Monte Vista, Colorado Population 2022

4,135
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Monte Vista is a city located in Rio Grande County Colorado. Monte Vista has a 2020 population of 4,135. Monte Vista is currently declining at a rate of -0.02% annually and its population has decreased by -7.25% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,458 in 2010.

The average household income in Monte Vista is $42,438 with a poverty rate of 22.22%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $532 per month, and the median house value is $119,600. The median age in Monte Vista is 38.5 years, 35.6 years for males, and 39.6 years for females.

Monte Vista Demographics

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

  • White: 91.26%
  • Other race: 5.94%
  • Two or more races: 1.89%
  • Native American: 0.76%
  • Black or African American: 0.15%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Monte Vista, Colorado is 4,135 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,135.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,458.

Monte Vista, Colorado Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,71691.26%
Black or African American60.15%
American Indian and Alaska Native310.76%
Some Other Race2425.94%
Two or More Races771.89%
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Monte Vista Population by Race

Monte Vista Population Pyramid 2022

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Monte Vista Median Age

39.2


Total

38


Male

39.6


Female

Monte Vista Adults

There are 3,102 adults, (768 of whom are seniors) in Monte Vista.

Monte Vista Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

32.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Monte Vista Sex Ratio

Female

2,186

53.68%

Male

1,886

46.32%

Monte Vista Population by Age

Monte Vista Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Monte Vista Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married87%13%
All60.2%39.8%
Female39.6%60.4%
Non Family32.7%67.3%

60.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Monte Vista Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7222.3260.2
Married7902.8487
Male442.89100
Female2074.2439.6
Non Family6811.0932.7

3.02

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

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Monte Vista Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2288.30%
9th to 12th Grade2097.61%
High School Graduate1,05238.31%
Some College61522.40%
Associates Degree1184.30%
Bachelors Degree35012.75%
Graduate Degree1746.34%
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Monte Vista Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Monte Vista Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,0581,013248
Hispanic1,6541,271276
Other Race23714038
2+ Races7776
Black6
Native American31

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 98.70%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 23.44%.

Monte Vista Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,631$33,011$45,982
Less Than 9th Grade$28,358$28,824$
High School Graduate$26,964$32,879$25,500
Some College$36,667$$51,573
Bachelors Degree$70,306$$70,712
Graduate Degree$58,989$59,176$

$35,631

Average Earnings

$33,011

Average Male

$45,982

Average Female

Monte Vista Earnings by Educational Attainment

Monte Vista Language by Age

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Monte Vista Language

60.51% of Monte Vista residents speak only English, while 39.49% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 38.08% of the population.

Monte Vista Language

Monte Vista Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black66100.00%
Native2828100.00%
Multiple772025.97%
White1,40229521.04%
Other54NaN%
Hispanic2,59559422.89%

22.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.33%

Male Poverty Rate

23.84%

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 Hispanic, with 22.89% 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 24.53%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.46%.

Monte Vista Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade39.53%
High School21.72%
Some College14.86%
Bachelors or Greater6.53%

Monte Vista Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed14.20%
Male Unemployed11.97%
Female Employed17.91%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Monte Vista Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Monte Vista Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,810$45,959
Families$64,688$63,274
Married Families$77,500-
Non Families$12,800$17,225
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Income by Household Type

Monte Vista Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.8%

Male Marriage Rate

45.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Monte Vista Married by Age and Sex

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Monte Vista Marriage

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 Over 65.

Monte Vista Marital Status by Race

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Monte Vista Marital Status

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116

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War12
Vietnam49
Korea18
World War II

Monte Vista Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5412
55 to 6430
65 to 7437
75+37

Monte Vista Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1134.12%
Other Race31.24%
Hispanic211.14%

Monte Vista Veterans by Race

Monte Vista Veterans by Education

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18.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

78.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monte Vista Veterans by Education

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51.5%

Labor Force Participation

42.7%

Employment Rate

17%

Unemployment Rate

Monte Vista Employment by Age

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Monte Vista Employment by Race

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Monte Vista Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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66.99%

Born in Monte Vista

92.98%

Native Born

7.02%

Foreign Born

6.56%

Non Citizen

0.47%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.98% of Monte Vista residents were born in the United States, with 66.99% having been born in Colorado. 6.56% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Monte Vista Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19102,5440.00%
19302,610660.13%
19403,2085982.08%
19503,272640.20%
19603,3851130.34%
19703,9095241.45%
19803,902-7-0.02%
19904,3244221.03%
20004,5292050.46%
20104,458-71-0.16%
20114,412-46-1.03%
20124,389-23-0.52%
20134,313-76-1.73%
20144,245-68-1.58%
20154,184-61-1.44%
20164,173-11-0.26%
20174,156-17-0.41%
20184,139-17-0.41%
20194,138-1-0.02%
20204,137-1-0.02%
20214,136-1-0.02%
20224,135-1-0.02%

Monte Vista Population by Year