Shaw Heights, Colorado Population 2022

5,529
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Shaw Heights is a city located in Colorado. Shaw Heights has a 2020 population of 5,529. Shaw Heights is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 8.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,116 in 2010.

The average household income in Shaw Heights is $80,208 with a poverty rate of 9.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,540 per month, and the median house value is $290,600. The median age in Shaw Heights is 35.7 years, 36.3 years for males, and 34.8 years for females.

Shaw Heights Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Shaw Heightswas:

  • White: 87.41%
  • Asian: 7.05%
  • Other race: 2.26%
  • Two or more races: 2.04%
  • Native American: 0.47%
  • Black or African American: 0.42%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.34%
The current population of Shaw Heights, Colorado is 5,529 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 5,529.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,116.

Shaw Heights, Colorado Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,83387.41%
Asian3907.05%
Some Other Race1252.26%
Two or More Races1132.04%
American Indian and Alaska Native260.47%
Black or African American230.42%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander190.34%
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Shaw Heights Population by Race

Shaw Heights Population Pyramid $2022

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Shaw Heights Median Age

35.7


Total

36.3


Male

34.8


Female

Shaw Heights Adults

There are 4,159 adults, (745 of whom are seniors) in Shaw Heights.

Shaw Heights Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

21.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Shaw Heights Sex Ratio

Female

2,541

45.96%

Male

2,988

54.04%

Shaw Heights Population by Age

Shaw Heights Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Shaw Heights Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family56.3%43.7%
Female62%38%
Male73.7%26.3%
All73.9%26.1%
Married89.9%10.1%

73.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Shaw Heights Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6943.2673.9
Married7433.8689.9
Non Family5291.5456.3
Female2134.762
Male2094.0373.7

3.8

Average Family Size

3.26

Average Household Size

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Shaw Heights Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade55415.38%
9th to 12th Grade46012.77%
High School Graduate96226.70%
Some College54014.99%
Associates Degree36910.24%
Bachelors Degree54115.02%
Graduate Degree1774.91%
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Shaw Heights Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Shaw Heights Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,1341,859563
Hispanic1,08141449
Asian282210100
Other Race86215
2+ Races5151
Native American2626
Black2323
Islander19196

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 asian people with a rate of 35.46%.

Shaw Heights Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,191$39,826$31,644
Less Than 9th Grade$17,471$24,896$12,959
High School Graduate$35,446$36,991$31,100
Some College$46,367$45,000$46,750
Bachelors Degree$50,040$56,458$30,288
Graduate Degree$69,792$73,611$35,893

$37,191

Average Earnings

$39,826

Average Male

$31,644

Average Female

Shaw Heights Earnings by Educational Attainment

Shaw Heights Language by Age

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Shaw Heights Language

71.67% of Shaw Heights residents speak only English, while 28.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 22.80% of the population.

Shaw Heights Language

Shaw Heights Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,9722598.71%
Hispanic2,02522411.06%
Native2626100.00%
OtherNaN%

9.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.13%

Male Poverty Rate

9.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shaw Heights

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Shaw Heights is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.81%.

Shaw Heights Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School13.62%
Less Than 9th Grade9.37%
Some College2.86%
Bachelors or Greater2.09%

Shaw Heights Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed47.37%
Male Employed3.69%
Female Employed2.82%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Shaw Heights Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Shaw Heights Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$68,333$80,208
Families$65,847$85,599
Married Families$78,958-
Non Families$49,821$56,212
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Income by Household Type

Shaw Heights Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.8%

Male Marriage Rate

43.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Shaw Heights Married by Age and Sex

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Shaw Heights 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 45-54.

Shaw Heights Marital Status by Race

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Shaw Heights Marital Status

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220

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam75
First Gulf War67
Second Gulf War25
Korea21
World War II

Shaw Heights Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5481
65 to 7478
75+45
18 to 3416
55 to 64

Shaw Heights Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1835.01%
Hispanic221.77%
2+ Races1322.81%
Asian134.41%
Black730.43%
Islander421.05%

Shaw Heights Veterans by Race

Shaw Heights Veterans by Education

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5.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

12.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shaw Heights Veterans by Education

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70.9%

Labor Force Participation

66.8%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

Shaw Heights Employment by Age

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Shaw Heights Employment by Race

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Shaw Heights 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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57.12%

Born in Shaw Heights

84.16%

Native Born

15.84%

Foreign Born

10.06%

Non Citizen

5.79%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

84.16% of Shaw Heights residents were born in the United States, with 57.12% having been born in Colorado. 10.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Shaw Heights Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20225,5290.00%
20215,5290.00%
20205,5290.00%
20195,529701.28%
20185,459-75-1.36%
20175,5341833.42%
20165,35159112.42%
20154,760110.23%
20144,74960514.60%
20134,144-83-1.96%
20124,2271503.68%
20114,077-1,039-20.31%
20105,1160.00%

Shaw Heights Population by Year