Littleton is a city located in Arapahoe County, Douglas County, and Jefferson County Colorado. It is also the county seat of Arapahoe County. With a 2020 population of 46,436, it is the 21st largest city in Colorado and the 960th largest city in the United States. Littleton is currently growing at a rate of 0.85% annually and its population has increased by 0.49% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 46,208 in 2020. Spanning over 14 miles, Littleton has a population density of 3,678 people per square mile.
The average household income in Littleton is $106,318 with a poverty rate of 7.72%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Littleton is 41 years, 39.9 years for males, and 42 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Littletonwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 98.58%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 68.81%.
90.47% of Littleton residents speak only English, while 9.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.99% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Littleton is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Littleton is Multiple, with 6.94% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.88%.
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The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Littleton
93.28% of Littleton residents were born in the United States, with 40.03% having been born in Colorado. 3.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.