Mineral County, Colorado Population 2021

Mineral County, Colorado's estimated population is 763 with a growth rate of -0.39% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mineral County, Colorado is the 64th largest county in Colorado. The 2010 Population was 704 and has seen a growth of 8.38% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021763-3-0.39%
2020766-3-0.39%
2019769-3-0.39%
2018772192.52%
2017753-3-0.40%
2016756121.61%
2015744405.68%
2014704-28-3.83%
2013732131.81%
201271981.13%
201171170.99%
201070414626.16%
1990558-246-30.60%
1980804182.29%
197078636285.38%
1960424-274-39.26%
1950698-277-28.41%
194097533552.34%
1930640-139-17.84%
1920779-460-37.13%
19101,239-674-35.23%
19001,9130.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.39%
County Website
Founded
March 27, 1893
County Seat
2010 Population
704
Growth Since 2010
8.38%
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Mineral County, Colorado Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White72087.38%
Some Other Race435.22%
Two or More Races364.37%
American Indian and Alaska Native121.46%
Black or African American91.09%
Asian40.49%
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Mineral County, Colorado Population by Race

Mineral County, Colorado Population Pyramid $2021

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Mineral County, Colorado Median Age

56.1


Total

55.8


Male

56.2


Female

Mineral County, Colorado Adults

There are 728 adults, (221 of whom are seniors) in Mineral County, Colorado.

Mineral County, Colorado Age Dependency

62.5

Age Dependency Ratio

43.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

18.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Mineral County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

402

48.79%

Male

422

51.21%

Mineral County, Colorado Population by Age

Mineral County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mineral County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90%10%
All86.6%13.4%
Non Family84.6%15.4%
Female68.4%31.6%
Male0%100%

86.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mineral County, Colorado Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3672.286.6
Married2412.5390
Non Family1041.2284.6
Female193.3768.4
Male32.330

2.39

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

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Mineral County, Colorado Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade81.15%
9th to 12th Grade101.43%
High School Graduate11015.78%
Some College19327.69%
Associates Degree527.46%
Bachelors Degree21230.42%
Graduate Degree11216.07%
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Mineral County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Mineral County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White640623307
Hispanic42419
Other Race23236
2+ Races1818
Black988
Asian44

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 88.89%.

Mineral County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,326$40,833$17,426
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$36,250$42,143$12,500
Some College$31,010$32,788$22,250
Bachelors Degree$$31,875$12,250
Graduate Degree$45,417$53,214$

$31,326

Average Earnings

$40,833

Average Male

$17,426

Average Female

Mineral County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Mineral County, Colorado Language by Age

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Mineral County, Colorado Language

97.65% of Mineral County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 2.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.24% of the population.

Mineral County, Colorado Language

Mineral County, Colorado Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7128511.94%
Hispanic792025.32%
Native1212100.00%
Black99100.00%
Other43613.95%

13.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.85%

Male Poverty Rate

15.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mineral County, Colorado

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mineral County, Colorado is White, with 11.94% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 15.12%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.09%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.18%.

Mineral County, Colorado Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade38.89%
High School12.73%
Some College12.65%
Bachelors or Greater6.79%

Mineral County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed16.75%
Male Employed7.24%

Mineral County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Mineral County, Colorado Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$62,188$74,266
Families$65,313$81,834
Married Families$69,844-
Non Families$43,529$48,138
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Income by Household Type

Mineral County, Colorado Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

65.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.0%

Male Marriage Rate

64.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Mineral County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

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Mineral 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.

Mineral County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

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Mineral County, Colorado Marital Status

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79

Number of Veterans

73

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam47
First Gulf War12
World War II5
Korea
Second Gulf War

Mineral County, Colorado Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7425
75+24
55 to 6423
35 to 547
18 to 34

Mineral County, Colorado Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White7511.23%
Hispanic48.16%
Other Race413.79%

Mineral County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Mineral County, Colorado Veterans by Education

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11.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mineral County, Colorado Veterans by Education

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58.8%

Labor Force Participation

57.3%

Employment Rate

2.6%

Unemployment Rate

Mineral County, Colorado Employment by Age

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Mineral County, Colorado Employment by Race

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Mineral 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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34.59%

Born in Mineral County, Colorado

98.67%

Native Born

1.33%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

1.33%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.67% of Mineral County, Colorado residents were born in the United States, with 34.59% having been born in Colorado. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Mineral 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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