Fort Garland, Colorado Population 2022

481
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Fort Garland is a city located in Costilla County Colorado. Fort Garland has a 2020 population of 481. Fort Garland is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 11.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 433 in 2010.

The average household income in Fort Garland is $47,679 with a poverty rate of 26.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $499 per month, and the median house value is $111,300. The median age in Fort Garland is 36.3 years, 20.6 years for males, and 43.1 years for females.

Fort Garland Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Fort Garlandwas:

  • White: 97.30%
  • Other race: 1.87%
  • Asian: 0.83%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Fort Garland, Colorado is 481 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 481.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 433.

Fort Garland, Colorado Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White46897.30%
Some Other Race91.87%
Asian40.83%
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Fort Garland Population by Race

Fort Garland Population Pyramid $2022

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Fort Garland Median Age

36.3


Total

20.6


Male

43.1


Female

Fort Garland Adults

There are 330 adults, (61 of whom are seniors) in Fort Garland.

Fort Garland Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

22.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

56.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Fort Garland Sex Ratio

Female

256

53.22%

Male

225

46.78%

Fort Garland Population by Age

Fort Garland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fort Garland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%0%
Female14.5%85.5%
Non Family45%55%
All47.2%52.8%
Married90%10%

47.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fort Garland Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1762.7347.2
Female762.9914.5
Married603.5290
Non Family401.0845
Male00

3.1

Average Family Size

2.73

Average Household Size

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Fort Garland Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6525.10%
9th to 12th Grade2710.42%
High School Graduate5320.46%
Some College9034.75%
Associates Degree145.41%
Bachelors Degree41.54%
Graduate Degree62.32%
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Fort Garland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fort Garland Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic2261383
White29253
Other Race993
Asian444

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 100.00%.

Fort Garland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,591$34,141$
Less Than 9th Grade$$$8,125
High School Graduate$29,167$33,750$
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,591

Average Earnings

$34,141

Average Male

$

Average Female

Fort Garland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fort Garland Language by Age

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Fort Garland Language

48.37% of Fort Garland residents speak only English, while 51.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 51.63% of the population.

Fort Garland Language

Fort Garland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic41511126.75%
White621829.03%
OtherNaN%

26.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.89%

Male Poverty Rate

32.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fort Garland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Garland is White, with 29.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Garland is Hispanic, with 26.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 63.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.01%.

Fort Garland Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade33.70%
Some College22.12%
High School16.98%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Fort Garland Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed22.22%
Male Employed13.21%

Fort Garland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fort Garland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,750$47,679
Families$41,250$48,247
Married Families$48,646-
Non Families$46,042$44,365
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Income by Household Type

Fort Garland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

32.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.9%

Male Marriage Rate

29.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Fort Garland Married by Age and Sex

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Fort Garland Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Fort Garland Marital Status by Race

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Fort Garland Marital Status

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19

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam10
First Gulf War4
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

Fort Garland Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7419
75+
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34

Fort Garland Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White195.99%
Hispanic134.71%

Fort Garland Veterans by Race

Fort Garland Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fort Garland Veterans by Education

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60.9%

Labor Force Participation

54%

Employment Rate

11.3%

Unemployment Rate

Fort Garland Employment by Age

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Fort Garland Employment by Race

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Fort Garland 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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57.38%

Born in Fort Garland

89.40%

Native Born

10.60%

Foreign Born

6.65%

Non Citizen

3.95%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.40% of Fort Garland residents were born in the United States, with 57.38% having been born in Colorado. 6.65% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Fort Garland Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20224810.00%
20214810.00%
20204810.00%
2019481-106-18.06%
201858714833.71%
20174395313.73%
2016386-84-17.87%
2015470-25-5.05%
2014495-111-18.32%
20136068516.31%
2012521-57-9.86%
201157814533.49%
20104330.00%

Fort Garland Population by Year