Paonia, Colorado Population 2020

1,478

Paonia is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 1,478, it is the 129th largest city in Colorado and the 8761st largest city in the United States. Paonia is currently growing at a rate of 0.54% annually and its population has increased by 1.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,451 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Paonia has a population density of 1,800 people per square mile.

The average household income in Paonia is $67,139 with a poverty rate of 15.75%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $857 per month, and the median house value is $179,100. The median age in Paonia is 50.4 years, 44.3 years for males, and 56.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.1 males.

Paonia Demographics

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

  • White: 92.50%
  • Native American: 3.78%
  • Two or more races: 3.20%
  • Asian: 0.51%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Paonia, Colorado is 1,478, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,462.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,451.

Paonia, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,27192.50%
American Indian and Alaska Native523.78%
Two or More Races443.20%
Asian70.51%

Paonia Population Pyramid 2020

Paonia Median Age

50.4


Total

44.3


Male

56.1


Female

Paonia Adults

There are 1,093 adults, (367 of whom are seniors) in Paonia.

Paonia Age Dependency

89.3

Age Dependency Ratio

50.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Paonia Sex Ratio

Female

690

50.22%

Male

684

49.78%

Paonia Households and Families

Paonia Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Paonia Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.2%7.8%
Male89.3%10.7%
All72.3%27.7%
Non Family64.7%35.3%
Female27%73%

72.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6112.1972.3
Non Family2891.264.7
Married2313.0592.2
Female633.2127
Male28389.3

2.98

Average Family Size

2.19

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Paonia Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade70.69%
9th to 12th Grade616.00%
High School Graduate30129.60%
Some College30029.50%
Associates Degree323.15%
Bachelors Degree18918.58%
Graduate Degree12712.49%

Paonia Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White929905302
Hispanic56262
Native American173
Multiple Races885
Asian777

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%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,667$29,750$20,819
Less Than High School$17,794$$
High School Grad$23,571$66,071$17,917
Some College$16,023$12,083$20,000
Bachelors Degree$34,018$47,083$33,571
Graduate Degree$$100,536$

$24,667

Average Earnings

$29,750

Average Male

$20,819

Average Female

Paonia Language

Paonia Language by Age

Paonia Language

96.44% of Paonia residents speak only English, while 3.56% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.80% of the population.

Paonia Poverty

Paonia Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,14812811.15%
Native5252100.00%
Hispanic842226.19%
Multiple36719.44%

15.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.88%

Male Poverty Rate

23.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Paonia

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Paonia is White, with 11.15% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.48%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.23%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.59%
High School19.05%
Some College13.87%
Bachelors or Greater4.53%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed21.43%
Female Employed19.38%
Male Employed4.78%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Paonia Income

Paonia Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,311$67,139
Families$50,577$91,857
Married Families$58,750-
Non Families$25,586$38,322

Paonia Marital Status

Paonia Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.7%

Male Marriage Rate

41.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Paonia Married by Age and Sex

Paonia 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.

Paonia Marital Status by Race

Paonia Veterans

134

Number of Veterans

134

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam77
First Gulf War20
Second Gulf War15
Korea8
World War II6

$Paonia Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.54%

Veteran Disability Rate

Paonia Employment Status

58.3%

Labor Force Participation

54.3%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Paonia 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

43.01%

Born in Colorado

98.25%

Native Born

1.75%

Foreign Born

1.46%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.25% of Paonia residents were born in the United States, with 43.01% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,47880.54%
20191,47080.55%
20181,462422.96%
20171,42080.57%
20161,412211.51%
20151,391-9-0.64%
20141,400-30-2.10%
20131,430-1-0.07%
20121,431-2-0.14%
20111,433-22-1.51%
20101,4550.00%