Archuleta County, Colorado Population 2021

Archuleta County, Colorado's estimated population is 14,627 with a growth rate of 2.09% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Archuleta County, Colorado is the 35th largest county in Colorado. The 2010 Population was 12,046 and has seen a growth of 21.43% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202114,6272992.09%
202014,3282992.13%
201914,0292992.18%
201813,7304353.27%
201713,2954703.66%
201612,8254383.54%
201512,3871561.28%
201412,231150.12%
201312,216840.69%
201212,1321110.92%
201112,021-25-0.21%
201012,0466,701125.37%
19905,3451,68145.88%
19803,66493134.07%
19702,7331043.96%
19602,629-401-13.23%
19503,030-776-20.39%
19403,80660218.79%
19303,204-386-10.75%
19203,5902888.72%
19103,3021,18555.98%
19002,1171,291156.30%
18908260.00%
2021 Growth Rate
2.09%
County Website
Founded
April 14, 1885
County Seat
2010 Population
12,046
Growth Since 2010
21.43%
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Archuleta County, Colorado Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,13684.03%
Some Other Race1,36810.32%
Black or African American2301.74%
Two or More Races1941.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native1841.39%
Asian1260.95%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander150.11%
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Archuleta County, Colorado Population by Race

Archuleta County, Colorado Population Pyramid $2021

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Archuleta County, Colorado Median Age

50.9


Total

49.7


Male

51.7


Female

Archuleta County, Colorado Adults

There are 10,951 adults, (3,384 of whom are seniors) in Archuleta County, Colorado.

Archuleta County, Colorado Age Dependency

75.1

Age Dependency Ratio

44.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Archuleta County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

6,596

49.77%

Male

6,657

50.23%

Archuleta County, Colorado Population by Age

Archuleta County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Archuleta County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.8%17.2%
All72.2%27.8%
Male66.5%33.5%
Non Family59%41%
Female45.4%54.6%

72.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Archuleta County, Colorado Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,8582.2372.2
Married3,3792.7582.8
Non Family2,0191.2159
Female3023.0745.4
Male1582.7966.5

2.73

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

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Archuleta County, Colorado Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2302.27%
9th to 12th Grade5475.40%
High School Graduate2,13121.02%
Some College2,69026.54%
Associates Degree7727.62%
Bachelors Degree2,61225.77%
Graduate Degree1,15511.39%
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Archuleta County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Archuleta County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White8,1437,7873,450
Hispanic1,5151,122199
Other Race91668895
Native American13913920
2+ Races12211438
Asian1158848
Black5858
Islander1515

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 white people with a rate of 42.37%.

Archuleta County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,570$31,894$24,809
Less Than 9th Grade$32,364$38,500$16,000
High School Graduate$20,792$21,929$20,421
Some College$26,807$32,427$21,179
Bachelors Degree$30,960$34,401$27,296
Graduate Degree$50,692$40,909$51,654

$29,570

Average Earnings

$31,894

Average Male

$24,809

Average Female

Archuleta County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Archuleta County, Colorado Language by Age

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Archuleta County, Colorado Language

91.31% of Archuleta County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 8.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.11% of the population.

Archuleta County, Colorado Language

Archuleta County, Colorado Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,0247667.64%
Hispanic2,42531312.91%
Other1,36820615.06%
Black2305222.61%
Native1844323.37%
Multiple193189.33%
Asian12664.76%

8.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.13%

Male Poverty Rate

9.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Archuleta County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Archuleta County, Colorado is Native, with 23.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Archuleta County, Colorado is Asian, with 4.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.96%.

Archuleta County, Colorado Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.06%
High School12.06%
Some College7.01%
Bachelors or Greater4.59%

Archuleta County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed36.69%
Female Unemployed21.88%
Female Employed7.76%
Male Employed4.37%

Archuleta County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Archuleta County, Colorado Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$52,221$71,666
Families$62,081$85,415
Married Families$64,163-
Non Families$29,915$43,188
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Income by Household Type

Archuleta County, Colorado Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

62.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.4%

Male Marriage Rate

60.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Archuleta County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

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Archuleta County, Colorado 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 35-44.

Archuleta County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

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Archuleta County, Colorado Marital Status

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1,254

Number of Veterans

1,127

Male Veterans

127

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam665
Second Gulf War193
First Gulf War159
Korea24
World War II13

Archuleta County, Colorado Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74515
75+275
35 to 54191
55 to 64173
18 to 34100

Archuleta County, Colorado Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,09711.80%
Hispanic1166.81%
Other Race1029.87%
2+ Races2620.47%
Native American158.82%
Asian75.79%
Black73.78%

Archuleta County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Archuleta County, Colorado Veterans by Education

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8.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Archuleta County, Colorado Veterans by Education

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57.6%

Labor Force Participation

54.6%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Archuleta County, Colorado Employment by Age

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Archuleta County, Colorado Employment by Race

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Archuleta County, Colorado 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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28.77%

Born in Archuleta County, Colorado

95.00%

Native Born

5.00%

Foreign Born

2.03%

Non Citizen

2.97%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.00% of Archuleta County, Colorado residents were born in the United States, with 28.77% having been born in Colorado. 2.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Archuleta County, Colorado Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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