Broomfield County CO Information


Broomfield County Subdivisions

Broomfield County CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 64,412
Population in Households 64,130
Population in Familes 53,295
Population in Group Qrtrs 282
Population Density1 1,950
Diversity Index2 44


Total Households 25,015
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 17,292
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 26,406 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 17,421 (66.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,594 (28.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,391 ( 5.3%)
Median Home Value $339,944
Average Home Value $369,868


Median Household Income $85,783
Average Household Income $105,683
Per Capita Income $41,204
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 2.3% 2.41%
Households 2.52% 2.55%
Families 2.49% 2.54%
Median Household Income   2.54%
Per Capita Income   2.09%
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.


Broomfield County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Broomfield County to the other 64 counties and county equivalents in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 12 83rd
Population Density1 # 2 98th
Diversity Index2 # 31 53rd
Median Household Income # 2 98th
Per Capita Income # 4 95th

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