Leadville, Colorado Population 2020

2,900

Leadville is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 2,900, it is the 96th largest city in Colorado and the 6340th largest city in the United States. Leadville is currently growing at a rate of 2.44% annually and its population has increased by 11.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,602 in 2010. Leadville reached it's highest population of 14,820 in 1880. Spanning over 1 miles, Leadville has a population density of 2,490 people per square mile.

The average household income in Leadville is $70,501 with a poverty rate of 7.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $985 per month, and the median house value is $189,600. The median age in Leadville is 36.3 years, 36.3 years for males, and 36.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 135.2 males.

Leadville Demographics

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

  • White: 90.22%
  • Other race: 6.35%
  • Two or more races: 1.87%
  • Asian: 1.34%
  • Black or African American: 0.22%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Leadville, Colorado is 2,900, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,762.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,602.

Leadville, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,41790.22%
Some Other Race1706.35%
Two or More Races501.87%
Asian361.34%
Black or African American60.22%

Leadville Population Pyramid 2020

Leadville Median Age

36.3


Total

36.3


Male

36.3


Female

Leadville Adults

There are 2,110 adults, (270 of whom are seniors) in Leadville.

Leadville Age Dependency

45.6

Age Dependency Ratio

14.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Leadville Sex Ratio

Female

1,139

42.52%

Male

1,540

57.48%

Leadville Households and Families

Leadville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Leadville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male81.6%18.4%
Female77.6%22.4%
All62.7%37.3%
Married61.6%38.4%
Non Family57.2%42.8%

62.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1552.2862.7
Married4902.9161.6
Non Family4841.3557.2
Male1143.0981.6
Female672.9977.6

2.87

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

8.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

2.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Leadville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1185.84%
9th to 12th Grade1406.93%
High School Graduate41520.54%
Some College30715.20%
Associates Degree1376.78%
Bachelors Degree68233.76%
Graduate Degree22110.94%

Leadville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,5911,424755
Hispanic34626071
Other Race11373
Multiple Races414141
Asian363636
Black61

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,391$38,832$26,996
Less Than High School$$21,331$
High School Grad$$38,158$11,102
Some College$21,548$21,429$
Bachelors Degree$45,581$49,028$27,237
Graduate Degree$39,355$$41,047

$37,391

Average Earnings

$38,832

Average Male

$26,996

Average Female

Leadville Language

Leadville Language by Age

Leadville Language

86.39% of Leadville residents speak only English, while 13.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.77% of the population.

Leadville Poverty

Leadville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,9721447.30%
Multiple4141100.00%
Hispanic582223.78%

7.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.61%

Male Poverty Rate

6.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Leadville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Leadville is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Leadville is Hispanic, with 3.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.21%.

Name Poverty
High School13.47%
Bachelors or Greater8.57%
Some College0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed39.47%
Female Employed14.39%
Male Employed5.09%

Leadville Income

Leadville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,208$70,501
Families$73,708$90,797
Married Families$88,750-
Non Families$22,193$42,290

Leadville Marital Status

Leadville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.4%

Male Marriage Rate

47.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Leadville Married by Age and Sex

Leadville Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Leadville Marital Status by Race

Leadville Veterans

88

Number of Veterans

88

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam51
World War II26
Korea11
First Gulf War10
Second Gulf War

$Leadville Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Leadville Employment Status

66.9%

Labor Force Participation

63.6%

Employment Rate

5%

Unemployment Rate

Leadville 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

44.57%

Born in Colorado

96.27%

Native Born

3.73%

Foreign Born

2.80%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.27% of Leadville residents were born in the United States, with 44.57% having been born in Colorado. 2.80% 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
20202,900692.44%
20192,831692.50%
20182,762140.51%
20172,748692.58%
20162,679451.71%
20152,634522.01%
20142,582220.86%
20132,560-10-0.39%
20122,570-35-1.34%
20112,605210.81%
20102,584-237-0.87%
20002,8211920.71%
19902,629-1,250-3.82%
19803,879-435-1.06%
19704,3143060.74%
19604,008-73-0.18%
19504,081-693-1.56%
19404,7741,0032.39%
19303,771-1,188-2.70%
19204,959-2,549-4.06%
19107,508-4,947-4.94%
190012,4552,0711.84%
189010,384-4,436-3.49%
188014,8200.00%