Buena Vista demographics profile

StatisticBuena VistaColoradoNational
Population density (sq mi)7775091
Median age38.536.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)63%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%45%43%
Speak English98%83%79%
Speak Spanish1%12%13%
Buena Vista, CO has a population of 2,690 and is the 9,383rd largest city in the United States. The population density is 777 per sq mi which is 1460% higher than the Colorado average and 757% higher than the national average. The median age in Buena Vista is 39 which is approximately 6% higher than the Colorado average of 36. In Buena Vista, 63% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 98% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 47% of Buena Vista residents were born in Colorado, 51% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 1% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Buena Vista is 1460% higher than Colorado.
  • The median age in Buena Vista is 6% higher than Colorado.
  • In Buena Vista 98.62% of the population is White.
  • In Buena Vista 0.63% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Buena Vista 0.30% of the population is Asian.

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Buena Vista population breakdown by race

RaceBuena VistaColoradoNational
Black or African American0.63%4.09%12.63%
American Indian0.11%0.94%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.14%0.18%
Mixed race0.00%3.43%3.06%
Other race0.33%4.18%4.75%
In Buena Vista, 7.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Buena Vista, CO demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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