Denver County CO Information


Denver County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 714,848
Population in Households 698,474
Population in Familes 471,595
Population in Group Qrtrs 16,374
Population Density1 4,672
Diversity Index2 74


Median Household Income $58,815
Average Household Income $89,895
Per Capita Income $39,671


Total Housing Units 327,032 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 149,310 (45.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 160,297 (49.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 17,425 ( 5.3%)
Median Home Value $351,547
Average Home Value $418,054


Total Households 309,607
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 145,739
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 2.14% 1.86%
Households 1.99% 1.84%
Families 1.88% 1.76%
Median Household Income   3.52%
Per Capita Income   2.43%


Denver County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Denver 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 # 1 100th
Population Density # 1 100th
Diversity Index # 2 98th
Median Household Income # 23 66th
Per Capita Income # 9 88th

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