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Gold Hill, Colorado - Basic Facts

The Gold Hill Census Designated Place had a population of 235 as of July 1, 2019. Gold Hill ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Colorado. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Gold Hill is located at latitude 40.0633 and longitude -105.4096 in Boulder County. The formal boundaries for the Gold Hill Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 2.08 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Boulder County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 8,238 feet.

The Gold Hill Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408304) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Colorado is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Gold Hill Census Designated Place is located within Bald Mountain Division of Boulder County.


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Gold Hill, CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Gold Hill, CO Housing Affordability Index is 85
State of Colorado Housing Affordability Index is 97
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Gold Hill, CO Wealth Index is 116
State of Colorado Wealth Index is 111
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 235
Population in Households 234
Population in Families 154
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density 113
Diversity Index1 13
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $103,923
Average Household Income $107,152
Per Capita Income $49,553
Wealth Index3 116

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 138 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 85 (61.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 28 (20.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 25 (18.1%)
Median Home Value $696,429
Housing Affordability Index2 85
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 113
Average Household Size 2.07
Family Households 58
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.23% 0.17%
Households 0.1% 0.18%
Families 1.4% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.63%
Per Capita Income   2.72%

Gold Hill, CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gold Hill to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 346 25th
Population Density # 401 13th
Diversity Index # 437 5th
Median Household Income # 54 88th
Per Capita Income # 60 87th

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