Las Animas is a city located in Bent County Colorado. It is also the county seat of Bent County. With a 2020 population of 2,139, it is the 116th largest city in Colorado and the 7372nd largest city in the United States . Las Animas is currently declining at a rate of -0.60% annually and its population has decreased by -11.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,410 in 2010. Las Animas reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Las Animas has a population density of 1,315 people per square mile.
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.