Fremont County CO Information


Fremont County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 46,610
Population in Households 38,420
Population in Familes 30,867
Population in Group Qrtrs 8,190
Population Density1 30
Diversity Index2 39


Total Households 16,620
Average Household Size 2.31
Family Households 10,949
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 19,336 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,998 (62.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,622 (23.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,716 (14.0%)
Median Home Value $164,510
Average Home Value $196,693


Median Household Income $40,004
Average Household Income $55,497
Per Capita Income $20,423
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.07% 0.15%
Households 0.04% 0.13%
Families 0.01% 0.11%
Median Household Income   0.04%
Per Capita Income   1.51%
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.


Fremont County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fremont 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 # 16 77th
Population Density1 # 18 73rd
Diversity Index2 # 39 41st
Median Household Income # 47 28th
Per Capita Income # 56 14th

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