Grand County, Colorado Population 2021

Grand County, Colorado's estimated population is 16,180 with a growth rate of 1.40% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Grand County, Colorado is the 33rd largest county in Colorado. The 2010 Population was 14,796 and has seen a growth of 9.35% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202116,1802231.40%
202015,9572231.42%
201915,7342231.44%
201815,5111470.96%
201715,3641851.22%
201615,1794533.08%
201514,7261671.15%
201414,5592471.73%
201314,312910.64%
201214,221-342-2.35%
201114,563-233-1.57%
201014,7966,83085.74%
19907,9664916.57%
19807,4753,36882.01%
19704,10755015.46%
19603,557-406-10.24%
19503,96337610.48%
19403,5871,47970.16%
19302,108-551-20.72%
19202,65979742.80%
19101,8621,121151.28%
190074113722.68%
189060418744.84%
18804170.00%
2021 Growth Rate
1.40%
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Founded
February 2, 1874
2010 Population
14,796
Growth Since 2010
9.35%
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Grand County, Colorado Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White14,51094.82%
Some Other Race2131.39%
Asian2131.39%
Two or More Races1751.14%
Black or African American1721.12%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander170.11%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.02%
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Grand County, Colorado Population by Race

Grand County, Colorado Population Pyramid $2021

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Grand County, Colorado Median Age

42.9


Total

42.5


Male

43.8


Female

Grand County, Colorado Adults

There are 12,634 adults, (2,561 of whom are seniors) in Grand County, Colorado.

Grand County, Colorado Age Dependency

51.9

Age Dependency Ratio

25.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

26.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Grand County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

7,216

47.15%

Male

8,087

52.85%

Grand County, Colorado Population by Age

Grand County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Grand County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.4%19.6%
All68.5%31.5%
Non Family58.2%41.8%
Female46.9%53.1%
Male46.2%53.8%

68.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Grand County, Colorado Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,8842.5568.5
Married3,0182.9580.4
Non Family2,2841.5958.2
Female4264.1746.9
Male1564.5846.2

3.07

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

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Grand County, Colorado Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1961.69%
9th to 12th Grade4333.74%
High School Graduate3,10026.77%
Some College2,56022.11%
Associates Degree8967.74%
Bachelors Degree3,11126.86%
Graduate Degree1,28511.10%
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Grand County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Grand County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White10,46910,0964,199
Hispanic774538149
Other Race15610853
Asian15013517
Black13513515
Islander1717
2+ Races66
Native American33

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 40.11%.

Grand County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,084$48,012$32,761
Less Than 9th Grade$$$43,654
High School Graduate$32,917$48,051$24,907
Some College$39,863$48,412$32,111
Bachelors Degree$38,492$38,967$37,444
Graduate Degree$43,229$82,917$39,468

$39,084

Average Earnings

$48,012

Average Male

$32,761

Average Female

Grand County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Grand County, Colorado Language by Age

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Grand County, Colorado Language

94.05% of Grand County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 5.95% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.80% of the population.

Grand County, Colorado Language

Grand County, Colorado Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,3099266.96%
Hispanic1,32639029.41%
Asian2139343.66%
Other2135324.88%
Black1611710.56%

9.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.04%

Male Poverty Rate

9.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Grand County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Grand County, Colorado is Asian, with 43.66% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Grand County, Colorado is White, with 6.96% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.09%.

Grand County, Colorado Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.81%
High School13.49%
Some College5.89%
Bachelors or Greater4.53%

Grand County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed14.84%
Male Employed9.21%
Female Employed7.68%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Grand County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Grand County, Colorado Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$71,198$86,284
Families$85,453$101,573
Married Families$90,890-
Non Families$45,583$58,973
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Income by Household Type

Grand County, Colorado Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.6%

Male Marriage Rate

52.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Grand County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

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Grand 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 45-54.

Grand County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

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Grand County, Colorado Marital Status

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1,181

Number of Veterans

1,157

Male Veterans

24

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam700
First Gulf War151
Second Gulf War95
World War II69
Korea60

Grand County, Colorado Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74429
75+265
55 to 64253
35 to 54172
18 to 3462

Grand County, Colorado Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1519.54%
Hispanic515.71%
Other Race3019.23%

Grand County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Grand County, Colorado Veterans by Education

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3.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

10.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grand County, Colorado Veterans by Education

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69.2%

Labor Force Participation

67%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

Grand County, Colorado Employment by Age

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Grand County, Colorado Employment by Race

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Grand 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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40.07%

Born in Grand County, Colorado

94.57%

Native Born

5.43%

Foreign Born

3.05%

Non Citizen

2.38%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.57% of Grand County, Colorado residents were born in the United States, with 40.07% having been born in Colorado. 3.05% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Grand 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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