Pueblo County CO Information


Pueblo County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pueblo 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 # 10 86th
Population Density1 # 11 84th
Diversity Index2 # 8 89th
Median Household Income # 44 33rd
Per Capita Income # 42 36th

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


Total Population 160,022
Population in Households 155,479
Population in Familes 125,040
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,543
Population Density1 67
Diversity Index2 68


Total Households 63,640
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 41,513
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 70,675 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 40,425 (57.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 23,215 (32.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,035 ( 10.0%)
Median Home Value $153,504
Average Home Value $173,316


Median Household Income $41,360
Average Household Income $54,653
Per Capita Income $22,231
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.14% 0.33%
Households 0.25% 0.4%
Families 0.12% 0.33%
Median Household Income   3.06%
Per Capita Income   3.02%
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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