Silt, Colorado Population 2023

3,719

Silt is a city located in Garfield County Colorado. With a 2023 population of 3,719, it is the 128th largest city in Colorado and the 7886th largest city in the United States.Silt is currently growing at a rate of 1.67% annually and its population has increased by 5.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,536 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Silt has a population density of 2,247 people per square mile.

The average household income in Silt is $70,974 with a poverty rate of 10.52%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Silt is 31 years, 28.5 years for males, and 31.7 years for females.

Silt Demographics

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

  • White: 84.72%
  • Two or more races: 8.19%
  • Other race: 6.57%
  • Black or African American: 0.26%
  • Asian: 0.26%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Silt, Colorado is 3,719 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 3,536.

Silt, Colorado Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Other race

Black or African American

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Silt Population by Race

Silt Population Pyramid 2023

Silt Median Age

31

Total

28.5

Male

31.7

Female

Silt Adults

There are 2,080 adults, (193 of whom are seniors) in Silt.

Silt Age Dependency

63

Age Dependency Ratio

10.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Silt Sex Ratio

Female1,64553.48%
Male1,43146.52%

Silt Population by Age

Silt Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.38

Average Family Size

3.12

Average Household Size

67.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Silt Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Silt Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Silt Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Silt Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$40,130

Average Earnings

$48,491

Average Male

$31,096

Average Female

Silt Earnings by Educational Attainment

Silt Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Silt Language

68.01% of Silt residents speak only English, while 31.99% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 30.85% of the population.

Silt Language

Silt Poverty by Race

rate

10.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.62%

Male Poverty Rate

7.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Silt

The race most likely to be in poverty in Silt is Other, with 41.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Silt is White, with 4.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.92%.

Silt Poverty

Silt Poverty Rate by Education

Silt Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Silt Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Silt Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

53.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.7%

Male Marriage Rate

49.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Silt Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Silt Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Silt Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Silt Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

135

Number of Veterans

124

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

Silt Veterans by War

Silt Veterans by Age

count

Silt Veterans by Race

Silt Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

4.44%

Veteran Poverty Rate

4.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Silt Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

79%

Labor Force Participation

75.8%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Silt Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Silt Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Silt Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

41.49%

Born in Silt

71.01%

Native Born

15.98%

Foreign Born

11.03%

Non Citizen

4.95%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

71.01% of Silt residents were born in the United States, with 41.49% having been born in Colorado. 11.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Silt Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Silt Population by Year