Applewood, CO Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Applewood, Colorado - Basic Facts

The Applewood Census Designated Place had a population of 7,757 as of July 1, 2017. Applewood ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Colorado. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Applewood is located at latitude 39.7474 and longitude -105.173 in Jefferson County. The formal boundaries for the Applewood Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.09 sq. miles and a water area of 0.42 sq. miles. Jefferson County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,577 feet.

The Applewood Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2407749) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Colorado is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Applewood Census Designated Place is located within Northeast Jefferson Division of Jefferson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Applewood population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Applewood, CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,757
Daytime Population: Workers 2,195
Daytime Population: Residents 4,069
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 6,264
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.81
Population in Households 7,710
Population in Familes 6,253
Population in Group Qrtrs 47
Population Density2 1,899
Diversity Index3 24


Median Household Income $87,333
Average Household Income $116,414
Per Capita Income $49,128


Total Housing Units 3,418 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,449 (71.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 877 (25.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 92 ( 2.7%)
Median Home Value $395,264
Average Home Value $444,120


Total Households 3,326
Average Household Size 2.32
Family Households 2,238
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.14% 1.11%
Households 1.03% 1.03%
Families 1.33% 1.02%
Median Household Income   2.25%
Per Capita Income   2.03%

Applewood, CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Applewood to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 82 82nd
Population Density # 80 83rd
Diversity Index # 336 27th
Median Household Income # 78 83rd
Per Capita Income # 68 85th

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