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Silverthorne Micro Area Population and Races


As of 2010, the total population of Silverthorne Area is 27,994. The Silverthorne Area population density is 45.20 people per square mile, which is lower than the state average density of 49.93 people per square mile and is lower than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Silverthorne Area is white, which represent 89.67% of the total population. The average Silverthorne Area education level is higher than the state average and is higher 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: 27,994. #850

Population Density, #691

Silverthorne Area
45.20 per square mile
49.93 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:25,103 (89.67%, #332)
Black:230 (0.82%, #765)
Hispanic:3,989 (14.25%, #189)
Asian:278 (0.99%, #420)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):106 (0.38%, #566)
One Race, Other:1,842 (6.58%, see rank)
Two or More Races:435 (1.55%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:2,966 (74.35%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:75 (1.88%, see rank)
Cuban:38 (0.95%, see rank)
Central American:371 (9.30%, see rank)
South American:152 (3.81%, see rank)

*Based on 2010 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

22,817 (82.21%) out of the total population of 27,753 reported first ancestry.

 Silverthorne Area% of the Total PopulationColoradoU.S.
Arab770.28%, see rank0.36%0.53%
Czech2070.75%, see rank0.73%0.50%
Danish3011.08%, see rank0.90%0.45%
Dutch6962.51%, see rank1.91%1.51%
English3,89214.02%, see rank11.19%8.53%
French1,2574.53%, see rank3.75%3.54%
German5,87521.17%, see rank22.06%15.79%
Greek800.29%, see rank0.40%0.42%
Hungarian1530.55%, see rank0.42%0.48%
Irish4,12214.85%, see rank12.52%11.36%
Italian1,4075.07%, see rank5.22%5.66%
Norwegian9783.52%, see rank2.26%1.46%
Polish8433.04%, see rank2.55%3.13%
Portuguese900.32%, see rank0.20%0.46%
Russian3261.17%, see rank1.15%0.97%
Scotch-Irish5992.16%, see rank1.37%1.07%
Scottish9293.35%, see rank2.69%1.81%
Subsaharan African690.25%, see rank0.64%0.93%
Swedish9033.25%, see rank2.64%1.34%
Swiss1510.54%, see rank0.48%0.31%
Ukrainian180.06%, see rank0.25%0.31%
American5732.06%, see rank4.88%6.72%
Welsh5251.89%, see rank0.93%0.60%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 15,378 (54.93%, see rank)
Females: 12,616 (45.07%, see rank)

Silverthorne Area
Male: 54.93%
Female: 45.07%
Male: 50.12%
Female: 49.88%
Male: 49.16%
Female: 50.84%

*Based on 2010 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Silverthorne Area
36.40 years old
36.10 years old
37.20 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Silverthorne Area
35.90 years old
35.10 years old
35.80 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Silverthorne Area
37.10 years old
37.10 years old
38.50 years old

 Silverthorne Area% of the Total PopulationColoradoU.S.
Under 5 years1,5515.54%, see rank6.84%6.54%
5 to 9 years1,3834.94%, see rank6.93%6.59%
10 to 14 years1,1994.28%, see rank6.61%6.70%
15 to 19 years1,2054.30%, see rank6.75%7.14%
20 to 24 years2,3378.35%, see rank6.93%6.99%
25 to 34 years5,62020.08%, see rank14.44%13.30%
35 to 44 years4,66616.67%, see rank13.91%13.30%
45 to 54 years4,28415.30%, see rank14.77%14.58%
55 to 64 years3,59112.83%, see rank11.88%11.82%
65 to 74 years1,6946.05%, see rank6.16%7.03%
75 to 84 4131.48%, see rank3.38%4.23%
85 years and over510.18%, see rank1.38%1.78%

*Based on 2010 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Silverthorne AreaColoradoU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population20,341, 100%3,328,869204,336,017
Less Than High School934, 4.59%, see rank10.08%14.28%
High School Graduate3,306, 16.25%, see rank22.36%28.24%
Some College or Associate Degree6,105, 30.01%, see rank30.89%28.99%
Bachelor Degree6,768, 33.27%, see rank23.45%17.88%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree3,228, 15.87%, see rank13.23%10.61%
USA.com Education Index#14.86, see rank14.0813.47
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Silverthorne Area ColoradoU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten53284.02%15.98%70.44%29.56%70.05%29.95%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)2,12189.63%, see rank10.37%, see rank91.68%8.32%89.62%10.38%
High School (Grades 9-12)92881.79%, see rank18.21%, see rank92.63%7.37%90.52%9.48%
College93986.58%, see rank13.42%, see rank83.82%16.18%77.79%22.21%
Graduate School29972.58%, see rank27.42%, see rank64.00%36.00%58.62%41.38%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Silverthorne AreaColoradoU.S.
Total Households11,754, 100%1,972,868116,716,292
Average Household Size2.36, see rank2.492.58
1 Person Households3,022, 25.71%, see rank27.92%26.74%
2 or More Person Households8,732, 74.29%, see rank72.08%73.26%
Family Households (Families)6,553, 55.75%, see rank63.94%66.43%
Average Family Size2.80, see rank3.083.14
Married-Couple Family5,593, 47.58%, see rank49.24%48.42%
Nonfamily Households5,201, 44.25%, see rank36.06%33.57%

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

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Silverthorne Area%ColoradoU.S.
15 Years and Over Total23,606see rank4,022,530248,042,237
Males, 15 Years and Over13,034100%, see rank2,006,984120,789,875
Never Married5,88245.13%, see rank33.83%35.08%
Married5,88345.14%, see rank54.10%52.93%
Widowed870.67%, see rank1.99%2.53%
Divorced1,1829.07%, see rank10.09%9.46%
Females, 15 Years and Over10,572100%, see rank2,015,546127,252,362
Never Married3,23130.56%, see rank26.61%28.74%
Married5,68753.79%, see rank53.09%49.95%
Widowed2322.19%, see rank7.05%9.34%
Divorced1,42213.45%, see rank13.25%11.97%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Silverthorne Area%ColoradoU.S.
Native24,37687.83%, see rank90.28%87.13%
Born in the State of Residence6,98925.18%, see rank42.23%58.71%
Born in Different State17,19361.95%, see rank46.65%27.04%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
1940.70%, see rank1.40%1.38%
Foreign Born3,37712.17%, see rank9.72%12.87%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship7962.87%, see rank3.47%5.71%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship2,5819.30%, see rank6.25%7.16%
Born In Europe3851.39%, see rank1.37%1.56%
Born In Asia2330.84%, see rank2.10%3.67%
Born In Africa120.04%, see rank0.48%0.51%
Born In Oceania470.17%, see rank0.08%0.07%
Born In Latin America2,5609.22%, see rank5.40%6.79%
Born In Northern America1400.50%, see rank0.27%0.26%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Silverthorne Area%ColoradoU.S.
English9,83586.59%, see rank82.20%79.64%
Spanish1,22610.79%, see rank11.51%11.57%
Other Indo-European Languages2342.06%, see rank3.40%4.61%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages630.55%, see rank2.04%3.24%
Other00.00%, see rank0.85%0.94%

*Based on 2008-2012 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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