Population density (sq mi)1,6785691
Median age36.436.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1852%45%43%
Speak English91%83%79%
Speak Spanish8%12%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Fruita is 2896% higher than Colorado
  • The median age in Fruita is equal to Colorado
  • In Fruita 94.46% of the population is White
  • In Fruita 0.14% of the population is Black
  • In Fruita 0.13% of the population is Asian

Compare Fruita, CO Demographics


      Fruita population breakdown by race

      American Indian1.88%0.94%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.05%0.14%0.18%
      Mixed race2.68%3.43%3.06%
      Other race0.66%4.18%4.75%
      In Fruita, 15.3% 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

      Fruita age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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