Jackson County, Colorado Population 2021

Jackson County, Colorado's estimated population is 1,386 with a growth rate of -0.22% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jackson County, Colorado is the 62nd largest county in Colorado. The 2010 Population was 1,389 and has seen a growth of -0.22% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20211,386-3-0.22%
20201,389-3-0.22%
20191,392-3-0.22%
20181,395201.45%
20171,375171.25%
20161,35850.37%
20151,353-32-2.31%
20141,385493.67%
20131,336110.83%
20121,325-32-2.36%
20111,357-32-2.30%
20101,389-216-13.46%
19901,605-258-13.85%
19801,863522.87%
19701,811533.01%
19601,758-218-11.03%
19501,9761789.90%
19401,79841229.73%
19301,386463.43%
19201,34032732.28%
19101,0130.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.22%
Founded
May 5, 1909
County Seat
2010 Population
1,389
Growth Since 2010
-0.22%
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Jackson County, Colorado Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,23497.86%
Some Other Race221.74%
Two or More Races50.40%
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Jackson County, Colorado Population by Race

Jackson County, Colorado Population Pyramid $2021

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Jackson County, Colorado Median Age

51.6


Total

51.9


Male

51.4


Female

Jackson County, Colorado Adults

There are 1,076 adults, (357 of whom are seniors) in Jackson County, Colorado.

Jackson County, Colorado Age Dependency

75.4

Age Dependency Ratio

49.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

613

48.61%

Male

648

51.39%

Jackson County, Colorado Population by Age

Jackson County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Jackson County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Married82.4%17.6%
All79.9%20.1%
Male76.7%23.3%
Non Family73.9%26.1%

79.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jackson County, Colorado Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5582.2479.9
Married3362.6382.4
Non Family1761.2873.9
Male303.3376.7
Female162.56100

2.64

Average Family Size

2.24

Average Household Size

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Jackson County, Colorado Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade464.72%
9th to 12th Grade777.91%
High School Graduate27428.13%
Some College31532.34%
Associates Degree676.88%
Bachelors Degree16817.25%
Graduate Degree272.77%
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Jackson County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Jackson County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White821778179
Hispanic1486916
Other Race179
2+ Races54

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.76%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 21.80%.

Jackson County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,542$40,000$25,000
Less Than 9th Grade$22,431$23,482$
High School Graduate$30,966$32,813$24,688
Some College$25,875$43,750$23,250
Bachelors Degree$53,007$53,971$48,750
Graduate Degree$36,250$41,389$

$28,542

Average Earnings

$40,000

Average Male

$25,000

Average Female

Jackson County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Jackson County, Colorado Language by Age

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Jackson County, Colorado Language

91.12% of Jackson County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 8.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 8.88% of the population.

Jackson County, Colorado Language

Jackson County, Colorado Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,031726.98%
Hispanic2194821.92%
Multiple5120.00%

9.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.40%

Male Poverty Rate

10.95%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jackson County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Colorado is Hispanic, with 21.92% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Colorado is White, with 6.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.10%.

Jackson County, Colorado Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade15.57%
High School8.09%
Bachelors or Greater5.64%
Some College5.50%

Jackson County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed54.55%
Female Employed12.32%
Male Employed2.52%

Jackson County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Jackson County, Colorado Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,300$64,192
Families$61,429$74,109
Married Families$66,250-
Non Families$30,938$41,140
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Income by Household Type

Jackson County, Colorado Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

63.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.7%

Male Marriage Rate

61.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Jackson County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

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Jackson County, Colorado Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Jackson County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

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Jackson County, Colorado Marital Status

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153

Number of Veterans

144

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam56
First Gulf War32
Second Gulf War13
Korea3
World War II

Jackson County, Colorado Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7451
75+48
35 to 5431
55 to 6422
18 to 341

Jackson County, Colorado Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White15314.59%
Hispanic1810.98%

Jackson County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Jackson County, Colorado Veterans by Education

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7.19%

Veteran Poverty Rate

1.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jackson County, Colorado Veterans by Education

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58.9%

Labor Force Participation

57.9%

Employment Rate

1.7%

Unemployment Rate

Jackson County, Colorado Employment by Age

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Jackson County, Colorado Employment by Race

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Jackson 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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44.17%

Born in Jackson County, Colorado

94.29%

Native Born

5.71%

Foreign Born

2.14%

Non Citizen

3.57%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.29% of Jackson County, Colorado residents were born in the United States, with 44.17% having been born in Colorado. 2.14% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Jackson 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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