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Canon City Micro Area Population and Races


As of 2010-2014, the total population of Canon City Area is 46,879. The Canon City Area population density is 30.56 people per square mile, which is lower than the state average density of 49.93 people per square mile and is much lower than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Canon City Area is white, which represent 86.38% of the total population. The average Canon City Area education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 46,879. #596

Population Density, #737

Canon City Area
30.56 per square mile
49.93 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:40,496 (86.38%, #448)
Black:2,788 (5.95%, #334)
Hispanic:6,006 (12.81%, #209)
Asian:563 (1.20%, #365)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):827 (1.76%, #128)
One Race, Other:1,014 (2.16%, see rank)
Two or More Races:1,191 (2.54%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:3,455 (57.53%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:231 (3.85%, see rank)
Cuban:2 (0.03%, see rank)
Central American:165 (2.75%, see rank)
South American:82 (1.37%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:1 (0.18%, see rank)
Chinese:126 (22.38%, see rank)
Filipino:81 (14.39%, see rank)
Japanese:21 (3.73%, see rank)
Korean:116 (20.60%, see rank)
Vietnamese:131 (23.27%, see rank)
Asian, Other:87 (15.45%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

38,563 (82.26%) out of the total population of 46,879 reported first ancestry.

 Canon City Area% of the Total PopulationColoradoU.S.
Arab520.11%, see rank0.39%0.56%
Czech2850.61%, see rank0.70%0.47%
Danish5141.10%, see rank0.82%0.42%
Dutch9011.92%, see rank1.81%1.40%
English5,64412.04%, see rank10.49%8.02%
French1,5193.24%, see rank3.48%3.34%
German10,42022.23%, see rank20.88%15.03%
Greek790.17%, see rank0.38%0.41%
Hungarian600.13%, see rank0.39%0.46%
Irish6,88614.69%, see rank12.04%10.80%
Italian1,9754.21%, see rank5.10%5.52%
Norwegian1,0802.30%, see rank2.18%1.42%
Polish5441.16%, see rank2.51%3.01%
Portuguese750.16%, see rank0.21%0.44%
Russian1310.28%, see rank1.09%0.92%
Scotch-Irish6671.42%, see rank1.27%0.99%
Scottish8431.80%, see rank2.56%1.72%
Subsaharan African1230.26%, see rank0.73%0.95%
Swedish6881.47%, see rank2.43%1.27%
Swiss1180.25%, see rank0.46%0.30%
Ukrainian240.05%, see rank0.25%0.31%
American2,3284.97%, see rank5.18%7.12%
Welsh5681.21%, see rank0.92%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 27,405 (58.46%, see rank)
Females: 19,474 (41.54%, see rank)

Canon City Area
Male: 58.46%
Female: 41.54%
Male: 50.18%
Female: 49.82%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Canon City Area
43.30 years old
36.20 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Canon City Area
40.10 years old
35.30 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Canon City Area
48.80 years old
37.30 years old
38.80 years old

 Canon City Area% of the Total PopulationColoradoU.S.
Under 5 years1,9884.24%, see rank6.49%6.36%
5 to 9 years1,7943.83%, see rank6.79%6.51%
10 to 14 years2,6775.71%, see rank6.63%6.59%
15 to 19 years2,2164.73%, see rank6.57%6.85%
20 to 24 years2,4485.22%, see rank7.07%7.13%
25 to 34 years7,22715.42%, see rank14.71%13.47%
35 to 44 years5,98212.76%, see rank13.67%12.96%
45 to 54 years6,90314.73%, see rank13.93%14.09%
55 to 64 years6,81414.54%, see rank12.31%12.29%
65 to 74 years5,06310.80%, see rank6.91%7.64%
75 to 84 2,7585.88%, see rank3.46%4.25%
85 years and over1,0092.15%, see rank1.45%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Canon City AreaColoradoU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population35,756, 100%3,453,403209,056,129
Less Than High School5,614, 15.70%, see rank9.62%13.67%
High School Graduate13,025, 36.43%, see rank21.99%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree11,444, 32.01%, see rank30.93%29.09%
Bachelor Degree3,549, 9.93%, see rank23.74%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree2,124, 5.94%, see rank13.73%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#12.82, see rank14.1413.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Canon City Area ColoradoU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten1,08576.87%23.13%72.68%27.32%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)3,57692.28%, see rank7.72%, see rank91.90%8.10%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)2,11689.46%, see rank10.54%, see rank93.09%6.91%90.60%9.40%
College1,54772.33%, see rank27.67%, see rank84.22%15.78%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School33577.61%, see rank22.39%, see rank65.39%34.61%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Canon City AreaColoradoU.S.
Total Households16,600, 100%1,998,314116,211,092
Average Household Size2.16, see rank2.542.63
1 Person Households4,975, 29.97%, see rank28.04%27.57%
2 or More Person Households11,625, 70.03%, see rank71.96%72.43%
Family Households (Families)10,670, 64.28%, see rank64.18%66.22%
Average Family Size2.72, see rank3.223.32
Married-Couple Family8,590, 51.75%, see rank49.32%48.42%
Nonfamily Households5,930, 35.72%, see rank35.82%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Canon City Area%ColoradoU.S.
15 Years and Over Total40,420see rank4,162,789252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over24,216100%, see rank2,078,151123,281,364
Never Married9,31138.45%, see rank34.71%35.77%
Married11,45847.32%, see rank52.95%52.04%
Widowed7242.99%, see rank2.06%2.57%
Divorced2,72311.24%, see rank10.28%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over16,204100%, see rank2,084,638129,692,771
Never Married2,74416.93%, see rank27.28%29.48%
Married9,43658.23%, see rank52.25%49.19%
Widowed1,93311.93%, see rank6.85%9.16%
Divorced2,09112.90%, see rank13.61%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Canon City Area%ColoradoU.S.
Native44,74995.46%, see rank90.24%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence20,67644.11%, see rank42.58%58.73%
Born in Different State23,62250.39%, see rank46.22%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
4510.96%, see rank1.45%1.42%
Foreign Born2,1304.54%, see rank9.76%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship5781.23%, see rank3.70%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship1,5523.31%, see rank6.06%7.09%
Born In Europe2830.60%, see rank1.37%1.53%
Born In Asia5191.11%, see rank2.17%3.82%
Born In Africa320.07%, see rank0.55%0.55%
Born In Oceania230.05%, see rank0.08%0.07%
Born In Latin America1,2552.68%, see rank5.30%6.83%
Born In Northern America180.04%, see rank0.30%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Canon City Area%ColoradoU.S.
English15,65594.31%, see rank82.34%79.39%
Spanish6093.67%, see rank11.41%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages2381.43%, see rank3.32%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages640.39%, see rank2.07%3.36%
Other340.20%, see rank0.86%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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