Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO

Public Use Microdata Area (PUMA)

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2020 Population
110,723
0.395% 1-year growth
US Senator
Michael Bennet
Democratic Party
US Senator
John Hickenlooper
Democratic Party
2020 Median Age
38.9
1.57% 1-year increase
2020 Poverty Rate
12.3%
2.03% 1-year decrease
2020 Median Household Income
$52,749
1.27% 1-year growth
2020 Median Property Value
$178,400
6.7% 1-year growth
2020 Employed Population
46,038
0.192% 1-year growth

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In 2020, Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO had a population of 111k people with a median age of 38.9 and a median household income of $52,749. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO grew from 110,287 to 110,723, a 0.395% increase and its median household income grew from $52,087 to $52,749, a 1.27% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO are White (Non-Hispanic) (70.5%), White (Hispanic) (17.2%), Two+ (Hispanic) (3.34%), Other (Hispanic) (2.63%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.17%).

15% of the households in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

94.4% of the residents in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Northeast Colorado--Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO are Northeastern Junior College (530 degrees awarded in 2020) and Morgan Community College (210 degrees).

In 2020, the median property value in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO was $178,400, and the homeownership rate was 68.4%.

Most people in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO was 2 cars per household.

geosearchPopulation & Diversity

Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO is home to a population of 111k people, from which 94.4% are citizens. As of 2020, 7.84% of Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO residents were born outside of the country (8.68k people).

In 2020, there were 4.09 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (78.1k people) in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO than any other race or ethnicity. There were 19.1k White (Hispanic) and 3.7k Two+ (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common non-English languages spoken as the primary langauge in households in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO are Spanish (13,042 households), Amharic, Somali, or Other Afro-Asiatic Languages (518 households), and Ilocano, Samoan, Hawaiian, or Other Austronesian Languages (395 households).

Residents by Gender and Age

RACE/ETHNICITY
51,240
Women
46.4%
59,264
Men
53.6%

The resident population of United States in 2020 was 110,504 inhabitants, with 53.6% men, and 46.4% women.

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Citizenship

94.4%
2020 Citizenship
93.8%
2019 Citizenship

As of 2020, 94.4% of Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2019, the percentage of US citizens in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO was 93.8%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    78.1k ± 944
  2. White (Hispanic)
    19.1k ± 820
  3. Two+ (Hispanic)
    3.7k ± 656
23.6%
Hispanic Population
26.1k people

In 2020, there were 4.09 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (78.1k people) in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO than any other race or ethnicity. There were 19.1k White (Hispanic) and 3.7k Two+ (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

23.6% of the people in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO are hispanic (26.1k people).

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    5,148 ± 1,720 people
  2. Guatemala
    831 ± 705 people
  3. El Salvador
    439 ± 513 people

In 2020, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO was Mexico, the natal country of 5,148 Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO residents, followed by Guatemala with 831 and El Salvador with 439.

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Foreign-Born Population

7.84%
2020 Foreign-Born Population
8.68k people
8.35%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
9.21k people

As of 2020, 7.84% of Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO residents (8.68k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.5%. In 2019, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO was 8.35%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Non-English Households

Most Common Non-English Languages
  1. Spanish
    13,042 households (12.5%)
  2. Amharic, Somali, or Other Afro-Asiatic Languages
    518 households (0.498%)
  3. Ilocano, Samoan, Hawaiian, or Other Austronesian Languages
    395 households (0.38%)

15% of the households in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language, which is lower than the national average of 21.5%. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

In 2020, the most common non-English language spoken in households in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO was Spanish. 12.5% of the households in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO reported speaking Spanish at home as the primary shared language between all members living in the household.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    2,606 ± 255
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    1,236 ± 311
  3. Gulf War (2001-)
    1,231 ± 288

Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.11 times greater than any other conflict.

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The economy of Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO employs 46k people. The largest industries in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO are Elementary & secondary schools (3,614 people), Construction (3,513 people), and Animal production & aquaculture (2,484 people), and the highest paying industries are Aircraft & parts manufacturing ($128,443), Air transportation ($119,206), and Engine, turbine, & power transmission equipment manufacturing ($103,097).

Males in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO have an average income that is 1.22 times higher than the average income of females, which is $40,498. The income inequality in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO (measured using the Gini index) is 0.416, which is lower than than the national average.

Workforce Diversity

Measure
RACE/ETHNICITY
20,148
Women
43.8%
25,890
Men
56.2%

The workforce of Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO in 2020 was 46,038 people, with 43.8% woman, and 56.2% men.

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Occupations

46k
2020 Value
0.192%
1 Year growth
± 0.192%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO grew at a rate of 0.192%, from 46k employees to 46k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO, are Miscellaneous agricultural workers, including animal breeders (1,964 people), Driver/sales workers & truck drivers (1,898 people), and Elementary & middle school teachers (1,360 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

46k
2020 Value
0.192%
1 Year growth
± 0.192%

From 2019 to 2020, employment in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO grew at a rate of 0.192%, from 46k employees to 46k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO, are Elementary & secondary schools (3,614 people), Construction (3,513 people), and Animal production & aquaculture (2,484 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO, though some of these residents may live in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$40,193
Median earning men ± $960
$27,005
Median earning women ± $705

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2020 are Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($57,042), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($52,980), and Public Administration ($52,209).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2020 are Construction ($41,406), Public Administration ($39,326), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($36,726).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Colorado. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

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Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Colorado to other states, or from other states to Colorado.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $23.8B
  2. $20.7B
  3. $16.3B

In 2020, the top outbound Colorado product (by dollars) was Mixed freight with $23.8B, followed by Coal-n.e.c. ($20.7B) and Machinery ($16.3B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Colorado products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$221B
2020 Value in Colorado
$434B
Projected 2050 Value in Colorado
96.6% growth

