Adams County CO Information


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  1. Adams County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forAdams County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Adams County CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 506,923
Population in Households 502,829
Population in Familes 419,877
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,094
Population Density2 434
Diversity Index3 73


Median Household Income $64,244
Average Household Income $81,642
Per Capita Income $28,402


Total Housing Units 178,763 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 113,759 (63.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 60,798 (34.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,206 ( 2.4%)
Median Home Value $253,787
Average Home Value $295,434


Total Households 174,557
Average Household Size 2.88
Family Households 122,857
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.69% 1.39%
Households 1.55% 1.31%
Families 1.48% 1.26%
Median Household Income   3.05%
Per Capita Income   2.55%


Adams County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Adams County to the other 64 counties and county equivalents in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 5 94th
Population Density # 6 92nd
Diversity Index # 3 97th
Median Household Income # 18 73rd
Per Capita Income # 31 53rd

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