Population density (sq mi)1,2125691
Median age40.536.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1836%45%43%
Speak English95%83%79%
Speak Spanish4%12%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Empire is 2063% higher than Colorado
  • The median age in Empire is 11% higher than Colorado
  • In Empire 96.01% of the population is White
  • In Empire 1.33% of the population is Black
  • In Empire 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Empire, CO Demographics


      Empire population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.94%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.14%0.18%
      Mixed race1.99%3.43%3.06%
      Other race0.66%4.18%4.75%
      In Empire, 7.3% 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

      Empire age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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