Las Animas is a city located in Bent County Colorado. Las Animas has a 2020 population of 2,126. It is also the county seat of Bent County. Las Animas is currently declining at a rate of -0.61% annually and its population has decreased by -11.71% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,408 in 2010.
The average household income in Las Animas is $39,305 with a poverty rate of 40.98%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $666 per month, and the median house value is $52,600. The median age in Las Animas is 41.1 years, 39.5 years for males, and 41.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Las Animaswas:
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 24.32%.
90.15% of Las Animas residents speak only English, while 9.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.62% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Las Animas is Asian, with 71.43% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Las Animas is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 53.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 47.38%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Las Animas
96.69% of Las Animas residents were born in the United States, with 71.79% having been born in Colorado. 1.90% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.