Garfield County CO Information


Garfield County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 61,558
Population in Households 60,674
Population in Familes 49,514
Population in Group Qrtrs 884
Population Density1 21
Diversity Index2 60


Median Household Income $64,057
Average Household Income $80,474
Per Capita Income $29,040


Total Housing Units 24,453 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,955 (57.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,021 (32.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,477 (10.1%)
Median Home Value $336,400
Average Home Value $410,616


Total Households 21,976
Average Household Size 2.76
Family Households 15,234
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 1.07% 1.2%
Households 0.93% 1.12%
Families 0.87% 1.08%
Median Household Income   2.46%
Per Capita Income   2.25%


Garfield County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Garfield 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 # 13 81st
Population Density # 24 64th
Diversity Index # 19 72nd
Median Household Income # 19 72nd
Per Capita Income # 28 58th

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