Silverton is a city located in San Juan County Colorado. Silverton has a 2020 population of 567. It is also the county seat of San Juan County. Silverton is currently declining at a rate of -5.34% annually and its population has decreased by -12.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 645 in 2010.
The average household income in Silverton is $66,174 with a poverty rate of 17.16%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,038 per month, and the median house value is $333,800. The median age in Silverton is 49.3 years, 45.9 years for males, and 49.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Silvertonwas:
The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 36.84%.
69.92% of Silverton residents speak only English, while 30.08% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 23.64% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Silverton is White, with 4.44% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Silverton is Hispanic, with 54.84% 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 25.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.74%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Silverton
82.84% of Silverton residents were born in the United States, with 21.90% having been born in Colorado. 13.89% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.