Saguache, Colorado Population 2022

472
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Saguache is a city located in Saguache County Colorado. Saguache has a 2020 population of 472. It is also the county seat of Saguache County. Saguache is currently declining at a rate of -2.28% annually and its population has decreased by -5.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 497 in 2010.

The average household income in Saguache is $40,008 with a poverty rate of 10.19%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $578 per month, and the median house value is $133,700. The median age in Saguache is 54.3 years, 55 years for males, and 52.3 years for females.

Saguache Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Saguachewas:

  • White: 89.89%
  • Two or more races: 6.15%
  • Other race: 3.30%
  • Native American: 0.66%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Saguache, Colorado is 472 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 472.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 497.

Saguache, Colorado Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White40989.89%
Two or More Races286.15%
Some Other Race153.30%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.66%
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Saguache Population by Race

Saguache Population Pyramid $2022

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Saguache Median Age

54.3


Total

55


Male

52.3


Female

Saguache Adults

There are 396 adults, (83 of whom are seniors) in Saguache.

Saguache Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

18.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Saguache Sex Ratio

Female

171

37.58%

Male

284

62.42%

Saguache Population by Age

Saguache Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Saguache Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%100%
Non Family50.4%49.6%
All61.3%38.7%
Female76.9%23.1%
Married88.6%11.4%

61.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Saguache Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2301.8861.3
Non Family1371.1750.4
Married702.9788.6
Female133.0876.9
Male102.40

2.92

Average Family Size

1.88

Average Household Size

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Saguache Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade71.81%
9th to 12th Grade5714.77%
High School Graduate14838.34%
Some College8120.98%
Associates Degree348.81%
Bachelors Degree4311.14%
Graduate Degree164.15%
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Saguache Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Saguache Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White24620354
Hispanic1311115
2+ Races2316
Other Race1212
Native American322

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 66.67%.

Saguache Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,538$27,679$24,276
Less Than 9th Grade$28,214$$
High School Graduate$26,750$24,524$
Some College$24,583$46,375$22,708
Bachelors Degree$45,313$$46,563
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,538

Average Earnings

$27,679

Average Male

$24,276

Average Female

Saguache Earnings by Educational Attainment

Saguache Language by Age

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Saguache Language

88.76% of Saguache residents speak only English, while 11.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.66% of the population.

Saguache Language

Saguache Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic1442416.67%
White280207.14%
Other3NaN%

10.19%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.55%

Male Poverty Rate

14.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Saguache

The race most likely to be in poverty in Saguache is White, with 7.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Saguache is Hispanic, with 16.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.05%.

Saguache Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade38.46%
High School14.79%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%

Saguache Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed5.33%
Male Employed4.42%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Saguache Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Saguache Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$33,125$40,008
Families$46,625$52,197
Married Families--
Non Families$30,938$31,734
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Income by Household Type

Saguache Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

30.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Saguache Married by Age and Sex

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Saguache 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.

Saguache Marital Status by Race

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Saguache Marital Status

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62

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam25
First Gulf War22
Korea13
Second Gulf War3
World War II

Saguache Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5422
55 to 6416
75+15
65 to 749
18 to 34

Saguache Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5014.29%
Hispanic2719.15%
Other Race1280.00%

Saguache Veterans by Race

Saguache Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

67.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Saguache Veterans by Education

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48.3%

Labor Force Participation

45.9%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Saguache Employment by Age

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Saguache Employment by Race

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Saguache Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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52.75%

Born in Saguache

98.68%

Native Born

1.32%

Foreign Born

1.32%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.68% of Saguache residents were born in the United States, with 52.75% having been born in Colorado. 1.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Saguache Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2022472-11-2.28%
2021483-11-2.23%
2020494-11-2.18%
2019505-11-2.13%
201851661.18%
2017510112.20%
201649981.63%
201549120.41%
2014489-6-1.21%
2013495-12-2.37%
2012507102.01%
20114970.00%
20104970.00%

Saguache Population by Year