Niwot is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Niwot Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Boulder County at latitude 40.1039 and longitude -105.1708. Boulder County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,095 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Niwot Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 4 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Niwot: Modoc.Photos of the local Niwot, CO area
Also See: Niwot, CO ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||4,112|
|Population in Familes||3,495|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.51|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,725 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,320 (76.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||314 (18.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||90 ( 5.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$577,635|
|Average Home Value||$645,726|
|Median Household Income||$113,697|
|Average Household Income||$139,832|
|Per Capita Income||$55,503|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||6.1%|
|Per Capita Income||4.88%|
The table below compares Niwot 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.
|Total Population||# 117||75th|
|Population Density1||# 180||61st|
|Diversity Index2||# 379||17th|
|Median Household Income||# 22||95th|
|Per Capita Income||# 24||95th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.