Penrose, Colorado Population 2020

2,990

Penrose is a city located in Colorado. Penrose has a 2020 population of 2,990. Penrose is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -16.53% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,582 in 2010. Penrose reached it's highest population of 3,582 in 2010.

The average household income in Penrose is $77,983 with a poverty rate of 11.35%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $929 per month, and the median house value is $171,500. The median age in Penrose is 44 years, 41.3 years for males, and 48.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.0 males.

Penrose Demographics

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

  • White: 96.12%
  • Two or more races: 1.81%
  • Asian: 1.04%
  • Other race: 0.60%
  • Black or African American: 0.37%
  • Native American: 0.07%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Penrose, Colorado is 2,990, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,990.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,582.

Penrose, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,87496.12%
Two or More Races541.81%
Asian311.04%
Some Other Race180.60%
Black or African American110.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native20.07%

Penrose Population Pyramid 2020

Penrose Median Age

44


Total

41.3


Male

48.7


Female

Penrose Adults

There are 2,307 adults, (736 of whom are seniors) in Penrose.

Penrose Age Dependency

90.3

Age Dependency Ratio

46.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Penrose Sex Ratio

Female

1,533

51.27%

Male

1,457

48.73%

Penrose Households and Families

Penrose Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Penrose Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.3%9.7%
All82.3%17.7%
Non Family75.3%24.7%
Female75%25%
Male43.2%56.8%

82.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,3002.2982.3
Married7662.790.3
Non Family2881.1175.3
Female1722.1575
Male742.9743.2

2.59

Average Family Size

2.29

Average Household Size

2.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Penrose Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade120.55%
9th to 12th Grade1155.26%
High School Graduate71632.72%
Some College51923.72%
Associates Degree2159.83%
Bachelors Degree37917.32%
Graduate Degree23210.60%

Penrose Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,9441,835576
Hispanic18017421
Multiple Races4328
Asian31315
Other Race181813
Black1111
Native American222

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

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

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,063$43,594$22,368
Less Than High School$35,375$35,375$
High School Grad$24,583$58,281$14,750
Some College$39,884$39,734$40,625
Bachelors Degree$26,923$43,333$
Graduate Degree$48,897$68,056$44,279

$39,063

Average Earnings

$43,594

Average Male

$22,368

Average Female

Penrose Language

Penrose Language by Age

Penrose Language

96.63% of Penrose residents speak only English, while 3.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.08% of the population.

Penrose Poverty

Penrose Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,6582278.54%
Hispanic2559838.43%
Multiple542444.44%
Native22100.00%
Black1119.09%

11.35%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.63%

Male Poverty Rate

12.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Penrose

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Penrose is White, with 8.54% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.38%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.77%
High School14.25%
Some College10.90%
Bachelors or Greater7.53%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed64.00%
Female Unemployed20.48%
Female Employed14.95%
Male Employed2.55%

Penrose Income

Penrose Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,188$77,983
Families$67,583$88,260
Married Families$72,981-
Non Families$21,296$34,975

Penrose Marital Status

Penrose Marital Status

Marriage Rates

66.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

71.1%

Male Marriage Rate

62.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Penrose Married by Age and Sex

Penrose Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Penrose Marital Status by Race

Penrose Veterans

469

Number of Veterans

418

Male Veterans

51

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam174
Second Gulf War167
First Gulf War108
Korea28
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54175
65 to 74149
75+62
55 to 6459
18 to 3424
Name Veterans % of Total
White43919.94%
Asian1135.48%
Black1090.91%
Hispanic84.23%
Other738.89%
Indian2100.00%

$Penrose Veterans by Education

2.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.98%

Veteran Disability Rate

Penrose Employment Status

53.1%

Labor Force Participation

48.5%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Penrose 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

43.91%

Born in Colorado

98.70%

Native Born

1.30%

Foreign Born

0.27%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.70% of Penrose residents were born in the United States, with 43.91% having been born in Colorado. 0.27% 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
20202,9900.00%
20192,9900.00%
20182,990-186-5.86%
20173,176-198-5.87%
20163,3741635.08%
20153,211-82-2.49%
20143,293641.98%
20133,229-11-0.34%
20123,240-59-1.79%
20113,299-283-7.90%
20103,5820.00%