Westcliffe, Colorado Population 2020

664

Westcliffe is a city located in Colorado. With a 2020 population of 664, it is the 181st largest city in Colorado and the 12129th largest city in the United States. Westcliffe is currently growing at a rate of 3.43% annually and its population has increased by 16.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 568 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Westcliffe has a population density of 538 people per square mile.

The average household income in Westcliffe is $35,015 with a poverty rate of 23.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $670 per month, and the median house value is $183,300. The median age in Westcliffe is 52.8 years, 49.5 years for males, and 56.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.8 males.

Westcliffe Demographics

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

  • White: 92.86%
  • Other race: 4.76%
  • Two or more races: 1.59%
  • Native American: 0.79%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Westcliffe, Colorado is 664, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 620.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 568.

Westcliffe, Colorado Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White35192.86%
Some Other Race184.76%
Two or More Races61.59%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.79%

Westcliffe Population Pyramid 2020

Westcliffe Median Age

52.8


Total

49.5


Male

56.2


Female

Westcliffe Adults

There are 319 adults, (121 of whom are seniors) in Westcliffe.

Westcliffe Age Dependency

90.9

Age Dependency Ratio

61.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Westcliffe Sex Ratio

Female

195

51.59%

Male

183

48.41%

Westcliffe Households and Families

Westcliffe Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Westcliffe Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.5%12.5%
Female55.6%44.4%
All52.9%47.1%
Non Family40.4%59.6%
Male0%100%

52.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2271.6152.9
Non Family1461.1140.4
Married642.287.5
Female94.2255.6
Male830

2.48

Average Family Size

1.61

Average Household Size

0.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Westcliffe Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade124.20%
9th to 12th Grade186.29%
High School Graduate7124.83%
Some College4716.43%
Associates Degree4214.69%
Bachelors Degree6121.33%
Graduate Degree3512.24%

Westcliffe Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White26423693
Hispanic1311
Other Race99
Multiple Races663
Native American33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 50.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$21,875$21,250$22,411
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$20,357$$20,357
Some College$22,083$20,938$29,063
Bachelors Degree$23,333$$28,750
Graduate Degree$$$

$21,875

Average Earnings

$21,250

Average Male

$22,411

Average Female

Westcliffe Language

Westcliffe Language by Age

Westcliffe Language

94.05% of Westcliffe residents speak only English, while 5.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.05% of the population.

Westcliffe Poverty

Westcliffe Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3407822.94%
Hispanic16425.00%
Other16425.00%
Multiple6350.00%

23.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

31.03%

Male Poverty Rate

16.23%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Westcliffe

The race most likely to be in poverty in Westcliffe is Multiple, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Westcliffe is White, with 22.94% 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 38.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.07%.

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater25.00%
Less Than High School20.00%
Some College13.48%
High School7.69%
Name Poverty
Female Employed25.61%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed30.38%

Westcliffe Income

Westcliffe Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$28,250$35,015
Families$45,313$54,114
Married Families$54,167-
Non Families$20,500$24,379

Westcliffe Marital Status

Westcliffe Marital Status

Marriage Rates

34.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.9%

Male Marriage Rate

35.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Westcliffe Married by Age and Sex

Westcliffe 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.

Westcliffe Marital Status by Race

Westcliffe Veterans

34

Number of Veterans

34

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam18
World War II4
Korea4
Second Gulf War2
First Gulf War

$Westcliffe Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Westcliffe Employment Status

48.2%

Labor Force Participation

47.1%

Employment Rate

2.4%

Unemployment Rate

Westcliffe Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

36.77%

Born in Colorado

98.41%

Native Born

1.59%

Foreign Born

1.59%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.41% of Westcliffe residents were born in the United States, with 36.77% having been born in Colorado. 1.59% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020664223.43%
2019642223.55%
201862050.81%
2017615223.71%
2016593142.42%
201557950.87%
201457481.41%
201356610.18%
20125650.00%
2011565-6-1.05%
20105710.00%