Population Demographics for La Plata County, Colorado in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population51,334100
White44,54686
Hispanic or Latino6,05611
American Indian2,9875
Some Other Race1,6803
Two or More Races1,6003
Asian286Below 1%
Black or African American204Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population26,13825,19651,334
White22,72921,81744,546
Hispanic or Latino3,1062,9506,056
American Indian1,4371,5502,987
Some Other Race8967841,680
Two or More Races8147861,600
Asian114172286
Black or African American13470204

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Demographic population totals

Total population in La Plata County

 
Total Population:51,334
Male Population:26,138
Female Population:25,196

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in La Plata County

 
Both sexes38
Male37
Female39

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in La Plata County

 
Total Population:49,619
Male Population:25,209
Under 5 years:1,511
5 to 9 years:1,506
10 to 14 years:1,420
15 to 17 years:956
18 and 19 years:597
20 years:364
21 years:375
22 to 24 years:1,208
25 to 29 years:1,887
30 to 34 years:1,658
35 to 39 years:1,712
40 to 44 years:1,547
45 to 49 years:1,796
50 to 54 years:2,062
55 to 59 years:2,030
60 and 61 years:746
62 to 64 years:982
65 and 66 years:514
67 to 69 years:613
70 to 74 years:738
75 to 79 years:467
80 to 84 years:309
85 years and over:211
Female Population:24,410
Under 5 years:1,386
5 to 9 years:1,424
10 to 14 years:1,382
15 to 17 years:876
18 and 19 years:488
20 years:284
21 years:377
22 to 24 years:1,076
25 to 29 years:1,657
30 to 34 years:1,556
35 to 39 years:1,535
40 to 44 years:1,566
45 to 49 years:1,890
50 to 54 years:2,165
55 to 59 years:2,144
60 and 61 years:712
62 to 64 years:865
65 and 66 years:492
67 to 69 years:564
70 to 74 years:690
75 to 79 years:461
80 to 84 years:395
85 years and over:425

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in La Plata County

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in La Plata County

 
Total:21,100
Family led homes:12,982
Husband-wife family:10,393
Other family:2,589
Population of male led with no wife present:887
Population female led with no husband present:1,702
Population of Nonfamily homes:8,118
Population living alone:5,689
Population not living alone:2,429

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in La Plata County with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:21,100
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:5,772
Population of family homes:5,723
Husband-wife family:4,028
Under 6 years only:1,082
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:826
6 to 17 years only:2,120
Other family:1,695
Male householder, no wife present:545
Under 6 years only:125
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:83
6 to 17 years only:337
Female led with no husband present:1,150
Under 6 years only:246
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:195
6 to 17 years only:709
Nonfamily households:49
Male led households:33
Under 6 years only:6
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1
6 to 17 years only:26
Female led householder:16
Under 6 years only:2
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:2
6 to 17 years only:12
Households with no people under 18 years:15,328
Family households:7,259
Husband-wife family:6,365
Other family:894
Male led with no wife present:342
Female led with no husband present:552
Nonfamily households:8,069
Male led householder:4,227
Female led householder:3,842

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in La Plata County, by type

 
Total Home Population:21,100
Population of Family homes:12,982
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:341
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,829
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:2,569
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:3,131
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:1,575
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:1,301
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:1,456
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:622
Population of 85 year olds and over:158
Population of Nonfamily Homes:8,118
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,029
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:1,411
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:933
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:1,357
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:906
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:752
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:871
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:529
Population of 85 year olds and over:330

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in La Plata County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:21,100
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:6,618
1-person household:2,246
2-or-more-person household:4,372
Family households:4,077
Nonfamily households:295
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:14,482
1-person household:3,443
2-or-more-person household:11,039
Family homes:8,905
Nonfamily homes:2,134

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in La Plata County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:21,100
Home has three or more generations:418
Home does not have three or more generations:20,682

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in La Plata County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:10,453
Unmarried partner of home lead present:777
In family homes:747
Population of male led and male partner homes:25
Population of male led and female partner households:308
Population of female led and female partner households:36
Population of female led and male partner households:378
In nonfamily homes:30
Population of male led and male partner homes:0
Population of male led and female partner homes:24
Population of female led and female partner homes:0
Population of female led and male partner homes:6
No unmarried partner of home lead present:9,676
In family homes:9,643
Population of husband-wife family homes:7,539
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:575
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:1,529
In nonfamily homes:33

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in La Plata County

 
Total Population:37,137
Population Under 18 years:10,323
Population 18 years and over:26,814

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in La Plata County have lived in one place.

 
Total:21,100
Population of Owner occupied homes:14,112
Family home:10,029
Nonfamily homess:4,083
Male led home:2,009
Living alone:1,537
Not living alone:472
Female led home:2,074
Living alone:1,657
Not living alone:417
Population of Renter occupied homes:6,988
Family run homes:2,953
Husband-wife family:1,725
Other family:1,228
Male led with no wife present:412
Female led with no husband present:816
Nonfamily Homes:4,035
Male led homes:2,251
Male living alone:1,362
Male not living alone:889
Female led homes:1,784
Females living alone:1,133
Females not living alone:651