Routt County CO Information


Routt County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 25,420
Population in Households 25,071
Population in Familes 18,479
Population in Group Qrtrs 349
Population Density1 11
Diversity Index2 24


Median Household Income $66,403
Average Household Income $85,634
Per Capita Income $36,226


Total Housing Units 16,902 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,716 (39.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,949 (23.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,237 (36.9%)
Median Home Value $480,984
Average Home Value $570,299


Total Households 10,665
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 6,430
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 0.95% 1.1%
Households 0.92% 1.09%
Families 0.83% 1.02%
Median Household Income   2.32%
Per Capita Income   2.08%


Routt County CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Routt 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 # 24 64th
Population Density # 33 50th
Diversity Index # 59 13th
Median Household Income # 14 80th
Per Capita Income # 15 78th

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