Baca County, Colorado Population 2022

Baca County, Colorado's estimated population is 3,572 with a growth rate of -0.08% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Baca County, Colorado is the 57th largest county in Colorado. The 2010 Population was 3,807 and has seen a growth of -6.17% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
18901,4790.00%
1900759-720-48.68%
19102,5161,757231.49%
19208,7216,205246.62%
193010,5701,84921.20%
19406,207-4,363-41.28%
19507,9641,75728.31%
19606,310-1,654-20.77%
19705,674-636-10.08%
19805,419-255-4.49%
19904,556-863-15.93%
20103,807-749-16.44%
20113,778-29-0.76%
20123,722-56-1.48%
20133,656-66-1.77%
20143,587-69-1.89%
20153,555-32-0.89%
20163,530-25-0.70%
20173,554240.68%
20183,584300.84%
20193,581-3-0.08%
20203,578-3-0.08%
20213,575-3-0.08%
20223,572-3-0.08%
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Baca County, Colorado Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,28792.07%
Black or African American330.92%
American Indian and Alaska Native711.99%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander20.06%
Some Other Race762.13%
Two or More Races1012.83%
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Baca County, Colorado Population by Race

Baca County, Colorado Population Pyramid 2022

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Baca County, Colorado Median Age

45.9


Total

41.5


Male

50.2


Female

Baca County, Colorado Adults

There are 2,824 adults, (938 of whom are seniors) in Baca County, Colorado.

Baca County, Colorado Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

49.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Baca County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

1,780

49.86%

Male

1,790

50.14%

Baca County, Colorado Population by Age

Baca County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Baca County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.4%17.6%
Female75.4%24.6%
All71.3%28.7%
Non Family58.6%41.4%
Male55.4%44.6%

71.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Baca County, Colorado Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7282.0271.3
Married8532.7882.4
Male831.5955.4
Female1141.8575.4
Non Family6781.1358.6

2.56

Average Family Size

2.02

Average Household Size

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Baca County, Colorado Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1405.33%
9th to 12th Grade2298.71%
High School Graduate78729.94%
Some College60122.86%
Associates Degree29511.22%
Bachelors Degree42716.24%
Graduate Degree1505.71%
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Baca County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Baca County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,2132,013542
Native American717110
2+ Races67488
Hispanic26311518
Other Race6981
Black3333
Islander2

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 24.49%.

Baca County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,438$32,061$25,644
Less Than 9th Grade$22,826$24,130$10,769
High School Graduate$26,625$32,250$22,500
Some College$26,494$30,357$19,500
Bachelors Degree$37,500$35,125$38,413
Graduate Degree$48,920$55,833$48,125

$28,438

Average Earnings

$32,061

Average Male

$25,644

Average Female

Baca County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Baca County, Colorado Language by Age

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Baca County, Colorado Language

94.59% of Baca County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 5.41% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.70% of the population.

Baca County, Colorado Language

Baca County, Colorado Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Islander22100.00%
Multiple1015049.50%
Native602338.33%
White2,89955018.97%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic40041.00%

18.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.11%

Male Poverty Rate

22.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Baca County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Baca County, Colorado is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Baca County, Colorado is Hispanic, with 1.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.51%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.85%.

Baca County, Colorado Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade31.14%
High School25.88%
Some College18.90%
Bachelors or Greater3.67%

Baca County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed7.59%
Male Unemployed75.00%
Female Employed13.16%
Female Unemployed23.08%

Baca County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Baca County, Colorado Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$34,655$52,051
Families$48,942$67,877
Married Families$51,577-
Non Families$22,000$26,714
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Income by Household Type

Baca County, Colorado Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

59.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.7%

Male Marriage Rate

59.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Baca County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

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Baca County, Colorado Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Baca County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

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Baca County, Colorado Marital Status

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246

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War26
First Gulf War33
Vietnam94
Korea26
World War II10

Baca County, Colorado Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5426
55 to 6416
65 to 7494
75+110

Baca County, Colorado Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White2238.66%
Native American1318.31%
2+ Races1014.93%

Baca County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Baca County, Colorado Veterans by Education

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6.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Baca County, Colorado Veterans by Education

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56.2%

Labor Force Participation

55.2%

Employment Rate

1.5%

Unemployment Rate

Baca County, Colorado Employment by Age

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Baca County, Colorado Employment by Race

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Baca 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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53.00%

Born in Baca County, Colorado

95.63%

Native Born

4.37%

Foreign Born

3.42%

Non Citizen

0.95%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.63% of Baca County, Colorado residents were born in the United States, with 53.00% having been born in Colorado. 3.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Baca 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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