Greeley, Colorado Population 2022

111,977
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Greeley is a city located in Weld County Colorado. Greeley has a 2020 population of 111,977. It is also the county seat of Weld County. Greeley is currently growing at a rate of 1.44% annually and its population has increased by 2.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 108,795 in 2010.

The average household income in Greeley is $72,302 with a poverty rate of 15.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,063 per month, and the median house value is $274,800. The median age in Greeley is 31.5 years, 31.2 years for males, and 32 years for females.

Population Growth

The city has experienced significant growth since the population taken in 1870. By 1920, the population had risen to nearly 11,000 residents. This number had more than doubled by 1960, and since that time, the population increases at every census have been in the double-digit percentages. The most current estimates show that the population is up 12% since the last census, indicating that this city is only going to continue to grow well into the future.

Greeley Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Greeleywas:

  • White: 85.21%
  • Two or more races: 5.87%
  • Other race: 4.04%
  • Black or African American: 2.47%
  • Asian: 1.45%
  • Native American: 0.79%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.18%
The current population of Greeley, Colorado is 111,977 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 108,795.

Greeley, Colorado Population 2022

2021 and 2022 population is estimated by projecting the 2019 numbers.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2010254,2070.00%
2011258,8274,6201.78%
2012264,1315,3042.01%
2013270,1656,0342.23%
2014277,1126,9472.51%
2015285,8198,7073.05%
2016295,7129,8933.35%
2017305,88510,1733.33%
2018314,8158,9302.84%
2019324,4929,6772.98%
2020334,1699,6772.90%
2021343,8469,6772.81%

Greeley Metro Area Population by Year

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White91,55685.21%
Black or African American2,6572.47%
American Indian and Alaska Native8460.79%
Asian1,5571.45%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1890.18%
Some Other Race4,3364.04%
Two or More Races6,3045.87%
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Greeley Population by Race

Greeley Population Pyramid 2022

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Greeley Median Age

31.6


Total

30.8


Male

32.5


Female

Greeley Adults

There are 81,040 adults, (13,056 of whom are seniors) in Greeley.

Greeley Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

19.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Greeley Sex Ratio

Female

53,352

49.66%

Male

54,093

50.34%

Greeley Population by Age

Greeley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Greeley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.3%25.7%
All60.7%39.3%
Male55.4%44.6%
Non Family49.3%50.7%
Female39.2%60.8%

60.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Greeley Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All34,7212.9160.7
Married17,1963.4674.3
Male1,5573.5355.4
Female4,3904.2139.2
Non Family11,5781.5249.3

3.49

Average Family Size

2.91

Average Household Size

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Greeley Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5,1907.89%
9th to 12th Grade5,0797.72%
High School Graduate18,43128.00%
Some College14,76022.43%
Associates Degree5,8198.84%
Bachelors Degree10,37115.76%
Graduate Degree6,1659.37%
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Greeley Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Greeley Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian958808444
Islander11011039
White41,21438,83013,991
Black1,180845233
Native American57649664
2+ Races3,4542,694297
Hispanic21,31214,1731,651
Other Race2,7631,510140

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 46.35%.

Greeley Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,762$42,069$30,778
Less Than 9th Grade$30,149$32,150$21,470
High School Graduate$33,161$42,243$25,156
Some College$37,093$43,735$29,769
Bachelors Degree$41,211$44,269$39,427
Graduate Degree$54,275$61,758$49,278

$36,762

Average Earnings

$42,069

Average Male

$30,778

Average Female

Greeley Earnings by Educational Attainment

Greeley Language by Age

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Greeley Language

75.43% of Greeley residents speak only English, while 24.57% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 21.45% of the population.

Greeley Language

Greeley Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,27381035.64%
Native74616221.72%
Hispanic39,2767,59319.33%
Multiple5,9701,14019.10%
Asian1,47122014.96%
White55,8506,88512.33%
Other601NaN%

15.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.23%

Male Poverty Rate

18.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Greeley

The race most likely to be in poverty in Greeley is Black, with 35.64% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Greeley is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.42%.

Greeley Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.93%
High School13.92%
Some College10.91%
Bachelors or Greater4.04%

Greeley Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed7.45%
Male Unemployed28.91%
Female Employed11.24%
Female Unemployed35.67%

Greeley Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Greeley Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$57,537$73,977
Families$72,204$84,796
Married Families$82,575$96,904
Non Families$32,782$48,068
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Income by Household Type

Greeley Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

44.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.2%

Male Marriage Rate

43.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Greeley Married by Age and Sex

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Greeley Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Greeley Marital Status by Race

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Greeley Marital Status

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4,995

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War872
First Gulf War822
Vietnam1,665
Korea409
World War II159

Greeley Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34382
35 to 541,043
55 to 641,002
65 to 741,251
75+1,317

Greeley Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4,5606.57%
Black905.48%
Native American294.01%
Asian242.10%
Islander3019.35%
Other Race1113.25%
2+ Races1513.40%
Hispanic6622.44%

Greeley Veterans by Race

Greeley Veterans by Education

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7.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Greeley Veterans by Education

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63.6%

Labor Force Participation

59.9%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Greeley Employment by Age

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Greeley Employment by Race

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Greeley 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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52.49%

Born in Greeley

88.80%

Native Born

11.20%

Foreign Born

7.40%

Non Citizen

3.80%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.80% of Greeley residents were born in the United States, with 52.49% having been born in Colorado. 7.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Greeley Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19003,0230.00%
19108,1795,15610.47%
192010,9582,7792.97%
193012,2031,2451.08%
194015,9953,7922.74%
195020,3544,3592.44%
196026,3145,9602.60%
197038,90212,5883.99%
198053,00614,1043.14%
199060,5367,5301.34%
200076,93016,3942.43%
201092,88915,9591.90%
201194,4801,5911.71%
201296,0711,5911.68%
201397,6621,5911.66%
201499,2531,5911.63%
2015100,8441,5911.60%
2016102,4351,5911.58%
2017104,0261,5911.55%
2018105,6171,5911.53%
2019107,2081,5911.51%
2020108,7951,5871.48%
2021110,3861,5911.46%
2022111,9771,5911.44%

Greeley Population by Year