Weld County CO Information


Weld County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 268,942
Population in Households 263,130
Population in Familes 220,241
Population in Group Qrtrs 5,812
Population Density1 68
Diversity Index2 60


Total Households 95,119
Average Household Size 2.77
Family Households 67,739
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 101,536 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 63,182 (62.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 31,937 (31.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,417 ( 6.3%)
Median Home Value $219,412
Average Home Value $252,569


Median Household Income $54,910
Average Household Income $70,524
Per Capita Income $25,320
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.46% 2.04%
Households 1.48% 2.11%
Families 1.37% 2.05%
Median Household Income   3.25%
Per Capita Income   2.94%
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.


Weld County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Weld 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 # 9 88th
Population Density1 # 10 86th
Diversity Index2 # 20 70th
Median Household Income # 23 66th
Per Capita Income # 31 53rd

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