Trinidad, Colorado Population 2022

8,113
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Trinidad is a city located in Las Animas County Colorado. Trinidad has a 2020 population of 8,113. It is also the county seat of Las Animas County. Trinidad is currently declining at a rate of -0.36% annually and its population has decreased by -10.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,034 in 2010.

The average household income in Trinidad is $52,896 with a poverty rate of 20.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $702 per month, and the median house value is $134,900. The median age in Trinidad is 41.8 years, 38.8 years for males, and 45.6 years for females.

Trinidad Demographics

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

  • White: 83.22%
  • Two or more races: 6.19%
  • Other race: 5.02%
  • Native American: 3.65%
  • Asian: 1.56%
  • Black or African American: 0.36%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Trinidad, Colorado is 8,113 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,113.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 9,034.

Trinidad, Colorado Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,72483.22%
Two or More Races5006.19%
Some Other Race4065.02%
American Indian and Alaska Native2953.65%
Asian1261.56%
Black or African American290.36%
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Trinidad Population by Race

Trinidad Population Pyramid $2022

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Trinidad Median Age

41.8


Total

38.8


Male

45.6


Female

Trinidad Adults

There are 6,644 adults, (1,817 of whom are seniors) in Trinidad.

Trinidad Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

37.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Trinidad Sex Ratio

Female

3,939

48.75%

Male

4,141

51.25%

Trinidad Population by Age

Trinidad Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Trinidad Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female46.5%53.5%
Non Family50.6%49.4%
All60.5%39.5%
Male66.4%33.6%
Married77%23%

60.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Trinidad Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,9641.9460.5
Non Family1,9371.2250.6
Married1,4912.6477
Female4262.6546.5
Male1102.4366.4

2.53

Average Family Size

1.94

Average Household Size

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Trinidad Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4197.33%
9th to 12th Grade4017.01%
High School Graduate1,55627.20%
Some College1,65828.99%
Associates Degree74413.01%
Bachelors Degree65211.40%
Graduate Degree2905.07%
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Trinidad Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Trinidad Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,6822,505628
Hispanic2,6342,030187
2+ Races32626643
Other Race28818816
Native American23722513
Asian878778
Black291111

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 89.66%.

Trinidad Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,135$36,887$22,190
Less Than 9th Grade$22,713$30,234$16,397
High School Graduate$25,031$32,784$20,551
Some College$32,145$43,690$23,261
Bachelors Degree$37,942$38,750$32,167
Graduate Degree$81,250$85,417$

$32,135

Average Earnings

$36,887

Average Male

$22,190

Average Female

Trinidad Earnings by Educational Attainment

Trinidad Language by Age

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Trinidad Language

85.12% of Trinidad residents speak only English, while 14.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 12.20% of the population.

Trinidad Language

Trinidad Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic3,92985121.66%
White3,25550115.39%
Multiple48526153.81%
Other110NaN%
Native2956823.05%

20.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.64%

Male Poverty Rate

20.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Trinidad

The race most likely to be in poverty in Trinidad is Multiple, with 53.81% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.31%.

Trinidad Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade35.27%
High School20.62%
Some College16.02%
Bachelors or Greater4.76%

Trinidad Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed45.64%
Male Unemployed19.61%
Female Employed16.81%
Male Employed10.37%

Trinidad Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Trinidad Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$37,196$52,896
Families$55,175$70,145
Married Families$62,851-
Non Families$23,459$32,350
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Income by Household Type

Trinidad Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.5%

Male Marriage Rate

45.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Trinidad Married by Age and Sex

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Trinidad 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 55-64.

Trinidad Marital Status by Race

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Trinidad Marital Status

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649

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam217
Second Gulf War107
Korea65
First Gulf War58
World War II16

Trinidad Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+200
65 to 74200
55 to 64137
18 to 3460
35 to 5452

Trinidad Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5509.90%
Hispanic33810.95%
Other Race5819.40%
2+ Races216.07%
Black1137.93%
Native American93.18%

Trinidad Veterans by Race

Trinidad Veterans by Education

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18.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Trinidad Veterans by Education

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57.7%

Labor Force Participation

53.2%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

Trinidad Employment by Age

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Trinidad Employment by Race

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Trinidad 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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56.13%

Born in Trinidad

93.08%

Native Born

6.92%

Foreign Born

4.83%

Non Citizen

2.09%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

93.08% of Trinidad residents were born in the United States, with 56.13% having been born in Colorado. 4.83% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Trinidad Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20228,113-29-0.36%
20218,142-29-0.35%
20208,171-29-0.35%
20198,200-29-0.35%
20188,2291782.21%
20178,051680.85%
20167,983120.15%
20157,971-7-0.09%
20147,978-270-3.27%
20138,248-450-5.17%
20128,698-66-0.75%
20118,764-270-2.99%
20109,034-44-0.05%
20009,0784980.57%
19908,580-1,083-1.18%
19809,663-238-0.24%
19709,901-790-0.76%
196010,691-1,513-1.31%
195012,204-1,019-0.80%
194013,2231,4911.20%
193011,7328260.73%
192010,9067020.67%
191010,2044,8596.68%
19005,345-178-0.33%
18905,5230.00%

Trinidad Population by Year