Monument, Colorado Population 2022

8,331
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Monument is a city located in El Paso County Colorado. Monument has a 2020 population of 8,331. Monument is currently growing at a rate of 0.95% annually and its population has increased by 36.93% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,084 in 2010.

The average household income in Monument is $116,008 with a poverty rate of 8.30%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,586 per month, and the median house value is $381,600. The median age in Monument is 34.8 years, 36.2 years for males, and 34.6 years for females.

Monument Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Monumentwas:

  • White: 86.89%
  • Two or more races: 5.33%
  • Other race: 4.12%
  • Asian: 2.05%
  • Black or African American: 1.38%
  • Native American: 0.23%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Monument, Colorado is 8,331 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,331.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,084.

Monument, Colorado Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,42886.89%
Two or More Races3945.33%
Some Other Race3054.12%
Asian1522.05%
Black or African American1021.38%
American Indian and Alaska Native170.23%
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Monument Population by Race

Monument Population Pyramid $2022

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Monument Median Age

34.8


Total

36.2


Male

34.6


Female

Monument Adults

There are 5,081 adults, (544 of whom are seniors) in Monument.

Monument Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

12

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Monument Sex Ratio

Female

3,823

51.68%

Male

3,575

48.32%

Monument Population by Age

Monument Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Monument Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female42.4%57.6%
Non Family64.1%35.9%
All76.8%23.2%
Married83.3%16.7%
Male85.5%14.5%

76.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Monument Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4313.0476.8
Married1,7333.4783.3
Non Family4711.1964.1
Female1653.3642.4
Male624.4485.5

3.49

Average Family Size

3.04

Average Household Size

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Monument Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2084.62%
9th to 12th Grade1002.22%
High School Graduate2826.27%
Some College71315.85%
Associates Degree4389.74%
Bachelors Degree1,56034.67%
Graduate Degree1,19826.63%
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Monument Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Monument Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,6933,5352,357
Hispanic465315120
Other Race1974719
2+ Races12812889
Black102102102
Asian10110190
Native American1717

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

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

Monument Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$54,388$67,321$40,428
Less Than 9th Grade$$37,822$
High School Graduate$38,864$80,833$
Some College$51,883$56,840$47,000
Bachelors Degree$45,774$66,500$34,756
Graduate Degree$75,500$88,406$55,515

$54,388

Average Earnings

$67,321

Average Male

$40,428

Average Female

Monument Earnings by Educational Attainment

Monument Language by Age

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Monument Language

89.77% of Monument residents speak only English, while 10.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.43% of the population.

Monument Language

Monument Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,8845419.19%
Hispanic856495.72%
Other25NaN%
Native1717100.00%
Multiple394143.55%

8.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.87%

Male Poverty Rate

7.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Monument

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Monument is Multiple, with 3.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.88%.

Monument Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade13.96%
Some College13.81%
High School12.41%
Bachelors or Greater2.68%

Monument Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed34.43%
Female Employed7.35%
Male Employed2.70%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Monument Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Monument Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$107,168$116,008
Families$125,945$135,559
Married Families$131,967-
Non Families-$34,648
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Income by Household Type

Monument Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

66.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

68.5%

Male Marriage Rate

64.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Monument Married by Age and Sex

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Monument 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 45-54.

Monument Marital Status by Race

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Monument Marital Status

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863

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War557
First Gulf War449
Vietnam166
Korea41
World War II

Monument Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54537
55 to 64108
75+82
65 to 7478
18 to 3458

Monument Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White76317.67%
Hispanic9915.89%
2+ Races6545.77%
Asian2316.08%
Black1211.76%

Monument Veterans by Race

Monument Veterans by Education

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1.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monument Veterans by Education

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76.1%

Labor Force Participation

70.6%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Monument Employment by Age

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Monument Employment by Race

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Monument 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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28.58%

Born in Monument

92.00%

Native Born

8.00%

Foreign Born

4.28%

Non Citizen

3.72%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.00% of Monument residents were born in the United States, with 28.58% having been born in Colorado. 4.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Monument Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20228,331780.95%
20218,253780.95%
20208,175780.96%
20198,097780.97%
20188,0196258.45%
20177,3945748.42%
20166,8201512.26%
20156,6691201.83%
20146,549801.24%
20136,4691011.59%
20126,3681021.63%
20116,2661822.99%
20106,0840.00%

Monument Population by Year