Monument, Colorado Population 2020

9,170

Monument is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 9,170, it is the 51st largest city in Colorado and the 3272nd largest city in the United States. Monument is currently growing at a rate of 6.75% annually and its population has increased by 65.82% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,530 in 2010. Spanning over 7 miles, Monument has a population density of 1,348 people per square mile.

The average household income in Monument is $110,931 with a poverty rate of 7.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,605 per month, and the median house value is $354,400. The median age in Monument is 35.2 years, 34 years for males, and 36.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.0 males.

Monument Demographics

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

  • White: 83.16%
  • Two or more races: 7.87%
  • Other race: 4.52%
  • Asian: 2.38%
  • Black or African American: 1.67%
  • Native American: 0.41%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Monument, Colorado is 9,170, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,010.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,530.

Monument, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,87583.16%
Two or More Races5567.87%
Some Other Race3194.52%
Asian1682.38%
Black or African American1181.67%
American Indian and Alaska Native290.41%

Monument Population Pyramid 2020

Monument Median Age

35.2


Total

34


Male

36.7


Female

Monument Adults

There are 4,879 adults, (530 of whom are seniors) in Monument.

Monument Age Dependency

62.5

Age Dependency Ratio

12.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Monument Sex Ratio

Female

3,624

51.30%

Male

3,441

48.70%

Monument Households and Families

Monument Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Monument Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male89.8%10.2%
Married81.6%18.4%
All76.2%23.8%
Non Family65.5%34.5%
Female52.5%47.5%

76.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,358376.2
Married1,5743.4981.6
Non Family5191.1465.5
Female1773.3852.5
Male884.2889.8

3.51

Average Family Size

3

Average Household Size

3.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Monument Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2175.01%
9th to 12th Grade1292.98%
High School Graduate2856.57%
Some College69716.08%
Associates Degree3478.00%
Bachelors Degree1,58036.45%
Graduate Degree1,08024.91%

Monument Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,5233,3442,244
Hispanic39723084
Other Race1983118
Multiple Races154154122
Asian13013092
Black118118118
Native American2929

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%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$51,442$61,458$38,317
Less Than High School$35,101$35,574$
High School Grad$$$
Some College$51,955$56,806$41,422
Bachelors Degree$44,844$59,015$35,861
Graduate Degree$67,500$74,706$57,500

$51,442

Average Earnings

$61,458

Average Male

$38,317

Average Female

Monument Language

Monument Language by Age

Monument Language

89.99% of Monument residents speak only English, while 10.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.44% of the population.

Monument Poverty

Monument Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,4984558.28%
Hispanic712486.74%
Other319309.40%
Asian1682514.88%
Native291551.72%
Multiple556101.80%

7.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.44%

Male Poverty Rate

8.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Monument

The race most likely to be in poverty in Monument is Native, with 51.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Monument is Multiple, with 1.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.19%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.18%
High School15.79%
Some College10.34%
Bachelors or Greater1.69%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed9.27%
Female Employed6.99%
Male Employed2.41%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Monument Income

Monument Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$103,981$110,931
Families$116,875$128,164
Married Families$127,596-
Non Families$42,279$49,871

Monument Marital Status

Monument Marital Status

Marriage Rates

63.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.9%

Male Marriage Rate

60.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Monument Married by Age and Sex

Monument 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 45-54.

Monument Marital Status by Race

Monument Veterans

847

Number of Veterans

679

Male Veterans

168

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War592
First Gulf War475
Vietnam161
Korea20
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54553
55 to 6495
65 to 7487
75+59
18 to 3453
Name Veterans % of Total
White72018.09%
2 or More8845.83%
Hispanic447.68%
Asian2616.46%
Black1311.02%

$Monument Veterans by Education

1.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

15.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monument Employment Status

74.6%

Labor Force Participation

69.2%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Monument 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

23.35%

Born in Colorado

91.14%

Native Born

8.86%

Foreign Born

4.98%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.14% of Monument residents were born in the United States, with 23.35% having been born in Colorado. 4.98% 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
20209,1705806.75%
20198,5905807.24%
20188,0106328.57%
20177,3785808.53%
20166,7981522.29%
20156,6461231.89%
20146,523811.26%
20136,4421011.59%
20126,3411031.65%
20116,2381843.04%
20106,0540.00%