Pueblo, Colorado Population 2020

113,662

Pueblo is a city located in Pueblo County, Colorado. With a 2020 population of 113,662, it is the 9th largest city in Colorado and the 264th largest city in the United States. Pueblo is currently growing at a rate of 0.85% annually and its population has increased by 6.63% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 106,595 in 2010. Spanning over 56 miles, Pueblo has a population density of 2,068 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pueblo is $54,040 with a poverty rate of 23.73%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $777 per month, and the median house value is $130,000. The median age in Pueblo is 37.5 years, 36 years for males, and 39 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.3 males.

Pueblo Co Demographics

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

  • White: 74.73%
  • Other race: 12.57%
  • Native American: 4.55%
  • Two or more races: 4.35%
  • Black or African American: 2.83%
  • Asian: 0.92%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.05%
The current population of Pueblo, Colorado is 113,662, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 111,750. The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 106,595.
Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020169,7351,1030.65%
2019168,6321,1030.65%
2018167,5291,1030.66%
2017166,4261,5490.93%
2016164,8771,7661.07%
2015163,1111,6311.00%
2014161,4803350.21%
2013161,1453350.21%
2012160,8105620.35%
2011160,2487820.49%
2010159,4660.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White82,19274.73%
Some Other Race13,82012.57%
American Indian and Alaska Native5,0064.55%
Two or More Races4,7874.35%
Black or African American3,1122.83%
Asian1,0090.92%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander590.05%

Pueblo Co Population Pyramid 2020

Pueblo Co Median Age

37.5


Total

36


Male

39


Female

Pueblo Co Adults

There are 85,284 adults, (19,215 of whom are seniors) in Pueblo Co.

Pueblo Co Age Dependency

66.5

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Pueblo Co Sex Ratio

Female

55,740

50.68%

Male

54,245

49.32%

Pueblo Co Households and Families

Pueblo Co Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pueblo Co Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.3%25.7%
All55.8%44.2%
Male51.1%48.9%
Non Family46.6%53.4%
Female39.8%60.2%

55.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All43,8702.4255.8
Non Family17,9491.2546.6
Married15,9283.1874.3
Female7,2953.3139.8
Male2,6983.2151.1

3.1

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pueblo Co Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3,0664.11%
9th to 12th Grade6,4918.71%
High School Graduate21,99529.52%
Some College20,22627.15%
Associates Degree8,44411.33%
Bachelors Degree9,47912.72%
Graduate Degree4,8096.45%

Pueblo Co Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White37,03434,0349,519
Hispanic33,88127,7943,841
Other Race8,7626,726670
Native American3,1262,515187
Multiple Races2,4632,111496
Black1,8651,675339
Asian625560316
Islander5353

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 asian people with a rate of 50.56%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,440$34,186$27,673
Less Than High School$19,372$25,066$16,825
High School Grad$28,147$33,009$24,894
Some College$29,744$32,995$26,331
Bachelors Degree$42,219$44,045$40,601
Graduate Degree$54,083$60,625$52,329

$31,440

Average Earnings

$34,186

Average Male

$27,673

Average Female

Pueblo Co Language

Pueblo Co Language by Age

Pueblo Co Language

84.68% of Pueblo Co residents speak only English, while 15.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 13.99% of the population.

Pueblo Co Poverty

Pueblo Co Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic55,20514,85526.91%
White45,4558,54718.80%
Other13,7343,84127.97%
Native4,9511,61832.68%
Multiple4,5951,28828.03%
Black2,8071,02636.55%
Asian97616416.80%
Islander531120.75%

23.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.39%

Male Poverty Rate

25.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pueblo Co

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pueblo Co is Black, with 36.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pueblo Co is Asian, with 16.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.77%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.87%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.12%
High School20.51%
Some College18.05%
Bachelors or Greater7.73%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed41.44%
Male Unemployed41.43%
Female Employed14.24%
Male Employed9.60%

Pueblo Co Income

Pueblo Co Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,338$54,040
Families$48,945$65,098
Married Families$63,773$81,869
Non Families$25,958$35,356

Pueblo Co Marital Status

Pueblo Co Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.0%

Male Marriage Rate

38.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Pueblo Co Married by Age and Sex

Pueblo Co 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 55-64.

Pueblo Co Marital Status by Race

Pueblo Co Veterans

8,623

Number of Veterans

7,782

Male Veterans

841

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2,989
Second Gulf War1,490
First Gulf War1,287
Korea848
World War II364
Name Veterans % of Total
White7,03010.78%
Hispanic3,0997.71%
Other7006.83%
Indian40210.93%
Black2129.29%
2 or More1976.56%
Asian8210.69%

$Pueblo Co Veterans by Education

15.60%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pueblo Co Employment Status

55.2%

Labor Force Participation

50%

Employment Rate

9.5%

Unemployment Rate

Pueblo Co 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

67.24%

Born in Colorado

96.11%

Native Born

3.89%

Foreign Born

2.30%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.11% of Pueblo Co residents were born in the United States, with 67.24% having been born in Colorado. 2.30% 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
2020113,6629560.85%
2019112,7069560.86%
2018111,7506210.56%
2017111,1299560.87%
2016110,1731,1421.05%
2015109,0311,1101.03%
2014107,9211610.15%
2013107,7602040.19%
2012107,5563450.32%
2011107,2113770.35%
2010106,8344,7130.45%
2000102,1213,4810.35%
199098,640-3,046-0.30%
1980101,6863,9120.39%
197097,7746,5930.70%
196091,18127,4963.65%
195063,68511,5232.02%
194052,1622,0660.40%
193050,0967,0461.53%
192043,0501,3030.31%
191041,74713,5904.02%
190028,1573,5991.38%
189024,55821,34122.54%
18803,2170.00%