Colorado County, TX Demographic Data

Colorado County, TX Summary

Colorado County is located in Texas
  • Population: 20,772
  • Area: 973.69 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 960.27 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 13.41 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 21.33 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 213.25 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Colorado County, TX Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
10,526
51%
50.8
Male
10,231
49%
49.2
Total Population
20,757
 
321,419,000

Colorado County, TX Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
1,204
5.8% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
1,631
7.9% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
1,176
5.7% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
1,355
6.5% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
1,063
5.1% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
2,068
10.0% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
2,083
10.0% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
2,886
13.9% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
1,580
7.6% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
1,518
7.3% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
2,209
10.6% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
1,247
6.0% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
737
3.6% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
15,953
76.9%
77.1
Female
8,088
50.7%
51.4
Male
7,865
49.3%
48.6
21 Years and over
15,268
73.6%
72.9
62 Years and over
5,026
24.2%
18.3
65 Years and over
4,193
20.2%
14.9
Female
2,266
54.0%
55.9
Male
1,927
46.0%
44.1
Median Age (years)
44
NR
NR

Colorado County, TX Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
20,707
99.8% 
96.9
White
16,620
80.1% 
73.1
Black or African American
2,831
13.6% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
111
0.5% 
0.8
Asian
38
0.2% 
5.4
Asian Indian
0
0.0% 
1.2
Chinese
0
0.0% 
1.3
Filipino
34
0.2% 
0.9
Japanese
0
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
4
0.0% 
0.5
Vietnamese
0
0.0% 
0.5
Other Asian
0
0.0% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
0
0.0% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
0
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
1,107
5.3% 
4.8
Two or More Races
50
0.2% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
5,780
27.8% 
17.6
Mexican
5,303
25.5% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
10
0.0% 
1.7
Cuban
9
0.0% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
458
2.2% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
14,977
72.2% 
82.4

Colorado County, TX Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
1,157
8.1% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
1,348
9.4% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
5,564
38.8% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
2,746
19.2% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
901
6.3% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
2,006
14.0% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
606
4.2% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
2,505
17.5%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
11,823
82.5%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
2,612
18.2%
30.6

Colorado County, TX Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
4,163
24.9%
33.5%
Now Married
9,149
54.6%
47.5
Divorced
1,565
9.3%
11.0%
Separated
300
1.8%
2.1
Widowed
1,569
9.4
5.8%

Colorado County, TX Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
15,118
77.3%
78.5%
Languages other than english
4,435
22.7%
21.5%
Spanish
4,167
21.3%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
230
1.2%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
38
0.2%
3.5%
Other Languages
0
0.0%
1.0%

Colorado County, TX Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
632
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
566
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
930
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
709
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
1,328
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
1,300
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
713
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
918
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
298
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
263
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
46,618
 
55,775
Per capita income
25,578
 
29,979

Colorado County, TX Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
853
9.3%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
553
6.0%
9.8
Construction
714
7.8%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
2,200
24.0%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
530
5.8%
6.5
Information
68
0.7%
2.1
Manufacturing
908
9.9%
10.3
Other services except public administration
424
4.6%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
390
4.3%
11.3
Public administration
324
3.5%
4.6
Retail trade
1,134
12.4%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
664
7.2%
5.1
Wholesale trade
407
4.4%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
1,483
16.2%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
2,661
29.0%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
1,601
17.5%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
1,870
20.4%
23.6%
Service occupations
1,554
16.9%
18.0%

Colorado County, TX Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
9,097
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
7,937
87.2%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
708
7.8%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
103
1.1%
5.2
Walked
169
1.9%
2.8
Other means
18
0.2%
1.8
Worked at home
162
1.8%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
21.0
 
26.0

Colorado County, TX Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
411
5.4%
8.9
1 vehicles
2,116
27.6%
33.5
2 vehicles
3,437
44.9%
37.2
3 or more
1,693
22.1%
20.3

Colorado County, TX Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
7,657
72.6%
87.7
Owner Occupied
6,206
81.1%
63.0
Renter Occupied
1,451
18.9%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
2,887
27.4%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
3
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
6
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0

Colorado County, TX Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
10,544
1 room
90
0.9%
2.3
2 rooms
31
0.3%
2.5
3 rooms
645
6.1%
9.0
4 rooms
1,278
12.1%
16.6
5 rooms
2,700
25.6%
20.0
6 rooms
2,919
27.7%
17.9
7 rooms
1,429
13.6%
12.1
8 rooms
853
8.1%
8.5
9 rooms or more
599
5.7%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 

Colorado County, TX Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
10,544
 
 
1-unit, detached
8,306
78.8%
61.4
1-unit, attached
125
1.2%
5.8
2-units
93
0.9%
3.7
3 or 4 units
31
0.3%
4.5
5 to 9 units
103
1.0%
4.8
10 to 19 units
65
0.6%
4.6
20 or more units
121
1.1%
8.8
Mobile home
1,677
15.9%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
23
0.2%
0.1

Colorado County, TX Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
1,189
11.3%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
990
9.4%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
1,306
12.4%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
1,049
9.9%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
1,528
14.5%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
1,423
13.5%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
1,297
12.3%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
1,658
15.7%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
100
0.9%
2.5%
2014 or later
4
0.0%
0.5%

Colorado County, TX Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
2,040
26.6%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
1,746
22.8%
4.7
Electricity
3,713
48.5%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
10
0.1%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
93
1.2%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
51
0.7%
0.5
No fuel used
4
0.1%
1.2

Colorado County, TX Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
2,324
 
47140700.0
Less than $500
19
0.8%
1.5%
$2,500 to $2,999
88
3.8%
6.8%
$2,000 to $2,499
130
5.6%
11.8%
$3,000 or more
169
7.3%
9.9%
$1,500 to 1,999
310
13.3%
20.3%
$500 to $999
795
34.2%
20.5%
$1,000 to 1,499
813
35.0%
29.2%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
1,146
49.9%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
179
7.8%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
238
10.4%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
203
8.8%
7.3%
35.0% or more
529
23.1%
22.3%
Not Computed
29
NR
NR

Colorado County, TX Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
1,221 
 
41,410,200 
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
1.7%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
1.5%
$1,500 to $1,999
0
0.0%
11.0%
$2,000 to $2,499
7
0.6%
4.1%
$1,000 to $1,499
155
12.7%
27.9%
Less than $500
327
26.8%
11.0%
$500 to $999
732
60.0%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
230
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
703
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
290
23.8%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
173
14.2%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
166
13.7%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
106
8.7%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
86
7.1%
9.2%
35.0% or more
395
32.5%
41.4%
Not Computed
235
NR
NR

Colorado County, TX Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
6,206
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
1,310
21.1%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
1,563
25.2%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
936
15.1%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
635
10.2%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
685
11.0%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
660
10.6%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
325
5.2%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
92
1.5%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
109,800
 
194,500
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