Gypsum, Colorado Population 2020

7,469

Gypsum is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 7,469, it is the 62nd largest city in Colorado and the 3787th largest city in the United States. Gypsum is currently growing at a rate of 0.78% annually and its population has increased by 15.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,477 in 2010. Spanning over 9 miles, Gypsum has a population density of 861 people per square mile.

The average household income in Gypsum is $92,890 with a poverty rate of 5.04%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,693 per month, and the median house value is $347,100. The median age in Gypsum is 39.9 years, 44.1 years for males, and 36.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 112.5 males.

Gypsum Demographics

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

  • White: 94.21%
  • Other race: 3.07%
  • Two or more races: 1.95%
  • Native American: 0.78%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Gypsum, Colorado is 7,469, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,353.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,477.

Gypsum, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,66994.21%
Some Other Race2173.07%
Two or More Races1381.95%
American Indian and Alaska Native550.78%

Gypsum Population Pyramid 2020

Gypsum Median Age

39.9


Total

44.1


Male

36.8


Female

Gypsum Adults

There are 5,160 adults, (740 of whom are seniors) in Gypsum.

Gypsum Age Dependency

60.2

Age Dependency Ratio

16.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Gypsum Sex Ratio

Female

3,332

47.07%

Male

3,747

52.93%

Gypsum Households and Families

Gypsum Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Gypsum Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.8%19.2%
Non Family75.3%24.7%
All74.6%25.4%
Female46.7%53.3%
Male0%100%

74.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,0773.4174.6
Married1,3283.6880.8
Non Family5862.1875.3
Male885.610
Female755.6746.7

3.61

Average Family Size

3.41

Average Household Size

3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Gypsum Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4148.45%
9th to 12th Grade3837.82%
High School Graduate1,04921.41%
Some College1,04121.24%
Associates Degree3136.39%
Bachelors Degree1,21324.76%
Graduate Degree4879.94%

Gypsum Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,1003,0521,247
Hispanic1,685936407
Multiple Races606046
Native American5555
Other Race4921

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 76.67%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,276$47,886$44,541
Less Than High School$25,663$35,054$21,387
High School Grad$34,246$53,646$22,625
Some College$29,712$27,520$44,056
Bachelors Degree$51,810$51,992$49,500
Graduate Degree$66,789$66,167$76,250

$45,276

Average Earnings

$47,886

Average Male

$44,541

Average Female

Gypsum Language

Gypsum Language by Age

Gypsum Language

64.31% of Gypsum residents speak only English, while 35.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 32.59% of the population.

Gypsum Poverty

Gypsum Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2,69128510.59%
White4,177671.60%

5.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.47%

Male Poverty Rate

7.91%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gypsum

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gypsum is Hispanic, with 10.59% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gypsum is White, with 1.60% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.58%.

Name Poverty
High School10.87%
Less Than High School5.02%
Some College3.91%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed7.15%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Gypsum Income

Gypsum Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$80,486$92,890
Families$89,755$101,687
Married Families$91,480-
Non Families$64,949$64,914

Gypsum Marital Status

Gypsum Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.3%

Male Marriage Rate

55.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Gypsum Married by Age and Sex

Gypsum 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.

Gypsum Marital Status by Race

Gypsum Veterans

261

Number of Veterans

261

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam118
First Gulf War72
Second Gulf War25
World War II
Korea

$Gypsum Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gypsum Employment Status

81.8%

Labor Force Participation

81.2%

Employment Rate

0.8%

Unemployment Rate

Gypsum 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

36.64%

Born in Colorado

84.66%

Native Born

15.34%

Foreign Born

14.17%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

84.66% of Gypsum residents were born in the United States, with 36.64% having been born in Colorado. 14.17% 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
20207,469580.78%
20197,411580.79%
20187,3532042.85%
20177,149580.82%
20167,0911291.85%
20156,9621171.71%
20146,8451281.91%
20136,7171642.50%
20126,553350.54%
20116,518170.26%
20106,5012,8475.93%
20003,6540.00%