Empire is a city located in Clear Creek County Colorado. Empire has a 2020 population of 316. Empire is currently growing at a rate of 1.28% annually and its population has increased by 12.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 282 in 2010.
The average household income in Empire is $60,250 with a poverty rate of 16.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,637 per month, and the median house value is $256,700. The median age in Empire is 46.3 years, 43.8 years for males, and 46.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Empirewas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 41.94%.
96.51% of Empire residents speak only English, while 3.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.99% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Empire is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Empire is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.17%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.72%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Empire
96.34% of Empire residents were born in the United States, with 28.78% having been born in Colorado. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.