Simla, Colorado Population 2022

628
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Simla is a city located in Elbert County Colorado. Simla has a 2020 population of 628. Simla is currently declining at a rate of -0.63% annually but its population has increased by 2.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 614 in 2010.

The average household income in Simla is $81,579 with a poverty rate of 9.57%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $748 per month, and the median house value is $145,800. The median age in Simla is 40.4 years, 40.9 years for males, and 38.9 years for females.

Simla Demographics

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

  • White: 94.13%
  • Two or more races: 3.15%
  • Black or African American: 2.72%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Simla, Colorado is 628 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 628.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 614.

Simla, Colorado Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White65794.13%
Two or More Races223.15%
Black or African American192.72%
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Simla Population by Race

Simla Population Pyramid $2022

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Simla Median Age

40.4


Total

40.9


Male

38.9


Female

Simla Adults

There are 531 adults, (117 of whom are seniors) in Simla.

Simla Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Simla Sex Ratio

Female

393

56.30%

Male

305

43.70%

Simla Population by Age

Simla Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Simla Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male35.3%64.7%
Female40%60%
Non Family53%47%
All58.5%41.5%
Married78%22%

58.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Simla Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2842.3658.5
Married1183.0778
Non Family831.0553
Male682.4635.3
Female153.5340

2.75

Average Family Size

2.36

Average Household Size

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Simla Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade91.75%
9th to 12th Grade5410.49%
High School Graduate10921.17%
Some College14828.74%
Associates Degree458.74%
Bachelors Degree10921.17%
Graduate Degree417.96%
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Simla Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Simla Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White443380132
Hispanic414118
Black1919
2+ Races1212

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 hispanic people with a rate of 43.90%.

Simla Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,130$31,250$35,893
Less Than 9th Grade$22,250$24,464$
High School Graduate$32,222$$
Some College$28,882$28,882$
Bachelors Degree$57,625$57,875$
Graduate Degree$53,125$$

$32,130

Average Earnings

$31,250

Average Male

$35,893

Average Female

Simla Earnings by Educational Attainment

Simla Language by Age

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Simla Language

91.67% of Simla residents speak only English, while 8.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.33% of the population.

Simla Language

Simla Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White570569.82%
Multiple22836.36%
OtherNaN%

9.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.69%

Male Poverty Rate

11.89%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Simla

The race most likely to be in poverty in Simla is White, with 9.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Simla is Multiple, with 36.36% 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 4.59%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.94%.

Simla Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade21.82%
High School21.21%
Some College14.29%
Bachelors or Greater2.00%

Simla Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed50.00%
Male Employed1.73%
Female Employed0.00%

Simla Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Simla Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$45,227$81,579
Families$43,438$95,452
Married Families$61,111-
Non Families-$35,388
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Income by Household Type

Simla Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

48.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.4%

Male Marriage Rate

46.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Simla Married by Age and Sex

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Simla 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 55-64.

Simla Marital Status by Race

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Simla Marital Status

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41

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War15
Vietnam14
Second Gulf War10
World War II
Korea

Simla Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5418
65 to 7410
75+7
55 to 646
18 to 34

Simla Veterans by Age

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Simla Veterans by Race

Simla Veterans by Education

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24.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Simla Veterans by Education

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57%

Labor Force Participation

54.1%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Simla Employment by Age

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Simla Employment by Race

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Simla 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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58.17%

Born in Simla

95.85%

Native Born

4.15%

Foreign Born

1.72%

Non Citizen

2.44%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.85% of Simla residents were born in the United States, with 58.17% having been born in Colorado. 1.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Simla Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2022628-4-0.63%
2021632-4-0.63%
2020636-4-0.62%
2019640-4-0.62%
201864430.47%
201764191.42%
2016632-4-0.63%
2015636101.60%
201462671.13%
201361940.65%
201261530.49%
2011612-2-0.33%
20106140.00%

Simla Population by Year