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Colorado Economic Information

Colorado Selected Economic Characteristics 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

  • American Community Survey employment of persons 16 years of age and older
    4,094,922
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    2,811,701
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in labor force
    68.7%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    2,779,944
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force
    67.9%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    2,560,703
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently employed in Civilian labor force
    62.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    219,241
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently unemployed in Civilian labor force
    5.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    31,757
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older currently in Civilian labor force, Armed Forces
    0.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    1,283,221
  • Percentage of persons 16 years of age and older not in labor force
    31.3%
  • American Community Survey number of persons in civilian labor force
    2,779,944
  • Percentage of unemployed persons in civilian labor force
    7.9%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older (labor)
    2,051,245
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in labor force
    1,293,699
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in labor force
    63.1%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    1,289,574
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in civilian labor force
    62.9%
  • American Community Survey number of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    1,192,118
  • Percentage of women 16 years and older in employed in civilian labor force
    58.1%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6
    395,959
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    248,340
  • Percentage in labor force with own children under the age of 6 when all parents in family are in labor force
    62.7%
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children of 6 to 17 years
    788,288
  • American Community Survey number in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    559,995
  • Percentage in labor force with own children 6 to 17 years when all parents in family are in labor force
    71.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work
    2,544,021
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    1,907,274
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (drove alone)
    75.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    250,136
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work by car, truck or van (carpooled)
    9.8%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    82,367
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that commute to work using public transportation (not including taxicabs)
    3.2%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    76,376
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older that walked to work
    3.0%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    61,500
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which used other means to commute to work
    2.4%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    166,368
  • Percentage of persons 16 years and older which worked at home
    6.5%
  • American Community Survey number of persons 16 years and older mean travel time to work in minutes
    24.60
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older by occupation
    2,560,703
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    1,026,402
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in management, business, science, and arts occupations
    40.1%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    446,933
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in service occupations
    17.5%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    616,388
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in sales and office occupations
    24.1%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    241,032
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations
    9.4%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    229,948
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in production, transportation, and material moving occupations
    9.0%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older (Industries)
    2,560,703
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    64,664
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining industry
    2.5%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    188,693
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the construction industry
    7.4%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    180,757
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in the manufacturing industry
    7.1%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    66,912
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in wholesale trade
    2.6%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    286,028
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older in retail trade
    11.2%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    116,054
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in transportation and warehousing, and utilities
    4.5%
  • American Community Survey number of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    77,161
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in the information industry
    3.0%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    178,788
  • Percentage of civilian employed persons 16 years and older working in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing
    7.0%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    341,734
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services
    13.3%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    522,046
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in educational services, and health care and social assistance
    20.4%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    277,928
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services
    10.9%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    130,997
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in other services, except public administration
    5.1%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    128,941
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older working in public administration
    5.0%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older (by class of worker)
    2,560,703
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    2,021,966
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are private wage and salary workers
    79.0%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    365,945
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are government workers
    14.3%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    168,681
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are self employed in own not incorporated business workers
    6.6%
  • American Community Survey number of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    4,111
  • Percentage of employed persons 16 years and older which are unpaid family workers
    0.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation - dollars)
    1,998,314
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    122,079
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) under $10,000
    6.1%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    84,229
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $10,000 to $14,999
    4.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    184,766
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $15,000 to $24,999
    9.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    189,967
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $25,000 to $34,999
    9.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    265,398
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $35,000 to $49,999
    13.3%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    365,231
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $50,000 to $74,999
    18.3%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    263,329
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $75,000 to $99,999
    13.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    293,531
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $100,000 to $149,999
    14.7%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    119,480
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $150,000 to $199,999
    6.0%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    110,304
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) $200,000 or more
    5.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median household income (dollars)
    59,448
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean household income (dollars)
    79,990
  • American Community Survey with earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    1,645,991
  • Percentage earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    82.4%
  • American Community Survey earnings, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean earnings (dollars)
    78,841
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    471,753
  • Percentage with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    23.6%
  • American Community Survey with Social Security, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean Social Security income (dollars)
    17,294
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    319,244
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income
    16.0%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with retirement income, mean retirement income (dollars)
