Fruita, CO has a population of 12,790 and is the 3,249th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,678 per sq mi which is 3270% higher than the Colorado average and 1752% higher than the national average. The median age in Fruita is 36 which is approximately equal to the Colorado average of 36. In Fruita, 57% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 91% speak English and 8% speak Spanish. 48% of Fruita residents were born in Colorado, 48% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 4% were foreign born.