Hinsdale County CO Information


Hinsdale County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 828
Population in Households 772
Population in Familes 616
Population in Group Qrtrs 56
Population Density1 1
Diversity Index2 17


Total Households 358
Average Household Size 2.16
Family Households 236
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,399 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 240 (17.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 118 ( 8.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,041 (74.4%)
Median Home Value $306,522
Average Home Value $363,750


Median Household Income $64,369
Average Household Income $77,490
Per Capita Income $34,527
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.29% -0.51%
Households -0.18% -0.51%
Families -0.2% -0.51%
Median Household Income   3.14%
Per Capita Income   1.74%
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.


Hinsdale County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hinsdale 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 # 62 5th
Population Density1 # 64 2nd
Diversity Index2 # 63 3rd
Median Household Income # 11 84th
Per Capita Income # 16 77th

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