Pueblo, CO

109,419 Population
53.6 square miles 2,023.4 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2014 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
2.0%
was 2.1%
Ranked 10th Highest in CO
Population Density
2,023.4
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
57.1%
was 54.5%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
3.3%
was 5.8%
Ranked 16th Highest in CO
Percent Under 18
22.7%
was 23.3%
Ranked 9th Highest in CO
Percent 65 and Over
17.5%
was 15.6%
Ranked 2nd Highest in CO

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
4.1
was 6.2
Ranked 13th Lowest in CO
Percent Living in Poverty
25.1%
was 24.4%
Ranked 16th Lowest in CO
Median Household Income
$36,267
was $33,784
Ranked 16th Highest in CO
Gini Income Distribution
 
49.7
45.6
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
11
was 1.9
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
906.2
was 935.6
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
6,685
was 7,029.3
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
48,683
was 46,942
Ranked 6th Highest in CO
Median Rent
$702
was $716
Ranked 16th Highest in CO
Total Building Permits
0
 
Occupied Housing Units
43,203
was 42,204
 
Homeownership Rate
55.3%
was 55.1%
Ranked 13th Highest in CO
Single Family Building Permits
0
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
908.4
was 875.9
Ranked 12th Highest in CO
Rental Vacancy Rate
22.1%
was 20.0%
Ranked 1st Highest in CO
Multifamily Building Permits
0
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.4
was 2.4
Ranked 13th Highest in CO
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
0.0
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
0.0
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
99.5%
was 91.2%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
87.4%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 99.7%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
83.9%
was 85.9%
Ranked 15th Highest in CO
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
18.4%
was 19.1%
Ranked 16th Highest in CO

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