Palisade, Colorado Population 2022

2,811
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Palisade is a city located in Mesa County Colorado. Palisade has a 2020 population of 2,811. Palisade is currently growing at a rate of 0.90% annually and its population has increased by 5.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,655 in 2010.

The average household income in Palisade is $54,367 with a poverty rate of 19.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $801 per month, and the median house value is $177,100. The median age in Palisade is 38.8 years, 37.4 years for males, and 40 years for females.

Palisade Demographics

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

  • White: 87.98%
  • Two or more races: 10.57%
  • Asian: 0.56%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.45%
  • Other race: 0.45%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Palisade, Colorado is 2,811 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,811.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,655.

Palisade, Colorado Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,37287.98%
Two or More Races28510.57%
Asian150.56%
Some Other Race120.45%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander120.45%
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Palisade Population by Race

Palisade Population Pyramid $2022

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Palisade Median Age

38.8


Total

37.4


Male

40


Female

Palisade Adults

There are 1,975 adults, (501 of whom are seniors) in Palisade.

Palisade Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

34

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Palisade Sex Ratio

Female

1,335

49.52%

Male

1,361

50.48%

Palisade Population by Age

Palisade Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Palisade Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male25.8%74.2%
Female30.7%69.3%
All59%41%
Non Family63.3%36.7%
Married69.7%30.3%

59.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Palisade Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1132.3759
Married4463.4369.7
Non Family4421.1163.3
Female1632.9430.7
Male622.1825.8

3.13

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

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Palisade Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade522.81%
9th to 12th Grade21711.72%
High School Graduate44423.97%
Some College53528.89%
Associates Degree945.08%
Bachelors Degree32917.76%
Graduate Degree1819.77%
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Palisade Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Palisade Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,4341,328470
2+ Races21783
Hispanic18015640
Asian1510
Other Race1211
Islander66

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 32.78%.

Palisade Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,550$28,317$30,759
Less Than 9th Grade$8,000$7,276$
High School Graduate$24,405$35,192$18,636
Some College$29,309$28,239$31,389
Bachelors Degree$34,583$38,553$31,705
Graduate Degree$57,308$61,250$44,318

$29,550

Average Earnings

$28,317

Average Male

$30,759

Average Female

Palisade Earnings by Educational Attainment

Palisade Language by Age

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Palisade Language

92.57% of Palisade residents speak only English, while 7.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.68% of the population.

Palisade Language

Palisade Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,00923811.85%
Hispanic31618257.59%
Multiple2859332.63%
Islander1212100.00%
Other4NaN%

19.91%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.90%

Male Poverty Rate

18.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Palisade

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Palisade is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.78%. Among those working part-time, it was 28.46%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.92%.

Palisade Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade38.67%
High School25.30%
Some College12.89%
Bachelors or Greater2.59%

Palisade Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Male Unemployed18.75%
Male Employed13.81%
Female Employed11.54%

Palisade Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Palisade Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,779$54,367
Families$47,250$70,142
Married Families$69,674-
Non Families$23,676$29,548
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Income by Household Type

Palisade Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.9%

Male Marriage Rate

43.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Palisade Married by Age and Sex

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Palisade 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.

Palisade Marital Status by Race

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Palisade Marital Status

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240

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War68
Second Gulf War50
Vietnam49
World War II19
Korea5

Palisade Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5483
75+46
55 to 6443
18 to 3438
65 to 7430

Palisade Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White18310.63%
2+ Races5725.79%
Hispanic167.69%

Palisade Veterans by Race

Palisade Veterans by Education

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12.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Palisade Veterans by Education

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56.8%

Labor Force Participation

54.5%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Palisade Employment by Age

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Palisade Employment by Race

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Palisade 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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50.63%

Born in Palisade

94.92%

Native Born

5.08%

Foreign Born

3.60%

Non Citizen

1.48%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.92% of Palisade residents were born in the United States, with 50.63% having been born in Colorado. 3.60% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Palisade Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20222,811250.90%
20212,786250.91%
20202,761250.91%
20192,736250.92%
20182,711200.74%
20172,691100.37%
20162,681180.68%
20152,663-3-0.11%
20142,666-8-0.30%
20132,674-7-0.26%
20122,681190.71%
20112,66270.26%
20102,655760.29%
20002,5790.00%

Palisade Population by Year