Monte Vista, Colorado Population 2020

4,096

Monte Vista is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 4,096, it is the 87th largest city in Colorado and the 5329th largest city in the United States. Monte Vista is currently declining at a rate of -0.34% annually and its population has decreased by -7.83% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,444 in 2010. Monte Vista reached it's highest population of 4,529 in 2000. Spanning over 3 miles, Monte Vista has a population density of 1,556 people per square mile.

The average household income in Monte Vista is $39,003 with a poverty rate of 20.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $551 per month, and the median house value is $114,800. The median age in Monte Vista is 38.7 years, 35.8 years for males, and 40 years for females. For every 100 females there are 106.1 males.

Monte Vista Demographics

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

  • White: 94.10%
  • Other race: 3.72%
  • Two or more races: 1.75%
  • Native American: 0.24%
  • Black or African American: 0.19%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Monte Vista, Colorado is 4,096, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,124.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,444.

Monte Vista, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,92394.10%
Some Other Race1553.72%
Two or More Races731.75%
American Indian and Alaska Native100.24%
Black or African American80.19%

Monte Vista Population Pyramid 2020

Monte Vista Median Age

38.7


Total

35.8


Male

40


Female

Monte Vista Adults

There are 2,958 adults, (646 of whom are seniors) in Monte Vista.

Monte Vista Age Dependency

80.3

Age Dependency Ratio

27.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Monte Vista Sex Ratio

Female

2,023

48.52%

Male

2,146

51.48%

Monte Vista Households and Families

Monte Vista Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Monte Vista Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married77.3%22.7%
All52.3%47.7%
Female35.2%64.8%
Non Family31.4%68.6%

52.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6442.4952.3
Married7183.8377.3
Non Family7061.0231.4
Female2132.8135.2
Male73.29100

3.42

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

0.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Monte Vista Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade29111.35%
9th to 12th Grade2188.51%
High School Graduate1,02239.88%
Some College54121.11%
Associates Degree582.26%
Bachelors Degree2479.64%
Graduate Degree1867.26%

Monte Vista Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic1,5931,136145
White943894288
Other Race1556029
Multiple Races2929
Native American1010
Black3

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 30.54%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,013$30,880$22,411
Less Than High School$$27,986$2,500
High School Grad$24,194$30,752$15,320
Some College$36,319$35,920$39,297
Bachelors Degree$35,000$70,000$33,261
Graduate Degree$33,512$$33,512

$30,013

Average Earnings

$30,880

Average Male

$22,411

Average Female

Monte Vista Language

Monte Vista Language by Age

Monte Vista Language

58.26% of Monte Vista residents speak only English, while 41.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 40.70% of the population.

Monte Vista Poverty

Monte Vista Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2,70063623.56%
White1,25818614.79%
Multiple7373100.00%
Other1552918.71%
Native1010100.00%
Black88100.00%

20.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.63%

Male Poverty Rate

20.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Monte Vista

The race most likely to be in poverty in Monte Vista is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Monte Vista is White, with 14.79% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.94%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School43.03%
High School17.79%
Some College14.97%
Bachelors or Greater5.08%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed5.73%
Male Unemployed5.60%
Male Employed3.13%

Monte Vista Income

Monte Vista Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,755$39,003
Families$46,071$52,178
Married Families$56,364-
Non Families$15,387$21,263

Monte Vista Marital Status

Monte Vista Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.8%

Male Marriage Rate

42.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Monte Vista Married by Age and Sex

Monte Vista Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Monte Vista Marital Status by Race

Monte Vista Veterans

113

Number of Veterans

108

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam53
Korea13
First Gulf War6
World War II
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7441
75+34
55 to 6432
35 to 546
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White1134.14%
Hispanic221.14%

$Monte Vista Veterans by Education

22.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

85.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monte Vista Employment Status

50.5%

Labor Force Participation

42%

Employment Rate

16.9%

Unemployment Rate

Monte Vista 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

66.99%

Born in Colorado

93.19%

Native Born

6.81%

Foreign Born

4.85%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.19% of Monte Vista residents were born in the United States, with 66.99% having been born in Colorado. 4.85% 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
20204,096-14-0.34%
20194,110-14-0.34%
20184,124-31-0.75%
20174,155-14-0.34%
20164,169-13-0.31%
20154,182-63-1.48%
20144,245-67-1.55%
20134,312-75-1.71%
20124,387-22-0.50%
20114,409-48-1.08%
20104,457-72-0.16%
20004,5292050.46%
19904,3244221.03%
19803,902-7-0.02%
19703,9095241.45%
19603,3851130.34%
19503,272640.20%
19403,2085982.08%
19302,610660.13%
19102,5440.00%