Pierce, Colorado Population 2020

1,244

Pierce is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 1,244, it is the 137th largest city in Colorado and the 9433rd largest city in the United States. Pierce is currently growing at a rate of 4.71% annually and its population has increased by 49.16% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 834 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Pierce has a population density of 1,483 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pierce is $60,577 with a poverty rate of 8.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,146 per month, and the median house value is $170,500. The median age in Pierce is 41 years, 41.6 years for males, and 40.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.7 males.

Pierce Demographics

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

  • White: 94.37%
  • Other race: 4.27%
  • Native American: 0.78%
  • Two or more races: 0.39%
  • Asian: 0.19%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Pierce, Colorado is 1,244, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,132.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 834.

Pierce, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White97394.37%
Some Other Race444.27%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.78%
Two or More Races40.39%
Asian20.19%

Pierce Population Pyramid 2020

Pierce Median Age

41


Total

41.6


Male

40.6


Female

Pierce Adults

There are 828 adults, (176 of whom are seniors) in Pierce.

Pierce Age Dependency

58.1

Age Dependency Ratio

27

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Pierce Sex Ratio

Female

519

50.34%

Male

512

49.66%

Pierce Households and Families

Pierce Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pierce Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.4%12.6%
All79.2%20.8%
Male74.1%25.9%
Non Family67.6%32.4%
Female50%50%

79.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4042.5579.2
Married2462.9987.4
Non Family1111.2167.6
Male273.2674.1
Female203.6550

3

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pierce Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade618.39%
9th to 12th Grade8912.24%
High School Graduate31743.60%
Some College12216.78%
Associates Degree7410.18%
Bachelors Degree314.26%
Graduate Degree334.54%

Pierce Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White52144854
Hispanic19211510
Other Race3424
Native American88
Multiple Races44
Asian22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 10.36%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,603$43,684$14,500
Less Than High School$92,649$92,946$
High School Grad$29,219$31,989$21,250
Some College$27,292$34,643$
Bachelors Degree$18,125$$12,292
Graduate Degree$$$2,500

$30,603

Average Earnings

$43,684

Average Male

$14,500

Average Female

Pierce Language

Pierce Language by Age

Pierce Language

82.08% of Pierce residents speak only English, while 17.92% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 17.40% of the population.

Pierce Poverty

Pierce Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White760628.16%
Hispanic257228.56%

8.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.66%

Male Poverty Rate

10.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pierce

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pierce is Hispanic, with 8.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pierce is White, with 8.16% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.08%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.67%
Some College5.61%
High School4.42%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed5.13%
Male Employed1.92%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Pierce Income

Pierce Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,538$60,577
Families$62,875$64,323
Married Families$68,333-
Non Families$42,589$49,672

Pierce Marital Status

Pierce Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.8%

Male Marriage Rate

60.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Pierce Married by Age and Sex

Pierce 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.

Pierce Marital Status by Race

Pierce Veterans

77

Number of Veterans

45

Male Veterans

32

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea19
Vietnam14
World War II8
First Gulf War7
Second Gulf War6

$Pierce Veterans by Education

3.90%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.36%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pierce Employment Status

62%

Labor Force Participation

59.2%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Pierce 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

57.42%

Born in Colorado

97.28%

Native Born

2.72%

Foreign Born

0.29%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.28% of Pierce residents were born in the United States, with 57.42% having been born in Colorado. 0.29% 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
20201,244564.71%
20191,188564.95%
20181,13260.53%
20171,126565.23%
20161,07019221.87%
201587870.80%
2014871101.16%
201386191.06%
2012852101.19%
201184291.08%
20108330.00%