Mead, Colorado Population 2020

4,865

Mead is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 4,865, it is the 84th largest city in Colorado and the 4829th largest city in the United States. Mead is currently growing at a rate of 1.33% annually and its population has increased by 42.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,405 in 2010. Spanning over 12 miles, Mead has a population density of 398 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mead is $119,634 with a poverty rate of 6.88%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,575 per month, and the median house value is $355,600. The median age in Mead is 33.9 years, 34.2 years for males, and 33.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 103.8 males.

Mead Demographics

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

  • White: 94.45%
  • Other race: 2.30%
  • Asian: 1.64%
  • Two or more races: 1.37%
  • Native American: 0.24%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Mead, Colorado is 4,865, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,737.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,405.

Mead, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,27294.45%
Some Other Race1042.30%
Asian741.64%
Two or More Races621.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.24%

Mead Population Pyramid 2020

Mead Median Age

33.9


Total

34.2


Male

33.7


Female

Mead Adults

There are 3,092 adults, (511 of whom are seniors) in Mead.

Mead Age Dependency

75.2

Age Dependency Ratio

19.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

55.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Mead Sex Ratio

Female

2,219

49.06%

Male

2,304

50.94%

Mead Households and Families

Mead Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mead Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married97.4%2.6%
All95.7%4.3%
Non Family92.4%7.6%
Female89.7%10.3%

95.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,4473.1395.7
Married1,0153.5197.4
Non Family2631.5692.4
Female1563.3889.7
Male132.08100

3.38

Average Family Size

3.13

Average Household Size

11.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mead Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade662.26%
9th to 12th Grade1424.86%
High School Graduate68023.27%
Some College73725.22%
Associates Degree2729.31%
Bachelors Degree67323.03%
Graduate Degree35212.05%

Mead Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,5702,462946
Hispanic27219052
Asian553718
Multiple Races52259
Other Race484832

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 66.67%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,027$54,028$47,134
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$48,234$47,541$60,040
Some College$53,226$63,977$32,216
Bachelors Degree$50,905$74,348$46,189
Graduate Degree$100,260$$100,341

$51,027

Average Earnings

$54,028

Average Male

$47,134

Average Female

Mead Language

Mead Language by Age

Mead Language

94.27% of Mead residents speak only English, while 5.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.92% of the population.

Mead Poverty

Mead Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,8532546.59%
Hispanic5465610.26%
Other1045653.85%

6.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.77%

Male Poverty Rate

8.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mead

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mead is Other, with 53.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mead is White, with 6.59% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.30%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.56%
Bachelors or Greater10.93%
Some College4.16%
High School1.62%
Name Poverty
Female Employed5.98%
Male Employed3.21%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Mead Income

Mead Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$99,395$119,634
Families$101,859$127,143
Married Families$113,589-
Non Families$63,631$70,729

Mead Marital Status

Mead Marital Status

Marriage Rates

67.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

69.7%

Male Marriage Rate

64.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Mead Married by Age and Sex

Mead 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 Over 65.

Mead Marital Status by Race

Mead Veterans

280

Number of Veterans

266

Male Veterans

14

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam135
Second Gulf War28
First Gulf War26
World War II16
Korea

$Mead Veterans by Education

13.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.64%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mead Employment Status

70.8%

Labor Force Participation

66.2%

Employment Rate

5.5%

Unemployment Rate

Mead 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

47.38%

Born in Colorado

96.75%

Native Born

3.25%

Foreign Born

1.61%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.75% of Mead residents were born in the United States, with 47.38% having been born in Colorado. 1.61% 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
20204,865641.33%
20194,801641.35%
20184,737942.02%
20174,643641.40%
20164,579811.80%
20154,4983849.33%
20144,1141253.13%
20133,9891975.20%
20123,7922256.31%
20113,567812.32%
20103,4860.00%