Gilpin County CO Information

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Gilpin County CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Gilpin County CO Housing Affordability Index is 96
State of Colorado Housing Affordability Index is 97
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Gilpin County CO Wealth Index is 95
State of Colorado Wealth Index is 111
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 6,029
Population in Households 5,980
Population in Familes 4,453
Population in Group Qrtrs 49
Population Density 40
Diversity Index1 24
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $63,398
Average Household Income $82,871
Per Capita Income $37,562
Wealth Index3 95

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 3,776 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,328 (61.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 404 (10.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,044 (27.6%)
Median Home Value $359,334
Housing Affordability Index2 96
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 2,732
Average Household Size 2.19
Family Households 1,647
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 1.12% 1.09%
Households 1.14% 1.11%
Families 1.06% 1.05%
Median Household Income   2.46%
Per Capita Income   2.99%

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Gilpin County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gilpin County to the other 64 counties and county equivalents in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 48 27th
Population Density # 15 78th
Diversity Index # 58 13th
Median Household Income # 19 72nd
Per Capita Income # 13 81st

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