Eagle County, Colorado Population 2021

Eagle County, Colorado's estimated population is 55,495 with a growth rate of 0.33% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Eagle County, Colorado is the 16th largest county in Colorado. The 2010 Population was 52,099 and has seen a growth of 6.52% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202155,4951840.33%
202055,3111840.33%
201955,1271840.33%
201854,943140.03%
201754,9293880.71%
201654,5416761.25%
201553,8655891.11%
201453,2764600.87%
201352,8164820.92%
201252,3342830.54%
201152,051-48-0.09%
201052,09930,171137.59%
199021,9288,60864.62%
198013,3205,82277.65%
19707,4982,82160.32%
19604,6771894.21%
19504,488-873-16.28%
19405,3611,43736.62%
19303,92453915.92%
19203,38540013.40%
19102,985-23-0.76%
19003,008-717-19.25%
18903,7250.00%
2021 Growth Rate
0.33%
County Website
Founded
February 11, 1883
County Seat
2010 Population
52,099
Growth Since 2010
6.52%
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Eagle County, Colorado Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White48,59188.86%
Some Other Race3,9557.23%
Two or More Races9671.77%
Black or African American6421.17%
Asian3570.65%
American Indian and Alaska Native1350.25%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander340.06%
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Eagle County, Colorado Population by Race

Eagle County, Colorado Population Pyramid $2021

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Eagle County, Colorado Median Age

37


Total

37.2


Male

36.8


Female

Eagle County, Colorado Adults

There are 42,688 adults, (5,877 of whom are seniors) in Eagle County, Colorado.

Eagle County, Colorado Age Dependency

48.5

Age Dependency Ratio

16

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Eagle County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

25,621

46.86%

Male

29,060

53.14%

Eagle County, Colorado Population by Age

Eagle County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Eagle County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.4%22.6%
Male72.4%27.6%
All69.8%30.2%
Non Family59.7%40.3%
Female48.4%51.6%

69.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Eagle County, Colorado Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All18,171369.8
Married10,4063.2677.4
Non Family6,1492.2459.7
Female9244.3848.4
Male6924.172.4

3.27

Average Family Size

3

Average Household Size

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Eagle County, Colorado Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,4846.45%
9th to 12th Grade2,0385.29%
High School Graduate5,85415.20%
Some College6,30016.36%
Associates Degree3,6689.53%
Bachelors Degree13,05133.89%
Graduate Degree5,11013.27%
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Eagle County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Eagle County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White28,41328,09316,590
Hispanic8,9784,8591,161
Other Race1,954696112
Black642574175
2+ Races368362151
Asian145130101
Native American9168
Islander3434

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 69.66%.

Eagle County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,971$47,371$40,204
Less Than 9th Grade$27,460$29,644$21,913
High School Graduate$36,413$41,847$26,361
Some College$40,518$44,542$36,328
Bachelors Degree$50,850$53,873$46,804
Graduate Degree$68,636$90,375$52,791

$43,971

Average Earnings

$47,371

Average Male

$40,204

Average Female

Eagle County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Eagle County, Colorado Language by Age

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Eagle County, Colorado Language

71.17% of Eagle County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 28.83% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 25.41% of the population.

Eagle County, Colorado Language

Eagle County, Colorado Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White36,6262,2016.01%
Hispanic16,0281,95312.18%
Other3,9552957.46%
Asian3579025.21%
Black6356810.71%
Native1336347.37%

8.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.46%

Male Poverty Rate

9.76%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Eagle County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Eagle County, Colorado is Native, with 47.37% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Eagle County, Colorado is White, with 6.01% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.37%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.32%.

Eagle County, Colorado Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade12.42%
High School8.97%
Some College6.52%
Bachelors or Greater3.27%

Eagle County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed40.70%
Female Unemployed11.04%
Female Employed6.10%
Male Employed4.47%

Eagle County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Eagle County, Colorado Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$84,790$118,174
Families$94,149$130,461
Married Families$99,904-
Non Families$60,276$89,515
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Income by Household Type

Eagle County, Colorado Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

54.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Eagle County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

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Eagle 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 55-64.

Eagle County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

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Eagle County, Colorado Marital Status

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2,007

Number of Veterans

1,830

Male Veterans

177

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War684
Vietnam571
Second Gulf War422
Korea61
World War II

Eagle County, Colorado Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54738
75+379
65 to 74336
18 to 34311
55 to 64243

Eagle County, Colorado Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,8844.91%
Hispanic2041.91%
2+ Races427.28%
Black406.97%
Other Race371.41%
Asian41.49%

Eagle County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Eagle County, Colorado Veterans by Education

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4.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.62%

Veteran Disability Rate

Eagle County, Colorado Veterans by Education

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79.1%

Labor Force Participation

77.5%

Employment Rate

1.9%

Unemployment Rate

Eagle County, Colorado Employment by Age

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Eagle County, Colorado Employment by Race

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Eagle 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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32.79%

Born in Eagle County, Colorado

82.46%

Native Born

17.54%

Foreign Born

12.49%

Non Citizen

5.05%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

82.46% of Eagle County, Colorado residents were born in the United States, with 32.79% having been born in Colorado. 12.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Eagle 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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