Longmont, CO Profile: Facts & Data

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Longmont, Colorado - Basic Facts

The City of Longmont had a population of 96,754 as of July 1, 2018. Longmont ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Colorado. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Longmont is located at latitude 40.1698 and longitude -105.099 in Boulder County. The formal boundaries for the City of Longmont (see map below) encompass a land area of 27.25 sq. miles and a water area of 1.47 sq. miles. Boulder County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,984 feet.

While the primary coordinates for City of Longmont are located in Boulder County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Weld County.

The City of Longmont (GNIS ID: 2410869) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Colorado is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Longmont is located within Longmont Division of Boulder County.


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Longmont, CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 96,754
Population in Households 95,979
Population in Familes 78,119
Population in Group Qrtrs 775
Population Density2 3,550
Diversity Index3 57
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $68,663
Average Household Income $92,065
Per Capita Income $35,239

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 37,841 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 24,069 (63.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 12,608 (33.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,164 ( 3.1%)
Median Home Value $336,795
Average Home Value $384,018
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 36,677
Average Household Size 2.62
Family Households 24,254
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.42% 1.39%
Households 1.21% 1.36%
Families 1.17% 1.3%
Median Household Income   2.86%
Per Capita Income   2.47%

Longmont, CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Longmont to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 14 97th
Population Density # 29 94th
Diversity Index # 122 74th
Median Household Income # 143 69th
Per Capita Income # 147 68th

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