Morgan County, Colorado Population 2021

Morgan County, Colorado's estimated population is 29,666 with a growth rate of 1.02% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Morgan County, Colorado is the 21st largest county in Colorado. The 2010 Population was 28,241 and has seen a growth of 5.05% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
202129,6662991.02%
202029,3672991.03%
201929,0682991.04%
201828,7694741.68%
201728,295960.34%
201628,199-53-0.19%
201528,2521490.53%
201428,103-120-0.43%
201328,223-25-0.09%
201228,248-204-0.72%
201128,4522110.75%
201028,2416,30228.73%
199021,939-574-2.55%
198022,5132,40811.98%
197020,105-1,087-5.13%
196021,1923,11817.25%
195018,0748605.00%
194017,214-1,070-5.85%
193018,2842,16013.40%
192016,1246,54768.36%
19109,5776,309193.05%
19003,2681,667104.12%
18901,6010.00%
2021 Growth Rate
1.02%
County Website
Founded
February 19, 1889
County Seat
2010 Population
28,241
Growth Since 2010
5.05%
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Morgan County, Colorado Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White25,31988.79%
Black or African American1,0383.64%
Two or More Races9823.44%
Some Other Race8623.02%
Asian1520.53%
American Indian and Alaska Native1140.40%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander500.18%
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Morgan County, Colorado Population by Race

Morgan County, Colorado Population Pyramid $2021

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Morgan County, Colorado Median Age

36.2


Total

34.8


Male

37.7


Female

Morgan County, Colorado Adults

There are 21,091 adults, (4,384 of whom are seniors) in Morgan County, Colorado.

Morgan County, Colorado Age Dependency

70.7

Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Morgan County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

14,169

49.69%

Male

14,348

50.31%

Morgan County, Colorado Population by Age

Morgan County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Morgan County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.9%23.1%
All64%36%
Male61.3%38.7%
Non Family49.4%50.6%
Female47.1%52.9%

64.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Morgan County, Colorado Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,9282.5764
Married5,6653.2476.9
Non Family3,2631.2249.4
Female1,3692.9447.1
Male6312.6961.3

3.09

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

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Morgan County, Colorado Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,05211.15%
9th to 12th Grade1,8279.93%
High School Graduate5,75931.30%
Some College3,84020.87%
Associates Degree1,7079.28%
Bachelors Degree2,02811.02%
Graduate Degree1,1886.46%
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Morgan County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Morgan County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White12,09610,8812,774
Hispanic5,4693,148335
Other Race59340723
2+ Races50045357
Black48924974
Asian1087725
Native American8341
Islander5011

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 90.60%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 23.15%.

Morgan County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,661$41,879$26,407
Less Than 9th Grade$33,258$35,459$23,897
High School Graduate$32,062$45,962$20,664
Some College$34,963$47,371$28,429
Bachelors Degree$42,452$47,614$34,697
Graduate Degree$42,935$53,750$41,581

$35,661

Average Earnings

$41,879

Average Male

$26,407

Average Female

Morgan County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Morgan County, Colorado Language by Age

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Morgan County, Colorado Language

72.96% of Morgan County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 27.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 22.00% of the population.

Morgan County, Colorado Language

Morgan County, Colorado Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,3311,74310.67%
Hispanic10,1541,05010.34%
Black1,02922922.25%
Multiple97310510.79%
Other862303.48%
Asian15242.63%
Native8522.35%

10.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.55%

Male Poverty Rate

13.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Morgan County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Morgan County, Colorado is Black, with 22.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Morgan County, Colorado is Native, with 2.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.63%.

Morgan County, Colorado Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade14.27%
Some College10.66%
High School9.98%
Bachelors or Greater4.74%

Morgan County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed16.00%
Male Unemployed14.47%
Female Employed7.17%
Male Employed3.52%

Morgan County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Morgan County, Colorado Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$53,682$64,702
Families$63,313$74,063
Married Families$73,507-
Non Families$26,493$39,349
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Income by Household Type

Morgan County, Colorado Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.5%

Male Marriage Rate

54.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Morgan County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

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Morgan 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 55-64.

Morgan County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

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Morgan County, Colorado Marital Status

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1,269

Number of Veterans

1,223

Male Veterans

46

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam442
Second Gulf War250
First Gulf War159
Korea114
World War II51

Morgan County, Colorado Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74327
75+309
35 to 54256
55 to 64246
18 to 34131

Morgan County, Colorado Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1215.94%
Hispanic2433.62%
Other Race9414.78%
2+ Races467.47%
Native American67.23%
Black20.28%

Morgan County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Morgan County, Colorado Veterans by Education

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2.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.31%

Veteran Disability Rate

Morgan County, Colorado Veterans by Education

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65%

Labor Force Participation

62.2%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Morgan County, Colorado Employment by Age

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Morgan County, Colorado Employment by Race

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Morgan 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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54.99%

Born in Morgan County, Colorado

84.48%

Native Born

15.52%

Foreign Born

10.24%

Non Citizen

5.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

84.48% of Morgan County, Colorado residents were born in the United States, with 54.99% having been born in Colorado. 10.24% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Morgan 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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