Fort Garland, Colorado Population 2020

587

Fort Garland is a city located in Colorado. Fort Garland has a 2020 population of 587. Fort Garland is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 35.57% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 433 in 2010. Fort Garland reached it's highest population of 606 in 2013.

The average household income in Fort Garland is $41,264 with a poverty rate of 36.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $621 per month, and the median house value is $88,800. The median age in Fort Garland is 33 years, 20.7 years for males, and 36.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.3 males.

Fort Garland Demographics

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

  • White: 97.96%
  • Asian: 1.02%
  • Other race: 1.02%
  • 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 587, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 587.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 433.

Fort Garland, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White57597.96%
Some Other Race61.02%
Asian61.02%

Fort Garland Population Pyramid 2020

Fort Garland Median Age

33


Total

20.7


Male

36.7


Female

Fort Garland Adults

There are 403 adults, (59 of whom are seniors) in Fort Garland.

Fort Garland Age Dependency

70.6

Age Dependency Ratio

17.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Fort Garland Sex Ratio

Female

322

54.86%

Male

265

45.14%

Fort Garland Households and Families

Fort Garland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fort Garland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married63.6%36.4%
Non Family54%46%
All41.3%58.7%
Female11.5%88.5%
Male0%0%

41.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2252.6141.3
Married883.1963.6
Female872.9211.5
Non Family501.0454
Male00

2.97

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

1.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fort Garland Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade8326.77%
9th to 12th Grade227.10%
High School Graduate6922.26%
Some College10132.58%
Associates Degree134.19%
Bachelors Degree144.52%
Graduate Degree82.58%

Fort Garland Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic28418210
White20176
Other Race663
Asian666

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%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,521$33,500$12,578
Less Than High School$$32,917$8,036
High School Grad$$31,667$
Some College$34,375$33,929$
Bachelors Degree$34,375$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$30,521

Average Earnings

$33,500

Average Male

$12,578

Average Female

Fort Garland Language

Fort Garland Language by Age

Fort Garland Language

37.73% of Fort Garland residents speak only English, while 62.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 62.27% of the population.

Fort Garland Poverty

Fort Garland Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic53119937.48%
White501836.00%

36.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.70%

Male Poverty Rate

41.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fort Garland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Garland is Hispanic, with 37.48% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Garland is White, with 36.00% 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 65.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 44.72%.

Name Poverty
High School56.52%
Less Than High School23.81%
Some College19.30%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed17.65%
Male Employed12.28%

Fort Garland Income

Fort Garland Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,792$41,264
Families$31,354$40,686
Married Families$45,250-
Non Families$44,000$42,352

Fort Garland Marital Status

Fort Garland Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.2%

Male Marriage Rate

32.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Fort Garland Married by Age and Sex

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 45-54.

Fort Garland Marital Status by Race

Fort Garland Veterans

17

Number of Veterans

17

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam9
First Gulf War4
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War

$Fort Garland Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fort Garland Employment Status

63%

Labor Force Participation

49.3%

Employment Rate

21.7%

Unemployment Rate

Fort Garland 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

59.28%

Born in Colorado

84.33%

Native Born

15.67%

Foreign Born

13.46%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

84.33% of Fort Garland residents were born in the United States, with 59.28% having been born in Colorado. 13.46% 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
20205870.00%
20195870.00%
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%