In 2020, total outbound Colorado trade was $221B. This is expected to increase 96.6% to $434B by 2050.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Colorado to other states, or from other states to Colorado.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $10.3B
  2. $10.2B
  3. $9.13B

In 2020, the top outbound Colorado domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was California with $10.3B, followed by Texas with $10.2B and Wyoming and $9.13B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Colorado shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper are the senators currently representing the state of Colorado. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Colorado is currently represented by 7 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Colorado

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Michael Bennet
Senator from Colorado3
Assumed office on January 21, 2009
Appointed to the seat following the resignation of Ken Salazar, who had become Secretary of the Interior.
John Hickenlooper
Senator from Colorado2
Assumed office on January 3, 2021

Michael Bennet and John Hickenlooper are the senators currently representing Colorado.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Colorado

Colorado is currently represented by 7 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Colorado have changed over time starting in 2008.

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In 2020, universities in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO awarded 740 degrees. The student population of Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO in 2020 is skewed towards women, with 1,024 male students and 1,645 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO are White (492 and 68.3%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (134 and 18.6%), Black or African American (30 and 4.17%), and Unknown (29 and 4.03%).

The largest universities in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO by number of degrees awarded are Northeastern Junior College (530 and 71.6%) and Morgan Community College (210 and 28.4%).

The most popular majors in Northeast Colorado--Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO are Liberal Arts & Sciences (105 and 14.2%), Other Liberal Arts & Sciences, General Studies, & Humanities (70 and 9.46%), and Medium or Heavy Vehicle & Truck Technology (67 and 9.05%).

The median tuition cost in Northeast Colorado--Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO for a public four year colleges is $3,680 for in-state students and $15,102 for out-of-state students.

Enrollments by Gender and Races

In 2020 there were 2,669 students enrolled in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO, 38.4% men and 61.6% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 1,681 records, of which 63% were women and 37% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 55 degree-majors awarded
  2. 105 degree-majors awarded
  3. 70 degree-majors awarded

In 2020, the most common concentation for Associates Degree recipients in Northeast Colorado--Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO was General Studies with 55 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Associates Degree from schools in Northeast Colorado--Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO according to their major.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 530 degrees awarded
  2. 210 degrees awarded

In 2020, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Northeastern Junior College with 530 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

In 2020, 332 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO, which is 0.814 times less than the 408 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2020 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 492 degrees mean that there were 3.67 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 134 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Public, 2-year ($4,601) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2020.

Public, 2-year ($687) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2020.

Public, 4-year or above ($1,800) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

Measure

In 2020, 0.444% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 1.08% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population of Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO in 2020 were High School or Equivalent (29.3k), Some college (20.5k), and Secondary Education (13.7k).

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The median property value in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO was $178,400 in 2020, which is 0.776 times smaller than the national average of $229,800. Between 2019 and 2020 the median property value increased from $167,200 to $178,400, a 6.7% increase. The homeownership rate in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO is 68.4%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.4%.

People in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO have an average commute time of 19.4 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO is $52,749. In 2020, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO was Castle Rock Town PUMA, CO with a value of $128,989, followed by Parker Town & The Pinery PUMA, CO and Highlands Ranch & Chatfield Park PUMA, CO, with respective values of $116,680 and $113,596.

Property

$178,400
Median Property Value 2020
±$7,065
$28,038
Median Property Taxes
±$1,041

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

68.4%
Homeownership
2020
68%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2020

In 2020, 68.4% of the housing units in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 67.5%.

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Income by Location

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In 2020, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO was Castle Rock Town PUMA, CO with a value of $128,989, followed by Parker Town & The Pinery PUMA, CO and Highlands Ranch & Chatfield Park PUMA, CO, with respective values of $116,680 and $113,596.

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$52,749
Median Household Income
± $1,625
41k
Number of Households
± 1,279

In 2020, the median household income of the 41k households in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO grew to $52,749 from the previous year's value of $52,087.

The following chart displays the households in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

0.416
2020 Wage GINI in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO
0.417
2019 Wage GINI in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO

In 2020, the income inequality in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO was 0.416 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.382% decline from 2019 to 2020, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2020
  1. Drove Alone (74.8%)
  2. Carpooled (12.5%)
  3. Worked At Home (8.05%)

In 2020, 74.8% of workers in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (12.5%) and those who worked at home (8.05%).

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Commute Time

19.4 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO have a shorter commute time (19.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.9 minutes). Additionally, 3.17% of the workforce in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

12.3% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO (12.7k out of 103k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.8%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males 55 - 64, followed by Females 55 - 64 and then Males 35 - 44.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO is White, followed by Hispanic and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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90.8% of the population of Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO has health coverage, with 40.1% on employee plans, 22.3% on Medicaid, 13.4% on Medicare, 13.4% on non-group plans, and 1.53% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Colorado was $6,804 in 2014. This is a 5.13% increase from the previous year ($6,472).

Primary care physicians in Colorado see 1211 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.656% decrease from the previous year (1219 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1220 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 269 patients per year.

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Colorado, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,211 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Colorado

Primary care physicians in Colorado see an average of 1,211 patients per year. This represents a 0.656% decrease from the previous year (1,219 patients).

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Colorado across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2020, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 25.4% under 18 years, 19.6% between 18 and 34 years, 37.7% between 35 and 64 years, and 17.3% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 50.9% were men and 49.1% were women.

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Uninsured People

9.21%
Uninsured
40.1%
Employer Coverage
22.3%
Medicaid
13.4%
Medicare
13.4%
Non-Group
1.53%
Military or VA

Between 2019 and 2020, the percent of uninsured citizens in Eastern Plains Region PUMA, CO grew by 4.16% from 8.84% to 9.21%.

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