Larimer County CO Information

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Larimer County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Larimer County to the other 64 counties and county equivalents 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 # 6 92nd
Population Density1 # 9 88th
Diversity Index2 # 41 38th
Median Household Income # 17 75th
Per Capita Income # 18 73rd

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

POPULATION

Total Population 314,619
Population in Households 306,321
Population in Familes 231,133
Population in Group Qrtrs 8,298
Population Density1 121
Diversity Index2 35
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 127,546
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 79,020
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 140,384 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 79,130 (56.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 48,416 (34.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 12,838 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $261,861
Average Home Value $304,981
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $58,712
Average Household Income $76,917
Per Capita Income $31,642
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.16% 1.48%
Households 1.39% 1.63%
Families 1.24% 1.55%
Median Household Income   3.86%
Per Capita Income   3.04%
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.

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