Colorado Income and Careers
As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Colorado is $31,674, which is higher than the national average of $28,555. Colorado median household income is $59,448, which has grown by 25.94% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Colorado residents spend 24.4 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the national average of 25.7 minutes.
Per Capita Income, #10
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.
Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.
Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.
Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.
Household IncomeMedian Household Income, #15
Household Income Other than Earnings
|%+||Average Amount||%+||Average Amount|
|Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income||23.86%||$18,766, see rank||21.11%||$16,919|
|Social Security Income||23.61%||$17,294, see rank||29.33%||$17,636|
|Public Assistance Income||2.21%||$3,678, see rank||2.82%||$3,720|
|Retirement Income||15.98%||$27,700, see rank||17.85%||$24,095|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.
Family IncomeMedian Family Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.
Median Household Income by Races
|White||$61,794, see rank||$56,900|
|Black||$41,980, see rank||$35,600|
|Hispanic||$41,982, see rank||$42,396|
|Asian||$64,854, see rank||$73,244|
|American Indian, Alaska Native||$40,268, see rank||$37,170|
|Hawaiian Native||$55,405, see rank||$53,370|
|One Race, Other||$38,258, see rank||$40,300|
|Two or More Races||$47,342, see rank||$47,621|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.
Median Household Income by Age
|less than 25||$27,717, see rank||$25,788|
|25 to 44||$63,453, see rank||$58,398|
|45 to 64||$72,479, see rank||$65,027|
|65 or over||$42,655, see rank||$37,945|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.
|Population 16 Years and Over||4,094,922||see rank||248,775,628|
|Male1||2,043,677||49.91%, see rank||48.69%|
|Male, In Labor Force:2||1,518,002||74.28%, see rank||69.28%|
|Male, In Armed Forces2||27,632||1.35%, see rank||0.73%|
|Male, Civilian2||1,490,370||72.93%, see rank||68.54%|
|Male, Civilian, Employed3||1,368,585||91.83%, see rank||90.49%|
|Male, Civilian, Unemployed3||121,785||8.17%, see rank||9.51%|
|Male, Not in Labor Force2||525,675||25.72%, see rank||30.72%|
|Female1||2,051,245||50.09%, see rank||51.31%|
|Female, In Labor Force:2||1,293,699||63.07%, see rank||58.79%|
|Female, In Armed Forces2||4,125||0.20%, see rank||0.11%|
|Female, Civilian2||1,289,574||62.87%, see rank||58.69%|
|Female, Civilian, Employed3||1,192,118||92.44%, see rank||91.18%|
|Female, Civilian, Unemployed3||97,456||7.56%, see rank||8.82%|
|Female, Not in Labor Force2||757,546||36.93%, see rank||41.21%|
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.
Commuting to Work
|Workers 16 Years and Over||2,544,021||100%||141,337,148|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone||1,907,274||74.97%, see rank||76.41%|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled||250,136||9.83%, see rank||9.59%|
|Public Transportation||82,367||3.24%, see rank||5.06%|
|Walked||76,376||3.00%, see rank||2.78%|
|Other Means||61,500||2.42%, see rank||1.79%|
|Worked at Home||166,368||6.54%, see rank||4.37%|
Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||2,560,703||-||143,435,233|
|Male1||1,368,585||53.45%, see rank||52.38%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||516,545||37.74%, see rank||33.12%|
|Service Occupations2||198,639||14.51%, see rank||15.12%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||243,037||17.76%, see rank||17.47%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||10,991||0.80%, see rank||1.11%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||143,823||10.51%, see rank||9.29%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||180,324||13.18%, see rank||17.94%|
|Female1||1,192,118||46.55%, see rank||47.62%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||509,857||42.77%, see rank||40.04%|
|Service Occupations2||248,294||20.83%, see rank||21.52%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||373,351||31.32%, see rank||31.93%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||2,916||0.24%, see rank||0.32%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||4,405||0.37%, see rank||0.28%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||49,624||4.16%, see rank||5.65%|
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||2,560,703||100%||143,435,233|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining||64,664||2.53%, see rank||1.96%|
|Construction||188,693||7.37%, see rank||6.17%|
|Manufacturing||180,757||7.06%, see rank||10.43%|
|Wholesale Trade||66,912||2.61%, see rank||2.75%|
|Retail Trade||286,028||11.17%, see rank||11.57%|
|Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities||116,054||4.53%, see rank||4.93%|
|Information||77,161||3.01%, see rank||2.14%|
|Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing||178,788||6.98%, see rank||6.60%|
|Professional, Scientific, Management,|
Administrative, Waste Management Services
|341,734||13.35%, see rank||10.89%|
|Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance||522,046||20.39%, see rank||23.21%|
|Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,|
Accommodation, Food Services
|277,928||10.85%, see rank||9.49%|
|Public Administration||128,941||5.04%, see rank||4.92%|
|Other Services, Except Public Administration||130,997||5.12%, see rank||4.96%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.
|Population in Poverty||663,861||13.07%, see rank||15.59%|
|Family in Poverty||113,424||8.84%, see rank||11.47%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.