StatisticDenverColoradoNational
Population663,3035,758,736328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)4,3275691
Median age34.236.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%45%43%
Speak English73%83%79%
Speak Spanish21%12%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Denver is 7626% higher than Colorado
  • The median age in Denver is 6% lower than Colorado
  • In Denver 76.95% of the population is White
  • In Denver 9.77% of the population is Black
  • In Denver 3.50% of the population is Asian

Compare Denver, CO Demographics

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      Denver population breakdown by race

      RaceDenverColoradoNational
      White76.95%84.28%73.35%
      Black9.77%4.09%12.63%
      Asian3.50%2.94%5.22%
      American Indian0.94%0.94%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.06%0.14%0.18%
      Mixed race3.42%3.43%3.06%
      Other race5.36%4.18%4.75%
      In Denver, 30.8% 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

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Denver age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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