    27,700
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    69,629
  • Percentage income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income
    3.5%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Supplemental Security Income, mean Supplemental Security Income (dollars)
    9,656
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    44,105
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income
    2.2%
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with cash public assistance income, mean cash public assistance income (dollars)
    3,678
  • American Community Survey income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    171,194
  • Percentage of income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) with Food Stamp/SNAP benefits in the past 12 months
    8.6%
  • American Community Survey families, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    1,282,425
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    47,605
  • American Community Survey families, under $10,000, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    3.7%
  • American Community Survey families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    28,713
  • Percentage of families, $10,000 to $14,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    2.2%
  • American Community Survey families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    83,766
  • Percentage of families, $15,000 to $24,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    6.5%
  • American Community Survey families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    98,724
  • Percentage of families, $25,000 to $34,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    7.7%
  • American Community Survey families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    154,248
  • Percentage of families, $35,000 to $49,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    12.0%
  • American Community Survey families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    238,657
  • Percentage of families, $50,000 to $74,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    18.6%
  • American Community Survey families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    195,981
  • Percentage of families, $75,000 to $99,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    15.3%
  • American Community Survey families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    237,114
  • Percentage families, $100,000 to $149,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    18.5%
  • American Community Survey families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    101,709
  • Percentage of families, $150,000 to $199,999, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    7.9%
  • American Community Survey families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    95,908
  • Percentage of families, $200,000 or more, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation)
    7.5%
  • American Community Survey median family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    73,817
  • American Community Survey mean family income, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    94,432
  • American Community Survey per capita income , income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    31,674
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) (dollars)
    715,889
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median non family income (dollars)
    37,046
  • American Community Survey non family households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Mean non family income (dollars)
    51,166
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for workers (dollars)
    32,301
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers men (dollars)
    52,059
  • American Community Survey households, income and benefits in 2014 (Adjusted for inflation) Median earnings for full time employed year-round workers women (dollars)
    41,613
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons (Health Insurance)
    5,105,164
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    4,394,593
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have health insurance coverage
    86.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    3,547,028
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have private health insurance coverage
    69.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    1,348,159
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons which have public health insurance coverage
    26.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    710,571
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons without health insurance coverage
    13.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years (Health Insurance)
    1,232,503
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    103,100
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons under 18 years without health insurance coverage
    8.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons 18 to 64 years of age
    3,273,947
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    2,624,489
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age
    2,423,800
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    2,027,047
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    83.6%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    1,912,435
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    78.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    163,855
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    6.8%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    396,753
  • Percentage of non institutionalized employed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    16.4%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    200,689
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    116,660
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with health insurance coverage
    58.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    80,681
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with private health insurance coverage
    40.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    41,092
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age with public health insurance coverage
    20.5%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    84,029
  • Percentage of non institutionalized unemployed civilian persons in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    41.9%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age (Health Insurance)
    649,458
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    526,961
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health insurance coverage
    81.1%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    377,731
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have private health insurance coverage
    58.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have public health insurance coverage
    189,491
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age which have health public insurance coverage
    29.2%
  • American Community Survey non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    122,497
  • Percentage of non institutionalized civilian persons not in labor force 18 to 64 years of age without health insurance coverage
    18.9%
  • Percentage of all families with income below poverty level in the past year
    8.8%
  • Percentage of all families with related children with income below poverty level in the past year
    14.0%
  • Percentage of all families with related children under 18 years (under five years only) with income below poverty level in the past year
    14.7%
  • Percentage of married couple families with income below poverty level in the past year
    4.6%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age, with income below poverty level in the past year
    7.0%
  • Percentage of married couple families with related children under 18 years of age (related children under 5 years only), with income below poverty level in the past year
    6.4%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with income below poverty level in the past year
    26.9%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years, with income below poverty level in the past year
    34.8%
  • Percentage of families with women householder without husband, with related children under 18 years (related children under 5 years only), with income below poverty level in the past year
    43.7%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (All persons)
    13.1%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age)
    17.1%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children
    16.8%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children under 18 years of age (Related children under 5 years of age)
    19.9%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (Under 18 years of age) Related children under 18 years of age (Related children 5 to 17 years)
    15.6%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 years of age and older)
    11.8%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (18 to 64 years of age and older)
    12.6%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older)
    7.6%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, people in families)
    10.2%
  • Percentage of families with income below poverty level in the past year (65 years of age and older, not related individuals 15 years of age and above)
    24.1%


Explanation of Symbols
(N) is displayed in columns when the area surveyed can not be shown due to the number of cases sampled being too few.
(-) is displayed in columns when the median is at the lowest interval of an open ended distribution.

Note: The numbers and percentages provided are estimates only and contain a margin of error. All estimates are collected from the census bureau, the margin of error can be viewed by referring to American Community Survey's tables and charts.