Paonia, Colorado Population 2022

1,502
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Paonia is a city located in Delta County Colorado. Paonia has a 2020 population of 1,502. Paonia is currently growing at a rate of 0.74% annually and its population has increased by 2.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,459 in 2010.

The average household income in Paonia is $67,027 with a poverty rate of 10.79%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $734 per month, and the median house value is $191,000. The median age in Paonia is 55.9 years, 50.7 years for males, and 59.7 years for females.

Paonia Demographics

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

  • White: 97.62%
  • Two or more races: 1.92%
  • Asian: 0.46%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Paonia, Colorado is 1,502 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,502.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,459.

Paonia, Colorado Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,26997.62%
Two or More Races251.92%
Asian60.46%
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Paonia Population by Race

Paonia Population Pyramid $2022

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Paonia Median Age

55.9


Total

50.7


Male

59.7


Female

Paonia Adults

There are 1,072 adults, (434 of whom are seniors) in Paonia.

Paonia Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

68

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Paonia Sex Ratio

Female

668

51.38%

Male

632

48.62%

Paonia Population by Age

Paonia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Paonia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female47.4%52.6%
Non Family62.2%37.8%
All74.5%25.5%
Male87%13%
Married91.2%8.8%

74.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Paonia Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6152.0574.5
Non Family2941.1162.2
Married2602.991.2
Female383.0347.4
Male232.9687

2.88

Average Family Size

2.05

Average Household Size

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Paonia Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade90.90%
9th to 12th Grade515.10%
High School Graduate30930.90%
Some College26626.60%
Associates Degree191.90%
Bachelors Degree20720.70%
Graduate Degree13913.90%
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Paonia Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Paonia Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White926896329
Hispanic63336
Asian666
2+ Races555

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

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

Paonia Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,208$44,405$21,302
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$75,724$18,365
Some College$15,625$$13,393
Bachelors Degree$31,429$$32,143
Graduate Degree$$101,029$44,205

$31,208

Average Earnings

$44,405

Average Male

$21,302

Average Female

Paonia Earnings by Educational Attainment

Paonia Language by Age

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Paonia Language

97.17% of Paonia residents speak only English, while 2.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.11% of the population.

Paonia Language

Paonia Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,13113011.49%
Hispanic9866.12%
OtherNaN%

10.79%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.88%

Male Poverty Rate

15.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Paonia

The race most likely to be in poverty in Paonia is White, with 11.49% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Paonia is Hispanic, with 6.12% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.77%.

Paonia Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College14.90%
High School14.89%
Less Than 9th Grade5.00%
Bachelors or Greater4.42%

Paonia Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed23.08%
Female Employed13.40%
Male Employed6.29%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Paonia Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Paonia Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$41,683$67,027
Families$62,557$97,109
Married Families$64,205-
Non Families$25,833$34,072
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Income by Household Type

Paonia Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.7%

Male Marriage Rate

45.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Paonia Married by Age and Sex

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Paonia 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.

Paonia Marital Status by Race

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Paonia Marital Status

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106

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam52
Second Gulf War17
First Gulf War14
Korea7
World War II6

Paonia Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7435
75+26
18 to 3417
55 to 6414
35 to 5414

Paonia Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1069.99%
Hispanic1520.00%

Paonia Veterans by Race

Paonia Veterans by Education

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1.89%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Paonia Veterans by Education

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49%

Labor Force Participation

46.4%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Paonia Employment by Age

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Paonia Employment by Race

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Paonia 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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43.92%

Born in Paonia

98.31%

Native Born

1.69%

Foreign Born

1.46%

Non Citizen

0.23%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.31% of Paonia residents were born in the United States, with 43.92% having been born in Colorado. 1.46% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Paonia Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20221,502110.74%
20211,491110.74%
20201,480110.75%
20191,469110.75%
20181,458402.82%
20171,41870.50%
20161,411191.36%
20151,392-10-0.71%
20141,402-29-2.03%
20131,431-4-0.28%
20121,435-1-0.07%
20111,436-23-1.58%
20101,4590.00%

Paonia Population by Year