Delta County CO Information


Delta County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 31,612
Population in Households 30,915
Population in Familes 25,463
Population in Group Qrtrs 697
Population Density1 28
Diversity Index2 43


Median Household Income $41,408
Average Household Income $59,888
Per Capita Income $24,643


Total Housing Units 14,572 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,096 (62.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,736 (25.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,740 (11.9%)
Median Home Value $218,706
Average Home Value $247,735


Total Households 12,832
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 8,689
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.26% 0.4%
Households 0.12% 0.32%
Families 0.05% 0.27%
Median Household Income   1.5%
Per Capita Income   1.68%


Delta County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Delta 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 # 18 73rd
Population Density # 19 72nd
Diversity Index # 34 48th
Median Household Income # 46 30th
Per Capita Income # 46 30th

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