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

POPULATION

Total Population 16,353
Population in Households 16,261
Population in Familes 13,017
Population in Group Qrtrs 92
Population Density1 8
Diversity Index2 21
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 7,286
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 4,818
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 14,333 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,972 (41.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,314 ( 9.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,047 (49.2%)
Median Home Value $239,754
Average Home Value $269,843
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $72,860
Average Household Income $83,391
Per Capita Income $37,253
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-20142014-2019
Population 0.21% 0.3%
Households 0.37% 0.44%
Families 0.24% 0.36%
Median Household Income   1.94%
Per Capita Income   2.38%
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.

Park County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Park 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 DescriptionRankPercentile
Total Population # 30 55th
Population Density1 # 38 44th
Diversity Index2 # 58 11th
Median Household Income # 5 94th
Per Capita Income # 9 88th

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