24%
Black2121100.00%

7.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.10%

Male Poverty Rate

7.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Eaton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Eaton is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Eaton is White, with 2.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.65%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.03%
Some College6.88%
High School1.85%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Male Employed5.70%
Female Employed0.55%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Eaton Income

Eaton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$77,762$84,045
Families$82,007$96,468
Married Families$85,588-
Non Families$26,208$33,009

Eaton Marital Status

Eaton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

66.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

67.9%

Male Marriage Rate

64.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Eaton Married by Age and Sex

Eaton 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 45-54.

Eaton Marital Status by Race

Eaton Veterans

243

Number of Veterans

243

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam95
Second Gulf War34
First Gulf War19
Korea12
World War II

$Eaton Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Eaton Employment Status

67%

Labor Force Participation

64.5%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Eaton 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

69.27%

Born in Colorado

94.77%

Native Born

5.23%

Foreign Born

4.43%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.77% of Eaton residents were born in the United States, with 69.27% having been born in Colorado. 4.43% 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
20205,8751733.03%
20195,7021733.13%
20185,5292474.68%
20175,2821733.39%
20165,1091593.21%
20154,9501332.76%
20144,8171743.75%
20134,6431052.31%
20124,538781.75%
20114,460641.46%
20104,3961,7065.03%
20002,6900.00%