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The Coal Creek Census Designated Place had a population of 2,435 as of July 1, 2015. Coal Creek ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Colorado. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Coal Creek is located at latitude 39.9047 and longitude -105.3721 in Boulder County. The formal boundaries for the Coal Creek Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 9.39 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Boulder County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 8,599 feet.
While the primary coordinates for Coal Creek Census Designated Place are located in Boulder County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into Gilpin County, and Jefferson County.
The Coal Creek Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: ) has a U5 Census Class Code which indicates populated place that is also a census designated place with the same name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Colorado is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Coal Creek Census Designated Place is located within Golden Division of Boulder County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Coal Creek population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||2,433|
|Population in Familes||1,923|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2|
|Average Household Size||2.17|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,343 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||954 (71.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||168 (12.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||221 (16.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$314,126|
|Average Home Value||$334,303|
|Median Household Income||$92,093|
|Average Household Income||$117,519|
|Per Capita Income||$53,740|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.03%|
|Per Capita Income||3.67%|
The table below compares Coal Creek to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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.
|Total Population||# 153||67th|
|Population Density1||# 344||25th|
|Diversity Index2||# 398||13th|
|Median Household Income||# 57||88th|
|Per Capita Income||# 29||94th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.