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Nederland, Colorado - Basic Facts

Nederland is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Nederland.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Boulder County at latitude 39.9614 and longitude -105.5108. Boulder County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 8,228 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Nederland (see map) encompass a land area of 1.48 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Nederland: Brownsville, Middle Border, Tungston Town.

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Nederland, CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 1,483
Population in Households 1,479
Population in Familes 989
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density1 979
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 678
Average Household Size 2.18
Family Households 358
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 760 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 382 (50.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 296 (38.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 82 (10.8%)
Median Home Value $394,196
Average Home Value $420,276


Median Household Income $53,903
Average Household Income $67,292
Per Capita Income $30,798
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.61% 1.03%
Households 0.74% 1.12%
Families 0.6% 0.99%
Median Household Income   4.27%
Per Capita Income   2.74%
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.


Nederland, CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Nederland to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 179 61st
Population Density1 # 188 59th
Diversity Index2 # 404 12th
Median Household Income # 201 56th
Per Capita Income # 164 64th

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