Adams County CO Information

Advertisement

Adams County Subdivisions

Adams County CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 470,780
Population in Households 466,736
Population in Familes 388,715
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,044
Population Density1 403
Diversity Index2 73
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 163,351
Average Household Size 2.86
Family Households 115,216
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 171,101 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 100,952 (59.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 62,399 (36.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,750 ( 4.5%)
Median Home Value $229,786
Average Home Value $255,317
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $56,674
Average Household Income $71,772
Per Capita Income $25,053
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.23% 1.58%
Households 1.16% 1.55%
Families 1.1% 1.52%
Median Household Income   2.88%
Per Capita Income   2.28%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Advertisement

Adams County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Adams County to the other 64 counties and county equivalents in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 5 94th
Population Density1 # 6 92nd
Diversity Index2 # 3 98th
Median Household Income # 22 67th
Per Capita Income # 34 48th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.

Advertisement