Palisade, Colorado Population 2020

2,728

Palisade is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 2,728, it is the 102nd largest city in Colorado and the 6538th largest city in the United States. Palisade is currently growing at a rate of 0.26% annually and its population has increased by 1.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,692 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Palisade has a population density of 2,296 people per square mile.

The average household income in Palisade is $56,384 with a poverty rate of 19.96%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $767 per month, and the median house value is $182,900. The median age in Palisade is 39.4 years, 37.8 years for males, and 39.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.1 males.

Palisade Demographics

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

  • White: 88.91%
  • Two or more races: 8.15%
  • Native American: 0.86%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.86%
  • Asian: 0.74%
  • Other race: 0.48%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
The current population of Palisade, Colorado is 2,728, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,714.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,692.

Palisade, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,38888.91%
Two or More Races2198.15%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander230.86%
American Indian and Alaska Native230.86%
Asian200.74%
Some Other Race130.48%

Palisade Population Pyramid 2020

Palisade Median Age

39.4


Total

37.8


Male

39.7


Female

Palisade Adults

There are 2,030 adults, (468 of whom are seniors) in Palisade.

Palisade Age Dependency

72

Age Dependency Ratio

30

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42

Child Dependency Ratio

Palisade Sex Ratio

Female

1,356

50.48%

Male

1,330

49.52%

Palisade Households and Families

Palisade Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Palisade Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married63.9%36.1%
Non Family58.7%41.3%
All56.3%43.7%
Male48.5%51.5%
Female33.5%66.5%

56.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1032.3856.3
Non Family4381.1858.7
Married4323.4163.9
Female1672.9133.5
Male662.348.5

3.06

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

2.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Palisade Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade593.14%
9th to 12th Grade20911.11%
High School Graduate43523.13%
Some College55429.45%
Associates Degree1407.44%
Bachelors Degree33017.54%
Graduate Degree1548.19%

Palisade Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,4891,375442
Hispanic17815342
Multiple Races15657
Native American23
Asian2013
Islander1515
Other Race1312

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 29.68%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,695$28,482$26,063
Less Than High School$7,634$7,236$
High School Grad$23,370$31,250$19,286
Some College$32,115$30,104$38,162
Bachelors Degree$27,784$$20,238
Graduate Degree$60,761$62,750$60,652

$27,695

Average Earnings

$28,482

Average Male

$26,063

Average Female

Palisade Language

Palisade Language by Age

Palisade Language

92.61% of Palisade residents speak only English, while 7.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.44% of the population.

Palisade Poverty

Palisade Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,04625812.61%
Hispanic29416656.46%
Multiple2195424.66%
Islander2323100.00%
Native2323100.00%
Other13538.46%

19.96%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.31%

Male Poverty Rate

19.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Palisade

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Palisade is White, with 12.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.08%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School45.31%
High School23.43%
Some College14.73%
Bachelors or Greater2.76%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed64.00%
Male Unemployed29.41%
Female Employed12.04%
Male Employed9.23%

Palisade Income

Palisade Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,844$56,384
Families$46,202$68,656
Married Families$65,769-
Non Families$25,500$34,553

Palisade Marital Status

Palisade Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.6%

Male Marriage Rate

41.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Palisade Married by Age and Sex

Palisade 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.

Palisade Marital Status by Race

Palisade Veterans

234

Number of Veterans

229

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam72
First Gulf War40
Second Gulf War36
World War II13
Korea5
Name Veterans % of Total
White19911.19%
2 or More3519.44%
Hispanic136.31%

$Palisade Veterans by Education

17.12%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Palisade Employment Status

58.7%

Labor Force Participation

56.8%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Palisade 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

47.58%

Born in Colorado

94.42%

Native Born

5.58%

Foreign Born

3.61%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.42% of Palisade residents were born in the United States, with 47.58% having been born in Colorado. 3.61% 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
20202,72870.26%
20192,72170.26%
20182,714230.85%
20172,69170.26%
20162,684190.71%
20152,665110.41%
20142,654-9-0.34%
20132,663-6-0.22%
20122,669210.79%
20112,64850.19%
20102,643640.25%
20002,5790.00%