Idaho Springs, Colorado Population 2020

1,872

Idaho Springs is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 1,872, it is the 120th largest city in Colorado and the 7863rd largest city in the United States. Idaho Springs is currently growing at a rate of 2.13% annually and its population has increased by 9.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,717 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Idaho Springs has a population density of 832 people per square mile.

The average household income in Idaho Springs is $65,728 with a poverty rate of 12.62%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $937 per month, and the median house value is $245,200. The median age in Idaho Springs is 46.4 years, 46.5 years for males, and 46.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.4 males.

Idaho Springs Demographics

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

  • White: 88.28%
  • Two or more races: 7.16%
  • Black or African American: 4.56%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Idaho Springs, Colorado is 1,872, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,794.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,717.

Idaho Springs, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,66588.28%
Two or More Races1357.16%
Black or African American864.56%

Idaho Springs Population Pyramid 2020

Idaho Springs Median Age

46.4


Total

46.5


Male

46.3


Female

Idaho Springs Adults

There are 1,548 adults, (362 of whom are seniors) in Idaho Springs.

Idaho Springs Age Dependency

59

Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Idaho Springs Sex Ratio

Female

1,034

54.83%

Male

852

45.17%

Idaho Springs Households and Families

Idaho Springs Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Idaho Springs Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married71.7%28.3%
All56.4%43.6%
Non Family44.1%55.9%
Female29.8%70.2%

56.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9831.9256.4
Married4412.4971.7
Non Family3881.1344.1
Female1242.429.8
Male301.8100

2.37

Average Family Size

1.92

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Idaho Springs Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade60.42%
9th to 12th Grade201.40%
High School Graduate43730.62%
Some College53137.21%
Associates Degree1278.90%
Bachelors Degree24617.24%
Graduate Degree604.20%

Idaho Springs Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,3081,289277
Hispanic606029
Black4538
Multiple Races4545

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 48.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,912$41,786$32,073
Less Than High School$50,625$50,625$
High School Grad$41,307$65,223$30,648
Some College$32,065$33,500$28,750
Bachelors Degree$48,611$47,847$55,625
Graduate Degree$$$

$34,912

Average Earnings

$41,786

Average Male

$32,073

Average Female

Idaho Springs Language

Idaho Springs Language by Age

Idaho Springs Language

99.83% of Idaho Springs residents speak only English, while 0.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 0.17% of the population.

Idaho Springs Poverty

Idaho Springs Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,63616610.15%
Black864147.67%
Multiple1353122.96%
Hispanic1041514.42%

12.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.62%

Male Poverty Rate

13.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Idaho Springs

The race most likely to be in poverty in Idaho Springs is Black, with 47.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Idaho Springs is White, with 10.15% 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 17.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.06%.

Name Poverty
Some College13.07%
High School11.90%
Bachelors or Greater3.27%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed33.33%
Female Employed8.66%
Male Employed7.51%

Idaho Springs Income

Idaho Springs Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$47,986$65,728
Families$69,871$81,868
Married Families$82,645-
Non Families$33,261$37,527

Idaho Springs Marital Status

Idaho Springs Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.2%

Male Marriage Rate

52.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Idaho Springs Married by Age and Sex

Idaho Springs 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 55-64.

Idaho Springs Marital Status by Race

Idaho Springs Veterans

137

Number of Veterans

132

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam74
Korea16
Second Gulf War16
First Gulf War15
World War II

$Idaho Springs Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Idaho Springs Employment Status

65.8%

Labor Force Participation

64.6%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Idaho Springs 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

48.89%

Born in Colorado

98.14%

Native Born

1.86%

Foreign Born

1.38%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.14% of Idaho Springs residents were born in the United States, with 48.89% having been born in Colorado. 1.38% 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
20201,872392.13%
20191,833392.17%
20181,794-2-0.11%
20171,796392.22%
20161,757211.21%
20151,736201.17%
20141,71690.53%
20131,70720.12%
20121,705-3-0.18%
20111,708-18-1.04%
20101,7260.00%