Phillips County, Colorado Population 2021

Phillips County, Colorado's estimated population is 4,225 with a growth rate of -0.47% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Phillips County, Colorado is the 55th largest county in Colorado. The 2010 Population was 4,469 and has seen a growth of -5.46% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20214,225-20-0.47%
20204,245-20-0.47%
20194,265-20-0.47%
20184,285-3-0.07%
20174,28880.19%
20164,280-47-1.09%
20154,327-65-1.48%
20144,39290.21%
20134,383-34-0.77%
20124,417160.36%
20114,401-68-1.52%
20104,4692806.68%
19904,189-353-7.77%
19804,5424119.95%
19704,131-309-6.96%
19604,440-484-9.83%
19504,924-24-0.49%
19404,948-849-14.65%
19305,7972985.42%
19205,4992,32072.98%
19103,1791,596100.82%
19001,583-1,059-40.08%
18902,6420.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-0.47%
County Website
Founded
March 27, 1889
County Seat
2010 Population
4,469
Growth Since 2010
-5.46%
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Phillips County, Colorado Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,14696.64%
Two or More Races651.52%
Some Other Race481.12%
Asian220.51%
Black or African American90.21%
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Phillips County, Colorado Population by Race

Phillips County, Colorado Population Pyramid $2021

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Phillips County, Colorado Median Age

37.1


Total

34.4


Male

39.5


Female

Phillips County, Colorado Adults

There are 3,147 adults, (741 of whom are seniors) in Phillips County, Colorado.

Phillips County, Colorado Age Dependency

78.3

Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Phillips County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

2,064

48.11%

Male

2,226

51.89%

Phillips County, Colorado Population by Age

Phillips County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Phillips County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.4%18.6%
All71.9%28.1%
Female69%31%
Non Family61.5%38.5%
Male29%71%

71.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Phillips County, Colorado Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6892.4971.9
Married9403.381.4
Non Family5741.1361.5
Female1133.0869
Male621.8229

3.15

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

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Phillips County, Colorado Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1374.89%
9th to 12th Grade1856.61%
High School Graduate92733.11%
Some College52718.82%
Associates Degree35712.75%
Bachelors Degree46416.57%
Graduate Degree2037.25%
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Phillips County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Phillips County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,2732,125614
Hispanic47630238
2+ Races46398
Other Race188
Asian777
Black55

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Phillips County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,773$48,099$25,368
Less Than 9th Grade$30,982$36,699$
High School Graduate$40,852$47,745$14,637
Some College$39,492$47,589$30,833
Bachelors Degree$39,188$51,027$35,726
Graduate Degree$54,167$52,639$57,292

$39,773

Average Earnings

$48,099

Average Male

$25,368

Average Female

Phillips County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

Phillips County, Colorado Language by Age

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Phillips County, Colorado Language

77.41% of Phillips County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 22.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 22.36% of the population.

Phillips County, Colorado Language

Phillips County, Colorado Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,0982197.07%
Hispanic1,027302.92%
Multiple651421.54%

6.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.13%

Male Poverty Rate

7.12%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Phillips County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in Phillips County, Colorado is Multiple, with 21.54% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Phillips County, Colorado is Hispanic, with 2.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.13%.

Phillips County, Colorado Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College10.73%
High School5.32%
Bachelors or Greater5.03%
Less Than 9th Grade3.93%

Phillips County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed50.00%
Female Unemployed30.00%
Male Employed3.96%
Female Employed2.76%

Phillips County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Phillips County, Colorado Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$51,155$65,218
Families$62,009$75,427
Married Families$70,500-
Non Families$35,000$43,843
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Income by Household Type

Phillips County, Colorado Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

58.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

61.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Phillips County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

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Phillips County, Colorado Marriage

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

Phillips County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

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Phillips County, Colorado Marital Status

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257

Number of Veterans

228

Male Veterans

29

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam113
First Gulf War50
World War II18
Second Gulf War18
Korea11

Phillips County, Colorado Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7474
35 to 5469
75+62
55 to 6445
18 to 347

Phillips County, Colorado Veterans by Age

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Phillips County, Colorado Veterans by Race

Phillips County, Colorado Veterans by Education

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8.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Phillips County, Colorado Veterans by Education

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60.9%

Labor Force Participation

60.1%

Employment Rate

1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Phillips County, Colorado Employment by Age

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Phillips County, Colorado Employment by Race

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Phillips 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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57.46%

Born in Phillips County, Colorado

85.94%

Native Born

14.06%

Foreign Born

10.42%

Non Citizen

3.64%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

85.94% of Phillips County, Colorado residents were born in the United States, with 57.46% having been born in Colorado. 10.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Phillips 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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