StatisticFort CollinsColoradoNational
Population density (sq mi)2,8125691
Median age29.336.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%45%43%
Speak English90%83%79%
Speak Spanish5%12%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Fort Collins is 4922% higher than Colorado
  • The median age in Fort Collins is 20% lower than Colorado
  • In Fort Collins 88.58% of the population is White
  • In Fort Collins 1.47% of the population is Black
  • In Fort Collins 3.11% of the population is Asian

Compare Fort Collins, CO Demographics


      Fort Collins population breakdown by race

      RaceFort CollinsColoradoNational
      American Indian0.64%0.94%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.12%0.14%0.18%
      Mixed race4.01%3.43%3.06%
      Other race2.09%4.18%4.75%
      In Fort Collins, 11.4% 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

      Fort Collins age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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