Glenwood Springs, Colorado Population 2021

9,882
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Glenwood Springs is a city located in Garfield County Colorado. It is also the county seat of Garfield County. With a 2020 population of 9,882, it is the 49th largest city in Colorado and the 3136th largest city in the United States . Glenwood Springs is currently declining at a rate of -0.24% annually but its population has increased by 2.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,614 in 2010. Glenwood Springs reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 6 miles, Glenwood Springs has a population density of 1,693 people per square mile.

The average household income in Glenwood Springs is $81,736 with a poverty rate of 9.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,206 per month, and the median house value is $409,500. The median age in Glenwood Springs is 37.1 years, 37 years for males, and 37.1 years for females.

Glenwood Springs Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Glenwood Springswas:

  • White: 84.16%
  • Other race: 10.17%
  • Asian: 3.17%
  • Two or more races: 1.60%
  • Black or African American: 0.91%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Glenwood Springs, Colorado is 9,882 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 9,930.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 9,614.

Glenwood Springs, Colorado Population 2021

2020 and 2021 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202178,1301510.19%
202077,9791510.19%
201977,8281510.19%
201877,6776720.87%
201777,0052450.32%
201676,7601,1221.46%
201575,6387651.01%
201474,8734750.63%
201374,3983450.46%
201274,0538361.13%
201173,217-9-0.01%
201073,2260.00%

Glenwood Springs Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,34484.16%
Some Other Race1,00810.17%
Asian3143.17%
Two or More Races1591.60%
Black or African American900.91%
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Glenwood Springs Population by Race

Glenwood Springs Population Pyramid $2021

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Glenwood Springs Median Age

37.1


Total

37


Male

37.1


Female

Glenwood Springs Adults

There are 7,752 adults, (1,369 of whom are seniors) in Glenwood Springs.

Glenwood Springs Age Dependency

55.3

Age Dependency Ratio

21.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Glenwood Springs Sex Ratio

Female

5,083

51.27%

Male

4,832

48.73%

Glenwood Springs Population by Age

Glenwood Springs Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Glenwood Springs Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female20.4%79.6%
Male21.3%78.7%
Non Family40.6%59.4%
All50.4%49.6%
Married71.4%28.6%

50.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Glenwood Springs Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,9572.4650.4
Non Family1,7081.3640.6
Married1,6493.4471.4
Female4363.1120.4
Male1642.3221.3

3.24

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

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Glenwood Springs Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4656.89%
9th to 12th Grade2784.12%
High School Graduate1,56523.19%
Some College1,22818.19%
Associates Degree5067.50%
Bachelors Degree1,77126.24%
Graduate Degree93713.88%
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Glenwood Springs Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Glenwood Springs Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,0414,9252,415
Hispanic1,391799146
Other Race54327240
Asian18715237
Black838362
2+ Races545451

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 94.44%.

Glenwood Springs Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,245$41,667$35,277
Less Than 9th Grade$31,754$36,207$27,563
High School Graduate$32,457$34,250$31,031
Some College$35,763$41,488$28,750
Bachelors Degree$43,476$55,121$38,225
Graduate Degree$56,906$59,659$56,103

$38,245

Average Earnings

$41,667

Average Male

$35,277

Average Female

Glenwood Springs Earnings by Educational Attainment

Glenwood Springs Language by Age

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Glenwood Springs Language

71.85% of Glenwood Springs residents speak only English, while 28.15% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 24.67% of the population.

Glenwood Springs Language

Glenwood Springs Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,5725508.37%
Hispanic2,66034913.12%
Other1,00825425.20%

9.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.65%

Male Poverty Rate

8.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Glenwood Springs

The race most likely to be in poverty in Glenwood Springs is Other, with 25.20% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Glenwood Springs is White, with 8.37% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.84%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.35%.

Glenwood Springs Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College10.28%
High School8.53%
Less Than 9th Grade7.54%
Bachelors or Greater4.83%

Glenwood Springs Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed39.47%
Male Unemployed6.80%
Male Employed3.79%
Female Employed2.61%

Glenwood Springs Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Glenwood Springs Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$66,693$81,736
Families$86,929$100,090
Married Families$99,750-
Non Families$43,788$55,694
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Income by Household Type

Glenwood Springs Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.0%

Male Marriage Rate

44.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Glenwood Springs Married by Age and Sex

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Glenwood Springs 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 35-44.

Glenwood Springs Marital Status by Race

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Glenwood Springs Marital Status

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480

Number of Veterans

435

Male Veterans

45

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam152
First Gulf War101
Second Gulf War55
World War II29
Korea24

Glenwood Springs Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+147
35 to 54124
55 to 64116
65 to 7474
18 to 3419

Glenwood Springs Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4596.86%
Hispanic552.85%
Asian2111.23%

Glenwood Springs Veterans by Race

Glenwood Springs Veterans by Education

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8.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Glenwood Springs Veterans by Education

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75.2%

Labor Force Participation

72.9%

Employment Rate

3.1%

Unemployment Rate

Glenwood Springs Employment by Age

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Glenwood Springs Employment by Race

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Glenwood Springs 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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37.43%

Born in Glenwood Springs

83.42%

Native Born

16.58%

Foreign Born

10.94%

Non Citizen

5.64%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

83.42% of Glenwood Springs residents were born in the United States, with 37.43% having been born in Colorado. 10.94% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Glenwood Springs Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20219,882-24-0.24%
20209,906-24-0.24%
20199,930-24-0.24%
20189,954270.27%
20179,927-3-0.03%
20169,9301351.38%
20159,795520.53%
20149,743-4-0.04%
20139,7471361.42%
20129,6111021.07%
20119,509-15-0.16%
20109,5241,7882.10%
20007,7361,1751.66%
19906,5611,9243.53%
19804,6375311.22%
19704,1064691.22%
19603,6370.00%

Glenwood Springs Population by Year