Pitkin County CO Information


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  1. Pitkin County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forPitkin County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Pitkin County CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 18,494
Population in Households 18,422
Population in Familes 11,751
Population in Group Qrtrs 72
Population Density2 19
Diversity Index3 31


Median Household Income $76,623
Average Household Income $112,243
Per Capita Income $52,617


Total Housing Units 13,463 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,156 (38.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,500 (26.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,807 (35.7%)
Median Home Value $636,475
Average Home Value $928,161


Total Households 8,656
Average Household Size 2.13
Family Households 4,108
Average Family Size 3
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.92% 0.84%
Households 0.73% 0.79%
Families 0.62% 0.72%
Median Household Income   2.42%
Per Capita Income   1.88%


Pitkin County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pitkin 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 # 28 58th
Population Density # 27 59th
Diversity Index # 49 25th
Median Household Income # 7 91st
Per Capita Income # 1 100th

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