Kit Carson County CO Information


Kit Carson County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 8,316
Population in Households 7,286
Population in Familes 5,898
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,030
Population Density1 4
Diversity Index2 49


Median Household Income $40,455
Average Household Income $55,535
Per Capita Income $22,428


Total Housing Units 3,527 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,174 (61.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 904 (25.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 449 (12.7%)
Median Home Value $133,787
Average Home Value $169,710


Total Households 3,078
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 1,967
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 0.07% 0.02%
Households 0.16% 0.03%
Families 0.07% -0.02%
Median Household Income   2.4%
Per Capita Income   1.97%


Kit Carson County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kit Carson 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 # 40 39th
Population Density # 49 25th
Diversity Index # 25 61st
Median Household Income # 49 25th
Per Capita Income # 53 19th

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