Glenwood Springs, CO Profile: Facts & Data

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Glenwood Springs, Colorado - Basic Facts

The City of Glenwood Springs had a population of 10,433 as of July 1, 2018. Glenwood Springs ranks in the upper 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 Glenwood Springs is located at latitude 39.5506 and longitude -107.3243 in Garfield County. The formal boundaries for the City of Glenwood Springs (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.68 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Garfield County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,761 feet.

The City of Glenwood Springs (GNIS ID: 2410605) 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 Glenwood Springs is located within Glenwood Springs Division of Garfield County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Glenwood Springs: Defiance, Glenwood Hot Springs.

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

POPULATION

Total Population 10,433
Population in Households 10,255
Population in Familes 7,651
Population in Group Qrtrs 178
Population Density2 1,836
Diversity Index3 63
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $59,142
Average Household Income $76,746
Per Capita Income $29,954

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 4,355 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,054 (47.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,989 (45.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 312 ( 7.2%)
Median Home Value $406,098
Average Home Value $409,506
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 4,043
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 2,399
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 1.0% 1.12%
Households 0.83% 1.05%
Families 0.68% 0.99%
Median Household Income   1.71%
Per Capita Income   1.98%

Glenwood Springs, CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Glenwood Springs 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 # 63 86th
Population Density # 96 79th
Diversity Index # 83 82nd
Median Household Income # 195 58th
Per Capita Income # 217 53rd

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