Rico, Colorado Population 2020

228

Rico is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 228, it is the 234th largest city in Colorado and the 16263rd largest city in the United States. Rico is currently declining at a rate of -0.87% annually and its population has decreased by -13.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 265 in 2010. Rico reached it's highest population of 266 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Rico has a population density of 336 people per square mile.

The average household income in Rico is $71,626 with a poverty rate of 18.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $866 per month, and the median house value is $302,800. The median age in Rico is 48.7 years, 48.8 years for males, and 46.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 104.7 males.

Rico Demographics

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

  • White: 97.70%
  • Native American: 2.30%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Rico, Colorado is 228, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 232.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 265.

Rico, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17097.70%
American Indian and Alaska Native42.30%

Rico Population Pyramid 2020

Rico Median Age

48.7


Total

48.8


Male

46.9


Female

Rico Adults

There are 154 adults, (28 of whom are seniors) in Rico.

Rico Age Dependency

38.1

Age Dependency Ratio

22.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

15.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Rico Sex Ratio

Female

85

48.85%

Male

89

51.15%

Rico Households and Families

Rico Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Rico Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Female69.2%30.8%
Married62.5%37.5%
All57%43%
Non Family42.5%57.5%

57.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All862.0257
Non Family401.1542.5
Female262.2769.2
Married163.4462.5
Male43.5100

2.57

Average Family Size

2.02

Average Household Size

3.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Rico Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade21.33%
9th to 12th Grade53.33%
High School Graduate1711.33%
Some College4932.67%
Associates Degree138.67%
Bachelors Degree4731.33%
Graduate Degree1711.33%

Rico Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14213564
Hispanic44
Native American44

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 45.07%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,708$40,417$27,500
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$68,750$$
Some College$32,000$50,357$
Bachelors Degree$33,958$34,167$
Graduate Degree$27,500$$27,500

$32,708

Average Earnings

$40,417

Average Male

$27,500

Average Female

Rico Language

Rico Language by Age

Rico Language

92.35% of Rico residents speak only English, while 7.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.65% of the population.

Rico Poverty

Rico Poverty by Race

18.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.61%

Male Poverty Rate

23.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Rico

The race most likely to be in poverty in Rico is White, with 19.88% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Rico is White, with 19.88% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.15%.

Name Poverty
Some College30.65%
Bachelors or Greater7.81%
High School0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed30.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Rico Income

Rico Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$41,071$71,626
Families-$97,183
Married Families--
Non Families$33,000$36,010

Rico Marital Status

Rico Marital Status

Marriage Rates

30.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

29.5%

Male Marriage Rate

31.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Rico Married by Age and Sex

Rico 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 20-34.

Rico Marital Status by Race

Rico Veterans

8

Number of Veterans

8

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam8
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

$Rico Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

100.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Rico Employment Status

63.6%

Labor Force Participation

62.3%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Rico 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

32.76%

Born in Colorado

94.83%

Native Born

5.17%

Foreign Born

4.60%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.83% of Rico residents were born in the United States, with 32.76% having been born in Colorado. 4.60% 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
2020228-2-0.87%
2019230-2-0.86%
2018232-3-1.28%
2017235-2-0.84%
201623762.60%
2015231-3-1.28%
2014234-10-4.10%
20132440.00%
2012244-13-5.06%
2011257-9-3.38%
20102660.00%