San Juan County, Colorado Population 2021

San Juan County, Colorado's estimated population is 656 with a growth rate of -5.20% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. San Juan County, Colorado is the 65th largest county in Colorado. The 2010 Population was 708 and has seen a growth of -7.34% since this time.

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2021656-36-5.20%
2020692-36-4.95%
2019728-36-4.71%
2018764527.30%
2017712213.04%
201669120.29%
2015689-23-3.23%
2014712202.89%
20136920.00%
201269220.29%
2011690-18-2.54%
2010708-37-4.97%
1990745-88-10.56%
198083320.24%
1970831-18-2.12%
1960849-622-42.28%
19501,471322.22%
19401,439-496-25.63%
19301,93523513.82%
19201,700-1,363-44.50%
19103,06372130.79%
19002,34277048.98%
18901,57248544.62%
18801,0870.00%
2021 Growth Rate
-5.20%
County Website
Founded
January 31, 1876
County Seat
2010 Population
708
Growth Since 2010
-7.34%
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San Juan County, Colorado Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White57397.28%
Two or More Races101.70%
American Indian and Alaska Native61.02%
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San Juan County, Colorado Population by Race

San Juan County, Colorado Population Pyramid $2021

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San Juan County, Colorado Median Age

51.2


Total

50.5


Male

55.1


Female

San Juan County, Colorado Adults

There are 513 adults, (146 of whom are seniors) in San Juan County, Colorado.

San Juan County, Colorado Age Dependency

60.5

Age Dependency Ratio

39.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.7

Child Dependency Ratio

San Juan County, Colorado Sex Ratio

Female

297

50.42%

Male

292

49.58%

San Juan County, Colorado Population by Age

San Juan County, Colorado Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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San Juan County, Colorado Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married72.4%27.6%
All62.6%37.4%
Female57.1%42.9%
Non Family56.4%43.6%
Male0%100%

62.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

San Juan County, Colorado Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2892.0462.6
Non Family1561.2956.4
Married1232.7472.4
Female75.7157.1
Male33.670

2.8

Average Family Size

2.04

Average Household Size

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San Juan County, Colorado Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade244.95%
9th to 12th Grade61.24%
High School Graduate12525.77%
Some College12225.15%
Associates Degree357.22%
Bachelors Degree12726.19%
Graduate Degree469.48%
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San Juan County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

San Juan County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White419415157
Hispanic50306
2+ Races101010
Native American6

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

San Juan County, Colorado Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,491$40,625$39,375
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$35,250$37,813$19,750
Some College$40,952$40,357$47,500
Bachelors Degree$39,583$$38,750
Graduate Degree$75,625$78,000$

$40,491

Average Earnings

$40,625

Average Male

$39,375

Average Female

San Juan County, Colorado Earnings by Educational Attainment

San Juan County, Colorado Language by Age

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San Juan County, Colorado Language

82.98% of San Juan County, Colorado residents speak only English, while 17.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.70% of the population.

San Juan County, Colorado Language

San Juan County, Colorado Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White523254.78%
Native66100.00%

5.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.05%

Male Poverty Rate

8.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in San Juan County, Colorado

The race most likely to be in poverty in San Juan County, Colorado is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in San Juan County, Colorado is White, with 4.78% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.17%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.72%.

San Juan County, Colorado Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade33.33%
Some College9.55%
Bachelors or Greater3.47%
High School0.00%

San Juan County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed2.78%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

San Juan County, Colorado Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

San Juan County, Colorado Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$54,625$68,152
Families$61,250$79,083
Married Families$61,750-
Non Families$42,000$54,309
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Income by Household Type

San Juan County, Colorado Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

55.6%

Female Marriage Rate

San Juan County, Colorado Married by Age and Sex

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San Juan 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.

San Juan County, Colorado Marital Status by Race

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San Juan County, Colorado Marital Status

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62

Number of Veterans

54

Male Veterans

8

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam29
Korea13
Second Gulf War11
First Gulf War5
World War II

San Juan County, Colorado Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7421
75+19
18 to 3411
35 to 549
55 to 642

San Juan County, Colorado Veterans by Age

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San Juan County, Colorado Veterans by Race

San Juan County, Colorado Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

San Juan County, Colorado Veterans by Education

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67.2%

Labor Force Participation

65.9%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

San Juan County, Colorado Employment by Age

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San Juan County, Colorado Employment by Race

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San Juan 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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30.39%

Born in San Juan County, Colorado

97.11%

Native Born

2.89%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

2.89%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.11% of San Juan County, Colorado residents were born in the United States, with 30.39% 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 Latin America.

San Juan 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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