Mount Crested Butte, Colorado Population 2020

886

Mount Crested Butte is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 886, it is the 160th largest city in Colorado and the 10832nd largest city in the United States. Mount Crested Butte is currently growing at a rate of 1.96% annually and its population has increased by 10.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 801 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Mount Crested Butte has a population density of 433 people per square mile.

The average household income in Mount Crested Butte is $87,024 with a poverty rate of 8.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,168 per month, and the median house value is $384,000. The median age in Mount Crested Butte is 36.5 years, 39.4 years for males, and 35.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 116.3 males.

Mount Crested Butte Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mount Crested Butte was:

  • White: 97.41%
  • Two or more races: 2.59%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Mount Crested Butte, Colorado is 886, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 852.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 801.

Mount Crested Butte, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White94297.41%
Two or More Races252.59%

Mount Crested Butte Population Pyramid 2020

Mount Crested Butte Median Age

36.5


Total

39.4


Male

35.5


Female

Mount Crested Butte Adults

There are 905 adults, (85 of whom are seniors) in Mount Crested Butte.

Mount Crested Butte Age Dependency

17.9

Age Dependency Ratio

10.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

7.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Mount Crested Butte Sex Ratio

Female

447

46.23%

Male

520

53.77%

Mount Crested Butte Households and Families

Mount Crested Butte Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mount Crested Butte Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.7%21.3%
All61%39%
Non Family55.5%44.5%
Male47.4%52.6%
Female0%100%

61.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4462.1761
Non Family2451.9855.5
Married1502.1378.7
Male383.0847.4
Female133.540

2.22

Average Family Size

2.17

Average Household Size

11.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mount Crested Butte Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade40.47%
High School Graduate667.69%
Some College12915.03%
Associates Degree283.26%
Bachelors Degree43650.82%
Graduate Degree19522.73%

Mount Crested Butte Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White839835622
Multiple Races1010
Hispanic999

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

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

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,092$32,500$26,133
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$$$
Some College$27,206$26,471$28,462
Bachelors Degree$27,338$35,357$26,543
Graduate Degree$34,821$44,034$

$28,092

Average Earnings

$32,500

Average Male

$26,133

Average Female

Mount Crested Butte Language

Mount Crested Butte Language by Age

Mount Crested Butte Language

90.26% of Mount Crested Butte residents speak only English, while 9.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.03% of the population.

Mount Crested Butte Poverty

Mount Crested Butte Poverty by Race

8.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.42%

Male Poverty Rate

6.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mount Crested Butte

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mount Crested Butte is White, with 8.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mount Crested Butte is White, with 8.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.11%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School100.00%
Some College10.83%
Bachelors or Greater9.19%
High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed7.24%
Male Employed7.09%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Mount Crested Butte Income

Mount Crested Butte Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,293$87,024
Families$89,583$103,261
Married Families$94,167-
Non Families$52,039$68,767

Mount Crested Butte Marital Status

Mount Crested Butte Marital Status

Marriage Rates

35.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.9%

Male Marriage Rate

34.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Mount Crested Butte Married by Age and Sex

Mount Crested Butte Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Mount Crested Butte Marital Status by Race

Mount Crested Butte Veterans

44

Number of Veterans

44

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War23
Vietnam15
Second Gulf War7
World War II
Korea

$Mount Crested Butte Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mount Crested Butte Employment Status

86%

Labor Force Participation

85%

Employment Rate

1.1%

Unemployment Rate

Mount Crested Butte 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

14.48%

Born in Colorado

95.55%

Native Born

4.45%

Foreign Born

1.96%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.55% of Mount Crested Butte residents were born in the United States, with 14.48% having been born in Colorado. 1.96% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020886171.96%
2019869172.00%
201885270.83%
2017845172.05%
201682880.98%
2015820182.24%
201480270.88%
20137950.00%
2012795-1-0.13%
2011796-1-0.13%
20107970.00%