StatisticBuena VistaColoradoNational
Population2,6905,758,736328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)7775691
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%

Key findings

  • The population density in Buena Vista is 1287% 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
  • In Buena Vista 0.30% of the population is Asian

Compare Buena Vista, CO Demographics

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      Buena Vista population breakdown by race

      RaceBuena VistaColoradoNational
      White98.62%84.28%73.35%
      Black0.63%4.09%12.63%
      Asian0.30%2.94%5.22%
      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.

      Household income distribution

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      Buena Vista age breakdown

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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).